The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 74 48 71
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +23
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 20 39 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.30% 2.77% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 2.87% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 9
Average daily rate £425 £438 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £208 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £525 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £406 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £22.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-27.77% -6.25%
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
1452 1357 1426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.65% 96.31% 95.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 840 746 760
Average daily rate £375 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £223 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 84 112
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £22.50 £35.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -10 16 £425 -19.04% 4
Northamptonshire +11 3 £338 -10.00% 3
Derbyshire -15 1 £288 +27.77% 1
Designer
England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 21 (53.85%) Oracle
2 17 (43.59%) CRM
3 16 (41.03%) HTML
4 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 14 (35.90%) .NET
6 13 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 13 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (33.33%) Oracle Database
7 12 (30.77%) Web Design
7 12 (30.77%) Unix
7 12 (30.77%) SQL
8 11 (28.21%) PL/SQL
8 11 (28.21%) Shell Script
8 11 (28.21%) WCF
8 11 (28.21%) WPF
8 11 (28.21%) Degree
8 11 (28.21%) User Experience
9 10 (25.64%) C#
9 10 (25.64%) Photoshop
10 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET
10 9 (23.08%) Data Management
11 7 (17.95%) TOGAF
11 7 (17.95%) Banking
12 6 (15.38%) Retail
12 6 (15.38%) Java
12 6 (15.38%) Windows
12 6 (15.38%) Linux
12 6 (15.38%) Adobe
12 6 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
13 5 (12.82%) VMware

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle UPK
2 1 (2.56%) ColdFusion
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) JBoss
2 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Photoshop
2 6 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
4 2 (5.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (5.13%) InDesign
4 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (10.26%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) Informix
General
1 7 (17.95%) Banking
2 6 (15.38%) Retail
3 5 (12.82%) Retail Banking
4 4 (10.26%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) HTML
2 14 (35.90%) .NET
3 11 (28.21%) WCF
3 11 (28.21%) WPF
4 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 5 (12.82%) CSS
5 5 (12.82%) CSS3
5 5 (12.82%) HTML5
6 4 (10.26%) jQuery
6 4 (10.26%) Sass
6 4 (10.26%) Web Services
7 1 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) User Experience
2 4 (10.26%) Online Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Graphic Design
3 2 (5.13%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.56%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.56%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.56%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Unix
2 6 (15.38%) Linux
2 6 (15.38%) Windows
3 4 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) CRM
2 12 (30.77%) Web Design
3 9 (23.08%) Data Management
4 7 (17.95%) TOGAF
5 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.82%) Information Architecture
6 4 (10.26%) ArchiMate
6 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
6 4 (10.26%) Data Security
6 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (10.26%) OO
6 4 (10.26%) Release Management
6 4 (10.26%) UML
7 3 (7.69%) MVVM
8 2 (5.13%) ERP
8 2 (5.13%) Typography
8 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.56%) ETL
9 1 (2.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 12 (30.77%) SQL
3 11 (28.21%) PL/SQL
3 11 (28.21%) Shell Script
4 10 (25.64%) C#
5 6 (15.38%) Java
6 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) Oracle
2 6 (15.38%) Adobe
3 5 (12.82%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (12.82%) VMware
4 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
4 4 (10.26%) SAP
5 3 (7.69%) Genesys
6 2 (5.13%) IBM
6 2 (5.13%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (2.56%) Citrix
7 1 (2.56%) HP
7 1 (2.56%) Informatica
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