The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Sheffield region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 25 37 30
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 32 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.20% 2.27% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.65% 2.45% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 8 1
Median daily rate £413 £428 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.45% -10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £399
% change year-on-year
- -5.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -9.09%
Designer
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
481 408 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 93.22% 92.73% 91.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 307 149
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 18
Median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £13.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.92 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £17.50 £16.36
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Designer Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Sheffield region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 25 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (58.82%) HTML
3 17 (50.00%) User Experience
3 17 (50.00%) Service Design
4 15 (44.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (38.24%) Internet
6 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
7 7 (20.59%) Web Development
8 6 (17.65%) Prototyping
9 4 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (11.76%) NX-OS
9 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
9 4 (11.76%) NetScaler
9 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
9 4 (11.76%) MS Office
9 4 (11.76%) Cisco
9 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
9 4 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (11.76%) Migration
9 4 (11.76%) BC Cleared
10 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
10 3 (8.82%) VMware
10 3 (8.82%) Finance
10 3 (8.82%) Degree
10 3 (8.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (8.82%) Brocade
10 3 (8.82%) Marketing
10 3 (8.82%) SAP
10 3 (8.82%) CSS
10 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (2.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) Internet
2 4 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (11.76%) NetScaler
2 4 (11.76%) NX-OS
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (8.82%) FCoE
4 1 (2.94%) FWSM
4 1 (2.94%) LAN
4 1 (2.94%) Network Security
4 1 (2.94%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Axure RP
1 1 (2.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 3 (8.82%) Electronics
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
1 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
1 3 (8.82%) Marketing
1 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (58.82%) HTML
2 3 (8.82%) CSS
3 2 (5.88%) jQuery
4 1 (2.94%) CSS3
4 1 (2.94%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (50.00%) User Experience
2 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (50.00%) Service Design
3 15 (44.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (20.59%) Web Development
5 6 (17.65%) Prototyping
6 4 (11.76%) Migration
7 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.82%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (8.82%) Programme Management
7 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.88%) Front End Development
8 2 (5.88%) Guerrilla Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Web Usability
8 2 (5.88%) Wireframes
9 1 (2.94%) Analytics
9 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.94%) Security Architecture
9 1 (2.94%) Typography
9 1 (2.94%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 1 (2.94%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) BC Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) Degree
4 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) CCNA
5 1 (2.94%) CCNP
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
1 4 (11.76%) Cisco
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Brocade
2 3 (8.82%) F5
2 3 (8.82%) SAP
2 3 (8.82%) VMware
3 2 (5.88%) Adobe
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix
4 1 (2.94%) Sourcefire