The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham 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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 33 32 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 16 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.34% 2.87% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.46% 2.92% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Average daily rate £425 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £29.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.76% +30.00%
Designer
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottingham 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
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
463 411 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 96.66% 98.33% 96.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 224 122
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £240 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 24
Average hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +35.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £19.25 £18.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 24 (80.00%) Oracle
2 21 (70.00%) CRM
3 19 (63.33%) .NET
4 17 (56.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 17 (56.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 17 (56.67%) Oracle Database
5 15 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 15 (50.00%) SQL
5 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 14 (46.67%) C#
6 14 (46.67%) WCF
7 13 (43.33%) WPF
7 13 (43.33%) Degree
7 13 (43.33%) Data Management
7 13 (43.33%) HTML
7 13 (43.33%) PL/SQL
7 13 (43.33%) Unix
8 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
9 6 (20.00%) TOGAF
10 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (16.67%) SAP
10 5 (16.67%) Web Services
10 5 (16.67%) Linux
11 4 (13.33%) UML
11 4 (13.33%) OO
11 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
11 4 (13.33%) Java
11 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
11 4 (13.33%) Windows

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 3 (10.00%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) Oracle Database
1 17 (56.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 17 (56.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (63.33%) .NET
2 14 (46.67%) WCF
3 13 (43.33%) HTML
3 13 (43.33%) WPF
4 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (16.67%) Web Services
6 1 (3.33%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (3.33%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Unix
2 5 (16.67%) Linux
3 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (13.33%) Windows
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) CRM
2 13 (43.33%) Data Management
3 6 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (13.33%) ArchiMate
5 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 4 (13.33%) Data Security
5 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (13.33%) MVVM
5 4 (13.33%) OO
5 4 (13.33%) Release Management
5 4 (13.33%) Service Design
5 4 (13.33%) UML
5 4 (13.33%) Web Design
6 3 (10.00%) ERP
6 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Content Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 15 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 15 (50.00%) SQL
2 14 (46.67%) C#
3 13 (43.33%) PL/SQL
4 4 (13.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (80.00%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) SAP
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (13.33%) VMware
4 3 (10.00%) Genesys
4 3 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (6.67%) webMethods
6 1 (3.33%) IBM