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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
Rank 63 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 3 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.40% 1.33% -
As % of the Systems Management category 6.67% 13.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£270 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £400 £264
% change year-on-year
-32.50% +51.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.65 £26.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+110.00% +92.72%
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
45 59 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.02% 9.80% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 28 20
Average daily rate £310 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £228 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £450 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.75 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -15.53%

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 27 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (75.00%) Legato
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Altiris
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Build Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (75.00%) Legato
1 3 (75.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) Altiris
2 1 (25.00%) VMware