The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 69 88 80
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 25 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.58% 1.09% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 1.14% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 2
Median daily rate £425 £425 £155
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +174.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £230 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £475 £211
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.63 £30.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +35.55%
Designer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1526 1573 1434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.22% 95.62% 95.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 925 903 705
Median daily rate £388 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.16% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 84 152
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £10.44 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.25 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Designer
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Nottinghamshire +6 16 £425 -2.85% 6
Northamptonshire +8 7 £475 - 2
Leicestershire -2 1 £350 +53.84% 4
Designer
England

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 East Midlands region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 20 (48.78%) Oracle
2 19 (46.34%) .NET
3 18 (43.90%) CRM
4 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
5 15 (36.59%) HTML
6 14 (34.15%) Oracle Database 10g
6 14 (34.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (34.15%) Oracle Database
7 13 (31.71%) C#
7 13 (31.71%) SQL
7 13 (31.71%) Shell Script
7 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (29.27%) WCF
9 11 (26.83%) WPF
9 11 (26.83%) Data Management
9 11 (26.83%) PL/SQL
9 11 (26.83%) Unix
10 10 (24.39%) Degree
11 8 (19.51%) User Experience
12 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
13 6 (14.63%) Java
13 6 (14.63%) Web Design
14 5 (12.20%) Service Design
14 5 (12.20%) SAP
14 5 (12.20%) Web Services
14 5 (12.20%) Linux
14 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
14 5 (12.20%) Banking
14 5 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
15 4 (9.76%) Data Security

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (4.88%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (4.88%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.44%) Fireworks
3 1 (2.44%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) Oracle Database
1 14 (34.15%) Oracle Database 10g
1 14 (34.15%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (9.76%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.44%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (12.20%) Banking
2 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (7.32%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (46.34%) .NET
2 15 (36.59%) HTML
3 12 (29.27%) WCF
4 11 (26.83%) WPF
5 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
6 5 (12.20%) Web Services
7 4 (9.76%) CSS
8 2 (4.88%) jQuery
9 1 (2.44%) CSS3
9 1 (2.44%) HTML5
9 1 (2.44%) JDBC
9 1 (2.44%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) User Experience
2 4 (9.76%) Minimum Viable Product
3 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.44%) Clustering
4 1 (2.44%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.44%) Handset
4 1 (2.44%) Photography
4 1 (2.44%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.44%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Unix
2 5 (12.20%) Linux
3 4 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (9.76%) Windows
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) Android
4 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) CRM
2 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.83%) Data Management
4 6 (14.63%) Web Design
5 5 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (12.20%) Service Design
6 4 (9.76%) ArchiMate
6 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
6 4 (9.76%) Data Security
6 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (9.76%) OO
6 4 (9.76%) Release Management
6 4 (9.76%) TOGAF
6 4 (9.76%) UML
6 4 (9.76%) Wireframes
7 3 (7.32%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.88%) ERP
8 2 (4.88%) MVVM
8 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
2 13 (31.71%) C#
2 13 (31.71%) Shell Script
2 13 (31.71%) SQL
3 11 (26.83%) PL/SQL
4 6 (14.63%) Java
5 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (48.78%) Oracle
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.20%) SAP
3 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
3 4 (9.76%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (9.76%) VMware
4 3 (7.32%) Adobe
5 2 (4.88%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (4.88%) webMethods
6 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.44%) Genesys
6 1 (2.44%) IBM