The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Wales 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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 71 56 51
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 12 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.33% 1.13% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 1.20% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 0
Average daily rate
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£305 £384 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £320 £333
% change year-on-year
+0.78% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +40.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.46 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+69.84% -5.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
852 669 529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 94.67% 94.49% 92.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 592 466 330
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 28 29
Average hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.30 £65.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Systems Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Systems Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Systems Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 4 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
South Wales -6 12 £305 -20.52% 3
Systems Engineer
UK

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 12 (52.17%) Rational DOORS
2 11 (47.83%) Windows
3 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
4 9 (39.13%) Requirements Management
5 8 (34.78%) ITIL
6 7 (30.43%) UML
6 7 (30.43%) Service Management
6 7 (30.43%) VMware
6 7 (30.43%) SysML
6 7 (30.43%) Rational Rhapsody
7 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (21.74%) Change Management
7 5 (21.74%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
7 5 (21.74%) SCCM
7 5 (21.74%) Java
8 4 (17.39%) Flash
8 4 (17.39%) AdminStudio
8 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
8 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
8 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
8 4 (17.39%) Change Control
8 4 (17.39%) Windows Intune
8 4 (17.39%) SCSM
8 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (13.04%) vSphere
9 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (13.04%) Wireless
9 3 (13.04%) BMC

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) GroupWise
2 1 (4.35%) nginx
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
1 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
1 3 (13.04%) Wireless
2 2 (8.70%) SSH
2 2 (8.70%) DNS
2 2 (8.70%) PuTTY
3 1 (4.35%) SAN
3 1 (4.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (30.43%) Rational Rhapsody
3 4 (17.39%) AdminStudio
4 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.35%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Flash
2 1 (4.35%) LAMP
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Human Factors
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.70%) UNIX
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.70%) AIX
4 2 (8.70%) HPUX
5 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Requirements Management
2 8 (34.78%) ITIL
3 7 (30.43%) UML
3 7 (30.43%) SysML
3 7 (30.43%) Service Management
4 5 (21.74%) Change Management
4 5 (21.74%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
5 4 (17.39%) Change Control
6 1 (4.35%) DevOps
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.35%) Time Management
6 1 (4.35%) Use Case
6 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.35%) Validation
6 1 (4.35%) Scrum
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.35%) Perl
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) MCP
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.04%) vSphere
4 2 (8.70%) Firmware
4 2 (8.70%) Terminal Services
4 2 (8.70%) VMware ESX
4 2 (8.70%) PowerHA
5 1 (4.35%) vCloud
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) SCCM
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Intune
2 4 (17.39%) SCSM
3 2 (8.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (4.35%) ARCserve
4 1 (4.35%) ZENworks
4 1 (4.35%) BladeLogic
4 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.35%) SCOM
4 1 (4.35%) Puppet
4 1 (4.35%) Ansible
4 1 (4.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 7 (30.43%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) BMC
4 2 (8.70%) HP
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) Veritas
5 1 (4.35%) IBM
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix
5 1 (4.35%) Novell
5 1 (4.35%) Google
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