The first table below looks at the demand for the Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Devon region.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 25 28 22
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 11 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 4.26% 0.66% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.70% 0.67% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£438 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
Job Titles Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
234 150 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 90.70% 98.68% 96.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 87 66
Average daily rate £375 £330 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £209 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 13
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £13.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £31.70 £18.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Designer
South West

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Designer in the job title across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Designer
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Devon region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 10 £438 - 3
Plymouth - 1 - - 1
Bideford - - - -
Designer
South West

Designer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon region that cited Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Designer in their job title.

1 11 (78.57%) HTML
1 11 (78.57%) CSS
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 7 (50.00%) HTML5
3 7 (50.00%) CSS3
4 6 (42.86%) Adobe
5 5 (35.71%) Photoshop
5 5 (35.71%) Fireworks
6 4 (28.57%) CMS
6 4 (28.57%) Intranet
6 4 (28.57%) Internet
6 4 (28.57%) Extranet
6 4 (28.57%) W3C
6 4 (28.57%) Content Management
6 4 (28.57%) WAI
6 4 (28.57%) jQuery
7 3 (21.43%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 2 (14.29%) Web Development
8 2 (14.29%) Degree
9 1 (7.14%) PhoneGap
9 1 (7.14%) iPad
9 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
9 1 (7.14%) RIA
9 1 (7.14%) iPhone
9 1 (7.14%) Web Design
9 1 (7.14%) Cadence
9 1 (7.14%) CAD

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon region that cited Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Photoshop
1 5 (35.71%) Fireworks
2 3 (21.43%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Intranet
1 4 (28.57%) Internet
1 4 (28.57%) Extranet
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) PhoneGap
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) HTML
1 11 (78.57%) CSS
2 7 (50.00%) HTML5
2 7 (50.00%) CSS3
3 4 (28.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) W3C
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
2 1 (7.14%) RIA
2 1 (7.14%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Content Management
2 2 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (7.14%) Web Design
3 1 (7.14%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) WAI
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Adobe
2 1 (7.14%) Cadence
Exeter, Devon
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
The Creative Emporium Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago