The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North East 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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 115 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 9 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.56% 0.12% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £310 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £354 £305 £320
% change year-on-year
+16.06% -4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £37.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.21% +7.91%
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 North East 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
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1422 785 513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 88.76% 94.69% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 877 473 322
Median daily rate £325 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 79 26
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Systems Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Systems Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Systems Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -52 6 £310 -
Durham - 1 - -
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 North East region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Service Management
3 4 (40.00%) Validation
3 4 (40.00%) Release Management
3 4 (40.00%) Tivoli
3 4 (40.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) CA
3 4 (40.00%) AIX
3 4 (40.00%) HPUX
3 4 (40.00%) Solaris
3 4 (40.00%) Perl
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) VBScript
4 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (30.00%) IBM
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (30.00%) SCOM
4 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Netcool
4 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) Korn

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Simulink
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) AIX
3 4 (40.00%) HPUX
3 4 (40.00%) Solaris
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (20.00%) Unix
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Release Management
2 4 (40.00%) Service Management
2 4 (40.00%) Validation
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Signal Processing
3 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Signal Processing
3 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Perl
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Bourne shell
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) Korn
2 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (30.00%) VBScript
3 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (30.00%) Netcool
2 3 (30.00%) SCOM
3 2 (20.00%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (10.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (40.00%) CA
2 4 (40.00%) HP
3 3 (30.00%) IBM
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) BMC
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow