The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 5 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 26 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 24.30% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 24.53% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£420 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £23.75 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-17.89% -1.04%
Designer
Scotland

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
106 41 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 99.07% 95.35% 90.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 58
Average daily rate £400 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £18.75 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Designer Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 18 (69.23%) Finance
2 16 (61.54%) SQL
3 13 (50.00%) .NET
3 13 (50.00%) Java
4 10 (38.46%) IBM
4 10 (38.46%) UML
4 10 (38.46%) FileNet
4 10 (38.46%) Workflow
5 9 (34.62%) Management Information System
6 8 (30.77%) Data Management
6 8 (30.77%) Performance Testing
6 8 (30.77%) Data Integration
7 6 (23.08%) Oracle
8 5 (19.23%) GoldenSource
8 5 (19.23%) Asset Management
8 5 (19.23%) Markit EDM
9 4 (15.38%) Banking
9 4 (15.38%) Linux
10 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (11.54%) LAN
10 3 (11.54%) WAN
10 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
10 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
10 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
11 2 (7.69%) Investment Management
12 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
12 1 (3.85%) Network Design
12 1 (3.85%) Control-M

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (38.46%) FileNet
2 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) LAN
1 3 (11.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
General
1 18 (69.23%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Management Information System
2 8 (30.77%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) UML
1 10 (38.46%) Workflow
2 8 (30.77%) Data Management
2 8 (30.77%) Performance Testing
3 5 (19.23%) Asset Management
4 2 (7.69%) Investment Management
5 1 (3.85%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) SQL
2 13 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) IBM
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle
3 5 (19.23%) GoldenSource