The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 20 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 6 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 5.61% - 6.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.00% - 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Average daily rate
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£375 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 - £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +31.57%
Designer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Newport 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
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100 71 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 93.46% 91.03% 98.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 30 35
Average daily rate £400 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the Newport region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Designer Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (75.00%) XML
2 9 (75.00%) XSLT
2 9 (75.00%) XML Schema
2 9 (75.00%) XPath
2 9 (75.00%) JSON
3 8 (66.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) SOA
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) .NET
4 2 (16.67%) jQuery
4 2 (16.67%) Spring
4 2 (16.67%) Spring MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Open Source
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (16.67%) HTML5
4 2 (16.67%) CSS3
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Gradle
5 1 (8.33%) Artifactory
5 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (8.33%) Network Management
5 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
5 1 (8.33%) Selenium

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1 (8.33%) JBoss
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) JMeter
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) ReSharper
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (8.33%) Gradle
1 1 (8.33%) Artifactory
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) XML
1 9 (75.00%) XSLT
1 9 (75.00%) XML Schema
1 9 (75.00%) JSON
2 2 (16.67%) Spring MVC
2 2 (16.67%) jQuery
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (16.67%) HTML5
2 2 (16.67%) CSS3
2 2 (16.67%) Spring
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (8.33%) Java SE
3 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) SOA
2 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITSM
3 1 (8.33%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) XPath
2 2 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) Juniper
1 1 (8.33%) BMC
1 1 (8.33%) Remedy
1 1 (8.33%) BT