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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Manager
Rank 372 386 381
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Manager 53 44 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.19% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 32 26
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£415 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £289 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-13.88% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £125.00 - £160.00
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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
22595 23409 24351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.27% 93.01% 93.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 15641 16101 16015
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 431 426 624
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +19 8 £308 -23.12% 6
Croydon - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Twickenham - - - - 1
Uxbridge - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Systems Manager
England

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 32 (32.00%) Project Management
2 23 (23.00%) Finance
3 17 (17.00%) Management Information System
4 16 (16.00%) Oracle
4 16 (16.00%) Microsoft
5 14 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (13.00%) Telecoms
6 13 (13.00%) PRINCE2
7 12 (12.00%) Retail
8 10 (10.00%) ERP
8 10 (10.00%) NHS
8 10 (10.00%) Intranet
9 9 (9.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 9 (9.00%) Broadband
9 9 (9.00%) SQL
9 9 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (8.00%) Performance Management
10 8 (8.00%) Business Analysis
10 8 (8.00%) SAP
11 7 (7.00%) CRM
11 7 (7.00%) PBX
11 7 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (7.00%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (6.00%) Content Management
12 6 (6.00%) ResourceLink
12 6 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (6.00%) SQL Server
13 5 (5.00%) MS Excel
13 5 (5.00%) MS Office
13 5 (5.00%) E-Commerce

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 5 (5.00%) CMS
2 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.00%) Moodle
3 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.00%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (5.00%) MS Office
1 5 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.00%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (6.00%) ResourceLink
2 3 (3.00%) SAP Payroll
2 3 (3.00%) Oracle HRMS
3 2 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.00%) Oracle Payroll
3 2 (2.00%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (2.00%) Agresso
4 1 (1.00%) SAP HR
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.00%) Intranet
2 9 (9.00%) Broadband
3 7 (7.00%) PBX
4 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.00%) DNS
4 1 (1.00%) SAN
4 1 (1.00%) Internet
4 1 (1.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (3.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.00%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.00%) QlikView
5 1 (1.00%) MySQL
General
1 23 (23.00%) Finance
2 13 (13.00%) Telecoms
3 12 (12.00%) Retail
4 3 (3.00%) Banking
4 3 (3.00%) Legal
5 2 (2.00%) Front Office
5 2 (2.00%) Back Office
6 1 (1.00%) Electronics
6 1 (1.00%) Law
6 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.00%) Advertising
6 1 (1.00%) Billing
6 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.00%) .NET
1 2 (2.00%) Web Services
2 1 (1.00%) XML
2 1 (1.00%) Middleware
2 1 (1.00%) HTML5
2 1 (1.00%) REST
2 1 (1.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (1.00%) DCOM
2 1 (1.00%) SOAP
2 1 (1.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.00%) Management Information System
2 10 (10.00%) NHS
3 9 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.00%) Data Integration
5 3 (3.00%) EPoS
5 3 (3.00%) LIMS
6 2 (2.00%) DTV
6 2 (2.00%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.00%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.00%) VLE
7 1 (1.00%) PACS
7 1 (1.00%) STB
7 1 (1.00%) Informatics
7 1 (1.00%) CMDB
7 1 (1.00%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.00%) Replication
7 1 (1.00%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.00%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.00%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.00%) Windows
2 2 (2.00%) Android
3 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.00%) Solaris
3 1 (1.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.00%) Project Management
2 14 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (13.00%) PRINCE2
4 10 (10.00%) ERP
5 8 (8.00%) Business Analysis
5 8 (8.00%) Performance Management
6 7 (7.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (7.00%) CRM
6 7 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (6.00%) Content Management
7 6 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (5.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (4.00%) ITIL
9 4 (4.00%) Workflow
9 4 (4.00%) Migration
9 4 (4.00%) Data Migration
9 4 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (4.00%) Change Control
9 4 (4.00%) Time Management
10 3 (3.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.00%) SQL
2 2 (2.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.00%) VBScript
3 1 (1.00%) VBA
3 1 (1.00%) Python
3 1 (1.00%) C#
3 1 (1.00%) Java
3 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.00%) Degree
3 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.00%) ACCA
3 1 (1.00%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) QA
1 2 (2.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.00%) COSO
2 1 (1.00%) GPG13
2 1 (1.00%) HL7
2 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (9.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (2.00%) SCOM
3 1 (1.00%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.00%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.00%) WMI
3 1 (1.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (16.00%) Oracle
1 16 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.00%) SAP
3 3 (3.00%) VMware
4 2 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.00%) Cognos
5 1 (1.00%) Remedy
5 1 (1.00%) Northgate
5 1 (1.00%) Aquila
5 1 (1.00%) StreamServe
5 1 (1.00%) Cerillion
5 1 (1.00%) RedPrairie
5 1 (1.00%) JBoss
5 1 (1.00%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.00%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.00%) HP
5 1 (1.00%) Citrix
5 1 (1.00%) BMC
5 1 (1.00%) Veritas
5 1 (1.00%) CheckPoint
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