The first table below looks at the demand for the Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead 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 17 April 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 Hemel Hempstead 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank - 8 -
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead - 12.73% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 13.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £85 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.57%
Job Titles Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
65 51 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 95.59% 92.73% 91.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 15
Average daily rate £388 £295 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.35% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £85 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £388 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 10
Average hourly rate £10.00 £12.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Designer
Hertfordshire

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Designer
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (50.00%) NetApp
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
5 1 (16.67%) VMware

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 1 (16.67%) Lotus Domino
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix