The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridge region that had Design Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Design Engineer
Rank 46 47 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Design Engineer 1 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.27% 0.26% 3.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.28% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Design Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
348 357 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.60% 94.44% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 245 216
Median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 38 37
Median hourly rate £37.50 £20.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.92% -41.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cambridge region that featured Design Engineer in the job title.

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Design Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Design Engineer across the Cambridge region.

Design Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Design Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Design Engineer across the Cambridge region.

Design Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Design 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 Cambridge region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Schematic Capture

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Schematic Capture
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Cambridge
Oho Group
Rate: £35 - 45 per hour
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge
Oho Group
Rate: £30 - 45 per hour
Posted: 15 days ago