The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Telford 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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 48 28 19
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 14 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 3.87% 2.10% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.93% 2.17% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £27.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+39.09% +14.58%
Designer
Shropshire

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
356 138 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 98.34% 96.50% 81.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 57 54
Average daily rate £460 £425 £341
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.23% +24.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £288 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £613 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Telford 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 27 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (96.43%) User Experience
2 14 (50.00%) CSS
3 13 (46.43%) Publishing
3 13 (46.43%) HTML
3 13 (46.43%) Mobile App
3 13 (46.43%) Rapid Prototyping
4 11 (39.29%) Degree
5 10 (35.71%) Legal
5 10 (35.71%) SEO
5 10 (35.71%) Social Media
5 10 (35.71%) Customer Insight
5 10 (35.71%) Web Application Development
6 8 (28.57%) Web Usability
6 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
7 4 (14.29%) Scrum
8 3 (10.71%) Web Design
8 3 (10.71%) Content Management
9 2 (7.14%) Front End Development
9 2 (7.14%) Service Design
10 1 (3.57%) Finance
10 1 (3.57%) UX Design

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Telford 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.

General
1 13 (46.43%) Publishing
2 10 (35.71%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) CSS
2 13 (46.43%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (96.43%) User Experience
2 13 (46.43%) Mobile App
3 10 (35.71%) Social Media
4 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Rapid Prototyping
3 10 (35.71%) Customer Insight
3 10 (35.71%) SEO
3 10 (35.71%) Web Application Development
4 8 (28.57%) Web Usability
5 4 (14.29%) Scrum
6 3 (10.71%) Content Management
6 3 (10.71%) Web Design
7 2 (7.14%) Front End Development
7 2 (7.14%) Service Design
8 1 (3.57%) UX Design
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Degree