The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 June 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
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 58 55 54
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 12 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.54% 1.77% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 1.88% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 7
Median daily rate £338 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £415 £334
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.63 £30.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +35.55%
Designer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
724 744 603
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.18% 94.30% 92.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 501 508 353
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £225 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 32 26
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £11.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £26.40 £30.58
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 June 2016.

Designer Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 Birmingham region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 9 (56.25%) User Experience
2 6 (37.50%) Adobe
3 5 (31.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (31.25%) Wireframes
4 4 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (25.00%) HTML
4 4 (25.00%) CSS
4 4 (25.00%) Photoshop
5 3 (18.75%) MS Office
5 3 (18.75%) Retail
5 3 (18.75%) Typography
5 3 (18.75%) Information Architecture
5 3 (18.75%) HTML5
5 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (18.75%) Web Design
6 2 (12.50%) InDesign
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) Marketing
6 2 (12.50%) Web Development
6 2 (12.50%) Graphic Design
6 2 (12.50%) JIRA
6 2 (12.50%) Axure RP
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (12.50%) Material Design
6 2 (12.50%) CSS3
6 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
6 2 (12.50%) Mobile First
6 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (25.00%) Photoshop
3 3 (18.75%) MS Office
4 2 (12.50%) InDesign
5 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
5 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) BGP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) FTP
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
2 1 (6.25%) ICMP
2 1 (6.25%) IKE
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) IPv4
2 1 (6.25%) MPLS
2 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
2 1 (6.25%) SNMP
2 1 (6.25%) SSH
2 1 (6.25%) Telnet
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle OWB
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (6.25%) QlikView
1 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Axure RP
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) ClearQuest
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) PVCS
2 1 (6.25%) Toad
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) CSS
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) HTML5
3 2 (12.50%) CSS3
3 2 (12.50%) Material Design
4 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.25%) Sass
4 1 (6.25%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Graphic Design
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) NHS
3 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Wireframes
2 3 (18.75%) Information Architecture
2 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (18.75%) Typography
2 3 (18.75%) Web Design
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile First
3 2 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) B2C
4 1 (6.25%) Benchmarking
4 1 (6.25%) Competitor Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
4 1 (6.25%) Usability Testing
4 1 (6.25%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CISA
1 1 (6.25%) CISSP
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Adobe
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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