The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Stirling region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Designer
Scotland / Stirling
Rank 5 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 4 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 17.39% 1.89% 6.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.39% 1.96% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £368 £250 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.25 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.28% -22.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Stirling 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
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
23 51 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 100.00% 96.23% 97.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 39
Median daily rate £438 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £166 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Stirling region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 7 (63.64%) HTML
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
1 7 (63.64%) CSS
1 7 (63.64%) Adobe
1 7 (63.64%) Zurb Foundation
1 7 (63.64%) User Experience
1 7 (63.64%) Typography
1 7 (63.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) Front End Development
3 5 (45.45%) Iconography
3 5 (45.45%) Wireframes
4 4 (36.36%) Prototyping
4 4 (36.36%) Motion Graphics
4 4 (36.36%) Analytics
4 4 (36.36%) Axure RP
5 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Marketing
5 2 (18.18%) Graphic Design
5 2 (18.18%) Animation
5 2 (18.18%) Multivariate Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) Workflow
5 2 (18.18%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
6 1 (9.09%) Scorecard
6 1 (9.09%) ETL
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling 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 7 (63.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Axure RP
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) CSS
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
1 7 (63.64%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) User Experience
2 4 (36.36%) Motion Graphics
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Animation
3 2 (18.18%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Typography
2 5 (45.45%) Front End Development
2 5 (45.45%) Iconography
2 5 (45.45%) Wireframes
3 4 (36.36%) Analytics
3 4 (36.36%) Prototyping
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
4 2 (18.18%) Multivariate Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Adobe
2 1 (9.09%) Informatica
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Twitter