The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Manager
Rank 477 462 457
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Manager 75 86 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.20% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 42 21
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£425 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £314 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £524 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £313
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £26.67 £40.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +95.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.53 £32.00 £20.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.80 £48.00 £20.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.67 £40.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +95.12%
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
44070 42663 38287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.40% 92.51% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 27462 25710 22381
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1715 1832 2129
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Systems Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Manager in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 4 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -23 29 £400 -9.76% 10
South East -23 23 £425 +6.25% 10
West Midlands -6 6 £375 -34.78% 3
East of England +9 5 £450 - 2
North West -18 4 £378 +75.58% 3
South West -9 3 £375 - 5
East Midlands - 3 £438 - 5
Yorkshire -16 1 £425 +6.25% 1
South Coast - - - -
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Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Systems Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Systems Manager in their job title.

1 44 (27.16%) Finance
2 42 (25.93%) Project Management
3 23 (14.20%) SQL
4 19 (11.73%) Microsoft
4 19 (11.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (10.49%) PRINCE2
6 14 (8.64%) Legal
6 14 (8.64%) Windows
7 13 (8.02%) ERP
7 13 (8.02%) SCOM
8 12 (7.41%) ITIL
8 12 (7.41%) NHS
8 12 (7.41%) Management Information System
9 11 (6.79%) DNS
9 11 (6.79%) Security Cleared
10 10 (6.17%) DHCP
11 9 (5.56%) Agresso
11 9 (5.56%) Service Delivery
11 9 (5.56%) Change Management
11 9 (5.56%) Retail
11 9 (5.56%) SC Cleared
11 9 (5.56%) Business Analysis
12 8 (4.94%) Migration
12 8 (4.94%) Telecoms
12 8 (4.94%) Configuration Management
12 8 (4.94%) CRM
12 8 (4.94%) Oracle
13 7 (4.32%) SQL Server
13 7 (4.32%) SAP
13 7 (4.32%) MS Excel

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Systems Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Systems Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.62%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.62%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.62%) CMS
2 1 (0.62%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (0.62%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (4.32%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.47%) MS Office
3 3 (1.85%) MS Project
3 3 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (5.56%) Agresso
2 4 (2.47%) ResourceLink
3 3 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.23%) Oracle HRMS
4 2 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.23%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.62%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.47%) IaaS
2 3 (1.85%) SaaS
3 1 (0.62%) Taleo
3 1 (0.62%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.79%) DNS
2 10 (6.17%) DHCP
3 6 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.09%) SAN
5 4 (2.47%) VPN
6 3 (1.85%) Intranet
7 2 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.23%) SSH
7 2 (1.23%) SNMP
8 1 (0.62%) MPLS
8 1 (0.62%) DVB
8 1 (0.62%) Firewall
8 1 (0.62%) VLAN
8 1 (0.62%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.62%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.62%) EDRMS
3 1 (0.62%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.23%) Sahi
2 2 (1.23%) Selenium
3 1 (0.62%) JIRA
General
1 44 (27.16%) Finance
2 14 (8.64%) Legal
3 9 (5.56%) Retail
4 8 (4.94%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.32%) Billing
6 5 (3.09%) Local Government
7 4 (2.47%) Banking
7 4 (2.47%) Advertising
8 3 (1.85%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.85%) Back Office
9 2 (1.23%) Front Office
10 1 (0.62%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.62%) Law
10 1 (0.62%) Publishing
10 1 (0.62%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.70%) .NET
2 3 (1.85%) XML
3 1 (0.62%) Middleware
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.41%) NHS
1 12 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.85%) Clustering
3 3 (1.85%) FlexPod
4 2 (1.23%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.23%) Freedom of Information Act
4 2 (1.23%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (1.23%) EPoS
5 1 (0.62%) PMI
5 1 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.62%) DTV
5 1 (0.62%) GIS
5 1 (0.62%) STB
5 1 (0.62%) Replication
5 1 (0.62%) IVR
5 1 (0.62%) PACS
5 1 (0.62%) CMDB
5 1 (0.62%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.64%) Windows
2 7 (4.32%) Linux
3 4 (2.47%) UNIX
4 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.23%) AIX
4 2 (1.23%) Solaris
5 1 (0.62%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (25.93%) Project Management
2 19 (11.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (10.49%) PRINCE2
4 13 (8.02%) ERP
5 12 (7.41%) ITIL
6 9 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 9 (5.56%) Change Management
6 9 (5.56%) Business Analysis
7 8 (4.94%) Migration
7 8 (4.94%) Configuration Management
7 8 (4.94%) CRM
8 7 (4.32%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (4.32%) Workflow
8 7 (4.32%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (3.70%) Asset Management
10 5 (3.09%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (3.09%) E-Discovery
11 4 (2.47%) Line Management
11 4 (2.47%) Mentoring
11 4 (2.47%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 23 (14.20%) SQL
2 5 (3.09%) C
2 5 (3.09%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.85%) Perl
3 3 (1.85%) VBScript
4 2 (1.23%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.23%) C#
5 1 (0.62%) C++
5 1 (0.62%) Java
5 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (6.79%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.09%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (2.47%) Degree
5 3 (1.85%) VCP4
6 2 (1.23%) CIPD
6 2 (1.23%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.23%) HND
7 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.62%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.62%) ACCA
7 1 (0.62%) CIMA
7 1 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.62%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.85%) vSphere
2 3 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.23%) PowerHA
3 2 (1.23%) vCloud
3 2 (1.23%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (8.02%) SCOM
2 7 (4.32%) WMI
3 5 (3.09%) Tivoli
4 4 (2.47%) SCSM
4 4 (2.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (2.47%) MOM
5 2 (1.23%) Puppet
6 1 (0.62%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.62%) SCCM
6 1 (0.62%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.62%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 19 (11.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.94%) Oracle
3 7 (4.32%) SAP
3 7 (4.32%) NetApp
3 7 (4.32%) VMware
4 5 (3.09%) Cisco
4 5 (3.09%) Epicor
5 4 (2.47%) CA
6 3 (1.85%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.85%) IBM
6 3 (1.85%) BMC
7 2 (1.23%) Sage
7 2 (1.23%) Juniper
7 2 (1.23%) Lotus
7 2 (1.23%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.62%) Cognos
8 1 (0.62%) HP
8 1 (0.62%) Adobe
8 1 (0.62%) Murex
8 1 (0.62%) Red Hat
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