The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex 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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 44 32 32
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 5 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.27% 2.56% 4.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 2.75% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
Average daily rate
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£225 £225 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -18.00%
Designer
South East

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 Sussex 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 Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
369 255 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 93.89% 93.41% 98.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 134 179
Average daily rate £318 £345 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.97% -4.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £175 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £414 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 20 22
Average hourly rate £17.00 £14.06 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.91% -17.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.05 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £38.75 £31.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Designer Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Designer
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Brighton -15 4 £150 -33.33% 4
Designer
South East

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 6 (50.00%) Adobe
2 4 (33.33%) Games
2 4 (33.33%) E-Learning
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) User Experience
3 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 2 (16.67%) 3D Visualisation
3 2 (16.67%) Vectorworks
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) InDesign
3 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
4 1 (8.33%) MCP
4 1 (8.33%) MCSD
4 1 (8.33%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) MCSE
4 1 (8.33%) MCDBA
4 1 (8.33%) Flash
4 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (8.33%) Clustering
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Publishing
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) QA
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Vectorworks
1 2 (16.67%) InDesign
1 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
General
1 4 (33.33%) Games
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Publishing
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Flash
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) E-Learning
1 4 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) 3D Visualisation
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) MCP
2 1 (8.33%) MCSD
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) MCDBA
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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