The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 95 70 79
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 29 67 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.27% 2.57% 2.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 2.71% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 50 43
Median daily rate £331 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.37% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £280 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £486 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -9.09%
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 of England 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 of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2171 2476 2735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.22% 94.79% 95.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1252 1437 1750
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 265 185
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.75 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Designer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Hertfordshire -5 12 £525 +69.35% 3
Suffolk +1 8 £290 -38.94% 1
Bedfordshire +3 4 £365 -2.66% 1
Cambridgeshire 0 3 £225 -63.48% 2
Norfolk -12 2 £424 -10.78% 2
Designer
England

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 of England region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 22 (23.91%) User Experience
2 19 (20.65%) HTML
3 18 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (18.48%) Java
5 14 (15.22%) CSS
5 14 (15.22%) Adobe
5 14 (15.22%) Web Design
5 14 (15.22%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (13.04%) Retail
6 12 (13.04%) JavaScript
7 11 (11.96%) e-Learning
7 11 (11.96%) SDLC
7 11 (11.96%) Wireframes
8 10 (10.87%) Prototyping
8 10 (10.87%) HTML5
9 9 (9.78%) IBM
10 8 (8.70%) Photoshop
10 8 (8.70%) Flash
10 8 (8.70%) E-Commerce
10 8 (8.70%) Animation
10 8 (8.70%) SCORM
10 8 (8.70%) Content Development
11 7 (7.61%) Security Cleared
11 7 (7.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 7 (7.61%) Jenkins
11 7 (7.61%) Games
11 7 (7.61%) Finance
11 7 (7.61%) Marketing
11 7 (7.61%) Data Analysis
11 7 (7.61%) LAN

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (4.35%) Apache ServiceMix
1 4 (4.35%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.26%) Apache
2 3 (3.26%) CMS
3 1 (1.09%) JBoss
3 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (8.70%) Photoshop
2 7 (7.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (6.52%) Adobe Captivate
3 6 (6.52%) Adobe Premiere
4 4 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (4.35%) MS Office
5 3 (3.26%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (3.26%) MS Excel
5 3 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (2.17%) 3ds Max
6 2 (2.17%) CINEMA 4D
6 2 (2.17%) InDesign
6 2 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.61%) LAN
1 7 (7.61%) WAN
1 7 (7.61%) WLAN
2 4 (4.35%) Firewall
2 4 (4.35%) SMS
3 3 (3.26%) Wireless
4 2 (2.17%) Internet
4 2 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.09%) 802.11
5 1 (1.09%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.09%) DWDM
5 1 (1.09%) Network Security
5 1 (1.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.26%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (2.17%) Big Data
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (7.61%) Jenkins
2 6 (6.52%) Cucumber
2 6 (6.52%) Dreamweaver
2 6 (6.52%) Maven
3 5 (5.43%) JUnit
General
1 12 (13.04%) Retail
2 7 (7.61%) Finance
2 7 (7.61%) Games
2 7 (7.61%) Marketing
3 5 (5.43%) Banking
4 2 (2.17%) Electronics
4 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.65%) HTML
2 14 (15.22%) CSS
3 10 (10.87%) HTML5
4 8 (8.70%) Flash
5 6 (6.52%) J2EE
5 6 (6.52%) RESTful
5 6 (6.52%) Spring
6 5 (5.43%) Apache Camel
6 5 (5.43%) Middleware
7 4 (4.35%) CSS3
8 2 (2.17%) Kafka
8 2 (2.17%) Node.js
9 1 (1.09%) 802.1X
9 1 (1.09%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.09%) JRules
9 1 (1.09%) Material Design
9 1 (1.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.91%) User Experience
2 11 (11.96%) e-Learning
3 8 (8.70%) Animation
3 8 (8.70%) SCORM
4 6 (6.52%) Learning Management System
4 6 (6.52%) Video Editing
5 5 (5.43%) Mobile App
5 5 (5.43%) NHS
5 5 (5.43%) SWIFT
6 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.17%) Copywriting
8 2 (2.17%) Digital Media
8 2 (2.17%) Graphic Design
8 2 (2.17%) Social Media
9 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.09%) iPhone
9 1 (1.09%) Private Cloud
9 1 (1.09%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.43%) Unix
2 2 (2.17%) Android
2 2 (2.17%) Linux
3 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (15.22%) Responsive Web Design
2 14 (15.22%) Web Design
3 11 (11.96%) SDLC
3 11 (11.96%) Wireframes
4 10 (10.87%) Prototyping
5 8 (8.70%) Content Development
5 8 (8.70%) E-Commerce
6 7 (7.61%) Data Analysis
7 6 (6.52%) API Design
7 6 (6.52%) B2B
7 6 (6.52%) CRM
7 6 (6.52%) ERP
7 6 (6.52%) Product Management
7 6 (6.52%) Scrum
7 6 (6.52%) Strategic Planning
7 6 (6.52%) Usability Testing
8 5 (5.43%) Kanban
8 5 (5.43%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (5.43%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.48%) Java
2 12 (13.04%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.43%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (7.61%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (7.61%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.52%) CCNA
3 4 (4.35%) CCA
3 4 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (4.35%) MCP
3 4 (4.35%) MCSE
3 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.17%) CCNP
4 2 (2.17%) Degree
4 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.09%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.09%) MBA
5 1 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) SEPA
2 1 (1.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) Firmware
2 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) Puppet
1 2 (2.17%) SCCM
2 1 (1.09%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (1.09%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 14 (15.22%) Adobe
2 9 (9.78%) IBM
3 7 (7.61%) Oracle
4 6 (6.52%) Cisco
4 6 (6.52%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.52%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.43%) Omniture
6 4 (4.35%) Optimizely
7 2 (2.17%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.09%) Apple
8 1 (1.09%) BroadSoft
8 1 (1.09%) Pega
8 1 (1.09%) SAP
8 1 (1.09%) VMware
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