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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Manager
Rank 559 573 499
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -74
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Manager 67 78 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.16% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 57 74
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £22.85 £26.25 £125.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.97% -79.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £26.25 £125.00
% change year-on-year
-12.97% -79.00%
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
46540 50073 48926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.64% 95.00% 93.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 30705 32541 30337
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1499 1918 1984
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £41.50 £37.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -8 24 £450 +8.43% 5
South East +23 15 £438 +14.37% 5
East Midlands +5 11 £500 +66.66% 3
North West +20 8 £244 -51.73% 3
South West +18 4 £475 -5.00% 3
West Midlands -22 2 £545 +9.00% 2
North East - 2 £400 -
Yorkshire +8 1 £450 +28.57% 2
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Systems Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 35 (26.52%) Finance
2 21 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (15.15%) Project Management
4 19 (14.39%) People Management
5 18 (13.64%) Microsoft
6 16 (12.12%) Change Management
7 15 (11.36%) SAP
7 15 (11.36%) Security Cleared
8 14 (10.61%) PRINCE2
9 13 (9.85%) Windows
9 13 (9.85%) Logistics
10 12 (9.09%) SC Cleared
10 12 (9.09%) Management Information System
11 11 (8.33%) ITIL
11 11 (8.33%) Active Directory
11 11 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
12 10 (7.58%) SCOM
12 10 (7.58%) Telecoms
12 10 (7.58%) VMware
13 9 (6.82%) Migration
13 9 (6.82%) SQL Server
13 9 (6.82%) SQL
14 8 (6.06%) Oracle
14 8 (6.06%) MS Excel
14 8 (6.06%) Unit4 Business World
14 8 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
15 7 (5.30%) Service Delivery
15 7 (5.30%) Linux
15 7 (5.30%) .NET
15 7 (5.30%) HP

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 2 (1.52%) Apache
1 2 (1.52%) IIS
1 2 (1.52%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.79%) MS Project
3 4 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.27%) MS Office
5 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (6.06%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.76%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.76%) HFM
2 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.76%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.52%) Office 365
2 2 (1.52%) SaaS
3 1 (0.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.55%) DNS
2 3 (2.27%) Firewall
3 2 (1.52%) DHCP
3 2 (1.52%) Internet
3 2 (1.52%) iSCSI
3 2 (1.52%) SAN
3 2 (1.52%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.76%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.76%) Intranet
4 1 (0.76%) LAN
4 1 (0.76%) Network Security
4 1 (0.76%) SMTP
4 1 (0.76%) SNMP
4 1 (0.76%) SSL
4 1 (0.76%) WAN
4 1 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.52%) ActiveReports
3 2 (1.52%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.52%) MySQL
4 1 (0.76%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (0.76%) GIS
4 1 (0.76%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 35 (26.52%) Finance
2 10 (7.58%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.55%) Retail
4 4 (3.03%) Banking
5 2 (1.52%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.52%) Legal
5 2 (1.52%) Local Government
5 2 (1.52%) Marketing
5 2 (1.52%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Back Office
6 1 (0.76%) Billing
6 1 (0.76%) Electronics
6 1 (0.76%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.76%) German Language
6 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Law
6 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.30%) .NET
2 3 (2.27%) CSS
3 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.76%) HTML
3 1 (0.76%) jQuery
3 1 (0.76%) LAMP
3 1 (0.76%) Web Services
3 1 (0.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.79%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.27%) Clustering
3 3 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.27%) NHS
4 2 (1.52%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.52%) EMC VNX
4 2 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.52%) Learning Management System
4 2 (1.52%) PMI
4 2 (1.52%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.52%) Taxonomies
4 2 (1.52%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.76%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.76%) Streaming Media
5 1 (0.76%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.85%) Windows
2 7 (5.30%) Linux
3 5 (3.79%) Windows Server
3 5 (3.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.76%) CentOS
6 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (15.15%) Project Management
3 19 (14.39%) People Management
4 16 (12.12%) Change Management
5 14 (10.61%) PRINCE2
6 13 (9.85%) Logistics
7 11 (8.33%) ITIL
7 11 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (6.82%) Migration
9 7 (5.30%) Data Modelling
9 7 (5.30%) Service Delivery
10 6 (4.55%) Information Management
10 6 (4.55%) SDLC
10 6 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (3.79%) Project Planning
12 4 (3.03%) CRM
12 4 (3.03%) DevOps
12 4 (3.03%) ERP
12 4 (3.03%) Integration Testing
12 4 (3.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.82%) SQL
2 4 (3.03%) VB
3 2 (1.52%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.52%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.52%) VBScript
4 1 (0.76%) C#
4 1 (0.76%) Perl
4 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (11.36%) Security Cleared
2 12 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (2.27%) Degree
4 3 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.52%) APMP
5 2 (1.52%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.76%) ACCA
6 1 (0.76%) CIMA
6 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) ISEB
6 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.76%) MAPM
6 1 (0.76%) MCSA
6 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.76%) PMP
6 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.52%) QA
2 2 (1.52%) SLA
3 1 (0.76%) COREP
3 1 (0.76%) FINREP
3 1 (0.76%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.76%) RMADS
System Software
1 11 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.52%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.52%) NFS
3 2 (1.52%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.52%) vSphere
4 1 (0.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (7.58%) SCOM
2 3 (2.27%) SCCM
2 3 (2.27%) SCSM
3 2 (1.52%) MOM
3 2 (1.52%) WMI
4 1 (0.76%) Check_MK
4 1 (0.76%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.76%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.76%) Nagios
4 1 (0.76%) Nessus
4 1 (0.76%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.76%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.76%) OVSD
4 1 (0.76%) Puppet
4 1 (0.76%) vRealize
4 1 (0.76%) WSUS
4 1 (0.76%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 18 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.36%) SAP
3 10 (7.58%) VMware
4 8 (6.06%) Oracle
5 7 (5.30%) HP
6 5 (3.79%) Cisco
6 5 (3.79%) Pega
7 4 (3.03%) IBM
8 3 (2.27%) EMC
9 2 (1.52%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.52%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.52%) Intel
9 2 (1.52%) Intel Security
9 2 (1.52%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.52%) Sybase
9 2 (1.52%) TSYS
10 1 (0.76%) 3PAR
10 1 (0.76%) hybris
10 1 (0.76%) MEDITECH
10 1 (0.76%) Veeam
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