Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Designer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newport during the 6 months to 24 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
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 - 45
Rank change year-on-year - +45 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 3 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 1.75% - 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% - 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Newport median daily rate £425 - £210
South Wales median daily rate £465 £425 £385
% change year-on-year +9.41% +10.39% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Newport median hourly rate - - £9.00
South Wales median hourly rate - - £9.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newport. 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
Newport
Contract vacancies in Newport with a recognized job title 166 286 229
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.08% 97.28% 93.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 186 136
Newport median daily rate £400 £425 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +2.72% +7.47%
10th Percentile £149 £284 £303
90th Percentile £575 £550 £511
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 19
Newport median hourly rate £41.50 £46.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.75% +190.63% -36.00%
10th Percentile £21.20 £11.02 £9.00
90th Percentile £58.75 £65.63 £29.65
South Wales median hourly rate £16.50 £15.38 £15.81
% change year-on-year +7.32% -2.72% +17.07%

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Newport

Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Designer in Newport

Designer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Designer in Newport

Designer Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 24 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 Newport region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Rapid Prototyping
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
1 3 (100.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
2 1 (33.33%) Multivariate Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SEO

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Prototyping
1 3 (100.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Multivariate Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) Wireframes