Period
to 25 March 2019

The median contractor rate for a Designer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newport during the 6 months to 25 March 2019.

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
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 32 37
Rank change year-on-year -6 +5 -
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 1.69% 1.13% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 1.20% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Newport median daily rate £500 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% -
South Wales median daily rate £450 £440 £350
% change year-on-year +2.27% +25.71% -13.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newport median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

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 350 250 226
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.59% 93.98% 97.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 149 126
Newport median daily rate £440 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% -5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £313 £165 £294
90th Percentile £575 £575 £581
South Wales median daily rate £425 £395 £393
% change year-on-year +7.59% +0.64% +12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 10 29
Newport median hourly rate £22.00 £46.59 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.77% +132.93% -56.52%
10th Percentile £10.04 £29.03 £13.84
90th Percentile £46.00 £108.00 £60.25
South Wales median hourly rate £18.06 £15.24 £20.00
% change year-on-year +18.47% -23.80% +17.65%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Designer in Newport over the 6 months to 25 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 25 March 2019, 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 Newport region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) MCSE
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (83.33%) McAfee
1 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
1 5 (83.33%) CESG
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) AlienVault
2 3 (50.00%) QRadar
2 3 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 3 (50.00%) CREST Certified
2 3 (50.00%) COBIT
2 3 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) Splunk
2 3 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 3 (50.00%) LogLogic
2 3 (50.00%) SIEM
2 3 (50.00%) LogRhythm
2 3 (50.00%) Mimecast
2 3 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (50.00%) Service Design
2 3 (50.00%) Cyber Defence
2 3 (50.00%) CISMP
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) VLAN
1 2 (33.33%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) CESG
1 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (50.00%) Cyber Defence
2 3 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (33.33%) PKI
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
4 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) Service Design
2 3 (50.00%) SIEM
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (33.33%) Security Hardening
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (33.33%) Work Breakdown Structure
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) MCSE
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CISMP
2 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) CREST Certified
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) QRadar
2 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) SCOM
2 2 (33.33%) vCenter Server
2 2 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) McAfee
2 3 (50.00%) AlienVault
2 3 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Intel
2 3 (50.00%) LogLogic
2 3 (50.00%) LogRhythm
2 3 (50.00%) Splunk
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) Symantec
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Adobe