The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 45 69 60
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 6 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.13% 0.49% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 0.51% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 7
Median daily rate £293 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.31% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £363 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £363 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.46 £24.38
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +74.19%
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 Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
498 784 723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.61% 95.15% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 433 429
Median daily rate £375 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 61 79
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.77 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.82% -35.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Systems Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Systems Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Systems Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough - 3 £350 - 2
Huntingdon - 2 £235 -
Cambridge +20 1 - - 2
Systems Engineer
East of England

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) C
2 4 (30.77%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 3 (23.08%) Change Control
3 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) Unix
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) MODAF
4 2 (15.38%) SysML
4 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
4 2 (15.38%) Service Management
4 2 (15.38%) GIS
4 2 (15.38%) Electronics
4 2 (15.38%) Perl
4 2 (15.38%) UML
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) IBM Domino
4 2 (15.38%) LAN
4 2 (15.38%) WAN
4 2 (15.38%) DNS
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (15.38%) IBM Domino
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) nginx
2 1 (7.69%) uWSGI
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) SAN
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) LDAP
2 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (7.69%) SSL
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) GIS
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) LabVIEW
1 2 (15.38%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 2 (15.38%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Biology
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Unix
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Solaris
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Change Control
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
1 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
2 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
2 2 (15.38%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (15.38%) MODAF
2 2 (15.38%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Service Management
2 2 (15.38%) SysML
2 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
2 2 (15.38%) UML
2 2 (15.38%) Use Case
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) High Availability
3 1 (7.69%) Open Source
3 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C
1 4 (30.77%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 2 (15.38%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
1 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) CCNA
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) JSP 440
1 2 (15.38%) JTAG
2 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Firmware
2 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) iptables
3 1 (7.69%) Postfix
3 1 (7.69%) Sendmail
3 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cobbler
1 1 (7.69%) Nagios
1 1 (7.69%) OSSEC
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Lotus
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) EMC
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) LogRhythm
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp
3 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow
3 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.69%) Splunk
3 1 (7.69%) TippingPoint
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