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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Designer
England / East Midlands
Rank 65 77 50
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 31 20 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.13% 1.26% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 1.32% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 16
Median daily rate £488 £413 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £269 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £431 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.25 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.28% -22.22%

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
1394 1512 1476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.01% 95.51% 96.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 863 872 798
Median daily rate £355 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.05% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £235 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 69 97
Median hourly rate £13.55 £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.23% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.44 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £42.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +15 22 £505 +18.82% 2
Northamptonshire 0 6 £438 +29.62% 3
Leicestershire - 5 - - 3
Derbyshire -5 1 £338 +17.39%
Designer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 40 (44.44%) HTML
1 40 (44.44%) User Experience
2 30 (33.33%) CSS
3 27 (30.00%) .NET
4 26 (28.89%) Wireframes
5 24 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (24.44%) Prototyping
7 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 18 (20.00%) SQL
9 16 (17.78%) Oracle
9 16 (17.78%) HTML5
10 15 (16.67%) Finance
10 15 (16.67%) Photoshop
10 15 (16.67%) C#
11 14 (15.56%) CRM
11 14 (15.56%) Scrum
12 13 (14.44%) Analytics
13 12 (13.33%) Oracle Database
13 12 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
13 12 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
13 12 (13.33%) Shell Script
13 12 (13.33%) ASP.NET
14 11 (12.22%) SQL Server
14 11 (12.22%) PL/SQL
14 11 (12.22%) Microsoft
14 11 (12.22%) Unix
14 11 (12.22%) Web Design
14 11 (12.22%) Visualisation
14 11 (12.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (12.22%) Degree

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 7 (7.78%) CMS
2 4 (4.44%) Apache Solr
2 4 (4.44%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (2.22%) WordPress
4 1 (1.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 10 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (7.78%) MS Excel
4 4 (4.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.11%) AutoCAD
5 1 (1.11%) CATIA
5 1 (1.11%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (1.11%) PTC Creo
5 1 (1.11%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Magento
1 1 (1.11%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.33%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) Intranet
2 1 (1.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.33%) Oracle Database
1 12 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 12 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 11 (12.22%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (11.11%) Power BI
4 9 (10.00%) Microsoft Power View
5 5 (5.56%) PowerPivot
6 3 (3.33%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.11%) QlikView
7 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.11%) Dreamweaver
General
1 15 (16.67%) Finance
2 7 (7.78%) Banking
3 4 (4.44%) Marketing
4 2 (2.22%) Legal
4 2 (2.22%) Publishing
4 2 (2.22%) Retail
5 1 (1.11%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.11%) Automotive
5 1 (1.11%) Games
5 1 (1.11%) Local Government
5 1 (1.11%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (44.44%) HTML
2 30 (33.33%) CSS
3 27 (30.00%) .NET
4 16 (17.78%) HTML5
5 12 (13.33%) ASP.NET
6 11 (12.22%) CSS3
6 11 (12.22%) WCF
6 11 (12.22%) WPF
7 9 (10.00%) D3.js
8 6 (6.67%) jQuery
9 5 (5.56%) Sass
10 2 (2.22%) LESS
11 1 (1.11%) Ajax
11 1 (1.11%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.11%) J2EE
11 1 (1.11%) REST
11 1 (1.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (1.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 1 (1.11%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 40 (44.44%) User Experience
2 11 (12.22%) Visualisation
3 10 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 7 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.56%) Social Media
6 3 (3.33%) Copywriting
7 2 (2.22%) Fintech
7 2 (2.22%) W3C
8 1 (1.11%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.11%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.11%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.22%) Unix
2 1 (1.11%) Android
2 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.11%) Windows
2 1 (1.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.89%) Wireframes
2 24 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (24.44%) Prototyping
4 14 (15.56%) CRM
4 14 (15.56%) Scrum
5 13 (14.44%) Analytics
6 11 (12.22%) Web Design
7 10 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (11.11%) Rapid Prototyping
7 10 (11.11%) Service Design
8 9 (10.00%) Coaching
9 8 (8.89%) Data Visualisation
9 8 (8.89%) Web Development
10 7 (7.78%) Data Management
10 7 (7.78%) Front End Development
10 7 (7.78%) Infographics
10 7 (7.78%) Mentoring
10 7 (7.78%) UX Design
11 5 (5.56%) Typography
12 4 (4.44%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 18 (20.00%) SQL
3 15 (16.67%) C#
4 12 (13.33%) Shell Script
5 11 (12.22%) PL/SQL
6 4 (4.44%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.33%) Java
8 2 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (12.22%) Degree
2 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.11%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (17.78%) Oracle
2 11 (12.22%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.89%) Sitecore
4 7 (7.78%) Adobe
5 3 (3.33%) ClickTale
5 3 (3.33%) Google
6 1 (1.11%) Pega
6 1 (1.11%) Siemens
6 1 (1.11%) Tableau
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