The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Management Server (SMS) skills in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
England / South East
Rank 228 239 230
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Contract jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 12 14 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.17% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.58% 1.63% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 1
Median daily rate £270 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.92% -7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £211 £306 £270
% change year-on-year
-31.02% +13.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £16.10 £55.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -71.06%
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 South East region.

Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
758 861 1085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.59% 10.31% 11.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 506 537
Median daily rate £425 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 47 31
Median hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 £28.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% +55.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £15.78 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.59 £55.65 £55.65
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 the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South 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 South East

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

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

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

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

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

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

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
Hampshire +12 8 £270 -13.32% 1
Surrey +22 2 £210 -
Berkshire +12 1 - -
Buckinghamshire +1 1 - -
Systems Management Server (SMS)
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for Systems Management Server (SMS).

1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (78.26%) Windows
3 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
4 15 (65.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
6 12 (52.17%) Data Centre
7 11 (47.83%) Altiris
7 11 (47.83%) ITIL
8 10 (43.48%) Windows 7
9 9 (39.13%) DV Cleared
9 9 (39.13%) SQL
9 9 (39.13%) SAN
9 9 (39.13%) Migration
9 9 (39.13%) VMware
10 7 (30.43%) Intel Security
10 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (26.09%) MCITP
11 6 (26.09%) SCCM
11 6 (26.09%) Software Deployment
11 6 (26.09%) Server Building
11 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
12 5 (21.74%) Apache
12 5 (21.74%) Tomcat
12 5 (21.74%) Linux
12 5 (21.74%) J2EE
12 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
12 5 (21.74%) Unix
12 5 (21.74%) WebLogic
12 5 (21.74%) DMZ

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
2 5 (21.74%) Apache
2 5 (21.74%) Tomcat
2 5 (21.74%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) SAN
2 5 (21.74%) ADSL
2 5 (21.74%) DMZ
2 5 (21.74%) Firewall
2 5 (21.74%) LAN
2 5 (21.74%) MPLS
2 5 (21.74%) NAS
2 5 (21.74%) VoIP
2 5 (21.74%) WAN
2 5 (21.74%) WLAN
3 4 (17.39%) DHCP
3 4 (17.39%) DNS
3 4 (17.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MSI
General
1 3 (13.04%) Military
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Build Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Network Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Voice Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Test Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Active Directory Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared Deployment Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) IT Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Deployment Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Data Centre
2 5 (21.74%) Clustering
3 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Windows 7
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (21.74%) Linux
4 5 (21.74%) Unix
4 5 (21.74%) Windows Server
5 4 (17.39%) Solaris
5 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
7 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
7 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
7 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) ITIL
2 9 (39.13%) Migration
3 6 (26.09%) Server Building
3 6 (26.09%) Software Deployment
4 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
4 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
4 5 (21.74%) TOGAF
5 4 (17.39%) Presales
6 3 (13.04%) Integration Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Network Design
6 3 (13.04%) Open Source
7 2 (8.70%) Defect Management
7 2 (8.70%) IT Audit
7 2 (8.70%) Patch Management
7 2 (8.70%) Validation
8 1 (4.35%) Information Security
8 1 (4.35%) Release Management
8 1 (4.35%) Software Delivery
8 1 (4.35%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
2 4 (17.39%) VBScript
3 2 (8.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) DV Cleared
3 6 (26.09%) MCITP
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (17.39%) CCNA
4 4 (17.39%) CCNP
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (17.39%) MCSA
4 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
4 4 (17.39%) VCP4
4 4 (17.39%) VCP5
4 4 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (65.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (26.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (47.83%) Altiris
3 9 (39.13%) VMware
4 7 (30.43%) Intel Security
5 5 (21.74%) HP
6 4 (17.39%) Supermicro
7 3 (13.04%) Oracle
8 2 (8.70%) NetApp
8 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow
9 1 (4.35%) Apple
9 1 (4.35%) Sophos
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