Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Designer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 48 52
Rank change year-on-year -24 +4 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 9 29 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.06% 3.24% 2.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 3.40% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 22 29
Nottingham median daily rate £363 £539 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.71% +331.00% -30.56%
10th Percentile £323 £463 £95
90th Percentile £450 £595 £478
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £381 £533 £125
% change year-on-year -28.40% +326.00% -30.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottingham median hourly rate - - -
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham. 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
Nottingham
Contract vacancies in Nottingham with a recognized job title 811 852 812
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.30% 95.30% 96.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 447 508
Nottingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £273 £213
90th Percentile £563 £550 £495
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 23 36
Nottingham median hourly rate £13.11 £11.73 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.83% -6.20% -4.76%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.00 £9.50
90th Percentile £28.50 £21.39 £20.00
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £13.23 £12.28 £13.50
% change year-on-year +7.74% -9.07% +3.85%

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

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 6 months to 18 November 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 18 November 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 4 (44.44%) Unix
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) User Experience
2 3 (33.33%) Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) Wireframes
3 2 (22.22%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Converged Networks
3 2 (22.22%) Converged Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 2 (22.22%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (22.22%) Axure RP
3 2 (22.22%) Splunk
3 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
3 2 (22.22%) Project Planning

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 2 (22.22%) JBoss
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
1 2 (22.22%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Converged Networks
1 2 (22.22%) Network Security
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) DB2
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Axure RP
2 1 (11.11%) Bower
2 1 (11.11%) Grunt
2 1 (11.11%) gulp
2 1 (11.11%) Jasmine
2 1 (11.11%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (11.11%) Protractor
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
2 1 (11.11%) webpack
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) Middleware
2 2 (22.22%) WCF
2 2 (22.22%) WPF
3 1 (11.11%) Angular 2
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) LESS
3 1 (11.11%) Sass
3 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (11.11%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) AIX
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Analytics
1 3 (33.33%) Wireframes
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
2 2 (22.22%) Converged Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
2 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (11.11%) Copywriting
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile First
3 1 (11.11%) SEO
3 1 (11.11%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (22.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
1 2 (22.22%) SCOM
1 2 (22.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Adobe
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) Splunk
2 2 (22.22%) VMware