The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 73 80 60
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 20 9 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.48% 0.72% 1.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 0.78% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 19
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£350 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £286 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £30.20 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+40.72% -5.62%
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 Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1243 1158 1173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.21% 92.34% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 709 680 639
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 49 82
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £48.20 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Systems Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Systems Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Systems Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking - 7 - - 1
Reigate - 3 £350 -
Leatherhead -23 2 £450 +28.57%
Systems Engineer
South East

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
3 8 (28.57%) Automotive
4 7 (25.00%) Bluetooth
4 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (21.43%) VMware
6 5 (17.86%) Electronics
6 5 (17.86%) Cisco
6 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
6 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
6 5 (17.86%) Linux
6 5 (17.86%) V-Model
6 5 (17.86%) Degree
6 5 (17.86%) Physics
6 5 (17.86%) SDLC
7 4 (14.29%) Firewall
7 4 (14.29%) Network Design
7 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Supplier Management
7 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
8 3 (10.71%) Terminal Services
8 3 (10.71%) HP
8 3 (10.71%) EMC
8 3 (10.71%) Asset Management
8 3 (10.71%) Service Management
8 3 (10.71%) Finance
8 3 (10.71%) ITIL
8 3 (10.71%) UNIX

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.57%) Lync
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) Bluetooth
2 4 (14.29%) Firewall
3 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (10.71%) DNS
4 2 (7.14%) Broadband
4 2 (7.14%) VoIP
4 2 (7.14%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (7.14%) SAN
4 2 (7.14%) TACACS
5 1 (3.57%) LDAP
5 1 (3.57%) WAN
5 1 (3.57%) SMTP
5 1 (3.57%) DHCP
5 1 (3.57%) SNMP
5 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.57%) VPN
5 1 (3.57%) LAN
5 1 (3.57%) SSL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.57%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 8 (28.57%) Automotive
2 5 (17.86%) Electronics
3 3 (10.71%) Finance
4 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Physics
2 2 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (7.14%) Smartcard
2 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) PKI
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Linux
3 3 (10.71%) UNIX
4 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (17.86%) V-Model
2 5 (17.86%) SDLC
3 4 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 4 (14.29%) Network Design
3 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 3 (10.71%) Service Management
4 3 (10.71%) ITIL
4 3 (10.71%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) Asset Management
5 2 (7.14%) Server Building
5 2 (7.14%) SysML
5 2 (7.14%) Requirements Management
5 2 (7.14%) UML
5 2 (7.14%) Identity Management
6 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) CRM
6 1 (3.57%) MOF
6 1 (3.57%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) Perl
2 1 (3.57%) Python
2 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.57%) MATLAB
2 1 (3.57%) C
2 1 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.86%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 14443
2 1 (3.57%) IEC 61508
2 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) Terminal Services
2 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) Sendmail
3 1 (3.57%) UAG
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (7.14%) SCCM
3 1 (3.57%) SCOM
3 1 (3.57%) Cacti
3 1 (3.57%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (3.57%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) VMware
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 3 (10.71%) HP
4 3 (10.71%) EMC
4 3 (10.71%) SolarWinds
5 2 (7.14%) NetApp
5 2 (7.14%) IBM
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix
6 1 (3.57%) Juniper
6 1 (3.57%) CommVault
6 1 (3.57%) Remedy
6 1 (3.57%) McAfee
6 1 (3.57%) Websense
6 1 (3.57%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.57%) Brocade
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