The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had Design Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Design Engineer
Rank 119 123 125
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Design Engineer 2 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.10% 0.45% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.49% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 0
Median daily rate £500 £296 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.77% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £316 £340
% change year-on-year
+34.38% -6.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £41.50 £32.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.75
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.89%
Design Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1877 2679 2685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 95.23% 93.54% 95.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1097 1394 1443
Median daily rate £370 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £236 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 47 52
Median hourly rate £14.93 £19.02 £15.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.50% +19.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £43.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Design Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Design Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Design Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Design Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Design Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +20 2 £500 +81.81% 1
Design Engineer
UK

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Design Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (33.33%) BCP
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) SANS
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BCP
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) SANS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec
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