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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 40 36 36
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 7 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.82% 0.91% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 0.97% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £438 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £260 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £340 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £29.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+28.20% +30.00%
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
365 309 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 94.81% 93.64% 91.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 178 179
Median daily rate £400 £345 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £215 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 42
Median hourly rate £11.00 £22.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.56% +39.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £16.15 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.80 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

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
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 2 May 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 11 (55.00%) User Experience
2 6 (30.00%) HTML
2 6 (30.00%) CSS
3 5 (25.00%) Photoshop
3 5 (25.00%) Retail
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (20.00%) Zurb Foundation
4 4 (20.00%) Twitter
4 4 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (20.00%) IBM
5 3 (15.00%) Adobe
5 3 (15.00%) Games
5 3 (15.00%) Unix
5 3 (15.00%) Windows
5 3 (15.00%) Linux
5 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (15.00%) VMware
5 3 (15.00%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (15.00%) MODAF
5 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Degree
6 2 (10.00%) Network Design
6 2 (10.00%) SQL
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle
6 2 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (5.00%) Ab Initio
7 1 (5.00%) Finance
7 1 (5.00%) Legal

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 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DMZ
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.00%) DB2
1 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Ant
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (15.00%) Games
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) CSS
1 6 (30.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (20.00%) Zurb Foundation
3 1 (5.00%) BAPI
3 1 (5.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (5.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
1 3 (15.00%) Unix
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (15.00%) MODAF
2 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (15.00%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (10.00%) Network Design
4 1 (5.00%) Build Automation
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) COBOL
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) IBM
1 4 (20.00%) Twitter
2 3 (15.00%) Adobe
2 3 (15.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Ab Initio
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) webMethods