The median contractor rate for a Designer was £415 per day in advertised job vacancies in Telford 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
Shropshire / Telford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 37 23
Rank change year-on-year +13 -14  
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 13 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Telford 8.72% 4.71% 2.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.29% 4.93% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 0
Median daily rate £415 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.96% -  
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 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 140 284 101
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Telford 93.96% 95.62% 97.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 120 39
Median daily rate £515 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.09% +3.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £363 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £10.15 £25.12 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.59% +47.76%  
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 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 Daily Rate Histogram in Telford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Designer in Telford over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Designer in Telford

Designer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Telford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Designer in Telford

Designer Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Telford

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 Telford region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) User Experience
3 8 (53.33%) Publishing
4 7 (46.67%) HTML
4 7 (46.67%) CSS
4 7 (46.67%) Rapid Prototyping
4 7 (46.67%) Prototyping
4 7 (46.67%) Front End Development
4 7 (46.67%) Service Design
4 7 (46.67%) Web Design
4 7 (46.67%) Mobile App
5 6 (40.00%) Degree
6 4 (26.67%) Web Application Development
6 4 (26.67%) SEO
6 4 (26.67%) Legal
6 4 (26.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 2 (13.33%) Scrum
7 2 (13.33%) Content Management
7 2 (13.33%) Social Media
8 1 (6.67%) User Stories
8 1 (6.67%) Web Usability
8 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
8 1 (6.67%) Content Writing

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

General
1 8 (53.33%) Publishing
2 4 (26.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) CSS
1 7 (46.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (80.00%) User Experience
2 7 (46.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (13.33%) Social Media
4 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Front End Development
2 7 (46.67%) Prototyping
2 7 (46.67%) Rapid Prototyping
2 7 (46.67%) Service Design
2 7 (46.67%) Web Design
3 4 (26.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 4 (26.67%) SEO
3 4 (26.67%) Web Application Development
4 2 (13.33%) Content Management
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Content Writing
5 1 (6.67%) User Stories
5 1 (6.67%) Web Usability
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree