The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 2 July 2015 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 36 56 63
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 31 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.66% 1.44% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.87% 1.55% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 3
Average daily rate
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£438 £238 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% -44.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £217 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £294 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £82.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+312.50% -11.11%
Designer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
802 711 824
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.69% 92.94% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 348 391
Average daily rate £350 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 15 19
Average hourly rate £36.00 £16.25 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+121.53% +16.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.22 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £118.30 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Designer Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 28 (42.42%) SOA
2 26 (39.39%) Oracle
3 21 (31.82%) Java
4 20 (30.30%) Oracle Database
5 19 (28.79%) Oracle Database 11g
6 18 (27.27%) Finance
6 18 (27.27%) WebLogic
6 18 (27.27%) Middleware
7 17 (25.76%) Web Services
7 17 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (25.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 14 (21.21%) Linux
9 13 (19.70%) Spring
10 12 (18.18%) Oracle Service Bus
11 11 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
11 11 (16.67%) UNIX
12 9 (13.64%) SQL
12 9 (13.64%) WebCenter
12 9 (13.64%) Hibernate
13 8 (12.12%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (12.12%) Oracle Database 10g
13 8 (12.12%) RDBMS
13 8 (12.12%) PL/SQL
13 8 (12.12%) Relational Database
13 8 (12.12%) Mentoring
14 7 (10.61%) SDLC
14 7 (10.61%) JavaScript
14 7 (10.61%) Windows
14 7 (10.61%) UML
14 7 (10.61%) OO

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 18 (27.27%) WebLogic
2 17 (25.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (18.18%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (7.58%) GlassFish
4 5 (7.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (3.03%) MQSeries
5 2 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.52%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) SMS
2 3 (4.55%) WAN
2 3 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (1.52%) SAN
3 1 (1.52%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.30%) Oracle Database
2 19 (28.79%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (12.12%) RDBMS
3 8 (12.12%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (12.12%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.58%) MySQL
5 4 (6.06%) PowerCenter
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.03%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.52%) Big Data
7 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.52%) DataStage
7 1 (1.52%) Kalido
7 1 (1.52%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (3.03%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.52%) Hudson
3 1 (1.52%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.52%) JDeveloper
3 1 (1.52%) Subversion
3 1 (1.52%) Maven
General
1 18 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.27%) Middleware
2 17 (25.76%) Web Services
3 13 (19.70%) Spring
4 11 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
5 9 (13.64%) WebCenter
5 9 (13.64%) Hibernate
6 6 (9.09%) CSS
6 6 (9.09%) JSP
6 6 (9.09%) jQuery
6 6 (9.09%) Java EE
7 5 (7.58%) JRuby
7 5 (7.58%) Java EE 5
7 5 (7.58%) Oracle ADF
8 4 (6.06%) .NET
8 4 (6.06%) XML
9 2 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (3.03%) Ajax
9 2 (3.03%) Apache Flex
10 1 (1.52%) Software Packaging
10 1 (1.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Visualisation
2 6 (9.09%) User Experience
3 4 (6.06%) iPad
4 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.52%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.21%) Linux
2 11 (16.67%) UNIX
3 7 (10.61%) Windows
4 2 (3.03%) AIX
4 2 (3.03%) Solaris
4 2 (3.03%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (42.42%) SOA
2 17 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (12.12%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (12.12%) Mentoring
4 7 (10.61%) SDLC
4 7 (10.61%) Waterfall
4 7 (10.61%) Scrum
4 7 (10.61%) OOD
4 7 (10.61%) Use Case
4 7 (10.61%) Release Management
4 7 (10.61%) UML
4 7 (10.61%) OO
5 5 (7.58%) Data Management
5 5 (7.58%) BPEL
5 5 (7.58%) Project Planning
5 5 (7.58%) Master Data Management
5 5 (7.58%) Performance Testing
5 5 (7.58%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (6.06%) Line Management
6 4 (6.06%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 21 (31.82%) Java
2 9 (13.64%) SQL
3 8 (12.12%) PL/SQL
4 7 (10.61%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.58%) Jython
5 5 (7.58%) Groovy
6 3 (4.55%) C#
7 1 (1.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) VMware ESX
1 2 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 26 (39.39%) Oracle
2 6 (9.09%) Informatica
3 4 (6.06%) IBM
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.03%) Dell
4 2 (3.03%) EMC
4 2 (3.03%) Citrix
4 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.03%) Symantec
4 2 (3.03%) VMware
5 1 (1.52%) Google
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Cathcart Associates
Rate: £300 - £301 per day
Posted: 13 days ago