The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire region that had Design Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Design Engineer
Rank 109 115 107
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Design Engineer 11 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.56% 0.28% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.29% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 10
Median daily rate £488 £349 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.78% +7.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £318 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £380 £351
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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
1845 2039 1956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 93.13% 94.84% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1165 1291 1111
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 137 112
Median hourly rate £24.50 £16.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.12% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.17 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.90 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Design Engineer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Design Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Design Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth - 3 - -
Southampton +7 2 £488 -
Hook +6 2 - -
Design Engineer
South East

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 Hampshire region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (72.73%) Network Design
2 18 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (51.52%) SC Cleared
3 17 (51.52%) Security Cleared
4 16 (48.48%) CCNP
5 14 (42.42%) Cisco
6 10 (30.30%) Data Centre
6 10 (30.30%) Degree
6 10 (30.30%) Telecoms
7 8 (24.24%) C
8 7 (21.21%) FTP
8 7 (21.21%) SNMP
8 7 (21.21%) CCNA
8 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
8 7 (21.21%) StarTeam
8 7 (21.21%) QA
8 7 (21.21%) Wireless
8 7 (21.21%) Rational DOORS
9 6 (18.18%) Network Security
9 6 (18.18%) Finance
10 5 (15.15%) Requirements Management
10 5 (15.15%) WAN
10 5 (15.15%) Firewall
10 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
10 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
10 5 (15.15%) LAN
11 4 (12.12%) VoIP
11 4 (12.12%) DOCSIS
11 4 (12.12%) VMware
11 4 (12.12%) Palo Alto

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) FTP
1 7 (21.21%) SNMP
1 7 (21.21%) Wireless
2 6 (18.18%) Network Security
3 5 (15.15%) Firewall
3 5 (15.15%) LAN
3 5 (15.15%) WAN
4 4 (12.12%) DOCSIS
4 4 (12.12%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (12.12%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (12.12%) VoIP
5 2 (6.06%) PSTN
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Rational DOORS
1 7 (21.21%) StarTeam
General
1 10 (30.30%) Telecoms
2 6 (18.18%) Finance
3 3 (9.09%) Local Government
4 1 (3.03%) Electronics
4 1 (3.03%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
1 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) Network Design
2 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
3 5 (15.15%) Requirements Management
4 3 (9.09%) Capacity Management
4 3 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.06%) Migration
5 2 (6.06%) Network Architecture
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.03%) CRM
6 1 (3.03%) Digital Signal Processing
6 1 (3.03%) ERP
6 1 (3.03%) Signal Processing
6 1 (3.03%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (3.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) C
2 3 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) Java
3 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.03%) MATLAB
3 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (51.52%) SC Cleared
2 17 (51.52%) Security Cleared
3 16 (48.48%) CCNP
4 10 (30.30%) Degree
5 7 (21.21%) CCNA
6 3 (9.09%) HND
7 2 (6.06%) CCDP
7 2 (6.06%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) Terminal Services
2 3 (9.09%) XenServer
3 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Cisco
2 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
3 4 (12.12%) F5
3 4 (12.12%) Palo Alto
3 4 (12.12%) VMware
4 3 (9.09%) Citrix
5 2 (6.06%) Juniper
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.03%) Arqiva