The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Systems Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Manager
England / South East
Rank 223 238 234
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Manager 17 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.19% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 14
Median daily rate £550 £425 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £376 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £450 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £519 £419 £425
% change year-on-year
+23.88% -1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 £26.83
% change year-on-year
- +67.72%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6677 7869 8681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.32% 94.23% 93.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3859 4632 4696
Median daily rate £401 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 337 416 419
Median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.40% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.50 £10.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £54.10 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Systems Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Systems Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Systems Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Systems Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Systems Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Systems Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Systems Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Systems Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Systems Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
Hampshire +21 13 £550 +41.93%
Surrey +21 1 £600 -
Berkshire +5 1 £525 +17.31%
Buckinghamshire +4 1 - -
Kent - 1 - - 1
Systems Manager
England

Systems Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 South East region featuring Systems Manager in the job title.

1 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 8 (29.63%) IaaS
3 7 (25.93%) VMware
3 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
3 7 (25.93%) Project Management
4 6 (22.22%) Firewall
4 6 (22.22%) ITIL
4 6 (22.22%) LAN
4 6 (22.22%) WAN
4 6 (22.22%) Cisco
4 6 (22.22%) MPLS
4 6 (22.22%) FlexPod
4 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.11%) Requirements Management
6 3 (11.11%) Validation
6 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.11%) Programme Governance
6 3 (11.11%) Converged Infrastructure
7 2 (7.41%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
7 2 (7.41%) Migration
7 2 (7.41%) Service Management
7 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
7 2 (7.41%) Windows
7 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
7 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
7 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
7 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared

Systems Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) IaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) SaaS
2 1 (3.70%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (3.70%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Firewall
1 6 (22.22%) LAN
1 6 (22.22%) MPLS
1 6 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
1 6 (22.22%) WAN
2 1 (3.70%) Broadband
2 1 (3.70%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (22.22%) FlexPod
3 2 (7.41%) Smart Meter
4 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
1 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Project Management
2 6 (22.22%) ITIL
3 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.11%) Converged Infrastructure
4 3 (11.11%) Programme Governance
4 3 (11.11%) Requirements Management
4 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.11%) Validation
5 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
5 2 (7.41%) Service Management
5 2 (7.41%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.70%) Critical Success Factor
6 1 (3.70%) People Management
6 1 (3.70%) Software Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) Supplier Management
6 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
1 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) VMware
2 6 (22.22%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) Avaya
3 1 (3.70%) Pega
3 1 (3.70%) PTC
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Workday
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