The median contractor rate for a Designer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 26 June 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
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 47 44
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3  
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 1 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.30% 1.06% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 1.13% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.56% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £175.00 £21.84
% change year-on-year -86.85% +701.46%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 323 442 426
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 97.88% 93.45% 96.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 246 269
Median daily rate £355 £375 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.33% -6.01%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £252 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 21 33
Median hourly rate £32.50 £13.23 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +145.74% -33.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £12.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire that featured Designer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Gloucestershire

Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Designer in Gloucestershire

Designer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Designer in Gloucestershire

Designer
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -5 1 £400 +6.66%
Designer
South West

Designer Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (50.00%) MODAF
1 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (50.00%) MODAF
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared