The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Swindon region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Designer
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 39 14 29
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 7 33 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.01% 8.89% 4.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 9.48% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 30 12
Median daily rate £443 £363 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.06% -20.76%
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 £22.50 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -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 Swindon 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
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
337 348 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 96.56% 93.80% 96.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 253 287
Median daily rate £413 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 18
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £18.10 £21.00
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 Swindon

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 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 Swindon region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 6 (40.00%) Finance
1 6 (40.00%) User Experience
2 5 (33.33%) CMS
2 5 (33.33%) Content Management
2 5 (33.33%) Degree
3 4 (26.67%) Banking
4 3 (20.00%) e-Learning
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (20.00%) Wireframes
4 3 (20.00%) Lectora
5 2 (13.33%) RIA
5 2 (13.33%) Learning Management System
5 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (13.33%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (13.33%) Validation
5 2 (13.33%) ERP
5 2 (13.33%) QA
6 1 (6.67%) WCF
6 1 (6.67%) JSON
6 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (6.67%) Network Design
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco
6 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Service Management
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Firewall

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Lectora
2 1 (6.67%) Camtasia
2 1 (6.67%) Snagit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) JSON
2 1 (6.67%) LESS
2 1 (6.67%) PhoneGap
2 1 (6.67%) REST
2 1 (6.67%) Sencha Touch
2 1 (6.67%) WCF
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) User Experience
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) e-Learning
3 2 (13.33%) Learning Management System
3 2 (13.33%) RIA
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Content Management
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Wireframes
3 2 (13.33%) ERP
3 2 (13.33%) Validation
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.67%) Information Assurance
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Network Design
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Service Design
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C#
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco
1 1 (6.67%) Sencha