The table below looks at the statistics for the Design Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Design Engineer 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 1.23% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £30.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -20.00%
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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 Renfrewshire 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
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
136 28 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 83.44% 77.78% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 17 13
Average daily rate £347 £346 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% -1.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £250 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £370 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £165.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Design Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Design Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) VBScript
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) JSP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) ArcSight
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
4 1 (16.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) ClearQuest
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) Lync
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (16.67%) MCP
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) SNMP
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) SSL

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 (16.67%) Lync
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) SNMP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) ClearQuest
1 1 (16.67%) ClearCase
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) VBScript
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) MCTS
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
1 1 (16.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) ArcSight
3 1 (16.67%) BMC
3 1 (16.67%) CA
3 1 (16.67%) VMware