The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 80 67 70
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 27 34 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.76% 2.56% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.84% 2.71% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 10
Median daily rate £375 £475 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +58.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £540 £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £29.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.98% +30.00%
Designer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1467 1254 1107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.76% 94.36% 95.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1044 838 734
Median daily rate £408 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.57% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 38 35
Median hourly rate £11.00 £12.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Designer Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 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 Leeds region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 35 (66.04%) User Experience
2 28 (52.83%) HTML
2 28 (52.83%) CSS
3 20 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (30.19%) Adobe
5 13 (24.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 11 (20.75%) Web Design
7 10 (18.87%) Front End Development
8 9 (16.98%) Retail
9 7 (13.21%) jQuery
9 7 (13.21%) Axure RP
9 7 (13.21%) Analytics
9 7 (13.21%) CRM
9 7 (13.21%) JavaScript
10 6 (11.32%) Photoshop
10 6 (11.32%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (11.32%) Finance
10 6 (11.32%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (11.32%) OmniGraffle
10 6 (11.32%) Dynamics CRM
10 6 (11.32%) Degree
11 5 (9.43%) Information Architecture
11 5 (9.43%) HTML5
11 5 (9.43%) Waterfall
11 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
11 5 (9.43%) SOA
11 5 (9.43%) Mobile First
11 5 (9.43%) Typography
12 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
12 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (11.32%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (11.32%) OmniGraffle
2 6 (11.32%) Photoshop
3 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.89%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) Big Data
2 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (16.98%) Retail
2 6 (11.32%) Finance
3 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.77%) Billing
5 1 (1.89%) Advertising
5 1 (1.89%) Law
5 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (52.83%) CSS
1 28 (52.83%) HTML
2 7 (13.21%) jQuery
3 5 (9.43%) HTML5
4 4 (7.55%) CSS3
5 3 (5.66%) Web Services
6 2 (3.77%) Flash
6 2 (3.77%) Middleware
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (3.77%) WAP
7 1 (1.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 35 (66.04%) User Experience
2 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.66%) Graphic Design
3 3 (5.66%) Taxonomies
4 2 (3.77%) iPhone
4 2 (3.77%) W3C
5 1 (1.89%) Animation
5 1 (1.89%) Social Media
5 1 (1.89%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Android
2 2 (3.77%) Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Windows
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.75%) Web Design
3 10 (18.87%) Front End Development
4 7 (13.21%) Analytics
4 7 (13.21%) CRM
5 6 (11.32%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (9.43%) Information Architecture
6 5 (9.43%) Mobile First
6 5 (9.43%) SOA
6 5 (9.43%) Typography
6 5 (9.43%) Waterfall
7 4 (7.55%) Benchmarking
7 4 (7.55%) Competitor Analysis
7 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
7 4 (7.55%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.77%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.77%) EAI
8 2 (3.77%) ETL
8 2 (3.77%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.21%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.77%) Java
3 1 (1.89%) C#
3 1 (1.89%) C++
3 1 (1.89%) LINC
3 1 (1.89%) Python
3 1 (1.89%) Ruby
3 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (30.19%) Adobe
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.55%) Google
3 4 (7.55%) Oracle
4 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.77%) Retalix
5 1 (1.89%) BT
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco
5 1 (1.89%) Unisys
5 1 (1.89%) VMware
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