The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxford region that had Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 47 43 33
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 10 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.62% 1.16% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.65% 1.19% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 1
Median daily rate £406 £269 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.16% -23.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £42.46 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +69.84%
Systems Engineer
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
377 336 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 98.95% 97.11% 95.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 270 172
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 16
Median hourly rate £12.38 £15.86 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.97% -6.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Systems Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Systems Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Oxford region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (46.15%) Windows
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
1 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
2 4 (30.77%) Puppet
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Internet
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) CMS
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
4 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
4 2 (15.38%) CSS
4 2 (15.38%) XML
4 2 (15.38%) XSLT
4 2 (15.38%) Unix
4 2 (15.38%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) C++
4 2 (15.38%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (15.38%) CentOS
4 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (15.38%) Content Management
4 2 (15.38%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 1 (7.69%) Hudson

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 (15.38%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Hudson
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.69%) Publishing
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) XML
1 2 (15.38%) XSLT
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) e-Learning
1 1 (7.69%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
1 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) CentOS
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
2 2 (15.38%) Content Management
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C#
1 2 (15.38%) C++
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
1 2 (15.38%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp
3 1 (7.69%) Veeam
3 1 (7.69%) VMware