The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Support Engineer
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.27% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£200 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £200 £256
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £17.25 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+131.88% +27.77%
Systems Support Engineer
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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
336 496 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 90.57% 95.38% 92.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 345 109
Average daily rate £400 £413 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 9 14
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £32.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Systems Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Support Engineer in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Systems Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Systems Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Systems Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Systems Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Systems Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Systems Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Systems Support Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Lync
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) MetaFrame
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec

Systems Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Systems Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Systems Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Lync
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) MetaFrame
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) VMware