The table below looks at the statistics for the Design Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire 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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Design Engineer
Rank 55 57 50
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Design Engineer 6 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.86% 0.79% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.89% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £348 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.91% +15.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £34.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+26.81% -4.16%
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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 Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
653 563 495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.09% 89.51% 93.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 351 361
Average daily rate £420 £355 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.30% -4.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £243 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 26
Average hourly rate £15.75 £16.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.76 £13.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Design Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Design Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Design Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Design Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Design Engineer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 2 (28.57%) Electronics
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 2 (28.57%) Network Design
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Network Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Electronic Design Automation
2 1 (14.29%) 2G
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Cadence
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
2 1 (14.29%) Actix
2 1 (14.29%) 4G
2 1 (14.29%) 3G

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) 2G
1 1 (14.29%) 4G
1 1 (14.29%) 3G
General
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Network Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Electronic Design Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cadence
1 1 (14.29%) Actix
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