The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Manager
Rank 350 333 365
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +32
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Manager 43 48 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.22% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.24% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 21 37
Average daily rate £400 £400 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £21.34 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £20.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.69% -41.42%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21611 20076 25837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.48% 92.78% 92.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15036 13591 16634
Average daily rate £425 £448 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.02% +0.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 407 578
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.85 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Systems Manager
England

Systems Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Manager in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 24 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -8 4 £319 -28.57% 2
Docklands, London - - - -
Hendon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Hayes - - - - 1
Systems Manager
England

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 35 (35.71%) Finance
2 28 (28.57%) Oracle
3 18 (18.37%) Project Management
4 17 (17.35%) CRM
5 15 (15.31%) ERP
5 15 (15.31%) Microsoft
6 14 (14.29%) Windows
7 13 (13.27%) Change Management
8 12 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (11.22%) Business Analysis
10 10 (10.20%) Supplier Management
10 10 (10.20%) Telecoms
10 10 (10.20%) Java
10 10 (10.20%) PRINCE2
11 9 (9.18%) SAP
11 9 (9.18%) SharePoint
12 8 (8.16%) SQL Server
12 8 (8.16%) Migration
12 8 (8.16%) Dynamics CRM
12 8 (8.16%) Retail
13 7 (7.14%) ITIL
13 7 (7.14%) Active Directory
13 7 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
14 6 (6.12%) HP
14 6 (6.12%) MS Exchange
14 6 (6.12%) Linux
14 6 (6.12%) Management Information System
14 6 (6.12%) Business Continuity
14 6 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
14 6 (6.12%) Data Migration

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 9 (9.18%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (6.12%) MS Exchange
3 6 (6.12%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.04%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.02%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.02%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (4.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (8.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.06%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (3.06%) Oracle HRMS
3 2 (2.04%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.04%) SAP Payroll
3 2 (2.04%) Agresso
3 2 (2.04%) Temenos T24
3 2 (2.04%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (1.02%) Academy Housing
4 1 (1.02%) arcHouse
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle BRM
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.02%) SAP BPC
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.02%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.10%) Firewall
2 4 (4.08%) Internet
2 4 (4.08%) Extranet
3 3 (3.06%) Broadband
3 3 (3.06%) LAN
3 3 (3.06%) PBX
3 3 (3.06%) FTP
3 3 (3.06%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.04%) SAN
5 1 (1.02%) LDAP
5 1 (1.02%) SSH
5 1 (1.02%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.02%) NAS
5 1 (1.02%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.02%) VPN
5 1 (1.02%) DNS
5 1 (1.02%) SMS
5 1 (1.02%) WAN
5 1 (1.02%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.10%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.04%) MySQL
5 1 (1.02%) QlikView
5 1 (1.02%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (1.02%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.02%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.02%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.02%) SQLPlus
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.02%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) MSI
General
1 35 (35.71%) Finance
2 10 (10.20%) Telecoms
3 8 (8.16%) Retail
4 3 (3.06%) Back Office
4 3 (3.06%) Banking
5 2 (2.04%) Front Office
5 2 (2.04%) Billing
5 2 (2.04%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.02%) French Language
6 1 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.02%) Legal
6 1 (1.02%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.10%) Web Services
2 4 (4.08%) .NET
3 2 (2.04%) JRules
3 2 (2.04%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.02%) REST
4 1 (1.02%) SOAP
4 1 (1.02%) XML
4 1 (1.02%) WSH
4 1 (1.02%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.12%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.08%) N-Tier
2 4 (4.08%) PMI
2 4 (4.08%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.06%) NHS
3 3 (3.06%) RMADS
4 2 (2.04%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.02%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.02%) Google Search Appliance
5 1 (1.02%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.02%) Replication
5 1 (1.02%) Tandem
5 1 (1.02%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.29%) Windows
2 6 (6.12%) Linux
3 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.08%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.06%) Solaris
5 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.02%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.02%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.02%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.37%) Project Management
2 17 (17.35%) CRM
3 15 (15.31%) ERP
4 13 (13.27%) Change Management
5 12 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (11.22%) Business Analysis
7 10 (10.20%) Supplier Management
7 10 (10.20%) PRINCE2
8 8 (8.16%) Migration
9 7 (7.14%) ITIL
10 6 (6.12%) Business Continuity
10 6 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (6.12%) Data Migration
11 5 (5.10%) Test Scripting
12 4 (4.08%) E-Commerce
12 4 (4.08%) SOA
13 3 (3.06%) Risk Management
13 3 (3.06%) Risk Assessment
13 3 (3.06%) Document Management
13 3 (3.06%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.20%) Java
2 4 (4.08%) SQL
2 4 (4.08%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.06%) VB
4 2 (2.04%) Perl
4 2 (2.04%) sed
4 2 (2.04%) Python
4 2 (2.04%) AWK
5 1 (1.02%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (5.10%) PMI Certification
1 5 (5.10%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (3.06%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.04%) PMP
4 2 (2.04%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.02%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.02%) MCITP
5 1 (1.02%) Degree
5 1 (1.02%) MCP
5 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.02%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.10%) SLA
2 2 (2.04%) QA
2 2 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.04%) NFS
4 1 (1.02%) MetaFrame
4 1 (1.02%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.02%) XenApp
4 1 (1.02%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) HP SIM
2 2 (2.04%) WSUS
2 2 (2.04%) SCCM
3 1 (1.02%) SCOM
3 1 (1.02%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.02%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (1.02%) MOM
3 1 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.02%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.02%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.02%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.02%) SCSM
Vendors
1 28 (28.57%) Oracle
2 15 (15.31%) Microsoft
3 9 (9.18%) SAP
4 6 (6.12%) HP
5 4 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (4.08%) VMware
5 4 (4.08%) Cerillion
6 3 (3.06%) Cisco
7 2 (2.04%) Opsware
7 2 (2.04%) Nimsoft
7 2 (2.04%) Temenos
7 2 (2.04%) StreamServe
7 2 (2.04%) Symantec
7 2 (2.04%) BMC
7 2 (2.04%) CA
7 2 (2.04%) NetApp
7 2 (2.04%) Siemens
7 2 (2.04%) Dell
8 1 (1.02%) EMC
8 1 (1.02%) Citrix
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