The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk 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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 28 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 5 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.07% - 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.16% - 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate
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- - £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +31.57%
Designer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
232 164 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 96.27% 92.66% 96.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 98 143
Average daily rate £400 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 27 14
Average hourly rate £12.75 £13.75 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.27% +30.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.55 £9.00 £9.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.10 £25.72 £16.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 4 (66.67%) Network Security
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Network Management
2 3 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (50.00%) Billing
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) DPNSS
3 2 (33.33%) QSIG
3 2 (33.33%) Avaya
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) PBX
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) IVR

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 1 (16.67%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Network Security
2 3 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) DPNSS
3 2 (33.33%) QSIG
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) PBX
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
4 1 (16.67%) IPv4
4 1 (16.67%) IPv6
4 1 (16.67%) OSPF
4 1 (16.67%) BGP
4 1 (16.67%) H.323
4 1 (16.67%) IPsec
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (33.33%) IVR
3 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
3 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Network Management
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) WFM
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Information Management
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) JNCIS
4 1 (16.67%) HND
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Avaya
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Tandberg
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) McAfee
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
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