The median contractor rate for a Designer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Staines 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
Surrey / Staines
Rank 19 7 19
Rank change year-on-year -12 +12  
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 6 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 4.65% 16.46% 3.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.84% 17.11% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
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 Staines. 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
Staines
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 124 76 130
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staines 96.12% 96.20% 98.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 27 33
Median daily rate £475 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £125 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £585 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
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 Staines

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Staines

Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Designer in Staines

Designer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Designer in Staines

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

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 Staines region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) User Experience
1 7 (63.64%) Wireframes
2 5 (45.45%) Prototyping
2 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (45.45%) Axure RP
3 4 (36.36%) Information Architecture
3 4 (36.36%) Photoshop
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) Service Design
4 3 (27.27%) Data Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) People Management
4 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) Google Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) ClickTale
4 3 (27.27%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) User Stories
5 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
5 2 (18.18%) CSS3
5 2 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (18.18%) Big Data
5 2 (18.18%) JSON
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Staines 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:

Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Adobe Analytics
1 3 (27.27%) Google Analytics
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) CSS3
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) HTML5
1 2 (18.18%) jQuery
1 2 (18.18%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) User Experience
2 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) Wireframes
2 5 (45.45%) Prototyping
3 4 (36.36%) Information Architecture
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) Service Design
4 3 (27.27%) Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Data Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) People Management
5 2 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 2 (18.18%) Usability Testing
5 2 (18.18%) User Stories
6 1 (9.09%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Psychology
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
1 3 (27.27%) ClickTale
2 1 (9.09%) HP