The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 89 88 65
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 12 3 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.73% 0.20% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.22% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
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£363 - £245
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 - £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £327 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 14
Average hourly rate £25.63 £17.85 £28.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.59% -36.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.13 £13.97 £21.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.13 £21.72 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
Systems Engineer
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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 East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1545 1395 1156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 93.92% 93.94% 91.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 887 690 521
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 142 132
Average hourly rate £13.25 £14.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.35% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £10.00 £10.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £45.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Systems Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Systems Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Systems Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 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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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
Leicestershire +7 6 £400 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £305 - 1
Lincolnshire - 2 - -
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Clustering
3 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (31.58%) UNIX
4 6 (31.58%) Migration
5 5 (26.32%) Finance
5 5 (26.32%) PKI
5 5 (26.32%) Axway
5 5 (26.32%) C#
5 5 (26.32%) C++
5 5 (26.32%) Delphi
5 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
5 5 (26.32%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (21.05%) PBX
6 4 (21.05%) VoIP
6 4 (21.05%) CTI
6 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
6 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
6 4 (21.05%) Change Management
6 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (15.79%) DNS
8 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
8 2 (10.53%) DHCP
8 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
8 2 (10.53%) MS Excel

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
1 5 (26.32%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) Lync
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) PBX
1 4 (21.05%) VoIP
1 4 (21.05%) CTI
2 3 (15.79%) DNS
3 2 (10.53%) DHCP
4 1 (5.26%) SAN
4 1 (5.26%) DMZ
4 1 (5.26%) LAN
4 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Clustering
2 5 (26.32%) PKI
2 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) iSeries
3 1 (5.26%) Open Source
3 1 (5.26%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (31.58%) UNIX
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.53%) Linux
6 1 (5.26%) CentOS
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
6 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Migration
2 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
2 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
2 4 (21.05%) Change Management
2 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.26%) Requirements Management
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
2 5 (26.32%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) C++
2 5 (26.32%) Delphi
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) Groovy
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) DO-160
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) Ansible
2 1 (5.26%) SCVMM
2 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Axway
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) hybris
4 1 (5.26%) Google
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) Sophos
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco