The table below looks at the statistics for the Design Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Design Engineer
Rank 386 389 381
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Design Engineer 25 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.073% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.079% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 4
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£450 £259 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+74.08% -22.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £235 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £310 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £37.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +5.63%
Design Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21502 21611 21671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 91.96% 92.91% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 15015 14996 14673
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 364 391 462
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £11.00 £12.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Design Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Design Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Design Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Design Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Design Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Design Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Design Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Design Engineer
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 1 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
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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
City of London +2 9 £475 +37.68% 2
Paddington - 1 £450 -
Design Engineer
England

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 20 (39.22%) Cisco
2 16 (31.37%) Finance
2 16 (31.37%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (29.41%) Network Design
4 14 (27.45%) Windows
5 13 (25.49%) Juniper
6 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
6 10 (19.61%) CCIE
6 10 (19.61%) Wireless
7 9 (17.65%) Active Directory
7 9 (17.65%) LAN
8 8 (15.69%) Degree
9 7 (13.73%) Data Centre
9 7 (13.73%) CCNP
9 7 (13.73%) VMware
10 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
10 6 (11.76%) BGP
10 6 (11.76%) MPLS
10 6 (11.76%) WLAN
10 6 (11.76%) WAN
10 6 (11.76%) Linux
10 6 (11.76%) Oracle
10 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (9.80%) Low Latency
11 5 (9.80%) Ultra-Low Latency
11 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (9.80%) Lync
11 5 (9.80%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (9.80%) Android

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 5 (9.80%) Lync
2 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.92%) IIS
2 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Office
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.96%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.61%) Wireless
2 9 (17.65%) LAN
3 6 (11.76%) WLAN
3 6 (11.76%) WAN
3 6 (11.76%) MPLS
3 6 (11.76%) BGP
3 6 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (9.80%) SAN
4 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
4 5 (9.80%) Firewall
4 5 (9.80%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (7.84%) OSPF
5 4 (7.84%) Multicast
6 3 (5.88%) HSRP
6 3 (5.88%) GLBP
6 3 (5.88%) Internet
6 3 (5.88%) Ethernet
6 3 (5.88%) Bluetooth
6 3 (5.88%) Network Security
6 3 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) MySQL
1 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (1.96%) RequisitePro
General
1 16 (31.37%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.80%) Banking
3 3 (5.88%) Advertising
3 3 (5.88%) French Language
4 2 (3.92%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.96%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) XMPP
2 3 (5.88%) JSON
2 3 (5.88%) REST
2 3 (5.88%) SOAP
2 3 (5.88%) Web Services
2 3 (5.88%) XML
3 1 (1.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (5.88%) IPTV
4 3 (5.88%) VHDL
4 3 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (3.92%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.92%) IVR
5 2 (3.92%) CESG
6 1 (1.96%) Eurex
6 1 (1.96%) CCTV
6 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.96%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) Windows
2 6 (11.76%) Linux
2 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (9.80%) Android
4 3 (5.88%) CentOS
4 3 (5.88%) SUSE
5 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Network Design
2 5 (9.80%) Low Latency
2 5 (9.80%) Ultra-Low Latency
3 4 (7.84%) Project Management
4 3 (5.88%) CAD
4 3 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.92%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.96%) Cyber Security
6 1 (1.96%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.96%) Supplier Management
6 1 (1.96%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (1.96%) UML
6 1 (1.96%) Information Security
6 1 (1.96%) Change Management
6 1 (1.96%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.96%) Service Management
6 1 (1.96%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) C
1 3 (5.88%) C#
1 3 (5.88%) C++
1 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
1 3 (5.88%) SQL
1 3 (5.88%) VB
1 3 (5.88%) Python
1 3 (5.88%) Assembly Language
1 3 (5.88%) MATLAB
1 3 (5.88%) VB6
1 3 (5.88%) Ruby
1 3 (5.88%) Erlang
1 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
2 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (31.37%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (19.61%) CCIE
3 8 (15.69%) Degree
4 7 (13.73%) CCNP
5 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (9.80%) MCSE
6 4 (7.84%) CCNA
7 3 (5.88%) JNCIA
7 3 (5.88%) JNCIS
7 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
8 2 (3.92%) CISSP
9 1 (1.96%) CCSA
9 1 (1.96%) CCSE
9 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.96%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.92%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.96%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 9 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.84%) Firmware
3 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.88%) NFS
4 2 (3.92%) vSphere
4 2 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.96%) XenApp
5 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.96%) Xen
5 1 (1.96%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) FortiGate
1 2 (3.92%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.96%) WebInspect
2 1 (1.96%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.96%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.96%) Cisco LMS
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 20 (39.22%) Cisco
2 13 (25.49%) Juniper
3 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
4 7 (13.73%) VMware
5 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
5 6 (11.76%) Oracle
6 4 (7.84%) Nokia
6 4 (7.84%) HP
7 3 (5.88%) Citrix
7 3 (5.88%) Avaya
7 3 (5.88%) Motorola
7 3 (5.88%) CheckPoint
7 3 (5.88%) Brocade
7 3 (5.88%) Fortinet
7 3 (5.88%) Polycom
7 3 (5.88%) Panasonic
7 3 (5.88%) SevOne
8 2 (3.92%) Sonus
8 2 (3.92%) Blue Coat
8 2 (3.92%) NetApp
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