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 24 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Manager
Rank 529 532 475
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -57
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Manager 88 77 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.17% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 52 53
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £301 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £418 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.79% -1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +94.99%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 £15.39
% change year-on-year
- +94.99%
Systems Manager
UK

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
46609 46602 46145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.75% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30764 29187 28941
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1328 1860 1972
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

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 24 May 2016.

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 24 May 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
London 0 37 £485 +10.85% 8
South East -4 28 £463 -2.63% 3
North West -4 10 £300 -14.28% 3
East Midlands +14 5 £438 +12.90% 1
Yorkshire +10 3 £385 -23.00% 1
South West -1 2 £450 +63.63% 1
North East - 2 £378 - 1
West Midlands -5 1 £425 - 1
Systems Manager
UK

Systems Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 England region featuring Systems Manager in the job title.

1 41 (24.55%) Finance
2 31 (18.56%) Project Management
3 25 (14.97%) ITIL
4 23 (13.77%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (13.77%) Windows
4 23 (13.77%) Microsoft
5 21 (12.57%) Active Directory
6 19 (11.38%) SQL
7 18 (10.78%) VMware
8 16 (9.58%) Management Information System
9 15 (8.98%) SQL Server
9 15 (8.98%) SC Cleared
9 15 (8.98%) Security Cleared
10 14 (8.38%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (7.78%) Oracle
11 13 (7.78%) Change Management
12 12 (7.19%) Legal
13 11 (6.59%) Linux
13 11 (6.59%) PRINCE2
13 11 (6.59%) HP
14 10 (5.99%) ERP
14 10 (5.99%) DNS
14 10 (5.99%) Red Hat
14 10 (5.99%) .NET
15 9 (5.39%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (5.39%) Service Delivery
15 9 (5.39%) Web Services
15 9 (5.39%) Cisco
15 9 (5.39%) EMC
15 9 (5.39%) VMware ESX

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 5 (2.99%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.40%) CMS
2 4 (2.40%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.20%) Apache
3 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (4.19%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.40%) MS Office
3 3 (1.80%) MS Project
3 3 (1.80%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (4.79%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.60%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.60%) HFM
3 1 (0.60%) Maximo
3 1 (0.60%) Primavera
3 1 (0.60%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.80%) Office 365
1 3 (1.80%) SaaS
2 2 (1.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.99%) DNS
2 8 (4.79%) LAN
2 8 (4.79%) WAN
3 5 (2.99%) SSL
4 3 (1.80%) DHCP
4 3 (1.80%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.60%) Broadband
5 1 (0.60%) Firewall
5 1 (0.60%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.98%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.40%) MySQL
3 3 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.80%) GIS
3 3 (1.80%) QlikView
4 2 (1.20%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.60%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (0.60%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.60%) IDOL
5 1 (0.60%) MS Access
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.80%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.60%) InstallShield
General
1 41 (24.55%) Finance
2 12 (7.19%) Legal
3 8 (4.79%) Law
3 8 (4.79%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.99%) Local Government
5 4 (2.40%) Banking
5 4 (2.40%) Games
5 4 (2.40%) Retail
6 2 (1.20%) Front Office
6 2 (1.20%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.60%) Back Office
7 1 (0.60%) Billing
7 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.60%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.99%) .NET
2 9 (5.39%) Web Services
3 8 (4.79%) LAMP
4 5 (2.99%) CSS
5 3 (1.80%) SOAP
5 3 (1.80%) Software Packaging
5 3 (1.80%) XML
5 3 (1.80%) XML Messaging
6 2 (1.20%) Middleware
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.58%) Management Information System
2 9 (5.39%) EMC VNX
3 6 (3.59%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.99%) NHS
5 3 (1.80%) Biometrics
6 2 (1.20%) Equities
6 2 (1.20%) iPad
6 2 (1.20%) Learning Management System
6 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.20%) Online Games
6 2 (1.20%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.60%) Chemistry
7 1 (0.60%) Clustering
7 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.60%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.60%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.60%) STB
7 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (13.77%) Windows
2 11 (6.59%) Linux
3 5 (2.99%) Unix
3 5 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.20%) CentOS
5 2 (1.20%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.20%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.60%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (18.56%) Project Management
2 25 (14.97%) ITIL
3 23 (13.77%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (7.78%) Change Management
5 11 (6.59%) PRINCE2
6 10 (5.99%) ERP
7 9 (5.39%) Service Delivery
7 9 (5.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (5.39%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (4.79%) Service Management
9 7 (4.19%) Information Management
9 7 (4.19%) Migration
9 7 (4.19%) Risk Management
10 6 (3.59%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (3.59%) CRM
10 6 (3.59%) DevOps
10 6 (3.59%) People Management
10 6 (3.59%) Supplier Management
10 6 (3.59%) Workflow
11 5 (2.99%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (11.38%) SQL
2 4 (2.40%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.60%) C
3 1 (0.60%) Java
3 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (8.98%) SC Cleared
1 15 (8.98%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.19%) Degree
3 5 (2.99%) ISEB
3 5 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.40%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.40%) ISEB Practitioner
4 4 (2.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.80%) CCNA
5 3 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.80%) MCITP
5 3 (1.80%) MCTS
6 1 (0.60%) CISM
6 1 (0.60%) CISSP
6 1 (0.60%) Dell Certification
6 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.60%) MAPM
6 1 (0.60%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.40%) QA
2 3 (1.80%) SLA
3 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (12.57%) Active Directory
2 14 (8.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.39%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.80%) NFS
5 2 (1.20%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (1.20%) XenApp
6 1 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (4.19%) SCOM
2 5 (2.99%) SCCM
3 4 (2.40%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.20%) MOM
4 2 (1.20%) OVSD
4 2 (1.20%) WMI
5 1 (0.60%) Check_MK
5 1 (0.60%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.60%) Nagios
5 1 (0.60%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 23 (13.77%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.78%) VMware
3 13 (7.78%) Oracle
4 11 (6.59%) HP
5 10 (5.99%) Red Hat
6 9 (5.39%) Cisco
6 9 (5.39%) EMC
7 8 (4.79%) iManage
8 6 (3.59%) Pega
9 5 (2.99%) Kronos
9 5 (2.99%) SAP
10 4 (2.40%) Hyperion
10 4 (2.40%) Recommind
10 4 (2.40%) Veritas
11 3 (1.80%) Civica
11 3 (1.80%) Compaq
11 3 (1.80%) Terracotta
11 3 (1.80%) webMethods
12 2 (1.20%) arcserve
12 2 (1.20%) Capita
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