The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 65 79 58
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 19 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.58% 0.57% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 0.61% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 4
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£325 £338 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -28.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £338 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £338 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+35.55% -2.17%
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
1111 1147 754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.35% 93.18% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 659 414
Average daily rate £350 £340 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £217 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 64 74
Average hourly rate £16.14 £14.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.31% +7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £10.50 £11.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £22.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 +13 13 £325 -3.70%
High Wycombe - 3 - - 1
Designer
South East

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 18 (60.00%) HTML
1 18 (60.00%) CSS
2 16 (53.33%) jQuery
2 16 (53.33%) User Experience
3 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (36.67%) Photoshop
5 11 (36.67%) AngularJS
6 10 (33.33%) Finance
7 9 (30.00%) Adobe Illustrator
8 8 (26.67%) Adobe
8 8 (26.67%) HTML5
9 6 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (20.00%) CSS3
9 6 (20.00%) Marketing
9 6 (20.00%) Mobile App
10 5 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
11 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
11 4 (13.33%) Dreamweaver
11 4 (13.33%) Oracle
11 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
11 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
11 4 (13.33%) Twitter
11 4 (13.33%) User Stories
11 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
12 3 (10.00%) Digital Media
12 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (10.00%) Business Objects
12 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Photoshop
2 9 (30.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (10.00%) InDesign
5 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
5 2 (6.67%) MS Project
5 2 (6.67%) MS Office
5 2 (6.67%) GIMP
5 2 (6.67%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) DB2
1 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (6.67%) Subversion
2 2 (6.67%) Axure RP
3 1 (3.33%) ClearCase
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Marketing
3 3 (10.00%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) HTML
1 18 (60.00%) CSS
2 16 (53.33%) jQuery
3 11 (36.67%) AngularJS
4 8 (26.67%) HTML5
5 6 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (20.00%) CSS3
6 3 (10.00%) XHTML
7 2 (6.67%) Dojo
7 2 (6.67%) YUI
7 2 (6.67%) Express
8 1 (3.33%) Flash
8 1 (3.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (53.33%) User Experience
2 6 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (10.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 4 (13.33%) User Stories
3 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
4 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (6.67%) Network Design
5 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.67%) Service Management
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) PRINCE
5 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL
5 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.67%) Web Development
5 2 (6.67%) Analytics
5 2 (6.67%) Network Architecture
5 2 (6.67%) BDD
5 2 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) Python
3 1 (3.33%) Perl
3 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) CCIE
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.67%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) WAI
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Adobe
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Twitter
3 3 (10.00%) Business Objects
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco
4 2 (6.67%) HP
4 2 (6.67%) Juniper
5 1 (3.33%) Greenplum
5 1 (3.33%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (3.33%) SAP
5 1 (3.33%) Google
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