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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Management Server (SMS) over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
North West / Manchester
Rank 94 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.073% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.78% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £150 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £211 £306 £270
% change year-on-year
-31.02% +13.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £9.00 £55.65
% change year-on-year
- -83.82%

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
128 136 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 9.40% 7.30% 5.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 60 52
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £295 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £432 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £24.25 £12.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.08% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 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)
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Systems Management Server (SMS).

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) WebEx
2 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (50.00%) WebEx
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) BMC
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy