The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Glasgow region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 38 46 52
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 17 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.21% 1.91% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.39% 2.05% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 10
Median daily rate £268 £350 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.57% -14.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £253 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £400 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -9.09%
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
502 731 707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.90% 92.88% 96.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 400 372
Median daily rate £360 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £473 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 12
Median hourly rate £10.25 £16.50 £16.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.87% +2.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £49.41 £34.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

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 5 December 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 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 Glasgow region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 17 (60.71%) User Experience
2 13 (46.43%) Finance
3 11 (39.29%) Wireframes
4 9 (32.14%) Photoshop
5 7 (25.00%) Adobe
5 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (17.86%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (17.86%) Adobe Premiere
7 5 (17.86%) Acrobat
7 5 (17.86%) Banking
7 5 (17.86%) Smartphone
7 5 (17.86%) Axure RP
7 5 (17.86%) Video Editing
7 5 (17.86%) Time Management
7 5 (17.86%) Prototyping
7 5 (17.86%) Mobile App
8 4 (14.29%) Web Development
8 4 (14.29%) Degree
9 3 (10.71%) Web Design
9 3 (10.71%) HTML
9 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
9 3 (10.71%) CSS
9 3 (10.71%) User Stories
9 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
9 3 (10.71%) Front End Development
9 3 (10.71%) Actionable Recommendations
9 3 (10.71%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
9 3 (10.71%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
10 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (3.57%) MQSeries
1 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Photoshop
2 5 (17.86%) Acrobat
2 5 (17.86%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (17.86%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (3.57%) EngageOne
3 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) LAN
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) DB2
2 1 (3.57%) IBM PureData
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.57%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) CSS
1 3 (10.71%) HTML
2 2 (7.14%) Kendo UI
2 2 (7.14%) Middleware
2 2 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (3.57%) JSON
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (60.71%) User Experience
2 5 (17.86%) Mobile App
2 5 (17.86%) Smartphone
2 5 (17.86%) Video Editing
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) AIX
2 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Solaris
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Wireframes
2 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (17.86%) Prototyping
4 5 (17.86%) Time Management
5 4 (14.29%) Web Development
6 3 (10.71%) Front End Development
6 3 (10.71%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
6 3 (10.71%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
6 3 (10.71%) User Stories
6 3 (10.71%) Web Design
7 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
7 2 (7.14%) ETL
7 2 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
7 2 (7.14%) Physical Data Model
7 2 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.57%) Data Governance
8 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
1 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Adobe
2 2 (7.14%) IBM
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix
3 1 (3.57%) Dell
3 1 (3.57%) EMC
3 1 (3.57%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (3.57%) Netezza
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.57%) Symantec
3 1 (3.57%) Talend
3 1 (3.57%) VMware