Period
to 24 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Systems Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

System Manager
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 142 131
Rank change year-on-year +11 -11 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Manager 7 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.26% 0.13% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.14% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 15
East Midlands median daily rate £500 £430 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.28% -14.00% +81.82%
10th Percentile £405 £377 £455
90th Percentile £540 £479 £583
England median daily rate £454 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +6.71% -5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £22.85
% change year-on-year +9.33% +64.15% -29.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
East Midlands
Contract vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 2,591 2,947 3,034
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.98% 94.52% 96.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,616 1,804 1,896
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £213 £225 £238
90th Percentile £538 £538 £575
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 161 118
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £13.86 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.83% +6.62% -
10th Percentile £10.34 £9.75 £8.74
90th Percentile £42.60 £42.50 £27.10
England median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year -3.74% -1.58% +8.39%

Systems Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured Systems Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Manager in the East Midlands

Systems Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Manager in the East Midlands

Systems Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Manager in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Systems Manager in the East Midlands

Systems Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Manager in the East Midlands

Systems Manager
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +18 6 £500 +5.26% 5
Northamptonshire -10 1 - - 1
Systems Manager
England

Systems Manager Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, Systems Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region featuring Systems Manager in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) ERP
2 3 (42.86%) CRM
2 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Management
3 2 (28.57%) Project Governance
3 2 (28.57%) PMO
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) SMS
4 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (14.29%) Vendor Relationship Management
4 1 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
4 1 (14.29%) NetSuite
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration

Systems Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (14.29%) NetSuite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SMS
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ERP
2 3 (42.86%) CRM
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Management
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Project Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (14.29%) Vendor Relationship Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards