The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 53 41 51
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 14 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.89% 1.03% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 1.08% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+35.55% -2.17%
Designer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
690 463 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 93.12% 95.46% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 256 224
Average daily rate £400 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 40 42
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.63% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.25 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Designer Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Designer
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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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
Oxford -6 7 £294 -21.66% 1
Designer
South East

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (38.46%) Adobe Illustrator
1 10 (38.46%) User Experience
2 9 (34.62%) Photoshop
3 8 (30.77%) Marketing
4 7 (26.92%) Adobe
4 7 (26.92%) InDesign
4 7 (26.92%) Games
5 6 (23.08%) Apple
5 6 (23.08%) CSS
5 6 (23.08%) HTML
5 6 (23.08%) HTML5
5 6 (23.08%) CSS3
6 5 (19.23%) Game Development
6 5 (19.23%) Web Design
7 4 (15.38%) Project Management
7 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (11.54%) Maya
8 3 (11.54%) E-Learning
8 3 (11.54%) Flash
8 3 (11.54%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (11.54%) ZBrush
8 3 (11.54%) Information Architecture
8 3 (11.54%) Degree
8 3 (11.54%) Graphic Design
8 3 (11.54%) Photography
8 3 (11.54%) Video Editing
9 2 (7.69%) Retail
10 1 (3.85%) CMS
10 1 (3.85%) Verilog
10 1 (3.85%) ASIC

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (3.85%) CMS
1 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (34.62%) Photoshop
3 7 (26.92%) InDesign
4 3 (11.54%) Maya
4 3 (11.54%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (11.54%) ZBrush
5 1 (3.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (3.85%) CINEMA 4D
General
1 8 (30.77%) Marketing
2 7 (26.92%) Games
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) CSS
1 6 (23.08%) HTML
1 6 (23.08%) HTML5
1 6 (23.08%) CSS3
2 3 (11.54%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) User Experience
2 3 (11.54%) E-Learning
2 3 (11.54%) Graphic Design
2 3 (11.54%) Photography
2 3 (11.54%) Video Editing
3 1 (3.85%) Verilog
3 1 (3.85%) ASIC
3 1 (3.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
1 1 (3.85%) UNIX
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Game Development
1 5 (19.23%) Web Design
2 4 (15.38%) Project Management
2 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.54%) Information Architecture
4 1 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) Python
1 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Adobe
2 6 (23.08%) Apple
3 1 (3.85%) Xilinx
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