The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 42 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.44% - 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% - 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £335 £303
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +10.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £46.05 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
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
373 393 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 89.23% 93.57% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 243 97
Average daily rate £400 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £219 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £533 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 42 31
Average hourly rate £26.83 £18.00 £19.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.05% -5.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.00 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £32.47 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Systems Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Systems Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Systems Engineer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire region that cited Systems Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Systems Engineer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) UML
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) PL/SQL
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) ERP
3 6 (75.00%) RDBMS
3 6 (75.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (75.00%) Supply Chain Management
3 6 (75.00%) JIRA
3 6 (75.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database
3 6 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (75.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Logistics
6 1 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 1 (12.50%) C++
6 1 (12.50%) OO

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire region that cited Systems Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Systems Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (75.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (75.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) UML
2 7 (87.50%) ERP
3 6 (75.00%) Supply Chain Management
3 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (75.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Logistics
6 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 1 (12.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) PL/SQL
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle