Period
to 15 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Designer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 6 months to 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 31 38
Rank change year-on-year -17 +7 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 5 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 1.09% 3.46% 2.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 3.58% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 10
Brighton median daily rate £375 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +21.43% +54.70%
10th Percentile £363 £305 £213
90th Percentile £518 £435 £413
East Sussex median daily rate £450 £500 £350
% change year-on-year -10.00% +42.86% +32.08%
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 448 335 360
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.82% 96.54% 97.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 202 216
Brighton median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £249 £261
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
East Sussex median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 12
Brighton median hourly rate £21.50 £13.50 £19.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.26% -29.31% +2.73%
10th Percentile £10.65 £10.20 £13.34
90th Percentile £43.75 £101.25 £36.25
East Sussex median hourly rate £21.50 £23.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -6.52% +31.43% +2.94%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Designer in Brighton over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

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 15 November 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 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
2 2 (40.00%) Sass
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe
2 2 (40.00%) Wireframes
3 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Acrobat
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (20.00%) InDesign
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (20.00%) Django
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (20.00%) Express
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) GitLab

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 1 (20.00%) Acrobat
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (20.00%) InDesign
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) GitLab
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) Sass
2 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) Django
2 1 (20.00%) Express
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) React
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Insight
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe