The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wiltshire region that had Hardware Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hardware Engineer
Rank - - 59
Contract jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - - 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £120 £269
% change year-on-year
+162.50% -55.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.65 £19.35 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+22.25% -51.63%
Hardware Engineer
South West

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
574 727 677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.10% 94.66% 97.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 487 452
Median daily rate £375 £388 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +5.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 34 34
Median hourly rate £37.00 £21.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.11% +8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £32.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Hardware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Hardware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Hardware Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Hardware Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Hardware Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Hardware Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Hardware 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 Wiltshire region featuring Hardware Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) OrCAD
2 1 (20.00%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (20.00%) Unisys
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) VHDL
2 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) OrCAD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (20.00%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Unisys