Period
to 15 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Design Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Bath during the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Design Engineer
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Design Engineer 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 1.06% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Bath median daily rate - - -
Somerset median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Bath median hourly rate £37.25 - -
Somerset median hourly rate £37.25 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bath. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bath
Contract vacancies in Bath with a recognized job title 185 188 194
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.88% 95.43% 92.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 131 121
Bath median daily rate £385 £370 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.05% +9.63% -6.90%
10th Percentile £213 £206 £194
90th Percentile £538 £525 £438
Somerset median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 2 12
Bath median hourly rate £40.00 £23.64 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.22% +43.26% +20.00%
10th Percentile £15.75 £16.28 £10.60
90th Percentile £43.75 £32.94 £33.10
Somerset median hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -15.79% +31.94% -2.70%

Design Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings that featured Design Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for Design Engineer in Bath

Design Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Design Engineer in Bath

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, Design Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bath region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Military
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving

Design Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Military
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) EMC