The median contractor rate for a Systems Engineer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 3 months to 29 March 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 West / Wiltshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 55 57
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 2 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.31% 1.38% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 1.45% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 2
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £354 £320
% change year-on-year +8.48% +10.54%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year +2.38% +27.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 604 621 684
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 94.52% 95.10% 96.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 414 450
Median daily rate £413 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 22
Median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +125.80%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.43 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Wiltshire

Systems Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Engineer in Wiltshire

Systems Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Engineer in Wiltshire

Systems Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Swindon -8 2 £400 +6.66%
Systems Engineer
South West

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Wiltshire region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Physics
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Hazard Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (25.00%) Hazard Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Physics
1 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
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