Period
to 17 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Design Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 51 -
Contract jobs requiring a Design Engineer 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 0.22% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Lancashire median daily rate - £525 -
North West median daily rate £525 £525 £520
% change year-on-year - +0.96% +38.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £19.00 £38.46
% change year-on-year - -50.60% -7.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. 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
Lancashire
Contract vacancies in Lancashire with a recognized job title 631 427 537
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.17% 95.31% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 267 372
Lancashire median daily rate £450 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.25% -9.09%
10th Percentile £251 £250 £223
90th Percentile £675 £588 £575
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 41 57
Lancashire median hourly rate £35.61 £41.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.67% +3.13% +8.11%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.42 £11.04
90th Percentile £45.50 £53.00 £61.20
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £17.74 £17.50
% change year-on-year +12.74% +1.37% -18.60%

Design Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Design Engineer in Lancashire

Design Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Design Engineer in Lancashire

Design Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Design Engineer in Lancashire