The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Management Server (SMS) skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
UK / Scotland
Rank - - 118
Contract jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £270
UK excluding London median daily rate £213 £306 £210
% change year-on-year
-30.61% +45.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £9.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
- -46.17%

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

Systems Management Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
188 265 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.28% 10.02% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 149 97
Median daily rate £388 £308 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.01% -9.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £190 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.43% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Median hourly rate £30.75 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Systems Management Server (SMS).

1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) AppSense
1 1 (100.00%) Altiris
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Altiris
1 1 (100.00%) AppSense
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware