The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank - 42 31
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 0 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - 2.16% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.33% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Average daily rate - £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £344 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £22.81 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.98%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+18.05% +4.34%
Systems Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
249 343 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 94.68% 92.70% 96.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 216 186
Average daily rate £363 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £275 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 25
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.75 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £22.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Engineer in the job title across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Systems Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Systems Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Systems Engineer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region that cited Systems Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Systems Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) RFC 3261
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) ATM
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region that cited Systems Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Systems Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) ATM
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) RFC 3261
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware