The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Systems Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Support Engineer
Rank - - 118
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £250 £320
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.19 £21.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.11%
Systems Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2857 2280 2221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.67% 95.32% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1694 1397 1164
Median daily rate £398 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £219 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 136 195
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £11.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £32.50 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Systems Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Systems Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Systems Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Systems Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Systems Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Systems Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Systems Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, Systems Support 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 West Midlands region featuring Systems Support Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Desktop

Systems Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft