The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 46 48 47
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 16 18 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.11% 2.39% 3.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 2.52% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 21
Median daily rate £275 £310 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% +24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £28.50 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £29.15 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-2.21% +34.00%
Designer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
731 714 813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.31% 94.95% 96.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 365 466
Median daily rate £395 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 65 50
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £37.25 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Hertfordshire region that featured Designer in the job title.

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Designer Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Designer
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -10 3 £275 -26.66%
Borehamwood 0 1 £184 +22.50%
Welwyn Garden City -6 1 £438 -
Designer
East of England

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 11 (42.31%) HTML
1 11 (42.31%) Adobe
2 8 (30.77%) e-Learning
2 8 (30.77%) Web Design
2 8 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (26.92%) User Experience
3 7 (26.92%) Animation
4 6 (23.08%) Flash
4 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 6 (23.08%) CSS
4 6 (23.08%) HTML5
5 5 (19.23%) Learning Management System
5 5 (19.23%) Content Development
5 5 (19.23%) Video Editing
5 5 (19.23%) Adobe Captivate
5 5 (19.23%) Marketing
5 5 (19.23%) SCORM
5 5 (19.23%) Retail
5 5 (19.23%) Games
6 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (15.38%) Photoshop
6 4 (15.38%) B2B
6 4 (15.38%) B2C
6 4 (15.38%) Wireframes
6 4 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (11.54%) Google Analytics
7 3 (11.54%) Information Architecture
7 3 (11.54%) Google Apps
7 3 (11.54%) Axure RP

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (3.85%) JBoss
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.85%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Adobe Captivate
2 4 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (15.38%) Photoshop
3 3 (11.54%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
3 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (7.69%) 3ds Max
4 2 (7.69%) CINEMA 4D
4 2 (7.69%) InDesign
4 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Google Analytics
1 3 (11.54%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) DWDM
1 1 (3.85%) LAN
1 1 (3.85%) VPN
1 1 (3.85%) WAN
1 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.85%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (3.85%) JUnit
General
1 5 (19.23%) Games
1 5 (19.23%) Marketing
1 5 (19.23%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) HTML
2 6 (23.08%) CSS
2 6 (23.08%) Flash
2 6 (23.08%) HTML5
3 1 (3.85%) CSS3
3 1 (3.85%) EJB
3 1 (3.85%) JDBC
3 1 (3.85%) JMS
3 1 (3.85%) Servlets
3 1 (3.85%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) e-Learning
2 7 (26.92%) Animation
2 7 (26.92%) User Experience
3 5 (19.23%) Learning Management System
3 5 (19.23%) SCORM
3 5 (19.23%) Video Editing
4 2 (7.69%) Copywriting
4 2 (7.69%) Social Media
5 1 (3.85%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.85%) Graphic Design
5 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Unix
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
1 8 (30.77%) Web Design
2 5 (19.23%) Content Development
3 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (15.38%) B2B
3 4 (15.38%) B2C
3 4 (15.38%) Wireframes
4 3 (11.54%) Analytics
4 3 (11.54%) Customer Insight
4 3 (11.54%) Information Architecture
4 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
4 3 (11.54%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) Content Management
5 2 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Service Design
5 2 (7.69%) Texturing
6 1 (3.85%) Data Security
6 1 (3.85%) Document Management
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) CCNP
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Adobe
2 3 (11.54%) Google
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Sybase
3 1 (3.85%) TIBCO
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