The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Sussex region that had Design Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Design Engineer
Rank - - 42
Contract jobs requiring a Design Engineer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - - 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £150
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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 West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
745 538 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 98.28% 96.07% 93.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 465 359 189
Median daily rate £425 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 30
Median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £9.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Design Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Design Engineer Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Design Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Design Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 West Sussex region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) PDM
2 1 (50.00%) Windchill
2 1 (50.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) PTC Creo
2 1 (50.00%) OrCAD
2 1 (50.00%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (50.00%) RS-232
2 1 (50.00%) HNC
2 1 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (50.00%) RFID
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 1 (50.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (50.00%) OrCAD
1 1 (50.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (50.00%) PTC Creo
1 1 (50.00%) Windchill
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) RFID
1 1 (50.00%) RS-232
General
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) PDM
1 1 (50.00%) Schematic Capture
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) HNC
1 1 (50.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) EMC