The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Management Server (SMS) skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Management Server (SMS) over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
Rank 428 432 420
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Contract jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 7 5 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.031% 0.021% 0.094%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.26% 0.25% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 16
Median daily rate £451 - £291
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 - £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £185 £320
% change year-on-year
+48.64% -42.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.03 £18.78
% change year-on-year
-8.03% +1.33%
Systems Management Server (SMS)
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 London region.

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
2663 2032 2180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.77% 8.70% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1744 1392 1443
Median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £293 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 42 48
Median hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -16.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £11.97 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £43.00 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+26.19% -6.66%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Systems Management Server (SMS) as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

Systems Management Server (SMS) Jobs Demand Trend in London

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Daily Rate Trend in London

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) across the London region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Systems Management Server (SMS) Daily Rate Histogram in London

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Hourly Rate Trend in London

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) within the London region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Systems Management Server (SMS).

1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Service Management
2 3 (33.33%) CRM
2 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) B2B
3 2 (22.22%) B2C
3 2 (22.22%) Office 365
4 1 (11.11%) LabVantage
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (11.11%) LogRhythm
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Yammer

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Skype
1 1 (11.11%) SNMP
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MSI
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Developer
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
2 2 (22.22%) SSIS Developer
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) ICT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) ICT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SCCM Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Life Science
2 1 (11.11%) LIMS
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) CRM
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
1 3 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) B2B
2 2 (22.22%) B2C
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) RAD
3 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) APMP
1 1 (11.11%) CEH
1 1 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (11.11%) CISM
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) CRISC
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) GIAC
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
1 1 (11.11%) MCSA
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (11.11%) SANS
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (11.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) AlienVault
3 1 (11.11%) Altiris
3 1 (11.11%) CA
3 1 (11.11%) LabVantage
3 1 (11.11%) LogLogic
3 1 (11.11%) LogRhythm
3 1 (11.11%) Lotus
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Siebel
3 1 (11.11%) VMware