The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Systems Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Manager
Rank 149 160 128
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -32
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Manager 8 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.024% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.025% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 8
Median daily rate £294 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.15% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £475 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £419 £411
% change year-on-year
-13.43% +1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £22.85 - £26.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 - £26.83
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 North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3009 3936 3091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.50% 93.94% 94.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1974 2361 1816
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 192 177
Median hourly rate £19.66 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.34% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Systems Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Systems Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Systems Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Systems Manager Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Systems Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Systems Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Systems Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Systems Manager across the North West region.

Systems Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Systems Manager
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside +3 3 £216 -54.47%
Manchester - 3 £325 - 4
Cheshire - 1 £450 - 2
Lancashire - 1 - -
Systems Manager
England

Systems Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 North West region featuring Systems Manager in the job title.

1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 3 (27.27%) Strategic Planning
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) NHS
3 2 (18.18%) SAP
3 2 (18.18%) ERP
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Business Transformation
3 2 (18.18%) Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) WSUS
4 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) SCCM
4 1 (9.09%) SCOM
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Learning Management System
4 1 (9.09%) Online Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) RedPrairie
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) People Management
4 1 (9.09%) Security Patching
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics
4 1 (9.09%) General Ledger

Systems Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (9.09%) SAP WM
1 1 (9.09%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Back Office
3 1 (9.09%) Billing
3 1 (9.09%) Electronics
3 1 (9.09%) General Ledger
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Local Government
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) NHS
3 1 (9.09%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Business Transformation
2 2 (18.18%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Human Resource Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Logistics
3 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
3 1 (9.09%) People Management
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
3 1 (9.09%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) McKesson
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) RedPrairie
2 1 (9.09%) VMware