Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 11 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 91 86
Rank change year-on-year -23 -5 +14
Contract jobs citing Systems Engineering 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.17% 0.24% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.27% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Glasgow median daily rate £600 - -
Scotland median daily rate £525 - £415
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.75 £33.75 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.96% -12.34% -
10th Percentile £30.83 £31.63 £36.75
90th Percentile £34.88 £34.88 £40.25
Scotland median hourly rate £32.75 £33.75 £38.50
% change year-on-year -2.96% -12.34% -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,553 1,115 977
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 90.08% 88.07% 86.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 912 621 498
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £263 £255 £213
90th Percentile £538 £500 £459
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £363
% change year-on-year +2.56% +7.59% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 37 21
Glasgow median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +14.29% -28.46%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £42.91 £34.05 £45.75
Scotland median hourly rate £23.50 £23.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +1.08% +10.71% +3.70%

Systems Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineering in Glasgow

Systems Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Engineering in Glasgow

Systems Engineering
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Engineering in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 11 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Systems Engineering.

1 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) LDAP
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) Kerberos
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) SAML
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) SysML
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) SCADA
2 1 (33.33%) QlikView
2 1 (33.33%) OAuth
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing

Systems Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (33.33%) Kerberos
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) HBase
1 1 (33.33%) Pentaho
1 1 (33.33%) QlikView
1 1 (33.33%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Azure DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) OAuth
1 1 (33.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) People Management
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) SysML
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (33.33%) GDPR
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ambari
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (33.33%) Oozie
1 1 (33.33%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cloudera
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos
1 1 (33.33%) Hortonworks
1 1 (33.33%) Tableau