The median contractor rate for a Systems Manager was £510 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Manager
England / London
Rank 373 378 392
Rank change year-on-year +5 +14  
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Manager 25 53 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.24% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.25% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 32 13
Median daily rate £510 £488 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.61% +21.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £325 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £618
UK excluding London median daily rate £436 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.64% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £26.83
% change year-on-year -38.88% +67.72%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18357 21038 20420
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.81% 95.01% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 13065 15076 14090
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 283 378
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% -10.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Systems Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Systems Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Manager in London

Systems Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Manager in London

Systems Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Manager in London over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Systems Manager in London

Systems Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Manager in London

Systems Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
City of London 0 4 £540 +20.00%
West End of London - 1 £513 - 1
Systems Manager
England

Systems Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 London region featuring Systems Manager in the job title.

1 13 (30.23%) Project Management
1 13 (30.23%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) SQL
3 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
4 6 (13.95%) Oracle
4 6 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (13.95%) Analytics
5 5 (11.63%) PMO
5 5 (11.63%) ERP
5 5 (11.63%) Windows
5 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
5 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
5 5 (11.63%) Migration
5 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.30%) Banking
6 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (9.30%) VB
6 4 (9.30%) Java
6 4 (9.30%) Data Modelling
6 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
6 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.30%) CRM
6 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
6 4 (9.30%) Contract Management
6 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (9.30%) SaaS
7 3 (6.98%) Data Migration
7 3 (6.98%) Data Protection
7 3 (6.98%) Waterfall

Systems Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 3 (6.98%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.33%) Lorenzo
1 1 (2.33%) Postilion
1 1 (2.33%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) SaaS
2 1 (2.33%) ServiceMax
2 1 (2.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Firewall
1 2 (4.65%) Intranet
2 1 (2.33%) LDAP
2 1 (2.33%) NAS
2 1 (2.33%) SAN
2 1 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.98%) EDRMS
4 3 (6.98%) Power BI
4 3 (6.98%) PowerPivot
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.33%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (2.33%) MSI
General
1 13 (30.23%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
3 2 (4.65%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Front Office
4 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Fat Client
2 2 (4.65%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.33%) EPoS
3 1 (2.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Project Management
2 6 (13.95%) Analytics
3 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (11.63%) ERP
3 5 (11.63%) Migration
3 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
4 4 (9.30%) Contract Management
4 4 (9.30%) CRM
4 4 (9.30%) Data Modelling
4 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
4 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
4 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.98%) Data Migration
5 3 (6.98%) Data Protection
5 3 (6.98%) Data Security
5 3 (6.98%) ETL
5 3 (6.98%) Records Management
5 3 (6.98%) Release Management
5 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) SQL
2 4 (9.30%) Java
2 4 (9.30%) VB
3 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.98%) VBA
3 3 (6.98%) VBScript
4 1 (2.33%) Perl
4 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.33%) Python
4 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) PMP
1 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.65%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.33%) ACCA
3 1 (2.33%) CIMA
3 1 (2.33%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) ECDL
3 1 (2.33%) ISEB
3 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) PMO
2 3 (6.98%) QA
3 2 (4.65%) SLA
3 2 (4.65%) Solvency II
4 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.65%) XenServer
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.98%) Citrix
3 3 (6.98%) NetApp
3 3 (6.98%) VMware
4 2 (4.65%) Bloomberg
4 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.65%) SAP
4 2 (4.65%) Tableau
5 1 (2.33%) Charles River
5 1 (2.33%) HP
5 1 (2.33%) iManage
5 1 (2.33%) LANDesk
5 1 (2.33%) Mitel
5 1 (2.33%) Reuters
5 1 (2.33%) SimCorp
5 1 (2.33%) Symantec
5 1 (2.33%) Workday
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