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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Manager
Rank 539 554 542
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Manager 56 65 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 49 52
Median daily rate £425 £394 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% -7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £419 £403
% change year-on-year
-1.49% +4.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £22.85 £50.00 £26.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.31% +86.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 - £26.83
Systems Manager
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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
43594 48186 48136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.54% 94.94% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 28781 31160 30947
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1514 1892 2018
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -4 18 £485 +38.57% 6
South East +26 14 £538 +30.30% 5
North West +12 8 £294 -38.15% 5
East Midlands - 5 £388 - 1
South West +12 3 £400 +23.07% 3
West Midlands -17 3 £545 +40.64% 1
East of England +2 2 £525 +27.27%
Yorkshire +11 1 £450 -11.41% 2
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Systems Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 30 (25.64%) Finance
2 18 (15.38%) Project Management
2 18 (15.38%) SAP
3 16 (13.68%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (13.68%) People Management
4 15 (12.82%) Microsoft
4 15 (12.82%) Change Management
5 14 (11.97%) Logistics
6 12 (10.26%) Management Information System
6 12 (10.26%) SQL
7 11 (9.40%) SQL Server
7 11 (9.40%) PRINCE2
7 11 (9.40%) Data Modelling
7 11 (9.40%) Migration
7 11 (9.40%) Retail
7 11 (9.40%) Requirements Analysis
8 10 (8.55%) VMware
8 10 (8.55%) Telecoms
8 10 (8.55%) ITIL
8 10 (8.55%) Windows
9 9 (7.69%) Oracle
9 9 (7.69%) Security Cleared
10 8 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (6.84%) Information Management
10 8 (6.84%) MS Excel
10 8 (6.84%) VB
10 8 (6.84%) Data Centre
11 7 (5.98%) Active Directory
11 7 (5.98%) Firewall
12 6 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint

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 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.71%) IIS
2 2 (1.71%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.85%) Apache
3 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (6.84%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (5.13%) MS Project
3 1 (0.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.85%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.85%) Lorenzo
2 1 (0.85%) Postilion
2 1 (0.85%) SAP WM
2 1 (0.85%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.42%) IaaS
2 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.71%) Office 365
3 2 (1.71%) SaaS
4 1 (0.85%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.98%) Firewall
2 5 (4.27%) LAN
2 5 (4.27%) WAN
3 3 (2.56%) DNS
3 3 (2.56%) MPLS
3 3 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (1.71%) Internet
4 2 (1.71%) Intranet
4 2 (1.71%) SAN
4 2 (1.71%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.85%) Broadband
5 1 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.85%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.85%) LDAP
5 1 (0.85%) Network Security
5 1 (0.85%) SMTP
5 1 (0.85%) SNMP
5 1 (0.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.40%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.56%) Power BI
3 3 (2.56%) PowerPivot
3 3 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.71%) ActiveReports
4 2 (1.71%) Electronic Patient Records
4 2 (1.71%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.71%) MySQL
5 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.85%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (0.85%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) MSI
General
1 30 (25.64%) Finance
2 11 (9.40%) Retail
3 10 (8.55%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.13%) Marketing
5 4 (3.42%) Banking
6 3 (2.56%) Legal
7 2 (1.71%) Electronics
7 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.71%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.85%) Back Office
8 1 (0.85%) Billing
8 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.85%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.85%) German Language
8 1 (0.85%) Local Government
8 1 (0.85%) Military
8 1 (0.85%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.56%) Web Services
2 2 (1.71%) HTML
3 1 (0.85%) .NET
3 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.85%) CSS
3 1 (0.85%) jQuery
3 1 (0.85%) Middleware
3 1 (0.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.26%) Management Information System
2 8 (6.84%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.42%) NHS
4 3 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.56%) Clustering
4 3 (2.56%) FlexPod
5 2 (1.71%) CESG
5 2 (1.71%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.71%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.71%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.71%) PMI
5 2 (1.71%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.71%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.85%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.85%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.85%) EPoS
6 1 (0.85%) Statistics
6 1 (0.85%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.55%) Windows
2 5 (4.27%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.71%) Linux
5 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.85%) Unix
5 1 (0.85%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.38%) Project Management
2 16 (13.68%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (13.68%) People Management
3 15 (12.82%) Change Management
4 14 (11.97%) Logistics
5 11 (9.40%) Data Modelling
5 11 (9.40%) Migration
5 11 (9.40%) PRINCE2
5 11 (9.40%) Requirements Analysis
6 10 (8.55%) ITIL
7 8 (6.84%) Information Management
8 6 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (5.13%) Project Planning
8 6 (5.13%) Service Delivery
9 5 (4.27%) Data Migration
9 5 (4.27%) E-Commerce
9 5 (4.27%) ETL
9 5 (4.27%) Financial Analysis
9 5 (4.27%) SDLC
9 5 (4.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.26%) SQL
2 8 (6.84%) VB
3 5 (4.27%) T-SQL
3 5 (4.27%) VBScript
4 4 (3.42%) VBA
5 3 (2.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.85%) C#
6 1 (0.85%) Perl
6 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.13%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.42%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.71%) ACCA
4 2 (1.71%) APMP
4 2 (1.71%) CIMA
4 2 (1.71%) ISEB
4 2 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.71%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.85%) CISSP
5 1 (0.85%) Degree
5 1 (0.85%) ECDL
5 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.85%) MCSA
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.85%) PMP
5 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.85%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (3.42%) SLA
3 3 (2.56%) QA
4 2 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.85%) COREP
5 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.85%) FINREP
5 1 (0.85%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.85%) RMADS
5 1 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.98%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.71%) vSphere
3 2 (1.71%) XenServer
4 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (4.27%) SCOM
2 3 (2.56%) SCCM
2 3 (2.56%) SCSM
3 1 (0.85%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.85%) Nessus
3 1 (0.85%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.85%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.85%) Puppet
3 1 (0.85%) vRealize
3 1 (0.85%) WSUS
3 1 (0.85%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 18 (15.38%) SAP
2 15 (12.82%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.55%) VMware
4 9 (7.69%) Oracle
5 6 (5.13%) Cisco
6 4 (3.42%) IBM
7 3 (2.56%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.56%) HP
7 3 (2.56%) RedPrairie
8 2 (1.71%) Citrix
8 2 (1.71%) EMC
8 2 (1.71%) Intel
8 2 (1.71%) Intel Security
8 2 (1.71%) NetApp
8 2 (1.71%) Sybase
8 2 (1.71%) Tableau
8 2 (1.71%) TSYS
9 1 (0.85%) Dell
9 1 (0.85%) Remedy
9 1 (0.85%) Symantec
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