The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Management Server (SMS) skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Management Server (SMS) over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
Rank - 48 28
Contract jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 0 5 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 1.10% 4.86%
As % of the Systems Management category - 13.51% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 13
Average daily rate
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- £90 £99
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £273 £150
% change year-on-year
+19.26% +81.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +85.18%
Systems Management Server (SMS)
East of England

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

Systems Management Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
31 37 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 6.31% 8.13% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 38
Average daily rate £350 £340 £214
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +59.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £90 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 7
Average hourly rate £15.50 £25.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.00% +150.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +5.12%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Systems Management Server (SMS) Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) within the Essex region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
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Chelmsford - - - -
Systems Management Server (SMS)
East of England

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Systems Management Server (SMS) also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Systems Management Server (SMS).

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) OVSD
1 2 (100.00%) MCDST
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) Local Government

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Systems Management Server (SMS) also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Systems Management Server (SMS). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (50.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView
1 2 (100.00%) OVSD
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee