The table below looks at the statistics for the Design Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the M4 Corridor 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank - 15 -
Contract jobs requiring a Design Engineer 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - 2.50% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £313
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +11.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £35.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.85% -5.33%
Design Engineer
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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
12 38 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 100.00% 95.00% 75.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 6
Average daily rate £500 £500 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +38.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Average hourly rate - £50.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +78.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Design Engineer in the job title across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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