Period
to 17 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 17 October 2019 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 111 137 138
Rank change year-on-year +26 +1 -
Contract jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 1 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.053% 0.40% 0.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.38% 2.97% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 6
East Midlands median daily rate £120 £300 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -60.00% -2.04% -
England median daily rate £250 £325 £333
% change year-on-year -23.08% -2.26% +38.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
East Midlands median hourly rate - £15.07 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.33% -
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 264 370 236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.08% 13.48% 7.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 241 154
East Midlands median daily rate £380 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.80% +12.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £150 £225 £235
90th Percentile £540 £550 £513
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 20 13
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £17.14 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.13% +20.67% -24.27%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.31 £10.77
90th Percentile £42.13 £21.00 £20.25
England median hourly rate £20.11 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +14.89% - -22.22%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Management Server (SMS) in the East Midlands

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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Management Server (SMS) in the East Midlands

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

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Management Server (SMS) in the East Midlands

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +4 1 £120 -56.36%
Systems Management Server (SMS)
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Systems Management Server (SMS).

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) NDS
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Novell
1 1 (100.00%) Peregrine
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WebEx
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) NDS
1 1 (100.00%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Bomgar
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Novell
1 1 (100.00%) Peregrine
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy