The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk 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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 5 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 36 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 16.44% 8.82% -
As % of the Job Titles category 17.06% 9.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 25 11 0
Average daily rate £475 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -8.16%
Designer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Norfolk 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
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
211 160 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 96.35% 94.12% 96.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 97 81
Average daily rate £400 £270 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £135 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 38 33
Average hourly rate £13.35 £12.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £24.39 £23.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Designer Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

Designer
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +3 25 £475 +11.76% 1
Designer
East of England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 39 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (38.60%) SOA
3 18 (31.58%) Scrum
4 17 (29.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (24.56%) Java
6 9 (15.79%) OO
7 8 (14.04%) Web Services
7 8 (14.04%) JUnit
7 8 (14.04%) Red Hat
7 8 (14.04%) Spring
7 8 (14.04%) Maven
7 8 (14.04%) Cucumber
7 8 (14.04%) RESTful
7 8 (14.04%) Jenkins
7 8 (14.04%) Apache Camel
7 8 (14.04%) Apache ServiceMix
7 8 (14.04%) API Design
8 7 (12.28%) SOLID
8 7 (12.28%) User Experience
8 7 (12.28%) BDD
8 7 (12.28%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (12.28%) Photoshop
9 6 (10.53%) Finance
9 6 (10.53%) API Development
9 6 (10.53%) User Stories
10 5 (8.77%) TOGAF
11 4 (7.02%) Fireworks
11 4 (7.02%) Process Management
11 4 (7.02%) Analytics
11 4 (7.02%) UX Design

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 8 (14.04%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (1.75%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (12.28%) Photoshop
2 4 (7.02%) Fireworks
3 3 (5.26%) Adobe After Effects
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Cucumber
1 8 (14.04%) Jenkins
1 8 (14.04%) JUnit
1 8 (14.04%) Maven
2 2 (3.51%) Axure RP
2 2 (3.51%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 6 (10.53%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) Apache Camel
1 8 (14.04%) RESTful
1 8 (14.04%) Spring
1 8 (14.04%) Web Services
2 3 (5.26%) HTML
3 2 (3.51%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.75%) CSS
4 1 (1.75%) Flash
4 1 (1.75%) REST
4 1 (1.75%) SOAP
4 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) User Experience
2 3 (5.26%) Graphic Design
3 2 (3.51%) Animation
3 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.51%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.51%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.51%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Unix
2 2 (3.51%) AIX
2 2 (3.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (38.60%) SOA
3 18 (31.58%) Scrum
4 17 (29.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (15.79%) OO
6 8 (14.04%) API Design
7 7 (12.28%) BDD
7 7 (12.28%) SOLID
8 6 (10.53%) API Development
8 6 (10.53%) User Stories
9 5 (8.77%) TOGAF
10 4 (7.02%) Analytics
10 4 (7.02%) Process Management
10 4 (7.02%) UX Design
11 3 (5.26%) RAD
11 3 (5.26%) RUP
11 3 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (5.26%) Web Design
11 3 (5.26%) Web Development
12 2 (3.51%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.56%) Java
2 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) iptables
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Red Hat
2 3 (5.26%) IBM
3 2 (3.51%) Adobe
3 2 (3.51%) Cognos