The first table below looks at the demand for the Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Staines 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Staines region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 27 25 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 3 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 1.80% 2.54% 2.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 2.79% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate £338 £325 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +160.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.57%
Job Titles Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
156 179 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 93.41% 90.86% 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 21 53
Average daily rate £373 £360 £377
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.47% -4.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £225 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 6
Average hourly rate £26.25 £13.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.92% -35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £40.00 £33.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Designer
Surrey

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Designer in the job title across the Staines region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Staines

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 12 (85.71%) Photoshop
2 11 (78.57%) HTML
3 8 (57.14%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (57.14%) Graphic Design
3 8 (57.14%) CSS
3 8 (57.14%) Flash
3 8 (57.14%) Quicktime
3 8 (57.14%) Apple
3 8 (57.14%) QuarkXPress
3 8 (57.14%) Intranet
3 8 (57.14%) HTML5
3 8 (57.14%) CSS3
4 7 (50.00%) Finance
5 6 (42.86%) Fireworks
5 6 (42.86%) Dreamweaver
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 6 (42.86%) MS Office
6 4 (28.57%) Axure RP
7 3 (21.43%) Information Architecture
7 3 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
7 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (14.29%) Web 2.0
8 2 (14.29%) ITIL
8 2 (14.29%) Service Management
8 2 (14.29%) ITSM
8 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
9 1 (7.14%) Project Management
9 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (7.14%) ERP

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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.

Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Photoshop
2 8 (57.14%) Quicktime
2 8 (57.14%) QuarkXPress
2 8 (57.14%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (42.86%) Fireworks
3 6 (42.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (28.57%) Axure RP
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 8 (57.14%) CSS
2 8 (57.14%) Flash
2 8 (57.14%) HTML5
2 8 (57.14%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Graphic Design
2 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
3 2 (14.29%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (21.43%) Information Architecture
1 3 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (14.29%) Service Management
2 2 (14.29%) ITSM
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) ERP
3 1 (7.14%) SOA
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Product Management
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Apple
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft