The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Kent 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 43 36 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 2 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.68% 1.47% 2.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 1.53% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Average daily rate £415 £225 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.44% -35.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £406 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £22.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-27.77% -6.25%
Designer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
273 262 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 93.17% 95.97% 93.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 149 116
Average daily rate £338 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £125 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 21 16
Average hourly rate £13.00 £9.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £86.00 £39.31 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Designer
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sevenoaks - 1 £415 - 1
Designer
South East

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mart
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Mason
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) Visualforce
2 1 (50.00%) Apex Code
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (50.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (50.00%) Eloqua
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) BigMachines
2 1 (50.00%) ETL Development
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) BigMachines
1 1 (50.00%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mart
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Axure RP
1 1 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Mason
1 1 (50.00%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) ETL Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Apex Code
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (50.00%) Siebel
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