Period
to 25 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Systems Engineer was £465 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 25 July 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 125 135
Rank change year-on-year -9 +10 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 8 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.32% 0.57% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.60% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 4
Surrey median daily rate £465 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.11% +5.56% +28.57%
10th Percentile £445 £417 £351
90th Percentile £525 £488 £488
South East median daily rate £518 £475 £363
% change year-on-year +8.95% +31.03% +1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Surrey median hourly rate - £38.50 -
South East median hourly rate - £39.75 £43.00
% change year-on-year - -7.56% +43.33%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2388 2499 2578
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.42% 95.78% 95.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1631 1672 1434
Surrey median daily rate £425 £425 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.85% +6.07%
10th Percentile £263 £235 £240
90th Percentile £575 £575 £532
South East median daily rate £408 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.88% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 137 117
Surrey median hourly rate £18.75 £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +25.00% -10.00%
10th Percentile £12.74 £11.15 £10.80
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.75 £50.18
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.32% +2.91%

Senior Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Systems Engineer in Surrey

Senior Systems Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Systems Engineer in Surrey

Senior Systems Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Systems Engineer in Surrey

Senior Systems Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. 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
Redhill -25 6 £465 -2.11%
Senior Systems Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Surrey region featuring Senior Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Logistics
2 5 (62.50%) Systems Analysis
2 5 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (62.50%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (62.50%) Military
2 5 (62.50%) IBM
2 5 (62.50%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) Netcool
3 2 (25.00%) Nagios
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) LAMP
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Apache
3 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) Splunk
3 2 (25.00%) Puppet
3 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (25.00%) CFEngine
3 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (25.00%) logstash
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing

Senior Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (62.50%) Military
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) CentOS
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Logistics
2 5 (62.50%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Perl
1 2 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (25.00%) CFEngine
2 2 (25.00%) logstash
2 2 (25.00%) Nagios
2 2 (25.00%) Netcool
2 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) HP
1 5 (62.50%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) Splunk