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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 59 59 73
Rank change year-on-year
0 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 38 37 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.34% 2.30% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.55% 2.47% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 4
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £480
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -32.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +31.57%
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
1488 1497 1345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 91.68% 93.04% 94.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 820 808 608
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £80 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 115 146
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.22 £9.90 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £36.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014. 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
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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 +1 10 £425 +13.33% 3
Northamptonshire -6 9 £400 +45.45%
Leicestershire +4 7 £225 -25.00% 1
Derbyshire +12 2 £155 -62.71%
Designer
England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 27 (32.53%) HTML
2 24 (28.92%) CSS
3 20 (24.10%) Photoshop
4 14 (16.87%) Adobe Illustrator
5 13 (15.66%) Marketing
6 12 (14.46%) Web Design
6 12 (14.46%) User Experience
7 10 (12.05%) Java
7 10 (12.05%) 3G
7 10 (12.05%) 2G
8 9 (10.84%) JavaScript
8 9 (10.84%) Adobe
9 8 (9.64%) Linux
9 8 (9.64%) Tomcat
10 7 (8.43%) Windows
10 7 (8.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 6 (7.23%) Oracle
11 6 (7.23%) E-Commerce
11 6 (7.23%) LAN
11 6 (7.23%) WAN
11 6 (7.23%) Cisco
11 6 (7.23%) SAN
11 6 (7.23%) Google
11 6 (7.23%) jQuery
11 6 (7.23%) HTML5
11 6 (7.23%) Responsive Web Design
12 5 (6.02%) SQL
12 5 (6.02%) MS Excel
12 5 (6.02%) Data Modelling
12 5 (6.02%) Microsoft

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 8 (9.64%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.82%) Apache
2 4 (4.82%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.41%) Papyrus
3 2 (2.41%) Drupal
3 2 (2.41%) WordPress
4 1 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.20%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.20%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (24.10%) Photoshop
2 14 (16.87%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (8.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (6.02%) MS Excel
5 4 (4.82%) EPLAN
6 3 (3.61%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (2.41%) InDesign
8 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
8 1 (1.20%) Fireworks
8 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) Google Apps
2 2 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.20%) SaaS
3 1 (1.20%) PaaS
3 1 (1.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.05%) 3G
1 10 (12.05%) 2G
2 6 (7.23%) LAN
2 6 (7.23%) WAN
2 6 (7.23%) SAN
3 2 (2.41%) Junos
4 1 (1.20%) NFC
4 1 (1.20%) Network Security
4 1 (1.20%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.82%) MySQL
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.20%) Xcelsius
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.20%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.20%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.20%) Data Mart
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (2.41%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.20%) Subversion
General
1 13 (15.66%) Marketing
2 5 (6.02%) Retail
3 4 (4.82%) Finance
4 3 (3.61%) Automotive
5 2 (2.41%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (32.53%) HTML
2 24 (28.92%) CSS
3 6 (7.23%) jQuery
3 6 (7.23%) HTML5
4 5 (6.02%) CSS3
5 4 (4.82%) Web Services
5 4 (4.82%) .NET
6 3 (3.61%) LAMP
6 3 (3.61%) Sass
7 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.41%) WCF
7 2 (2.41%) WPF
8 1 (1.20%) J2EE
8 1 (1.20%) XHTML
8 1 (1.20%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) User Experience
2 5 (6.02%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.82%) Open Source
4 2 (2.41%) Animation
4 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.20%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.20%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.20%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.20%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.20%) EMV
5 1 (1.20%) NHS
5 1 (1.20%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.20%) APACS
5 1 (1.20%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.20%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.64%) Linux
2 7 (8.43%) Windows
3 3 (3.61%) Android
4 2 (2.41%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.41%) UNIX
5 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.46%) Web Design
2 6 (7.23%) E-Commerce
2 6 (7.23%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (6.02%) Data Modelling
4 3 (3.61%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (3.61%) Data Management
4 3 (3.61%) Content Management
4 3 (3.61%) Migration
4 3 (3.61%) Line Management
4 3 (3.61%) Coaching
4 3 (3.61%) Time Management
5 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (2.41%) Data Migration
5 2 (2.41%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (2.41%) Mentoring
5 2 (2.41%) Software Deployment
5 2 (2.41%) Master Data Management
5 2 (2.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (2.41%) UML
5 2 (2.41%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.05%) Java
2 9 (10.84%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.02%) SQL
4 2 (2.41%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.41%) C#
4 2 (2.41%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (2.41%) Degree
1 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.20%) ISEB
2 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (10.84%) Adobe
2 6 (7.23%) Oracle
2 6 (7.23%) Cisco
2 6 (7.23%) Google
3 5 (6.02%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.61%) Juniper
4 3 (3.61%) HubSpot
5 2 (2.41%) Blue Coat
5 2 (2.41%) VMware
5 2 (2.41%) IBM
5 2 (2.41%) SAP
5 2 (2.41%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.20%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.20%) IronPort
6 1 (1.20%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.20%) hybris
6 1 (1.20%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.20%) Embarcadero
6 1 (1.20%) NetApp
6 1 (1.20%) Teradata
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