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 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 56 47 45
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 58 76 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.90% 2.98% 3.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.13% 3.25% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 47 39
Median daily rate £375 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £341 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £494 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £175.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £17.50 £22.18
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -21.08%
Designer
South East

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
1855 2341 2477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.84% 91.88% 93.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1021 1217 1305
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 150 61
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +19.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £47.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading -8 18 £375 -12.79% 3
Bracknell +15 12 £308 -21.90% 1
Slough +6 3 £470 +4.44% 2
Newbury +1 3 £300 -35.48%
Maidenhead +3 1 - -
Wokingham -7 1 - -
Designer
South East

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 49 (38.58%) User Experience
2 39 (30.71%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (24.41%) E-Commerce
4 30 (23.62%) HTML
5 29 (22.83%) Wireframes
6 26 (20.47%) CSS
7 23 (18.11%) Telecoms
8 18 (14.17%) Photoshop
8 18 (14.17%) Adobe
9 17 (13.39%) Adobe Illustrator
10 15 (11.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 13 (10.24%) CMS
12 11 (8.66%) SOA
13 10 (7.87%) HTML5
13 10 (7.87%) Prototyping
13 10 (7.87%) Typography
14 9 (7.09%) Billing
14 9 (7.09%) CRM
14 9 (7.09%) Web Design
15 8 (6.30%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (6.30%) JavaScript
16 7 (5.51%) Oracle
16 7 (5.51%) Business Intelligence
16 7 (5.51%) Finance
16 7 (5.51%) SEO
16 7 (5.51%) Marketing
16 7 (5.51%) Animation
16 7 (5.51%) Responsive Web Design
16 7 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
17 6 (4.72%) Degree

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 13 (10.24%) CMS
2 2 (1.57%) JBoss
2 2 (1.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.79%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.79%) Joomla!
3 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.79%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (14.17%) Photoshop
2 17 (13.39%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (11.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (2.36%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (2.36%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.36%) MS Office
5 2 (1.57%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (1.57%) InVision
6 1 (0.79%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.79%) InDesign
6 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.36%) Oracle BRM
2 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.79%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.36%) Office 365
2 1 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.57%) Firewall
1 2 (1.57%) Intelligent Network
1 2 (1.57%) LDAP
1 2 (1.57%) Unified Communications
1 2 (1.57%) VoIP
2 1 (0.79%) 2G
2 1 (0.79%) 4G
2 1 (0.79%) DNS
2 1 (0.79%) GGSN
2 1 (0.79%) GPON
2 1 (0.79%) Internet
2 1 (0.79%) LTE
2 1 (0.79%) Network Security
2 1 (0.79%) SGSN
2 1 (0.79%) Skype
2 1 (0.79%) SMTP
2 1 (0.79%) SSL
2 1 (0.79%) VPN
2 1 (0.79%) WAN
2 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.94%) Big Data
2 4 (3.15%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.79%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.79%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (0.79%) Data Mart
4 1 (0.79%) DB2
4 1 (0.79%) GIS
4 1 (0.79%) HBase
4 1 (0.79%) Impala
4 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.79%) QlikView
4 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.79%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 6 (4.72%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (3.94%) Jasmine
3 2 (1.57%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.79%) gulp
General
1 23 (18.11%) Telecoms
2 9 (7.09%) Billing
3 7 (5.51%) Finance
3 7 (5.51%) Marketing
4 4 (3.15%) Retail
5 1 (0.79%) Electronics
5 1 (0.79%) French Language
5 1 (0.79%) German Language
5 1 (0.79%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.79%) Legal
5 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.79%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.79%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (23.62%) HTML
2 26 (20.47%) CSS
3 10 (7.87%) HTML5
4 4 (3.15%) AngularJS
4 4 (3.15%) XML
5 3 (2.36%) CSS3
5 3 (2.36%) jQuery
6 2 (1.57%) Web Services
7 1 (0.79%) .NET
7 1 (0.79%) Apache CXF
7 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.79%) JSON
7 1 (0.79%) Middleware
7 1 (0.79%) Modernizr
7 1 (0.79%) OAuth
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.79%) SAML
7 1 (0.79%) SOAP
7 1 (0.79%) Spring
7 1 (0.79%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 49 (38.58%) User Experience
2 7 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.51%) Animation
3 5 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.15%) Graphic Design
4 4 (3.15%) Social Media
5 3 (2.36%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.57%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.57%) Video Editing
7 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.79%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.79%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.79%) IVR
7 1 (0.79%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.79%) Machine to Machine
7 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.79%) Photography
7 1 (0.79%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.94%) Linux
2 3 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.57%) CentOS
3 2 (1.57%) Solaris
3 2 (1.57%) Windows
4 1 (0.79%) Android
4 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (30.71%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (24.41%) E-Commerce
3 29 (22.83%) Wireframes
4 11 (8.66%) SOA
5 10 (7.87%) Prototyping
5 10 (7.87%) Typography
6 9 (7.09%) CRM
6 9 (7.09%) Web Design
7 8 (6.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (5.51%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (5.51%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (5.51%) SEO
9 5 (3.94%) Analytics
9 5 (3.94%) Information Architecture
9 5 (3.94%) Service Design
9 5 (3.94%) Web Development
10 4 (3.15%) Data Management
10 4 (3.15%) Field Research
10 4 (3.15%) Rapid Prototyping
10 4 (3.15%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.30%) JavaScript
2 6 (4.72%) Java
3 2 (1.57%) SQL
4 1 (0.79%) C#
4 1 (0.79%) Scala
4 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.72%) Degree
2 2 (1.57%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.79%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.79%) CCDA
3 1 (0.79%) CCDP
3 1 (0.79%) CCIE
3 1 (0.79%) CCNA
3 1 (0.79%) CCNP
3 1 (0.79%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (0.79%) MCSE
3 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.94%) QA
1 5 (3.94%) SLA
2 2 (1.57%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.79%) HDFS
2 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Oozie
1 1 (0.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (14.17%) Adobe
2 7 (5.51%) Oracle
3 6 (4.72%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.94%) Cisco
5 4 (3.15%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.36%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.36%) Siebel
7 2 (1.57%) EXTOL
7 2 (1.57%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (1.57%) SAP
7 2 (1.57%) VMware
8 1 (0.79%) Bluefish Communications
8 1 (0.79%) Citrix
8 1 (0.79%) Genesys
8 1 (0.79%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.79%) Huawei
8 1 (0.79%) Informatica
8 1 (0.79%) Polycom
8 1 (0.79%) Tellabs
8 1 (0.79%) Virgin Media
Bracknell, Berkshire
IT Connections
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