The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Milton Keynes region that had Systems Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Manager
Rank 66 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Manager 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.54% - 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% - 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £408 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £26.83 £22.69
% change year-on-year
- +18.23%
Systems Manager
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
713 860 854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.83% 94.82% 96.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 421 448
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 49
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.14 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.65% +15.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.98 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £40.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

Systems Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Milton Keynes region that featured Systems Manager in the job title.

Systems Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Systems Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Systems Manager across the Milton Keynes region.

Systems Manager Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Systems Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Systems Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region featuring Systems Manager in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) CentOS
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) IaaS
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) OVSD

Systems Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Dell Certification
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) OVSD
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) HP