The median contractor rate for a Designer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Norfolk during the 3 months to 27 June 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
East of England / Norfolk
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 8 28
Rank change year-on-year -16 +20  
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 10 25 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 5.52% 11.52% 3.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.92% 11.68% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 5
Median daily rate £450 £470 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.25% +10.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £425 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.87% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.76 £175.00 £21.84
% change year-on-year -81.28% +701.46%  

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 169 214 166
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 93.37% 98.62% 95.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 149 122
Median daily rate £450 £350 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +47.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £150 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £545 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 17
Median hourly rate £11.48 £22.25 £12.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.40% +78.78%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 27 June 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 -13 7 £444 -5.58% 4
Designer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (73.08%) Finance
3 14 (53.85%) Scrum
4 11 (42.31%) SOA
5 10 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (38.46%) Mentoring
6 9 (34.62%) Coaching
7 8 (30.77%) Software Delivery
8 6 (23.08%) Java
9 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (15.38%) Spring
10 4 (15.38%) Maven
10 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
10 4 (15.38%) JUnit
10 4 (15.38%) OO
10 4 (15.38%) Apache Camel
10 4 (15.38%) Apache ServiceMix
10 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
10 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
10 4 (15.38%) RESTful
10 4 (15.38%) API Design
11 3 (11.54%) IT Strategy
11 3 (11.54%) SOLID
11 3 (11.54%) BDD
11 3 (11.54%) User Stories
11 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (11.54%) Marketing
12 2 (7.69%) Java EE
12 2 (7.69%) Degree
12 2 (7.69%) Project Management

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 4 (15.38%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) InVision
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.85%) Snagit
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
1 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 4 (15.38%) JUnit
1 4 (15.38%) Maven
2 2 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) Axure RP
3 1 (3.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 19 (73.08%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Apache Camel
1 4 (15.38%) RESTful
1 4 (15.38%) Spring
2 2 (7.69%) J2EE
2 2 (7.69%) Java EE
3 1 (3.85%) CSS
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) JSON
3 1 (3.85%) REST
3 1 (3.85%) SOAP
3 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) User Experience
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (53.85%) Scrum
3 11 (42.31%) SOA
4 10 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (38.46%) Mentoring
5 9 (34.62%) Coaching
6 8 (30.77%) Software Delivery
7 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (15.38%) API Design
8 4 (15.38%) OO
9 3 (11.54%) BDD
9 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (11.54%) IT Strategy
9 3 (11.54%) SOLID
9 3 (11.54%) User Stories
10 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
10 2 (7.69%) Information Management
10 2 (7.69%) Matrix Management
10 2 (7.69%) Project Management
10 2 (7.69%) Psychology
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.85%) WCAG
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
2 2 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) Adobe