The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 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 Hertfordshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Designer
Rank 68 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Designer 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.25% - 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% - 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £356 £406
% change year-on-year
+19.29% -12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
724 621 897
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 92.11% 95.69% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 320 422
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £233 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 27 81
Average hourly rate £22.00 £14.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -34.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £37.70 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Technical Designer
East of England

Technical Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Technical Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Technical Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Technical Designer Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Technical Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Technical Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Technical Designer
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Designer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle ODI

Technical Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle ODI
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat