The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 168 185 185
Rank change year-on-year
+17 0
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 35 15 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.61% 0.26% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.28% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 13
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£350 £329 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.46% -17.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £226 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £396 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £320 £315
% change year-on-year
-3.90% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 10
Average hourly rate £22.83 £27.50 £16.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.98% +63.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.83 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+16.64% +16.66%
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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 City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5267 5295 6449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.34% 92.34% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4054 3899 4769
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £263 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 78 164
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.85 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.79% -5.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £32.03 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Systems Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Systems Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Systems 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 28 (41.79%) Windows
2 24 (35.82%) Finance
3 22 (32.84%) VMware
4 17 (25.37%) PowerShell
5 16 (23.88%) Linux
5 16 (23.88%) Microsoft
6 14 (20.90%) Active Directory
7 13 (19.40%) Citrix
7 13 (19.40%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (17.91%) HP
9 11 (16.42%) Red Hat
9 11 (16.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (14.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (14.93%) SAN
10 10 (14.93%) DNS
10 10 (14.93%) SQL
11 9 (13.43%) Python
11 9 (13.43%) Cisco
12 8 (11.94%) UNIX
12 8 (11.94%) vSphere
12 8 (11.94%) XenApp
13 7 (10.45%) SDLC
13 7 (10.45%) MS Exchange
13 7 (10.45%) Oracle
13 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
13 7 (10.45%) Avaya
13 7 (10.45%) Clustering
13 7 (10.45%) Banking
14 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (8.96%) SharePoint

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Systems 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.45%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.96%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.46%) Apache
4 4 (5.97%) IIS
4 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.48%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.99%) Jetty
6 2 (2.99%) nginx
6 2 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.49%) Jadu
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.49%) CMS
7 1 (1.49%) Zope
7 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.48%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.49%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.49%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.93%) DNS
1 10 (14.93%) SAN
2 5 (7.46%) Internet
3 4 (5.97%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.97%) DHCP
3 4 (5.97%) LAN
3 4 (5.97%) WAN
4 3 (4.48%) ISDN
4 3 (4.48%) QSIG
4 3 (4.48%) H.323
4 3 (4.48%) Firewall
5 2 (2.99%) Wireshark
5 2 (2.99%) MGW
5 2 (2.99%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.99%) NetScaler
5 2 (2.99%) LDAP
5 2 (2.99%) SMTP
5 2 (2.99%) HTTP
5 2 (2.99%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.49%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.48%) MySQL
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.99%) Spotfire
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) JIRA
1 2 (2.99%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 24 (35.82%) Finance
2 7 (10.45%) Banking
3 3 (4.48%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.99%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.49%) Back Office
5 1 (1.49%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) Web Services
1 3 (4.48%) HTML
2 2 (2.99%) HTML5
3 1 (1.49%) .NET
3 1 (1.49%) Middleware
3 1 (1.49%) LAMP
3 1 (1.49%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Clustering
2 5 (7.46%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.97%) Biometrics
4 3 (4.48%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.99%) iPhone
5 2 (2.99%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.99%) BYOD
6 1 (1.49%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.49%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.49%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.49%) EMC VNXe
6 1 (1.49%) Handset
6 1 (1.49%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.49%) IVR
6 1 (1.49%) EPoS
6 1 (1.49%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 28 (41.79%) Windows
2 16 (23.88%) Linux
3 11 (16.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (14.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (11.94%) UNIX
6 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (8.96%) Solaris
6 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.99%) Debian
7 2 (2.99%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (10.45%) SDLC
2 5 (7.46%) DevOps
2 5 (7.46%) Configuration Management
2 5 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (5.97%) OO
3 4 (5.97%) Business Development
3 4 (5.97%) Migration
4 3 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (4.48%) Software Engineering
4 3 (4.48%) ITIL
4 3 (4.48%) Open Source
5 2 (2.99%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (2.99%) Email Migration
5 2 (2.99%) B2C
5 2 (2.99%) ETL
5 2 (2.99%) Project Management
5 2 (2.99%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (2.99%) Load Balancing
5 2 (2.99%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (1.49%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.37%) PowerShell
2 10 (14.93%) SQL
3 9 (13.43%) Python
4 5 (7.46%) Java
5 4 (5.97%) C++
6 3 (4.48%) Ruby
6 3 (4.48%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.48%) C#
6 3 (4.48%) Perl
7 2 (2.99%) VB
8 1 (1.49%) PHP
8 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.49%) VBScript
8 1 (1.49%) C
8 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.46%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.48%) CCNA
3 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.48%) Avaya Certification
4 2 (2.99%) Degree
5 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 14 (20.90%) Active Directory
2 13 (19.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.94%) XenApp
3 8 (11.94%) vSphere
4 3 (4.48%) Docker
5 2 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.99%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.49%) UAG
6 1 (1.49%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) SCCM
2 4 (5.97%) Puppet
3 3 (4.48%) SCOM
3 3 (4.48%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.99%) HAProxy
4 2 (2.99%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (2.99%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.99%) Zenoss
4 2 (2.99%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.49%) Nagios
5 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.49%) WMI
5 1 (1.49%) WSUS
5 1 (1.49%) Kibana
Vendors
1 22 (32.84%) VMware
2 16 (23.88%) Microsoft
3 13 (19.40%) Citrix
4 12 (17.91%) HP
5 11 (16.42%) Red Hat
6 9 (13.43%) Cisco
7 7 (10.45%) Oracle
7 7 (10.45%) Avaya
8 4 (5.97%) EMC
9 3 (4.48%) Splunk
10 2 (2.99%) Verint
10 2 (2.99%) Akamai
10 2 (2.99%) 3PAR
10 2 (2.99%) NetApp
10 2 (2.99%) Apple
10 2 (2.99%) AppSense
10 2 (2.99%) Altiris
10 2 (2.99%) Symantec
11 1 (1.49%) Remedy
11 1 (1.49%) Syntegra
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