Period
to 23 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Systems Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 23 October 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 Engineer
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 - 72
Rank change year-on-year - +72 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.33% - 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% - 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median daily rate - - -
South Yorkshire median daily rate - - £288
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Sheffield median hourly rate £24.92 - £27.50
10th Percentile £22.42 - £26.25
90th Percentile £27.41 - £28.75
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.92 - £27.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Contract vacancies in Sheffield with a recognized job title 561 616 835
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.81% 95.95% 93.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 339 572
Sheffield median daily rate £403 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% - +9.68%
10th Percentile £202 £162 £275
90th Percentile £538 £575 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £410 £413
% change year-on-year -2.44% -0.61% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 21
Sheffield median hourly rate £16.93 £18.90 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.45% +45.38% +4.00%
10th Percentile £9.48 £12.05 £8.50
90th Percentile £27.43 £38.28 £34.95
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.74
% change year-on-year +7.14% -5.02% +17.92%

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Sheffield

Systems Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Engineer in Sheffield

Systems Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Engineer in Sheffield

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, Systems Engineer 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 Sheffield region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) NHS
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Email Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Service Design

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Email Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP