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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 42 75 49
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 86 50 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.62% 2.23% 3.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.78% 2.32% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 39 30
Median daily rate £355 £350 £173
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +102.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £300 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £503 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £29.15 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-9.93% +34.00%
Designer
Yorkshire

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
1798 2151 1557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.51% 96.11% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1153 1448 935
Median daily rate £380 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £258 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 96 77
Median hourly rate £12.25 £13.00 £12.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £21.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 27 September 2016.

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 27 September 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
Leeds +8 45 £350 - 7
Bradford +38 31 £338 +125.00%
Halifax +13 7 £395 -
Huddersfield - 1 £163 -
Designer
Yorkshire

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Yorkshire region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 59 (54.63%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (52.78%) User Experience
3 24 (22.22%) Adobe
3 24 (22.22%) Wireframes
4 23 (21.30%) RAD
4 23 (21.30%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (20.37%) Data Modelling
5 22 (20.37%) ETL
5 22 (20.37%) HTML
5 22 (20.37%) Oracle
5 22 (20.37%) Netezza
5 22 (20.37%) Dimensional Modelling
5 22 (20.37%) Oracle ODI
6 20 (18.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 18 (16.67%) CSS
8 14 (12.96%) Finance
9 12 (11.11%) Analytics
10 10 (9.26%) Web Application Development
10 10 (9.26%) Typography
10 10 (9.26%) OmniGraffle
10 10 (9.26%) Axure RP
10 10 (9.26%) Legal
10 10 (9.26%) Publishing
10 10 (9.26%) SEO
10 10 (9.26%) Photoshop
11 9 (8.33%) Telecoms
11 9 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
11 9 (8.33%) Degree
12 8 (7.41%) JavaScript
12 8 (7.41%) Prototyping

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 (1.85%) IIS
2 1 (0.93%) CICS
2 1 (0.93%) Confluence
2 1 (0.93%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.93%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (18.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 10 (9.26%) OmniGraffle
2 10 (9.26%) Photoshop
3 9 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (2.78%) InVision
4 3 (2.78%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.78%) MS Office
5 1 (0.93%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.48%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.85%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (1.85%) BGP
2 2 (1.85%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (1.85%) DMZ
2 2 (1.85%) EIGRP
2 2 (1.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (1.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (1.85%) Internet
2 2 (1.85%) OSPF
2 2 (1.85%) WLAN
3 1 (0.93%) DPNSS
3 1 (0.93%) Firewall
3 1 (0.93%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.93%) ISUP
3 1 (0.93%) MGCP
3 1 (0.93%) Q.931
3 1 (0.93%) RTP
3 1 (0.93%) SS7
3 1 (0.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.30%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (20.37%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (3.70%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.78%) Big Data
4 3 (2.78%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (9.26%) Axure RP
2 2 (1.85%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.93%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.93%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.93%) JIRA
3 1 (0.93%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (0.93%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.93%) Protractor
3 1 (0.93%) Subversion
3 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.93%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (12.96%) Finance
2 10 (9.26%) Legal
2 10 (9.26%) Publishing
3 9 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.56%) Banking
4 6 (5.56%) Retail
5 5 (4.63%) Billing
6 2 (1.85%) Games
6 2 (1.85%) Marketing
7 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (20.37%) HTML
2 18 (16.67%) CSS
3 5 (4.63%) HTML5
4 3 (2.78%) CSS3
5 2 (1.85%) .NET
5 2 (1.85%) jQuery
5 2 (1.85%) WCF
5 2 (1.85%) Web Services
6 1 (0.93%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.93%) Backbone.js
6 1 (0.93%) CCXML
6 1 (0.93%) Ember.js
6 1 (0.93%) Flash
6 1 (0.93%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (0.93%) LESS
6 1 (0.93%) Sass
6 1 (0.93%) Symfony
6 1 (0.93%) VXML
6 1 (0.93%) WAP
6 1 (0.93%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 57 (52.78%) User Experience
2 6 (5.56%) Taxonomies
3 5 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.63%) Social Media
4 4 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.85%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.85%) W3C
6 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.93%) AS400
6 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.93%) iPhone
6 1 (0.93%) iSeries
6 1 (0.93%) IVR
6 1 (0.93%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (0.93%) Photography
6 1 (0.93%) RIA
6 1 (0.93%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.56%) Android
2 5 (4.63%) Apple iOS
2 5 (4.63%) Windows
3 4 (3.70%) Linux
3 4 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.78%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.85%) CentOS
6 1 (0.93%) OS/400
6 1 (0.93%) Unix
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (54.63%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (22.22%) Wireframes
3 23 (21.30%) RAD
4 22 (20.37%) Data Modelling
4 22 (20.37%) Dimensional Modelling
4 22 (20.37%) ETL
5 12 (11.11%) Analytics
6 10 (9.26%) SEO
6 10 (9.26%) Typography
6 10 (9.26%) Web Application Development
7 8 (7.41%) Prototyping
7 8 (7.41%) Service Design
8 7 (6.48%) Benchmarking
8 7 (6.48%) Competitor Analysis
8 7 (6.48%) Translating Business Requirements
9 6 (5.56%) Iconography
9 6 (5.56%) Web Design
10 5 (4.63%) CRM
10 5 (4.63%) ITIL
10 5 (4.63%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.41%) JavaScript
2 5 (4.63%) SQL
3 2 (1.85%) C#
3 2 (1.85%) Java
4 1 (0.93%) COBOL
4 1 (0.93%) LINC
4 1 (0.93%) PHP
4 1 (0.93%) RPG
4 1 (0.93%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 9 (8.33%) Degree
2 4 (3.70%) CCNP
2 4 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.85%) CCNA
4 1 (0.93%) CCDP
4 1 (0.93%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.93%) Docker
1 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.93%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.93%) Puppet
1 1 (0.93%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (22.22%) Adobe
2 22 (20.37%) Netezza
2 22 (20.37%) Oracle
3 7 (6.48%) Google
4 6 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.70%) Cisco
5 4 (3.70%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.85%) F5
6 2 (1.85%) HP
6 2 (1.85%) TippingPoint
7 1 (0.93%) Avaya
7 1 (0.93%) Brocade
7 1 (0.93%) Genesys
7 1 (0.93%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.93%) Splunk
7 1 (0.93%) Unisys
7 1 (0.93%) Verint
7 1 (0.93%) VMware
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