The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Management Server (SMS) skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire 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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
Rank 144 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.069% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.56% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £270 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.74% -28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.10 £55.65 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-71.06% +345.20%
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 Yorkshire region.

Systems Management Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
360 161 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.39% 6.28% 7.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 97 91
Average daily rate £450 £363 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £315 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 3
Average hourly rate £12.72 £13.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.19% -42.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.00 £15.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire - 2 - -
Systems Management Server (SMS)
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Bomgar
2 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) PDA
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Vista
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (66.67%) WebEx
2 2 (66.67%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (66.67%) Peregrine
2 2 (66.67%) Acrobat
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) MS Project
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Acrobat
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (66.67%) MS Project
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
1 2 (66.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (66.67%) WebEx
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) ICT Support
2 1 (33.33%) ICT Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) ICT Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Network Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (66.67%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Vista
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe
2 2 (66.67%) Bomgar
2 2 (66.67%) Peregrine
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) ProCurve
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) VMware