Period
to 15 July 2020

The median contractor rate for a Senior Designer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Chester during the 6 months to 15 July 2020.

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.

Senior Designer
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - - 40
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Designer 0 0 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Chester - - 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
Cheshire median daily rate - £563 £375
% change year-on-year - +50.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chester. 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
Chester
Contract vacancies in Chester with a recognized job title 82 132 250
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.35% 94.96% 99.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 88 189
Median daily rate £475 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% -6.67% -2.91%
10th Percentile £201 £190 £259
90th Percentile £580 £650 £495
Cheshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 18
Median hourly rate £17.43 £14.50 £16.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.21% -13.51% +19.75%
10th Percentile £14.75 £13.45 £13.45
90th Percentile £68.75 £36.11 £42.50
Median hourly rate £17.75 £17.30 £15.00
% change year-on-year +2.63% +15.30% -9.09%