Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Designer was £310 per day in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 44 41
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 4 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.98% 0.45% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.48% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Liverpool median daily rate £310 £338 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.15% -11.48% +1.67%
Merseyside median daily rate £310 £338 £381
% change year-on-year -8.15% -11.48% +1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. 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
Liverpool
Contract vacancies in Liverpool with a recognized job title 394 417 563
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.57% 94.13% 93.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 258 300
Liverpool median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £197 £211 £156
90th Percentile £550 £525 £538
Merseyside median daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year +0.67% +6.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 27
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.80 £11.20
90th Percentile £19.75 £24.61 £23.75
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -16.13% +3.33% -3.23%

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Liverpool

Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Designer in Liverpool

Designer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Designer in Liverpool

Designer Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool

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 Liverpool region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Validation
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) SCVMM
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Copywriting
2 1 (25.00%) Social Media
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Qualitative Research
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Quantitative Research
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) SMS
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) CMS

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 1 (25.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SMS
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Social Media
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Copywriting
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Qualitative Research
2 1 (25.00%) Quantitative Research
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCVMM