The median contractor rate for a Designer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Stirling 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
Scotland / Stirling
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 14 19
Rank change year-on-year +7 +5  
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stirling 8.70% 6.94% 3.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.70% 6.94% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £475 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.15% -  
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 Stirling. 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
Stirling
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 23 72 83
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stirling 100.00% 100.00% 96.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 37 20
Median daily rate £475 £375 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.66% -13.29%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £9.88 £9.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.70%  
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 Stirling

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Stirling

Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Designer in Stirling

Designer Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stirling

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 Stirling region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (66.67%) Informatica
1 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) QlikView
1 2 (66.67%) Dimensional Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Data Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Scorecard
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (33.33%) Typography
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Axure RP
2 1 (33.33%) Motion Graphics
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
2 1 (33.33%) Animation

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stirling 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 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Animation
2 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
2 1 (33.33%) Motion Graphics
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Data Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Dimensional Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Scorecard
1 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Typography
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Informatica
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe