The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Ipswich region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 22 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 3 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.01% 5.65% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 5.74% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £450 £513 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% +20.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £29.15 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-9.93% +34.00%
Designer
Suffolk

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
144 122 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 96.64% 98.39% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 77 81
Median daily rate £428 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £323 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 £10.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+250.00% -20.00%
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 Ipswich

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 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 Ipswich region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Big Data
2 2 (33.33%) Cloudera
2 2 (33.33%) Kafka
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Tableau
3 1 (16.67%) BroadSoft
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) BT
3 1 (16.67%) Frame Relay
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (16.67%) Billing
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) ATM
3 1 (16.67%) SDH
3 1 (16.67%) WLAN
3 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (16.67%) Nortel
3 1 (16.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (16.67%) 802.11
3 1 (16.67%) DWDM
3 1 (16.67%) User Experience

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) 802.11
1 1 (16.67%) ATM
1 1 (16.67%) DWDM
1 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Frame Relay
1 1 (16.67%) SDH
1 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (16.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 1 (16.67%) Billing
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Kafka
2 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
1 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
2 1 (16.67%) Service Design
2 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cloudera
2 1 (16.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (16.67%) BroadSoft
2 1 (16.67%) BT
2 1 (16.67%) Nortel
2 1 (16.67%) Tableau