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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Manager
Rank 410 411 378
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -33
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Manager 18 28 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.084% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.13% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 25
Median daily rate £485 £350 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.57% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £303 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £518 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £403
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +2.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 - £26.83
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
20323 21334 22277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.65% 95.02% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 14518 15094 16060
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 295 337 436
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -7 3 £500 +42.85%
Uxbridge - 1 £485 -
Systems Manager
England

Systems Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 17 (43.59%) Finance
2 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
3 10 (25.64%) Data Modelling
4 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 8 (20.51%) Oracle
5 8 (20.51%) VB
6 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (17.95%) Information Management
7 6 (15.38%) Service Delivery
7 6 (15.38%) Migration
7 6 (15.38%) Windows
7 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
8 5 (12.82%) SQL
8 5 (12.82%) MS Project
8 5 (12.82%) ETL
8 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
8 5 (12.82%) VMware
8 5 (12.82%) Retail
8 5 (12.82%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (12.82%) Project Planning
8 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
8 5 (12.82%) Financial Analysis
9 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
9 4 (10.26%) Firewall
9 4 (10.26%) Project Management
9 4 (10.26%) SLA
9 4 (10.26%) Active Directory

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 1 (2.56%) Apache
1 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (12.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.56%) Eloqua
1 1 (2.56%) Lorenzo
1 1 (2.56%) Postilion
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.56%) Office 365
3 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Firewall
2 2 (5.13%) SAN
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.56%) DNS
3 1 (2.56%) LAN
3 1 (2.56%) LDAP
3 1 (2.56%) Network Security
3 1 (2.56%) SMTP
3 1 (2.56%) SSL
3 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (7.69%) Power BI
3 3 (7.69%) PowerPivot
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.13%) ActiveReports
4 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.13%) MySQL
5 1 (2.56%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MSI
General
1 17 (43.59%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Retail
3 3 (7.69%) Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Marketing
4 2 (5.13%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) HTML
2 1 (2.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.56%) CSS
2 1 (2.56%) jQuery
2 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.13%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.13%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.13%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (5.13%) PMI
3 2 (5.13%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.56%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.56%) EPoS
4 1 (2.56%) NHS
4 1 (2.56%) Statistics
4 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Unix
3 1 (2.56%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Data Modelling
2 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.95%) Information Management
3 6 (15.38%) Migration
3 6 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 5 (12.82%) ETL
4 5 (12.82%) Financial Analysis
4 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
4 5 (12.82%) Project Planning
5 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
5 4 (10.26%) ITIL
5 4 (10.26%) Project Management
5 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (7.69%) People Management
6 3 (7.69%) Release Management
6 3 (7.69%) SDLC
6 3 (7.69%) Security Management
7 2 (5.13%) Data Migration
7 2 (5.13%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.13%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) VB
2 5 (12.82%) SQL
3 4 (10.26%) VBA
3 4 (10.26%) VBScript
4 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.56%) C#
6 1 (2.56%) Perl
6 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) ACCA
3 2 (5.13%) APMP
3 2 (5.13%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (5.13%) CIMA
3 2 (5.13%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.56%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) ECDL
4 1 (2.56%) ISEB
4 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.56%) MCSA
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.56%) PMP
4 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.56%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
2 3 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (5.13%) QA
4 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.56%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.56%) RMADS
4 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.13%) vSphere
3 2 (5.13%) XenServer
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) Nessus
2 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.56%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.56%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) vRealize
2 1 (2.56%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.51%) Oracle
3 5 (12.82%) VMware
4 3 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco
4 3 (7.69%) HP
5 2 (5.13%) Citrix
5 2 (5.13%) IBM
5 2 (5.13%) Intel
5 2 (5.13%) Intel Security
5 2 (5.13%) NetApp
5 2 (5.13%) SAP
5 2 (5.13%) Sybase
5 2 (5.13%) Tableau
5 2 (5.13%) TSYS
6 1 (2.56%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.56%) AlienVault
6 1 (2.56%) Brocade
6 1 (2.56%) Dell
6 1 (2.56%) hybris