Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 11 December 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)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 62 58
Rank change year-on-year +12 -4 +20
Contract jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 15 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.02% 0.43% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.64% 6.82% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Cambridge median daily rate £114 £315 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -63.89% - -
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £114 £315 -
% change year-on-year -63.89% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 1
Cambridge median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.45% -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.38
% change year-on-year - +0.72% -

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 Cambridge with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 110 44 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 14.80% 6.26% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 24 21
Cambridge median daily rate £475 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% -12.50% -3.61%
10th Percentile £375 £143 £225
90th Percentile £588 £525 £600
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £460 £351 £400
% change year-on-year +31.05% -12.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 5
Cambridge median hourly rate £17.50 £16.63 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.23% +0.79% -72.50%
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £16.63 £16.50
% change year-on-year +5.23% +0.79% -14.29%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Systems Management Server (SMS).

1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 15 (100.00%) SCCM
1 15 (100.00%) Office 365
1 15 (100.00%) Software Deployment
2 14 (93.33%) Mac OS
2 14 (93.33%) Apple iOS
2 14 (93.33%) Apple
3 13 (86.67%) OneDrive
4 12 (80.00%) Windows 10
5 11 (73.33%) ServiceNow
6 10 (66.67%) Asset Management
7 7 (46.67%) ITSM
7 7 (46.67%) A+ Certification
7 7 (46.67%) Matrix Organization
8 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (33.33%) Marketing
8 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
10 2 (13.33%) SLA
10 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
11 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
11 1 (6.67%) User Experience

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (100.00%) Office 365
2 13 (86.67%) OneDrive
General
1 5 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Support Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) IT Support
3 4 (26.67%) IT Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) IT Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Support
5 2 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
5 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Customer Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Mac Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Support
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Apple iOS
2 14 (93.33%) Mac OS
3 12 (80.00%) Windows 10
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Software Deployment
2 10 (66.67%) Asset Management
3 7 (46.67%) ITSM
3 7 (46.67%) Matrix Organization
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) A+ Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (93.33%) Apple
3 11 (73.33%) ServiceNow