The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 85 97 80
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 53 49 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.84% 1.71% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 1.80% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 37 38
Median daily rate £413 £416 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.84% +38.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £234 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.63 £30.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +35.55%
Designer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2756 2728 2400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.86% 95.15% 95.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1906 1807 1536
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 105 126
Median hourly rate £15.25 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £35.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Yorkshire region that featured Designer in the job title.

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Designer Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Designer
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
West Yorkshire -12 32 £375 -13.39% 12
South Yorkshire +8 14 £446 -6.05% 1
North Yorkshire - 3 £295 - 1
East Yorkshire -3 1 £450 +200.00%
Designer
England

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Yorkshire region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 45 (53.57%) User Experience
2 42 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (44.05%) HTML
4 36 (42.86%) CSS
5 20 (23.81%) Wireframes
6 18 (21.43%) Adobe
7 16 (19.05%) Front End Development
8 12 (14.29%) Web Design
8 12 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 12 (14.29%) Photoshop
8 12 (14.29%) Degree
8 12 (14.29%) HTML5
8 12 (14.29%) Axure RP
8 12 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 11 (13.10%) Analytics
9 11 (13.10%) CRM
10 10 (11.90%) Finance
10 10 (11.90%) jQuery
10 10 (11.90%) Dynamics CRM
10 10 (11.90%) Mobile First
10 10 (11.90%) CSS3
11 9 (10.71%) Adobe Illustrator
12 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
12 8 (9.52%) SOA
12 8 (9.52%) OmniGraffle
12 8 (9.52%) Retail
12 8 (9.52%) Waterfall
13 7 (8.33%) Google
13 7 (8.33%) MS Excel
14 6 (7.14%) Web Services

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (2.38%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (1.19%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 12 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 9 (10.71%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (9.52%) OmniGraffle
4 7 (8.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.19%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (1.19%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 10 (11.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.14%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) Internet
2 2 (2.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.38%) Big Data
2 2 (2.38%) Power BI
3 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (14.29%) Axure RP
2 3 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.19%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.19%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.19%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (1.19%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.19%) Protractor
3 1 (1.19%) Subversion
General
1 10 (11.90%) Finance
2 8 (9.52%) Retail
3 5 (5.95%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.57%) Marketing
5 2 (2.38%) Billing
6 1 (1.19%) Advertising
6 1 (1.19%) Law
6 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (44.05%) HTML
2 36 (42.86%) CSS
3 12 (14.29%) HTML5
4 10 (11.90%) CSS3
4 10 (11.90%) jQuery
5 6 (7.14%) Web Services
6 4 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (2.38%) Flash
7 2 (2.38%) Middleware
7 2 (2.38%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (2.38%) WAP
8 1 (1.19%) .NET
8 1 (1.19%) Ember.js
8 1 (1.19%) JSON
8 1 (1.19%) LESS
8 1 (1.19%) RESTful
8 1 (1.19%) Sass
8 1 (1.19%) Symfony
8 1 (1.19%) XHTML
8 1 (1.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (53.57%) User Experience
2 5 (5.95%) Taxonomies
3 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.57%) Graphic Design
4 3 (3.57%) Social Media
4 3 (3.57%) W3C
5 2 (2.38%) iPhone
6 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.19%) Animation
6 1 (1.19%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.19%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.19%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.19%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.95%) Android
2 3 (3.57%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.38%) Linux
3 2 (2.38%) Windows
4 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.19%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (23.81%) Wireframes
3 16 (19.05%) Front End Development
4 12 (14.29%) Web Design
5 11 (13.10%) Analytics
5 11 (13.10%) CRM
6 10 (11.90%) Mobile First
7 8 (9.52%) SOA
7 8 (9.52%) Waterfall
8 6 (7.14%) Benchmarking
8 6 (7.14%) Competitor Analysis
8 6 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (7.14%) Scrum
8 6 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
8 6 (7.14%) Typography
9 5 (5.95%) RAD
9 5 (5.95%) RUP
10 4 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (4.76%) E-Commerce
10 4 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 5 (5.95%) Java
3 2 (2.38%) LINC
3 2 (2.38%) PHP
4 1 (1.19%) C#
4 1 (1.19%) C++
4 1 (1.19%) Python
4 1 (1.19%) Ruby
4 1 (1.19%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (21.43%) Adobe
2 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.33%) Google
4 4 (4.76%) Oracle
5 3 (3.57%) Guidewire
6 2 (2.38%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.38%) Retalix
6 2 (2.38%) Unisys
7 1 (1.19%) BT
7 1 (1.19%) Cisco
7 1 (1.19%) Facebook
7 1 (1.19%) Twitter
7 1 (1.19%) VMware