The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cardiff region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Designer
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 40 50 44
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.36% 1.01% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 1.05% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Median daily rate £350 £393 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +36.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £383 £413
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -7.27%
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 Cardiff 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
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
261 381 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 93.55% 95.97% 99.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 294 245
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 18
Median hourly rate £11.17 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.07% -10.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Designer Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 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 Cardiff region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) User Experience
2 7 (77.78%) Wireframes
2 7 (77.78%) Prototyping
2 7 (77.78%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
2 7 (77.78%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
3 6 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 6 (66.67%) Service Design
4 5 (55.56%) Rapid Prototyping
5 4 (44.44%) HTML
5 4 (44.44%) CSS
6 1 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) Ergonomics
6 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile First
6 1 (11.11%) Fintech

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) CSS
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) User Experience
2 6 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) Ergonomics
3 1 (11.11%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
2 7 (77.78%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
2 7 (77.78%) Prototyping
2 7 (77.78%) Wireframes
3 6 (66.67%) Service Design
4 5 (55.56%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile First
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
NHS Wales Informatics Service
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago