The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 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 City of London 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Designer
Rank 179 215 215
Rank change year-on-year
+36 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Designer 17 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 10
Average daily rate
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£356 £500 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.75% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £575 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.09% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5336 6586 7221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.11% 92.64% 92.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3884 4842 5258
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 168 171
Average hourly rate £18.46 £20.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.70% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £51.00 £41.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Senior Designer
London

Senior Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Senior Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior 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 Senior Designer across the City of London region.

Senior Designer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Senior Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Designer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Senior Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Senior Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior 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 Senior Designer in their job title.

1 10 (34.48%) Adobe
2 7 (24.14%) User Experience Design
3 6 (20.69%) Android
3 6 (20.69%) Degree
3 6 (20.69%) OmniGraffle
3 6 (20.69%) Mobile App
4 5 (17.24%) Axure RP
4 5 (17.24%) Windows
4 5 (17.24%) Photoshop
4 5 (17.24%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (17.24%) Marketing
5 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
6 3 (10.34%) Rapid Prototyping
6 3 (10.34%) InDesign
6 3 (10.34%) Advertising
7 2 (6.90%) HTML
7 2 (6.90%) Finance
7 2 (6.90%) Nokia
7 2 (6.90%) B2B
7 2 (6.90%) B2C
7 2 (6.90%) Web Design
7 2 (6.90%) Banking
7 2 (6.90%) Business Development
7 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.90%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (6.90%) Usability Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Time Management
7 2 (6.90%) Graphic Design
7 2 (6.90%) Social Media
7 2 (6.90%) Windows Phone

Senior Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior 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 Senior Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) Moodle
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) OmniGraffle
2 5 (17.24%) Photoshop
2 5 (17.24%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (10.34%) InDesign
4 2 (6.90%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
5 1 (3.45%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 5 (17.24%) Marketing
2 3 (10.34%) Advertising
3 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Publishing
4 1 (3.45%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.90%) Graphic Design
2 2 (6.90%) Social Media
3 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.45%) E-Learning
3 1 (3.45%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.45%) Photography
3 1 (3.45%) iPhone
3 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.45%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Android
2 5 (17.24%) Windows
3 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Phone
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) User Experience Design
2 3 (10.34%) Rapid Prototyping
3 2 (6.90%) Business Development
3 2 (6.90%) Usability Testing
3 2 (6.90%) Time Management
3 2 (6.90%) B2B
3 2 (6.90%) B2C
3 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (6.90%) Web Design
4 1 (3.45%) Industrial Design
4 1 (3.45%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (3.45%) Project Management
4 1 (3.45%) CRM
4 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.45%) Creative Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Information Architecture
4 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (3.45%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Adobe
2 2 (6.90%) Nokia
3 1 (3.45%) Google
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