The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank - 30 34
Contract jobs requiring a Design Engineer 0 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.84% 1.86%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.88% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £24.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £30.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -19.46%
Design Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
439 227 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 92.23% 95.78% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 116 154
Average daily rate £375 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £468 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 41 42
Average hourly rate £40.00 £16.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.42% -34.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £30.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - - - - 1
Design Engineer
South West

Design Engineer
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) ClearCase
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Altiris
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (66.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Legal

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
1 2 (66.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Altiris
Gloucestershire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Huxley Associates
Rate: £28 - £34 per hour + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucestershire
Huxley Associates
Rate: £20 - £25 per hour + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago