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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 41 61 67
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 24 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.77% 1.25% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.88% 1.32% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 0
Median daily rate £350 £290 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £327 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.03% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £35.70 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +2.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -8.39%
Systems Engineer
South West

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
833 834 860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.30% 94.67% 93.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 577 588 589
Median daily rate £365 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 35 41
Median hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £90.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Systems Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 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 Bristol region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (50.00%) Validation
2 10 (35.71%) Aerospace
3 9 (32.14%) MATLAB
3 9 (32.14%) Simulink
3 9 (32.14%) Embedded Systems
3 9 (32.14%) Algorithms
4 8 (28.57%) Windows
5 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 7 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
6 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 6 (21.43%) DNS
6 6 (21.43%) VMware
7 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
7 5 (17.86%) Linux
7 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
7 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
7 5 (17.86%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (17.86%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (14.29%) DO-178B
8 4 (14.29%) SCCM
8 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
8 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 3 (10.71%) NetBackup
9 3 (10.71%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (10.71%) Regression Testing
9 3 (10.71%) NetApp
9 3 (10.71%) Veritas
9 3 (10.71%) Symantec
9 3 (10.71%) Unix

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) DNS
2 3 (10.71%) DHCP
3 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.57%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) PVCS
3 1 (3.57%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 10 (35.71%) Aerospace
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Algorithms
1 9 (32.14%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 2 (7.14%) Clustering
2 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (3.57%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (3.57%) Life Science
3 1 (3.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (17.86%) Linux
4 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.71%) Solaris
5 3 (10.71%) Unix
5 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
6 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.57%) CentOS
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Validation
2 5 (17.86%) Embedded Software Development
2 5 (17.86%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (10.71%) Functional Testing
3 3 (10.71%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (10.71%) Regression Testing
3 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
4 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.14%) DevOps
4 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Migration
4 2 (7.14%) UML
5 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.57%) MODAF
5 1 (3.57%) Project Management
5 1 (3.57%) Requirements Management
5 1 (3.57%) SysML
5 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) MATLAB
2 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) C
4 1 (3.57%) C++
4 1 (3.57%) Embedded C
4 1 (3.57%) VC++
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (7.14%) CCNA
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.14%) ISEB
3 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.57%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) DO-178B
2 1 (3.57%) ARP4754
2 1 (3.57%) ARP4761
2 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.57%) DO-160
2 1 (3.57%) DO-254
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
1 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.71%) vSphere
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) SCCM
2 3 (10.71%) NetBackup
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (10.71%) SCOM
3 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) VMware
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.71%) NetApp
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) Symantec
3 3 (10.71%) Veritas
4 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.14%) Sun
5 1 (3.57%) AppSense