Period
to 21 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a Systems Designer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the North of England during the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

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.

System Designer
England > North of England
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 301 363
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Designer 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England - 0.018% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.019% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
North of England median daily rate - £350 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -46.15% +73.33%
England median daily rate £500 £400 £470
% change year-on-year +25.00% -14.89% +17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
North of England median hourly rate - - £43.00
England median hourly rate - - £43.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North of England. 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
North of England
Contract vacancies in the North of England with a recognized job title 11,922 10,727 15,226
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.53% 95.42% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,658 6,663 9,681
North of England median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +6.46%
10th Percentile £256 £250 £243
90th Percentile £550 £544 £538
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 546 490 597
North of England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.18 £16.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.16% -4.77% +9.00%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.05 £43.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.14 £19.00
% change year-on-year +3.09% -4.53% +8.57%

Systems Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Designer in the North of England

Systems Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Systems Designer in the North of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Designer in the North of England

Systems Designer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Designer in the North of England