Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Designer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 6 months to 24 November 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
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 - 31
Rank change year-on-year - +31 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 0.68% - 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% - 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Cheltenham median daily rate - - £325
Gloucestershire median daily rate £250 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -33.33% +15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. 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
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies in Cheltenham with a recognized job title 126 220 227
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 86.30% 94.02% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 115 149
Cheltenham median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25% +5.51%
10th Percentile £220 £225 £213
90th Percentile £563 £553 £513
Gloucestershire median daily rate £375 £390 £396
% change year-on-year -3.85% -1.58% +5.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 13
Cheltenham median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
10th Percentile £15.53 £11.40 £12.39
90th Percentile £54.50 £45.70 £44.25
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £39.64
% change year-on-year +9.09% -30.62% +44.13%

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Cheltenham

Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Designer in Cheltenham

Designer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Designer in Cheltenham

Designer Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Cheltenham region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Broadband
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) LTE

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Broadband
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared