The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Glasgow region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 60 53 46
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 12 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.48% 1.40% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 1.47% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 3
Average daily rate
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£238 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £200 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £438 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -6.25%
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
762 746 807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.73% 94.67% 95.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 367 381
Average daily rate £350 £333 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 22 22
Average hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £158.80 £18.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Designer
Scotland

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
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 29 July 2014, 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 9 (50.00%) HTML
1 9 (50.00%) CSS
2 7 (38.89%) Photoshop
3 6 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (27.78%) Java
4 5 (27.78%) XHTML
5 4 (22.22%) SOA
5 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) Oracle
5 4 (22.22%) jQuery
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
6 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 3 (16.67%) Web Design
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (16.67%) Adobe
6 3 (16.67%) W3C
6 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
7 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
7 2 (11.11%) Web Services
7 2 (11.11%) XML
7 2 (11.11%) Flash
7 2 (11.11%) OOD
7 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
7 2 (11.11%) UNIX
7 2 (11.11%) Windows
7 2 (11.11%) UML
7 2 (11.11%) OO
7 2 (11.11%) X.500

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) GlassFish
2 1 (5.56%) Alfresco
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Photoshop
2 6 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (11.11%) InDesign
4 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) X.500
2 1 (5.56%) LDAP
2 1 (5.56%) Kerberos
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (5.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (5.56%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Advertising
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) HTML
1 9 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (27.78%) XHTML
3 4 (22.22%) jQuery
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle ADF
4 2 (11.11%) Web Services
4 2 (11.11%) XML
4 2 (11.11%) Flash
4 2 (11.11%) Spring
4 2 (11.11%) Java EE 5
4 2 (11.11%) HTML5
5 1 (5.56%) REST
5 1 (5.56%) Semantic HTML
5 1 (5.56%) Apache Camel
5 1 (5.56%) JSF
5 1 (5.56%) Ajax
5 1 (5.56%) Java EE
5 1 (5.56%) JSON
5 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.56%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) W3C
2 1 (5.56%) PKI
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) UNIX
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) SOA
2 3 (16.67%) Web Design
2 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) Use Case
3 2 (11.11%) OOD
3 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.11%) Scrum
3 2 (11.11%) UML
3 2 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (5.56%) ERP
4 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.56%) ETL
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) Identity Management
4 1 (5.56%) MVC
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Jython
4 1 (5.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) MCP
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCTS
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) MIIS
1 1 (5.56%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) Twitter
3 1 (5.56%) ForgeRock
3 1 (5.56%) JBoss
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
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