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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 6 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 31 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 11.92% 2.54% 8.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.30% 2.71% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 16
Average daily rate
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£465 £301 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.74% -15.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £280 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £356 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+35.55% -2.17%
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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
233 221 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 89.62% 93.64% 93.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 131 102
Average daily rate £375 £345 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +10.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 32
Average hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 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 22 (43.14%) Telecoms
2 13 (25.49%) User Experience
3 12 (23.53%) Marketing
4 8 (15.69%) OpenUP
4 8 (15.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (15.69%) Adobe
5 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (13.73%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (11.76%) Finance
6 6 (11.76%) Service Management
6 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
6 6 (11.76%) RAD
6 6 (11.76%) RUP
6 6 (11.76%) SOA
7 5 (9.80%) XML
7 5 (9.80%) Banking
7 5 (9.80%) MS Exchange
7 5 (9.80%) REST
8 4 (7.84%) Information Architecture
8 4 (7.84%) Axure RP
8 4 (7.84%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (7.84%) Web Development
8 4 (7.84%) Graphic Design
8 4 (7.84%) JSON
8 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.84%) Games
8 4 (7.84%) Citrix
8 4 (7.84%) Financial Institution
8 4 (7.84%) .NET
8 4 (7.84%) CSS

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 5 (9.80%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (7.84%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.96%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.96%) Retail-J
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) FTP
2 3 (5.88%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (3.92%) 4G
3 2 (3.92%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (3.92%) Firewall
4 1 (1.96%) Broadband
4 1 (1.96%) 3GPP
4 1 (1.96%) 2G
4 1 (1.96%) 3G
4 1 (1.96%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.96%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.96%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Axure RP
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Forms
General
1 22 (43.14%) Telecoms
2 12 (23.53%) Marketing
3 6 (11.76%) Finance
4 5 (9.80%) Banking
5 4 (7.84%) Games
5 4 (7.84%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.92%) Billing
6 2 (3.92%) Retail
7 1 (1.96%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) XML
1 5 (9.80%) REST
2 4 (7.84%) JSON
2 4 (7.84%) .NET
2 4 (7.84%) CSS
2 4 (7.84%) SOAP
2 4 (7.84%) HTML
3 2 (3.92%) Web Services
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.96%) Middleware
4 1 (1.96%) MDX
4 1 (1.96%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) User Experience
2 4 (7.84%) Graphic Design
3 3 (5.88%) IVR
4 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) CMDB
5 1 (1.96%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.69%) OpenUP
2 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (13.73%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (11.76%) Service Management
3 6 (11.76%) RAD
3 6 (11.76%) RUP
3 6 (11.76%) SOA
4 4 (7.84%) Information Architecture
4 4 (7.84%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (7.84%) Web Development
4 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (5.88%) ITSM
6 2 (3.92%) Data Migration
6 2 (3.92%) Content Management
6 2 (3.92%) Network Planning
6 2 (3.92%) Contact Management
6 2 (3.92%) Migration
6 2 (3.92%) CRM
7 1 (1.96%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
1 4 (7.84%) PHP
2 1 (1.96%) ABAP
2 1 (1.96%) Java
2 1 (1.96%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Adobe
2 4 (7.84%) Citrix
3 3 (5.88%) IBM
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle
3 3 (5.88%) Remedy
4 2 (3.92%) ComArch
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.96%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.96%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.96%) SAP
5 1 (1.96%) Genesys
5 1 (1.96%) BMC
5 1 (1.96%) Blue Prism
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Posted: 5 days ago
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