Period
to 21 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Research Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 6 months to 21 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.

Research Engineer
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 - 59
Rank change year-on-year - +59 -
Contract jobs requiring a Research Engineer 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.17% - 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% - 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Warwickshire median daily rate - - £220
West Midlands median daily rate - - £220
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Warwickshire median hourly rate £30.50 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire. 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
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies in Warwickshire with a recognized job title 552 585 844
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.40% 94.05% 94.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 325 515
Warwickshire median daily rate £425 £388 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -2.39% +13.43%
10th Percentile £230 £176 £234
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 50 50
Warwickshire median hourly rate £15.85 £27.75 £15.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.88% +73.84% -30.60%
10th Percentile £10.35 £13.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £30.81 £39.58 £26.66
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.48 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -3.25% +6.67% -14.29%

Research Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Research Engineer in Warwickshire

Research Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Research Engineer in Warwickshire

Research Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Research Engineer within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick - 1 - -
Research Engineer
West Midlands

Research Engineer Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, Research 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 Warwickshire region featuring Research Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) 802.11
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (100.00%) 5G
1 1 (100.00%) Infotainment
1 1 (100.00%) Master's Degree

Research Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) 5G
1 1 (100.00%) 802.11
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
General
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Infotainment
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Master's Degree
1 1 (100.00%) PhD