Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for Systems Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Systems Engineering over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

Systems Engineering
South London > Croydon
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 64 71
Rank change year-on-year -44 +7 -
Contract jobs citing Systems Engineering 9 39 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 0.77% 4.01% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 4.31% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 27 2
Croydon median daily rate £540 £550 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.82% +50.68% -
10th Percentile £474 £485 £358
90th Percentile £639 £719 £373
South London median daily rate £540 £563 £365
% change year-on-year -4.00% +54.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate - - £50.00

Systems Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Croydon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,079 904 494
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 92.78% 92.91% 91.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 825 605 290
Croydon median daily rate £525 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -
10th Percentile £380 £339 £300
90th Percentile £625 £675 £575
South London median daily rate £513 £500 £425
% change year-on-year +2.60% +17.65% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 6
Croydon median hourly rate £35.00 £13.50 £35.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +159.26% -61.70% +182.00%
South London median hourly rate £42.27 £47.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year -11.02% +75.93% +3.85%

Systems Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

Job postings citing Systems Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Croydon.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineering in Croydon

Systems Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Engineering in Croydon

Systems Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineering in Croydon over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Systems Engineering in Croydon

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Systems Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for Systems Engineering.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 9 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 8 (88.89%) Big Data
3 7 (77.78%) Kafka
3 7 (77.78%) Kubernetes
3 7 (77.78%) Docker
3 7 (77.78%) TDD
3 7 (77.78%) Spring
3 7 (77.78%) Spring Boot
3 7 (77.78%) Java 8
4 6 (66.67%) Terraform
4 6 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (66.67%) Apache Solr
4 6 (66.67%) Ansible
4 6 (66.67%) Microservices
4 6 (66.67%) Apache Spark
4 6 (66.67%) REST
4 6 (66.67%) HBase
5 5 (55.56%) Cucumber
5 5 (55.56%) BDD
5 5 (55.56%) Coaching
5 5 (55.56%) Hadoop
5 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (55.56%) Algorithms
5 5 (55.56%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (55.56%) Data Development
6 4 (44.44%) IntelliJ

Systems Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (66.67%) Apache Solr
1 6 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 4 (44.44%) Confluence
3 3 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (22.22%) Apache Pig
4 2 (22.22%) nginx
5 1 (11.11%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Kerberos
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) ICMP
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Big Data
2 6 (66.67%) HBase
2 6 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (55.56%) Hadoop
4 2 (22.22%) Apache Hive
4 2 (22.22%) Flink
4 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL
4 2 (22.22%) Neo4j
4 2 (22.22%) Redis
5 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Cucumber
2 4 (44.44%) IntelliJ
2 4 (44.44%) JIRA
3 2 (22.22%) Artifactory
3 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 2 (22.22%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Big Data Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Data Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Kafka
1 7 (77.78%) Spring
1 7 (77.78%) Spring Boot
2 6 (66.67%) REST
3 4 (44.44%) Drools
4 3 (33.33%) Apache Camel
5 2 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (22.22%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (22.22%) Samza
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Algorithms
2 2 (22.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 7 (77.78%) TDD
3 6 (66.67%) Microservices
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) BDD
4 5 (55.56%) Coaching
4 5 (55.56%) Data Development
4 5 (55.56%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (44.44%) Data Architecture
6 2 (22.22%) Build Automation
6 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 2 (22.22%) ETL
6 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
6 2 (22.22%) Open Source
6 2 (22.22%) Security Hardening
6 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
7 1 (11.11%) Kanban
7 1 (11.11%) Scrum
7 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) Java 8
3 2 (22.22%) Go
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 2 (22.22%) Scala
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Gremlin
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Docker
2 3 (33.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Kubernetes
2 6 (66.67%) Ansible
2 6 (66.67%) Terraform
3 2 (22.22%) Ambari
3 2 (22.22%) Consul
3 2 (22.22%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (22.22%) HAProxy
3 2 (22.22%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (22.22%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (22.22%) Prometheus
3 2 (22.22%) Sysdig