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 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 115 89 96
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 11 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.49% 0.60% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.64% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 4
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£450 £295 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.54% -1.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £320 £333
% change year-on-year
+0.78% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £20.28 £23.22 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.67% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.46 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+69.84% -5.66%
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
2121 1564 1434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.93% 93.93% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1463 951 768
Average daily rate £363 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.07% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £210 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 73 74
Average hourly rate £13.21 £13.20 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.03% -28.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.43 £9.25 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £26.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 4 September 2015.

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 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
Leeds -30 6 £460 +55.93% 1
Wakefield - 2 £260 -
Bradford - 1 - -
Systems Engineer
Yorkshire

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) DevOps
4 5 (31.25%) Puppet
4 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (25.00%) Java
5 4 (25.00%) IIS
5 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (25.00%) VMware
5 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (18.75%) SonicWALL
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
6 3 (18.75%) DNS
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) .NET
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
6 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
7 2 (12.50%) Python
7 2 (12.50%) HP
7 2 (12.50%) Juniper
7 2 (12.50%) Perl
7 2 (12.50%) PHP
7 2 (12.50%) Firewall
7 2 (12.50%) Telecoms

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 4 (25.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) NAS
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) UNIX
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) DevOps
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
2 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
2 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
2 4 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) Perl
4 2 (12.50%) PHP
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Puppet
2 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (12.50%) Ansible
3 2 (12.50%) Salt
4 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
4 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) SonicWALL
4 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 2 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) Juniper
4 2 (12.50%) F5
5 1 (6.25%) Symantec
5 1 (6.25%) Veeam
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