The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Kent region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank - 43 38
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 0.29% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.31% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £394
% change year-on-year
+12.40% -23.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -21.42%
Job Titles Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
202 324 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 93.09% 93.37% 91.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 145 149
Average daily rate £360 £300 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £205 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 26
Average hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £11.79 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £90.00 £17.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Systems Engineer
South East

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Systems Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Systems Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Kent