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 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 37 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.33% 0.53% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £130 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £329
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
Systems Engineer
East of England

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
295 361 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.09% 95.25% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 253 246
Median daily rate £450 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £565 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 27 16
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +56.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 5 (62.50%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (50.00%) MODAF
2 4 (50.00%) SysML
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) Luciad
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (37.50%) XenApp
3 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (37.50%) Office 365
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) UML
3 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) MetaFrame
3 3 (37.50%) Symantec
3 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (37.50%) GIS

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000 Server
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) MODAF
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (50.00%) SysML
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
3 1 (12.50%) System Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Def Stans
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 3 (37.50%) MetaFrame
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (37.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix
1 3 (37.50%) ESRI
1 3 (37.50%) Luciad
1 3 (37.50%) Symantec
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) EMC