The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxfordshire 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 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 55 55 48
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 8 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.32% 0.56% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 0.58% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 6
Median daily rate £375 £195 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+92.30% -41.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £179 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £211 £356
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £36.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +46.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +14.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
595 513 629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 98.18% 96.07% 95.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 392 394
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 20 50
Median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £8.80 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Systems Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Systems Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Systems Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
Oxford +4 5 £375 +74.41% 1
Kidlington - 1 £388 -
Systems Engineer
South East

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) DevOps
2 6 (37.50%) Puppet
2 6 (37.50%) MySQL
3 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
3 5 (31.25%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (31.25%) Network Security
3 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
4 4 (25.00%) GitHub
4 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (25.00%) Docker
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) IPv4
4 4 (25.00%) IPv6
4 4 (25.00%) Python
4 4 (25.00%) Subversion
4 4 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 4 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (25.00%) Replication
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
6 2 (12.50%) User Experience
6 2 (12.50%) AWS Certification
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (12.50%) Drupal

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (12.50%) Drupal
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) GitHub
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Network Security
2 4 (25.00%) IPv4
2 4 (25.00%) IPv6
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
3 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (6.25%) SSL
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MySQL
2 4 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) MariaDB
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 4 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (6.25%) Hudson
3 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Publishing
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Replication
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) CMDB
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
4 2 (12.50%) CentOS
4 2 (12.50%) Debian
4 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) Amazon Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) DevOps
2 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
2 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (12.50%) Operations Management
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
6 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 1 (6.25%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Python
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) AWS Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) HIPAA
1 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Docker
2 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Puppet
2 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.25%) SCCM
3 1 (6.25%) Terraform
3 1 (6.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) AppSense
2 1 (6.25%) Blue Coat
2 1 (6.25%) Brocade
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) F5
2 1 (6.25%) Intel Security
2 1 (6.25%) Juniper
2 1 (6.25%) NetApp
2 1 (6.25%) Palo Alto
2 1 (6.25%) Talend
2 1 (6.25%) Veeam
2 1 (6.25%) VMware