The table below looks at the statistics for the Design Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Design Engineer
Rank 150 186 133
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -53
Contract jobs requiring a Design Engineer 109 52 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.10% 0.57% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 0.62% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 12 18
Average daily rate
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£350 £348 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +15.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £277 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 14
Average hourly rate £42.50 £22.50 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.88% -23.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £15.30 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £29.70 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.32% +4.61%
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9070 8358 7307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.50% 91.32% 92.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4935 4518 3555
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 432 468 591
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -0.87%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Design Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Design Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Design Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Design Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Design Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Design Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Design Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Design Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Design Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Design Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Design Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Berkshire +28 69 £375 +16.27% 4
Hampshire -5 17 £463 +18.58% 3
Surrey +4 13 £255 -7.27% 3
Buckinghamshire 0 4 £300 - 4
Oxfordshire - 3 £375 - 5
West Sussex - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - -
Design Engineer
England

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 115 (63.54%) Telecoms
2 72 (39.78%) Cisco
3 56 (30.94%) CheckPoint
3 56 (30.94%) OSPF
4 52 (28.73%) Firewall
5 49 (27.07%) Network Design
5 49 (27.07%) Degree
6 37 (20.44%) Microsoft
7 35 (19.34%) VPN
8 34 (18.78%) Cisco Certification
9 28 (15.47%) VoIP
9 28 (15.47%) RIP
10 25 (13.81%) BGP
10 25 (13.81%) Risk Assessment
10 25 (13.81%) Security Cleared
11 24 (13.26%) CISSP
12 23 (12.71%) MS Excel
13 22 (12.15%) Network Security
14 21 (11.60%) SC Cleared
14 21 (11.60%) Radio Access Network
15 20 (11.05%) Cisco ASA
15 20 (11.05%) IPsec
15 20 (11.05%) Juniper
16 19 (10.50%) 3G
17 18 (9.94%) MPLS
17 18 (9.94%) CCIE
17 18 (9.94%) Linux
17 18 (9.94%) 4G
18 17 (9.39%) F5
18 17 (9.39%) Fortinet

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 8 (4.42%) Lync
2 3 (1.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (12.71%) MS Excel
2 16 (8.84%) MS Office
3 15 (8.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (7.73%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.55%) MS Project
5 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.55%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 56 (30.94%) OSPF
2 52 (28.73%) Firewall
3 35 (19.34%) VPN
4 28 (15.47%) RIP
4 28 (15.47%) VoIP
5 25 (13.81%) BGP
6 22 (12.15%) Network Security
7 21 (11.60%) Radio Access Network
8 20 (11.05%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (11.05%) IPsec
9 19 (10.50%) 3G
10 18 (9.94%) MPLS
10 18 (9.94%) 4G
11 16 (8.84%) LTE
12 15 (8.29%) VLAN
12 15 (8.29%) Wireless
13 14 (7.73%) Internet
14 13 (7.18%) LAN
15 12 (6.63%) DNS
16 11 (6.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.10%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.66%) StarTeam
2 1 (0.55%) Selenium
2 1 (0.55%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.55%) SpecFlow
General
1 115 (63.54%) Telecoms
2 5 (2.76%) Finance
3 4 (2.21%) Electronics
4 3 (1.66%) Legal
4 3 (1.66%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.66%) Multimedia
4 3 (1.66%) Billing
5 2 (1.10%) Publishing
5 2 (1.10%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.55%) Games
6 1 (0.55%) Marketing
6 1 (0.55%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.55%) HTML
1 1 (0.55%) .NET
1 1 (0.55%) CSS
1 1 (0.55%) JSON
1 1 (0.55%) RESTful
1 1 (0.55%) HTML5
1 1 (0.55%) Laravel
1 1 (0.55%) Backbone.js
1 1 (0.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.63%) SecurID
2 9 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.21%) IVR
3 4 (2.21%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (2.21%) Replication
4 3 (1.66%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (1.66%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.10%) PKI
6 1 (0.55%) IPTV
6 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.55%) CMDB
6 1 (0.55%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.94%) Linux
2 8 (4.42%) Windows
3 4 (2.21%) Fedora
4 2 (1.10%) AIX
5 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.55%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (27.07%) Network Design
2 25 (13.81%) Risk Assessment
3 13 (7.18%) Validation
3 13 (7.18%) ITIL
3 13 (7.18%) Demand Forecasting
4 12 (6.63%) eTOM
4 12 (6.63%) Load Balancing
5 10 (5.52%) Performance Monitoring
6 9 (4.97%) Network Management
6 9 (4.97%) Migration
7 8 (4.42%) Network Planning
8 7 (3.87%) Configuration Management
8 7 (3.87%) Reverse Engineering
9 6 (3.31%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (3.31%) Software Engineering
9 6 (3.31%) Project Management
10 5 (2.76%) Benchmarking
10 5 (2.76%) Technical Analysis
11 4 (2.21%) Capacity Management
11 4 (2.21%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.31%) SQL
2 2 (1.10%) VBA
3 1 (0.55%) Korn
3 1 (0.55%) C
3 1 (0.55%) C#
3 1 (0.55%) C++
3 1 (0.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 49 (27.07%) Degree
2 34 (18.78%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (13.81%) Security Cleared
4 24 (13.26%) CISSP
5 21 (11.60%) SC Cleared
6 18 (9.94%) CCIE
7 17 (9.39%) CCNP
8 7 (3.87%) CCDP
8 7 (3.87%) HND
9 5 (2.76%) CCSP
9 5 (2.76%) Check Point Certification
10 3 (1.66%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.66%) CCNA
11 2 (1.10%) CCIP
11 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.55%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.84%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.10%) QA
3 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (4.42%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.21%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.21%) vSphere
3 3 (1.66%) Firmware
4 1 (0.55%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.55%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 7 (3.87%) NSN NetAct
2 5 (2.76%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (1.66%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.10%) Puppet
4 2 (1.10%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.55%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 72 (39.78%) Cisco
2 56 (30.94%) CheckPoint
3 37 (20.44%) Microsoft
4 20 (11.05%) Juniper
5 17 (9.39%) Fortinet
5 17 (9.39%) F5
6 16 (8.84%) Nokia
7 15 (8.29%) Tufin
8 14 (7.73%) TOWER Software
9 13 (7.18%) SAP
10 11 (6.08%) AlgoSec
11 10 (5.52%) Ericsson
12 8 (4.42%) VMware
12 8 (4.42%) Actix
12 8 (4.42%) CA
13 7 (3.87%) Radware
13 7 (3.87%) Redback
14 6 (3.31%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
15 5 (2.76%) Citrix
16 4 (2.21%) HP
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