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 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
South West / Bristol
Rank 64 70 67
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.53% 0.25% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.26% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £330 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £42.25 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £42.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+0.58% +30.76%

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
722 775 802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.27% 96.39% 95.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 486 570 607
Median daily rate £390 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.58% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 41 21
Median hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.00% +61.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

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 19 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 Bristol region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (20.00%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (20.00%) DNS
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (20.00%) Sun
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (20.00%) Validation
3 3 (20.00%) Clustering
4 2 (13.33%) MATLAB
4 2 (13.33%) Simulink
4 2 (13.33%) C++

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 2 (13.33%) Simulink
1 2 (13.33%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (6.67%) AMQP
3 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (6.67%) LabVIEW
2 1 (6.67%) PVCS
General
1 5 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (13.33%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (20.00%) Clustering
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) CAN bus
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (6.67%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (6.67%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
2 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Solaris
3 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.67%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Change Control
2 1 (6.67%) Change Management
2 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (6.67%) DevOps
2 1 (6.67%) Information Assurance
2 1 (6.67%) PLM
2 1 (6.67%) Project Management
2 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
2 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (6.67%) Security Hardening
2 1 (6.67%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C++
1 2 (13.33%) MATLAB
2 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.67%) C
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) VB
2 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ARP4754
1 2 (13.33%) ARP4761
1 2 (13.33%) DO-160
1 2 (13.33%) DO-254
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (6.67%) SELinux
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (20.00%) Sun
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) NetApp
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Serena
4 1 (6.67%) Symantec
4 1 (6.67%) Veritas