The median contractor rate for a Design Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Design Engineer
Surrey / Guildford
Rank - - 20
Contract jobs requiring a Design Engineer 0 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford - - 5.12%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 5.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £255
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -6.45% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.06 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +6.83% -11.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 114 138 203
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 87.02% 93.88% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 76 125
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £540 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 18 8
Median hourly rate £14.00 £32.50 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.92% +71.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £12.43 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Design Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford that featured Design Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Design Engineer in Guildford

Design Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Design Engineer in Guildford

Design Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Design Engineer in Guildford