The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Management Server (SMS) skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
Rank 71 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.13% - 0.41%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.00% - 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£258 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £275 £100
% change year-on-year
+16.36% +175.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+45.83% -
Systems Management Server (SMS)
Scotland

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

Systems Management Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
50 39 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.39% 5.91% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 20 29
Average daily rate £330 £313 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% +6.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £104 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £525 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £160.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.68% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £21.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+1.14% +14.47%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Altiris
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Release Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Build Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Altiris