The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Systems Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Designer
Rank 603 599 585
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Designer 10 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.012% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.013% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
Median daily rate £470 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £375 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £435 £382
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+25.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £25.00
Systems Designer
UK

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
46744 46649 45930
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.93% 94.71% 94.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 30942 29439 28805
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1325 1843 1957
Median hourly rate £17.95 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.91 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Systems Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Systems Designer in the job title.

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 31 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Designer within the England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East - 7 £470 -
South West - 2 - -
London - 1 £600 -
Systems Designer
UK

Systems Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Systems Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Systems Designer in the job title.

1 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
2 7 (30.43%) Confluence
2 7 (30.43%) JIRA
2 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) ISEB
3 6 (26.09%) Finance
3 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
4 5 (21.74%) VMware
5 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
5 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
5 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
5 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
5 4 (17.39%) Use Case
5 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (17.39%) User Stories
5 4 (17.39%) Logical Data Model
5 4 (17.39%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Defect Management
6 3 (13.04%) SCDPM
6 3 (13.04%) SCSM
6 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (13.04%) SCCM
6 3 (13.04%) SCOM
6 3 (13.04%) SCVMM
6 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared
6 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
6 3 (13.04%) VBScript
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.04%) Client/Server

Systems Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (30.43%) Confluence
2 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) IaaS
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) LDAP
1 1 (4.35%) SSL
1 1 (4.35%) VPN
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) OLTP
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) JUnit
2 1 (4.35%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Billing
3 1 (4.35%) Military
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Ajax
1 1 (4.35%) Spring
1 1 (4.35%) Spring MVC
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (4.35%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Unix
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
1 4 (17.39%) Logical Data Model
1 4 (17.39%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 4 (17.39%) Use Case
1 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (17.39%) User Stories
2 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
2 3 (13.04%) Defect Management
2 3 (13.04%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (8.70%) Migration
3 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
4 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.35%) Data Mapping
4 1 (4.35%) ITSM
4 1 (4.35%) Kanban
4 1 (4.35%) MVC
4 1 (4.35%) Scrum
4 1 (4.35%) Service Management
4 1 (4.35%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.04%) VBScript
3 2 (8.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
2 7 (30.43%) ISEB
3 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
4 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) Dell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCCM
1 3 (13.04%) SCDPM
1 3 (13.04%) SCOM
1 3 (13.04%) SCSM
1 3 (13.04%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) VMware
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Dell
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.35%) Xilinx