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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 70 74 60
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 13 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.05% 0.61% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 0.66% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 4
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£325 £338 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £308 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £388 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
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
1140 1056 781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.08% 92.55% 91.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 573 387
Average daily rate £355 £365 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.73% +16.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 50 83
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.28 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.45 £21.50 £27.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -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 1 April 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 1 April 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
High Wycombe - 2 £313 - 1
Designer
South East

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 23 (62.16%) HTML
1 23 (62.16%) CSS
2 20 (54.05%) User Experience
3 18 (48.65%) JavaScript
3 18 (48.65%) jQuery
4 15 (40.54%) Photoshop
4 15 (40.54%) Adobe Illustrator
5 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (35.14%) HTML5
6 11 (29.73%) Finance
7 10 (27.03%) Adobe
7 10 (27.03%) AngularJS
8 8 (21.62%) CSS3
9 7 (18.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 7 (18.92%) Mobile App
10 6 (16.22%) Banking
10 6 (16.22%) Marketing
10 6 (16.22%) Digital Media
10 6 (16.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
10 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
10 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
10 6 (16.22%) Dreamweaver
11 5 (13.51%) Analytics
12 4 (10.81%) User Stories
12 4 (10.81%) Twitter
12 4 (10.81%) OmniGraffle
12 4 (10.81%) Axure RP
12 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
12 4 (10.81%) Windows

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) iPlanet
1 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (40.54%) Photoshop
1 15 (40.54%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (18.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (10.81%) OmniGraffle
4 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
5 2 (5.41%) MS Project
5 2 (5.41%) MS Office
5 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
6 1 (2.70%) InDesign
6 1 (2.70%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) WebTrends
1 3 (8.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.70%) OLTP
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (10.81%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Banking
2 6 (16.22%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (62.16%) HTML
1 23 (62.16%) CSS
2 18 (48.65%) jQuery
3 13 (35.14%) HTML5
4 10 (27.03%) AngularJS
5 8 (21.62%) CSS3
6 6 (16.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (8.11%) XHTML
7 3 (8.11%) Flash
8 2 (5.41%) Java EE
8 2 (5.41%) JSP
9 1 (2.70%) Middleware
9 1 (2.70%) .NET
9 1 (2.70%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (2.70%) Sass
9 1 (2.70%) LESS
9 1 (2.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 20 (54.05%) User Experience
2 7 (18.92%) Mobile App
3 6 (16.22%) Digital Media
4 3 (8.11%) W3C
5 1 (2.70%) Clustering
5 1 (2.70%) HACMP
5 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.70%) Social Media
5 1 (2.70%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Solaris
2 2 (5.41%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) AIX
3 1 (2.70%) HPUX
3 1 (2.70%) UNIX
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (13.51%) Analytics
3 4 (10.81%) User Stories
3 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
4 3 (8.11%) Service Management
4 3 (8.11%) Scrum
4 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (8.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (8.11%) Content Management
4 3 (8.11%) Marketing Analytics
5 2 (5.41%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (5.41%) Web Development
5 2 (5.41%) Network Design
5 2 (5.41%) Web Design
5 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.41%) BDD
5 2 (5.41%) Network Architecture
5 2 (5.41%) ITIL
5 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.41%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) Java
3 1 (2.70%) C
3 1 (2.70%) Python
3 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
1 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) CCDE
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.41%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) WAI
2 2 (5.41%) SLA
3 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Adobe
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.81%) Twitter
4 3 (8.11%) NetApp
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle
4 3 (8.11%) Google
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco
5 2 (5.41%) BMC
5 2 (5.41%) Juniper
5 2 (5.41%) HP
5 2 (5.41%) VMware
6 1 (2.70%) EMC
6 1 (2.70%) Intel
6 1 (2.70%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.70%) Greenplum
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