The table below looks at the statistics for the Design Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Design Engineer
Rank 112 104 101
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Design Engineer 8 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.38% 0.88% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.95% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 6
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£386 £325 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.84% -22.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £239 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £422 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +5.63%
Design Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1964 1902 1600
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 93.21% 93.46% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1243 1085 864
Average daily rate £375 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 116 173
Average hourly rate £15.00 £21.00 £18.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Design Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Design Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Design Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Design Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Design Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Basingstoke +2 1 - - 1
Hook -3 1 £385 +19.37%
Winchester -13 1 £388 +33.62%
Southampton - 1 - -
Design Engineer
South East

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 12 (46.15%) VoIP
2 8 (30.77%) Network Design
2 8 (30.77%) Ericsson
2 8 (30.77%) DOCSIS
2 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
3 6 (23.08%) PSTN
3 6 (23.08%) Nokia
4 5 (19.23%) IVR
5 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 4 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (11.54%) CCNP
7 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
7 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
7 2 (7.69%) SQL
7 2 (7.69%) Windows
7 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 2 (7.69%) Firewall
7 2 (7.69%) Publishing
7 2 (7.69%) Migration
7 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
7 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
7 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
7 2 (7.69%) Huawei
7 2 (7.69%) PKI
7 2 (7.69%) StarTeam
7 2 (7.69%) Degree
7 2 (7.69%) VMware

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SOLIDWORKS
1 1 (3.85%) CATIA
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) VoIP
2 8 (30.77%) DOCSIS
3 6 (23.08%) PSTN
4 2 (7.69%) Firewall
5 1 (3.85%) Wireless
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.85%) WAN
5 1 (3.85%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) StarTeam
General
1 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Publishing
3 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) IVR
2 2 (7.69%) PKI
2 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Network Design
2 4 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
3 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 2 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.85%) Change Management
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.85%) Server Building
4 1 (3.85%) Stress Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Korn
2 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) CCNP
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.69%) CCSA
3 2 (7.69%) CCSE
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) HND
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) PowerHA
1 1 (3.85%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Ericsson
2 6 (23.08%) Nokia
3 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 2 (7.69%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) Huawei
4 1 (3.85%) Remedy
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) EMC
4 1 (3.85%) Nortel
Farnborough
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago