Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 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 > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 183 160 -
Rank change year-on-year -23 - +219
Contract jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 6 19 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.12% 0.43% -
As % of the Systems Management category 1.03% 4.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 0
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £387 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.82% - -
England median daily rate £325 £325 £250
% change year-on-year - +30.00% -23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 £14.41 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.34% - -
England median hourly rate £17.50 £14.46 £17.25
% change year-on-year +21.02% -16.17% +43.75%

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 581 471 624
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 11.95% 10.70% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 323 422
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.74% +1.18% +6.12%
10th Percentile £300 £192 £244
90th Percentile £616 £579 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 12
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £14.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.00% -14.89% +8.80%
10th Percentile £13.15 £10.93 £13.27
90th Percentile £27.95 £16.20 £17.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.14 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.13% -14.33% -

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 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 16 January 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
West Yorkshire -2 5 £438 -5.10%
North Yorkshire -5 1 £350 +27.27%
Systems Management Server (SMS)
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Systems Management Server (SMS).

1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (50.00%) GDPR
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Information Management
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Server Building
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (16.67%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (16.67%) SCCM

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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (16.67%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) GDPR Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) BPMN
1 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Business Process Modelling
1 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
1 1 (16.67%) Information Management
1 1 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Requirements Engineering
1 1 (16.67%) Server Building
1 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (16.67%) UML
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) GDPR
2 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle