The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 119 137 115
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 20 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.67% 0.14% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.15% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 3
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£325 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £350 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £350 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £320 £315
% change year-on-year
-3.90% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Average hourly rate £44.25 £36.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.91% +10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £36.00 £27.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.55 £36.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.57% +16.66%
Systems Engineer
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 East of England 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 of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2816 2660 2131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.80% 91.66% 94.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1701 1522 1095
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 225 232
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £22.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -27.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.75 £42.50
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 East of England

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

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

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Systems Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Systems Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Systems Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Systems Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Systems Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Essex - 5 £342 - 1
Cambridgeshire 0 4 £239 - 9
Suffolk - 4 £350 -
Hertfordshire -10 3 - - 3
Bedfordshire - 2 £165 - 2
Norfolk - 2 £165 -
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 11 (35.48%) Windows
1 11 (35.48%) Linux
1 11 (35.48%) Security Cleared
2 9 (29.03%) VMware
3 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
4 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
4 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
5 5 (16.13%) ITIL
5 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
5 5 (16.13%) JIRA
6 4 (12.90%) Integration Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Atlassian
6 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
6 4 (12.90%) Backup Exec
6 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
6 4 (12.90%) SQL
6 4 (12.90%) C
6 4 (12.90%) MySQL
6 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
6 4 (12.90%) Confluence
7 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
7 3 (9.68%) Cyber Security
7 3 (9.68%) DNS
7 3 (9.68%) Symantec
7 3 (9.68%) HP

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.90%) Confluence
3 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.23%) Apache
5 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.23%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) SAN
1 3 (9.68%) DNS
2 2 (6.45%) Firewall
2 2 (6.45%) Wireless
2 2 (6.45%) DHCP
2 2 (6.45%) VPN
3 1 (3.23%) WAN
3 1 (3.23%) FTP
3 1 (3.23%) HTTP
3 1 (3.23%) Internet
3 1 (3.23%) 802.11
3 1 (3.23%) Telnet
3 1 (3.23%) UPnP
3 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.23%) IPv4
3 1 (3.23%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) MySQL
2 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Redmine
2 1 (3.23%) Trac
General
1 1 (3.23%) Electronics
1 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.23%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) HTML
1 2 (6.45%) J2EE
1 2 (6.45%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.23%) JSP
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) Replication
2 2 (6.45%) Visualisation
2 2 (6.45%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.23%) GIS
3 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.23%) SCADA
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
1 11 (35.48%) Linux
2 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.45%) UNIX
6 1 (3.23%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) ITIL
2 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
2 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (12.90%) Integration Testing
2 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
3 3 (9.68%) Cyber Security
3 3 (9.68%) Change Management
3 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
3 3 (9.68%) Validation
4 2 (6.45%) CRM
4 2 (6.45%) Information Management
4 2 (6.45%) User Stories
4 2 (6.45%) Security Patching
4 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.23%) Monte Carlo Method
5 1 (3.23%) Information Assurance
5 1 (3.23%) Hazard Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) C
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
2 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) MATLAB
3 1 (3.23%) VB
3 1 (3.23%) Embedded C
3 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) Security Cleared
2 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (6.45%) MCSE
4 2 (6.45%) CCNA
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.45%) Degree
5 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (3.23%) MCSA
5 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) JSP 440
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) DFS Replication
2 2 (6.45%) vSphere
2 2 (6.45%) Xen
3 1 (3.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) XenApp
3 1 (3.23%) MetaFrame
3 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Backup Exec
2 2 (6.45%) SCCM
3 1 (3.23%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) VMware
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.90%) Atlassian
4 3 (9.68%) NetApp
4 3 (9.68%) Symantec
4 3 (9.68%) HP
4 3 (9.68%) Citrix
5 2 (6.45%) SAP
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco
5 2 (6.45%) Hitachi
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.23%) Aruba
6 1 (3.23%) Splunk
6 1 (3.23%) Lumension
6 1 (3.23%) Juniper
6 1 (3.23%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (3.23%) Dell
6 1 (3.23%) EMC
6 1 (3.23%) LANDesk
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