The first table below looks at the demand for the Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Newport 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Newport region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 19 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 6 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 4.96% 9.68% -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.41% 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
Average daily rate £364 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £20.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+19.51% -13.68%
Job Titles Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
111 60 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 91.74% 96.77% 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 35 27
Average daily rate £375 £300 £391
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £200 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Designer
South Wales

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Newport

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

Designer
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) WCAG
3 2 (22.22%) WAI
3 2 (22.22%) Velocity
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Web Accessibility
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) AIX
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Ingres
3 2 (22.22%) OpenROAD
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Quality Management
3 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) JSF
3 2 (22.22%) Ajax
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) Web Design

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 (22.22%) OpenROAD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Ingres
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) Velocity
2 2 (22.22%) jQuery
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
2 2 (22.22%) JSF
2 2 (22.22%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) AIX
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
2 2 (22.22%) Web Accessibility
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Quality Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) WCAG
1 2 (22.22%) WAI