The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had Senior Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Designer
Rank 68 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Designer 5 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.64% 0.80% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Median daily rate £325 £335 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £415
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -15.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior Designer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
761 729 657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.19% 97.20% 94.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 453 383
Median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 39 37
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.88 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £41.25 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Senior Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Birmingham region that featured Senior Designer in the job title.

Senior Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Senior Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Designer across the Birmingham region.

Senior Designer Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Senior Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Designer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Senior Designer Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Senior Designer Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Senior 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 Birmingham region featuring Senior Designer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Adobe
2 4 (80.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (80.00%) InDesign
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) MS Office
3 3 (60.00%) Marketing
3 3 (60.00%) Web Development
3 3 (60.00%) Digital Media
3 3 (60.00%) User Experience
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) WordPress
5 1 (20.00%) Video Editing
5 1 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Acrobat
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) Typography
5 1 (20.00%) Service Design
5 1 (20.00%) Wireframes
5 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
5 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite

Senior Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (20.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (80.00%) InDesign
1 4 (80.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) Acrobat
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Digital Media
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (20.00%) Service Design
3 1 (20.00%) Typography
3 1 (20.00%) Wireframes
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Adobe