The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Kent region that had Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 29 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 10 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 4.15% - 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.35% - 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £165
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.75% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £33.29
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.45 £42.46 £30.70
% change year-on-year
-0.02% +38.30%
Systems Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
230 224 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 95.44% 94.12% 91.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 152 123
Median daily rate £375 £335 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £240 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 31 21
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.61 £11.78 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

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

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 Kent region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) MCSE
1 7 (70.00%) MCSA
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
1 7 (70.00%) Nessus
1 7 (70.00%) MCP
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) MCITP
1 7 (70.00%) SolarWinds
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 7 (70.00%) LANDesk
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (20.00%) Informatics
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) MCITP
1 7 (70.00%) MCP
1 7 (70.00%) MCSA
1 7 (70.00%) MCSE
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) LANDesk
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (70.00%) SolarWinds
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat