The median contractor rate for a Designer was £455 per day in advertised job vacancies in Norfolk during the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Designer
East of England / Norfolk
Rank 12 15 7
Rank change year-on-year +3 -8  
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 16 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 11.43% 8.42% 9.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.68% 8.70% 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 13
Median daily rate £455 £460 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.08% +8.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £300 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £476 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +4.16% -3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -18.18% +10.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Norfolk
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 137 184 178
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 97.86% 96.84% 95.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 127 117
Median daily rate £400 £325 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £275 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 39
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +18.51%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norfolk that featured Designer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Norfolk

Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Designer in Norfolk

Designer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Designer in Norfolk

Designer
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +7 16 £455 -4.21% 2
Designer
East of England

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

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

1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Finance
3 8 (47.06%) Scrum
4 6 (35.29%) Java
5 5 (29.41%) JUnit
5 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
5 5 (29.41%) RESTful
5 5 (29.41%) Spring
5 5 (29.41%) Maven
5 5 (29.41%) Cucumber
5 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
5 5 (29.41%) Apache Camel
5 5 (29.41%) Apache ServiceMix
5 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
5 5 (29.41%) API Design
6 4 (23.53%) Coaching
6 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (23.53%) Software Delivery
6 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (23.53%) SOA
7 3 (17.65%) OO
7 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (17.65%) Marketing
7 3 (17.65%) IT Strategy
7 3 (17.65%) BDD
7 3 (17.65%) User Stories
7 3 (17.65%) SOLID
8 2 (11.76%) Information Management
8 2 (11.76%) Apache
8 2 (11.76%) IBM

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk 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 (29.41%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (11.76%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) InVision
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Cucumber
1 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
1 5 (29.41%) JUnit
1 5 (29.41%) Maven
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Apache Camel
1 5 (29.41%) RESTful
1 5 (29.41%) Spring
2 1 (5.88%) J2EE
2 1 (5.88%) Java EE
2 1 (5.88%) JSON
2 1 (5.88%) REST
2 1 (5.88%) SOAP
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) User Experience
1 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Scrum
3 5 (29.41%) API Design
3 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
4 4 (23.53%) Coaching
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (23.53%) SOA
4 4 (23.53%) Software Delivery
4 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (17.65%) BDD
5 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (17.65%) IT Strategy
5 3 (17.65%) OO
5 3 (17.65%) SOLID
5 3 (17.65%) User Stories
6 2 (11.76%) Information Management
7 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Matrix Management
7 1 (5.88%) Migration
7 1 (5.88%) Psychology
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.76%) IBM