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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Designer
England / South East
Rank 85 83 94
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 173 196 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.38% 2.36% 2.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.56% 2.51% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 115 87
Median daily rate £375 £400 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £485 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £413
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -7.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £28.25 £21.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.88% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £13.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+63.63% -38.88%

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
6771 7819 8709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.29% 94.24% 93.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3909 4585 4713
Median daily rate £400 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 341 405 424
Median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.40% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £52.63 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 20 January 2017.

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
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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +8 54 £400 -11.11% 5
Berkshire -13 47 £350 -20.45% 7
Buckinghamshire +11 22 £335 -16.25% 1
West Sussex +2 15 £325 -9.72%
Surrey +10 10 £400 - 3
Kent +5 7 £225 -45.78% 1
East Sussex +3 7 £400 +88.23% 3
Middlesex +6 4 - - 1
Oxfordshire -5 3 £550 +41.93% 2
Designer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 159 (39.85%) User Experience
2 114 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (25.81%) HTML
4 94 (23.56%) CSS
5 66 (16.54%) Wireframes
6 57 (14.29%) Prototyping
7 55 (13.78%) Photoshop
8 45 (11.28%) Mobile App
9 44 (11.03%) Degree
10 40 (10.03%) Finance
11 38 (9.52%) Telecoms
11 38 (9.52%) Adobe Illustrator
11 38 (9.52%) E-Commerce
12 34 (8.52%) Rapid Prototyping
13 33 (8.27%) Microsoft
14 32 (8.02%) Adobe
14 32 (8.02%) Service Design
15 31 (7.77%) JavaScript
16 27 (6.77%) Legal
16 27 (6.77%) HTML5
17 24 (6.02%) Publishing
18 23 (5.76%) Windows
19 21 (5.26%) Billing
20 20 (5.01%) Scrum
20 20 (5.01%) Web Design
20 20 (5.01%) Service Management
20 20 (5.01%) Management Information System
20 20 (5.01%) CRM
21 19 (4.76%) LDAP
21 19 (4.76%) 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 15 (3.76%) CMS
2 9 (2.26%) Skype for Business
3 8 (2.01%) WordPress
4 7 (1.75%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.50%) Joomla!
6 4 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.75%) Smallworld
8 2 (0.50%) JBoss
8 2 (0.50%) Moodle
8 2 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.25%) Apache
9 1 (0.25%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.25%) CICS
9 1 (0.25%) Commerce Server
9 1 (0.25%) Commerce Server 2007
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 55 (13.78%) Photoshop
2 38 (9.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (3.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 15 (3.76%) MS Excel
4 7 (1.75%) Fireworks
4 7 (1.75%) MS Office
5 6 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (1.25%) InDesign
7 4 (1.00%) Adobe Captivate
7 4 (1.00%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.75%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (0.75%) InVision
9 2 (0.50%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (0.50%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.50%) Edge Animate
9 2 (0.50%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.25%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.25%) QuarkXPress
10 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (0.75%) Oracle BRM
3 2 (0.50%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.25%) Magento
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.25%) SAP hybris
4 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.25%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (3.01%) Office 365
2 8 (2.01%) Google Analytics
3 6 (1.50%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (0.75%) PaaS
5 2 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 2 (0.50%) IaaS
6 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.76%) LDAP
2 14 (3.51%) DNS
3 9 (2.26%) NetScaler
4 8 (2.01%) Intranet
5 7 (1.75%) DHCP
5 7 (1.75%) Firewall
5 7 (1.75%) Kerberos
6 6 (1.50%) SMTP
7 5 (1.25%) Broadband
8 4 (1.00%) SSL
9 3 (0.75%) DOCSIS
9 3 (0.75%) Internet
9 3 (0.75%) MVNO
9 3 (0.75%) VoIP
10 2 (0.50%) BGP
10 2 (0.50%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.50%) OSPF
10 2 (0.50%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.50%) VPN
10 2 (0.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.75%) Big Data
2 6 (1.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.00%) Hadoop
3 4 (1.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.50%) DB2
5 2 (0.50%) MySQL
5 2 (0.50%) QlikView
6 1 (0.25%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.25%) HBase
6 1 (0.25%) Impala
6 1 (0.25%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.25%) Sqoop
