Period
to 21 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Designer was £410 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 93 57
Rank change year-on-year -33 -36 +54
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 46 70 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.23% 1.95% 3.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 2.07% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 38 108
Hampshire median daily rate £410 £403 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.86% -12.97% +2.78%
10th Percentile £275 £281 £356
90th Percentile £526 £489 £488
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £28.25 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.56% - -
South East median hourly rate £28.25 £22.25 £39.50
% change year-on-year +26.97% -43.67% +188.95%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Contract vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 3,522 3,387 3,980
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.27% 94.37% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,012 2,022 2,578
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £263 £253 £256
90th Percentile £569 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 252 192
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% - +43.88%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.06 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.33 £47.50 £49.46
South East median hourly rate £18.11 £17.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year +3.49% -13.58% +19.12%

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Hampshire

Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Designer in Hampshire

Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Designer in Hampshire over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Designer in Hampshire

Designer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Designer in Hampshire

Designer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 21 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook +12 7 £450 +10.09%
Basingstoke -13 7 £300 -22.58%
Portsmouth +1 4 £375 -
Farnborough - 4 £400 - 2
Winchester -5 3 £440 +3.53%
Southampton -5 2 £405 +1.25% 1
Fareham -6 1 £525 +59.09%
Fleet - 1 £400 -
Designer
South East

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 12 (26.09%) HTML
3 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
4 9 (19.57%) CSS
5 8 (17.39%) VMware
5 8 (17.39%) Degree
5 8 (17.39%) User Experience
6 7 (15.22%) NetScaler
6 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
6 7 (15.22%) PaaS
6 7 (15.22%) Windows Server
6 7 (15.22%) Firewall
6 7 (15.22%) TOGAF
6 7 (15.22%) Windows
6 7 (15.22%) SQL
6 7 (15.22%) Java
6 7 (15.22%) C#
6 7 (15.22%) CRM
7 6 (13.04%) .NET
7 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
7 6 (13.04%) Citrix
7 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
7 6 (13.04%) Manufacturing
7 6 (13.04%) XenServer
7 6 (13.04%) IaaS
8 5 (10.87%) XenDesktop
8 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
8 5 (10.87%) SaaS
8 5 (10.87%) Skype for Business

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 5 (10.87%) Skype for Business
2 4 (8.70%) JBoss
3 3 (6.52%) Apache
3 3 (6.52%) Apache Spark
3 3 (6.52%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.17%) Confluence
4 1 (2.17%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.17%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) PaaS
2 6 (13.04%) IaaS
3 5 (10.87%) SaaS
4 4 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (6.52%) GitHub
6 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (4.35%) Office 365
7 1 (2.17%) Boomi
7 1 (2.17%) OpenShift
7 1 (2.17%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) Firewall
1 7 (15.22%) NetScaler
2 2 (4.35%) DOCSIS
3 1 (2.17%) BGP
3 1 (2.17%) Broadband
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.17%) EIGRP
3 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.17%) MPLS
3 1 (2.17%) OSPF
3 1 (2.17%) RIP
3 1 (2.17%) SDH
3 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) Big Data
2 3 (6.52%) Hadoop
2 3 (6.52%) HBase
2 3 (6.52%) Parquet
3 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.52%) Gradle
3 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (2.17%) JIRA
4 1 (2.17%) Maven
4 1 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (13.04%) Manufacturing
1 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.70%) Electronics
2 4 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Back Office
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Billing
3 1 (2.17%) French Language
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Military
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.09%) HTML
2 9 (19.57%) CSS
3 6 (13.04%) .NET
4 4 (8.70%) AngularJS
5 3 (6.52%) Apache Avro
5 3 (6.52%) Drools
5 3 (6.52%) JSON
5 3 (6.52%) Kafka
5 3 (6.52%) Middleware
5 3 (6.52%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (6.52%) REST
5 3 (6.52%) Spring
5 3 (6.52%) Web Services
5 3 (6.52%) XSLT
6 1 (2.17%) HTML5
6 1 (2.17%) RAML
6 1 (2.17%) Sass
6 1 (2.17%) Swagger
6 1 (2.17%) VXML
6 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) User Experience
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) Virtual Team
3 3 (6.52%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (6.52%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.35%) IVR
5 1 (2.17%) CMDB
5 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Windows
1 7 (15.22%) Windows Server
2 4 (8.70%) Linux
3 3 (6.52%) Unix
3 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (15.22%) CRM
2 7 (15.22%) TOGAF
3 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
4 4 (8.70%) B2B
4 4 (8.70%) Microservices
4 4 (8.70%) Scrum
4 4 (8.70%) SOA
4 4 (8.70%) TDD
5 3 (6.52%) Benchmarking
5 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.52%) Migration
5 3 (6.52%) MVC
5 3 (6.52%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (6.52%) Programme Management
5 3 (6.52%) Secure Coding
5 3 (6.52%) Software Deployment
5 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.52%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
2 7 (15.22%) C#
2 7 (15.22%) Java
2 7 (15.22%) SQL
3 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.52%) C++
4 3 (6.52%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) CCIE
3 1 (2.17%) CCNP
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (13.04%) XenServer
2 5 (10.87%) XenDesktop
3 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (6.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (6.52%) HDFS
5 1 (2.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (2.17%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) VMware
3 6 (13.04%) Citrix
4 5 (10.87%) Adobe
5 2 (4.35%) Cisco
5 2 (4.35%) HP
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle
5 2 (4.35%) SAP
5 2 (4.35%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.17%) BMC
6 1 (2.17%) CA
6 1 (2.17%) Cognos
6 1 (2.17%) Dell
6 1 (2.17%) EMC
6 1 (2.17%) F5
6 1 (2.17%) ForgeRock
6 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.17%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.17%) Snow
6 1 (2.17%) Verint