The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Portsmouth region that had Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 26 18 10
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 1 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.66% 3.08% 7.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 3.28% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £475 £425 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +29.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +14.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Portsmouth 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
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
145 122 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 95.39% 93.85% 97.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 69 54
Median daily rate £415 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 14 10
Median hourly rate £22.50 £11.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.65% -64.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £10.50 £18.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Systems Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Systems Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 22 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 Portsmouth region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) NETGEAR
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Server
2 5 (62.50%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Workstation
2 5 (62.50%) LDAP
2 5 (62.50%) NFS
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Samba
2 5 (62.50%) vSphere
2 5 (62.50%) Structured Cabling
2 5 (62.50%) Server Virtualisation
3 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) PCoIP
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (25.00%) RIA
6 1 (12.50%) JBoss Seam
6 1 (12.50%) Avionics
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
6 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (12.50%) Human Factors

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) LDAP
1 5 (62.50%) Structured Cabling
2 4 (50.00%) PCoIP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
3 1 (12.50%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) SUSE
3 1 (12.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Requirements Analysis
1 5 (62.50%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (12.50%) Human Factors
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ARP4761
1 1 (12.50%) DO-160
1 1 (12.50%) DO-178B
1 1 (12.50%) DO-254
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) NFS
2 5 (62.50%) Samba
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Server
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Workstation
2 5 (62.50%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) NETGEAR
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco