The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
South West / Bristol
Rank 68 59 68
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 2 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.24% 1.59% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 1.65% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
Median daily rate £350 £400 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +37.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +14.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
804 851 832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 95.37% 96.70% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 608 598
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £260 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 44 25
Median hourly rate £18.50 £31.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.32% +129.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.50 £95.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Systems Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Systems Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Bristol region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (30.00%) Clustering
3 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (30.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) Sun
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (30.00%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Programme Management

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) AMQP
2 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (20.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (10.00%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (10.00%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Solaris
4 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematical Modelling
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (10.00%) Security Hardening
2 1 (10.00%) SysML
2 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) VB
2 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (10.00%) SELinux
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (30.00%) Sun
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) Veritas