Period
to 26 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Designer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 26 July 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 124 125
Rank change year-on-year +41 +1 -33
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 106 90 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.51% 1.55% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 1.60% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 60 80
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £419 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.45% +17.13% +30.00%
10th Percentile £308 £305 £213
90th Percentile £493 £471 £538
England median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £37.50 -
England median hourly rate £23.00 £39.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -41.03% +73.33% -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4089 5616 5597
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.01% 96.58% 95.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2616 3768 3651
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +4.48%
10th Percentile £258 £263 £225
90th Percentile £550 £556 £500
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 171 252
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.70% +3.85% -3.70%
10th Percentile £9.34 £8.50 £8.64
90th Percentile £29.00 £33.75 £37.45
England median hourly rate £18.18 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -4.32% +8.57% +2.94%

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Yorkshire

Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Designer in Yorkshire

Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Designer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Designer in Yorkshire

Designer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Designer in Yorkshire

Designer
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. 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
West Yorkshire +38 72 £369 -1.67% 9
South Yorkshire +14 23 £413 -8.33% 1
North Yorkshire +9 3 £275 -39.73% 1
Designer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Yorkshire region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 65 (61.32%) User Experience
2 44 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (32.08%) HTML
4 29 (27.36%) Wireframes
5 23 (21.70%) CSS
6 22 (20.75%) Service Design
7 21 (19.81%) Prototyping
8 17 (16.04%) Publishing
9 16 (15.09%) Adobe
10 15 (14.15%) Responsive Web Design
11 13 (12.26%) ITIL
12 12 (11.32%) Finance
12 12 (11.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 11 (10.38%) Analytics
13 11 (10.38%) Axure RP
13 11 (10.38%) Retail
13 11 (10.38%) JavaScript
14 9 (8.49%) Telecoms
14 9 (8.49%) Waterfall
14 9 (8.49%) Minimum Viable Product
14 9 (8.49%) InVision
15 8 (7.55%) Front End Development
16 7 (6.60%) Degree
16 7 (6.60%) Legal
16 7 (6.60%) Scrum
16 7 (6.60%) C
17 6 (5.66%) Photoshop
17 6 (5.66%) Oracle
17 6 (5.66%) OmniGraffle
18 5 (4.72%) Translating Business Requirements

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (1.89%) Apache Solr
1 2 (1.89%) JBoss
1 2 (1.89%) Liferay
1 2 (1.89%) WebLogic
1 2 (1.89%) WebLogic Portal
1 2 (1.89%) WebSphere
1 2 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (1.89%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (0.94%) CMS
2 1 (0.94%) Confluence
2 1 (0.94%) IIS
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 12 (11.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 9 (8.49%) InVision
3 6 (5.66%) OmniGraffle
3 6 (5.66%) Photoshop
4 3 (2.83%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.94%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (0.94%) Demantra
1 1 (0.94%) Oracle ASCP
1 1 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.83%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.72%) Internet
1 5 (4.72%) WAN
2 3 (2.83%) FTP
3 2 (1.89%) NetScaler
3 2 (1.89%) Network Security
4 1 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.94%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.94%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.94%) DHCP
4 1 (0.94%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.94%) FCoE
4 1 (0.94%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.94%) HTTP
4 1 (0.94%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.94%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.94%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.94%) NX-OS
4 1 (0.94%) SMTP
4 1 (0.94%) SSL
4 1 (0.94%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.89%) DataStage
2 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.94%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (0.94%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (10.38%) Axure RP
2 2 (1.89%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (1.89%) IntelliJ
2 2 (1.89%) Subversion
3 1 (0.94%) JIRA
3 1 (0.94%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 17 (16.04%) Publishing
2 12 (11.32%) Finance
3 11 (10.38%) Retail
4 9 (8.49%) Telecoms
5 7 (6.60%) Legal
6 4 (3.77%) Games
7 3 (2.83%) Banking
7 3 (2.83%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.83%) Marketing
8 2 (1.89%) Electronics
9 1 (0.94%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.94%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (32.08%) HTML
2 23 (21.70%) CSS
3 3 (2.83%) CSS3
3 3 (2.83%) HTML5
3 3 (2.83%) jQuery
4 2 (1.89%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.89%) D3.js
4 2 (1.89%) Flash
4 2 (1.89%) Hibernate
4 2 (1.89%) J2EE
4 2 (1.89%) OSCache
4 2 (1.89%) Spring
4 2 (1.89%) Spring Integration
4 2 (1.89%) Spring MVC
4 2 (1.89%) Spring Security
4 2 (1.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.94%) REST
5 1 (0.94%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 65 (61.32%) User Experience
2 9 (8.49%) Minimum Viable Product
3 3 (2.83%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.83%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.83%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.83%) Social Media
4 2 (1.89%) Graphic Design
4 2 (1.89%) Taxonomies
4 2 (1.89%) W3C
5 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.94%) iPhone
5 1 (0.94%) NHS
5 1 (0.94%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.94%) PKI
5 1 (0.94%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.83%) Windows
2 2 (1.89%) Android
2 2 (1.89%) Linux
3 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.94%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (27.36%) Wireframes
3 22 (20.75%) Service Design
4 21 (19.81%) Prototyping
5 15 (14.15%) Responsive Web Design
6 13 (12.26%) ITIL
7 11 (10.38%) Analytics
8 9 (8.49%) Waterfall
9 8 (7.55%) Front End Development
10 7 (6.60%) Scrum
11 5 (4.72%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 5 (4.72%) Process Improvement
11 5 (4.72%) SEO
11 5 (4.72%) Software Delivery
11 5 (4.72%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (4.72%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (4.72%) Translating Business Requirements
11 5 (4.72%) Usability Testing
11 5 (4.72%) Validation
11 5 (4.72%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.38%) JavaScript
2 7 (6.60%) C
3 3 (2.83%) Java
4 2 (1.89%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.89%) SQL
4 2 (1.89%) TypeScript
5 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (6.60%) Degree
2 4 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.83%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.89%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.94%) CCNA
5 1 (0.94%) CCNP
5 1 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.94%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (0.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.94%) NFS
1 1 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (15.09%) Adobe
2 6 (5.66%) Oracle
3 3 (2.83%) Google
3 3 (2.83%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.89%) ATG
4 2 (1.89%) Cisco
4 2 (1.89%) IBM
4 2 (1.89%) SAP
4 2 (1.89%) Twitter
5 1 (0.94%) Brocade
5 1 (0.94%) CA
5 1 (0.94%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.94%) Citrix
5 1 (0.94%) Genesys
5 1 (0.94%) Omniture
5 1 (0.94%) Sourcefire
5 1 (0.94%) Splunk
5 1 (0.94%) VMware
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