The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Designer
Rank 568 548 541
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Designer 15 9 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.018% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.020% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £405 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £503 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-31.94% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.50
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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 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47122 45147 49346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.47% 92.76% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29091 27426 28362
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1866 1971 2486
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.96 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Systems Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Systems Designer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Systems Designer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Systems Designer Daily Rate Trend in England

Systems Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Designer across the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Systems Designer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Systems Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Systems Designer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Systems Designer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Designer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
London +19 6 £325 -
North West - 2 £263 - 1
Yorkshire +3 1 - - 1
East Midlands +2 1 £475 - 1
South East -3 1 £140 -69.56% 1
Systems Designer
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Systems Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Systems Designer 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 Designer in their job title.

1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (24.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle
3 5 (20.00%) Firewall
4 4 (16.00%) Java
4 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (12.00%) HSRP
5 3 (12.00%) SaaS
5 3 (12.00%) WAN
5 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (12.00%) DNS
5 3 (12.00%) OSPF
5 3 (12.00%) XML
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL
5 3 (12.00%) Linux
5 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (12.00%) Validation
5 3 (12.00%) Blue Coat
5 3 (12.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (12.00%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Data Mapping
5 3 (12.00%) Information Assurance
5 3 (12.00%) VLAN
5 3 (12.00%) Business Development
5 3 (12.00%) QA
6 2 (8.00%) Degree

Systems Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Systems Designer 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 Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (8.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (4.00%) IaaS
2 1 (4.00%) PaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Google Apps
2 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) HSRP
2 3 (12.00%) WAN
2 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.00%) DNS
2 3 (12.00%) OSPF
2 3 (12.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (12.00%) VLAN
3 2 (8.00%) BGP
3 2 (8.00%) MPLS
3 2 (8.00%) VPN
3 2 (8.00%) HTTP
3 2 (8.00%) DMVPN
4 1 (4.00%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (4.00%) LAN
4 1 (4.00%) VoIP
4 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (4.00%) SAN
4 1 (4.00%) LDAP
4 1 (4.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.00%) MySQL
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.00%) DB2
4 1 (4.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) XML
2 2 (8.00%) XSD
2 2 (8.00%) Web Services
2 2 (8.00%) Middleware
2 2 (8.00%) XML Schema
3 1 (4.00%) Vaadin
3 1 (4.00%) REST
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (4.00%) CSS
3 1 (4.00%) SOAP
3 1 (4.00%) .NET
3 1 (4.00%) HTML
3 1 (4.00%) LAMP
3 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.00%) Spring
3 1 (4.00%) Java EE
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (4.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) PKI
1 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.00%) DataPower
2 1 (4.00%) Open Source
2 1 (4.00%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (12.00%) ITIL
2 3 (12.00%) Validation
2 3 (12.00%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (12.00%) Data Mapping
2 3 (12.00%) Information Assurance
2 3 (12.00%) Business Development
3 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (8.00%) Use Case
3 2 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (8.00%) Time Management
3 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (8.00%) Change Management
3 2 (8.00%) Project Management
3 2 (8.00%) CRM
3 2 (8.00%) OO
3 2 (8.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) Perl
3 1 (4.00%) PHP
3 1 (4.00%) C
3 1 (4.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) CBAP
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) KVM
2 1 (4.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 1 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (8.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco
3 2 (8.00%) IBM
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) hybris
4 1 (4.00%) Juniper
4 1 (4.00%) Ericsson
4 1 (4.00%) Informatica
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.00%) Symantec
4 1 (4.00%) McAfee
4 1 (4.00%) SAP
4 1 (4.00%) Business Objects
4 1 (4.00%) Websense
4 1 (4.00%) ION Trading
4 1 (4.00%) Google
4 1 (4.00%) Huawei
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