Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Systems Management Server (SMS) skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Systems Management Server (SMS) over the 6 months to 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 109 103
Rank change year-on-year -2 -6 -
Contract jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 7 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.37% 0.058% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.76% 0.81% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Bristol median daily rate £293 - £315
10th Percentile £170 - £231
90th Percentile £430 - £407
South West median daily rate £389 £479 £315
% change year-on-year -18.89% +52.06% -16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate £17.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £16.25 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year -26.14% - -

Systems Management Server (SMS) is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 254 124 196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 13.47% 7.23% 11.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 97 156
Bristol median daily rate £425 £372 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.25% -0.13% +6.43%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £274
90th Percentile £568 £530 £516
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 1
Bristol median hourly rate £18.50 £30.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.33% -25.00% +60.00%
10th Percentile £15.45 £27.50 £37.50
90th Percentile £47.00 £32.50 £42.50
South West median hourly rate £22.50 £38.75 £17.18
% change year-on-year -41.94% +125.59% -14.90%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Systems Management Server (SMS) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Management Server (SMS) in Bristol

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Management Server (SMS) in Bristol

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) in Bristol over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Systems Management Server (SMS) in Bristol

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Management Server (SMS) in Bristol

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Systems Management Server (SMS).

1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Veeam
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) SCCM
4 2 (28.57%) SCOM
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Office 365
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
5 1 (14.29%) OpenAM
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (14.29%) Mac OS
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) Support Officer
3 1 (14.29%) Information Governance Officer
3 1 (14.29%) Information Officer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) IT Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
1 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
1 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
1 1 (14.29%) DevOps
1 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
1 1 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
1 1 (14.29%) Service Management
1 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Veeam