The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset 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 7 May 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank - 31 33
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 1.31% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.38% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £475 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +31.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+35.55% -2.17%
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 Dorset 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
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
192 217 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 93.20% 94.76% 97.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 121 118
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £556
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 25 19
Average hourly rate £33.25 £37.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.33% +17.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Designer
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) SWIFT

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case