The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 97 112 98
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 5 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.35% 0.10% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.11% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Median daily rate £325 £421 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.84% +12.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +14.00%

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1393 1886 1700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.47% 96.18% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 884 1272 1138
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 60 73
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.75 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.45 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Systems Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Systems Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Systems Engineer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +13 5 £325 -22.15%
Wakefield - 2 £450 -
Systems Engineer
Yorkshire

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Systems 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 Yorkshire region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (60.00%) Linux
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Unix
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix
3 4 (26.67%) SAN
3 4 (26.67%) NetApp
3 4 (26.67%) Symantec
3 4 (26.67%) NetBackup
3 4 (26.67%) Hadoop
3 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
3 4 (26.67%) Change Control
4 3 (20.00%) DevOps
4 3 (20.00%) Nagios
4 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (13.33%) Python
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (13.33%) NHS
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (13.33%) Splunk
5 2 (13.33%) Degree
5 2 (13.33%) VMware Server
5 2 (13.33%) SCCM
5 2 (13.33%) SCOM
5 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) CloudStack
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Unix
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) CentOS
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Change Control
2 3 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Network Design
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Server
3 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) NetBackup
2 3 (20.00%) Nagios
2 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (13.33%) Grafana
3 2 (13.33%) SCCM
3 2 (13.33%) SCOM
4 1 (6.67%) Ansible
4 1 (6.67%) OpenView
4 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) Citrix
2 4 (26.67%) NetApp
2 4 (26.67%) Symantec
3 2 (13.33%) Cloudera
3 2 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (13.33%) Splunk