The median contractor rate for a Designer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 3 months to 23 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
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 34 36
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 4 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.72% 4.21% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 4.42% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 1
Median daily rate - £449 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.52%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £92.50 £21.84
% change year-on-year -75.67% +323.63%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 216 362 257
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 92.70% 95.26% 94.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 266 159
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £305 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 17
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £8.50 £9.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £20.00 £16.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Sheffield

Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Designer in Sheffield

Designer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Designer in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Sheffield region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 14 (63.64%) HTML
2 13 (59.09%) User Experience
3 12 (54.55%) Publishing
4 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (22.73%) Internet
6 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (18.18%) Service Design
7 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
7 3 (13.64%) Web Development
8 2 (9.09%) Degree
8 2 (9.09%) Marketing
8 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (9.09%) Network Security
8 2 (9.09%) Migration
8 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
8 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (9.09%) SAP
8 2 (9.09%) Electronics
8 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
8 2 (9.09%) Finance
8 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
8 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
8 2 (9.09%) Front End Development
9 1 (4.55%) Typography
9 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (4.55%) Privileged Access Management

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 1 (4.55%) Apache Solr
1 1 (4.55%) CMS
1 1 (4.55%) JBoss
1 1 (4.55%) Liferay
1 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.55%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Internet
2 2 (9.09%) Network Security
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (4.55%) Kerberos
3 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.55%) NX-OS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) IntelliJ
1 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 12 (54.55%) Publishing
2 2 (9.09%) Electronics
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) D3.js
2 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.55%) J2EE
2 1 (4.55%) OSCache
2 1 (4.55%) Spring
2 1 (4.55%) Spring Integration
2 1 (4.55%) Spring MVC
2 1 (4.55%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) User Experience
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (18.18%) Service Design
2 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (13.64%) Web Development
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (9.09%) Front End Development
4 2 (9.09%) Migration
4 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) Identity Management
5 1 (4.55%) MVC
5 1 (4.55%) Privileged Access Management
5 1 (4.55%) Software Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Java
1 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
1 1 (4.55%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) ATG
2 1 (4.55%) CA
2 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco
2 1 (4.55%) Citrix
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Sourcefire
2 1 (4.55%) Splunk