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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 37 48 34
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 56 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 7.38% 2.51% 2.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.50% 2.62% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 13 5
Median daily rate £325 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.63 £30.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +35.55%
Designer
South East

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
747 534 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 98.42% 95.70% 93.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 465 355 188
Median daily rate £425 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 31
Median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £9.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 25 May 2016.

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 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -9 37 £285 -
Crawley -9 6 £375 +15.38% 1
Gatwick +2 4 £375 +20.00% 1
Horsham - 1 - -
Designer
South East

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 West Sussex region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 58 (87.88%) User Experience
2 56 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (40.91%) Mobile App
4 21 (31.82%) HTML
4 21 (31.82%) CSS
5 20 (30.30%) Publishing
6 19 (28.79%) Android
7 17 (25.76%) Apple iOS
7 17 (25.76%) Degree
8 15 (22.73%) Content Management
8 15 (22.73%) Legal
8 15 (22.73%) Rapid Prototyping
9 9 (13.64%) Apple
10 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
11 6 (9.09%) Service Design
11 6 (9.09%) Typography
11 6 (9.09%) Management Information System
11 6 (9.09%) Mobile Development
11 6 (9.09%) Social Media
12 5 (7.58%) Web Application Development
12 5 (7.58%) SEO
12 5 (7.58%) CMS
12 5 (7.58%) Scrum
12 5 (7.58%) Web Design
12 5 (7.58%) Wireframes
13 4 (6.06%) Web Usability
14 3 (4.55%) HTML5
14 3 (4.55%) Customer Insight
14 3 (4.55%) Android Development
14 3 (4.55%) Front End Development

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.58%) CMS
2 2 (3.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Silverpop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.52%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (30.30%) Publishing
2 15 (22.73%) Legal
3 1 (1.52%) Finance
3 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (31.82%) CSS
1 21 (31.82%) HTML
2 3 (4.55%) HTML5
3 2 (3.03%) Ajax
3 2 (3.03%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.03%) Backbone.js
3 2 (3.03%) CSS3
3 2 (3.03%) Durandal
3 2 (3.03%) jQuery
3 2 (3.03%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (3.03%) React
3 2 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 58 (87.88%) User Experience
2 27 (40.91%) Mobile App
3 6 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 6 (9.09%) Social Media
4 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.79%) Android
2 17 (25.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.73%) Content Management
2 15 (22.73%) Rapid Prototyping
3 6 (9.09%) Mobile Development
3 6 (9.09%) Service Design
3 6 (9.09%) Typography
4 5 (7.58%) Scrum
4 5 (7.58%) SEO
4 5 (7.58%) Web Application Development
4 5 (7.58%) Web Design
4 5 (7.58%) Wireframes
5 4 (6.06%) Web Usability
6 3 (4.55%) Android Development
6 3 (4.55%) Customer Insight
6 3 (4.55%) Front End Development
7 2 (3.03%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 2 (3.03%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.03%) ETL
7 2 (3.03%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (1.52%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (25.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (13.64%) Apple
2 2 (3.03%) EPiServer
2 2 (3.03%) Sitecore
2 2 (3.03%) Talend
3 1 (1.52%) Adobe
3 1 (1.52%) IBM