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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 100 53 93
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +40
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 41 65 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.37% 2.79% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 2.97% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 47 11
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£325 £250 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -18.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £160 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.38 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -11.11%
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
2775 2186 1986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.81% 93.74% 93.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1888 1320 1057
Average daily rate £355 £338 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 111 125
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.43 £10.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -38 33 £325 +52.94% 20
South Yorkshire -10 5 £348 +65.47% 13
East Yorkshire - 1 £150 - 1
Designer
England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 44 (47.31%) User Experience
2 38 (40.86%) HTML
3 35 (37.63%) CSS
4 21 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (21.51%) JavaScript
6 16 (17.20%) Web Design
7 15 (16.13%) Adobe
8 13 (13.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 11 (11.83%) jQuery
9 11 (11.83%) Microsoft
9 11 (11.83%) Photoshop
9 11 (11.83%) CRM
10 10 (10.75%) Finance
11 9 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM
11 9 (9.68%) .NET
11 9 (9.68%) Oracle
12 8 (8.60%) XML
12 8 (8.60%) Marketing
12 8 (8.60%) Information Architecture
13 7 (7.53%) HTML5
13 7 (7.53%) Degree
13 7 (7.53%) Telecoms
14 6 (6.45%) Retail
14 6 (6.45%) Oracle Database
15 5 (5.38%) Axure RP
15 5 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
15 5 (5.38%) Banking
15 5 (5.38%) E-Learning
15 5 (5.38%) Adobe Illustrator
15 5 (5.38%) Graphic Design

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 4 (4.30%) Moodle
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.15%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.15%) CMS
3 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.08%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 13 (13.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 11 (11.83%) Photoshop
3 5 (5.38%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (3.23%) InDesign
4 3 (3.23%) Acrobat
5 2 (2.15%) MS Excel
6 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.08%) MS Office
6 1 (1.08%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 9 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.30%) Magento
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.30%) Firewall
2 3 (3.23%) EIGRP
2 3 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (3.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (3.23%) WLAN
2 3 (3.23%) MPLS
2 3 (3.23%) BGP
3 2 (2.15%) Internet
4 1 (1.08%) DPNSS
4 1 (1.08%) PBX
4 1 (1.08%) VoIP
4 1 (1.08%) DHCP
4 1 (1.08%) HTTP
4 1 (1.08%) DNS
4 1 (1.08%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.08%) DMZ
4 1 (1.08%) 4G
4 1 (1.08%) QSIG
4 1 (1.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.45%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.15%) DB2
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.08%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Axure RP
2 4 (4.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (3.23%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (10.75%) Finance
2 8 (8.60%) Marketing
3 7 (7.53%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.45%) Retail
5 5 (5.38%) Banking
6 4 (4.30%) Interactive Media
6 4 (4.30%) Advertising
7 3 (3.23%) Manufacturing
7 3 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (2.15%) Multimedia
8 2 (2.15%) Billing
9 1 (1.08%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.08%) Legal
9 1 (1.08%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (40.86%) HTML
2 35 (37.63%) CSS
3 11 (11.83%) jQuery
4 9 (9.68%) .NET
5 8 (8.60%) XML
6 7 (7.53%) HTML5
7 4 (4.30%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.23%) DOM
8 3 (3.23%) Middleware
8 3 (3.23%) CSS3
9 2 (2.15%) Sass
9 2 (2.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (2.15%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (2.15%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.08%) JSON
10 1 (1.08%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.08%) ActiveMQ
10 1 (1.08%) XSD
10 1 (1.08%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 44 (47.31%) User Experience
2 5 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.38%) E-Learning
2 5 (5.38%) Graphic Design
3 4 (4.30%) Video Editing
4 3 (3.23%) W3C
5 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.15%) IVR
5 2 (2.15%) NHS
5 2 (2.15%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.08%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.08%) Clustering
6 1 (1.08%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.08%) Physics
6 1 (1.08%) Psychology
6 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.08%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.08%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.23%) Windows
2 1 (1.08%) Linux
2 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (17.20%) Web Design
3 11 (11.83%) CRM
4 8 (8.60%) Information Architecture
5 5 (5.38%) ITIL
5 5 (5.38%) E-Commerce
6 4 (4.30%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (3.23%) Mentoring
7 3 (3.23%) SOA
7 3 (3.23%) Service Management
7 3 (3.23%) Product Management
7 3 (3.23%) Supply Chain Management
7 3 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (3.23%) Usability Testing
8 2 (2.15%) QMS
8 2 (2.15%) Rapid Prototyping
8 2 (2.15%) UX Design
8 2 (2.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.15%) Data Modelling
8 2 (2.15%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.51%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.30%) PHP
2 4 (4.30%) SQL
3 3 (3.23%) Lisp
3 3 (3.23%) C#
4 1 (1.08%) Java
4 1 (1.08%) C
4 1 (1.08%) LINC
4 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (7.53%) Degree
2 4 (4.30%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.23%) CCNP
3 3 (3.23%) CCNA
3 3 (3.23%) CCDP
3 3 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (2.15%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.23%) OPNET
2 1 (1.08%) Control-M
Vendors
1 15 (16.13%) Adobe
2 11 (11.83%) Microsoft
3 9 (9.68%) Oracle
4 3 (3.23%) Cisco
4 3 (3.23%) HP
4 3 (3.23%) BMC
4 3 (3.23%) Blue Coat
4 3 (3.23%) TippingPoint
4 3 (3.23%) F5
5 2 (2.15%) Google
6 1 (1.08%) VMware
6 1 (1.08%) Intel
6 1 (1.08%) Avaya
6 1 (1.08%) Software AG
6 1 (1.08%) SAP
6 1 (1.08%) Unisys
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ComputAppoint
Rate: £500 - £530 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
LA International
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 16 days ago
Sheffield
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 23 days ago