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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Designer
Rank 612 617 594
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Designer 7 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.027% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.028% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 8
Median daily rate £450 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £325 £306
% change year-on-year
- +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
47211 49401 48939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.65% 94.99% 93.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 31129 32106 30344
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1529 1897 1992
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £41.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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
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 26 September 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
Yorkshire +11 4 - -
South West +13 1 - -
London -8 1 £450 -25.00% 1
Systems Designer
UK

Systems Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 5 (35.71%) Validation
1 5 (35.71%) CRM
1 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
1 5 (35.71%) Translating Business Requirements
2 4 (28.57%) SFIA
2 4 (28.57%) Social Network
2 4 (28.57%) Prototyping
2 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 4 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (7.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Xilinx
5 1 (7.14%) JIRA
5 1 (7.14%) Wiki
5 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (7.14%) Internet
5 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management

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 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
2 4 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) SSL
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) DB2
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) OLTP
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Billing
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) jQuery
1 1 (7.14%) LAMP
1 1 (7.14%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Social Network
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (7.14%) Verilog
3 1 (7.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) CentOS
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) CRM
1 5 (35.71%) Translating Business Requirements
1 5 (35.71%) Validation
2 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 4 (28.57%) Prototyping
2 4 (28.57%) SFIA
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Kanban
4 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Test Management
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) TMap
4 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
4 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) COBOL
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
1 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (7.14%) RHCE
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.14%) Sourcefire
3 1 (7.14%) Xilinx