The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Middlesex region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Designer
South East / Middlesex
Rank 19 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.08% 0.71% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.45% 0.72% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £383 £413
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £13.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+63.63% -38.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex 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
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
116 138 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 89.23% 97.87% 90.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 79 116
Median daily rate £375 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 4
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +200.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Designer Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Middlesex region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Information Architecture
1 6 (66.67%) User Experience
2 5 (55.56%) jQuery
2 5 (55.56%) Usability Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Wireframes
2 5 (55.56%) Prototyping
2 5 (55.56%) HTML5
2 5 (55.56%) Axure RP
2 5 (55.56%) ClickTale
2 5 (55.56%) Adobe Analytics
2 5 (55.56%) CSS3
2 5 (55.56%) Data Analytics
2 5 (55.56%) Analytics
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) Photoshop
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) Google Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) Multimedia
4 1 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Ethnography
4 1 (11.11%) Field Research

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 5 (55.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Adobe Analytics
1 5 (55.56%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (33.33%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) CSS3
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) HTML5
1 5 (55.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Information Architecture
2 5 (55.56%) Analytics
2 5 (55.56%) Data Analytics
2 5 (55.56%) Prototyping
2 5 (55.56%) Usability Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Wireframes
3 1 (11.11%) Ethnography
3 1 (11.11%) Field Research
3 1 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) ClickTale