The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Mechanical Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mechanical Engineer
Rank 62 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Mechanical Engineer 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.17% - 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% - 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £32.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -17.41%
Mechanical 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
557 760 727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.25% 95.60% 95.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 443 378
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £241 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £458 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 85 61
Median hourly rate £35.00 £18.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.44% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.27 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Mechanical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Mechanical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Mechanical Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Mechanical Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Mechanical Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Mechanical Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Mechanical Engineer Skill Set
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Mechanical 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 Mechanical Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (100.00%) PTC Creo

Mechanical 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 (100.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (100.00%) PTC Creo
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CAD