Period
to 19 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a Systems Designer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

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 Designer
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 103 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 - -
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Designer 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.25% 0.12% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Essex median daily rate £475 £440 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.95% - -
East of England median daily rate £475 £440 -
% change year-on-year +7.95% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Essex
Contract vacancies in Essex with a recognized job title 761 827 887
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.42% 95.28% 97.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 547 455
Essex median daily rate £488 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +28.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £220 £256 £210
90th Percentile £600 £581 £520
East of England median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 66 166
Essex median hourly rate £31.03 £32.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.25% +72.37% -42.42%
10th Percentile £14.60 £12.13 £15.75
90th Percentile £60.94 £62.38 £41.75
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £20.32
% change year-on-year -5.71% -13.88% +1.60%

Systems Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings that featured Systems Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Designer in Essex

Systems Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Designer in Essex

Systems Designer
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Designer within the Essex region over the 6 months to 19 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basildon - 1 £450 -
Systems Designer
East of England

Systems Designer Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, Systems Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Essex region featuring Systems Designer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Project Governance
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (50.00%) NHS

Systems Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Project Governance
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mapping
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (50.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft