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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Manager
Rank 523 450 459
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Manager 63 106 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.24% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 66 53
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£388 £438 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £475 £400
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +59.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 -
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
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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
46875 44412 41390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.50% 92.75% 92.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30107 27634 24617
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1774 1804 1984
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.76 £38.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -35 24 £475 +18.75% 12
South East -19 16 £350 -28.57% 4
East of England -8 7 £575 +17.94% 2
South West -8 6 £275 -29.03% 2
East Midlands -5 3 £319 -37.80% 2
West Midlands -1 2 - - 2
North West -19 2 £388 -5.19%
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Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 42 (30.00%) Project Management
2 40 (28.57%) Finance
3 25 (17.86%) PRINCE2
4 20 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 18 (12.86%) Microsoft
6 17 (12.14%) Programme Management
7 15 (10.71%) Change Management
7 15 (10.71%) MS Project
8 13 (9.29%) Windows
8 13 (9.29%) ITIL
8 13 (9.29%) MS Excel
8 13 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (7.86%) Security Cleared
11 10 (7.14%) SC Cleared
11 10 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
11 10 (7.14%) SQL
12 9 (6.43%) SQL Server
12 9 (6.43%) PMI Certification
12 9 (6.43%) VMware
12 9 (6.43%) Information Management
12 9 (6.43%) SCOM
13 8 (5.71%) Retail
13 8 (5.71%) Asset Management
13 8 (5.71%) Business Analysis
13 8 (5.71%) PMP
13 8 (5.71%) ERP
14 7 (5.00%) MS Office
14 7 (5.00%) SAP

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 5 (3.57%) IIS
2 2 (1.43%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (10.71%) MS Project
2 13 (9.29%) MS Excel
3 10 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (5.00%) MS Office
5 3 (2.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.57%) Maximo
2 2 (1.43%) Agresso
2 2 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.71%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.71%) Pegasus Opera
3 1 (0.71%) HFM
3 1 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.71%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.71%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.71%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.71%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.57%) IaaS
2 4 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.71%) SaaS
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.71%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.00%) DNS
2 6 (4.29%) VPN
3 5 (3.57%) DHCP
4 3 (2.14%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.43%) VoIP
5 2 (1.43%) Firewall
5 2 (1.43%) VLAN
5 2 (1.43%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.71%) SSH
6 1 (0.71%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.43%) JIRA
2 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.71%) MSTest
General
1 40 (28.57%) Finance
2 8 (5.71%) Retail
3 6 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.86%) Billing
5 3 (2.14%) Legal
6 2 (1.43%) Advertising
6 2 (1.43%) Banking
6 2 (1.43%) Local Government
7 1 (0.71%) Marketing
7 1 (0.71%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.71%) Publishing
7 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.71%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.86%) .NET
2 2 (1.43%) Web Services
2 2 (1.43%) XML
2 2 (1.43%) Middleware
3 1 (0.71%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 13 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.29%) NHS
4 3 (2.14%) Learning Management System
4 3 (2.14%) FlexPod
5 2 (1.43%) GIS
6 1 (0.71%) PMI
6 1 (0.71%) EPoS
6 1 (0.71%) Clustering
6 1 (0.71%) CMDB
6 1 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.29%) Windows
2 7 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.43%) Data ONTAP
4 2 (1.43%) Linux
5 1 (0.71%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (30.00%) Project Management
2 25 (17.86%) PRINCE2
3 20 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (12.14%) Programme Management
5 15 (10.71%) Change Management
6 13 (9.29%) ITIL
7 12 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (6.43%) Information Management
9 8 (5.71%) Asset Management
9 8 (5.71%) ERP
9 8 (5.71%) Business Analysis
10 7 (5.00%) Migration
10 7 (5.00%) Quality Management
11 6 (4.29%) Financial Analysis
12 5 (3.57%) Data Migration
12 5 (3.57%) Project Planning
12 5 (3.57%) Workflow
12 5 (3.57%) Systems Analysis
12 5 (3.57%) Data Management
12 5 (3.57%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.14%) SQL
2 6 (4.29%) VB
3 2 (1.43%) C
3 2 (1.43%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.71%) VBScript
4 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (7.86%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.43%) PMI Certification
4 8 (5.71%) PMP
5 7 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (2.86%) Degree
7 2 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.71%) IIBA
8 1 (0.71%) ACCA
8 1 (0.71%) CIMA
8 1 (0.71%) CIPD
8 1 (0.71%) MCP
8 1 (0.71%) MCSE
8 1 (0.71%) CCNA
8 1 (0.71%) ISEB
8 1 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.57%) SLA
2 3 (2.14%) QA
2 3 (2.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.14%) vSphere
3 3 (2.14%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.43%) vCloud
5 1 (0.71%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (6.43%) SCOM
2 4 (2.86%) SCCM
3 3 (2.14%) SCSM
4 2 (1.43%) SCOrch
4 2 (1.43%) MOM
4 2 (1.43%) WMI
5 1 (0.71%) Unicenter
5 1 (0.71%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (12.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.43%) VMware
3 7 (5.00%) SAP
4 6 (4.29%) Oracle
5 5 (3.57%) RedPrairie
6 4 (2.86%) Business Objects
6 4 (2.86%) BMC
6 4 (2.86%) CA
6 4 (2.86%) Epicor
7 3 (2.14%) NetApp
7 3 (2.14%) Cisco
7 3 (2.14%) Infor
8 2 (1.43%) Google
8 2 (1.43%) Sage
8 2 (1.43%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.43%) Cognos
8 2 (1.43%) Juniper
8 2 (1.43%) Ariba
9 1 (0.71%) HP
9 1 (0.71%) Siebel
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