The median contractor rate for a Senior Systems Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire 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.

Senior System Engineer
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 42 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 -  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.34% 1.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 1.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -2.18% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £34.00 £41.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.07% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £41.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year -7.83% +22.05%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. 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
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 258 428 379
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 88.05% 95.32% 90.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 259 223
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £550 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.01% +5.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 53 43
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.01 £18.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.07% +98.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £46.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Senior Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Systems Engineer in Lancashire

Senior Systems Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Systems Engineer in Lancashire

Senior Systems Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer within the Lancashire 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
Preston -13 1 - -
Senior Systems Engineer
North West

Senior Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, Senior 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 Lancashire region featuring Senior Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) HNC
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

Senior Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) HNC
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft