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 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 of England
Rank 83 55 88
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +33
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 37 79 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.77% 3.34% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 3.48% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 55 20
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £493 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
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 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
1990 2267 2465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.22% 95.78% 96.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1154 1360 1449
Median daily rate £390 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £248 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 195 231
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.00 £11.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.40 £50.68 £40.00
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 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 19 February 2017.

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 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
Suffolk -5 9 £210 -42.06% 1
Hertfordshire -9 8 £400 +10.34% 5
Norfolk -9 8 £457 -3.89%
Bedfordshire +4 7 £431 -9.21% 3
Cambridgeshire +5 3 £400 - 3
Essex -11 1 £525 +110.00% 1
Designer
England

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

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 of England region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 17 (24.64%) User Experience
2 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (15.94%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (15.94%) Wireframes
4 10 (14.49%) e-Learning
5 9 (13.04%) HTML
5 9 (13.04%) Cisco
5 9 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (13.04%) Prototyping
6 8 (11.59%) Finance
6 8 (11.59%) Retail
7 7 (10.14%) Web Design
7 7 (10.14%) CCNA
7 7 (10.14%) CSS
7 7 (10.14%) E-Commerce
7 7 (10.14%) WAN
7 7 (10.14%) LAN
7 7 (10.14%) Microsoft
7 7 (10.14%) Adobe
7 7 (10.14%) Jenkins
7 7 (10.14%) API Design
7 7 (10.14%) SDLC
8 6 (8.70%) Apache Camel
8 6 (8.70%) Cucumber
8 6 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (8.70%) Analytics
8 6 (8.70%) Security Cleared
8 6 (8.70%) RESTful
8 6 (8.70%) Coaching
8 6 (8.70%) WLAN

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 5 (7.25%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (4.35%) Apache
2 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.90%) CMS
4 1 (1.45%) JBoss
4 1 (1.45%) Marvel
4 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.25%) MS Office
2 5 (7.25%) Photoshop
3 4 (5.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (5.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.35%) Adobe Captivate
4 3 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (4.35%) Adobe Premiere
5 2 (2.90%) InDesign
5 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.90%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.45%) Camtasia
6 1 (1.45%) ImageReady
6 1 (1.45%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.14%) LAN
1 7 (10.14%) WAN
2 6 (8.70%) WLAN
3 4 (5.80%) Firewall
4 3 (4.35%) Wireless
5 2 (2.90%) Internet
6 1 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.45%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.45%) DNS
6 1 (1.45%) DWDM
6 1 (1.45%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.45%) FCoE
6 1 (1.45%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.45%) IPv4
6 1 (1.45%) IPv6
6 1 (1.45%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.45%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.45%) Network Security
6 1 (1.45%) VPN
6 1 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.70%) Cucumber
2 6 (8.70%) Maven
3 5 (7.25%) JUnit
4 4 (5.80%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.45%) Axure RP
General
1 8 (11.59%) Finance
1 8 (11.59%) Retail
2 6 (8.70%) Marketing
3 4 (5.80%) Games
4 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.45%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.04%) HTML
2 7 (10.14%) CSS
3 6 (8.70%) Apache Camel
3 6 (8.70%) Flash
3 6 (8.70%) RESTful
3 6 (8.70%) Spring
4 5 (7.25%) HTML5
5 2 (2.90%) CSS3
5 2 (2.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.45%) J2EE
6 1 (1.45%) JRules
6 1 (1.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.64%) User Experience
2 10 (14.49%) e-Learning
3 6 (8.70%) Video Editing
4 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.25%) Mobile App
4 5 (7.25%) NHS
4 5 (7.25%) SCORM
5 3 (4.35%) Animation
5 3 (4.35%) Learning Management System
5 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.90%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.90%) W3C
7 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.45%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.45%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.45%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.45%) Android
1 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (15.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (15.94%) Wireframes
3 9 (13.04%) Prototyping
4 7 (10.14%) API Design
4 7 (10.14%) E-Commerce
4 7 (10.14%) SDLC
4 7 (10.14%) Web Design
5 6 (8.70%) Analytics
5 6 (8.70%) Coaching
5 6 (8.70%) Network Design
5 6 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (8.70%) Strategic Planning
5 6 (8.70%) Usability Testing
6 5 (7.25%) Content Development
6 5 (7.25%) Data Analytics
6 5 (7.25%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (7.25%) System Testing
7 4 (5.80%) Problem Management
7 4 (5.80%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.70%) Java
2 5 (7.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (10.14%) CCNA
3 6 (8.70%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.80%) CCA
4 4 (5.80%) CCNP
4 4 (5.80%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (5.80%) MCP
4 4 (5.80%) MCSE
4 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.45%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) Firmware
1 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) SCCM
2 1 (1.45%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (1.45%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (13.04%) Cisco
2 7 (10.14%) Adobe
2 7 (10.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.70%) Red Hat
4 5 (7.25%) Omniture
5 4 (5.80%) Optimizely
5 4 (5.80%) VMware
6 3 (4.35%) IBM
7 2 (2.90%) Oracle
8 1 (1.45%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (1.45%) Brocade
8 1 (1.45%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.45%) Citrix
8 1 (1.45%) F5
8 1 (1.45%) Genesys
8 1 (1.45%) iManage
8 1 (1.45%) Pega
Essex
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago