The first table below looks at the demand for the Design Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 18 April 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 Gloucestershire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank - - 72
Contract jobs requiring a Design Engineer 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £32.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
365 320 735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 93.59% 96.97% 93.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 177 408
Average daily rate £355 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 21 52
Average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.88 £23.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.40 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Design Engineer
South West

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Design Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Design Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Design Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Design Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Design Engineer
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (60.00%) Military
2 2 (40.00%) EMC
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) EMC Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CAD
2 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (40.00%) SolidWorks
2 2 (40.00%) Avionics
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) HNC
3 1 (20.00%) HND
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Nortel
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (60.00%) Military
2 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (40.00%) Avionics
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (40.00%) CAD
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) EMC Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) HNC
2 1 (20.00%) HND
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) EMC
1 2 (40.00%) SolidWorks
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Nortel
Cheltenham
Huxley Associates
Rate: £22 - £27 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Engineering
Rate: £40 - £50 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheltenham
Huxley Associates
Rate: £22 - £28 per hour
Posted: 24 days ago