The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Hampshire region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
Rank 113 101 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 5 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.24% 0.52% -
As % of the Systems Management category 1.95% 4.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £320 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £320 £225
% change year-on-year
+0.78% +42.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £13.98
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +78.89%
Systems Management Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
256 191 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 12.41% 10.93% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 101 47
Average daily rate £330 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 8
Average hourly rate £189.00 £30.69 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+515.88% +53.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.69% +22.85%
Systems Management Server (SMS)
South East

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)
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Systems Management Server (SMS) Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Vacancies
Basingstoke - 1 £325 -
Hook - 1 £463 -
Andover - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Southampton - - - - 1
Farnborough - - - -
Systems Management Server (SMS)
South East

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
1 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
1 18 (94.74%) VMware
2 16 (84.21%) SCCM
3 15 (78.95%) HP
4 12 (63.16%) CA
4 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
5 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
5 11 (57.89%) Windows
6 10 (52.63%) MS Office
6 10 (52.63%) Citrix
6 10 (52.63%) SC Cleared
6 10 (52.63%) WSUS
6 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (52.63%) XenApp
7 9 (47.37%) SQL Server 2000
8 6 (31.58%) Client/Server
9 5 (26.32%) MOM
9 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (26.32%) SCOM
9 5 (26.32%) Clustering
9 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (26.32%) SAP Afaria
10 4 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
11 3 (15.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 3 (15.79%) Windows 2000
11 3 (15.79%) IIS
11 3 (15.79%) VBScript
11 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 3 (15.79%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) Documentum
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DHCP
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 9 (47.37%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) StarTeam
2 1 (5.26%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (5.26%) MSI
2 1 (5.26%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Wintel Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server Specialist
3 4 (21.05%) Server Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Packager
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Integration Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Wintel Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
1 1 (5.26%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Client/Server
2 5 (26.32%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.79%) Windows 2000
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
1 4 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
2 2 (10.53%) Validation
2 2 (10.53%) Fault Management
2 2 (10.53%) Network Management
3 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.26%) CRM
3 1 (5.26%) Software Deployment
3 1 (5.26%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) VBScript
1 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) Winbatch
2 1 (5.26%) VB
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
2 10 (52.63%) SC Cleared
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
2 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (52.63%) XenApp
3 1 (5.26%) vSphere
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 16 (84.21%) SCCM
2 10 (52.63%) WSUS
3 5 (26.32%) SCOM
3 5 (26.32%) MOM
3 5 (26.32%) SAP Afaria
4 3 (15.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (10.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (5.26%) HP SIM
6 1 (5.26%) Unicenter
6 1 (5.26%) ARCserve
6 1 (5.26%) WMI
6 1 (5.26%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (5.26%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
1 18 (94.74%) VMware
2 15 (78.95%) HP
3 12 (63.16%) CA
4 10 (52.63%) Citrix
5 3 (15.79%) Altiris
5 3 (15.79%) Lumension
6 2 (10.53%) Borland
7 1 (5.26%) Brocade