The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury 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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 8 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 19 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 11.52% 3.67% 2.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.75% 4.00% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 2
Average daily rate
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£485 £413 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.57% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £403 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £423 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.01 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+61.95% -2.32%
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 Newbury 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
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
149 100 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 90.30% 91.74% 90.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 52 59
Average daily rate £363 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £202 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £550 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Average hourly rate £18.50 - £19.55
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 - £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 - £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Designer Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 20 (64.52%) Telecoms
2 14 (45.16%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (41.94%) Oracle
4 11 (35.48%) Project Management
5 9 (29.03%) CSS
5 9 (29.03%) HTML
5 9 (29.03%) User Experience
6 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
7 6 (19.35%) Service Management
8 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
8 5 (16.13%) Finance
8 5 (16.13%) Windows
8 5 (16.13%) ITIL
8 5 (16.13%) Photoshop
8 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (16.13%) Adobe
9 4 (12.90%) VMware
9 4 (12.90%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (12.90%) Axure RP
9 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
10 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
10 3 (9.68%) HTML5
10 3 (9.68%) Target Operating Model
10 3 (9.68%) Teradata
10 3 (9.68%) ITSM
10 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
10 3 (9.68%) Marketing
10 3 (9.68%) Ab Initio
10 3 (9.68%) JIRA

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 (6.45%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.23%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Photoshop
2 4 (12.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (6.45%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (6.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (6.45%) MS Office
3 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) LAN
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (9.68%) Star Schema
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Axure RP
2 3 (9.68%) JIRA
3 2 (6.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (3.23%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.23%) Dreamweaver
General
1 20 (64.52%) Telecoms
2 5 (16.13%) Finance
3 3 (9.68%) Marketing
4 2 (6.45%) Electronics
4 2 (6.45%) Multimedia
4 2 (6.45%) Legal
4 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.45%) Advertising
5 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) HTML
1 9 (29.03%) CSS
2 3 (9.68%) HTML5
3 2 (6.45%) CSS3
4 1 (3.23%) Sass
4 1 (3.23%) LESS
4 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (29.03%) User Experience
3 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.45%) Public Cloud
4 2 (6.45%) DTV
4 2 (6.45%) Economics
4 2 (6.45%) Photography
4 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Project Management
2 6 (19.35%) Service Management
3 5 (16.13%) ITIL
3 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (9.68%) ITSM
4 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
4 3 (9.68%) ETL
4 3 (9.68%) Release Management
4 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
4 3 (9.68%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (6.45%) Metadata Management
5 2 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (6.45%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.45%) Content Management
5 2 (6.45%) Scrum
5 2 (6.45%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.23%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
3 2 (6.45%) HNC
3 2 (6.45%) HND
3 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Oracle
2 5 (16.13%) Adobe
3 4 (12.90%) VMware
4 3 (9.68%) Teradata
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.68%) Ab Initio
5 2 (6.45%) SAP
5 2 (6.45%) Google