The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford 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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 16 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.72% 7.27% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 7.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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of your Daily Rate
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- £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.85 £24.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.75% +16.66%
Designer
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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 Knutsford 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
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
54 54 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 93.10% 98.18% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 28 55
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £120 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £45.00 £16.64 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.51% -4.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Designer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 (50.00%) Broadband
1 2 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
1 2 (50.00%) CICS
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (50.00%) InDesign
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) JNDI
1 2 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (50.00%) JDBC
1 2 (50.00%) JSP
1 2 (50.00%) Flash
1 2 (50.00%) JMS
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) ATM

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 2 (50.00%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (50.00%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Broadband
2 1 (25.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) JDBC
1 2 (50.00%) JSP
1 2 (50.00%) Flash
1 2 (50.00%) JMS
1 2 (50.00%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe