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 10 July 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Manager
Rank 352 365 368
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Manager 56 52 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.24% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 28 29
Average daily rate
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£390 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £246 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+15.62% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £23.67 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 - -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21167 21997 24240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.81% 92.33% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 14614 14966 15702
Average daily rate £425 £445 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
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 391 476 629
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.86 £43.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.35 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.89% -3.61%
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 10 July 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 10 July 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
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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 +22 10 £350 +8.94% 1
Hayes - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Wembley - - - - 2
Systems Manager
England

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 37 (35.58%) Finance
2 27 (25.96%) Project Management
2 27 (25.96%) Oracle
3 17 (16.35%) ERP
4 16 (15.38%) Management Information System
5 15 (14.42%) Microsoft
6 13 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 12 (11.54%) CRM
8 11 (10.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (10.58%) Business Analysis
9 10 (9.62%) SAP
10 9 (8.65%) Telecoms
11 8 (7.69%) Change Management
11 8 (7.69%) Retail
11 8 (7.69%) Migration
11 8 (7.69%) Windows
12 7 (6.73%) SQL Server
12 7 (6.73%) SharePoint
12 7 (6.73%) Business Continuity
12 7 (6.73%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (5.77%) Data Migration
13 6 (5.77%) Supplier Management
13 6 (5.77%) Content Management
13 6 (5.77%) Broadband
13 6 (5.77%) NHS
13 6 (5.77%) Intranet
13 6 (5.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 5 (4.81%) SLA
14 5 (4.81%) PBX
14 5 (4.81%) E-Commerce

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 7 (6.73%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.81%) CMS
3 4 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.88%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.96%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.96%) Moodle
5 1 (0.96%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (4.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.96%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.85%) Oracle HRMS
3 3 (2.88%) ResourceLink
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.92%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (1.92%) SAP Payroll
4 2 (1.92%) Agresso
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.96%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.96%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.96%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.96%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.96%) BASE24
5 1 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.77%) Broadband
1 6 (5.77%) Intranet
2 5 (4.81%) PBX
3 4 (3.85%) Internet
4 3 (2.88%) Firewall
5 2 (1.92%) Extranet
5 2 (1.92%) LAN
6 1 (0.96%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.88%) RDBMS
2 3 (2.88%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.92%) MySQL
3 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.96%) QlikView
4 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (0.96%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.96%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.96%) NonStop SQL
General
1 37 (35.58%) Finance
2 9 (8.65%) Telecoms
3 8 (7.69%) Retail
4 3 (2.88%) Banking
5 2 (1.92%) Front Office
5 2 (1.92%) Billing
6 1 (0.96%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.96%) Marketing
6 1 (0.96%) Electronics
6 1 (0.96%) Legal
6 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.96%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.92%) Web Services
2 1 (0.96%) XML
2 1 (0.96%) Middleware
2 1 (0.96%) SAP XI
2 1 (0.96%) REST
2 1 (0.96%) .NET
2 1 (0.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.77%) NHS
3 3 (2.88%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.88%) RMADS
3 3 (2.88%) EPoS
4 2 (1.92%) Grid Computing
4 2 (1.92%) DTV
5 1 (0.96%) LIMS
5 1 (0.96%) Replication
5 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.96%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.96%) PMI
5 1 (0.96%) VLE
5 1 (0.96%) Tandem
5 1 (0.96%) Informatics
5 1 (0.96%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.69%) Windows
2 3 (2.88%) Linux
2 3 (2.88%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.92%) Android
4 1 (0.96%) Solaris
4 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.96%) Project Management
2 17 (16.35%) ERP
3 13 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 12 (11.54%) CRM
5 11 (10.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (10.58%) Business Analysis
6 8 (7.69%) Change Management
6 8 (7.69%) Migration
7 7 (6.73%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (6.73%) Business Continuity
8 6 (5.77%) Supplier Management
8 6 (5.77%) Content Management
8 6 (5.77%) Data Migration
9 5 (4.81%) Test Scripting
9 5 (4.81%) Performance Management
9 5 (4.81%) Risk Management
9 5 (4.81%) E-Commerce
10 4 (3.85%) ETL
10 4 (3.85%) ITIL
10 4 (3.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.88%) SQL
2 1 (0.96%) ABAP
2 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (2.88%) Degree
1 3 (2.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.96%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.96%) PMP
3 1 (0.96%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.96%) ACCA
3 1 (0.96%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.81%) SLA
2 2 (1.92%) QA
2 2 (1.92%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.96%) COSO
3 1 (0.96%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (2.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (5.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.96%) WSUS
2 1 (0.96%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.96%) SCCM
2 1 (0.96%) SCOM
2 1 (0.96%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.96%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.96%) SCSM
2 1 (0.96%) MOM
Vendors
1 27 (25.96%) Oracle
2 15 (14.42%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.62%) SAP
4 2 (1.92%) Cognos
5 1 (0.96%) JBoss
5 1 (0.96%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.96%) HP
5 1 (0.96%) Veritas
5 1 (0.96%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.96%) VMware
5 1 (0.96%) Northgate
5 1 (0.96%) Aquila
5 1 (0.96%) StreamServe
5 1 (0.96%) Cerillion
5 1 (0.96%) RedPrairie
5 1 (0.96%) Comverse