The median contractor rate for a Designer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Designer
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 30 36 29
Rank change year-on-year +6 -7  
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 12 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 3.37% 3.25% 4.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.45% 3.37% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 6
Median daily rate - £431 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -13.75%  
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 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +28.57% -30.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham. 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
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 348 475 366
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 97.75% 96.35% 98.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 224 178
Median daily rate £365 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 19
Median hourly rate £12.23 £15.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.12% -13.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £11.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.88 £48.50 £19.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Nottingham

Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Designer in Nottingham

Designer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Designer in Nottingham

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 25 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 Nottingham region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 16 (51.61%) .NET
2 15 (48.39%) HTML
3 13 (41.94%) User Experience
4 12 (38.71%) Oracle
5 11 (35.48%) C#
5 11 (35.48%) Prototyping
6 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (29.03%) Sitecore
7 9 (29.03%) CSS
7 9 (29.03%) Service Design
7 9 (29.03%) Mobile App
8 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
8 8 (25.81%) Rapid Prototyping
9 7 (22.58%) WCF
9 7 (22.58%) WPF
9 7 (22.58%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (22.58%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (22.58%) Web Design
9 7 (22.58%) PL/SQL
9 7 (22.58%) SQL
9 7 (22.58%) Unix
9 7 (22.58%) CRM
9 7 (22.58%) Shell Script
9 7 (22.58%) Oracle Database
10 6 (19.35%) Degree
11 5 (16.13%) Software Architecture
11 5 (16.13%) Data Management
11 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (16.13%) Scrum
11 5 (16.13%) Translating Business Requirements

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (16.13%) Apache Solr
2 4 (12.90%) CMS
2 4 (12.90%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.23%) AutoCAD
1 1 (3.23%) CATIA
1 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.23%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (3.23%) PTC Creo
1 1 (3.23%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) Oracle Database
1 7 (22.58%) Oracle Database 10g
1 7 (22.58%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (12.90%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.23%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) .NET
2 15 (48.39%) HTML
3 9 (29.03%) CSS
4 7 (22.58%) WCF
4 7 (22.58%) WPF
5 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.23%) jQuery
6 1 (3.23%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) User Experience
2 9 (29.03%) Mobile App
3 3 (9.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Prototyping
2 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (29.03%) Service Design
4 8 (25.81%) Rapid Prototyping
5 7 (22.58%) CRM
5 7 (22.58%) Web Design
6 5 (16.13%) ArchiMate
6 5 (16.13%) Data Management
6 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (16.13%) Front End Development
6 5 (16.13%) Scrum
6 5 (16.13%) Software Architecture
6 5 (16.13%) Translating Business Requirements
6 5 (16.13%) Wireframes
7 4 (12.90%) Data Security
7 4 (12.90%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (12.90%) User Stories
7 4 (12.90%) UX Design
8 3 (9.68%) Copywriting
8 3 (9.68%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) C#
2 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
3 7 (22.58%) PL/SQL
3 7 (22.58%) Shell Script
3 7 (22.58%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Oracle
2 9 (29.03%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.23%) Siemens
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