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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Manager
Rank 567 549 466
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -83
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Manager 63 66 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.13% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 44 79
Median daily rate £450 £420 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £613 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
+18.33% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
47342 48920 45504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.83% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 31086 31590 28112
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1402 1847 1880
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.61 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

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 July 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 July 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
South East +13 29 £475 +35.71% 6
North West +4 10 £300 -29.41% 2
East Midlands +10 9 £500 - 2
London -22 8 £463 +3.93% 9
Yorkshire +5 4 £418 +33.60% 4
South West -1 2 - - 1
West Midlands -27 1 £300 -33.33% 2
North East - 1 £380 - 1
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Systems Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 38 (23.46%) Finance
2 24 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (14.81%) Project Management
2 24 (14.81%) ITIL
3 23 (14.20%) Windows
3 23 (14.20%) Active Directory
4 19 (11.73%) VMware
5 16 (9.88%) Management Information System
5 16 (9.88%) Change Management
5 16 (9.88%) Microsoft
5 16 (9.88%) SQL
6 15 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (8.02%) People Management
7 13 (8.02%) Security Cleared
8 12 (7.41%) PRINCE2
8 12 (7.41%) DNS
8 12 (7.41%) SC Cleared
9 11 (6.79%) EMC
9 11 (6.79%) Red Hat
9 11 (6.79%) Linux
9 11 (6.79%) Oracle
9 11 (6.79%) SQL Server
9 11 (6.79%) Legal
10 10 (6.17%) VMware ESX
10 10 (6.17%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (6.17%) .NET
10 10 (6.17%) SAP
10 10 (6.17%) SCOM
10 10 (6.17%) EMC VNX
11 9 (5.56%) Web Services

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 4 (2.47%) MS Exchange
1 4 (2.47%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.85%) Apache
2 3 (1.85%) CMS
2 3 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.62%) IIS
3 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (3.09%) MS Office
2 4 (2.47%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.23%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.62%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (4.94%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.62%) Academy Housing
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.62%) HFM
2 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.62%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.85%) Office 365
2 2 (1.23%) IaaS
2 2 (1.23%) SaaS
3 1 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.41%) DNS
2 6 (3.70%) LAN
2 6 (3.70%) SSL
2 6 (3.70%) WAN
3 3 (1.85%) iSCSI
4 2 (1.23%) DHCP
5 1 (0.62%) Broadband
5 1 (0.62%) Internet
5 1 (0.62%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.62%) SAN
5 1 (0.62%) SMTP
5 1 (0.62%) SNMP
5 1 (0.62%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.47%) MySQL
3 3 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.85%) QlikView
4 2 (1.23%) GIS
4 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.62%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.62%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (0.62%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.62%) IDOL
5 1 (0.62%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 38 (23.46%) Finance
2 11 (6.79%) Legal
3 9 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.94%) Law
5 5 (3.09%) Local Government
6 4 (2.47%) Banking
6 4 (2.47%) Games
6 4 (2.47%) Retail
7 2 (1.23%) Billing
7 2 (1.23%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.23%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.62%) Electronics
8 1 (0.62%) Front Office
8 1 (0.62%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.62%) Marketing
8 1 (0.62%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.17%) .NET
2 9 (5.56%) Web Services
3 8 (4.94%) LAMP
4 5 (3.09%) CSS
5 2 (1.23%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.62%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.88%) Management Information System
2 10 (6.17%) EMC VNX
3 6 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.09%) NHS
5 4 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.85%) Clustering
6 3 (1.85%) Learning Management System
7 2 (1.23%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.23%) Equities
7 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.23%) Online Games
7 2 (1.23%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.62%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.62%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.62%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.62%) iPad
8 1 (0.62%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.62%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.62%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.20%) Windows
2 11 (6.79%) Linux
3 6 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.85%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.23%) CentOS
7 2 (1.23%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.62%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.62%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.62%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (14.81%) ITIL
1 24 (14.81%) Project Management
2 16 (9.88%) Change Management
3 13 (8.02%) People Management
4 12 (7.41%) PRINCE2
5 10 (6.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (4.32%) DevOps
6 7 (4.32%) Logistics
6 7 (4.32%) Migration
6 7 (4.32%) SDLC
6 7 (4.32%) Service Delivery
7 6 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (3.70%) ERP
7 6 (3.70%) Information Management
7 6 (3.70%) Open Source
7 6 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (3.70%) Service Management
8 5 (3.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (3.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.88%) SQL
2 4 (2.47%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.62%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (8.02%) Security Cleared
2 12 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.32%) Degree
3 7 (4.32%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.85%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.62%) CCNA
6 1 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.62%) Dell Certification
6 1 (0.62%) ISEB
6 1 (0.62%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.62%) MAPM
6 1 (0.62%) MCITP
6 1 (0.62%) MCTS
6 1 (0.62%) PMP
6 1 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.47%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) SLA
3 1 (0.62%) Data Quality
System Software
1 23 (14.20%) Active Directory
2 15 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.17%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.85%) NFS
4 3 (1.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (1.23%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.23%) XenApp
6 1 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.62%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (6.17%) SCOM
2 6 (3.70%) SCCM
3 5 (3.09%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.23%) MOM
4 2 (1.23%) OVSD
4 2 (1.23%) WMI
4 2 (1.23%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.62%) Check_MK
5 1 (0.62%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.62%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.62%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.62%) Nagios
5 1 (0.62%) Puppet
5 1 (0.62%) SCSM
5 1 (0.62%) vRealize
5 1 (0.62%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (11.73%) VMware
2 16 (9.88%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.79%) EMC
3 11 (6.79%) Oracle
3 11 (6.79%) Red Hat
4 10 (6.17%) SAP
5 9 (5.56%) Cisco
6 8 (4.94%) HP
7 7 (4.32%) iManage
8 5 (3.09%) Kronos
8 5 (3.09%) Pega
8 5 (3.09%) Veritas
9 4 (2.47%) Hyperion
10 3 (1.85%) Civica
10 3 (1.85%) Recommind
10 3 (1.85%) Symantec
11 2 (1.23%) arcserve
11 2 (1.23%) Capita
11 2 (1.23%) Dell
11 2 (1.23%) Mapinfo
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