The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 35 48 50
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 11 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.94% 0.44% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.13% 0.46% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Median daily rate £500 - £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
352 433 472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 94.12% 95.16% 97.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 247 271
Median daily rate £400 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £248 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 21 40
Median hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +84.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £56.53 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Systems Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Systems Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Systems Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
Cheltenham +7 2 £120 - 2
Systems Engineer
South West

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (76.92%) Security Cleared
2 14 (53.85%) DV Cleared
3 12 (46.15%) C++
3 12 (46.15%) UML
3 12 (46.15%) Change Management
4 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
4 11 (42.31%) Requirements Management
4 11 (42.31%) ITIL
5 10 (38.46%) C
6 9 (34.62%) Java
6 9 (34.62%) Degree
6 9 (34.62%) Mathematics
6 9 (34.62%) Physics
6 9 (34.62%) TOGAF
6 9 (34.62%) MODAF
6 9 (34.62%) SysML
6 9 (34.62%) Hadoop
6 9 (34.62%) Amazon S3
6 9 (34.62%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (34.62%) Big Data
7 7 (26.92%) Windows
8 6 (23.08%) Rational DOORS
8 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
9 4 (15.38%) RIA
9 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (15.38%) Linux
9 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
9 4 (15.38%) VMware
10 3 (11.54%) Military

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 3 (11.54%) Windchill
2 1 (3.85%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (34.62%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.69%) DHCP
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) Skype
3 1 (3.85%) SNMP
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) Big Data
1 9 (34.62%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 3 (11.54%) Military
2 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.85%) Avionics
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) LINQ
1 1 (3.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Mathematics
1 9 (34.62%) Physics
2 4 (15.38%) RIA
3 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.69%) ASIC
4 2 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (3.85%) CESG
5 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Solaris
4 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Change Management
1 12 (46.15%) UML
2 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) ITIL
2 11 (42.31%) Requirements Management
2 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
3 9 (34.62%) MODAF
3 9 (34.62%) SysML
3 9 (34.62%) TOGAF
4 3 (11.54%) PLM
4 3 (11.54%) Project Management
4 3 (11.54%) V-Model
5 2 (7.69%) Change Control
5 2 (7.69%) Network Architecture
5 2 (7.69%) Release Management
5 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) Use Case
5 2 (7.69%) Validation
5 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) C++
2 10 (38.46%) C
3 9 (34.62%) Java
4 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.85%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (76.92%) Security Cleared
2 14 (53.85%) DV Cleared
3 9 (34.62%) Degree
4 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) MISRA
1 1 (3.85%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.69%) Firmware
1 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) yum
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 4 (15.38%) VMware
2 2 (7.69%) IBM
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) TOWER Software