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 25 August 2016 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 8 17 5
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 8 1 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 18.60% 1.61% 24.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.60% 1.69% 24.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £475 - £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £34.01 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-13.99% +74.41%
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
43 59 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 100.00% 95.16% 99.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 29
Median daily rate £325 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.61% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £375 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.88 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 25 August 2016, 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 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database
3 6 (46.15%) ObjectStore
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) EMC
3 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
3 6 (46.15%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Banking
3 6 (46.15%) Software Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Selenium
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (38.46%) User Experience
4 5 (38.46%) Wireframes
5 3 (23.08%) Information Architecture
5 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) Prototyping
5 3 (23.08%) Axure RP
5 3 (23.08%) Analytics
6 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
6 2 (15.38%) Service Design
6 2 (15.38%) Data Integration
6 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (7.69%) Adobe
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database
2 6 (46.15%) ObjectStore
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (7.69%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Selenium
2 3 (23.08%) Axure RP
3 1 (7.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Data Integration
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
1 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) Software Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Wireframes
3 3 (23.08%) Analytics
3 3 (23.08%) Information Architecture
3 3 (23.08%) Prototyping
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
4 2 (15.38%) Service Design
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) ETL
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) EMC
2 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe
3 1 (7.69%) Informatica