The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Design Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Design Engineer
Rank 58 - 67
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Design Engineer 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.34% - 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% - 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £320 £340
% change year-on-year
+32.81% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
Design Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
564 629 728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.92% 94.44% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 389 437
Median daily rate £330 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £264 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 58 53
Median hourly rate £27.44 £16.39 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.45% -0.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.75 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Design Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Design Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Design Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Design Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Design Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridge - 2 - - 5
Design Engineer
East of England

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) JTAG
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) LabVIEW
3 1 (25.00%) IC Design
3 1 (25.00%) Cadence
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) PhD
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 9000
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Monte Carlo Method
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Schematic Capture

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) IC Design
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Monte Carlo Method
2 1 (25.00%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) JTAG
2 1 (25.00%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cadence
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
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