The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Management Server (SMS) skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - -
As % of the Systems Management category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £271 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-27.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £20.19 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+78.35% +30.22%
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 Merseyside region.

Systems Management Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
33 33 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 9.94% 8.55% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 2
Median daily rate £350 £270 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £65 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £350 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +14.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+73.39% +6.23%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside