The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Management Server (SMS) skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
Rank 58 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.57% 0.13% -
As % of the Systems Management category 7.55% 1.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £513 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £270 £390
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.10 £55.65 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-71.06% +345.20%
Systems Management Server (SMS)
Buckinghamshire

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

Systems Management Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
53 95 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 7.50% 12.06% 6.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 34 12
Average daily rate £300 £300 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £132 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £420 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £366 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +7.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £13.70 £30.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.33% +87.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.39% +2.38%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 4 (100.00%) CRM
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) JMS
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) SMTP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Sun
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) OpenView
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) StorageTek
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 4 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 4 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (100.00%) DoDAF
1 4 (100.00%) MODAF
1 4 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 4 (100.00%) NAS
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) JMS
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) CRM
1 4 (100.00%) DoDAF
1 4 (100.00%) MODAF
1 4 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 4 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) RUP
2 3 (75.00%) UML
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) CCSP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MCTS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) StorageTek
1 4 (100.00%) Sun
1 4 (100.00%) VMware