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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 62 87 68
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 38 34 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.48% 1.55% 2.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.60% 1.65% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 21
Median daily rate £350 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £350 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £17.50 £22.18
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -21.08%
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
1460 2062 1696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.36% 94.24% 94.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 953 1347 1065
Median daily rate £400 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 91 73
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.28 £9.43 £9.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £35.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +17 32 £350 -7.28% 12
Bradford +18 6 £313 -
Designer
Yorkshire

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 56 (50.45%) User Experience
2 55 (49.55%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (22.52%) HTML
4 23 (20.72%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (19.82%) RAD
5 22 (19.82%) ETL
5 22 (19.82%) Data Modelling
5 22 (19.82%) Oracle
5 22 (19.82%) Netezza
5 22 (19.82%) Dimensional Modelling
5 22 (19.82%) Oracle ODI
6 21 (18.92%) CSS
7 20 (18.02%) Adobe
7 20 (18.02%) Wireframes
8 14 (12.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 14 (12.61%) Web Application Development
8 14 (12.61%) Publishing
9 13 (11.71%) SEO
9 13 (11.71%) Finance
10 12 (10.81%) Legal
11 11 (9.91%) Telecoms
11 11 (9.91%) Prototyping
11 11 (9.91%) Service Design
12 10 (9.01%) Typography
13 9 (8.11%) JavaScript
14 8 (7.21%) Cisco
14 8 (7.21%) Microsoft
14 8 (7.21%) Iconography
14 8 (7.21%) HTML5
15 7 (6.31%) Cisco ASA

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 (1.80%) IIS
2 1 (0.90%) CICS
2 1 (0.90%) CMS
2 1 (0.90%) Confluence
2 1 (0.90%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.90%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (12.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (6.31%) MS Office
3 6 (5.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (5.41%) Photoshop
4 4 (3.60%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (1.80%) MS Excel
6 1 (0.90%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.90%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.90%) InVision
6 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.80%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 2 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.80%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.31%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (6.31%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (4.50%) NetScaler
3 4 (3.60%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (3.60%) FCoE
3 4 (3.60%) NX-OS
4 2 (1.80%) BGP
4 2 (1.80%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (1.80%) DMZ
4 2 (1.80%) EIGRP
4 2 (1.80%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (1.80%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (1.80%) Internet
4 2 (1.80%) OSPF
4 2 (1.80%) WLAN
5 1 (0.90%) ISUP
5 1 (0.90%) MGCP
5 1 (0.90%) Q.931
5 1 (0.90%) RTP
5 1 (0.90%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.72%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (19.82%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (2.70%) Big Data
3 3 (2.70%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.70%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.80%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Axure RP
2 2 (1.80%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.90%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.90%) JIRA
3 1 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.90%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.90%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (12.61%) Publishing
2 13 (11.71%) Finance
3 12 (10.81%) Legal
4 11 (9.91%) Telecoms
5 7 (6.31%) Banking
5 7 (6.31%) Billing
6 5 (4.50%) Retail
7 2 (1.80%) Games
8 1 (0.90%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.52%) HTML
2 21 (18.92%) CSS
3 8 (7.21%) HTML5
4 4 (3.60%) .NET
4 4 (3.60%) CSS3
5 2 (1.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (1.80%) WCF
6 1 (0.90%) CCXML
6 1 (0.90%) Flash
6 1 (0.90%) LESS
6 1 (0.90%) RFC 2833
6 1 (0.90%) Sass
6 1 (0.90%) VXML
6 1 (0.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 56 (50.45%) User Experience
2 7 (6.31%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.60%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.60%) Social Media
5 3 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.80%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.90%) AS400
7 1 (0.90%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.90%) iSeries
7 1 (0.90%) IVR
7 1 (0.90%) Motion Graphics
7 1 (0.90%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.90%) Photography
7 1 (0.90%) RIA
7 1 (0.90%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.60%) Android
1 4 (3.60%) Apple iOS
1 4 (3.60%) Linux
1 4 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (3.60%) Windows
2 2 (1.80%) CentOS
2 2 (1.80%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.90%) OS/400
3 1 (0.90%) Unix
3 1 (0.90%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (49.55%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (19.82%) Data Modelling
2 22 (19.82%) Dimensional Modelling
2 22 (19.82%) ETL
2 22 (19.82%) RAD
3 20 (18.02%) Wireframes
4 14 (12.61%) Web Application Development
5 13 (11.71%) SEO
6 11 (9.91%) Prototyping
6 11 (9.91%) Service Design
7 10 (9.01%) Typography
8 8 (7.21%) Iconography
9 6 (5.41%) Data Protection
9 6 (5.41%) Web Design
10 5 (4.50%) Front End Development
10 5 (4.50%) ITIL
10 5 (4.50%) Rapid Prototyping
10 5 (4.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (3.60%) Analytics
11 4 (3.60%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.11%) JavaScript
2 4 (3.60%) SQL
3 2 (1.80%) C#
4 1 (0.90%) COBOL
4 1 (0.90%) Java
4 1 (0.90%) RPG
4 1 (0.90%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 4 (3.60%) CCNP
1 4 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (3.60%) Degree
2 2 (1.80%) CCNA
3 1 (0.90%) CCDP
3 1 (0.90%) CCIE
3 1 (0.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.90%) Docker
1 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.90%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.90%) Puppet
1 1 (0.90%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (19.82%) Netezza
1 22 (19.82%) Oracle
2 20 (18.02%) Adobe
3 8 (7.21%) Cisco
3 8 (7.21%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.41%) F5
5 5 (4.50%) Brocade
6 4 (3.60%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.60%) VMware
7 3 (2.70%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.80%) Google
8 2 (1.80%) HP
8 2 (1.80%) TippingPoint
9 1 (0.90%) Avaya
9 1 (0.90%) Genesys
9 1 (0.90%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.90%) Splunk
9 1 (0.90%) Verint