The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Coventry region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 29 45 34
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 29 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 5.08% 0.83% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.56% 0.89% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 1 2
Median daily rate £400 £350 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £350 £412
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £29.15 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-2.21% +34.00%
Designer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
522 338 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 91.42% 93.63% 90.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 219 148
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £190 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 27 32
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.25 £18.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.44% -35.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 £20.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Designer Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 Coventry region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 30 (69.77%) User Experience
2 26 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (48.84%) JIRA
4 20 (46.51%) E-Commerce
5 17 (39.53%) Photoshop
6 15 (34.88%) HTML
7 14 (32.56%) Retail
8 12 (27.91%) Scrum
8 12 (27.91%) CSS
9 10 (23.26%) Prototyping
10 7 (16.28%) Mobile App
11 6 (13.95%) Rapid Prototyping
11 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
12 5 (11.63%) Degree
12 5 (11.63%) Analytics
13 4 (9.30%) Customer Insight
13 4 (9.30%) Android
13 4 (9.30%) OmniGraffle
13 4 (9.30%) Axure RP
13 4 (9.30%) Apple iOS
13 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
13 4 (9.30%) Finance
13 4 (9.30%) Legal
13 4 (9.30%) MS Visio
14 3 (6.98%) Wireframes
14 3 (6.98%) B2C
14 3 (6.98%) XML
14 3 (6.98%) Windows
14 3 (6.98%) Flash
14 3 (6.98%) SEO

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (39.53%) Photoshop
2 4 (9.30%) MS Visio
2 4 (9.30%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) DMZ
Development Applications
1 21 (48.84%) JIRA
2 4 (9.30%) Axure RP
General
1 14 (32.56%) Retail
2 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Legal
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) HTML
2 12 (27.91%) CSS
3 3 (6.98%) Flash
3 3 (6.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (69.77%) User Experience
2 7 (16.28%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.33%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Android
1 4 (9.30%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (46.51%) E-Commerce
3 12 (27.91%) Scrum
4 10 (23.26%) Prototyping
5 6 (13.95%) Rapid Prototyping
6 5 (11.63%) Analytics
7 4 (9.30%) Customer Insight
8 3 (6.98%) B2C
8 3 (6.98%) Competitor Analysis
8 3 (6.98%) SEO
8 3 (6.98%) UX Design
8 3 (6.98%) Web Usability
8 3 (6.98%) Wireframes
9 2 (4.65%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (2.33%) Build Automation
10 1 (2.33%) Content Management
10 1 (2.33%) Network Design
10 1 (2.33%) OpenUP
10 1 (2.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Apple
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco