The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Systems Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Manager
Rank 425 403 365
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Manager 11 31 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.050% 0.13% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.14% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 22 44
Median daily rate £425 £445 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +5.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £282 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £613 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £445
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -15.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Systems Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21057 22355 22117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.05% 94.75% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 15093 15692 15165
Median daily rate £450 £444 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 374 414
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.17 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Systems Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Systems Manager in the job title.

Systems Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Systems Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Systems Manager across the London region.

Systems Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

Systems Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Systems Manager Daily Rate Histogram in London

Systems Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Systems Manager across the London region.

Systems Manager Hourly Rate Trend in London

Systems Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 26 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
City of London +36 3 £438 -15.66% 2
Hammersmith - 1 £475 -
Systems Manager
England

Systems Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region featuring Systems Manager in the job title.

1 16 (25.40%) Finance
2 13 (20.63%) Active Directory
3 12 (19.05%) VMware
4 11 (17.46%) Legal
4 11 (17.46%) Windows
5 10 (15.87%) Management Information System
6 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (14.29%) ITIL
6 9 (14.29%) Project Management
6 9 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
7 8 (12.70%) Red Hat
7 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
7 8 (12.70%) Law
8 7 (11.11%) VMware ESX
8 7 (11.11%) Information Management
8 7 (11.11%) SQL
8 7 (11.11%) DNS
8 7 (11.11%) EMC
8 7 (11.11%) EMC VNX
8 7 (11.11%) iManage
9 6 (9.52%) DevOps
9 6 (9.52%) Web Services
9 6 (9.52%) .NET
9 6 (9.52%) PRINCE2
9 6 (9.52%) Oracle
9 6 (9.52%) Linux
9 6 (9.52%) LAMP
10 5 (7.94%) Change Management
10 5 (7.94%) CSS

Systems Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (3.17%) Apache
1 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.17%) MS Project
3 1 (1.59%) MS Office
3 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Academy Housing
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.59%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.59%) IaaS
2 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) DNS
2 4 (6.35%) SSL
3 2 (3.17%) LAN
3 2 (3.17%) WAN
4 1 (1.59%) Firewall
4 1 (1.59%) SAN
4 1 (1.59%) SMTP
4 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (4.76%) MySQL
2 3 (4.76%) QlikView
3 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.17%) GIS
4 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.59%) IDOL
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 16 (25.40%) Finance
2 11 (17.46%) Legal
3 8 (12.70%) Law
4 4 (6.35%) Games
5 3 (4.76%) Banking
5 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.17%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.17%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.17%) Local Government
6 2 (3.17%) Retail
7 1 (1.59%) Billing
7 1 (1.59%) Front Office
7 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) .NET
1 6 (9.52%) LAMP
1 6 (9.52%) Web Services
2 5 (7.94%) CSS
3 2 (3.17%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Management Information System
2 7 (11.11%) EMC VNX
3 3 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.17%) Clustering
4 2 (3.17%) Equities
4 2 (3.17%) Online Games
5 1 (1.59%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.59%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.59%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.59%) iPad
5 1 (1.59%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.59%) NHS
5 1 (1.59%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) Windows
2 6 (9.52%) Linux
3 4 (6.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (14.29%) ITIL
1 9 (14.29%) Project Management
2 7 (11.11%) Information Management
3 6 (9.52%) DevOps
3 6 (9.52%) PRINCE2
4 5 (7.94%) Campaign Management
4 5 (7.94%) Change Management
4 5 (7.94%) Project Planning
5 4 (6.35%) ERP
5 4 (6.35%) Migration
5 4 (6.35%) Open Source
5 4 (6.35%) People Management
6 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.76%) Data Modelling
6 3 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.76%) Workflow
7 2 (3.17%) Document Management
7 2 (3.17%) Risk Management
7 2 (3.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.17%) VB
3 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.17%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) MAPM
3 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (20.63%) Active Directory
2 9 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.11%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (3.17%) XenApp
5 1 (1.59%) vSphere
5 1 (1.59%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) NetBackup
2 3 (4.76%) SCCM
3 2 (3.17%) Zenoss
4 1 (1.59%) Puppet
4 1 (1.59%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (19.05%) VMware
2 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.70%) Red Hat
3 7 (11.11%) EMC
3 7 (11.11%) iManage
4 6 (9.52%) Oracle
5 4 (6.35%) Cisco
5 4 (6.35%) HP
5 4 (6.35%) Veritas
6 3 (4.76%) Citrix
6 3 (4.76%) Civica
6 3 (4.76%) Recommind
7 2 (3.17%) arcserve
7 2 (3.17%) Mapinfo
7 2 (3.17%) Symantec
8 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.59%) Dell
8 1 (1.59%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.59%) NetApp
8 1 (1.59%) Sun