The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Designer
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 63 91 79
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 32 25 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.20% 1.28% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 1.33% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 22
Median daily rate £350 £350 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1401 1874 1710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.35% 96.10% 95.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 892 1267 1139
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 64 74
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.15 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.20 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Designer Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Designer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
Leeds +12 28 £350 -6.66% 12
Bradford +12 3 £388 - 1
Halifax - 1 £550 - 1
Designer
Yorkshire

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Yorkshire region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 37 (46.25%) User Experience
2 31 (38.75%) HTML
2 31 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (28.75%) CSS
4 15 (18.75%) Adobe
4 15 (18.75%) HTML5
5 13 (16.25%) Wireframes
6 12 (15.00%) JavaScript
7 11 (13.75%) Photoshop
7 11 (13.75%) Adobe Illustrator
7 11 (13.75%) Prototyping
8 10 (12.50%) Oracle
9 9 (11.25%) RAD
9 9 (11.25%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (11.25%) Data Modelling
9 9 (11.25%) ETL
9 9 (11.25%) Netezza
9 9 (11.25%) Service Design
9 9 (11.25%) Typography
9 9 (11.25%) Oracle ODI
9 9 (11.25%) Dimensional Modelling
10 7 (8.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 7 (8.75%) Web Application Development
10 7 (8.75%) Publishing
10 7 (8.75%) Telecoms
11 6 (7.50%) SEO
11 6 (7.50%) Games
11 6 (7.50%) Marketing
11 6 (7.50%) Billing
11 6 (7.50%) Cisco

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (2.50%) IIS
2 1 (1.25%) CMS
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (13.75%) Adobe Illustrator
1 11 (13.75%) Photoshop
2 7 (8.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (6.25%) MS Office
4 3 (3.75%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
5 2 (2.50%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (1.25%) Edge Animate
6 1 (1.25%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (5.00%) FCoE
2 4 (5.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (5.00%) NX-OS
3 3 (3.75%) Internet
3 3 (3.75%) WAN
4 2 (2.50%) DHCP
4 2 (2.50%) DNS
4 2 (2.50%) Firewall
4 2 (2.50%) FTP
4 2 (2.50%) HTTP
4 2 (2.50%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.50%) SMTP
4 2 (2.50%) SSL
4 2 (2.50%) Telnet
5 1 (1.25%) H.323
5 1 (1.25%) ISUP
5 1 (1.25%) Q.931
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.25%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (11.25%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (2.50%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (2.50%) Axure RP
2 2 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 7 (8.75%) Publishing
1 7 (8.75%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.50%) Billing
2 6 (7.50%) Games
2 6 (7.50%) Marketing
3 5 (6.25%) Legal
4 4 (5.00%) Finance
5 3 (3.75%) Banking
6 2 (2.50%) Retail
7 1 (1.25%) Advertising
7 1 (1.25%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (38.75%) HTML
2 23 (28.75%) CSS
3 15 (18.75%) HTML5
4 6 (7.50%) CSS3
5 3 (3.75%) LESS
5 3 (3.75%) Sass
6 2 (2.50%) .NET
6 2 (2.50%) Flash
6 2 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.25%) CCXML
7 1 (1.25%) jQuery
7 1 (1.25%) REST
7 1 (1.25%) RFC 2833
7 1 (1.25%) VXML
7 1 (1.25%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (46.25%) User Experience
2 5 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.00%) Animation
3 4 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.00%) Graphic Design
3 4 (5.00%) Motion Graphics
4 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.50%) Minimum Viable Product
5 2 (2.50%) Social Media
6 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.25%) iPhone
6 1 (1.25%) IVR
6 1 (1.25%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.25%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.25%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.50%) Android
1 2 (2.50%) Windows
1 2 (2.50%) Windows Server
1 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (16.25%) Wireframes
3 11 (13.75%) Prototyping
4 9 (11.25%) Data Modelling
4 9 (11.25%) Dimensional Modelling
4 9 (11.25%) ETL
4 9 (11.25%) RAD
4 9 (11.25%) Service Design
4 9 (11.25%) Typography
5 7 (8.75%) Web Application Development
6 6 (7.50%) Data Protection
6 6 (7.50%) Front End Development
6 6 (7.50%) SEO
7 5 (6.25%) Rapid Prototyping
8 4 (5.00%) ITIL
8 4 (5.00%) Migration
8 4 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (5.00%) Web Design
9 3 (3.75%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (3.75%) C
3 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (5.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) CCNP
2 2 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.25%) CCIE
3 1 (1.25%) CCNA
3 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.25%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.25%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 15 (18.75%) Adobe
2 10 (12.50%) Oracle
3 9 (11.25%) Netezza
4 6 (7.50%) Cisco
5 5 (6.25%) F5
6 4 (5.00%) Brocade
6 4 (5.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.75%) CheckPoint
7 3 (3.75%) VMware
8 2 (2.50%) Google
9 1 (1.25%) HP
9 1 (1.25%) TippingPoint
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