The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Surrey region that had Design Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Design Engineer
Rank 79 94 85
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Design Engineer 3 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.28% 0.45% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.47% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Median daily rate £375 £320 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% +3.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £316 £340
% change year-on-year
+34.38% -6.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £38.00 £24.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.75
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.89%
Design Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1030 1285 1467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 94.58% 95.68% 95.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 619 835 790
Median daily rate £420 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £275 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 41 80
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £46.50 £46.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Design Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Design Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Design Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Design Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Design Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 6 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
Redhill - 1 - - 1
Design Engineer
South East

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 6 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 Surrey region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) Electronics
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
1 3 (50.00%) Schematic Capture
2 2 (33.33%) OrCAD
2 2 (33.33%) RS-232
2 2 (33.33%) Statistics
2 2 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) EMC
2 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 2 (33.33%) RFID
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) WCDMA
3 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Ericsson
3 1 (16.67%) Nokia
3 1 (16.67%) Mapinfo
3 1 (16.67%) 3G
3 1 (16.67%) Smartcard
3 1 (16.67%) CAD
3 1 (16.67%) VHDL
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) 2G
3 1 (16.67%) Automotive

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) OrCAD
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 2 (33.33%) RFID
1 2 (33.33%) RS-232
2 1 (16.67%) 2G
2 1 (16.67%) 3G
2 1 (16.67%) LTE
2 1 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (16.67%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
General
1 3 (50.00%) Electronics
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Automotive
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) CCTV
2 1 (16.67%) Contactless
2 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (16.67%) Smartcard
2 1 (16.67%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (16.67%) CAD
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) FPGA Design
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Ericsson
2 1 (16.67%) Huawei
2 1 (16.67%) Mapinfo
2 1 (16.67%) Nokia
2 1 (16.67%) Xilinx
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