The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire 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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 89 93 91
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 50 35 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.73% 1.40% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 1.49% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 23 18
Average daily rate
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£469 £344 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +15.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £165 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -2.17%
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
2670 2347 1894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.64% 93.73% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1691 1487 963
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 127 121
Average hourly rate £13.87 £14.50 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.09 £10.00 £10.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £32.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 4 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 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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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
West Yorkshire +3 40 £469 +27.98% 14
North Yorkshire -1 4 - - 5
South Yorkshire -11 2 £475 - 2
Designer
England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 43 (43.43%) User Experience
2 37 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (34.34%) HTML
4 30 (30.30%) CSS
5 15 (15.15%) XML
6 14 (14.14%) Oracle
6 14 (14.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (14.14%) Rapid Prototyping
7 13 (13.13%) JavaScript
8 12 (12.12%) Photoshop
8 12 (12.12%) Microsoft
9 11 (11.11%) Cisco
9 11 (11.11%) SOA
9 11 (11.11%) .NET
10 10 (10.10%) Java
10 10 (10.10%) CRM
10 10 (10.10%) Web Design
10 10 (10.10%) Finance
11 9 (9.09%) Firewall
11 9 (9.09%) Data Modelling
11 9 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (8.08%) Telecoms
13 7 (7.07%) CCNP
13 7 (7.07%) CCNA
13 7 (7.07%) Cisco Nexus
13 7 (7.07%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 7 (7.07%) F5
13 7 (7.07%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (7.07%) Dynamics CRM
14 6 (6.06%) Blue Coat

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 5 (5.05%) Moodle
2 4 (4.04%) Oracle BPEL
3 3 (3.03%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.02%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.01%) SAS
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.01%) Apache
5 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.01%) IIS
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 12 (12.12%) Photoshop
2 5 (5.05%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (5.05%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.02%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (2.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (2.02%) InDesign
4 1 (1.01%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.01%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (7.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (5.05%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.09%) Firewall
2 7 (7.07%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (7.07%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 7 (7.07%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (6.06%) WLAN
3 6 (6.06%) MPLS
3 6 (6.06%) BGP
3 6 (6.06%) EIGRP
4 5 (5.05%) WAN
4 5 (5.05%) LAN
5 3 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (3.03%) VoIP
5 3 (3.03%) HTTP
6 2 (2.02%) HTTPS
6 2 (2.02%) DMZ
7 1 (1.01%) DNS
7 1 (1.01%) DHCP
7 1 (1.01%) Broadband
7 1 (1.01%) SAN
7 1 (1.01%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.04%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (4.04%) Big Data
1 4 (4.04%) Oracle Database
1 4 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.03%) DB2
2 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.01%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.01%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.01%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.01%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (10.10%) Finance
2 8 (8.08%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.04%) Billing
3 4 (4.04%) Banking
3 4 (4.04%) Retail
4 2 (2.02%) Interactive Media
5 1 (1.01%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.01%) Advertising
5 1 (1.01%) Games
5 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (34.34%) HTML
2 30 (30.30%) CSS
3 15 (15.15%) XML
4 11 (11.11%) .NET
5 5 (5.05%) jQuery
6 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.03%) Middleware
7 3 (3.03%) Web Services
8 2 (2.02%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.02%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 2 (2.02%) JSON
8 2 (2.02%) HTML5
8 2 (2.02%) REST
8 2 (2.02%) CSS3
8 2 (2.02%) JMS
8 2 (2.02%) XSD
8 2 (2.02%) Flash
8 2 (2.02%) WSDL
8 2 (2.02%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (2.02%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 43 (43.43%) User Experience
2 5 (5.05%) E-Learning
2 5 (5.05%) Video Editing
3 4 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.04%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.02%) Graphic Design
4 2 (2.02%) Open Source
4 2 (2.02%) W3C
4 2 (2.02%) Clustering
4 2 (2.02%) IVR
5 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.01%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.01%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.01%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.01%) Physics
5 1 (1.01%) Psychology
5 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.02%) Windows
2 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.01%) Solaris
2 1 (1.01%) Linux
2 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (14.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (14.14%) Rapid Prototyping
3 11 (11.11%) SOA
4 10 (10.10%) CRM
4 10 (10.10%) Web Design
5 9 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 5 (5.05%) Service Management
6 5 (5.05%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (5.05%) BPEL
6 5 (5.05%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (4.04%) Release Management
7 4 (4.04%) UX Design
7 4 (4.04%) ITIL
7 4 (4.04%) UML
7 4 (4.04%) ETL
7 4 (4.04%) Data Management
8 3 (3.03%) Scrum
8 3 (3.03%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.13%) JavaScript
2 10 (10.10%) Java
3 6 (6.06%) Lisp
4 5 (5.05%) PHP
5 2 (2.02%) C#
5 2 (2.02%) SQL
6 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (7.07%) CCNP
2 7 (7.07%) CCNA
3 6 (6.06%) CCDP
4 4 (4.04%) Degree
4 4 (4.04%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.01%) NFS
1 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.01%) KVM
1 1 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.01%) SRDF
1 1 (1.01%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (6.06%) OPNET
Vendors
1 14 (14.14%) Oracle
2 12 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.11%) Cisco
4 7 (7.07%) F5
5 6 (6.06%) Blue Coat
5 6 (6.06%) TippingPoint
5 6 (6.06%) BMC
5 6 (6.06%) HP
6 5 (5.05%) Adobe
7 4 (4.04%) Informatica
8 3 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (3.03%) Intel
8 3 (3.03%) IBM
8 3 (3.03%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.02%) SAP
9 2 (2.02%) Software AG
10 1 (1.01%) VMware
10 1 (1.01%) TIBCO
10 1 (1.01%) Remedy
10 1 (1.01%) CheckPoint
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