The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 53 58 58
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 20 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.37% 1.72% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.45% 1.81% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 5
Average daily rate £325 £400 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £321 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £400 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £22.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-27.77% -6.25%
Designer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
817 829 771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.69% 95.29% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 585 601 517
Average daily rate £363 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.60% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £510 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 19 48
Average hourly rate £31.00 £13.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.46% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £46.25 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Designer in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Designer Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Designer in their job title.

1 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (32.56%) Finance
2 14 (32.56%) Security Cleared
3 12 (27.91%) User Experience
4 11 (25.58%) Telecoms
5 9 (20.93%) Publishing
5 9 (20.93%) HTML
6 8 (18.60%) CSS
6 8 (18.60%) High Availability
6 8 (18.60%) Web Application Development
7 5 (11.63%) RSVP
7 5 (11.63%) MPLS
7 5 (11.63%) VPN
7 5 (11.63%) Degree
8 4 (9.30%) Network Design
8 4 (9.30%) SOA
8 4 (9.30%) Mobile App
8 4 (9.30%) Rapid Prototyping
8 4 (9.30%) LTE
9 3 (6.98%) Usability Testing
9 3 (6.98%) Social Media
9 3 (6.98%) Project Management
9 3 (6.98%) OSPF
9 3 (6.98%) BGP
9 3 (6.98%) Cisco
9 3 (6.98%) Adobe
9 3 (6.98%) Juniper
9 3 (6.98%) Java
9 3 (6.98%) Data Modelling
9 3 (6.98%) LAN

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) MPLS
1 5 (11.63%) RSVP
1 5 (11.63%) VPN
2 4 (9.30%) LTE
3 3 (6.98%) BGP
3 3 (6.98%) LAN
3 3 (6.98%) OSPF
4 2 (4.65%) 2G
4 2 (4.65%) 3G
4 2 (4.65%) 3GPP
4 2 (4.65%) 4G
4 2 (4.65%) Firewall
4 2 (4.65%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (4.65%) WCDMA
5 1 (2.33%) GSM
5 1 (2.33%) HSPA
5 1 (2.33%) VoIP
5 1 (2.33%) WAN
5 1 (2.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.33%) DB2
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) JIRA
2 1 (2.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 14 (32.56%) Finance
2 11 (25.58%) Telecoms
3 9 (20.93%) Publishing
4 2 (4.65%) Retail
5 1 (2.33%) Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) HTML
2 8 (18.60%) CSS
3 2 (4.65%) JMX
3 2 (4.65%) JSP
3 2 (4.65%) Web Services
4 1 (2.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) User Experience
2 4 (9.30%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.98%) Social Media
4 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.33%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.33%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (18.60%) High Availability
2 8 (18.60%) Web Application Development
3 4 (9.30%) Network Design
3 4 (9.30%) Rapid Prototyping
3 4 (9.30%) SOA
4 3 (6.98%) Data Modelling
4 3 (6.98%) Project Management
4 3 (6.98%) Usability Testing
5 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.65%) Data Architecture
5 2 (4.65%) ETL
5 2 (4.65%) Front End Development
5 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.65%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (2.33%) Migration
6 1 (2.33%) Process Management
6 1 (2.33%) Scrum
6 1 (2.33%) SEO
6 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) Java
2 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.98%) Adobe
1 3 (6.98%) Cisco
1 3 (6.98%) Juniper
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle
2 2 (4.65%) Rally
3 1 (2.33%) Actix
3 1 (2.33%) EMC
3 1 (2.33%) Facebook
3 1 (2.33%) Informatica
3 1 (2.33%) Netezza
3 1 (2.33%) Talend
3 1 (2.33%) Teradata
3 1 (2.33%) Twitter
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