6 1 (0.25%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 14 (3.51%) Axure RP
1 14 (3.51%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (1.25%) Jasmine
3 4 (1.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (0.50%) SoapUI
4 2 (0.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.25%) ERwin
5 1 (0.25%) gulp
5 1 (0.25%) JUnit
5 1 (0.25%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.25%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.25%) Subversion
5 1 (0.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 40 (10.03%) Finance
2 38 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 27 (6.77%) Legal
4 24 (6.02%) Publishing
5 21 (5.26%) Billing
6 19 (4.76%) Marketing
7 11 (2.76%) Banking
8 8 (2.01%) Multimedia
8 8 (2.01%) Retail
9 7 (1.75%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.25%) Electronics
11 4 (1.00%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.50%) Advertising
13 1 (0.25%) French Language
13 1 (0.25%) German Language
13 1 (0.25%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (25.81%) HTML
2 94 (23.56%) CSS
3 27 (6.77%) HTML5
4 18 (4.51%) jQuery
5 14 (3.51%) CSS3
6 12 (3.01%) OAuth
7 10 (2.51%) .NET
7 10 (2.51%) Web Services
7 10 (2.51%) XML
8 9 (2.26%) SAML
9 7 (1.75%) AngularJS
10 6 (1.50%) ASP.NET
11 5 (1.25%) REST
12 4 (1.00%) JSON
12 4 (1.00%) Sass
12 4 (1.00%) XSD
13 3 (0.75%) Flash
13 3 (0.75%) J2EE
13 3 (0.75%) SOAP
13 3 (0.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 159 (39.85%) User Experience
2 45 (11.28%) Mobile App
3 20 (5.01%) Management Information System
4 18 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (4.26%) Social Media
6 10 (2.51%) IVR
6 10 (2.51%) PKI
7 9 (2.26%) Animation
8 7 (1.75%) BYOD
9 6 (1.50%) Driving Licence
9 6 (1.50%) iPad
9 6 (1.50%) iPhone
9 6 (1.50%) Statistics
10 5 (1.25%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.25%) Graphic Design
10 5 (1.25%) Mobile Banking
10 5 (1.25%) SCORM
11 4 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.00%) Handset
11 4 (1.00%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 23 (5.76%) Windows
2 18 (4.51%) Android
3 17 (4.26%) Windows Server
4 16 (4.01%) Apple iOS
5 11 (2.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.75%) Linux
7 7 (1.75%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.50%) CentOS
8 2 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.25%) MVS
9 1 (0.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (16.54%) Wireframes
3 57 (14.29%) Prototyping
4 38 (9.52%) E-Commerce
5 34 (8.52%) Rapid Prototyping
6 32 (8.02%) Service Design
7 20 (5.01%) CRM
7 20 (5.01%) Scrum
7 20 (5.01%) Service Management
7 20 (5.01%) Web Design
8 19 (4.76%) Typography
9 18 (4.51%) Front End Development
10 17 (4.26%) Analytics
10 17 (4.26%) ITIL
11 15 (3.76%) Content Management
11 15 (3.76%) Information Architecture
11 15 (3.76%) SEO
12 14 (3.51%) SOA
13 13 (3.26%) TOGAF
13 13 (3.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 31 (7.77%) JavaScript
2 17 (4.26%) PowerShell
3 13 (3.26%) Java
4 7 (1.75%) SQL
5 5 (1.25%) C#
6 2 (0.50%) C
6 2 (0.50%) Scala
6 2 (0.50%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.50%) VB
7 1 (0.25%) C++
7 1 (0.25%) COBOL
7 1 (0.25%) JCL
7 1 (0.25%) PHP
7 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 44 (11.03%) Degree
2 14 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.76%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.01%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.25%) CCNP
5 5 (1.25%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.00%) CCDP
7 2 (0.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 2 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.50%) CCIE
7 2 (0.50%) CCNA
7 2 (0.50%) CCSP
7 2 (0.50%) CISM
7 2 (0.50%) CISSP
7 2 (0.50%) JNCIS
8 1 (0.25%) CCDA
8 1 (0.25%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (0.25%) CCVP
8 1 (0.25%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.01%) QA
2 14 (3.51%) SLA
3 3 (0.75%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.25%) JSP 440
System Software
1 17 (4.26%) Hyper-V
2 12 (3.01%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.26%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (2.26%) XenDesktop
3 9 (2.26%) XenServer
4 8 (2.01%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (1.00%) Firmware
5 4 (1.00%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.25%) HDFS
6 1 (0.25%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 8 (2.01%) Amdocs OSS
1 8 (2.01%) SCCM
2 7 (1.75%) SCOM
3 5 (1.25%) Netcool
4 3 (0.75%) OpenAM
4 3 (0.75%) OpenIDM
5 1 (0.25%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.25%) Cisco CME
5 1 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.25%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.25%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.25%) Oozie
Vendors
1 33 (8.27%) Microsoft
2 32 (8.02%) Adobe
3 14 (3.51%) Cisco
4 13 (3.26%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (3.01%) Oracle
5 12 (3.01%) VMware
6 10 (2.51%) Citrix
7 8 (2.01%) Cramer
8 7 (1.75%) CheckPoint
9 6 (1.50%) ClickTale
9 6 (1.50%) Rackspace
10 5 (1.25%) Remedy
10 5 (1.25%) SAP
11 4 (1.00%) EXTOL
11 4 (1.00%) ForgeRock
11 4 (1.00%) Huawei
11 4 (1.00%) TIBCO
12 3 (0.75%) HP
12 3 (0.75%) Intergraph
12 3 (0.75%) Siebel
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