The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset 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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 32 28 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.44% 1.81% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 1.93% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £190 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -52.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +9.09%
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 Dorset 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
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
216 207 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 95.58% 93.67% 97.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 103 101
Average daily rate £363 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £150 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 19 13
Average hourly rate £32.00 £25.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Systems Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Systems Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Systems Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 1 - -
Wareham - - - -
Weymouth - - - -
Systems Engineer
South West

Systems Engineer
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (50.00%) HNC
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Requirements Management
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Signal Processing
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) iSeries
3 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) RPG
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) SysML

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 2 (33.33%) Signal Processing
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) RPG
1 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) HNC
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) IBM