Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Designer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Stirling during the 6 months to 22 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
Scotland > Stirling
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 6 16
Rank change year-on-year -7 +10 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 1 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stirling 1.92% 18.67% 6.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 18.67% 6.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 4
Stirling median daily rate £475 £331 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.72% -26.56% +7.14%
10th Percentile £463 £305 £425
90th Percentile £488 £478 £493
Scotland median daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stirling median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £13.00 £28.00 £135.00
% change year-on-year -53.57% -79.26% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stirling. 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
Stirling
Contract vacancies in Stirling with a recognized job title 48 75 101
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.31% 100.00% 96.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 38 35
Stirling median daily rate £300 £338 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -25.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £149 £275 £320
90th Percentile £495 £527 £535
Scotland median daily rate £388 £356 £365
% change year-on-year +8.85% -2.47% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Stirling median hourly rate - £9.88 -
Scotland median hourly rate £20.61 £16.16 £23.35
% change year-on-year +27.53% -30.80% +33.43%

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Stirling

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

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 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 22 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 Stirling region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) PowerCenter
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Scorecard

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) PowerCenter
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Scorecard
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle