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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Design Engineer
South East / West Sussex
Rank 40 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs requiring a Design Engineer 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.17% 0.40% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 0.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £350 £391
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -10.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-8.12% +6.66%

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
409 480 415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 95.56% 96.39% 97.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 299 262
Median daily rate £410 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £280 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 21 34
Median hourly rate £34.00 £27.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% +77.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.35 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
Gatwick - 3 - -
Crawley +14 2 £325 -
Design Engineer
South East

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 15 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 13 (92.86%) Contactless
1 13 (92.86%) Manufacturing
1 13 (92.86%) EMC
1 13 (92.86%) RFID
1 13 (92.86%) OrCAD
1 13 (92.86%) Schematic Capture
2 8 (57.14%) RS-232
2 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 8 (57.14%) Chartered Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) Ethernet
3 7 (50.00%) Smartcard
4 6 (42.86%) NFC
5 1 (7.14%) DO-254
5 1 (7.14%) Electronics
5 1 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

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 13 (92.86%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) RFID
2 8 (57.14%) Ethernet
2 8 (57.14%) RS-232
3 6 (42.86%) NFC
General
1 13 (92.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 13 (92.86%) Contactless
2 7 (50.00%) Smartcard
3 1 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Schematic Capture
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Chartered Engineer
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) DO-254
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) EMC
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