The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 111 81 110
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +29
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 48 82 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.49% 2.39% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 2.50% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 77 78
Median daily rate £425 £425 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £215 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £510 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.99 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -9.09%
Designer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3088 3278 5554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.69% 95.68% 95.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2455 2600 4251
Median daily rate £488 £475 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +9.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 47 108
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £13.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £41.50 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 City of London region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 65 (60.75%) User Experience
2 38 (35.51%) Wireframes
3 34 (31.78%) HTML
4 31 (28.97%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (27.10%) Adobe
6 26 (24.30%) CSS
7 24 (22.43%) Finance
8 23 (21.50%) Photoshop
9 22 (20.56%) Prototyping
10 20 (18.69%) Banking
11 18 (16.82%) Adobe Illustrator
12 15 (14.02%) JavaScript
13 13 (12.15%) Information Architecture
13 13 (12.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 13 (12.15%) Service Design
14 11 (10.28%) HTML5
15 10 (9.35%) Mobile App
15 10 (9.35%) Degree
16 9 (8.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
16 9 (8.41%) Axure RP
17 8 (7.48%) Visualisation
17 8 (7.48%) jQuery
17 8 (7.48%) Advertising
17 8 (7.48%) E-Commerce
17 8 (7.48%) InVision
18 7 (6.54%) Typography
18 7 (6.54%) Marketing
18 7 (6.54%) Data Visualisation
18 7 (6.54%) Responsive Web Design
19 6 (5.61%) WPF

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (3.74%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.87%) CMS
2 2 (1.87%) Marvel
2 2 (1.87%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.87%) WordPress
3 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.93%) CICS
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (0.93%) SAS
3 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (21.50%) Photoshop
2 18 (16.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (12.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (7.48%) InVision
5 5 (4.67%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (2.80%) Fireworks
6 3 (2.80%) MS Visio
7 2 (1.87%) Flinto
7 2 (1.87%) MS Excel
8 1 (0.93%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.93%) CINEMA 4D
8 1 (0.93%) GIMP
8 1 (0.93%) InDesign
8 1 (0.93%) MS Office
8 1 (0.93%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.80%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (1.87%) GitHub
2 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.93%) IaaS
3 1 (0.93%) Office 365
3 1 (0.93%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.74%) snoop
2 3 (2.80%) Internet
2 3 (2.80%) Intranet
3 2 (1.87%) Firewall
3 2 (1.87%) Network Security
4 1 (0.93%) LAN
4 1 (0.93%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.93%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.87%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.93%) Data Lake
3 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (8.41%) Axure RP
1 9 (8.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 6 (5.61%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.74%) Bitbucket
3 4 (3.74%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (3.74%) NCrunch
3 4 (3.74%) NUnit
3 4 (3.74%) ReSharper
3 4 (3.74%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.87%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.93%) Grunt
5 1 (0.93%) gulp
5 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.93%) JIRA
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 24 (22.43%) Finance
2 20 (18.69%) Banking
3 8 (7.48%) Advertising
4 7 (6.54%) Marketing
5 6 (5.61%) Retail
6 5 (4.67%) Publishing
7 4 (3.74%) Front Office
8 3 (2.80%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.87%) Games
9 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.93%) Billing
10 1 (0.93%) Brand Awareness
10 1 (0.93%) Interactive Media
10 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (31.78%) HTML
2 26 (24.30%) CSS
3 11 (10.28%) HTML5
4 8 (7.48%) jQuery
5 6 (5.61%) WPF
6 5 (4.67%) .NET
7 4 (3.74%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 3 (2.80%) Apache Flex
8 3 (2.80%) CSS3
8 3 (2.80%) Flash
8 3 (2.80%) Framer.js
8 3 (2.80%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (1.87%) Ajax
9 2 (1.87%) DHTML
9 2 (1.87%) LESS
9 2 (1.87%) Middleware
9 2 (1.87%) Sass
10 1 (0.93%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.93%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (0.93%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 65 (60.75%) User Experience
2 10 (9.35%) Mobile App
3 8 (7.48%) Visualisation
4 6 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.74%) Digital Media
5 4 (3.74%) Graphic Design
6 3 (2.80%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.87%) Equities
7 2 (1.87%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.87%) Interactive TV
7 2 (1.87%) iPad
7 2 (1.87%) iPhone
7 2 (1.87%) IVR
7 2 (1.87%) Motion Graphics
7 2 (1.87%) NHS
8 1 (0.93%) Animation
8 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.93%) Photography
8 1 (0.93%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.67%) Windows
2 4 (3.74%) Android
2 4 (3.74%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.87%) Linux
3 2 (1.87%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (35.51%) Wireframes
2 31 (28.97%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (20.56%) Prototyping
4 13 (12.15%) Information Architecture
4 13 (12.15%) Service Design
5 8 (7.48%) E-Commerce
6 7 (6.54%) Data Visualisation
6 7 (6.54%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (6.54%) Typography
7 6 (5.61%) Product Management
7 6 (5.61%) Project Management
7 6 (5.61%) Time Management
7 6 (5.61%) Usability Testing
7 6 (5.61%) UX Design
8 5 (4.67%) Web Design
9 4 (3.74%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (3.74%) CRM
9 4 (3.74%) Migration
9 4 (3.74%) Service Management
9 4 (3.74%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.02%) JavaScript
2 5 (4.67%) Java
2 5 (4.67%) PHP
3 4 (3.74%) C#
3 4 (3.74%) XAML
4 2 (1.87%) SQL
5 1 (0.93%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (9.35%) Degree
2 4 (3.74%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.80%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.87%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.93%) Docker
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.87%) Puppet
2 1 (0.93%) Ansible
2 1 (0.93%) Control-M
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 29 (27.10%) Adobe
2 4 (3.74%) DevExpress
2 4 (3.74%) IBM
2 4 (3.74%) Infragistics
2 4 (3.74%) Telerik
2 4 (3.74%) WorldPay
3 3 (2.80%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.80%) Oracle
4 2 (1.87%) F5
4 2 (1.87%) Siebel
4 2 (1.87%) VMware
5 1 (0.93%) BMC
5 1 (0.93%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.93%) Google
5 1 (0.93%) Pega
5 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.93%) Splunk
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