The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire 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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 55 65 46
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 6 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.88% 0.14% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.16% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £335 £490
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -31.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £327 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
-2.38% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.19 - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.34% +19.09%
Systems Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
631 640 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 92.93% 89.89% 94.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 411 300
Average daily rate £400 £371 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.96% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 27 22
Average hourly rate £13.00 £25.00 £13.62
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.00% +83.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.30 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.85% -

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Systems Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Systems Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Systems Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Systems Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Systems Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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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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
Swindon - 4 - -
Systems Engineer
South West

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 10 (76.92%) Windows
1 10 (76.92%) Windows XP
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 9 (69.23%) Windows 7
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
4 5 (38.46%) VBScript
4 5 (38.46%) VB
4 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
4 5 (38.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (38.46%) McAfee
4 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) VMware Workstation
4 5 (38.46%) SCCM
5 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) Release Management
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco
6 3 (23.08%) Windows NT
6 3 (23.08%) MS Office
6 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
6 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
6 3 (23.08%) LAN
6 3 (23.08%) WAN
6 3 (23.08%) SMTP
6 3 (23.08%) DHCP
6 3 (23.08%) DNS
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
6 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
1 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) WAN
1 3 (23.08%) SMTP
1 3 (23.08%) DHCP
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
1 10 (76.92%) Windows XP
2 9 (69.23%) Windows 7
3 3 (23.08%) Windows NT
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Release Management
2 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Coaching
4 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
2 5 (38.46%) VBScript
2 5 (38.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) JSP 440
2 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) McAfee
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) Computacenter
5 1 (7.69%) Symantec