The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 130 100 99
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 11 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.37% 0.56% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.59% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 7
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £260 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £322 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £309 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Average hourly rate £19.51 £22.69 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% -30.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £30.20 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+40.72% -6.35%
Systems Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2775 2186 1986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.81% 93.74% 93.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1888 1320 1057
Average daily rate £355 £338 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 111 125
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.43 £10.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Systems Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Systems Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Systems Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Systems Engineer
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
West Yorkshire -23 10 £375 +36.36% 9
South Yorkshire -14 1 £155 -31.11% 1
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 15 (57.69%) Linux
2 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) DevOps
3 10 (38.46%) Puppet
4 9 (34.62%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 8 (30.77%) VMware
6 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
6 7 (26.92%) IIS
6 7 (26.92%) Cisco
6 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
6 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
7 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
7 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
7 6 (23.08%) SQL
7 6 (23.08%) Python
8 5 (19.23%) Java
8 5 (19.23%) .NET
8 5 (19.23%) SonicWALL
8 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (15.38%) Salt
9 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
9 4 (15.38%) ITIL
10 3 (11.54%) DNS
10 3 (11.54%) Perl
10 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
10 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
11 2 (7.69%) Ansible

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 7 (26.92%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) JBoss
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Route 53
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) DNS
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) NAS
3 1 (3.85%) SAN
3 1 (3.85%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) Redis
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) Hudson
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) GIS
1 2 (7.69%) Clustering
1 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Linux
2 11 (42.31%) Windows
3 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (7.69%) UNIX
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) CentOS
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.85%) SUSE
5 1 (3.85%) Debian
5 1 (3.85%) Fedora
5 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) DevOps
2 8 (30.77%) Configuration Management
3 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Server Hardening
6 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.85%) Scrum
6 1 (3.85%) RUP
6 1 (3.85%) DSDM
6 1 (3.85%) CRM
6 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
2 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
2 6 (23.08%) Python
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) Java
4 3 (11.54%) Perl
5 2 (7.69%) PHP
5 2 (7.69%) Ruby
6 1 (3.85%) VB
6 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) vCloud
3 1 (3.85%) QEMU
3 1 (3.85%) KVM
3 1 (3.85%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) Puppet
2 9 (34.62%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (15.38%) Salt
4 2 (7.69%) Ansible
4 2 (7.69%) Cobbler
5 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
5 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
5 1 (3.85%) SCCM
5 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) VMware
2 7 (26.92%) Cisco
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 5 (19.23%) SonicWALL
5 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.69%) Mapinfo
5 2 (7.69%) F5
5 2 (7.69%) Juniper
6 1 (3.85%) MobileIron
6 1 (3.85%) Symantec
6 1 (3.85%) Veeam
6 1 (3.85%) HP
South Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Rate: Up to £470 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago