The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Designer
South East / Berkshire
Rank 54 48 39
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 53 89 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.63% 3.53% 3.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.82% 3.84% 4.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 50 62
Median daily rate £375 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.25 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.28% -22.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1881 2320 2580
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.40% 92.14% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 903 1237 1281
Median daily rate £418 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 93 73
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £63.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Designer in the job title.

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Designer Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Designer
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +11 14 £330 +50.00% 1
Reading -16 9 £450 +24.13% 2
Maidenhead -3 8 £500 +455.55%
Newbury +2 6 £300 -30.23% 2
Designer
South East

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Designer 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 Berkshire region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 50 (45.05%) User Experience
2 38 (34.23%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (28.83%) Wireframes
4 25 (22.52%) E-Commerce
5 24 (21.62%) Telecoms
6 20 (18.02%) CSS
7 19 (17.12%) HTML
8 15 (13.51%) Photoshop
8 15 (13.51%) Adobe Illustrator
9 11 (9.91%) Prototyping
10 10 (9.01%) Dreamweaver
11 9 (8.11%) Rapid Prototyping
11 9 (8.11%) Information Architecture
12 8 (7.21%) Typography
12 8 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (7.21%) Oracle
12 8 (7.21%) Adobe
12 8 (7.21%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (7.21%) Degree
13 7 (6.31%) EXTOL
13 7 (6.31%) Retail
13 7 (6.31%) Finance
13 7 (6.31%) JavaScript
13 7 (6.31%) SOA
14 6 (5.41%) HTML5
14 6 (5.41%) CRM
14 6 (5.41%) Java
14 6 (5.41%) Billing
14 6 (5.41%) Field Research
15 5 (4.50%) Photography

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.80%) JBoss
2 1 (0.90%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.90%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
2 1 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 15 (13.51%) Adobe Illustrator
1 15 (13.51%) Photoshop
2 5 (4.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.80%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.90%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.90%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.90%) InDesign
4 1 (0.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.50%) Oracle BRM
2 3 (2.70%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.90%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.90%) CloudSense
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.80%) 3G
1 2 (1.80%) 4G
1 2 (1.80%) Firewall
1 2 (1.80%) Intelligent Network
1 2 (1.80%) Internet
1 2 (1.80%) VoIP
1 2 (1.80%) WAN
2 1 (0.90%) 2G
2 1 (0.90%) DNS
2 1 (0.90%) GPON
2 1 (0.90%) GPRS
2 1 (0.90%) LDAP
2 1 (0.90%) LTE
2 1 (0.90%) Network Security
2 1 (0.90%) RTP
2 1 (0.90%) SMTP
2 1 (0.90%) TACACS
2 1 (0.90%) UMTS
2 1 (0.90%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.90%) Apache Hive
2 1 (0.90%) Big Data
2 1 (0.90%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (0.90%) Data Mart
2 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.90%) DB2
2 1 (0.90%) GIS
2 1 (0.90%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.90%) HBase
2 1 (0.90%) Impala
2 1 (0.90%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.90%) QlikView
2 1 (0.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.90%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 10 (9.01%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (1.80%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.90%) Jasmine
General
1 24 (21.62%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.31%) Finance
2 7 (6.31%) Retail
3 6 (5.41%) Billing
4 5 (4.50%) Multimedia
5 3 (2.70%) Marketing
6 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.90%) Electronics
7 1 (0.90%) French Language
7 1 (0.90%) German Language
7 1 (0.90%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.90%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (18.02%) CSS
2 19 (17.12%) HTML
3 6 (5.41%) HTML5
4 3 (2.70%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.70%) CSS3
4 3 (2.70%) XML
5 1 (0.90%) Apache Camel
5 1 (0.90%) Apache CXF
5 1 (0.90%) DOM
5 1 (0.90%) Middleware
5 1 (0.90%) Modernizr
5 1 (0.90%) OAuth
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.90%) REST
5 1 (0.90%) SAML
5 1 (0.90%) SOAP
5 1 (0.90%) Spring
5 1 (0.90%) Web Services
5 1 (0.90%) XMPP
5 1 (0.90%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 50 (45.05%) User Experience
2 8 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.50%) Photography
4 4 (3.60%) Social Media
5 3 (2.70%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.90%) Animation
6 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.90%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.90%) IVR
6 1 (0.90%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (0.90%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.90%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.90%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.90%) Android
1 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (34.23%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (28.83%) Wireframes
3 25 (22.52%) E-Commerce
4 11 (9.91%) Prototyping
5 9 (8.11%) Information Architecture
5 9 (8.11%) Rapid Prototyping
6 8 (7.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (7.21%) Typography
7 7 (6.31%) SOA
8 6 (5.41%) CRM
8 6 (5.41%) Field Research
9 5 (4.50%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
9 5 (4.50%) Line Management
10 4 (3.60%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (3.60%) Load Balancing
11 3 (2.70%) Analytics
11 3 (2.70%) High Availability
11 3 (2.70%) Migration
11 3 (2.70%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (2.70%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.31%) JavaScript
2 6 (5.41%) Java
3 3 (2.70%) SQL
4 1 (0.90%) C
4 1 (0.90%) Scala
4 1 (0.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.21%) Degree
2 3 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.80%) CCIE
3 2 (1.80%) CCNA
3 2 (1.80%) CCNP
4 1 (0.90%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.90%) CCDA
4 1 (0.90%) CCDP
4 1 (0.90%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (0.90%) CCVP
4 1 (0.90%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.90%) MCSE
4 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) Cisco CME
1 1 (0.90%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.90%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.90%) Oozie
Vendors
1 8 (7.21%) Adobe
1 8 (7.21%) Oracle
2 7 (6.31%) EXTOL
3 5 (4.50%) Cisco
3 5 (4.50%) Siebel
4 3 (2.70%) Mashery
4 3 (2.70%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.80%) SAP
6 1 (0.90%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.90%) Apigee
6 1 (0.90%) Citrix
6 1 (0.90%) Genesys
6 1 (0.90%) Informatica
6 1 (0.90%) Juniper
6 1 (0.90%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.90%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.90%) Nokia
6 1 (0.90%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.90%) Samsung
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