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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 32 20 35
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 32 39 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.55% 5.67% 3.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.83% 5.87% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 27 16
Average daily rate £363 £450 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +43.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
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
663 664 479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.31% 96.51% 88.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 453 315
Average daily rate £375 £425 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 30 18
Average hourly rate £13.00 £26.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.94% +15.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £28.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 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
Swindon +1 27 £363 -22.04% 2
Designer
South West

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 23 (46.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (44.00%) Cisco
2 22 (44.00%) Juniper
3 20 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 16 (32.00%) IPsec
4 16 (32.00%) BGP
4 16 (32.00%) MPLS
4 16 (32.00%) OSPF
4 16 (32.00%) CCNP
4 16 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (30.00%) VPN
5 15 (30.00%) WAN
5 15 (30.00%) Linux
5 15 (30.00%) DV Cleared
6 12 (24.00%) JNCIS
6 12 (24.00%) BT
7 11 (22.00%) Finance
8 10 (20.00%) Firewall
9 6 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (10.00%) HTML
10 5 (10.00%) Oracle
10 5 (10.00%) Solaris
10 5 (10.00%) Configuration Management
11 4 (8.00%) EIGRP
11 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
11 4 (8.00%) MySQL
11 4 (8.00%) Data Modelling
11 4 (8.00%) Adobe
11 4 (8.00%) CSS
11 4 (8.00%) Blue Coat

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 3 (6.00%) Apache
1 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (6.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.00%) BGP
1 16 (32.00%) IPsec
1 16 (32.00%) MPLS
1 16 (32.00%) OSPF
2 15 (30.00%) VPN
2 15 (30.00%) WAN
3 10 (20.00%) Firewall
4 6 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (8.00%) EIGRP
5 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.00%) ATM
6 3 (6.00%) DWDM
6 3 (6.00%) SDH
7 2 (4.00%) HTTPS
7 2 (4.00%) Kerberos
7 2 (4.00%) Network Security
8 1 (2.00%) HSRP
8 1 (2.00%) Internet
8 1 (2.00%) Multicast
8 1 (2.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) MySQL
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) HTML
2 4 (8.00%) CSS
3 3 (6.00%) LAMP
4 2 (4.00%) .NET
4 2 (4.00%) SAML
5 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.00%) CSS3
5 1 (2.00%) HTML5
5 1 (2.00%) jQuery
5 1 (2.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (6.00%) DataPower
1 3 (6.00%) User Experience
1 3 (6.00%) Wiki
2 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) e-Learning
2 1 (2.00%) Learning Management System
2 1 (2.00%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (2.00%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.00%) Linux
2 5 (10.00%) Solaris
3 3 (6.00%) CentOS
3 3 (6.00%) Windows
4 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.00%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (8.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (6.00%) Service Management
3 3 (6.00%) SIEM
4 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.00%) Network Architecture
4 2 (4.00%) Network Design
4 2 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.00%) Web Design
5 1 (2.00%) Change Management
5 1 (2.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.00%) Industrial Design
5 1 (2.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.00%) Network Management
5 1 (2.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.00%) Project Management
5 1 (2.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.00%) Usability Testing
5 1 (2.00%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.00%) Perl
2 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.00%) Java
3 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (46.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 16 (32.00%) CCNP
3 16 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (30.00%) DV Cleared
5 12 (24.00%) JNCIS
6 3 (6.00%) JNCIP
6 3 (6.00%) RHCE
7 1 (2.00%) CCIE
7 1 (2.00%) CCNA
7 1 (2.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.00%) Netcool
2 1 (2.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (2.00%) OpenView
2 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Cisco
1 22 (44.00%) Juniper
2 12 (24.00%) BT
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle
4 4 (8.00%) Adobe
4 4 (8.00%) Blue Coat
4 4 (8.00%) F5
5 3 (6.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 3 (6.00%) IBM
5 3 (6.00%) Intel Security
5 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.00%) Nortel
5 3 (6.00%) Palo Alto
5 3 (6.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.00%) Sourcefire
6 2 (4.00%) Intel
6 2 (4.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.00%) HP
7 1 (2.00%) SAP
7 1 (2.00%) Unisys