The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Management Server (SMS) skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
Rank 115 102 110
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Contract jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 9 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.40% 0.68% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.52% 5.76% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 2
Average daily rate
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£288 £400 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.12% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £345 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £463 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £343 £230
% change year-on-year
-27.00% +48.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £14.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+39.20% -51.66%
Systems Management Server (SMS)
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
256 243 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 11.42% 11.78% 9.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 125 92
Average daily rate £350 £351 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.28% +0.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £185 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £455 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 16
Average hourly rate £12.50 £31.50 £23.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.33% +31.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +16.27%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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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Basingstoke - 4 £275 -
Systems Management Server (SMS)
South East

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
3 13 (86.67%) Windows
4 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
5 11 (73.33%) SCCM
6 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (66.67%) VMware
6 10 (66.67%) SQL
7 9 (60.00%) Windows 7
8 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (46.67%) Oracle
10 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
10 6 (40.00%) VB
10 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
10 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
10 6 (40.00%) MS Office
11 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
11 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
12 4 (26.67%) DHCP
12 4 (26.67%) DNS
12 4 (26.67%) VBScript
12 4 (26.67%) DV Cleared
12 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
13 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (20.00%) Time Management
13 3 (20.00%) StarTeam
13 3 (20.00%) RHCA

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (13.33%) IIS
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Office
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (20.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) DHCP
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) StarTeam
2 2 (13.33%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.67%) Build Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Application Packaging
1 2 (13.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Open Source
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (60.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (20.00%) Time Management
1 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (20.00%) Coaching
2 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (6.67%) Software Deployment
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) VB
2 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (26.67%) VBScript
4 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) DV Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) RHCSA
4 3 (20.00%) CCNA
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (20.00%) RHCE
4 3 (20.00%) RHCA
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (13.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (13.33%) XenApp
4 2 (13.33%) vSphere
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 11 (73.33%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) Unicenter
2 2 (13.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (13.33%) ARCserve
3 1 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (6.67%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) Oracle
4 3 (20.00%) Borland
4 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix
5 2 (13.33%) CA
5 2 (13.33%) NetApp
5 2 (13.33%) Lumension
6 1 (6.67%) Altiris
6 1 (6.67%) Brocade