The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Instructional Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Instructional Designer
UK
Rank 589 606 597
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Contract jobs requiring an Instructional Designer 11 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.024% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.025% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 2
Median daily rate £363 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £270 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £306 £270
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £240 £250
% change year-on-year
+35.41% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42483 48201 47260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27643 30615 29774
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1508 1765 1883
Median hourly rate £17.77 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.54% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Instructional Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Instructional Designer in the job title.

Instructional Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Instructional Designer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Instructional Designer within the UK.

Instructional Designer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Instructional Designer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Instructional Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Instructional Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Instructional Designer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Instructional Designer within the UK.

Instructional Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Instructional Designer
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Instructional Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +23 11 £363 +20.83% 1
London +3 5 £363 +20.83% 1
South East - 3 £225 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £425 -
East of England - 3 £425 -
Brighton - 2 £225 -
East Sussex - 2 £225 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £220 -
Watford - 1 £425 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £220 -

Instructional Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Instructional 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 featuring Instructional Designer in the job title.

1 28 (75.68%) e-Learning
2 13 (35.14%) Adobe
2 13 (35.14%) SCORM
3 12 (32.43%) Learning Management System
3 12 (32.43%) Adobe Captivate
4 11 (29.73%) Content Development
5 10 (27.03%) HTML5
5 10 (27.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (27.03%) HTML
6 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
6 9 (24.32%) Video Editing
7 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
7 8 (21.62%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (18.92%) Flash
8 7 (18.92%) Web Design
9 6 (16.22%) Animation
9 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
9 6 (16.22%) MS Office
9 6 (16.22%) Games
9 6 (16.22%) Adobe Premiere
10 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (10.81%) Finance
10 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
11 3 (8.11%) Time Management
11 3 (8.11%) Multimedia
11 3 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
11 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (8.11%) Electronics
11 3 (8.11%) CRM
11 3 (8.11%) SharePoint

Instructional Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) Moodle
3 1 (2.70%) CMS
3 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Adobe Captivate
2 10 (27.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (16.22%) Adobe Premiere
3 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
3 6 (16.22%) MS Office
4 2 (5.41%) Camtasia
4 2 (5.41%) Lectora
5 1 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.70%) SAP Retail
2 1 (2.70%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
1 1 (2.70%) WebEx
General
1 6 (16.22%) Games
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
3 3 (8.11%) Electronics
3 3 (8.11%) Multimedia
4 2 (5.41%) Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Retail
5 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) HTML
1 10 (27.03%) HTML5
2 7 (18.92%) Flash
3 2 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.70%) CSS
4 1 (2.70%) CSS3
4 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (75.68%) e-Learning
2 13 (35.14%) SCORM
3 12 (32.43%) Learning Management System
4 9 (24.32%) Video Editing
5 6 (16.22%) Animation
6 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
7 1 (2.70%) Graphic Design
7 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Android
1 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Content Development
2 8 (21.62%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (18.92%) Web Design
4 3 (8.11%) Business Transformation
4 3 (8.11%) CRM
4 3 (8.11%) Project Management
4 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (8.11%) Time Management
5 2 (5.41%) Document Management
5 2 (5.41%) Wireframes
6 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.70%) Coaching
6 1 (2.70%) Content Management
6 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.70%) Information Architecture
6 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.70%) Migration
6 1 (2.70%) Order to Cash
6 1 (2.70%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Adobe
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) SAP
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco
4 1 (2.70%) iManage
4 1 (2.70%) Polycom