The first table below looks at the demand for the Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 72 67 59
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 11 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.85% 0.99% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.06% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Average daily rate
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£500 £323 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.03% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £205 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £441 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1201 945 901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.81% 93.94% 93.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 692 458 422
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 79 65
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £22.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Designer
South East

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Designer Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -2 7 £550 +70.54%
High Wycombe - 1 £140 - 3
Aylesbury - - - -
Designer
South East

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) C++
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) CSS
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Aerospace
2 2 (12.50%) Automotive
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) E-Learning
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) HTML5
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (6.25%) CSS3
3 1 (6.25%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (6.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (6.25%) JFace
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.25%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) IPTV
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.25%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 2 (12.50%) Aerospace
1 2 (12.50%) Automotive
1 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (6.25%) CSS3
2 1 (6.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (6.25%) JFace
2 1 (6.25%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) E-Learning
2 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (6.25%) IPTV
2 1 (6.25%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Web Development
3 1 (6.25%) Network Design
3 1 (6.25%) Web Design
3 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
3 1 (6.25%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) Workflow
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) CAD
3 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe
2 1 (6.25%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) Intel
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) NetApp
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
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