The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had Software Design Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Design Engineer
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank - - 52
Contract jobs requiring a Software Design Engineer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
344 425 469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 94.51% 94.24% 97.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 234 278
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 25 30
Median hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £20.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £56.53 £46.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Software Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Software Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Software Design Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Software Design Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Software Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Software 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Software Design Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Simulink
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering

Software Design Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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%) Simulink
General
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB