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 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 21 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 3 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 2.17% 3.49% 5.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 3.79% 5.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 7
Median daily rate £470 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -9.09%
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
132 211 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 95.65% 92.14% 93.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 152 184
Median daily rate £350 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £264 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £518 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 11
Median hourly rate £19.00 £14.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -28.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £21.50 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 7 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 Slough region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 7 (63.64%) Telecoms
2 6 (54.55%) SOA
3 5 (45.45%) Billing
3 5 (45.45%) TOGAF
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) CRM
4 4 (36.36%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco
5 3 (27.27%) Big Data
6 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (18.18%) Network Planning
6 2 (18.18%) Solaris
6 2 (18.18%) VMware
6 2 (18.18%) Intelligent Network
7 1 (9.09%) SAP QM
7 1 (9.09%) Finance
7 1 (9.09%) Service Management
7 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) ITSM
7 1 (9.09%) Netcool
7 1 (9.09%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (9.09%) Remedy
7 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 1 (9.09%) ETL
7 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 1 (9.09%) Adobe

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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (9.09%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Intelligent Network
2 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Big Data
2 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (63.64%) Telecoms
2 5 (45.45%) Billing
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) CentOS
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) SOA
2 5 (45.45%) TOGAF
3 4 (36.36%) CRM
4 2 (18.18%) Network Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) EAI
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (9.09%) Master Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) Network Design
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (9.09%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (9.09%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Adobe
4 1 (9.09%) BMC
4 1 (9.09%) Hortonworks
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Huawei
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Polycom
4 1 (9.09%) Remedy
4 1 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
4 1 (9.09%) Tellabs
4 1 (9.09%) Virgin Media