The median contractor rate for a Systems Manager was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 June 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.

System Manager
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 399 405 417
Rank change year-on-year +6 +12  
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Manager 25 13 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.061% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.064% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 19
Median daily rate £400 £478 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.23% +0.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £394 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £548 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £378
% change year-on-year +5.88% +12.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00

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 19705 20363 22100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.93% 95.26% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 14056 14779 15421
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 225 369
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.89 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -9.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.76 £42.60 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

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 26 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 26 June 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
Hammersmith -5 2 £200 -57.89%
City of London -5 1 £450 +16.12% 1
Chiswick - 1 £500 -
Systems Manager
England

Systems Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 20 (40.00%) Project Management
2 13 (26.00%) Finance
3 7 (14.00%) Analytics
3 7 (14.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (14.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.00%) SQL
4 6 (12.00%) Windows
4 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (10.00%) ERP
6 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
6 4 (8.00%) Retail
6 4 (8.00%) Waterfall
6 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
6 4 (8.00%) Change Management
6 4 (8.00%) SaaS
6 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (6.00%) Records Management
7 3 (6.00%) Business Transformation
7 3 (6.00%) Contract Management
7 3 (6.00%) Data Security
7 3 (6.00%) CMS
7 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (6.00%) EDRMS
7 3 (6.00%) NetApp
7 3 (6.00%) PowerBuilder
7 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (6.00%) CRM

Systems Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (6.00%) CMS
2 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Bloomberg AIM
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.00%) iTrent
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (2.00%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Firewall
1 2 (4.00%) Internet
1 2 (4.00%) Intranet
1 2 (4.00%) SAN
1 2 (4.00%) VPN
2 1 (2.00%) Broadband
2 1 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.00%) LAN
2 1 (2.00%) NAS
2 1 (2.00%) SNMP
2 1 (2.00%) SSH
2 1 (2.00%) SSL
2 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.00%) EDRMS
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) PowerBuilder
General
1 13 (26.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Front Office
3 1 (2.00%) Law
3 1 (2.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.00%) Local Government
3 1 (2.00%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) XML
2 1 (2.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.00%) PKI
2 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) Unix
3 1 (2.00%) AIX
3 1 (2.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) Project Management
2 7 (14.00%) Analytics
2 7 (14.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (14.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (10.00%) ERP
5 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (8.00%) Change Management
5 4 (8.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (6.00%) Business Transformation
6 3 (6.00%) Content Management
6 3 (6.00%) Contract Management
6 3 (6.00%) CRM
6 3 (6.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (6.00%) Data Security
6 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.00%) Migration
6 3 (6.00%) Records Management
7 2 (4.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.00%) Java
2 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.00%) Perl
4 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.00%) Python
4 1 (2.00%) Ruby
4 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (6.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.00%) MCITP
3 2 (4.00%) MCTS
3 2 (4.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.00%) PMP
4 1 (2.00%) ACCA
4 1 (2.00%) CIMA
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.00%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) Solvency II
2 1 (2.00%) PMO
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) PowerHA
2 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) SCOM
2 1 (2.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (6.00%) NetApp
1 3 (6.00%) VMware
2 2 (4.00%) Bloomberg
2 2 (4.00%) Citrix
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) Charles River
3 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.00%) HP
3 1 (2.00%) IBM
3 1 (2.00%) iManage
3 1 (2.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (2.00%) Mitel
3 1 (2.00%) Reuters
3 1 (2.00%) SimCorp
3 1 (2.00%) Symantec
3 1 (2.00%) Workday
London
Washington Frank
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