The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Midlands region that had Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 30 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.10% 0.97% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 1.00% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £309 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.59% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +40.72%
Systems Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands 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
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
174 200 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 95.60% 96.62% 95.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 70 54
Median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £295 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £125.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+594.44% -10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Systems Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Systems Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Midlands region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (33.33%) Ada
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) System Testing
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) DO-178B
1 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) CANoe
1 1 (33.33%) Web Operations

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (33.33%) CANoe
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) System Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Ada
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet