The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Management Server (SMS) skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Management Server (SMS) over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
Rank 173 - 203
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 2 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.058% - 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.52% - 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Median daily rate £402 - £286
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £185 £320
% change year-on-year
+48.64% -42.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.03 £18.78
% change year-on-year
-8.03% +1.33%
Systems Management Server (SMS)
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
386 454 566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.22% 9.81% 9.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 359 387
Median daily rate £513 £439 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.87% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 14
Median hourly rate £27.50 £14.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.65% -19.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -11.11%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Systems Management Server (SMS) as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

Systems Management Server (SMS) Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) across the City of London region.

Systems Management Server (SMS) Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) across the City of London region.

Systems Management Server (SMS) Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Systems Management Server (SMS).

1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Altiris
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) APMP
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Yammer
2 1 (50.00%) Skype
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Spectrum Management
2 1 (50.00%) Office Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MSI
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) ICT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) ICT Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Office Automation
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) RAD
2 1 (50.00%) Spectrum Management
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) APMP
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Altiris
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Siebel
1 1 (50.00%) VMware