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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
South East / Middlesex
Rank - 25 24
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex - 1.41% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.44% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £388 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.97%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.58% +13.33%

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
120 139 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 88.89% 97.89% 90.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 80 114
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 4
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +200.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

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
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 18 January 2017, 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 7 (70.00%) VPN
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Internet
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (50.00%) CCNP
3 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (50.00%) SSL
3 5 (50.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) VoIP
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 5 (50.00%) CCVP
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (40.00%) OSPF
5 3 (30.00%) UML
6 2 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (20.00%) SysML
6 2 (20.00%) Aerospace
6 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) OOD
7 1 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (10.00%) V-Model
7 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (10.00%) Publishing

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
1 7 (70.00%) VPN
2 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 6 (60.00%) Internet
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (50.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) SSL
3 5 (50.00%) VoIP
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 4 (40.00%) OSPF
5 1 (10.00%) LDAP
5 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (20.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Military
2 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) ASIC
2 1 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) UML
2 2 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (20.00%) OOD
2 2 (20.00%) SysML
3 1 (10.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Use Case
3 1 (10.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) Ruby
1 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCNP
1 5 (50.00%) CCVP
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
1 1 (10.00%) KVM
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Forcepoint
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Sophos
3 1 (10.00%) VMware