The median contractor rate for a Systems Engineer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 29 April 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
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 117 80
Rank change year-on-year +41 -37  
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 37 9 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.94% 0.40% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 0.42% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 17
Median daily rate £475 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +18.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £316 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +12.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 5
Median hourly rate £45.00 £39.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.92% +5.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £39.10 £31.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.30 £39.90 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +33.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1786 2153 2116
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 93.56% 95.43% 94.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1051 1413 1269
Median daily rate £400 £388 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +1.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.01% +5.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 100 132
Median hourly rate £19.50 £17.45 £19.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.74% -10.79%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.65 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.80 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Hampshire

Systems Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Engineer in Hampshire

Systems Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in Hampshire over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Systems Engineer in Hampshire

Systems Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Engineer in Hampshire

Systems Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in Hampshire over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Systems Engineer in Hampshire

Systems Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +5 5 £450 +12.50% 3
Fareham -3 5 £475 - 3
Basingstoke +6 2 - -
Portsmouth -6 1 £475 -
Andover - 1 - -
Systems Engineer
South East

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, Systems Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 24 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 16 (29.63%) C
4 14 (25.93%) ITIL
4 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (24.07%) VMware
6 11 (20.37%) Scrum
6 11 (20.37%) Cisco
6 11 (20.37%) Risk Assessment
7 10 (18.52%) Linux
7 10 (18.52%) Data Centre
7 10 (18.52%) Service Design
8 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 9 (16.67%) Programme Management
8 9 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (14.81%) Military
9 8 (14.81%) Oracle
9 8 (14.81%) Converged Infrastructure
9 8 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (14.81%) DevOps
10 7 (12.96%) Service Management
10 7 (12.96%) TPMS
11 6 (11.11%) Puppet
11 6 (11.11%) Red Hat
11 6 (11.11%) Active Directory
11 6 (11.11%) HP
11 6 (11.11%) IaaS
11 6 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Office

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 7 (12.96%) TPMS
2 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.56%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.70%) Apache
4 2 (3.70%) ArcGIS
4 2 (3.70%) GlassFish
4 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) LabWindows
2 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) IaaS
2 2 (3.70%) PaaS
3 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (7.41%) DNS
3 3 (5.56%) ATM
4 2 (3.70%) Firewall
5 1 (1.85%) LAN
5 1 (1.85%) Modbus
5 1 (1.85%) Profibus
5 1 (1.85%) SAN
5 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.85%) WAN
5 1 (1.85%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (3.70%) MSI
3 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (14.81%) Military
2 5 (9.26%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.85%) Back Office
4 1 (1.85%) Electronics
4 1 (1.85%) Finance
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.70%) User Experience
3 1 (1.85%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.85%) NHS
3 1 (1.85%) SCADA
3 1 (1.85%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.52%) Linux
2 5 (9.26%) Unix
3 3 (5.56%) CentOS
3 3 (5.56%) Solaris
3 3 (5.56%) Windows
3 3 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.85%) AIX
5 1 (1.85%) HPUX
5 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (25.93%) ITIL
2 11 (20.37%) Risk Assessment
2 11 (20.37%) Scrum
3 10 (18.52%) Service Design
4 9 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 8 (14.81%) Converged Infrastructure
5 8 (14.81%) DevOps
6 7 (12.96%) Service Management
7 5 (9.26%) Open Source
7 5 (9.26%) Validation
8 4 (7.41%) Hazard Analysis
8 4 (7.41%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (7.41%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.56%) V-Model
10 2 (3.70%) Business Transformation
10 2 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (3.70%) High Availability
10 2 (3.70%) ITIL V3
10 2 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.63%) C
2 5 (9.26%) Perl
2 5 (9.26%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.41%) C++
4 3 (5.56%) Python
4 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
4 3 (5.56%) SQL
5 2 (3.70%) Java
5 2 (3.70%) Korn
5 2 (3.70%) PHP
5 2 (3.70%) VBScript
6 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 24 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.26%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.56%) Degree
5 1 (1.85%) HNC
5 1 (1.85%) RHCA
5 1 (1.85%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.41%) Def Stans
2 4 (7.41%) IEC 61508
2 4 (7.41%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.56%) Xen
4 2 (3.70%) Docker
4 2 (3.70%) KVM
4 2 (3.70%) vCloud
4 2 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.70%) vSphere
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Clusterware
5 1 (1.85%) Samba
5 1 (1.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (11.11%) Puppet
2 4 (7.41%) Ansible
3 2 (3.70%) Nagios
3 2 (3.70%) SCOrch
3 2 (3.70%) SCSM
4 1 (1.85%) Icinga
4 1 (1.85%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) VMware
2 11 (20.37%) Cisco
3 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (14.81%) Oracle
5 6 (11.11%) HP
5 6 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 4 (7.41%) SaltStack
7 3 (5.56%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.70%) ESRI
8 2 (3.70%) F5
8 2 (3.70%) Intel Security
8 2 (3.70%) Lumension
8 2 (3.70%) Sun
9 1 (1.85%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.85%) EMC
9 1 (1.85%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.85%) SAP
9 1 (1.85%) Veritas
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