The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 21 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 1.89% 1.19% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 1.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£525 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.85 £24.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.75% +16.66%
Designer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Docklands, London 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
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102 149 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 96.23% 88.69% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 113 93
Average daily rate £450 £505 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.89% +3.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £400 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £18.46 £22.63 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.40% +115.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Cognos
3 2 (33.33%) Cognos Report Studio
3 2 (33.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Cognos Transformer
4 1 (16.67%) User Experience
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Toad
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (16.67%) MapReduce
4 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) Vertica
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (33.33%) Cognos Report Studio
1 2 (33.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Cognos Transformer
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Toad
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Exalytics
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
1 1 (16.67%) ETL
1 1 (16.67%) Scrum
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Data Management
1 1 (16.67%) MapReduce
1 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Cognos
3 1 (16.67%) Vertica