Period
to 16 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Designer was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 63 62
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 48 28 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.77% 2.26% 2.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.94% 2.38% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 20
Wiltshire median daily rate £438 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +14.29% -22.22%
10th Percentile £375 £313 £312
90th Percentile £513 £594 £541
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £46.25 - -
South West median hourly rate £46.25 - -

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 1,630 1,178 1,240
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.17% 95.08% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,061 785 864
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £420 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +11.63% +0.33%
10th Percentile £269 £268 £223
90th Percentile £625 £575 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 27 25
Wiltshire median hourly rate £41.53 £32.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.78% -8.57% +66.67%
10th Percentile £14.37 £13.00 £14.60
90th Percentile £47.05 £40.75 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £38.14 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +17.36% +30.00% -9.09%

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 16 November 2018.

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 16 November 2018. 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 -7 28 £425 +6.25% 4
Salisbury - 9 £475 -
Corsham -2 8 - -
Designer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, 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 (35.42%) Security Cleared
2 12 (25.00%) Finance
3 11 (22.92%) SC Cleared
3 11 (22.92%) Data Centre
4 10 (20.83%) Service Design
4 10 (20.83%) User Experience
4 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (18.75%) Firewall
5 9 (18.75%) Commercial Awareness
6 7 (14.58%) Migration
7 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (12.50%) Service Management
7 6 (12.50%) Military
7 6 (12.50%) .NET
7 6 (12.50%) XML
7 6 (12.50%) ITIL
7 6 (12.50%) WSDL
7 6 (12.50%) IBM
7 6 (12.50%) HP
7 6 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (12.50%) Multicast
7 6 (12.50%) REST
7 6 (12.50%) ITIL V3
7 6 (12.50%) DMVPN
7 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
7 6 (12.50%) Network Architecture
7 6 (12.50%) Software Architecture
7 6 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (12.50%) Network Virtualisation
8 5 (10.42%) Sequence Diagram

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 2 (4.17%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) Firewall
2 6 (12.50%) DMVPN
2 6 (12.50%) Multicast
3 5 (10.42%) BGP
3 5 (10.42%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (10.42%) OSPF
4 4 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (8.33%) VXLAN
5 2 (4.17%) Internet
5 2 (4.17%) Network Security
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (2.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (2.08%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (4.17%) JIRA
2 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.08%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.08%) WebStorm
General
1 12 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Military
3 4 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.08%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) .NET
1 6 (12.50%) REST
1 6 (12.50%) WSDL
1 6 (12.50%) XML
2 5 (10.42%) Middleware
2 5 (10.42%) XML Schema
3 4 (8.33%) Spine.js
4 2 (4.17%) HTML
5 1 (2.08%) CSS
5 1 (2.08%) HTML5
5 1 (2.08%) React
5 1 (2.08%) Sass
5 1 (2.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Data Centre
2 10 (20.83%) User Experience
3 5 (10.42%) DataPower
4 3 (6.25%) Robotics
5 1 (2.08%) BYOD
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.08%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (2.08%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.08%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Online Banking
5 1 (2.08%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) CentOS
1 4 (8.33%) Linux
1 4 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (8.33%) Ubuntu
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (20.83%) Service Design
2 9 (18.75%) Commercial Awareness
3 7 (14.58%) Migration
4 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 6 (12.50%) ITIL
4 6 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 6 (12.50%) Network Architecture
4 6 (12.50%) Network Virtualisation
4 6 (12.50%) Service Management
4 6 (12.50%) Software Architecture
4 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (10.42%) BPMN
5 5 (10.42%) Defect Management
5 5 (10.42%) Microservices
5 5 (10.42%) Prototyping
5 5 (10.42%) Sequence Diagram
5 5 (10.42%) UML
5 5 (10.42%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) C#
1 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (35.42%) Security Cleared
2 11 (22.92%) SC Cleared
3 6 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.25%) CCNA
5 2 (4.17%) CCIE
5 2 (4.17%) CCIE Security
6 1 (2.08%) CCDP
6 1 (2.08%) CCNP
6 1 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.08%) Degree
6 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.08%) MCSE
6 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) PCI DSS
1 2 (4.17%) PSD2
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.08%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) HP
1 6 (12.50%) IBM
2 5 (10.42%) Cisco
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle
4 3 (6.25%) F5
4 3 (6.25%) Pega
4 3 (6.25%) UiPath
5 2 (4.17%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.17%) Blue Coat
5 2 (4.17%) Juniper
5 2 (4.17%) McAfee
6 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.08%) EMC
6 1 (2.08%) Micro Focus
6 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.08%) NetIQ
6 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.08%) SAP
6 1 (2.08%) TOWER Software
6 1 (2.08%) VMware