The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich 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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 17 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 7 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.04% - 3.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.11% - 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£513 - £410
90% offered a daily rate of more than £503 - £402
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 - £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.01 £22.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+54.59% +7.31%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
137 119 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.56% 94.44% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 99 58
Average daily rate £414 £405 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.16% -4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £505 £467
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 2
Average hourly rate £12.25 £12.50 £9.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +29.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (40.00%) Publishing
3 4 (40.00%) QlikView
3 4 (40.00%) Data Integration
3 4 (40.00%) Hadoop
3 4 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 4 (40.00%) Open Source
3 4 (40.00%) Analytics
3 4 (40.00%) Tableau
4 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) VLAN
6 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) WFM
6 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (10.00%) Billing
6 1 (10.00%) SQLBase
6 1 (10.00%) MCITP
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (10.00%) NAS
6 1 (10.00%) SCCM
6 1 (10.00%) SCOM
6 1 (10.00%) Network Security
6 1 (10.00%) Change Control
6 1 (10.00%) AngularJS

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) PBX
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) DPNSS
1 1 (10.00%) QSIG
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) VLAN
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
1 1 (10.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) QlikView
2 4 (40.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (10.00%) SQLBase
General
1 4 (40.00%) Publishing
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) CSS3
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Integration
1 4 (40.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (40.00%) Open Source
2 4 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) WFM
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Tableau
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Avaya
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy