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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 20 6 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 9 18 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 3.95% 11.84% -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.33% 13.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 0
Average daily rate
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£340 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £24.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +4.34%
Designer
Berkshire

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
169 133 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 74.12% 87.50% 91.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 90 54
Average daily rate £350 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £215 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 7
Average hourly rate £16.50 £165.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-90.00% +1037.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) CSS
2 6 (46.15%) User Experience
3 4 (30.77%) Adobe
4 3 (23.08%) Axure RP
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle
4 3 (23.08%) Photoshop
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) ETL
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Legal
5 2 (15.38%) Advertising
5 2 (15.38%) Service Management
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) ITSM
5 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5
5 2 (15.38%) CSS3
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Photography

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
1 1 (7.69%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Photoshop
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (7.69%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Axure RP
2 1 (7.69%) Jasmine
2 1 (7.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (7.69%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
2 2 (15.38%) Advertising
2 2 (15.38%) Multimedia
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) HTML5
2 2 (15.38%) CSS3
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) Sass
3 1 (7.69%) LESS
3 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) Photography
3 1 (7.69%) Economics
3 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
1 3 (23.08%) ETL
2 2 (15.38%) Service Management
2 2 (15.38%) ITSM
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Content Management
3 1 (7.69%) Web Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Usability Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) HNC
2 1 (7.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Adobe
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Google
4 1 (7.69%) VMware