Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 21 October 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 173 -
Rank change year-on-year -14 - +215
Contract jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 18 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.37% 0.28% -
As % of the Systems Management category 2.92% 2.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 0
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £431 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.79% - -
England median daily rate £325 £335 £250
% change year-on-year -2.99% +34.00% -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year - -37.50% +47.14%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 617 476 713
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.65% 11.21% 12.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 302 491
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £306 £199 £263
90th Percentile £600 £538 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £440
% change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 10
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.30 £12.50 £14.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.40% -14.89% -18.40%
10th Percentile £13.73 £9.25 £13.24
90th Percentile £36.28 £21.80 £17.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year - -22.22% +7.14%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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

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

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

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

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

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

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

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

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

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

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. 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
West Yorkshire -10 7 £388 -15.94%
South Yorkshire +5 6 £363 -24.68%
North Yorkshire -3 5 £350 +48.15%
Systems Management Server (SMS)
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Systems Management Server (SMS).

1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (27.78%) Windows
5 4 (22.22%) GDPR
5 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 3 (16.67%) .NET
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle
6 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
6 3 (16.67%) Finance
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (16.67%) Project Management
7 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.11%) MS Access
7 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
7 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
7 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
7 2 (11.11%) C#
7 2 (11.11%) SAP
7 2 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (11.11%) Use Case
7 2 (11.11%) Banking

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) Multicast
1 1 (5.56%) NAS
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (11.11%) MS Access
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Author
3 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) GDPR Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 2 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Author
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.56%) IT Technician
4 1 (5.56%) PMO Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Report Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Server Technician
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Reporting Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 2 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.56%) iSeries
3 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Solaris
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) Process Improvement
2 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
2 2 (11.11%) Use Case
3 1 (5.56%) Analytics
3 1 (5.56%) BPMN
3 1 (5.56%) Coaching
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (5.56%) Data Extraction
3 1 (5.56%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (5.56%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (5.56%) Line Management
3 1 (5.56%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (5.56%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (5.56%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.56%) VB
4 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) GDPR
2 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.56%) PMO
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) KVM
2 1 (5.56%) NFS
2 1 (5.56%) SRDF
2 1 (5.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) CyberArk
4 1 (5.56%) EMC
4 1 (5.56%) Intel
4 1 (5.56%) McAfee
4 1 (5.56%) NetApp
4 1 (5.56%) Remedy
4 1 (5.56%) Veritas
4 1 (5.56%) VMware