Period
to 19 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Designer was £455 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 65 69
Rank change year-on-year -76 +4 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 51 103 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.33% 2.88% 2.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 3.04% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 60 60
Hampshire median daily rate £455 £395 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.19% -7.06% +0.59%
10th Percentile £174 £320 £263
90th Percentile £543 £465 £562
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Hampshire median hourly rate £28.50 £13.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +119.23% -61.48% -7.53%
South East median hourly rate £28.50 £13.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year +119.23% -67.09% +8.22%

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 3,613 3,390 3,450
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.26% 94.83% 92.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,281 2,021 2,146
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £281 £213 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £540
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 163 233
Hampshire median hourly rate £24.96 £22.50 £21.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.91% +2.88% +5.58%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.54 £11.00
90th Percentile £54.22 £48.09 £54.75
South East median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.26% +6.92%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Winchester -1 12 £460 +11.52%
Portsmouth -22 8 £500 +166.67% 5
Hook +3 5 £488 +26.62%
Basingstoke -9 4 £450 +21.62% 2
Farnborough - 4 £400 -
Fareham -5 3 £538 +43.33%
Southampton -23 3 £415 +3.75% 1
Liphook - 1 - -
Aldershot - 1 - -
Designer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (27.45%) Windows
1 14 (27.45%) TOGAF
1 14 (27.45%) Office 365
1 14 (27.45%) NetScaler
1 14 (27.45%) Windows Server
2 13 (25.49%) IaaS
2 13 (25.49%) PaaS
3 12 (23.53%) Sitecore
3 12 (23.53%) Windows 10
4 11 (21.57%) ForgeRock
4 11 (21.57%) Boomi
4 11 (21.57%) SaaS
4 11 (21.57%) Content Management
4 11 (21.57%) SAP
4 11 (21.57%) Dell
5 10 (19.61%) Firewall
5 10 (19.61%) SharePoint
5 10 (19.61%) User Experience
6 9 (17.65%) ERP
6 9 (17.65%) CRM
7 8 (15.69%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (13.73%) Feasibility Study
8 7 (13.73%) Technical Leadership
9 6 (11.76%) Wireframes
9 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
9 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
9 6 (11.76%) Oracle
10 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
10 5 (9.80%) SOAP
10 5 (9.80%) XenDesktop

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 10 (19.61%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (5.88%) CMS
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (5.88%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (3.92%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.96%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) InVision
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (3.92%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.96%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (27.45%) Office 365
2 13 (25.49%) IaaS
2 13 (25.49%) PaaS
3 11 (21.57%) Boomi
3 11 (21.57%) SaaS
4 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.96%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.96%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (27.45%) NetScaler
2 10 (19.61%) Firewall
3 1 (1.96%) DHCP
3 1 (1.96%) DNS
3 1 (1.96%) Intranet
3 1 (1.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) Blockchain
1 1 (1.96%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) SoapUI
1 3 (5.88%) XMLSpy
2 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.96%) Maven
General
1 3 (5.88%) Legal
1 3 (5.88%) Marketing
2 2 (3.92%) Electronics
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Advertising
3 1 (1.96%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Local Government
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Military
3 1 (1.96%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.96%) Publishing
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) SOAP
2 4 (7.84%) HTML
2 4 (7.84%) XML
2 4 (7.84%) XSD
3 3 (5.88%) CSS
3 3 (5.88%) REST
3 3 (5.88%) WSDL
4 2 (3.92%) Apache Felix
4 2 (3.92%) Apache Sling
4 2 (3.92%) CSS3
4 2 (3.92%) HTML5
4 2 (3.92%) jQuery
4 2 (3.92%) Spring
4 2 (3.92%) Web Services
5 1 (1.96%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.96%) Ext JS
5 1 (1.96%) Java EE
5 1 (1.96%) JSON
5 1 (1.96%) JSR 170
5 1 (1.96%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) User Experience
2 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Social Media
3 2 (3.92%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.96%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.96%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.96%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) Windows
1 14 (27.45%) Windows Server
2 12 (23.53%) Windows 10
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) TOGAF
2 11 (21.57%) Content Management
3 9 (17.65%) CRM
3 9 (17.65%) ERP
4 8 (15.69%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (13.73%) Feasibility Study
5 7 (13.73%) Technical Leadership
6 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
6 6 (11.76%) Wireframes
7 5 (9.80%) Analytics
8 4 (7.84%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (7.84%) SOA
8 4 (7.84%) Strategic Thinking
9 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (5.88%) Collaborative Working
9 3 (5.88%) ITIL
9 3 (5.88%) ITSM
9 3 (5.88%) Service Design
9 3 (5.88%) Service Management
9 3 (5.88%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.92%) Java
3 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Degree
3 1 (1.96%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) XenDesktop
2 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (5.88%) XenServer
3 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Sitecore
2 11 (21.57%) Dell
2 11 (21.57%) ForgeRock
2 11 (21.57%) SAP
3 6 (11.76%) Oracle
4 4 (7.84%) Adobe
4 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.84%) VMware
5 3 (5.88%) Citrix
6 1 (1.96%) Apiary
6 1 (1.96%) CA
6 1 (1.96%) Google
6 1 (1.96%) IBM
6 1 (1.96%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.96%) Snow