The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Kent region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 45 35 38
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.30% 0.40% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.44% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £210 - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.67 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.63 £30.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +35.55%
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
381 226 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 98.70% 91.50% 95.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 117 148
Median daily rate £375 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £180 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 5
Median hourly rate £10.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £14.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £17.50 £26.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £210 -
Maidstone - 1 £315 - 1
Tonbridge - 1 £210 -
Designer
South East

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Kent region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) Adobe
2 3 (42.86%) CINEMA 4D
2 3 (42.86%) Vectorworks
3 2 (28.57%) User Experience
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Siebel
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) Data Mart
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle APEX

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 3 (42.86%) CINEMA 4D
1 3 (42.86%) Vectorworks
2 1 (14.29%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) BigMachines
1 1 (14.29%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mart
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Axure RP
1 1 (14.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) CSS3
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) Mason
1 1 (14.29%) Symfony
1 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (14.29%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) ETL Development
2 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (14.29%) Usability Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Apex Code
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (14.29%) Siebel
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