The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Devon region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Designer
South West / Devon
Rank 22 39 23
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 18 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 6.77% 0.75% 5.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.03% 0.77% 5.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 10
Median daily rate £475 £350 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -34.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £350 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.25 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.28% -22.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Devon 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
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
256 260 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 96.24% 97.01% 97.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 194 125
Median daily rate £353 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.87% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £243 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 17
Median hourly rate £37.50 £21.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £15.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Devon region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth - 15 £475 - 2
Exeter -6 2 - - 2
Designer
South West

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Devon region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 16 (76.19%) CSS
2 15 (71.43%) HTML
2 15 (71.43%) Prototyping
3 14 (66.67%) User Experience
3 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (42.86%) Degree
5 8 (38.10%) Service Design
6 7 (33.33%) Front End Development
6 7 (33.33%) Actionable Insight
6 7 (33.33%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
7 6 (28.57%) Typography
7 6 (28.57%) Mobile App
7 6 (28.57%) Rapid Prototyping
8 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
8 5 (23.81%) Internet
8 5 (23.81%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
10 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
10 2 (9.52%) Coaching
10 2 (9.52%) Photoshop
10 2 (9.52%) Finance
10 2 (9.52%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
11 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
11 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 1 (4.76%) Marketing
11 1 (4.76%) Usability Engineering
11 1 (4.76%) Web Development
11 1 (4.76%) SAP
11 1 (4.76%) Electronics

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 2 (9.52%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (9.52%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.76%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) CSS
2 15 (71.43%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) CSS3
3 1 (4.76%) HTML5
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) User Experience
2 6 (28.57%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Prototyping
2 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) Service Design
4 7 (33.33%) Actionable Insight
4 7 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 7 (33.33%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
5 6 (28.57%) Rapid Prototyping
5 6 (28.57%) Typography
6 2 (9.52%) Coaching
6 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.76%) Ethnography
7 1 (4.76%) Information Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.76%) Time Management
7 1 (4.76%) Usability Engineering
7 1 (4.76%) Usability Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Web Accessibility
7 1 (4.76%) Web Development
7 1 (4.76%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) SAP
Devon
itecopeople
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Rate neg on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Plymouth
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 25 days ago