The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Systems Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Manager
UK / England
Rank 520 513 520
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Manager 57 76 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 45 51
Median daily rate £513 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.58% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £235 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £26.67
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £26.67
% change year-on-year
-38.88% +68.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39800 44770 45194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.70% 95.09% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 26166 29219 28232
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1406 1507 1784
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Systems Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Systems Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Systems Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Systems Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Systems Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Systems Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Systems Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Systems Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Systems Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
London +4 24 £513 +6.77% 3
South East +26 19 £550 +29.41% 9
South West +3 5 £325 - 4
East Midlands -3 3 £700 +27.27% 1
East of England -4 3 £425 -32.00% 5
Systems Manager
UK

Systems Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 England region featuring Systems Manager in the job title.

1 30 (26.32%) Finance
2 27 (23.68%) Project Management
3 12 (10.53%) VMware
3 12 (10.53%) SQL
3 12 (10.53%) PRINCE2
3 12 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (9.65%) SAP
4 11 (9.65%) ERP
4 11 (9.65%) Telecoms
5 10 (8.77%) ITIL
6 9 (7.89%) Oracle
6 9 (7.89%) SQL Server
6 9 (7.89%) Microsoft
6 9 (7.89%) Firewall
6 9 (7.89%) Management Information System
6 9 (7.89%) Data Centre
7 8 (7.02%) IaaS
7 8 (7.02%) Retail
7 8 (7.02%) Business Analysis
7 8 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (7.02%) Migration
7 8 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (7.02%) LAN
7 8 (7.02%) WAN
7 8 (7.02%) Windows
8 7 (6.14%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (6.14%) Cisco
8 7 (6.14%) SaaS
8 7 (6.14%) SDLC
9 6 (5.26%) Remote Desktop

Systems Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 3 (2.63%) CMS
2 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.88%) IIS
2 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.75%) MS Project
3 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.88%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.88%) Lorenzo
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.88%) Postilion
2 1 (0.88%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.88%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.88%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.88%) SAP WM
2 1 (0.88%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.02%) IaaS
2 7 (6.14%) SaaS
3 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.75%) ServiceMax
3 2 (1.75%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.88%) Office 365
4 1 (0.88%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.89%) Firewall
2 8 (7.02%) LAN
2 8 (7.02%) WAN
3 6 (5.26%) MPLS
3 6 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (2.63%) Intranet
5 2 (1.75%) Broadband
5 2 (1.75%) SAN
6 1 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.88%) DNS
6 1 (0.88%) LDAP
6 1 (0.88%) NAS
6 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.14%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.63%) EDRMS
4 3 (2.63%) Power BI
4 3 (2.63%) PowerPivot
4 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.88%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (0.88%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.88%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (2.63%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (0.88%) MSI
General
1 30 (26.32%) Finance
2 11 (9.65%) Telecoms
3 8 (7.02%) Retail
4 5 (4.39%) Marketing
5 4 (3.51%) Banking
5 4 (3.51%) Legal
6 3 (2.63%) Billing
7 2 (1.75%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.88%) Back Office
8 1 (0.88%) Electronics
8 1 (0.88%) Front Office
8 1 (0.88%) German Language
8 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.88%) Local Government
8 1 (0.88%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.88%) Military
8 1 (0.88%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.63%) Web Services
2 2 (1.75%) Middleware
3 1 (0.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.89%) Data Centre
1 9 (7.89%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.26%) FlexPod
3 5 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.63%) NHS
5 2 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.75%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.75%) PMI
5 2 (1.75%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.75%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.88%) CESG
6 1 (0.88%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (0.88%) Clustering
6 1 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.88%) EPoS
6 1 (0.88%) FMCG
6 1 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.02%) Windows
2 2 (1.75%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.88%) Linux
3 1 (0.88%) Unix
3 1 (0.88%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (23.68%) Project Management
2 12 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (10.53%) PRINCE2
3 11 (9.65%) ERP
4 10 (8.77%) ITIL
5 8 (7.02%) Business Analysis
5 8 (7.02%) Migration
5 8 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (6.14%) SDLC
7 6 (5.26%) Analytics
7 6 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (5.26%) Data Protection
8 5 (4.39%) Change Management
8 5 (4.39%) CRM
8 5 (4.39%) Data Migration
8 5 (4.39%) E-Commerce
8 5 (4.39%) Service Delivery
8 5 (4.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (3.51%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.53%) SQL
2 4 (3.51%) Java
2 4 (3.51%) T-SQL
2 4 (3.51%) VB
2 4 (3.51%) VBScript
3 3 (2.63%) VBA
4 2 (1.75%) Perl
4 2 (1.75%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.88%) Python
5 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (3.51%) PMI Certification
1 4 (3.51%) PMP
1 4 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 4 (3.51%) SC Cleared
1 4 (3.51%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.63%) APMP
3 2 (1.75%) ACCA
3 2 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.75%) CIMA
3 2 (1.75%) ISEB
4 1 (0.88%) CISSP
4 1 (0.88%) CLAS
4 1 (0.88%) Degree
4 1 (0.88%) ECDL
4 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.88%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.39%) PMO
2 4 (3.51%) QA
3 3 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.75%) SLA
4 2 (1.75%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.88%) RMADS
5 1 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.51%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.75%) XenServer
4 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.75%) SCOM
2 1 (0.88%) Nessus
2 1 (0.88%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (10.53%) VMware
2 11 (9.65%) SAP
3 9 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.89%) Oracle
4 7 (6.14%) Cisco
5 3 (2.63%) Citrix
5 3 (2.63%) NetApp
5 3 (2.63%) RedPrairie
6 2 (1.75%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.75%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.75%) Tableau
6 2 (1.75%) Workday
7 1 (0.88%) Charles River
7 1 (0.88%) Epicor
7 1 (0.88%) HP
7 1 (0.88%) IBM
7 1 (0.88%) McKesson
7 1 (0.88%) Reuters
7 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.88%) Symantec
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £Market Rate DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £150 - £200 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago