The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 62 69 67
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 3 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.38% 0.11% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.11% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £370 £263 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.95% -17.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £263 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £263 £324
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £309 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.59% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +40.72%
Systems Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
735 872 837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 93.63% 93.16% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 506 377
Median daily rate £401 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £221 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 46 34
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.19% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.81 £41.29 £19.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Systems Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Systems Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Reading region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 2 (22.22%) Node.js
3 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) WFM
4 1 (11.11%) Life Science
4 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Life Science
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
1 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
2 1 (11.11%) Validation
2 1 (11.11%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco