The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Management Server (SMS) skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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 30 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
Rank 69 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 59 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.62% 0.47% -
As % of the Systems Management category 14.11% 4.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 41 1 0
Median daily rate £240 £200 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £271 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-27.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.88 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £20.19 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+78.35% +30.22%
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 North East region.

Systems Management Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
418 91 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 25.64% 10.68% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 53 32
Median daily rate £283 £300 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.83% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £209 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £470 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +10.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 10 1
Median hourly rate £28.00 £12.36 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+126.62% -23.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.85 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+65.95% +10.52%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) across the North East region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Systems Management Server (SMS) Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -7 58 £246 - 3
Systems Management Server (SMS)
England

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 North East region with a requirement for Systems Management Server (SMS).

1 61 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 60 (98.36%) Windows
3 57 (93.44%) SCCM
4 55 (90.16%) DHCP
4 55 (90.16%) DNS
5 54 (88.52%) Active Directory
5 54 (88.52%) Software Delivery
6 51 (83.61%) XenApp
6 51 (83.61%) Citrix
6 51 (83.61%) AppSense
7 50 (81.97%) VMware
8 47 (77.05%) Microsoft App-V
9 37 (60.66%) XenServer
9 37 (60.66%) XenDesktop
10 34 (55.74%) Security Cleared
11 31 (50.82%) Windows Server
12 30 (49.18%) BPSS Clearance
12 30 (49.18%) Disclosure Scotland
13 28 (45.90%) Windows 7
14 26 (42.62%) SC Cleared
14 26 (42.62%) SQL
15 23 (37.70%) VBScript
16 22 (36.07%) ITIL
16 22 (36.07%) PowerShell
17 21 (34.43%) Computer Science
17 21 (34.43%) Degree
18 20 (32.79%) VB
18 20 (32.79%) T-SQL
18 20 (32.79%) MS Exchange
19 17 (27.87%) Windows Server 2003

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 20 (32.79%) MS Exchange
2 17 (27.87%) Exchange Server 2010
2 17 (27.87%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.92%) MS Office
2 3 (4.92%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 55 (90.16%) DHCP
1 55 (90.16%) DNS
2 10 (16.39%) 3G
2 10 (16.39%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (4.92%) SNMP
3 3 (4.92%) SSL
3 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (27.87%) MSI
Job Titles
1 15 (24.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 14 (22.95%) Desktop Engineer
3 8 (13.11%) Desktop Support
4 7 (11.48%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (9.84%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 5 (8.20%) Build Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.92%) Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) SCCM Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
8 2 (3.28%) Software Consultant
9 1 (1.64%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 1 (1.64%) 2nd Line Technical Support
9 1 (1.64%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
9 1 (1.64%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 1 (1.64%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
9 1 (1.64%) Active Directory Engineer
9 1 (1.64%) Infrastructure Support
9 1 (1.64%) Software Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (34.43%) Computer Science
2 10 (16.39%) Fat Client
2 10 (16.39%) Thin Client
3 4 (6.56%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (6.56%) Replication
4 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.64%) AS400
5 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.64%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 60 (98.36%) Windows
2 31 (50.82%) Windows Server
3 28 (45.90%) Windows 7
4 17 (27.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (21.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.92%) Windows 10
6 3 (4.92%) Windows 8
6 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.64%) HPUX
7 1 (1.64%) Linux
7 1 (1.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (88.52%) Software Delivery
2 22 (36.07%) ITIL
3 17 (27.87%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 17 (27.87%) Software Distribution
4 7 (11.48%) Unit Testing
5 4 (6.56%) Escalation Management
5 4 (6.56%) Incident Management
5 4 (6.56%) Problem Management
5 4 (6.56%) Server Building
6 3 (4.92%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.64%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.64%) ITSM
7 1 (1.64%) Network Management
7 1 (1.64%) Project Management
7 1 (1.64%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.64%) SAP Security
7 1 (1.64%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.64%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (42.62%) SQL
2 23 (37.70%) VBScript
3 22 (36.07%) PowerShell
4 20 (32.79%) T-SQL
4 20 (32.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (55.74%) Security Cleared
2 30 (49.18%) BPSS Clearance
3 26 (42.62%) SC Cleared
4 21 (34.43%) Degree
5 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (4.92%) MCSA
7 2 (3.28%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.64%) CCNA
8 1 (1.64%) CCNP
8 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.64%) MCDBA
8 1 (1.64%) MCP
8 1 (1.64%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (49.18%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (6.56%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (88.52%) Active Directory
2 51 (83.61%) XenApp
3 47 (77.05%) Microsoft App-V
4 37 (60.66%) XenDesktop
4 37 (60.66%) XenServer
5 17 (27.87%) Hyper-V
6 7 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 57 (93.44%) SCCM
2 7 (11.48%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (4.92%) WSUS
4 1 (1.64%) OpenView
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 51 (83.61%) AppSense
2 51 (83.61%) Citrix
3 50 (81.97%) VMware
4 10 (16.39%) ThinPrint
5 7 (11.48%) Altiris
6 5 (8.20%) HP
7 2 (3.28%) SAP
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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