The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Telford region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Designer
Shropshire / Telford
Rank 26 25 28
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 1 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 0.65% 7.34% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 7.62% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £400 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +128.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £383 £413
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £13.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+63.63% -38.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Telford 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
Telford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
148 210 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 96.73% 96.33% 95.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 58 57
Median daily rate £450 £460 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +22.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £378 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 6
Median hourly rate £21.47 - £13.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Telford

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Telford

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Telford

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Telford

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Telford region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 28 (96.55%) User Experience
2 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (65.52%) Publishing
4 13 (44.83%) Legal
5 12 (41.38%) Management Information System
5 12 (41.38%) Web Usability
5 12 (41.38%) Web Application Development
6 9 (31.03%) Service Design
7 8 (27.59%) Rapid Prototyping
7 8 (27.59%) Social Media
7 8 (27.59%) SEO
7 8 (27.59%) HTML
7 8 (27.59%) CSS
7 8 (27.59%) Prototyping
8 7 (24.14%) Content Management
8 7 (24.14%) Mobile App
9 6 (20.69%) Web Design
10 5 (17.24%) Scrum
11 4 (13.79%) Web Services
11 4 (13.79%) Content Writing
12 3 (10.34%) Degree
13 2 (6.90%) Google Analytics
13 2 (6.90%) Competitor Analysis
13 2 (6.90%) Google
13 2 (6.90%) Taxonomies
13 2 (6.90%) Adobe
13 2 (6.90%) Benchmarking
13 2 (6.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (6.90%) Translating Business Requirements
13 2 (6.90%) Front End Development

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Telford 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 2 (6.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (6.90%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Axure RP
General
1 19 (65.52%) Publishing
2 13 (44.83%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) CSS
1 8 (27.59%) HTML
2 4 (13.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (96.55%) User Experience
2 12 (41.38%) Management Information System
3 8 (27.59%) Social Media
4 7 (24.14%) Mobile App
5 2 (6.90%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) Web Application Development
2 12 (41.38%) Web Usability
3 9 (31.03%) Service Design
4 8 (27.59%) Prototyping
4 8 (27.59%) Rapid Prototyping
4 8 (27.59%) SEO
5 7 (24.14%) Content Management
6 6 (20.69%) Web Design
7 5 (17.24%) Scrum
8 4 (13.79%) Content Writing
9 2 (6.90%) Analytics
9 2 (6.90%) Benchmarking
9 2 (6.90%) Competitor Analysis
9 2 (6.90%) Customer Insight
9 2 (6.90%) Front End Development
9 2 (6.90%) Translating Business Requirements
9 2 (6.90%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Adobe
1 2 (6.90%) Google