The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Middlesex region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 23 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 7 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.71% - 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.89% - 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Average daily rate £275 - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £301 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.31% -22.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.75 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.81% -21.42%
Job Titles Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
242 181 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 93.80% 90.50% 89.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 98 147
Average daily rate £396 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 18
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +22.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Systems Engineer
South East

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
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 16 April 2014.

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
1 5 (50.00%) CCNP
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (50.00%) OSPF
1 5 (50.00%) MGCP
1 5 (50.00%) H.323
1 5 (50.00%) Electronics
1 5 (50.00%) CCVP
1 5 (50.00%) Requirements Management
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (30.00%) Military
2 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Physics
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Aerospace

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (50.00%) OSPF
1 5 (50.00%) MGCP
1 5 (50.00%) H.323
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (50.00%) Electronics
2 3 (30.00%) Military
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (10.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Requirements Management
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCNP
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (50.00%) CCVP
2 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco