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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 13 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 2.33% 3.75% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.50% 3.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £250 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £406 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £22.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-27.77% -6.25%
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
40 78 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 93.02% 97.50% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 39 12
Average daily rate £350 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £275 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £460 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 4 (66.67%) SDLC
3 3 (50.00%) Informatica
3 3 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) SOA
5 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Coaching
5 1 (16.67%) User Experience
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Banking

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) SDLC
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Informatica