The first table below looks at the demand for the Design Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Design Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Glasgow region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 68 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Design Engineer 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.12% - 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% - 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £321 £316
% change year-on-year
+8.94% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
755 745 811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.56% 94.90% 95.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 364 376
Average daily rate £338 £338 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £190 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £495 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 23
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.70 £18.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Design Engineer
Scotland

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Design Engineer in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Design Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Design Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Design Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Design Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Design Engineer
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Design Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Design Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Design Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Design Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared