The median contractor rate for a Designer was £395 per day in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Designer
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 21 - 25
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 2 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 1.53% - 2.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% - 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £395 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 - £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 - £333
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +4.16% -3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +28.57% -30.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford. 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
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 114 138 203
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 87.02% 93.88% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 76 125
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £540 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 18 8
Median hourly rate £14.00 £32.50 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.92% +71.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £12.43 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Guildford

Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Designer in Guildford

Designer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Designer in Guildford

Designer Skill Set
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Guildford region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared