The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Design Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Design Engineer
Rank - 245 234
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Design Engineer 0 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.065% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.071% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
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- £455 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £455 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
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UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
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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 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
8806 8448 7862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.37% 91.86% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5200 4616 4096
Average daily rate £375 £350 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £213 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 408 400 542
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.48 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% -3.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Senior Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Senior Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior 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 Senior Design Engineer across the South East region.

Senior Design Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Senior 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 Senior Design Engineer across the South East region.

Senior Design Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Senior Design Engineer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Senior 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 Senior Design Engineer in their job title.

1 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
1 7 (58.33%) Network Design
2 6 (50.00%) VoIP
3 5 (41.67%) DOCSIS
4 4 (33.33%) Nokia
5 2 (16.67%) PSTN
5 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (16.67%) ISUP
5 2 (16.67%) Ericsson
5 2 (16.67%) IVR
5 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) LTE
5 2 (16.67%) MGW
5 2 (16.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (8.33%) V-Model
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
6 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Use Case
6 1 (8.33%) Nortel
6 1 (8.33%) UML
6 1 (8.33%) Firmware

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Senior 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 Senior Design Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) VoIP
2 5 (41.67%) DOCSIS
3 2 (16.67%) ISUP
3 2 (16.67%) LTE
3 2 (16.67%) MGW
3 2 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) PSTN
General
1 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) IVR
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Network Design
2 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) UML
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
3 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Use Case
3 1 (8.33%) V-Model
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Nokia
2 2 (16.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Ericsson
3 1 (8.33%) Nortel