The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 76 77 93
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 205 254 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.68% 2.66% 1.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.87% 2.81% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 165 75
Median daily rate £388 £370 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.80% -13.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £244 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £398
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -5.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £101.50 £28.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+256.14% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £20.00 £22.18
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -9.80%
Designer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7153 9040 9386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.66% 94.84% 94.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4172 5231 5142
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £260 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 411 510 506
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.77 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.58% +14.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £47.50 £40.00
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 the South East

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Designer
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Designer Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Designer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Hampshire +24 71 £400 - 10
Berkshire -12 56 £375 -12.79% 5
West Sussex +4 25 £450 +25.00%
Surrey +16 14 £388 +3.33% 2
Buckinghamshire +3 11 £430 +7.50% 1
East Sussex 0 9 £300 +41.17% 1
Kent - 7 £225 - 2
Oxfordshire -6 4 £438 +20.68% 7
Middlesex -4 2 - -
Designer
England

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 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 South East region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 149 (37.72%) User Experience
2 106 (26.84%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (24.81%) HTML
4 90 (22.78%) CSS
5 58 (14.68%) Wireframes
6 50 (12.66%) Photoshop
7 45 (11.39%) Prototyping
8 44 (11.14%) Degree
9 39 (9.87%) E-Commerce
9 39 (9.87%) Telecoms
10 38 (9.62%) Adobe Illustrator
10 38 (9.62%) Adobe
11 35 (8.86%) Service Design
12 32 (8.10%) Mobile App
12 32 (8.10%) Microsoft
13 29 (7.34%) JavaScript
13 29 (7.34%) Finance
14 26 (6.58%) Legal
14 26 (6.58%) LDAP
14 26 (6.58%) HTML5
15 24 (6.08%) CRM
15 24 (6.08%) Publishing
15 24 (6.08%) Management Information System
16 23 (5.82%) Rapid Prototyping
16 23 (5.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
17 22 (5.57%) Service Management
18 21 (5.32%) Billing
18 21 (5.32%) Active Directory
19 20 (5.06%) Linux
19 20 (5.06%) Marketing

