The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridge region that had Hardware Design Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hardware Design Engineer
Rank 37 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Hardware Design Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.33% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
Hardware 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
287 452 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 93.49% 94.36% 95.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 281 255
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 27 53
Median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.77 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Hardware Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Hardware Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Hardware Design Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Hardware Design Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Hardware Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Hardware 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 Hardware Design Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Schematic Capture

Hardware 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 2 (100.00%) Electronics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Schematic Capture
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree