The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 101 72 78
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 47 68 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.62% 2.26% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 2.36% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 25 28
Median daily rate £400 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £450 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £175.00 £21.84 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+701.46% +1.55%
Designer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2682 2876 2520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.64% 95.39% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1496 1476 1388
Median daily rate £365 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 84 72
Median hourly rate £14.93 £18.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.40% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Designer Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Designer
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Edinburgh -22 23 £405 +1.25% 3
Glasgow -14 12 £331 -24.28% 3
Stirling +4 5 £325 -
Inverclyde - 2 £425 -
Moray - 2 £420 -
West Lothian +11 1 £350 -
Perthshire - 1 - -
Designer
UK

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Scotland region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 42 (45.16%) User Experience
2 40 (43.01%) Finance
3 23 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (20.43%) Wireframes
5 15 (16.13%) Security Cleared
6 13 (13.98%) Banking
7 12 (12.90%) Axure RP
8 11 (11.83%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (11.83%) Adobe
9 10 (10.75%) Prototyping
10 9 (9.68%) Information Architecture
10 9 (9.68%) HTML
11 8 (8.60%) CSS
11 8 (8.60%) Retail
12 7 (7.53%) Migration
12 7 (7.53%) Photoshop
12 7 (7.53%) SOA
12 7 (7.53%) Translating Business Requirements
12 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (7.53%) Mobile App
13 6 (6.45%) ArchiMate
13 6 (6.45%) User Stories
13 6 (6.45%) SC Cleared
13 6 (6.45%) BPMN
13 6 (6.45%) Retail Banking
13 6 (6.45%) Java
13 6 (6.45%) Oracle
13 6 (6.45%) Middleware
14 5 (5.38%) Data Modelling
14 5 (5.38%) Project Management

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 4 (4.30%) SharePoint
1 4 (4.30%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (4.30%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (2.15%) Apache
2 2 (2.15%) CICS
2 2 (2.15%) ColdFusion
2 2 (2.15%) JBoss
2 2 (2.15%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.08%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.08%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Photoshop
2 5 (5.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (3.23%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (2.15%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.08%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (1.08%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.08%) InDesign
5 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.30%) Office 365
2 2 (2.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) BGP
1 2 (2.15%) LAN
1 2 (2.15%) MPLS
1 2 (2.15%) PBX
1 2 (2.15%) Structured Cabling
1 2 (2.15%) VPN
1 2 (2.15%) WAN
1 2 (2.15%) X.21
2 1 (1.08%) FTP
2 1 (1.08%) HTTP
2 1 (1.08%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.08%) SAN
2 1 (1.08%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.38%) Relational Database
1 5 (5.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.30%) DB2
3 3 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.15%) IBM PureData
4 2 (2.15%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.15%) MySQL
4 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.15%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (2.15%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.08%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (12.90%) Axure RP
2 2 (2.15%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (2.15%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (2.15%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.08%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.08%) XMLSpy
General
1 40 (43.01%) Finance
2 13 (13.98%) Banking
3 8 (8.60%) Retail
4 6 (6.45%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.23%) Law
5 3 (3.23%) Marketing
6 2 (2.15%) Multimedia
6 2 (2.15%) Publishing
7 1 (1.08%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.08%) Games
7 1 (1.08%) Legal
7 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.68%) HTML
2 8 (8.60%) CSS
3 6 (6.45%) Middleware
4 3 (3.23%) Web Services
5 2 (2.15%) Apache CXF
5 2 (2.15%) Drools
5 2 (2.15%) Flash
5 2 (2.15%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.15%) JPA
5 2 (2.15%) JSF
5 2 (2.15%) RichFaces
6 1 (1.08%) Ajax
6 1 (1.08%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.08%) CSS3
6 1 (1.08%) EDI
6 1 (1.08%) HTML5
6 1 (1.08%) JMS
6 1 (1.08%) jQuery
6 1 (1.08%) JSON
6 1 (1.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 42 (45.16%) User Experience
2 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.53%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.30%) Mainframe
3 4 (4.30%) Visualisation
4 3 (3.23%) Interactive TV
4 3 (3.23%) Taxonomies
5 2 (2.15%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.15%) Data Extraction
5 2 (2.15%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.15%) Psychology
5 2 (2.15%) SCORM
6 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.08%) DataPower
6 1 (1.08%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.08%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.08%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.38%) Windows
2 3 (3.23%) Android
2 3 (3.23%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.23%) Linux
2 3 (3.23%) Unix
3 2 (2.15%) zOS
4 1 (1.08%) AIX
4 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.08%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (20.43%) Wireframes
3 11 (11.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (10.75%) Prototyping
5 9 (9.68%) Information Architecture
6 7 (7.53%) Migration
6 7 (7.53%) SOA
6 7 (7.53%) Translating Business Requirements
7 6 (6.45%) ArchiMate
7 6 (6.45%) BPMN
7 6 (6.45%) User Stories
8 5 (5.38%) Analytics
8 5 (5.38%) Data Architecture
8 5 (5.38%) Data Modelling
8 5 (5.38%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (5.38%) Enterprise Modelling
8 5 (5.38%) Project Management
8 5 (5.38%) Scrum
8 5 (5.38%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (5.38%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.45%) Java
2 4 (4.30%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.08%) C#
3 1 (1.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.23%) Degree
4 2 (2.15%) CCDP
4 2 (2.15%) CCNP
4 2 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.15%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.15%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.08%) HL7
2 1 (1.08%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) Puppet
2 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (11.83%) Adobe
2 6 (6.45%) Oracle
3 3 (3.23%) IBM
3 3 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.15%) Cisco
4 2 (2.15%) Juniper
4 2 (2.15%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (2.15%) Netezza
4 2 (2.15%) Talend
5 1 (1.08%) Apple
5 1 (1.08%) HP
5 1 (1.08%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.08%) Remedy
5 1 (1.08%) VMware
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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