The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 56 63 66
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 11 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.32% 1.78% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 1.86% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 10
Median daily rate £430 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £329 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £448 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -9.09%
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 Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
767 1183 1189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 91.97% 95.79% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 551 629
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £263 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 65 107
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.07 £9.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £19.00 £27.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Designer
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 7 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
Milton Keynes +10 8 £430 +7.50% 1
Aylesbury - 1 - -
Designer
South East

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 7 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 9 (56.25%) Finance
1 9 (56.25%) User Experience
2 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 8 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (31.25%) Wireframes
3 5 (31.25%) Prototyping
4 4 (25.00%) .NET
4 4 (25.00%) Web Development
4 4 (25.00%) HTML5
5 3 (18.75%) Sass
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
6 2 (12.50%) Service Design
6 2 (12.50%) Intranet
6 2 (12.50%) Photoshop
6 2 (12.50%) SLA
6 2 (12.50%) Adobe
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL
6 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (12.50%) Service Management
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
6 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 1 (6.25%) Android
7 1 (6.25%) UX Design
7 1 (6.25%) jQuery
7 1 (6.25%) Usability Testing
7 1 (6.25%) WordPress
7 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Photoshop
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Intranet
2 1 (6.25%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Military
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) CSS
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) HTML5
3 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 3 (18.75%) Sass
4 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.25%) CSS3
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
2 1 (6.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Prototyping
1 5 (31.25%) Wireframes
2 4 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Service Design
3 2 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) Android Development
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (6.25%) Front End Development
4 1 (6.25%) Human Factors
4 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Development
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile First
4 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Use Case
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Adobe