Period
to 21 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Designer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

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
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 30 44
Rank change year-on-year -12 +14 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 5 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 1.24% 4.30% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 4.46% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 3
Brighton median daily rate £375 £431 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +18.97% +3.57%
10th Percentile £363 £398 £356
90th Percentile £388 £490 £494
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £438 £431
% change year-on-year -14.29% +1.45% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Brighton median hourly rate - - -
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Brighton
Contract vacancies in Brighton with a recognized job title 387 359 404
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.03% 96.51% 98.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 223 244
Brighton median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £225 £213 £263
90th Percentile £543 £485 £544
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £355 £375
% change year-on-year +12.68% -5.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 9
Brighton median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -22.86% -6.32%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.97 £12.52
90th Percentile £22.10 £86.88 £26.44
East Sussex median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +7.41% -22.86% +9.38%

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings that featured Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

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 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 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Brighton region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) User Experience
1 5 (100.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Finance

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:

General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe