The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 86 91 98
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 19 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.10% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 0.14% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 2
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£325 - £344
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 - £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £335 £340
% change year-on-year
-1.34% -1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £26.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-2.83% -21.48%
Systems Engineer
Yorkshire

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
1611 1431 1617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.34% 93.59% 95.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 965 803 847
Average daily rate £346 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 61 69
Average hourly rate £12.22 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £44.70 £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 30 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. 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
Leeds +7 18 £325 - 4
Wakefield - - - -
Systems Engineer
Yorkshire

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (44.83%) Windows
1 13 (44.83%) Linux
1 13 (44.83%) MS Exchange
1 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
2 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 12 (41.38%) UNIX
3 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (31.03%) DevOps
4 9 (31.03%) Python
4 9 (31.03%) SCCM
4 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (24.14%) HP
5 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
6 6 (20.69%) Dell
6 6 (20.69%) Ruby
6 6 (20.69%) VMware
6 6 (20.69%) Bash Shell
6 6 (20.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (17.24%) Clustering
7 5 (17.24%) Load Balancing
7 5 (17.24%) NetApp
7 5 (17.24%) Migration
7 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
8 4 (13.79%) Apache
8 4 (13.79%) Java
8 4 (13.79%) PHP
8 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (13.79%) SCOM

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 13 (44.83%) MS Exchange
2 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (13.79%) Apache
4 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
4 3 (10.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (6.90%) IIS
5 2 (6.90%) Lync
5 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
6 1 (3.45%) Node.js
6 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Google Apps
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.34%) SAN
3 2 (6.90%) DVB
3 2 (6.90%) Internet
3 2 (6.90%) LAN
3 2 (6.90%) Ethernet
3 2 (6.90%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) VLAN
4 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.45%) DHCP
4 1 (3.45%) S/MIME
4 1 (3.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.45%) Couchbase
2 1 (3.45%) Redis
2 1 (3.45%) SimpleDB
2 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Java EE
1 3 (10.34%) J2EE
2 1 (3.45%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) Middleware
2 1 (3.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Clustering
2 3 (10.34%) Open Source
3 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.90%) MPEG
3 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.90%) IPTV
3 2 (6.90%) Video on Demand
4 1 (3.45%) CMDB
4 1 (3.45%) PKI
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Windows
1 13 (44.83%) Linux
2 12 (41.38%) UNIX
3 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (10.34%) Solaris
6 3 (10.34%) Windows XP
7 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) DevOps
2 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
3 6 (20.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (17.24%) Load Balancing
4 5 (17.24%) Migration
5 3 (10.34%) ITIL
6 2 (6.90%) Project Management
6 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Integration Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Test Management
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) High Availability
7 1 (3.45%) Change Control
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (3.45%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) Python
2 6 (20.69%) Ruby
2 6 (20.69%) Bash Shell
3 4 (13.79%) Java
3 4 (13.79%) PHP
4 3 (10.34%) SQL
4 3 (10.34%) C++
5 2 (6.90%) Tcl
5 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.90%) C
5 2 (6.90%) Perl
5 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) ISEB
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.90%) MCSE
2 2 (6.90%) MCSA
2 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.90%) vSphere
3 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.45%) UAG
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) SCCM
2 4 (13.79%) SCOM
3 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (10.34%) Puppet
4 2 (6.90%) Tivoli
4 2 (6.90%) Cobbler
5 1 (3.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (3.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Salt
5 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
5 1 (3.45%) Nagios
5 1 (3.45%) OpenView
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) HP
3 6 (20.69%) Dell
3 6 (20.69%) VMware
4 5 (17.24%) NetApp
5 2 (6.90%) Symantec
5 2 (6.90%) IBM
5 2 (6.90%) Sun
5 2 (6.90%) Capita
6 1 (3.45%) Postini
6 1 (3.45%) Google
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.45%) Remedy
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