Period
to 21 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Designer was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 74 49 66
Rank change year-on-year -25 +17 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 47 34 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.54% 3.13% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.68% 3.31% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 28 17
Wiltshire median daily rate £463 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.33% +7.14% -17.65%
10th Percentile £343 £313 £312
90th Percentile £550 £514 £553
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £47.00 - £32.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies in Wiltshire with a recognized job title 1,754 1,027 1,205
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.61% 94.39% 95.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,170 717 835
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £280 £281 £214
90th Percentile £650 £600 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 20 38
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.00 £27.25 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.13% -29.22% +24.19%
10th Percentile £14.37 £13.00 £15.73
90th Percentile £50.00 £40.08 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +40.00% -9.09% -15.38%

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Wiltshire

Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Designer in Wiltshire

Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Designer in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Designer in Wiltshire

Designer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Designer in Wiltshire

Designer
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -15 32 £450 +20.00% 7
Salisbury - 9 £475 - 1
Corsham -19 3 - -
Designer
South West

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Wiltshire region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.79%) Security Cleared
3 13 (27.66%) Software Architecture
3 13 (27.66%) .NET
3 13 (27.66%) HP
4 12 (25.53%) Middleware
4 12 (25.53%) XML
4 12 (25.53%) WSDL
4 12 (25.53%) XML Schema
4 12 (25.53%) IBM
4 12 (25.53%) DataPower
4 12 (25.53%) REST
4 12 (25.53%) Microservices
4 12 (25.53%) Defect Management
4 12 (25.53%) HP ALM
5 11 (23.40%) Sequence Diagram
5 11 (23.40%) Use Case
5 11 (23.40%) BPMN
5 11 (23.40%) UML
6 10 (21.28%) Finance
7 9 (19.15%) Commercial Awareness
8 8 (17.02%) Migration
8 8 (17.02%) Service Design
9 7 (14.89%) User Experience
9 7 (14.89%) Data Centre
9 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
10 6 (12.77%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (12.77%) ITIL V3
10 6 (12.77%) Infrastructure Management
10 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (2.13%) CMS
1 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) Firewall
2 3 (6.38%) BGP
2 3 (6.38%) DMVPN
2 3 (6.38%) Multicast
2 3 (6.38%) OSPF
3 2 (4.26%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (4.26%) Internet
3 2 (4.26%) Network Security
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (2.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (2.13%) SAN
4 1 (2.13%) VXLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Bitbucket
1 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.13%) WebStorm
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Military
3 3 (6.38%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) .NET
2 12 (25.53%) Middleware
2 12 (25.53%) REST
2 12 (25.53%) WSDL
2 12 (25.53%) XML
2 12 (25.53%) XML Schema
3 2 (4.26%) HTML
4 1 (2.13%) CSS
4 1 (2.13%) Flash
4 1 (2.13%) HTML5
4 1 (2.13%) React
4 1 (2.13%) Sass
4 1 (2.13%) Spine.js
4 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) DataPower
2 7 (14.89%) Data Centre
2 7 (14.89%) User Experience
3 5 (10.64%) Robotics
4 1 (2.13%) BYOD
4 1 (2.13%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.13%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (2.13%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.13%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) CentOS
1 4 (8.51%) Linux
1 4 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (8.51%) Ubuntu
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.66%) Software Architecture
3 12 (25.53%) Defect Management
3 12 (25.53%) Microservices
4 11 (23.40%) BPMN
4 11 (23.40%) Sequence Diagram
4 11 (23.40%) UML
4 11 (23.40%) Use Case
5 9 (19.15%) Commercial Awareness
6 8 (17.02%) Migration
6 8 (17.02%) Service Design
7 6 (12.77%) Infrastructure Management
7 6 (12.77%) ITIL
7 6 (12.77%) ITIL V3
7 6 (12.77%) Service Management
7 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (12.77%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (10.64%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (10.64%) Robotic Process Automation
8 5 (10.64%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) Lua
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.26%) CCIE
4 2 (4.26%) CCIE Security
4 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) CCDP
5 1 (2.13%) CCNA
5 1 (2.13%) CCNP
5 1 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.13%) Degree
5 1 (2.13%) MCSE
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.13%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 12 (25.53%) HP ALM
2 1 (2.13%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) HP
2 12 (25.53%) IBM
3 5 (10.64%) Pega
3 5 (10.64%) UiPath
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle
5 3 (6.38%) Cisco
5 3 (6.38%) F5
6 2 (4.26%) Blue Coat
6 2 (4.26%) Juniper
6 2 (4.26%) McAfee
7 1 (2.13%) Adobe
7 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.13%) EMC
7 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.13%) SAP
7 1 (2.13%) TOWER Software
7 1 (2.13%) VMware