The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Slough 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 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 9 24 19
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 28 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 9.76% 2.58% 7.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.69% 2.74% 8.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 17
Average daily rate
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£463 £301 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.91% -17.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £280 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £356 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -2.17%
Designer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough 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
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
262 219 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 91.29% 93.99% 93.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 132 112
Average daily rate £375 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 41
Average hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £17.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £22.50 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 20 (43.48%) Telecoms
2 12 (26.09%) Marketing
2 12 (26.09%) User Experience
3 8 (17.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 8 (17.39%) OpenUP
3 8 (17.39%) Adobe
4 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.22%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (13.04%) RAD
5 6 (13.04%) RUP
6 5 (10.87%) XML
7 4 (8.70%) .NET
7 4 (8.70%) CSS
7 4 (8.70%) SOAP
7 4 (8.70%) HTML
7 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
7 4 (8.70%) PHP
7 4 (8.70%) Photoshop
7 4 (8.70%) Finance
7 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.70%) Games
7 4 (8.70%) Service Management
7 4 (8.70%) FTP
7 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.70%) Web Development
7 4 (8.70%) Graphic Design
7 4 (8.70%) JSON
7 4 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (8.70%) Information Architecture
7 4 (8.70%) Axure RP

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (8.70%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.17%) AutoCAD
3 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.17%) Retail-J
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) FTP
2 3 (6.52%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (4.35%) Firewall
3 2 (4.35%) 4G
4 1 (2.17%) LTE
4 1 (2.17%) MVNO
4 1 (2.17%) 2G
4 1 (2.17%) Broadband
4 1 (2.17%) 3GPP
4 1 (2.17%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.17%) Big Data
2 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.17%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.17%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Axure RP
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (43.48%) Telecoms
2 12 (26.09%) Marketing
3 4 (8.70%) Finance
3 4 (8.70%) Games
4 3 (6.52%) Banking
5 2 (4.35%) Retail
5 2 (4.35%) Billing
5 2 (4.35%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.17%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) XML
2 4 (8.70%) .NET
2 4 (8.70%) CSS
2 4 (8.70%) SOAP
2 4 (8.70%) HTML
2 4 (8.70%) JSON
3 3 (6.52%) Web Services
4 1 (2.17%) MDX
4 1 (2.17%) BAPI
4 1 (2.17%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) User Experience
2 4 (8.70%) Graphic Design
3 2 (4.35%) CMDB
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Statistics
4 1 (2.17%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.39%) OpenUP
2 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (15.22%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (13.04%) RAD
3 6 (13.04%) RUP
4 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (8.70%) Service Management
4 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (8.70%) Web Development
4 4 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (8.70%) Information Architecture
5 3 (6.52%) ITSM
6 2 (4.35%) CRM
6 2 (4.35%) Network Planning
7 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.17%) Data Mapping
7 1 (2.17%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.17%) Line Management
7 1 (2.17%) CAD
7 1 (2.17%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
1 4 (8.70%) PHP
2 1 (2.17%) SAPscript
2 1 (2.17%) ABAP
2 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Adobe
2 3 (6.52%) IBM
2 3 (6.52%) Remedy
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) SAP
3 2 (4.35%) ComArch
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.17%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.17%) Teradata
4 1 (2.17%) BMC
4 1 (2.17%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.17%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.17%) PeopleSoft
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Rate: £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £450 - £480 per day
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Rate: £450 - £480 per day
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