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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 18 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 15 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 6.98% 6.42% 4.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.11% 6.67% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 4
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £350 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £20.38 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+47.23% +4.48%
Designer
South West

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
211 285 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 98.14% 96.28% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 150 163
Median daily rate £325 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 16
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.80 £28.30 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the Devon region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Designer Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +2 8 £450 -5.26%
Exeter +8 6 £315 -21.25%
Barnstaple - 1 £195 -
Designer
South West

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Devon region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
2 15 (88.24%) User Experience
3 13 (76.47%) Prototyping
4 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (47.06%) Photoshop
5 8 (47.06%) Rapid Prototyping
6 7 (41.18%) Mobile App
7 5 (29.41%) CSS3
7 5 (29.41%) Wireframes
7 5 (29.41%) Information Architecture
7 5 (29.41%) HTML5
7 5 (29.41%) Web Development
7 5 (29.41%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (29.41%) Web Design
7 5 (29.41%) Fireworks
8 4 (23.53%) Usability Testing
9 3 (17.65%) Degree
9 3 (17.65%) Competitor Analysis
9 3 (17.65%) Pay per click
9 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
9 3 (17.65%) Analytics
10 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
10 2 (11.76%) ISO 14001
11 1 (5.88%) CMS
11 1 (5.88%) Scrum
11 1 (5.88%) ISEB
11 1 (5.88%) CISSP
11 1 (5.88%) CESG
11 1 (5.88%) CESG CLAS

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Photoshop
2 5 (29.41%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (29.41%) Fireworks
3 1 (5.88%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Axure RP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (29.41%) CSS3
2 5 (29.41%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (88.24%) User Experience
2 7 (41.18%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) CESG
3 1 (5.88%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Prototyping
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) Rapid Prototyping
4 5 (29.41%) Information Architecture
4 5 (29.41%) Web Design
4 5 (29.41%) Web Development
4 5 (29.41%) Wireframes
5 4 (23.53%) Usability Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Analytics
6 3 (17.65%) Competitor Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) Pay per click
7 1 (5.88%) Coaching
7 1 (5.88%) ITIL
7 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.88%) Project Management
7 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (5.88%) Scrum
7 1 (5.88%) SDLC
7 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) CISSP
2 1 (5.88%) CLAS
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO 14001
1 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001