The table below looks at the statistics for the Design Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 75 72 79
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Design Engineer 16 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.16% 0.85% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 0.91% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 0
Average daily rate
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£330 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £30.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -19.46%
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
1267 1204 1172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 91.94% 93.19% 90.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 713 746 574
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 51 100
Average hourly rate £30.00 £18.00 £23.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -24.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.75 £45.00
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 Surrey

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

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Guildford - 9 £360 -
Staines - - - -
Design Engineer
South East

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 23 (67.65%) Telecoms
2 20 (58.82%) Ethernet
3 17 (50.00%) Ericsson
4 15 (44.12%) Nokia
4 15 (44.12%) Huawei
4 15 (44.12%) LTE
5 12 (35.29%) 3G
5 12 (35.29%) ATM
6 11 (32.35%) SDH
7 10 (29.41%) NEC
7 10 (29.41%) MPLS
7 10 (29.41%) Radio Access Network
8 9 (26.47%) Firewall
9 8 (23.53%) Network Planning
9 8 (23.53%) DWDM
9 8 (23.53%) VPN
9 8 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (20.59%) Cisco
10 7 (20.59%) CCIE
10 7 (20.59%) Juniper
10 7 (20.59%) IPsec
11 6 (17.65%) Project Management
11 6 (17.65%) BGP
11 6 (17.65%) SNMP
11 6 (17.65%) Load Balancing
11 6 (17.65%) Network Management
12 5 (14.71%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (14.71%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 5 (14.71%) CheckPoint
12 5 (14.71%) Radware

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 (2.94%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (58.82%) Ethernet
2 15 (44.12%) LTE
3 12 (35.29%) 3G
3 12 (35.29%) ATM
4 11 (32.35%) SDH
5 10 (29.41%) MPLS
5 10 (29.41%) Radio Access Network
6 9 (26.47%) Firewall
7 8 (23.53%) DWDM
7 8 (23.53%) VPN
8 7 (20.59%) IPsec
9 6 (17.65%) BGP
9 6 (17.65%) SNMP
10 5 (14.71%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (11.76%) 2G
11 4 (11.76%) UMTS
11 4 (11.76%) FWSM
11 4 (11.76%) Cisco PIX
11 4 (11.76%) BT 21CN
12 3 (8.82%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Subversion
1 4 (11.76%) NetBeans
General
1 23 (67.65%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) JNI
1 4 (11.76%) Swing
1 4 (11.76%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.94%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) UNIX
1 4 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Network Planning
2 6 (17.65%) Project Management
2 6 (17.65%) Load Balancing
2 6 (17.65%) Network Management
3 5 (14.71%) Validation
4 4 (11.76%) OOD
4 4 (11.76%) OO
4 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 4 (11.76%) Network Architecture
5 3 (8.82%) Change Control
5 3 (8.82%) Document Management
6 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.88%) Procure-to-pay
6 2 (5.88%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) Network Design
7 1 (2.94%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) C
1 4 (11.76%) C++
1 4 (11.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (20.59%) CCIE
3 3 (8.82%) CCSP
4 2 (5.88%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) CCNP
5 1 (2.94%) CCNA
5 1 (2.94%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 15 (44.12%) Nokia
2 15 (44.12%) Huawei
3 10 (29.41%) NEC
4 7 (20.59%) Cisco
4 7 (20.59%) Juniper
5 5 (14.71%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 5 (14.71%) CheckPoint
5 5 (14.71%) Radware
5 5 (14.71%) BT
5 5 (14.71%) Redback
6 4 (11.76%) Nortel
6 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 4 (11.76%) Ciena
7 3 (8.82%) SolidWorks
8 1 (2.94%) IronPort
8 1 (2.94%) F5
8 1 (2.94%) Mapinfo
8 1 (2.94%) Sourcefire
8 1 (2.94%) Blue Coat
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