The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wiltshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 32 46 30
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 38 5 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 5.34% 1.08% 4.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.89% 1.15% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 4 8
Average daily rate £480 £325 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.69% -12.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £308 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £395 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £20.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+19.51% -13.68%
Job Titles Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
645 436 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 90.59% 93.97% 92.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 309 370
Average daily rate £371 £380 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +7.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 20 56
Average hourly rate £23.00 £13.73 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.51% -45.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £12.44 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Designer
South West

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 18 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Designer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Swindon +18 36 £480 +47.69% 1
Trowbridge - - - -
Chippenham - - - -
Designer
South West

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (29.31%) Retail
2 15 (25.86%) Finance
2 15 (25.86%) Security Cleared
3 14 (24.14%) SC Cleared
3 14 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (22.41%) HTML
5 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
5 12 (20.69%) Network Security
6 11 (18.97%) Firewall
7 10 (17.24%) Banking
7 10 (17.24%) VPN
7 10 (17.24%) Cisco
7 10 (17.24%) CSS
8 9 (15.52%) Web Services
8 9 (15.52%) WebLogic
8 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
8 9 (15.52%) Linux
8 9 (15.52%) Configuration Management
8 9 (15.52%) CCNP
8 9 (15.52%) CCNA
8 9 (15.52%) jQuery
8 9 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (13.79%) Subversion
9 8 (13.79%) Retail Banking
10 7 (12.07%) X.509
10 7 (12.07%) Active Directory
10 7 (12.07%) WSDL
10 7 (12.07%) SSL
10 7 (12.07%) SAML

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (15.52%) WebLogic
2 7 (12.07%) Confluence
3 2 (3.45%) IIS
4 1 (1.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.45%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.45%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.72%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP SD
1 1 (1.72%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.69%) Network Security
2 11 (18.97%) Firewall
3 10 (17.24%) VPN
4 7 (12.07%) X.509
4 7 (12.07%) SSL
4 7 (12.07%) LDAP
5 6 (10.34%) WAN
5 6 (10.34%) Internet
6 4 (6.90%) IPsec
6 4 (6.90%) MPLS
6 4 (6.90%) OSPF
6 4 (6.90%) BGP
6 4 (6.90%) H.323
6 4 (6.90%) VoIP
7 3 (5.17%) IPv4
7 3 (5.17%) IPv6
8 2 (3.45%) LAN
8 2 (3.45%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.72%) WCDMA
9 1 (1.72%) CDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.72%) MySQL
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.72%) BODI
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Subversion
2 7 (12.07%) JIRA
2 7 (12.07%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.45%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.72%) LSMW
4 1 (1.72%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 17 (29.31%) Retail
2 15 (25.86%) Finance
3 10 (17.24%) Banking
4 8 (13.79%) Retail Banking
5 7 (12.07%) Telecoms
6 4 (6.90%) Marketing
7 2 (3.45%) Billing
8 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.41%) HTML
2 10 (17.24%) CSS
3 9 (15.52%) Web Services
3 9 (15.52%) jQuery
4 7 (12.07%) WSDL
4 7 (12.07%) SAML
4 7 (12.07%) Spring
4 7 (12.07%) JAX-WS
5 3 (5.17%) .NET
6 2 (3.45%) HTML5
6 2 (3.45%) Classic ASP
6 2 (3.45%) Flash
7 1 (1.72%) LAMP
7 1 (1.72%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Mobile Banking
1 6 (10.34%) Online Banking
2 4 (6.90%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (6.90%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.45%) Animation
3 2 (3.45%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.72%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.72%) VHDL
4 1 (1.72%) Verilog
4 1 (1.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.72%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.72%) Statistics
4 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.72%) Social Media
4 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.52%) Linux
2 4 (6.90%) Android
3 1 (1.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.52%) Configuration Management
1 9 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.07%) Validation
3 7 (12.07%) Scrum
4 5 (8.62%) Web Design
5 4 (6.90%) Network Management
6 2 (3.45%) Web Development
6 2 (3.45%) QMS
6 2 (3.45%) Risk Management
6 2 (3.45%) Data Security
6 2 (3.45%) Quality Management
6 2 (3.45%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.45%) ITIL
6 2 (3.45%) ETL
7 1 (1.72%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.72%) CAD
7 1 (1.72%) Project Management
7 1 (1.72%) Migration
7 1 (1.72%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
2 7 (12.07%) Java
3 2 (3.45%) PHP
3 2 (3.45%) SQL
4 1 (1.72%) C
4 1 (1.72%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.72%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (25.86%) Security Cleared
2 14 (24.14%) SC Cleared
2 14 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (15.52%) CCNP
3 9 (15.52%) CCNA
4 3 (5.17%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.72%) PhD
5 1 (1.72%) HNC
5 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.24%) Cisco
3 7 (12.07%) Juniper
3 7 (12.07%) SAP
3 7 (12.07%) Oracle
4 6 (10.34%) ICL
4 6 (10.34%) Unisys
5 4 (6.90%) Sourcefire
5 4 (6.90%) McAfee
6 3 (5.17%) Adobe
6 3 (5.17%) Tandberg
7 2 (3.45%) Facebook
7 2 (3.45%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.72%) Siemens
8 1 (1.72%) BT
8 1 (1.72%) Twitter