The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Systems Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Manager
Rank 115 108 120
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Manager 8 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.34% 0.16% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.18% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 6
Median daily rate £438 £350 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £350 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £384 £450
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -14.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Systems Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2179 2284 2349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.45% 92.77% 93.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1165 1142 1086
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 94 58
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.39% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £39.00 £32.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Systems Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Systems Manager in the job title.

Systems Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Systems Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Systems Manager across the Berkshire region.

Systems Manager Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Systems Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Manager across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Systems Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Systems Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Systems Manager across the Berkshire region.

Systems Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Systems Manager
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading -4 3 - -
Systems Manager
South East

Systems Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, Systems Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region featuring Systems Manager in the job title.

1 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) SDLC
3 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) SCOM
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) WMI
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) DHCP
4 2 (14.29%) DNS
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) Hyperion
4 2 (14.29%) MOM
4 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (7.14%) CESG
5 1 (7.14%) IVR
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management

Systems Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DHCP
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) GIS
General
1 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Biology
1 1 (7.14%) CESG
1 1 (7.14%) Chemistry
1 1 (7.14%) IVR
1 1 (7.14%) Life Science
1 1 (7.14%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Project Management
1 4 (28.57%) SDLC
2 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
2 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
4 1 (7.14%) High Availability
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) System Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) APMP
3 1 (7.14%) ISEB
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (14.29%) MOM
1 2 (14.29%) SCOM
1 2 (14.29%) WMI
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (7.14%) SCSM
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco
1 2 (14.29%) Hyperion
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) HP