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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Manager
Rank 375 354 337
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Manager 25 51 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.24% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 17
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £328 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £602 £500 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +46.34%
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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
19993 21057 19155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.65% 92.96% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 13823 14428 13062
Average daily rate £450 £425 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £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 366 401 395
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -0.87%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +17 4 £351 +12.16% 6
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Systems Manager
England

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 23 (36.51%) Finance
2 18 (28.57%) Project Management
3 9 (14.29%) .NET
3 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (12.70%) Management Information System
5 7 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 6 (9.52%) SAP
6 6 (9.52%) Windows
6 6 (9.52%) Billing
6 6 (9.52%) VMware
7 5 (7.94%) Workflow
7 5 (7.94%) Legal
7 5 (7.94%) CRM
7 5 (7.94%) Active Directory
7 5 (7.94%) SQL
7 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (7.94%) E-Discovery
8 4 (6.35%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (6.35%) IIS
8 4 (6.35%) Oracle
8 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
8 4 (6.35%) C
8 4 (6.35%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.35%) Epicor
8 4 (6.35%) Retail
8 4 (6.35%) Migration

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (6.35%) IIS
2 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.59%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (1.59%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Project
3 1 (1.59%) MS Office
3 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) SAP HR
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (1.59%) ResourceLink
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.59%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (1.59%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.76%) SaaS
3 1 (1.59%) Trello
3 1 (1.59%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) SNMP
1 2 (3.17%) SAN
1 2 (3.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.17%) Sahi
2 2 (3.17%) Selenium
3 1 (1.59%) JIRA
General
1 23 (36.51%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Billing
3 5 (7.94%) Legal
4 4 (6.35%) Retail
5 2 (3.17%) Local Government
5 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.59%) Advertising
6 1 (1.59%) Publishing
6 1 (1.59%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.76%) NHS
3 2 (3.17%) EPoS
3 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.59%) GIS
4 1 (1.59%) PACS
4 1 (1.59%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.52%) Windows
2 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.76%) UNIX
5 2 (3.17%) AIX
5 2 (3.17%) Solaris
5 2 (3.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.57%) Project Management
2 9 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 5 (7.94%) CRM
4 5 (7.94%) Workflow
4 5 (7.94%) E-Discovery
5 4 (6.35%) Configuration Management
5 4 (6.35%) Migration
6 3 (4.76%) ERP
6 3 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.76%) Change Management
6 3 (4.76%) Business Analysis
6 3 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.17%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.17%) Time Management
7 2 (3.17%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.17%) Test Automation
7 2 (3.17%) Supplier Management
7 2 (3.17%) Regression Testing
7 2 (3.17%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.94%) SQL
2 4 (6.35%) C
3 3 (4.76%) Perl
4 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.17%) C#
5 1 (1.59%) C++
5 1 (1.59%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (3.17%) CIPD
2 2 (3.17%) Degree
3 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) Active Directory
1 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.17%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (3.17%) Puppet
3 1 (1.59%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.52%) SAP
2 6 (9.52%) VMware
3 4 (6.35%) Epicor
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle
4 2 (3.17%) IBM
4 2 (3.17%) NetApp
5 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.59%) Metastorm
5 1 (1.59%) Google
5 1 (1.59%) Ceridian
5 1 (1.59%) Nimsoft
5 1 (1.59%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.59%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.59%) Murex
5 1 (1.59%) HP
5 1 (1.59%) Ariba
5 1 (1.59%) i2
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £700.00 - £800.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £230 - £260 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago