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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 29 65 52
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 45 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.96% 1.49% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.20% 1.60% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £319 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +59.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.01 £19.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+74.41% -9.30%
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
866 810 629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.37% 93.10% 95.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 379 341
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 16
Average hourly rate £53.00 £16.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.21% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £150.70 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 22 (31.88%) Oracle
2 21 (30.43%) SOA
3 19 (27.54%) Finance
4 18 (26.09%) Oracle Database
5 17 (24.64%) Oracle Database 11g
5 17 (24.64%) Middleware
6 15 (21.74%) Java
6 15 (21.74%) Web Services
6 15 (21.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 14 (20.29%) User Experience
7 14 (20.29%) Oracle Fusion
8 12 (17.39%) WebLogic
9 11 (15.94%) Oracle Service Bus
10 10 (14.49%) WebCenter
10 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (13.04%) CSS
12 8 (11.59%) HTML
12 8 (11.59%) SMS
13 7 (10.14%) Visualisation
13 7 (10.14%) Linux
13 7 (10.14%) JavaScript
14 6 (8.70%) XML
14 6 (8.70%) Windows
14 6 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
14 6 (8.70%) BPEL
14 6 (8.70%) Ajax
14 6 (8.70%) Apple iOS
14 6 (8.70%) Relational Database
15 5 (7.25%) Line Management
15 5 (7.25%) Balsamiq Mockups

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 15 (21.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 12 (17.39%) WebLogic
3 11 (15.94%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (2.90%) MQSeries
4 2 (2.90%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.90%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.45%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) SMS
2 1 (1.45%) WAN
2 1 (1.45%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.09%) Oracle Database
2 17 (24.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.35%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (4.35%) PowerCenter
5 2 (2.90%) DataStage
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.90%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.45%) Big Data
6 1 (1.45%) Kalido
6 1 (1.45%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 5 (7.25%) Axure RP
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (1.45%) JDeveloper
3 1 (1.45%) Subversion
3 1 (1.45%) Maven
3 1 (1.45%) Hudson
3 1 (1.45%) SoapUI
General
1 19 (27.54%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.45%) Advertising
4 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (24.64%) Middleware
2 15 (21.74%) Web Services
3 14 (20.29%) Oracle Fusion
4 10 (14.49%) WebCenter
5 9 (13.04%) CSS
6 8 (11.59%) HTML
7 6 (8.70%) XML
7 6 (8.70%) Ajax
8 5 (7.25%) Spring
9 4 (5.80%) SVG
10 2 (2.90%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (2.90%) Hibernate
10 2 (2.90%) Apache Flex
10 2 (2.90%) WPF
10 2 (2.90%) jQuery
11 1 (1.45%) Java EE
11 1 (1.45%) HTML5
11 1 (1.45%) Kendo UI
11 1 (1.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (1.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) User Experience
2 7 (10.14%) Visualisation
3 5 (7.25%) iPad
4 2 (2.90%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.45%) Social Media
5 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.14%) Linux
2 6 (8.70%) Windows
2 6 (8.70%) Apple iOS
3 5 (7.25%) UNIX
4 3 (4.35%) Android
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.90%) webOS
5 2 (2.90%) AIX
5 2 (2.90%) Solaris
5 2 (2.90%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.90%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.43%) SOA
2 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (8.70%) BPEL
3 6 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (7.25%) Release Management
4 5 (7.25%) Project Planning
4 5 (7.25%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (7.25%) E-Commerce
4 5 (7.25%) ERP
4 5 (7.25%) Line Management
5 4 (5.80%) Data Management
5 4 (5.80%) Master Data Management
6 3 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.90%) SDLC
7 2 (2.90%) Scrum
7 2 (2.90%) Web Development
7 2 (2.90%) Use Case
7 2 (2.90%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.74%) Java
2 7 (10.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.80%) SQL
4 3 (4.35%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.90%) XAML
6 1 (1.45%) C#
6 1 (1.45%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) QA
2 3 (4.35%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.45%) GxP
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) VMware ESX
1 2 (2.90%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 22 (31.88%) Oracle
2 4 (5.80%) IBM
2 4 (5.80%) Informatica
3 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.90%) Symantec
3 2 (2.90%) VMware
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.90%) Adobe
3 2 (2.90%) Dell
3 2 (2.90%) EMC
3 2 (2.90%) Citrix
4 1 (1.45%) Google
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