The median contractor rate for a Designer was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 29 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
South East > West Sussex
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 49 48
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1  
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 18 29 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.61% 3.95% 2.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.77% 4.00% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 15
West Sussex median daily rate £600 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +77.77% +3.84%  
10th Percentile £449 £215 £275
90th Percentile £770 £438 £359
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £50.15 - £13.67

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 477 725 524
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 95.59% 98.64% 96.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1194 1950 1398
West Sussex median daily rate £415 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% +21.42%  
10th Percentile £290 £260 £250
90th Percentile £541 £526 £488
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 90 91
West Sussex median hourly rate £16.50 £32.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.23% +96.96%  
10th Percentile £13.00 £14.25 £8.75
90th Percentile £43.75 £52.25 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £16.14
% change year-on-year -8.21% +21.49%  

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in West Sussex

Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Designer in West Sussex

Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Designer in West Sussex over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Designer in West Sussex

Designer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Designer in West Sussex

Designer
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing +11 13 £675 +125.00%
Horsham - 1 - - 1
Designer
South East

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 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 West Sussex region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 42 (76.36%) User Experience
2 39 (70.91%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (43.64%) HTML
4 23 (41.82%) CSS
5 20 (36.36%) Publishing
6 19 (34.55%) Mobile App
7 18 (32.73%) Prototyping
7 18 (32.73%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 17 (30.91%) Front End Development
8 17 (30.91%) Scrum
8 17 (30.91%) Web Design
9 14 (25.45%) Rapid Prototyping
9 14 (25.45%) Web Application Development
10 12 (21.82%) Legal
11 11 (20.00%) Social Media
12 9 (16.36%) Degree
12 9 (16.36%) SEO
12 9 (16.36%) Service Design
13 8 (14.55%) Web Development
14 7 (12.73%) Animation
14 7 (12.73%) Android
14 7 (12.73%) Apple
15 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
15 6 (10.91%) Unix
15 6 (10.91%) Linux
15 6 (10.91%) Mac OS X
15 6 (10.91%) Subversion
15 6 (10.91%) Content Management
15 6 (10.91%) Git (software)
15 6 (10.91%) Node.js

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.82%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) HTTP
2 1 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Git (software)
1 6 (10.91%) Subversion
General
1 20 (36.36%) Publishing
2 12 (21.82%) Legal
3 1 (1.82%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (43.64%) HTML
2 23 (41.82%) CSS
3 6 (10.91%) Node.js
4 3 (5.45%) Play Framework
5 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 42 (76.36%) User Experience
2 19 (34.55%) Mobile App
3 11 (20.00%) Social Media
4 7 (12.73%) Animation
5 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) Android
2 6 (10.91%) Linux
2 6 (10.91%) Mac OS X
2 6 (10.91%) Unix
3 5 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (70.91%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (32.73%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 18 (32.73%) Prototyping
3 17 (30.91%) Front End Development
3 17 (30.91%) Scrum
3 17 (30.91%) Web Design
4 14 (25.45%) Rapid Prototyping
4 14 (25.45%) Web Application Development
5 9 (16.36%) SEO
5 9 (16.36%) Service Design
6 8 (14.55%) Web Development
7 6 (10.91%) Content Management
8 5 (9.09%) Typography
8 5 (9.09%) Web Usability
9 4 (7.27%) Business Analysis
10 3 (5.45%) Configuration Management
10 3 (5.45%) Data Visualisation
10 3 (5.45%) Open Source
10 3 (5.45%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (5.45%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
2 5 (9.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Apple
2 1 (1.82%) SAP
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