The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Lancashire region that had Senior Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior System Engineer
Rank 38 57 54
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.66% 0.54% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.57% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £557
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 £22.69
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +76.28%
Senior Systems Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
285 523 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 94.68% 94.92% 86.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 377 234
Median daily rate £375 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 43 26
Median hourly rate £40.75 £34.95 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.59% +58.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £17.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £42.02 £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Senior Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Senior Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Senior Systems Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Senior Systems Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Senior Systems Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Preston +5 2 - -
Senior Systems Engineer
North West

Senior Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, Senior 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 Lancashire region featuring Senior Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) VC++
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Avionics
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) VB6

Senior Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) MODAF
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (40.00%) VC++
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) VMware