The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had Technical Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Designer
Rank - - 125
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Designer 0 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £435
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Technical 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
2435 3034 2546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.83% 95.20% 93.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1409 1529 1347
Median daily rate £350 £351 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.14% -2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 70 62
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.98 £40.38 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Technical Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Technical Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Designer Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Technical Designer Skill Set
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Technical 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 Technical Designer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) ArchiMate
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail

Technical 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:

General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) ArchiMate
1 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared