The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Slough region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 18 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 10 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 6.21% 3.81% 4.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.85% 4.18% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 4
Median daily rate £470 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.93% +10.00%
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 £30.00 £34.01 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-11.79% +74.41%
Designer
Berkshire

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
146 263 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 90.68% 91.00% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 175 141
Median daily rate £375 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £208 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £514 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 6
Median hourly rate £14.75 £18.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.27% +68.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.60 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +0.60%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 Slough region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 20 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 9 (32.14%) SOA
3 8 (28.57%) Billing
4 7 (25.00%) Finance
4 7 (25.00%) Web Services
4 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (21.43%) SDLC
5 6 (21.43%) Big Data
5 6 (21.43%) MS Visio
5 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
5 6 (21.43%) Network Planning
6 5 (17.86%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (17.86%) Huawei
6 5 (17.86%) TOGAF
6 5 (17.86%) Network Design
6 5 (17.86%) Scrum
6 5 (17.86%) CRM
6 5 (17.86%) Linux
6 5 (17.86%) ETL
6 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (17.86%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (17.86%) Test Strategy
6 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
6 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
6 5 (17.86%) Tellabs
6 5 (17.86%) Virgin Media
7 4 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
7 4 (14.29%) Physical Data Model
7 4 (14.29%) Data Architecture
7 4 (14.29%) Master Data Management

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 1 (3.57%) Oracle UPK
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
1 6 (21.43%) MS Visio
2 3 (10.71%) MS Office
2 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Internet
1 3 (10.71%) SSL
1 3 (10.71%) VPN
2 2 (7.14%) 2G
2 2 (7.14%) 3G
2 2 (7.14%) 4G
2 2 (7.14%) VoLTE
2 2 (7.14%) VoWiFi
3 1 (3.57%) SNMP
3 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Big Data
2 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.14%) OLTP
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.57%) SAP Data Services
General
1 20 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 8 (28.57%) Billing
3 7 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) CSS
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) REST
2 1 (3.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) CMDB
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Solaris
3 1 (3.57%) CentOS
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) SOA
2 6 (21.43%) Network Planning
2 6 (21.43%) SDLC
3 5 (17.86%) CRM
3 5 (17.86%) ETL
3 5 (17.86%) Network Design
3 5 (17.86%) Scrum
3 5 (17.86%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (17.86%) Test Strategy
3 5 (17.86%) TOGAF
3 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
4 4 (14.29%) Analytics
4 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (14.29%) Data Architecture
4 4 (14.29%) Data Management
4 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 4 (14.29%) EAI
4 4 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
4 4 (14.29%) Master Data Management
4 4 (14.29%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (7.14%) Netcool
2 1 (3.57%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Huawei
1 5 (17.86%) Salesforce.com
1 5 (17.86%) Tellabs
1 5 (17.86%) Virgin Media
2 4 (14.29%) Cisco
2 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) VMware
4 2 (7.14%) Adobe
4 2 (7.14%) BMC
4 2 (7.14%) Empirix
4 2 (7.14%) HP
4 2 (7.14%) NetScout
4 2 (7.14%) Tektronix
5 1 (3.57%) Ab Initio
5 1 (3.57%) Hortonworks
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.57%) Polycom
5 1 (3.57%) Remedy
5 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow