The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Croydon region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Designer
London / Croydon
Rank 29 25 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 10 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 4.46% 2.28% 2.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.93% 2.31% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 0
Median daily rate £488 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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 Croydon 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
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
203 216 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 90.63% 98.63% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 157 61
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £600 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Median hourly rate £43.50 £13.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+222.22% -46.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Designer Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Designer Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 17 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 Croydon region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) User Experience
2 5 (45.45%) Prototyping
3 4 (36.36%) CMS
3 4 (36.36%) Content Management
3 4 (36.36%) Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Case Management
5 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (18.18%) Wireframes
5 2 (18.18%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
6 1 (9.09%) W3C
6 1 (9.09%) Legal
6 1 (9.09%) Usability Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Axure RP
6 1 (9.09%) User Stories
6 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) Front End Development

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 4 (36.36%) CMS
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Prototyping
3 4 (36.36%) Analytics
3 4 (36.36%) Content Management
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 2 (18.18%) Case Management
5 2 (18.18%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (18.18%) Wireframes
6 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) Usability Testing
6 1 (9.09%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance