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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 32 36 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 32 15 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.38% 3.02% 6.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.64% 3.30% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 28
Average daily rate
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£523 £452 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.59% +11.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £382 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £514 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £28.75 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-24.34% +19.79%
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
690 454 653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.39% 91.35% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 303 422
Average daily rate £400 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 32 50
Average hourly rate £27.50 £12.75 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.68% -19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.77 £12.00 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £31.25 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.30 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -7.14%

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 2014. 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 -1 16 £465 +2.87% 7
Chippenham - - - -
Designer
South West

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 17 (36.96%) Security Cleared
2 13 (28.26%) SC Cleared
3 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
4 10 (21.74%) Linux
4 10 (21.74%) Cisco
4 10 (21.74%) Finance
4 10 (21.74%) ICL
5 9 (19.57%) DV Cleared
5 9 (19.57%) Firewall
5 9 (19.57%) SAP
6 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
6 8 (17.39%) Unisys
6 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (17.39%) Banking
6 8 (17.39%) Retail
6 8 (17.39%) Business Analysis
6 8 (17.39%) Retail Banking
7 7 (15.22%) Degree
7 7 (15.22%) Telecoms
7 7 (15.22%) Juniper
8 6 (13.04%) Internet
8 6 (13.04%) HTML
8 6 (13.04%) Apache
8 6 (13.04%) Online Banking
8 6 (13.04%) Ajax
8 6 (13.04%) Blue Coat
8 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
8 6 (13.04%) F5
8 6 (13.04%) AngularJS
8 6 (13.04%) Mobile Banking

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 6 (13.04%) Apache
2 2 (4.35%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) Fireworks
2 2 (4.35%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.35%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) Firewall
2 6 (13.04%) Internet
3 5 (10.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (10.87%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (10.87%) Network Security
3 5 (10.87%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (10.87%) VPN
4 2 (4.35%) NetScreen
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.17%) 4G
5 1 (2.17%) WAN
5 1 (2.17%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.17%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.35%) Dreamweaver
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Banking
2 8 (17.39%) Retail
2 8 (17.39%) Retail Banking
3 7 (15.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.35%) Advertising
5 1 (2.17%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) HTML
1 6 (13.04%) Ajax
1 6 (13.04%) AngularJS
2 5 (10.87%) Leaflet
2 5 (10.87%) HTML5
2 5 (10.87%) CSS
3 4 (8.70%) .NET
3 4 (8.70%) CSS3
4 2 (4.35%) Flash
4 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Online Banking
1 6 (13.04%) Mobile Banking
2 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) User Experience
4 2 (4.35%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.35%) W3C
4 2 (4.35%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.17%) iPad
5 1 (2.17%) Copywriting
5 1 (2.17%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.17%) VHDL
5 1 (2.17%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Linux
2 4 (8.70%) Windows
3 1 (2.17%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
1 8 (17.39%) Business Analysis
2 4 (8.70%) ITIL
2 4 (8.70%) UML
2 4 (8.70%) SSADM
2 4 (8.70%) TOGAF
2 4 (8.70%) DoDAF
2 4 (8.70%) MODAF
2 4 (8.70%) SysML
2 4 (8.70%) Information Assurance
2 4 (8.70%) ArchiMate
3 3 (6.52%) Web Design
4 2 (4.35%) Migration
4 2 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (4.35%) Network Design
4 2 (4.35%) System Testing
4 2 (4.35%) Security Architecture
4 2 (4.35%) Change Control
4 2 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (2.17%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.35%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) VB.NET
2 2 (4.35%) C
2 2 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (2.17%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 17 (36.96%) Security Cleared
2 13 (28.26%) SC Cleared
3 9 (19.57%) DV Cleared
4 7 (15.22%) Degree
5 5 (10.87%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (8.70%) CCNP
7 1 (2.17%) CCIE
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) ProxySG
2 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Cisco
1 10 (21.74%) ICL
2 9 (19.57%) SAP
3 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 8 (17.39%) Unisys
4 7 (15.22%) Juniper
5 6 (13.04%) Blue Coat
5 6 (13.04%) F5
6 4 (8.70%) HP
6 4 (8.70%) McAfee
6 4 (8.70%) VMware
6 4 (8.70%) Brocade
6 4 (8.70%) IronPort
6 4 (8.70%) ProCurve
7 2 (4.35%) Adobe
7 2 (4.35%) Sourcefire
8 1 (2.17%) EMC
8 1 (2.17%) Business Objects
8 1 (2.17%) BT
8 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint