The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the M4 Corridor region that had Design Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Design Engineer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Design Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+24.44% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £36.50 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+11.64% +9.77%
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 M4 Corridor 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
M4 Corridor
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 100.00% 60.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £600 £330 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -34.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

The demand trend of IT contracts across the M4 Corridor region that featured Design Engineer in the job title.

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

Design Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Design Engineer across the M4 Corridor region.

Design Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor