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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 16 29 12
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 18 5 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 5.86% 1.89% 9.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.34% 2.02% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 18
Average daily rate
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£450 £275 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £275 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £275 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +22.50%
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
284 247 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 92.51% 93.21% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 145 121
Average daily rate £400 £363 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £135 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £475 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 29
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 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £28.50 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -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
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the Slough region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Designer Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 March 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 15 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.14%) RAD
2 6 (17.14%) RUP
2 6 (17.14%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (17.14%) User Experience
3 5 (14.29%) Marketing
3 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (11.43%) Games
4 4 (11.43%) ITSM
4 4 (11.43%) Remedy
4 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (11.43%) HTML
4 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.43%) PHP
4 4 (11.43%) Photoshop
4 4 (11.43%) .NET
4 4 (11.43%) CSS
4 4 (11.43%) Web Services
4 4 (11.43%) XML
4 4 (11.43%) Web Development
4 4 (11.43%) Graphic Design
4 4 (11.43%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (11.43%) Information Architecture
4 4 (11.43%) Axure RP
4 4 (11.43%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (8.57%) JSON
5 3 (8.57%) CMDB
5 3 (8.57%) SOAP
5 3 (8.57%) IBM

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.86%) Retail-J
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) FTP
2 2 (5.71%) Firewall
2 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (5.71%) 4G
3 1 (2.86%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (2.86%) MVNO
3 1 (2.86%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.86%) SAP BW
1 1 (2.86%) SAP BI
1 1 (2.86%) Big Data
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Axure RP
General
1 15 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 5 (14.29%) Marketing
3 4 (11.43%) Games
4 2 (5.71%) Finance
4 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.71%) Retail
4 2 (5.71%) Billing
5 1 (2.86%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) HTML
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
1 4 (11.43%) CSS
1 4 (11.43%) Web Services
1 4 (11.43%) XML
2 3 (8.57%) SOAP
2 3 (8.57%) JSON
3 1 (2.86%) MDX
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.86%) Middleware
3 1 (2.86%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) User Experience
2 4 (11.43%) Graphic Design
3 3 (8.57%) CMDB
4 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) IVR
5 1 (2.86%) STB
5 1 (2.86%) Statistics
5 1 (2.86%) Video on Demand
5 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) RAD
1 6 (17.14%) RUP
1 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (17.14%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (11.43%) ITSM
3 4 (11.43%) Information Architecture
3 4 (11.43%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (11.43%) Web Development
3 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.71%) CRM
4 2 (5.71%) SOA
4 2 (5.71%) Service Management
4 2 (5.71%) Line Management
5 1 (2.86%) User Stories
5 1 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.86%) ETL
5 1 (2.86%) CAD
5 1 (2.86%) ITIL
5 1 (2.86%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
1 4 (11.43%) PHP
2 2 (5.71%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) ABAP
3 1 (2.86%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Remedy
2 3 (8.57%) IBM
3 2 (5.71%) BMC
3 2 (5.71%) SAP
4 1 (2.86%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.86%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.86%) Teradata
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) Adobe
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.86%) PeopleSoft
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