The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Manager
Rank 384 372 385
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Manager 31 61 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.25% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.28% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 47 35
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£475 £405 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.28% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £413 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £38.50 -
% change year-on-year
-15.58% -
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
21943 22179 23245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.52% 92.65% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 15426 15072 15942
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 321 416 451
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.90 £45.00 £42.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
City of London +6 9 £513 +72.26%
Croydon - 3 £523 -
Uxbridge - 1 £415 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £650 -
Systems Manager
England

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 26 (44.83%) Finance
2 12 (20.69%) Management Information System
2 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
3 11 (18.97%) SQL
4 9 (15.52%) ITIL
4 9 (15.52%) MS Excel
4 9 (15.52%) Information Management
4 9 (15.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (13.79%) Oracle
5 8 (13.79%) Data Modelling
6 7 (12.07%) PL/SQL
6 7 (12.07%) MS Project
6 7 (12.07%) Migration
6 7 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (12.07%) Banking
6 7 (12.07%) Asset Management
7 6 (10.34%) Financial Analysis
7 6 (10.34%) Project Management
7 6 (10.34%) VB
7 6 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (8.62%) SDLC
8 5 (8.62%) Cognos
8 5 (8.62%) IBM
8 5 (8.62%) Quality Management
8 5 (8.62%) OpenText
8 5 (8.62%) Financial Institution
8 5 (8.62%) Oracle BPM
8 5 (8.62%) Test Management
8 5 (8.62%) Project Planning

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (6.90%) IIS
2 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (15.52%) MS Excel
1 9 (15.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (12.07%) MS Project
3 3 (5.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (6.90%) Maximo
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.72%) SAP HR
4 1 (1.72%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.72%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) BGP
2 1 (1.72%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
General
1 26 (44.83%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Banking
3 5 (8.62%) Financial Institution
4 4 (6.90%) Retail
5 2 (3.45%) Local Government
6 1 (1.72%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.45%) NHS
2 2 (3.45%) Learning Management System
2 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.45%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.72%) SWIFT
3 1 (1.72%) GIS
3 1 (1.72%) CMDB
3 1 (1.72%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Windows
1 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.52%) ITIL
1 9 (15.52%) Information Management
2 8 (13.79%) Data Modelling
3 7 (12.07%) Migration
3 7 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (12.07%) Asset Management
4 6 (10.34%) Project Management
4 6 (10.34%) Financial Analysis
5 5 (8.62%) SDLC
5 5 (8.62%) Quality Management
5 5 (8.62%) Project Planning
5 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
5 5 (8.62%) Test Management
6 4 (6.90%) Data Management
6 4 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.90%) Configuration Management
6 4 (6.90%) ETL
6 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2
6 4 (6.90%) UML
6 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.97%) SQL
2 7 (12.07%) PL/SQL
3 6 (10.34%) VB
4 1 (1.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) MCSA
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.72%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.17%) QA
3 1 (1.72%) Basel III
3 1 (1.72%) SLA
3 1 (1.72%) CRD IV
3 1 (1.72%) COREP
3 1 (1.72%) FINREP
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
1 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.79%) Oracle
3 5 (8.62%) Cognos
3 5 (8.62%) Metastorm
3 5 (8.62%) OpenText
3 5 (8.62%) IBM
4 4 (6.90%) VMware
4 4 (6.90%) Infor
4 4 (6.90%) SAP
5 2 (3.45%) Cisco
6 1 (1.72%) Informatica
6 1 (1.72%) JDA
6 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
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