The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex 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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 26 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.94% 0.43% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £315 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £31.35 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+35.56% +5.37%
Systems Engineer
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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
189 205 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 89.15% 89.13% 86.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 124 113
Average daily rate £350 £370 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £110 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £525 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 5
Average hourly rate £28.13 £13.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.34% -65.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (50.00%) LabWindows
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Firmware
2 1 (25.00%) Nagios
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) V-Model
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) CentOS
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) UML
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Use Case
1 1 (25.00%) V-Model
1 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) VMware