The median contractor rate for a Designer was £338 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 3 months to 26 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 31 33
Rank change year-on-year -10 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 4 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.10% 2.96% 2.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 3.11% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 9
Median daily rate £338 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £425 £111
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £513 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.56% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £175.00 £21.84
% change year-on-year -86.85% +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 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 348 418 411
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 96.13% 95.22% 97.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 220 246
Median daily rate £400 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.12% +6.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £615 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 5
Median hourly rate £12.23 £10.88 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.41% -25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £17.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Designer in Nottingham over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Designer in Nottingham

Designer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Designer in Nottingham

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 Nottingham region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 12 (80.00%) .NET
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle
3 8 (53.33%) Sitecore
4 7 (46.67%) C#
5 6 (40.00%) HTML
6 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (33.33%) Degree
6 5 (33.33%) Apache Solr
6 5 (33.33%) Software Architecture
6 5 (33.33%) ArchiMate
6 5 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
7 4 (26.67%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (26.67%) User Stories
7 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
7 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
7 4 (26.67%) WCF
7 4 (26.67%) WPF
7 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (26.67%) Unix
7 4 (26.67%) CRM
7 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
7 4 (26.67%) Data Security
7 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
7 4 (26.67%) SQL
7 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
8 3 (20.00%) CMS
8 3 (20.00%) Scrum
8 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (33.33%) Apache Solr
2 3 (20.00%) CMS
2 3 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Bower
1 1 (6.67%) Grunt
1 1 (6.67%) gulp
1 1 (6.67%) Jasmine
1 1 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (6.67%) Protractor
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
1 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
1 1 (6.67%) webpack
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (26.67%) WCF
3 4 (26.67%) WPF
4 2 (13.33%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) CSS3
4 2 (13.33%) HTML5
5 1 (6.67%) Angular 2
5 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.67%) LESS
5 1 (6.67%) React
5 1 (6.67%) Sass
5 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (6.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ArchiMate
1 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (33.33%) Software Architecture
1 5 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 4 (26.67%) CRM
2 4 (26.67%) Data Security
2 4 (26.67%) Technical Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) User Stories
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) Wireframes
5 1 (6.67%) Cognitive Science
5 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
5 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.67%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
3 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 8 (53.33%) Sitecore