Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Designer was £260 per day in advertised job vacancies in Gatwick 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
West Sussex > Gatwick
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 - 19
Rank change year-on-year - +19 0
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 2 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 1.32% - 6.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% - 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 18
Gatwick median daily rate £260 - £363
10th Percentile £255 - £354
90th Percentile £265 - £371
West Sussex median daily rate £385 £413 £360
% change year-on-year -6.67% +14.58% +8.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gatwick median hourly rate - - -
West 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 Gatwick. 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
Gatwick
Contract vacancies in Gatwick with a recognized job title 145 155 142
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.39% 96.88% 97.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 106 116
Gatwick median daily rate £383 £383 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.93% +17.89%
10th Percentile £195 £279 £270
90th Percentile £516 £503 £569
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 16 6
Gatwick median hourly rate £49.50 £35.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.43% -30.00% +212.50%
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £34.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +32.35% +106.06% +3.13%

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Gatwick

Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Designer in Gatwick

Designer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Designer in Gatwick

Designer Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick

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 Gatwick region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (50.00%) Content Development
1 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
1 1 (50.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
1 1 (50.00%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Engagement

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick 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 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Content Development
1 1 (50.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
1 1 (50.00%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe