The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Management Server (SMS) skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
Rank 91 - 78
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.071% - 0.42%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.67% - 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £176 £375 £160
% change year-on-year
-53.00% +134.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £26.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-47.16% +96.29%
Systems Management Server (SMS)
North West

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

Systems Management Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
60 78 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 4.27% 6.82% 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 44 39
Average daily rate £350 £225 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -25.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £135 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £385 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Average hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.23% -14.68%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 December 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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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
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Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) MS Project
3 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft