Period
to 31 March 2020

The median contractor rate for a Content Designer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 31 March 2020.

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.

Content Designer
England > North West
6 months to
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 174 205 212
Rank change year-on-year +31 +7 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Content Designer 1 8 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North West 0.024% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 6
Median daily rate £400 £450 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +37.30% +4.88%
10th Percentile £375 £369 £273
90th Percentile £425 £460 £360
England median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £47.75 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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 West
Contract vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 3,890 5,351 5,474
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.46% 94.79% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,304 3,395 3,437
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £200 £250 £231
90th Percentile £600 £613 £588
England median daily rate £472 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -0.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 265 307
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -9.39%
10th Percentile £12.45 £13.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £53.00 £47.50 £51.65
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £18.70
% change year-on-year +6.95% - +0.46%

Content Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Content Designer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Content Designer in the North West

Content Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Content Designer in the North West.

Daily rate trend for Content Designer in the North West

Content Designer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Content Designer within the North West region over the 6 months to 31 March 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +26 1 £400 -
Content Designer
England

Content Designer Skill Set
Top 4 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 March 2020, Content 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 North West region featuring Content Designer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

Content Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics