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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Manager
UK / England
Rank 519 546 503
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -43
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Manager 48 58 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 41 42
Median daily rate £538 £388 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.70% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £284 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £521 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £519 £419 £425
% change year-on-year
+23.88% -1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £35.37 £26.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 £26.83
% change year-on-year
- +67.72%

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
38645 44135 43796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.71% 94.90% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 25340 28509 27973
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 £255 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1325 1619 1749
Median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.57 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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
South East +15 17 £550 +29.41% 4
London -10 13 £550 +57.14% 7
South West +17 7 £400 +23.07% 2
East Midlands +10 4 £563 -
East of England +2 2 £463 -26.00% 2
North West +25 1 £325 -19.50% 3
Systems Manager
UK

Systems Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 32 (28.07%) Finance
2 20 (17.54%) Project Management
3 14 (12.28%) SAP
3 14 (12.28%) Microsoft
4 13 (11.40%) Data Centre
4 13 (11.40%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (10.53%) Migration
5 12 (10.53%) VMware
6 11 (9.65%) Firewall
6 11 (9.65%) Oracle
6 11 (9.65%) SQL Server
6 11 (9.65%) SQL
7 10 (8.77%) ITIL
7 10 (8.77%) Change Management
8 9 (7.89%) Management Information System
8 9 (7.89%) Data Modelling
8 9 (7.89%) People Management
9 8 (7.02%) IaaS
9 8 (7.02%) LAN
9 8 (7.02%) WAN
9 8 (7.02%) Cisco
9 8 (7.02%) PRINCE2
9 8 (7.02%) Windows
9 8 (7.02%) VB
9 8 (7.02%) Telecoms
9 8 (7.02%) Retail
9 8 (7.02%) Security Cleared
9 8 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (6.14%) Information Management
10 7 (6.14%) Logistics

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%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.88%) IIS
2 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (6.14%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (5.26%) MS Project
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%) Postilion
2 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.88%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.02%) IaaS
2 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.63%) SaaS
3 2 (1.75%) Office 365
3 2 (1.75%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.88%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.65%) Firewall
2 8 (7.02%) LAN
2 8 (7.02%) WAN
3 6 (5.26%) MPLS
3 6 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (1.75%) Intranet
5 1 (0.88%) Broadband
5 1 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.88%) DNS
5 1 (0.88%) Internet
5 1 (0.88%) LDAP
5 1 (0.88%) Network Security
5 1 (0.88%) SAN
5 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.63%) Power BI
4 3 (2.63%) PowerPivot
4 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.75%) ActiveReports
5 2 (1.75%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.75%) MySQL
6 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.88%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (0.88%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) MSI
General
1 32 (28.07%) Finance
2 8 (7.02%) Retail
2 8 (7.02%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.39%) Banking
3 5 (4.39%) Marketing
4 3 (2.63%) Legal
5 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.88%) Back Office
5 1 (0.88%) Electronics
5 1 (0.88%) German Language
5 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Local Government
5 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.88%) Military
5 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.63%) Web Services
2 2 (1.75%) HTML
3 1 (0.88%) .NET
3 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.88%) CSS
3 1 (0.88%) jQuery
3 1 (0.88%) Middleware
3 1 (0.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.40%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.26%) FlexPod
4 3 (2.63%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.63%) NHS
4 3 (2.63%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.75%) PMI
5 2 (1.75%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.88%) CESG
6 1 (0.88%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (0.88%) Clustering
6 1 (0.88%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.88%) EPoS
6 1 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.88%) Statistics
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 20 (17.54%) Project Management
2 13 (11.40%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (10.53%) Migration
4 10 (8.77%) Change Management
4 10 (8.77%) ITIL
5 9 (7.89%) Data Modelling
5 9 (7.89%) People Management
6 8 (7.02%) PRINCE2
7 7 (6.14%) ERP
7 7 (6.14%) Information Management
7 7 (6.14%) Logistics
8 6 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (5.26%) Data Migration
8 6 (5.26%) Service Delivery
8 6 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (4.39%) ETL
9 5 (4.39%) Financial Analysis
9 5 (4.39%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (4.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.65%) SQL
2 8 (7.02%) VB
3 4 (3.51%) T-SQL
3 4 (3.51%) VBA
3 4 (3.51%) VBScript
4 2 (1.75%) Perl
4 2 (1.75%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.75%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.88%) C#
5 1 (0.88%) Java
5 1 (0.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (7.02%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.51%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (2.63%) ISEB
5 2 (1.75%) ACCA
5 2 (1.75%) APMP
5 2 (1.75%) CIMA
5 2 (1.75%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.75%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.88%) CISSP
6 1 (0.88%) CLAS
6 1 (0.88%) Degree
6 1 (0.88%) ECDL
6 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.88%) MCSA
6 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.88%) PMP
6 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.88%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.39%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (3.51%) SLA
3 3 (2.63%) QA
4 2 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.88%) COREP
5 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.88%) FINREP
5 1 (0.88%) Government Security Classifications
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 6 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.63%) 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%) SCCM
1 2 (1.75%) SCOM
1 2 (1.75%) SCSM
2 1 (0.88%) Nessus
2 1 (0.88%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (12.28%) Microsoft
1 14 (12.28%) SAP
2 12 (10.53%) VMware
3 11 (9.65%) Oracle
4 8 (7.02%) Cisco
5 4 (3.51%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.63%) Citrix
6 3 (2.63%) IBM
6 3 (2.63%) NetApp
6 3 (2.63%) RedPrairie
7 2 (1.75%) HP
7 2 (1.75%) Intel
7 2 (1.75%) Intel Security
7 2 (1.75%) Sybase
7 2 (1.75%) Tableau
7 2 (1.75%) Workday
8 1 (0.88%) Avaya
8 1 (0.88%) Epicor
8 1 (0.88%) McKesson
8 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
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