The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 82 69 75
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 28 37 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.39% 2.14% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 2.26% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 25 17
Average daily rate £363 £463 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.62% +32.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £350 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £700 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £406 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £22.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-27.77% -6.25%
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
1915 1634 1471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 94.99% 94.56% 96.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1288 1129 889
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 59 57
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.53 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £33.00 £25.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Designer in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -20 26 £375 -28.57% 13
Bradford +6 2 - -
Designer
Yorkshire

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Designer in their job title.

1 48 (67.61%) User Experience
2 35 (49.30%) HTML
3 34 (47.89%) CSS
4 22 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (23.94%) Web Design
6 15 (21.13%) Adobe
7 14 (19.72%) Responsive Web Design
7 14 (19.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 12 (16.90%) E-Commerce
9 11 (15.49%) JavaScript
9 11 (15.49%) jQuery
9 11 (15.49%) Sass
9 11 (15.49%) Information Architecture
10 9 (12.68%) Finance
10 9 (12.68%) LESS
11 8 (11.27%) Front End Development
12 7 (9.86%) Retail
12 7 (9.86%) Windows
12 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 5 (7.04%) Apple iOS
13 5 (7.04%) Kanban
13 5 (7.04%) Android
13 5 (7.04%) Scrum
14 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (5.63%) Typography
14 4 (5.63%) Project Management
14 4 (5.63%) SOA
14 4 (5.63%) Photoshop
14 4 (5.63%) Data Protection
14 4 (5.63%) Axure RP

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.23%) CMS
2 2 (2.82%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (19.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (5.63%) Photoshop
3 3 (4.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.41%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (1.41%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) Intranet
2 1 (1.41%) Extranet
2 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) OLAP
1 1 (1.41%) OLTP
1 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (12.68%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Retail
3 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.41%) Advertising
4 1 (1.41%) Law
4 1 (1.41%) Legal
4 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (49.30%) HTML
2 34 (47.89%) CSS
3 11 (15.49%) jQuery
3 11 (15.49%) Sass
4 9 (12.68%) LESS
5 3 (4.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (2.82%) .NET
6 2 (2.82%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.82%) HTML5
6 2 (2.82%) Middleware
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (2.82%) React
6 2 (2.82%) RESTful
6 2 (2.82%) XML
7 1 (1.41%) REST
7 1 (1.41%) RSS
7 1 (1.41%) SOAP
7 1 (1.41%) WCF
7 1 (1.41%) Web Services
7 1 (1.41%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 48 (67.61%) User Experience
2 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.82%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.82%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.82%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.41%) Animation
5 1 (1.41%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.41%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.41%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.41%) Video Editing
5 1 (1.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.86%) Windows
2 5 (7.04%) Android
2 5 (7.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (23.94%) Web Design
3 14 (19.72%) Responsive Web Design
4 12 (16.90%) E-Commerce
5 11 (15.49%) Information Architecture
6 8 (11.27%) Front End Development
7 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (7.04%) Kanban
8 5 (7.04%) Scrum
9 4 (5.63%) Analytics
9 4 (5.63%) Data Protection
9 4 (5.63%) Project Management
9 4 (5.63%) SOA
9 4 (5.63%) Typography
10 3 (4.23%) Iconography
10 3 (4.23%) ITIL
10 3 (4.23%) SEO
11 2 (2.82%) ITSM
11 2 (2.82%) Service Management
11 2 (2.82%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.49%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.41%) C#
2 1 (1.41%) C++
2 1 (1.41%) Java
2 1 (1.41%) LINC
2 1 (1.41%) Python
2 1 (1.41%) Ruby
2 1 (1.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.41%) BC Cleared
2 1 (1.41%) CISSP
2 1 (1.41%) CLAS
2 1 (1.41%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (21.13%) Adobe
2 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.82%) Google
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle
3 2 (2.82%) Retalix
4 1 (1.41%) BT
4 1 (1.41%) Unisys
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