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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Manager
England / London
Rank 373 379 375
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Manager 24 40 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 19
Median daily rate £513 £440 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.47% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £282 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £521 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £26.67
% change year-on-year
-38.88% +68.76%

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
18108 20378 20221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.81% 95.02% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12974 14446 14220
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 308 340
Median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.39% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 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
City of London +4 4 £540 +54.28% 3
Uxbridge - 1 £485 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Systems Manager
England

Systems Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 London region featuring Systems Manager in the job title.

1 15 (34.88%) Finance
2 14 (32.56%) Project Management
3 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
4 7 (16.28%) Oracle
4 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.95%) SQL
5 6 (13.95%) Windows
5 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2
5 6 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (13.95%) Analytics
6 5 (11.63%) PMO
6 5 (11.63%) Data Protection
6 5 (11.63%) SaaS
6 5 (11.63%) ERP
6 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
6 5 (11.63%) Migration
6 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
6 5 (11.63%) VMware
7 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
7 4 (9.30%) Banking
7 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (9.30%) Data Modelling
7 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
7 4 (9.30%) Java
7 4 (9.30%) VBScript
7 4 (9.30%) VB
7 4 (9.30%) PMI Certification
7 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (9.30%) Contract Management
8 3 (6.98%) Power BI

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 3 (6.98%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.33%) Eloqua
1 1 (2.33%) Lorenzo
1 1 (2.33%) Postilion
1 1 (2.33%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) SaaS
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.33%) ServiceMax
3 1 (2.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Firewall
2 2 (4.65%) Intranet
2 2 (4.65%) SAN
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.33%) LAN
3 1 (2.33%) LDAP
3 1 (2.33%) NAS
3 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.33%) VPN
3 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.98%) EDRMS
4 3 (6.98%) Power BI
4 3 (6.98%) PowerPivot
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.33%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (2.33%) MSI
General
1 15 (34.88%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Marketing
3 3 (6.98%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Front Office
4 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.65%) Fat Client
2 2 (4.65%) PMI
2 2 (4.65%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.33%) EPoS
3 1 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.33%) NHS
3 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Unix
2 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Project Management
2 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.95%) Analytics
3 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2
4 5 (11.63%) Data Protection
4 5 (11.63%) ERP
4 5 (11.63%) Migration
4 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
5 4 (9.30%) Contract Management
5 4 (9.30%) Data Modelling
5 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
5 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (6.98%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.98%) Content Management
6 3 (6.98%) Data Migration
6 3 (6.98%) Data Security
6 3 (6.98%) ETL
6 3 (6.98%) Records Management
6 3 (6.98%) Release Management
6 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) SQL
2 4 (9.30%) Java
2 4 (9.30%) VB
2 4 (9.30%) VBScript
3 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.98%) VBA
4 2 (4.65%) Perl
4 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.33%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) PMI Certification
2 3 (6.98%) PMP
2 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.65%) APMP
4 1 (2.33%) ACCA
4 1 (2.33%) CIMA
4 1 (2.33%) Degree
4 1 (2.33%) ECDL
4 1 (2.33%) ISEB
4 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) PMO
2 3 (6.98%) QA
3 2 (4.65%) SLA
3 2 (4.65%) Solvency II
4 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.33%) RMADS
4 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.65%) XenServer
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Nessus
1 1 (2.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Oracle
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) VMware
3 3 (6.98%) Citrix
3 3 (6.98%) NetApp
4 2 (4.65%) Bloomberg
4 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.65%) SAP
4 2 (4.65%) Tableau
5 1 (2.33%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.33%) AlienVault
5 1 (2.33%) Charles River
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco
5 1 (2.33%) hybris
5 1 (2.33%) iManage
5 1 (2.33%) LANDesk
5 1 (2.33%) Reuters
5 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.33%) Symantec
5 1 (2.33%) Workday