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 19 (4.81%) CMS
2 9 (2.28%) WordPress
3 7 (1.77%) Joomla!
4 6 (1.52%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.01%) JBoss
6 3 (0.76%) Smallworld
7 2 (0.51%) Moodle
7 2 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.51%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.25%) Apache
8 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.25%) CICS
8 1 (0.25%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.25%) Commerce Server 2007
8 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.25%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 50 (12.66%) Photoshop
2 38 (9.62%) Adobe Illustrator
3 23 (5.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 19 (4.81%) MS Excel
5 11 (2.78%) MS Visio
6 10 (2.53%) MS Office
7 7 (1.77%) Fireworks
7 7 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (1.27%) Adobe After Effects
8 5 (1.27%) InDesign
9 4 (1.01%) Adobe Captivate
10 3 (0.76%) InVision
10 3 (0.76%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.51%) Adobe Premiere
11 2 (0.51%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.51%) Edge Animate
12 1 (0.25%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.25%) QuarkXPress
12 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.01%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.51%) Oracle BRM
2 2 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.25%) Magento
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.25%) SAP hybris
3 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.25%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (3.29%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (3.04%) Office 365
4 5 (1.27%) PaaS
5 4 (1.01%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.76%) SaaS
7 2 (0.51%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (0.51%) IaaS
8 1 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.58%) LDAP
2 13 (3.29%) DNS
3 8 (2.03%) Intranet
4 7 (1.77%) DHCP
4 7 (1.77%) Firewall
4 7 (1.77%) Kerberos
5 6 (1.52%) Broadband
6 5 (1.27%) SMTP
7 4 (1.01%) Internet
7 4 (1.01%) Network Security
7 4 (1.01%) SSL
8 3 (0.76%) DOCSIS
8 3 (0.76%) MVNO
9 2 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.51%) FTP
9 2 (0.51%) Intelligent Network
9 2 (0.51%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.51%) VoIP
9 2 (0.51%) VPN
10 1 (0.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.77%) Big Data
2 6 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.27%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.01%) SQL Server
5 3 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (0.76%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.76%) QlikView
5 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.51%) MySQL
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.51%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.25%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.25%) DB2
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.25%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.25%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 15 (3.80%) Axure RP
2 11 (2.78%) Dreamweaver
3 5 (1.27%) Jasmine
4 4 (1.01%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 4 (1.01%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.01%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.51%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.25%) ERwin
6 1 (0.25%) gulp
6 1 (0.25%) JUnit
6 1 (0.25%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.25%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.25%) Subversion
6 1 (0.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 39 (9.87%) Telecoms
2 29 (7.34%) Finance
3 26 (6.58%) Legal
4 24 (6.08%) Publishing
5 21 (5.32%) Billing
6 20 (5.06%) Marketing
7 7 (1.77%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.77%) Retail
8 6 (1.52%) Electronics
9 5 (1.27%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.25%) Advertising
10 1 (0.25%) Banking
10 1 (0.25%) French Language
10 1 (0.25%) German Language
10 1 (0.25%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.25%) Military
10 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (24.81%) HTML
2 90 (22.78%) CSS
3 26 (6.58%) HTML5
4 16 (4.05%) OAuth
5 14 (3.54%) Web Services
6 13 (3.29%) jQuery
6 13 (3.29%) SAML
7 12 (3.04%) CSS3
8 9 (2.28%) J2EE
8 9 (2.28%) REST
9 8 (2.03%) .NET
9 8 (2.03%) XML
10 7 (1.77%) AngularJS
10 7 (1.77%) OpenID
11 6 (1.52%) ASP.NET
12 4 (1.01%) JSON
12 4 (1.01%) Sass
13 3 (0.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (0.76%) XSLT
14 2 (0.51%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 149 (37.72%) User Experience
2 32 (8.10%) Mobile App
3 24 (6.08%) Management Information System
4 14 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (3.29%) Social Media
6 10 (2.53%) Animation
6 10 (2.53%) IVR
6 10 (2.53%) PKI
7 8 (2.03%) Graphic Design
8 7 (1.77%) BYOD
9 6 (1.52%) Driving Licence
9 6 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.52%) Statistics
10 5 (1.27%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.27%) e-Learning
11 4 (1.01%) Data Centre
11 4 (1.01%) Handset
12 3 (0.76%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.76%) SCORM
12 3 (0.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (5.06%) Linux
2 19 (4.81%) Windows
3 12 (3.04%) Windows Server
4 11 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (1.77%) Android
5 7 (1.77%) Mac OS X
5 7 (1.77%) Unix
6 6 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.27%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.27%) Solaris
8 2 (0.51%) CentOS
9 1 (0.25%) MVS
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (26.84%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (14.68%) Wireframes
3 45 (11.39%) Prototyping
4 39 (9.87%) E-Commerce
5 35 (8.86%) Service Design
6 24 (6.08%) CRM
7 23 (5.82%) Rapid Prototyping
8 22 (5.57%) Service Management
9 19 (4.81%) SEO
9 19 (4.81%) Typography
10 18 (4.56%) ITIL
11 16 (4.05%) SOA
11 16 (4.05%) UML
11 16 (4.05%) Web Design
12 15 (3.80%) Front End Development
12 15 (3.80%) Responsive Web Design
12 15 (3.80%) Web Development
13 14 (3.54%) Analytics
14 13 (3.29%) Customer Insight
14 13 (3.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 29 (7.34%) JavaScript
2 17 (4.30%) Java
3 8 (2.03%) PowerShell
4 6 (1.52%) SQL
5 3 (0.76%) C#
5 3 (0.76%) PHP
6 2 (0.51%) C
6 2 (0.51%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.51%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.25%) C++
7 1 (0.25%) COBOL
7 1 (0.25%) JCL
7 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 44 (11.14%) Degree
2 15 (3.80%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.04%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (1.77%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.01%) CCSP
6 4 (1.01%) CISM
6 4 (1.01%) CISSP
7 3 (0.76%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 3 (0.76%) CCDP
7 3 (0.76%) CCNP
8 2 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.25%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.25%) CCIE
9 1 (0.25%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.25%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.80%) QA
2 13 (3.29%) SLA
3 6 (1.52%) WCAG
4 5 (1.27%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.25%) JSP 440
System Software
1 21 (5.32%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.28%) Hyper-V
3 8 (2.03%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (1.01%) Firmware
4 4 (1.01%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.25%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.25%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (2.03%) Amdocs OSS
1 8 (2.03%) OpenAM
1 8 (2.03%) OpenIDM
1 8 (2.03%) SCCM
2 7 (1.77%) SCOM
3 6 (1.52%) Netcool
4 5 (1.27%) Puppet
5 1 (0.25%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.25%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.25%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.25%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 38 (9.62%) Adobe
2 32 (8.10%) Microsoft
3 17 (4.30%) Cisco
4 15 (3.80%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (3.29%) Oracle
6 11 (2.78%) CheckPoint
6 11 (2.78%) Red Hat
7 9 (2.28%) ForgeRock
7 9 (2.28%) VMware
8 8 (2.03%) Cramer
9 7 (1.77%) Remedy
10 6 (1.52%) Rackspace
11 5 (1.27%) HP
11 5 (1.27%) Huawei
12 4 (1.01%) Juniper
12 4 (1.01%) SAP
12 4 (1.01%) webMethods
13 3 (0.76%) BMC
13 3 (0.76%) Intergraph
14 2 (0.51%) CA
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