The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Designer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 53 54 68
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.36% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.19% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £375 £175 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -34.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £385 £413
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £13.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+63.63% -38.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
546 535 724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.98% 95.37% 95.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 316 422
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £260 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £548 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 52 58
Median hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +57.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.75 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Designer
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
Cambridge -2 2 £375 +114.28%
Designer
East of England

Designer Skill Set
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Flash
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Games
2 1 (20.00%) e-Learning
2 1 (20.00%) Web Design

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) Flash
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (20.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared