Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Designer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 6 months to 18 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
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 26 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 - +41
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.88% 0.47% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Guildford median daily rate - £325 -
Surrey median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Guildford median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford. 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
Guildford
Contract vacancies in Guildford with a recognized job title 220 202 218
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.92% 95.28% 93.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 127 117
Guildford median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -5.08%
10th Percentile £147 £127 £253
90th Percentile £554 £538 £488
Surrey median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 21 10
Guildford median hourly rate £14.00 £27.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.15% +71.43% -7.35%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.75 £11.81
90th Percentile £33.20 £47.79 £40.00
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year -28.42% +31.94% +5.88%

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Designer in Guildford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Designer in Guildford

Designer Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 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 Guildford region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) ActionScript
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Flash
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Games
1 1 (50.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (50.00%) SCORM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (50.00%) Animation
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (50.00%) Unreal Engine
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (50.00%) Typography
1 1 (50.00%) Content Development

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Flash
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Animation
1 1 (50.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (50.00%) SCORM
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Content Development
1 1 (50.00%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) ActionScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe