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 29 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 31 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 10 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.50% 3.19% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.67% 3.40% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £480
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -21.87%
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
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
374 294 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 93.50% 93.93% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 123 139
Average daily rate £365 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.80% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 15
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +17.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £18.88 £19.39
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Designer Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 December 2014, 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 8 (47.06%) HTML
2 5 (29.41%) Photoshop
2 5 (29.41%) CSS
3 4 (23.53%) Retail
3 4 (23.53%) Web Design
3 4 (23.53%) Marketing
3 4 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (23.53%) User Experience
4 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
4 3 (17.65%) Content Management
4 3 (17.65%) .NET
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
5 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle
5 2 (11.76%) UNIX
5 2 (11.76%) CRM
5 2 (11.76%) C#
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
5 2 (11.76%) jQuery
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
5 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.76%) WCF
5 2 (11.76%) WPF
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (11.76%) Papyrus
6 1 (5.88%) Sass
6 1 (5.88%) Data Structures

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 2 (11.76%) Papyrus
2 1 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) Data Mart
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 4 (23.53%) Retail
1 4 (23.53%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) HTML
2 5 (29.41%) CSS
3 3 (17.65%) .NET
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 2 (11.76%) WCF
4 2 (11.76%) WPF
4 2 (11.76%) jQuery
5 1 (5.88%) HTML5
5 1 (5.88%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) User Experience
2 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Web Design
1 4 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (17.65%) Content Management
3 2 (11.76%) CRM
3 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Data Security
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
2 2 (11.76%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Sitecore