The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 3 months to 22 March 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 107 122 116
Rank change year-on-year +15 -6  
Contract jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 2 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.11% 0.32% 0.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.90% 2.54% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £275 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% +8.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £210 £350 £250
% change year-on-year -40.00% +40.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.10 £38.33
% change year-on-year +2.48% -57.99%  

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

Systems Management Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 222 276 280
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 12.21% 12.69% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 177 149
Median daily rate £425 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 6
Median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% -11.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £16.27 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £52.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £23.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year -16.12% +8.13%  

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Systems Management Server (SMS) as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
Farnborough - 1 £275 -
Systems Management Server (SMS)
South East

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

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

1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 8 (80.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 6 (60.00%) Migration
4 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (50.00%) QA
5 5 (50.00%) MSI
5 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 4 (40.00%) MySQL
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle
6 4 (40.00%) Military
6 4 (40.00%) SCCM
7 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
7 3 (30.00%) VMware
7 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
7 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (30.00%) Open Source
7 3 (30.00%) VB
7 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
8 2 (20.00%) VBScript
8 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
8 2 (20.00%) Release Management
9 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (10.00%) WordPress

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) phpBB
1 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) IaaS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MSI
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (40.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Ajax
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Tika
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) LAMP
1 1 (10.00%) Smarty
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Migration
2 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Content Management
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) OWASP
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (30.00%) VB
3 2 (20.00%) VBScript
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (40.00%) SCCM
3 1 (10.00%) Piwik
3 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Zend