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 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 101 97 117
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 21 23 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.82% 1.03% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 1.10% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 2
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£313 £275 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -13.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £235 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £345 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.34% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £23.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.94% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £25.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+1.50% -25.92%
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
2349 2087 2401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.01% 93.55% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1419 1164 1201
Average daily rate £350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 126 125
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.10 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 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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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 +7 18 £325 - 8
South Yorkshire -11 2 - - 2
North Yorkshire -5 1 £275 -12.00% 2
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 18 (51.43%) Windows
2 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
3 16 (45.71%) MS Exchange
4 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (34.29%) Linux
6 12 (34.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (31.43%) UNIX
7 11 (31.43%) VMware
8 10 (28.57%) SCCM
9 9 (25.71%) HP
10 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
10 7 (20.00%) Python
10 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (20.00%) DevOps
11 6 (17.14%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
11 6 (17.14%) DNS
11 6 (17.14%) Dell
11 6 (17.14%) SAN
12 5 (14.29%) NetApp
12 5 (14.29%) Windows XP
12 5 (14.29%) SCOM
12 5 (14.29%) Migration
12 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (11.43%) Ruby
13 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (11.43%) Cisco

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 16 (45.71%) MS Exchange
2 12 (34.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (8.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (8.57%) Apache
5 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
5 3 (8.57%) Lync
6 2 (5.71%) IIS
7 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
7 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
1 6 (17.14%) DNS
1 6 (17.14%) SAN
2 4 (11.43%) DHCP
3 2 (5.71%) Ethernet
3 2 (5.71%) DVB
3 2 (5.71%) Wireless
3 2 (5.71%) VLAN
3 2 (5.71%) LAN
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.86%) Firewall
4 1 (2.86%) Internet
4 1 (2.86%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Subversion
1 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) J2EE
1 3 (8.57%) Java EE
2 1 (2.86%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.86%) Middleware
2 1 (2.86%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Clustering
1 3 (8.57%) Open Source
2 2 (5.71%) Video on Demand
2 2 (5.71%) IPTV
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.71%) MPEG
2 2 (5.71%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) CMDB
3 1 (2.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Windows
2 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (34.29%) Linux
4 11 (31.43%) UNIX
5 5 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 4 (11.43%) Solaris
6 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
6 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 7 (20.00%) DevOps
2 6 (17.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (14.29%) Migration
3 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.43%) ITIL
5 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.71%) Project Management
6 2 (5.71%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Integration Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Test Management
7 1 (2.86%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.86%) High Availability
7 1 (2.86%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) Python
2 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) Java
2 4 (11.43%) Ruby
2 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
3 3 (8.57%) PHP
3 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.71%) Perl
4 2 (5.71%) C
4 2 (5.71%) C++
4 2 (5.71%) Tcl
4 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.57%) Degree
3 2 (5.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.71%) MCITP
3 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.71%) MCSE
3 2 (5.71%) MCSA
3 2 (5.71%) ISEB
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
2 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.57%) vSphere
4 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.71%) XenApp
4 2 (5.71%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.86%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.86%) UAG
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) SCCM
2 5 (14.29%) SCOM
3 3 (8.57%) Backup Exec
4 2 (5.71%) Tivoli
4 2 (5.71%) Puppet
4 2 (5.71%) Cobbler
4 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.86%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.86%) Nagios
5 1 (2.86%) OpenView
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (31.43%) VMware
3 9 (25.71%) HP
4 6 (17.14%) Dell
5 5 (14.29%) NetApp
6 4 (11.43%) Symantec
6 4 (11.43%) Cisco
7 2 (5.71%) IBM
7 2 (5.71%) Sun
7 2 (5.71%) EMC
7 2 (5.71%) Citrix
7 2 (5.71%) Juniper
7 2 (5.71%) Apple
7 2 (5.71%) Capita
7 2 (5.71%) Meru Networks
8 1 (2.86%) Google
8 1 (2.86%) Postini
8 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.86%) Remedy
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