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 28 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 26 21 28
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 6 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.79% 2.84% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.88% 3.14% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £300 £336 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.78% -40.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £20.38 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.23% +1.87%
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 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
208 191 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 96.74% 90.52% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 101 131
Median daily rate £370 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £265 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £484 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 12
Median hourly rate £43.00 £30.31 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.85% +59.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £13.90 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.50 £44.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

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 28 July 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 Middlesex region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) PaaS
2 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) Demand Forecasting
2 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 1 (14.29%) SFIA
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WLAN
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe
3 1 (14.29%) AutoCAD
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Animation
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Multimedia
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management

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 1 (14.29%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WLAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Contingency Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Demand Forecasting
2 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco