The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Middlesex region that had Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 14 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 14 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 7.11% 0.54% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.33% 0.59% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 3
Median daily rate £388 £388 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.97%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £42.46 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +69.84%
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 Middlesex 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
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
191 170 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 96.95% 91.89% 92.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 100 132
Median daily rate £425 £388 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +9.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £458 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 8
Median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +1.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

Systems Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Systems Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Middlesex region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (53.33%) UML
2 6 (40.00%) C++
2 6 (40.00%) VPN
2 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) Military
2 6 (40.00%) Requirements Management
2 6 (40.00%) V-Model
2 6 (40.00%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 5 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (33.33%) Use Case
3 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) DNS
3 5 (33.33%) Firmware
3 5 (33.33%) Internet
3 5 (33.33%) ASIC
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) IBM
4 4 (26.67%) CCNP
4 4 (26.67%) LAN
4 4 (26.67%) VoIP
4 4 (26.67%) WAN
4 4 (26.67%) DHCP
4 4 (26.67%) SNMP
4 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
4 4 (26.67%) SSL
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (26.67%) CESG
4 4 (26.67%) CCVP

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
1 6 (40.00%) VPN
2 5 (33.33%) DNS
2 5 (33.33%) Internet
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (26.67%) DHCP
3 4 (26.67%) LAN
3 4 (26.67%) SNMP
3 4 (26.67%) SSL
3 4 (26.67%) VoIP
3 4 (26.67%) WAN
4 3 (20.00%) OSPF
5 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (6.67%) LDAP
6 1 (6.67%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (40.00%) Military
2 3 (20.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) ASIC
1 5 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (26.67%) CESG
3 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) UML
2 6 (40.00%) Requirements Management
2 6 (40.00%) V-Model
3 5 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 5 (33.33%) Use Case
4 3 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (20.00%) OOD
4 3 (20.00%) SysML
5 1 (6.67%) Build Automation
5 1 (6.67%) CAD
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Schematic Capture
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C++
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
2 1 (6.67%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) Ruby
2 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) CCNP
2 4 (26.67%) CCVP
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCP
3 1 (6.67%) MCSA
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) KVM
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco
1 5 (33.33%) IBM
2 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.67%) Forcepoint
3 1 (6.67%) Sophos
3 1 (6.67%) VMware