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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 35 8 30
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 12 42 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 3.37% 10.82% 3.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.52% 11.41% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 31 8
Median daily rate £363 £425 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £30.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +42.85%
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
341 368 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 95.79% 94.85% 92.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 270 281
Median daily rate £364 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.06% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 21 13
Median hourly rate £27.50 £16.83 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.44% -15.87%
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 2 July 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 35 (72.92%) SC Cleared
1 35 (72.92%) Security Cleared
2 32 (66.67%) Cisco
2 32 (66.67%) Juniper
3 31 (64.58%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (64.58%) MPLS
3 31 (64.58%) OSPF
3 31 (64.58%) BGP
3 31 (64.58%) CCNP
3 31 (64.58%) IPsec
4 30 (62.50%) WAN
4 30 (62.50%) VPN
5 28 (58.33%) DV Cleared
6 18 (37.50%) BT
6 18 (37.50%) JNCIS
7 16 (33.33%) Linux
8 14 (29.17%) EIGRP
9 13 (27.08%) JNCIP
10 11 (22.92%) Firewall
11 9 (18.75%) Finance
11 9 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (12.50%) Banking
13 5 (10.42%) ATM
13 5 (10.42%) SDH
13 5 (10.42%) HTML
13 5 (10.42%) Blackberry
13 5 (10.42%) Intel Security
13 5 (10.42%) Nortel
13 5 (10.42%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 5 (10.42%) 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 31 (64.58%) BGP
1 31 (64.58%) IPsec
1 31 (64.58%) MPLS
1 31 (64.58%) OSPF
2 30 (62.50%) VPN
2 30 (62.50%) WAN
3 14 (29.17%) EIGRP
4 11 (22.92%) Firewall
5 9 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (10.42%) ATM
6 5 (10.42%) DWDM
6 5 (10.42%) SDH
7 1 (2.08%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.08%) Frame Relay
7 1 (2.08%) HSRP
7 1 (2.08%) Network Security
7 1 (2.08%) RSVP
7 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.08%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (18.75%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Billing
3 2 (4.17%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) HTML
2 4 (8.33%) CSS
2 4 (8.33%) HTML5
2 4 (8.33%) PhoneGap
3 3 (6.25%) .NET
3 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 3 (6.25%) Apache Cordova
3 3 (6.25%) JSON
3 3 (6.25%) REST
3 3 (6.25%) Sencha Touch
3 3 (6.25%) WCF
3 3 (6.25%) Web Services
4 1 (2.08%) CSS3
4 1 (2.08%) Ext JS
4 1 (2.08%) Middleware
4 1 (2.08%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (10.42%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.25%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.08%) User Experience
3 1 (2.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Android
2 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.08%) CatOS
3 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.42%) SIEM
2 4 (8.33%) Wireframes
3 3 (6.25%) MVC
3 3 (6.25%) Project Management
4 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.17%) Asset Management
4 2 (4.17%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.17%) Data Analysis
4 2 (4.17%) Network Design
4 2 (4.17%) Network Management
4 2 (4.17%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.08%) Business Analysis
5 1 (2.08%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.08%) Compliance Audit
5 1 (2.08%) Integration Testing
5 1 (2.08%) Performance Testing
5 1 (2.08%) Service Design
5 1 (2.08%) Typography
5 1 (2.08%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.25%) C#
2 3 (6.25%) Java
2 3 (6.25%) Objective-C
3 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (72.92%) SC Cleared
1 35 (72.92%) Security Cleared
2 31 (64.58%) CCNP
2 31 (64.58%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (58.33%) DV Cleared
4 18 (37.50%) JNCIS
5 13 (27.08%) JNCIP
6 3 (6.25%) Degree
7 2 (4.17%) HND
8 1 (2.08%) CCIE
8 1 (2.08%) CCNA
Vendors
1 32 (66.67%) Cisco
1 32 (66.67%) Juniper
2 18 (37.50%) BT
3 5 (10.42%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 5 (10.42%) Intel Security
3 5 (10.42%) Nortel
3 5 (10.42%) Sourcefire
4 4 (8.33%) Palo Alto
4 4 (8.33%) Sencha
5 1 (2.08%) Adobe
5 1 (2.08%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.08%) F5