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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 48 35 28
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 0.37% 1.04% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 1.04% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £26.77 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+9.26% +24.51%
Designer
London

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
244 192 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 90.37% 99.48% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 134 119
Median daily rate £375 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.47% +183.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Croydon region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 5 (50.00%) User Experience
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Usability Testing
3 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (30.00%) Wireframes
4 2 (20.00%) Prototyping
4 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 2 (20.00%) User Stories
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) Publishing
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (10.00%) Web Design
5 1 (10.00%) Wireless
5 1 (10.00%) Legal
5 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
5 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (10.00%) TDD

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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) BGP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (10.00%) CTI
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) MPLS
2 1 (10.00%) OSPF
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) VPLS
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (20.00%) Publishing
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) 802.1X
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (30.00%) Usability Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Wireframes
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) User Stories
3 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) CCIE
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Government Security Classifications
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (10.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) F5
1 1 (10.00%) Juniper
1 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds