The median contractor rate for a Designer was £444 per day in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Designer
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 29 39
Rank change year-on-year +5 +10  
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 8 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 4.19% 2.06% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.32% 2.09% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Median daily rate £444 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.25% +11.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £92.50 £21.84
% change year-on-year -75.67% +323.63%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 185 191 251
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 96.86% 98.45% 97.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 101 171
Median daily rate £350 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £556 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 7
Median hourly rate £11.93 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.82% +9.37%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton that featured Designer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Brighton

Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Designer in Brighton.

Contractor daily rate trend for Designer in Brighton

Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Designer in Brighton over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Designer in Brighton

Designer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Designer in Brighton

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Brighton region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) User Experience
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) Web Design
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Retail
4 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Wireframes
4 2 (22.22%) Prototyping
4 2 (22.22%) EngageOne
4 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (22.22%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (11.11%) Axure RP
5 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
5 1 (11.11%) PMO
5 1 (11.11%) Marketing Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
5 1 (11.11%) B2B
5 1 (11.11%) B2C
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Marketing
5 1 (11.11%) Graphic Design
5 1 (11.11%) Email Marketing
5 1 (11.11%) Android

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) EngageOne
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Web Design
2 2 (22.22%) Prototyping
2 2 (22.22%) Rapid Prototyping
2 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Wireframes
3 1 (11.11%) B2B
3 1 (11.11%) B2C
3 1 (11.11%) Email Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
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