The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Support Engineer
Rank 40 40 50
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.85% 0.25% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.26% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£128 - £260
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £256 £275
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.25 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.96% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £13.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+12.96% -22.85%
Systems Support Engineer
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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 West Sussex 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 Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
332 383 577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 93.52% 97.46% 96.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 231 378
Average daily rate £330 £360 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 42 16
Average hourly rate £15.25 £23.21 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.29% +16.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £12.44 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.36 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Systems Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Systems Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Systems Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Systems Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Systems Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Systems Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Systems Support Engineer
Top 10 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Systems Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Migration

Systems Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Systems Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft