The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank - 36 44
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 1.66% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.70% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
253 294 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 91.67% 97.67% 98.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 207 285
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 37 14
Median hourly rate £14.00 £42.50 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.05% +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bedfordshire region that featured Systems Engineer in the job title.

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Systems Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Systems Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Systems Engineer 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (50.00%) Military
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Military
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft