The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Somerset region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 28 49 51
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 2 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.88% 1.94% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 1.98% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £198 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -43.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £29.15 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-2.21% +35.55%
Designer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
220 303 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 97.35% 97.74% 95.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 161 246
Median daily rate £300 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 40 19
Median hourly rate £28.00 £39.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.66% +12.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £55.00 £35.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Designer
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +4 2 - - 1
Designer
South West

Designer Skill Set
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Somerset region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Taxonomies
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Copywriting
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Content Development

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 (50.00%) CMS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Copywriting
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Taxonomies
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Content Development
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Bath, Somerset
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