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 24 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 65 68 54
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 18 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.71% 1.14% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.81% 1.17% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 1
Median daily rate £450 £240 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -31.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £42.46 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +69.84%
Systems Engineer
South East

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
640 683 561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.24% 97.29% 97.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 504 350
Median daily rate £425 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 34 37
Median hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £22.50 £22.50
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 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 24 September 2016.

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 24 September 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
Oxford -10 9 £413 +53.48% 1
Abingdon 0 6 £450 +5.88% 1
Systems Engineer
South East

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (58.33%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) Puppet
2 8 (33.33%) Internet
2 8 (33.33%) DHCP
2 8 (33.33%) DNS
2 8 (33.33%) Windows
3 7 (29.17%) PostGIS
4 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (25.00%) IPv6
5 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
5 5 (20.83%) C++
5 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
5 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
6 4 (16.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 4 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (16.67%) VMware
6 4 (16.67%) SQL
7 3 (12.50%) C
7 3 (12.50%) Unix
7 3 (12.50%) MySQL
7 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 3 (12.50%) HP
7 3 (12.50%) Python
7 3 (12.50%) IPv4
7 3 (12.50%) Firewall
7 3 (12.50%) Ruby
7 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (12.50%) Subversion
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008

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 (8.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) DHCP
1 8 (33.33%) DNS
1 8 (33.33%) Internet
2 6 (25.00%) IPv6
3 3 (12.50%) Firewall
3 3 (12.50%) IPv4
3 3 (12.50%) Network Security
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (4.17%) LAN
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.50%) Subversion
3 2 (8.33%) Hudson
3 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.33%) JIRA
3 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.33%) Publishing
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) PostGIS
2 2 (8.33%) CSS
2 2 (8.33%) HTML
2 2 (8.33%) Web Services
2 2 (8.33%) XML
2 2 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Replication
2 1 (4.17%) e-Learning
2 1 (4.17%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
4 3 (12.50%) CentOS
4 3 (12.50%) Unix
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) Debian
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
3 4 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
3 4 (16.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) Content Management
5 2 (8.33%) Migration
5 2 (8.33%) Security Patching
6 1 (4.17%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) C++
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (12.50%) C
3 3 (12.50%) Go
3 3 (12.50%) Python
3 3 (12.50%) Ruby
3 3 (12.50%) Rust
3 3 (12.50%) Scala
4 2 (8.33%) C#
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.33%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) Puppet
2 3 (12.50%) SCOM
3 2 (8.33%) Check_MK
3 2 (8.33%) Nagios
3 2 (8.33%) Terraform
4 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.17%) SELinux
4 1 (4.17%) yum
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) VMware
2 3 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.17%) NetApp
4 1 (4.17%) Siemens
4 1 (4.17%) Veeam