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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 50 30 61
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +31
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 14 43 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.30% 4.89% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.42% 5.06% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 8
Median daily rate £400 £450 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +41.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £315 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £475 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £34.01 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-13.99% +74.41%
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
578 850 818
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.07% 96.70% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 428 379
Median daily rate £325 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 13
Median hourly rate £10.00 £42.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.47% +169.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £16.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £55.00 £118.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 15 (65.22%) Finance
2 13 (56.52%) User Experience
3 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (30.43%) Wireframes
4 6 (26.09%) Axure RP
5 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
6 3 (13.04%) IBM
6 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.04%) Adobe
6 3 (13.04%) Oracle
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
6 3 (13.04%) Photoshop
6 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (13.04%) ETL
6 3 (13.04%) User Stories
6 3 (13.04%) Information Architecture
6 3 (13.04%) Degree
7 2 (8.70%) Credit Risk
7 2 (8.70%) Banking
7 2 (8.70%) Netezza
7 2 (8.70%) Smartphone
7 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
7 2 (8.70%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
7 2 (8.70%) Coaching
7 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
7 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
7 2 (8.70%) Data Quality
7 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (8.70%) Talend

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 2 (8.70%) MQSeries
2 1 (4.35%) IBM Transformation Extender
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.35%) DOC1
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) FTP
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
1 1 (4.35%) HTTPS
1 1 (4.35%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) DB2
2 2 (8.70%) IBM PureData
2 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
2 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) MS Access
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Axure RP
2 2 (8.70%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (4.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (4.35%) ClearCase
3 1 (4.35%) XMLSpy
General
1 15 (65.22%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Law
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Middleware
1 2 (8.70%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) EDI
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) JMS
2 1 (4.35%) jQuery
2 1 (4.35%) JSON
2 1 (4.35%) REST
2 1 (4.35%) SOAP
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (4.35%) WSDL
2 1 (4.35%) XSD
2 1 (4.35%) XSL
2 1 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) User Experience
2 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.70%) Credit Risk
3 2 (8.70%) Smartphone
4 1 (4.35%) DataPower
4 1 (4.35%) Psychology
4 1 (4.35%) SWIFT
4 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) AIX
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Solaris
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (30.43%) Wireframes
2 3 (13.04%) ETL
2 3 (13.04%) Information Architecture
2 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (13.04%) User Stories
3 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.70%) Change Data Capture
3 2 (8.70%) Coaching
3 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
3 2 (8.70%) Front End Development
3 2 (8.70%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (8.70%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (8.70%) Physical Data Model
3 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (8.70%) Scrum
3 2 (8.70%) SOA
3 2 (8.70%) Web Design
3 2 (8.70%) Workflow
4 1 (4.35%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Actionable Recommendations
1 2 (8.70%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.35%) HL7
2 1 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
1 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Adobe
1 3 (13.04%) IBM
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (8.70%) Netezza
2 2 (8.70%) Talend
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix
3 1 (4.35%) Dell
3 1 (4.35%) EMC
3 1 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) Remedy
3 1 (4.35%) Symantec
3 1 (4.35%) VMware