The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Glasgow region that had Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 47 52 73
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +21
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 8 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.46% 0.32% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 0.35% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £125 £138 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -57.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +14.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
526 569 773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.81% 91.19% 96.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 307 461
Median daily rate £350 £338 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 18
Median hourly rate £17.32 £32.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.70% +106.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.89 £16.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.00 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Systems Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Systems Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Systems Engineer 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 Glasgow region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) Unix
3 7 (38.89%) Perl
3 7 (38.89%) AIX
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 6 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 6 (33.33%) PowerHA
4 6 (33.33%) Korn
4 6 (33.33%) Network Security
4 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 6 (33.33%) IBM
4 6 (33.33%) Firewall
5 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (22.22%) WSUS
5 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
5 4 (22.22%) SCCM
5 4 (22.22%) SCOM
5 4 (22.22%) Change Control
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (22.22%) Private Cloud
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 4 (22.22%) Finance
5 4 (22.22%) Law
5 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 4 (22.22%) ITIL
5 4 (22.22%) Windows
6 3 (16.67%) Solaris

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Firewall
1 6 (33.33%) Network Security
1 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) DPNSS
2 1 (5.56%) NAS
2 1 (5.56%) Q.931
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
1 4 (22.22%) Law
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.56%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (5.56%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) Unix
3 7 (38.89%) AIX
4 4 (22.22%) Windows
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (16.67%) Solaris
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Change Control
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
1 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 3 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) ITSM
4 1 (5.56%) Line Management
4 1 (5.56%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Perl
2 6 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 6 (33.33%) Korn
3 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCCM
1 4 (22.22%) SCOM
1 4 (22.22%) WSUS
2 1 (5.56%) Ansible
2 1 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (5.56%) yum
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) EMC
3 1 (5.56%) VMware