The median contractor rate for a Designer was £395 per day in advertised job vacancies in Telford during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Designer
Shropshire / Telford
Rank 29 48 -
Rank change year-on-year +19 -  
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 2 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Telford 1.32% 3.01% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 3.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £395 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £393
% change year-on-year +6.66% -4.51%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -18.18% +10.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Telford. 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
Telford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 146 361 116
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Telford 96.69% 98.90% 97.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 106 45
Median daily rate £471 £460 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.39% +5.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £370 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £633
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £22.69 - £13.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Telford

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Telford

Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Telford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Designer in Telford

Designer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Telford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Designer in Telford

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

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

1 13 (100.00%) User Experience
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (69.23%) HTML
3 9 (69.23%) CSS
3 9 (69.23%) Rapid Prototyping
3 9 (69.23%) Prototyping
4 8 (61.54%) Mobile App
5 7 (53.85%) Web Design
6 6 (46.15%) Service Design
7 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
7 3 (23.08%) Publishing
7 3 (23.08%) Degree
8 2 (15.38%) Legal
8 2 (15.38%) Customer Insight
8 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
9 1 (7.69%) Analytics
9 1 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
9 1 (7.69%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (7.69%) Axure RP
9 1 (7.69%) Wireframes
9 1 (7.69%) Content Writing
9 1 (7.69%) Scrum
9 1 (7.69%) Web Services
9 1 (7.69%) Adobe
9 1 (7.69%) Benchmarking
9 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
9 1 (7.69%) SEO
9 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
9 1 (7.69%) Web Usability

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Telford 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 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (7.69%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (23.08%) Publishing
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) CSS
1 9 (69.23%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) User Experience
2 8 (61.54%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Prototyping
2 9 (69.23%) Rapid Prototyping
3 7 (53.85%) Web Design
4 6 (46.15%) Service Design
5 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
6 2 (15.38%) Customer Insight
6 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
7 1 (7.69%) Analytics
7 1 (7.69%) Benchmarking
7 1 (7.69%) Competitor Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Content Management
7 1 (7.69%) Content Writing
7 1 (7.69%) Scrum
7 1 (7.69%) SEO
7 1 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (7.69%) Web Usability
7 1 (7.69%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe
1 1 (7.69%) Google
Telford, Shropshire
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