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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 55 42 56
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 9 28 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.39% 3.20% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 3.35% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 1
Median daily rate £331 £444 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.35% +42.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £31.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% +35.55%
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
612 835 667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.30% 95.54% 94.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 447 372
Median daily rate £350 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 25 16
Median hourly rate £13.59 £20.69 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.32% +53.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £12.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £80.00 £18.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -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 May 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 May 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 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) User Experience
4 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (25.00%) Data Architecture
5 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Modelling
5 5 (25.00%) Axure RP
5 5 (25.00%) ArchiMate
5 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (15.00%) Information Architecture
6 3 (15.00%) BPMN
6 3 (15.00%) Wireframes
6 3 (15.00%) Retail
6 3 (15.00%) Java
6 3 (15.00%) SOA
7 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (10.00%) Unix
7 2 (10.00%) CSS
7 2 (10.00%) Scrum
7 2 (10.00%) Linux
7 2 (10.00%) Marketing
7 2 (10.00%) jQuery
7 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
8 1 (5.00%) Security Architecture
8 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (5.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
8 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender

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 (5.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) FTP
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
1 1 (5.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
1 1 (5.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) MS Access
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (5.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (5.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (5.00%) XMLSpy
General
1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) CSS
1 2 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) EDI
2 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) Java EE
2 1 (5.00%) JMS
2 1 (5.00%) JSON
2 1 (5.00%) JSP
2 1 (5.00%) Middleware
2 1 (5.00%) REST
2 1 (5.00%) SOAP
2 1 (5.00%) Spring
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) WSDL
2 1 (5.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) XSD
2 1 (5.00%) XSL
2 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.00%) DataPower
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) Psychology
3 1 (5.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) AIX
2 1 (5.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) ArchiMate
2 5 (25.00%) Data Architecture
2 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Modelling
2 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (15.00%) BPMN
3 3 (15.00%) Information Architecture
3 3 (15.00%) SOA
3 3 (15.00%) Wireframes
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.00%) EAI
5 1 (5.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) OO
5 1 (5.00%) OOD
5 1 (5.00%) Service Design
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) UML
5 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) HL7
1 1 (5.00%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Adobe
1 1 (5.00%) HP
1 1 (5.00%) IBM
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle
1 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (5.00%) Remedy
1 1 (5.00%) VMware