The first table below looks at the demand for the Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 15 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Canary Wharf region.

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.

Location
3 months to
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 23 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.27% - 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% - 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £463 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.57%
Job Titles Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
145 333 367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 91.77% 92.24% 91.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 260 246
Average daily rate £500 £525 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £275 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Average hourly rate £23.00 £42.50 £65.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.88% -34.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.63
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.82%
Designer
London

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Designer in the job title across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 15 April 2014.

Designer Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Designer
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Designer in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Acrobat
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) UML

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Acrobat
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle