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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 24 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 16 23 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 4.89% 7.21% 7.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.11% 7.49% 8.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 21
Median daily rate £363 £425 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% -11.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.63 £30.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +35.55%
Designer
Wiltshire

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
313 307 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 95.72% 96.24% 91.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 222 292
Median daily rate £363 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 13
Median hourly rate £27.50 £16.83 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.44% -15.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.65 £21.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 27 May 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 Swindon region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 33 (67.35%) Cisco
1 33 (67.35%) Juniper
1 33 (67.35%) Security Cleared
1 33 (67.35%) SC Cleared
2 29 (59.18%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (59.18%) MPLS
2 29 (59.18%) OSPF
2 29 (59.18%) CCNP
2 29 (59.18%) BGP
2 29 (59.18%) IPsec
3 28 (57.14%) WAN
3 28 (57.14%) VPN
4 26 (53.06%) DV Cleared
5 18 (36.73%) BT
5 18 (36.73%) JNCIS
6 16 (32.65%) Linux
7 14 (28.57%) Firewall
8 12 (24.49%) EIGRP
9 11 (22.45%) JNCIP
10 9 (18.37%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (16.33%) Finance
12 5 (10.20%) Blackberry
12 5 (10.20%) Banking
12 5 (10.20%) ATM
12 5 (10.20%) SDH
12 5 (10.20%) Nortel
12 5 (10.20%) Intel Security
12 5 (10.20%) DWDM
12 5 (10.20%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 5 (10.20%) Sourcefire

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 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.04%) MS Office
1 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (59.18%) BGP
1 29 (59.18%) IPsec
1 29 (59.18%) MPLS
1 29 (59.18%) OSPF
2 28 (57.14%) VPN
2 28 (57.14%) WAN
3 14 (28.57%) Firewall
4 12 (24.49%) EIGRP
5 9 (18.37%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (10.20%) ATM
6 5 (10.20%) DWDM
6 5 (10.20%) SDH
7 2 (4.08%) Network Security
8 1 (2.04%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.04%) HSRP
8 1 (2.04%) Multicast
8 1 (2.04%) RSVP
8 1 (2.04%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Billing
3 2 (4.08%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) HTML
2 3 (6.12%) .NET
2 3 (6.12%) CSS
2 3 (6.12%) HTML5
2 3 (6.12%) PhoneGap
3 2 (4.08%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.08%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (4.08%) JSON
3 2 (4.08%) REST
3 2 (4.08%) Sencha Touch
3 2 (4.08%) WCF
3 2 (4.08%) Web Services
4 1 (2.04%) CSS3
4 1 (2.04%) Ext JS
4 1 (2.04%) Middleware
4 1 (2.04%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.65%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Android
2 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.04%) CatOS
3 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.20%) SIEM
2 4 (8.16%) Wireframes
3 3 (6.12%) Network Design
3 3 (6.12%) Project Management
4 2 (4.08%) Asset Management
4 2 (4.08%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.08%) Data Analysis
4 2 (4.08%) MVC
4 2 (4.08%) Network Architecture
4 2 (4.08%) Network Management
4 2 (4.08%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.04%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.04%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.04%) Compliance Audit
5 1 (2.04%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (2.04%) Integration Testing
5 1 (2.04%) Performance Testing
5 1 (2.04%) Service Design
5 1 (2.04%) TOGAF
5 1 (2.04%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.08%) C#
2 2 (4.08%) Java
2 2 (4.08%) Objective-C
3 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (67.35%) SC Cleared
1 33 (67.35%) Security Cleared
2 29 (59.18%) CCNP
2 29 (59.18%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (53.06%) DV Cleared
4 18 (36.73%) JNCIS
5 11 (22.45%) JNCIP
6 3 (6.12%) Degree
7 2 (4.08%) HND
8 1 (2.04%) CCIE
8 1 (2.04%) CCNA
Vendors
1 33 (67.35%) Cisco
1 33 (67.35%) Juniper
2 18 (36.73%) BT
3 5 (10.20%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 5 (10.20%) Intel Security
3 5 (10.20%) Nortel
3 5 (10.20%) Sourcefire
4 4 (8.16%) Blue Coat
4 4 (8.16%) F5
4 4 (8.16%) Palo Alto
5 3 (6.12%) Sencha
6 2 (4.08%) Intel
6 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.04%) Adobe