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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Manager
Rank 374 379 352
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Manager 34 36 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.17% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.18% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 31
Average daily rate £380 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £291 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £431 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £26.83 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+67.72% -46.34%
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
20052 20041 20862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.68% 94.50% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14187 14178 14151
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 309 344 401
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £37.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +41 12 £350 -8.25% 5
Harrow - 1 £490 -
Systems Manager
England

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 17 (25.37%) Finance
2 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
3 12 (17.91%) Project Management
3 12 (17.91%) SQL Server
4 10 (14.93%) SQL
4 10 (14.93%) ITIL
5 9 (13.43%) ERP
6 8 (11.94%) Management Information System
6 8 (11.94%) Oracle
7 7 (10.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (10.45%) Telecoms
7 7 (10.45%) Service Management
8 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (8.96%) Banking
8 6 (8.96%) Migration
8 6 (8.96%) Change Management
8 6 (8.96%) Security Cleared
8 6 (8.96%) SC Cleared
9 5 (7.46%) Workday HCM
9 5 (7.46%) Line Management
9 5 (7.46%) Supplier Management
9 5 (7.46%) Operations Management
9 5 (7.46%) Regression Testing
9 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
9 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
9 5 (7.46%) SAP
10 4 (5.97%) SLA
10 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (5.97%) E-Commerce

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (7.46%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.99%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.49%) CMS
3 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.48%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.49%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Workday HCM
2 2 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle HRMS
2 2 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.49%) Maximo
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.49%) IaaS
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) Firewall
2 1 (1.49%) BGP
2 1 (1.49%) DNS
2 1 (1.49%) Internet
2 1 (1.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.48%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.99%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.49%) Power BI
5 1 (1.49%) QlikView
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.49%) InstallShield
General
1 17 (25.37%) Finance
2 7 (10.45%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.96%) Banking
4 4 (5.97%) Legal
5 3 (4.48%) Local Government
6 2 (2.99%) Law
6 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.49%) Billing
7 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.49%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) SOAP
1 3 (4.48%) XML
1 3 (4.48%) XML Messaging
2 2 (2.99%) LAMP
2 2 (2.99%) Software Packaging
2 2 (2.99%) Web Services
3 1 (1.49%) .NET
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.48%) Biometrics
3 2 (2.99%) CCTV
3 2 (2.99%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.99%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.99%) EMC VNX
3 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.99%) FMCG
3 2 (2.99%) iPad
3 2 (2.99%) NHS
3 2 (2.99%) PDA
4 1 (1.49%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.49%) Statistics
4 1 (1.49%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.49%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.48%) Unix
1 3 (4.48%) Windows
2 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.91%) Project Management
2 10 (14.93%) ITIL
3 9 (13.43%) ERP
4 7 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (10.45%) Service Management
4 7 (10.45%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (8.96%) Change Management
5 6 (8.96%) Migration
6 5 (7.46%) Line Management
6 5 (7.46%) Operations Management
6 5 (7.46%) Regression Testing
6 5 (7.46%) Supplier Management
7 4 (5.97%) Data Analysis
7 4 (5.97%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.97%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.97%) Information Security
7 4 (5.97%) Problem Management
7 4 (5.97%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.93%) SQL
2 3 (4.48%) C#
3 2 (2.99%) Java
3 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) SC Cleared
1 6 (8.96%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.48%) ISEB
2 3 (4.48%) ISEB Practitioner
2 3 (4.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.99%) MCSA
4 1 (1.49%) CISM
4 1 (1.49%) CISSP
4 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) SLA
2 3 (4.48%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.99%) VMware ESX
2 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.49%) SCCM
1 1 (1.49%) SCOM
1 1 (1.49%) SCOrch
1 1 (1.49%) SCSM
1 1 (1.49%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.94%) Oracle
3 5 (7.46%) SAP
4 3 (4.48%) Cisco
4 3 (4.48%) Compaq
4 3 (4.48%) HP
4 3 (4.48%) iManage
4 3 (4.48%) Terracotta
4 3 (4.48%) VMware
4 3 (4.48%) webMethods
5 2 (2.99%) EMC
5 2 (2.99%) Recommind
5 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.99%) Siemens
6 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.49%) Cognos
6 1 (1.49%) IBM
6 1 (1.49%) OpenText
6 1 (1.49%) Sage
6 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
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