The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North East region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 105 45 46
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 6 50 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.44% 4.55% 3.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 4.77% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 34 19
Median daily rate £525 £408 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.83% +8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £377 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £29.15 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-2.21% +35.55%
Designer
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 North East 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
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1265 1048 686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 92.47% 95.36% 93.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 901 667 422
Median daily rate £375 £430 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.79% +22.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 49 47
Median hourly rate £26.50 £15.86 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.08% +17.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.21 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £34.00 £32.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North East region that featured Designer in the job title.

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Designer
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -63 4 - - 2
Designer
England

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
1 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (27.78%) User Experience
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Informatica
3 3 (16.67%) PowerCenter
3 3 (16.67%) Mainframe
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 3 (16.67%) Adabas
3 3 (16.67%) Prototyping
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (11.11%) Service Design
4 2 (11.11%) Information Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) ERP
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (11.11%) HTML
4 2 (11.11%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) PHP
4 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
4 2 (11.11%) CSS
4 2 (11.11%) Rapid Prototyping
4 2 (11.11%) Degree
4 2 (11.11%) Network Security

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (11.11%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) BGP
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) PBX
2 1 (5.56%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (16.67%) Adabas
2 3 (16.67%) PowerCenter
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) CSS
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) J2EE
2 1 (5.56%) Java EE
2 1 (5.56%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) User Experience
2 3 (16.67%) Mainframe
3 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
3 2 (11.11%) Interactive TV
3 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) Prototyping
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) Customer Insight
4 2 (11.11%) ERP
4 2 (11.11%) Information Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (11.11%) Rapid Prototyping
4 2 (11.11%) Service Design
4 2 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (5.56%) Content Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Time Management
5 1 (5.56%) Typography
5 1 (5.56%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Java
1 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 2 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) CCDP
3 1 (5.56%) CCNP
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Informatica
3 1 (5.56%) Adobe
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) MuleSoft