The median contractor rate for a Systems Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

System Engineer
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 44 35
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry - 0.54% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.56% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £200
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £358 £320
% change year-on-year +4.89% +11.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £41.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year +3.01% +31.74%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 338 355 287
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 95.21% 95.95% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 224 157
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £280 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 15
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £35.00 £30.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry that featured Systems Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Coventry

Systems Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Engineer in Coventry

Systems Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Engineer in Coventry