The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Liverpool region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 34 31 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.80% 0.75% 2.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.79% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £175.00 £21.84 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+701.46% +1.55%
Designer
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool 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
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
236 252 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 94.40% 94.38% 97.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 147 71
Median daily rate £375 £325 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £135 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 13
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -3.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Designer Skill Set
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Liverpool region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Migration
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
1 4 (57.14%) Solaris
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) JSP
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Chordiant
2 2 (28.57%) JSF
3 1 (14.29%) Social Media
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe
3 1 (14.29%) Typography

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) JSF
1 2 (28.57%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Solaris
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Chordiant
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe