The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Sussex region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Designer
South East / West Sussex
Rank 32 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 16 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.64% 3.05% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.82% 3.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 0
Median daily rate £325 £360 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £416
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -8.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -33.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
419 475 414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 95.44% 96.54% 97.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 292 261
Median daily rate £410 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.49% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £280 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 22 34
Median hourly rate £34.00 £27.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% +77.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £36.30 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Designer Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Designer
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 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
Worthing - 14 £325 -
Designer
South East

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Sussex region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 47 (77.05%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (75.41%) User Experience
3 30 (49.18%) HTML
4 29 (47.54%) CSS
5 23 (37.70%) Rapid Prototyping
5 23 (37.70%) Prototyping
6 22 (36.07%) Mobile App
7 20 (32.79%) Publishing
8 19 (31.15%) Legal
9 16 (26.23%) Front End Development
9 16 (26.23%) Degree
10 13 (21.31%) Service Design
11 12 (19.67%) Customer Insight
12 11 (18.03%) Web Application Development
12 11 (18.03%) Web Design
13 10 (16.39%) Social Media
14 9 (14.75%) Content Management
15 8 (13.11%) SEO
16 7 (11.48%) Web Usability
16 7 (11.48%) Management Information System
17 5 (8.20%) Software Engineering
17 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
18 4 (6.56%) Scrum
19 3 (4.92%) Adobe
19 3 (4.92%) Content Writing
20 2 (3.28%) Typography
20 2 (3.28%) Analytics
20 2 (3.28%) Mobile Development
20 2 (3.28%) Translating Business Requirements
20 2 (3.28%) Wireframes

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (3.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (3.28%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Axure RP
General
1 20 (32.79%) Publishing
2 19 (31.15%) Legal
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (49.18%) HTML
2 29 (47.54%) CSS
3 1 (1.64%) HTML5
3 1 (1.64%) Java EE
3 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 46 (75.41%) User Experience
2 22 (36.07%) Mobile App
3 10 (16.39%) Social Media
4 7 (11.48%) Management Information System
5 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.28%) Animation
6 2 (3.28%) Graphic Design
6 2 (3.28%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (77.05%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (37.70%) Prototyping
2 23 (37.70%) Rapid Prototyping
3 16 (26.23%) Front End Development
4 13 (21.31%) Service Design
5 12 (19.67%) Customer Insight
6 11 (18.03%) Web Application Development
6 11 (18.03%) Web Design
7 9 (14.75%) Content Management
8 8 (13.11%) SEO
9 7 (11.48%) Web Usability
10 5 (8.20%) Software Engineering
11 4 (6.56%) Scrum
12 3 (4.92%) Content Writing
13 2 (3.28%) Analytics
13 2 (3.28%) Benchmarking
13 2 (3.28%) Competitor Analysis
13 2 (3.28%) Translating Business Requirements
13 2 (3.28%) Typography
13 2 (3.28%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.64%) C
1 1 (1.64%) Java
1 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (26.23%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.64%) CCDP
2 1 (1.64%) CCNP
2 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (4.92%) Adobe
2 2 (3.28%) Apple
2 2 (3.28%) Google
3 1 (1.64%) Cisco
3 1 (1.64%) SAP