The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Yorkshire 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 52 97 100
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 63 22 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.72% 1.04% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.92% 1.11% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 10 18
Average daily rate
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£255 £320 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.31% +4.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £225 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -10.00%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2161 1989 2424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.43% 93.78% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1311 1057 1302
Average daily rate £335 £314 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.77% -1.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 124 151
Average hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Designer
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 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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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 +36 50 £231 -27.73% 14
North Yorkshire - 10 £300 - 5
South Yorkshire 0 2 £210 -28.81% 3
East Yorkshire - - - - 1
Designer
England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 54 (61.36%) HTML
2 52 (59.09%) CSS
3 39 (44.32%) Photoshop
4 37 (42.05%) jQuery
5 36 (40.91%) JavaScript
6 23 (26.14%) Marketing
7 22 (25.00%) Adobe
8 18 (20.45%) Dreamweaver
8 18 (20.45%) XHTML
8 18 (20.45%) Adobe Illustrator
9 17 (19.32%) Flash
9 17 (19.32%) HTML5
10 15 (17.05%) Web Design
10 15 (17.05%) SEO
11 13 (14.77%) Content Management
12 12 (13.64%) Retail
13 9 (10.23%) Online Marketing
13 9 (10.23%) CSS3
14 8 (9.09%) Sass
14 8 (9.09%) Copywriting
14 8 (9.09%) Finance
15 7 (7.95%) Legal
15 7 (7.95%) Advertising
15 7 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (7.95%) Benchmarking
15 7 (7.95%) E-Commerce
15 7 (7.95%) Data Modelling
15 7 (7.95%) Banking
15 7 (7.95%) Responsive Web Design
16 6 (6.82%) Customer Insight

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 6 (6.82%) CMS
2 2 (2.27%) WordPress
2 2 (2.27%) MQSeries
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.14%) IIS
3 1 (1.14%) Moodle
Applications
1 39 (44.32%) Photoshop
2 18 (20.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.14%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.14%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.14%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.14%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) FTP
2 1 (1.14%) Intranet
2 1 (1.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.14%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.14%) Essbase
3 1 (1.14%) QlikView
3 1 (1.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (20.45%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (3.41%) Axure RP
3 2 (2.27%) Subversion
3 2 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.14%) Trac
4 1 (1.14%) Grunt
4 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
General
1 23 (26.14%) Marketing
2 12 (13.64%) Retail
3 8 (9.09%) Finance
4 7 (7.95%) Legal
4 7 (7.95%) Advertising
4 7 (7.95%) Banking
5 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.14%) Billing
5 1 (1.14%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (61.36%) HTML
2 52 (59.09%) CSS
3 37 (42.05%) jQuery
4 18 (20.45%) XHTML
5 17 (19.32%) Flash
5 17 (19.32%) HTML5
6 9 (10.23%) CSS3
7 8 (9.09%) Sass
8 5 (5.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (3.41%) Web Services
10 2 (2.27%) Middleware
10 2 (2.27%) Oracle Fusion
11 1 (1.14%) Backbone.js
11 1 (1.14%) Apache Cordova
11 1 (1.14%) LESS
11 1 (1.14%) Ajax
11 1 (1.14%) Java EE
11 1 (1.14%) WCF
11 1 (1.14%) WPF
11 1 (1.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.09%) Copywriting
2 6 (6.82%) Graphic Design
2 6 (6.82%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.27%) W3C
3 2 (2.27%) E-Learning
3 2 (2.27%) FMCG
4 1 (1.14%) Social Media
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Exalytics
4 1 (1.14%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.14%) Animation
4 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.27%) Windows
1 2 (2.27%) Android
2 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.05%) SEO
1 15 (17.05%) Web Design
2 13 (14.77%) Content Management
3 9 (10.23%) Online Marketing
4 7 (7.95%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (7.95%) Benchmarking
4 7 (7.95%) E-Commerce
4 7 (7.95%) Data Modelling
5 6 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (6.82%) Customer Insight
5 6 (6.82%) Data Analysis
6 4 (4.55%) Data Governance
6 4 (4.55%) SOA
7 3 (3.41%) ETL
7 3 (3.41%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.41%) MVC
7 3 (3.41%) Migration
7 3 (3.41%) Analytics
7 3 (3.41%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 36 (40.91%) JavaScript
2 5 (5.68%) Java
3 3 (3.41%) PHP
4 2 (2.27%) SQL
5 1 (1.14%) LINC
5 1 (1.14%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) vSphere
Vendors
1 22 (25.00%) Adobe
2 4 (4.55%) Trillium
3 3 (3.41%) Oracle
4 2 (2.27%) IBM
5 1 (1.14%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.14%) VMware
5 1 (1.14%) Google
5 1 (1.14%) Unica
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