The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 84 60 52
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 33 42 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.59% 2.47% 3.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 2.63% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 39
Average daily rate
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£370 £414 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.57% +50.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £268 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £476 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £38.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -14.00%
Designer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1914 1595 1919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.02% 93.77% 93.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1102 932 1018
Average daily rate £350 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 136 189
Average hourly rate £15.77 £15.25 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.40% -15.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Designer in the job title across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Designer across the Hampshire region.

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Designer Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Designer across the Hampshire region.

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Designer
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Designer Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Designer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +15 11 £398 -6.47% 1
Aldershot - 4 £438 -
Portsmouth -4 2 £330 - 1
Southampton -13 2 £495 +48.87% 5
Hook -10 1 £495 +98.00%
Waterlooville - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
Ringwood - - - -
Fareham - - - - 1
Havant - - - -
Designer
South East

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 18 (27.69%) Windows
2 15 (23.08%) Photoshop
3 14 (21.54%) HTML
3 14 (21.54%) JavaScript
3 14 (21.54%) Security Cleared
4 13 (20.00%) CSS
4 13 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 12 (18.46%) Ajax
5 12 (18.46%) Graphic Design
5 12 (18.46%) Oracle
6 11 (16.92%) XHTML
6 11 (16.92%) ITIL
7 9 (13.85%) Usability Testing
7 9 (13.85%) Intel
7 9 (13.85%) W3C
7 9 (13.85%) SC Cleared
7 9 (13.85%) Web Accessibility
7 9 (13.85%) User Experience
8 7 (10.77%) DV Cleared
8 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
8 7 (10.77%) Finance
9 6 (9.23%) Legal
9 6 (9.23%) Migration
9 6 (9.23%) MS Exchange
9 6 (9.23%) CRM
9 6 (9.23%) JBoss
10 5 (7.69%) SAP
10 5 (7.69%) SOA
10 5 (7.69%) E-Commerce

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 6 (9.23%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.15%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.08%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.54%) Lync
6 1 (1.54%) Apache
6 1 (1.54%) ATG Dynamo
6 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 15 (23.08%) Photoshop
2 13 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (3.08%) MS Office
3 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.54%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.54%) InDesign
4 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.54%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) LAN
1 3 (4.62%) WAN
1 3 (4.62%) SAN
1 3 (4.62%) X.400
1 3 (4.62%) X.500
2 1 (1.54%) Firewall
2 1 (1.54%) SMTP
2 1 (1.54%) S/MIME
2 1 (1.54%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.54%) DB2
4 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.54%) EDMS
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) JUnit
1 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.54%) Maven
2 1 (1.54%) Checkstyle
2 1 (1.54%) Selenium
2 1 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.54%) FindBugs
2 1 (1.54%) Gradle
General
1 7 (10.77%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Legal
3 3 (4.62%) Retail
4 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.08%) Military
5 1 (1.54%) Front Office
5 1 (1.54%) Electronics
5 1 (1.54%) Games
5 1 (1.54%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.54%) HTML
2 13 (20.00%) CSS
3 12 (18.46%) Ajax
4 11 (16.92%) XHTML
5 4 (6.15%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 3 (4.62%) .NET
7 2 (3.08%) J2EE
7 2 (3.08%) SOAP
7 2 (3.08%) Web Services
7 2 (3.08%) HTML5
7 2 (3.08%) REST
8 1 (1.54%) CSS3
8 1 (1.54%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.54%) Apache Camel
8 1 (1.54%) JMS
8 1 (1.54%) WSDL
8 1 (1.54%) Middleware
8 1 (1.54%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (1.54%) XML
8 1 (1.54%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Graphic Design
2 9 (13.85%) W3C
2 9 (13.85%) User Experience
3 3 (4.62%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) DTV
4 1 (1.54%) FMCG
4 1 (1.54%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 18 (27.69%) Windows
2 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.92%) ITIL
2 9 (13.85%) Usability Testing
2 9 (13.85%) Web Accessibility
3 6 (9.23%) CRM
3 6 (9.23%) Migration
4 5 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 5 (7.69%) SOA
5 4 (6.15%) ETL
5 4 (6.15%) E-business
5 4 (6.15%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (4.62%) Cyber Security
6 3 (4.62%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.62%) Performance Engineering
6 3 (4.62%) People Management
6 3 (4.62%) Budget Control
6 3 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.62%) Data Analysis
7 2 (3.08%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (3.08%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.54%) JavaScript
2 4 (6.15%) C
3 3 (4.62%) C#
3 3 (4.62%) Java
4 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.08%) SQL
5 1 (1.54%) VBScript
5 1 (1.54%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.54%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (1.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (21.54%) Security Cleared
2 9 (13.85%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.77%) DV Cleared
4 4 (6.15%) VCP5
4 4 (6.15%) MCSE
4 4 (6.15%) CCNP
4 4 (6.15%) CCNA
4 4 (6.15%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (4.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.54%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (18.46%) Oracle
2 9 (13.85%) Intel
3 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.23%) JBoss
5 5 (7.69%) SAP
5 5 (7.69%) Citrix
6 4 (6.15%) Informatica
6 4 (6.15%) Siebel
6 4 (6.15%) Adobe
6 4 (6.15%) ATG
6 4 (6.15%) VMware
7 2 (3.08%) Symantec
8 1 (1.54%) Clearswift
8 1 (1.54%) EPiServer
8 1 (1.54%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.54%) webMethods