The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire 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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 17 46 19
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 58 16 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 8.47% 2.37% 7.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.18% 2.54% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 8 22
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £207 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £523 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £349 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.69% -0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.38 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -11.11%
Designer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
632 631 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 92.26% 93.62% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 429 351
Average daily rate £388 £368 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.44% -2.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £200 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 28 43
Average hourly rate £19.03 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.85% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £37.50 £36.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Designer Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Designer
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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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
Swindon +25 49 £425 - 1
Salisbury - 4 £325 -
Chippenham - 1 £225 -
Designer
South West

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 33 (40.74%) Finance
2 31 (38.27%) Security Cleared
3 30 (37.04%) SC Cleared
4 23 (28.40%) Cisco
5 19 (23.46%) DV Cleared
6 16 (19.75%) Active Directory
7 15 (18.52%) Windows
8 14 (17.28%) Oracle
8 14 (17.28%) TCP/IP
8 14 (17.28%) Banking
8 14 (17.28%) User Experience
8 14 (17.28%) Network Security
9 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (16.05%) Telecoms
9 13 (16.05%) Samba
9 13 (16.05%) Sun
9 13 (16.05%) RHCE
9 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (16.05%) Perl
9 13 (16.05%) Solaris
9 13 (16.05%) Linux
10 11 (13.58%) Juniper
10 11 (13.58%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (13.58%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (12.35%) WAN
12 9 (11.11%) SAP
12 9 (11.11%) Microsoft
12 9 (11.11%) CCNP
12 9 (11.11%) OSPF
12 9 (11.11%) BGP

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 4 (4.94%) Apache
1 4 (4.94%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.70%) CMS
3 2 (2.47%) IIS
4 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.23%) InDesign
1 1 (1.23%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (1.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.28%) TCP/IP
1 14 (17.28%) Network Security
2 10 (12.35%) WAN
3 9 (11.11%) OSPF
3 9 (11.11%) BGP
4 8 (9.88%) LAN
4 8 (9.88%) VPN
5 7 (8.64%) IPv4
5 7 (8.64%) IPv6
5 7 (8.64%) Internet
5 7 (8.64%) MPLS
5 7 (8.64%) H.323
6 6 (7.41%) IPsec
6 6 (7.41%) VoIP
6 6 (7.41%) Ethernet
7 5 (6.17%) PBX
7 5 (6.17%) Firewall
7 5 (6.17%) QSIG
7 5 (6.17%) DPNSS
8 4 (4.94%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.17%) MySQL
2 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (3.70%) SAP BW
2 3 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 3 (3.70%) Xcelsius
3 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.47%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) JIRA
2 2 (2.47%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (2.47%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 33 (40.74%) Finance
2 14 (17.28%) Banking
3 13 (16.05%) Telecoms
4 7 (8.64%) Retail Banking
4 7 (8.64%) Retail
5 5 (6.17%) Billing
6 4 (4.94%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.70%) HTML
2 2 (2.47%) .NET
2 2 (2.47%) XACML
3 1 (1.23%) J2EE
3 1 (1.23%) CSS
3 1 (1.23%) XML
3 1 (1.23%) XSD
3 1 (1.23%) WSDL
3 1 (1.23%) SAML
3 1 (1.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.28%) User Experience
2 7 (8.64%) Online Banking
2 7 (8.64%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (7.41%) Cryptography
3 6 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (6.17%) Mobile Banking
4 5 (6.17%) Graphic Design
4 5 (6.17%) E-Learning
4 5 (6.17%) IVR
5 3 (3.70%) Wiki
5 3 (3.70%) iPad
5 3 (3.70%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.47%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.47%) DataPower
6 2 (2.47%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.52%) Windows
2 13 (16.05%) Solaris
2 13 (16.05%) Linux
2 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (3.70%) CentOS
3 3 (3.70%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.23%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.58%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (9.88%) Configuration Management
3 7 (8.64%) Target Operating Model
4 5 (6.17%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (6.17%) Risk Management
4 5 (6.17%) Asset Management
5 4 (4.94%) Content Management
5 4 (4.94%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.70%) CRM
6 3 (3.70%) Data Modelling
6 3 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (3.70%) WFM
7 2 (2.47%) OWASP
7 2 (2.47%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.47%) Change Management
7 2 (2.47%) Network Design
7 2 (2.47%) Supplier Management
7 2 (2.47%) ITIL
7 2 (2.47%) Migration
8 1 (1.23%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.05%) Perl
2 3 (3.70%) SQL
2 3 (3.70%) Java
3 1 (1.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 31 (38.27%) Security Cleared
2 30 (37.04%) SC Cleared
3 19 (23.46%) DV Cleared
4 13 (16.05%) RHCE
5 11 (13.58%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (11.11%) CCNP
7 8 (9.88%) JNCIS
8 4 (4.94%) Degree
9 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (3.70%) MCSE
10 2 (2.47%) MCSA
10 2 (2.47%) CCIE
10 2 (2.47%) MCITP
11 1 (1.23%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (19.75%) Active Directory
2 13 (16.05%) Samba
3 3 (3.70%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.47%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) SCOM
1 3 (3.70%) Puppet
2 2 (2.47%) SCCM
3 1 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (28.40%) Cisco
2 14 (17.28%) Oracle
3 13 (16.05%) Sun
4 11 (13.58%) Juniper
5 9 (11.11%) SAP
5 9 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 7 (8.64%) Tandberg
7 6 (7.41%) Adobe
7 6 (7.41%) Unisys
8 5 (6.17%) Avaya
9 4 (4.94%) VMware
9 4 (4.94%) ICL
10 3 (3.70%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.70%) CheckPoint
10 3 (3.70%) McAfee
10 3 (3.70%) F5
11 2 (2.47%) Talend
11 2 (2.47%) Fortinet
11 2 (2.47%) Blue Coat
11 2 (2.47%) Nokia