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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 116 100 90
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Design Engineer 6 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.27% 0.18% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.19% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £325 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £325 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £30.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -21.05%
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
1980 1564 1464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 90.16% 92.76% 93.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1093 855 729
Average daily rate £350 £363 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 105 179
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% -20.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Design Engineer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Design Engineer Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 December 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
Andover - - - -
Fareham - - - - 3
Portsmouth - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Winchester - - - -
Design Engineer
South East

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) Firewall
3 4 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) CCNP
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (18.75%) X.400
4 3 (18.75%) X.500
4 3 (18.75%) Clearswift
4 3 (18.75%) C
4 3 (18.75%) VBScript
4 3 (18.75%) Windows
4 3 (18.75%) SMTP
4 3 (18.75%) PKI
4 3 (18.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (18.75%) Publishing
4 3 (18.75%) Military
4 3 (18.75%) Boundary Protection
4 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
4 3 (18.75%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (12.50%) HND
5 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
5 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 2 (12.50%) Wireless
5 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 2 (12.50%) Network Design
5 2 (12.50%) Network Security

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) X.400
2 3 (18.75%) X.500
2 3 (18.75%) SMTP
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (12.50%) Wireless
3 2 (12.50%) Network Security
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) LAN
4 1 (6.25%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) FTP
4 1 (6.25%) HTTP
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (6.25%) VLAN
4 1 (6.25%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (18.75%) Publishing
1 3 (18.75%) Military
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) XML
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) JSON
1 1 (6.25%) HTML5
1 1 (6.25%) RESTful
1 1 (6.25%) Laravel
1 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
1 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) PKI
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) AIX
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (18.75%) Boundary Protection
2 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
3 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 2 (12.50%) Network Design
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) Network Management
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C
1 3 (18.75%) VBScript
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Korn
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) CCNP
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (12.50%) HND
4 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (6.25%) CCNA
5 1 (6.25%) CCSE
5 1 (6.25%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (6.25%) Firmware
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (6.25%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Clearswift
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) Juniper
4 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Brocade
4 1 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) 3PAR
4 1 (6.25%) Twitter