The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Senior Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Designer
Rank 142 191 193
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Designer 12 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 11
Median daily rate £500 £463 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +32.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £276 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £620 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £415
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior 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
3152 5161 5667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.14% 95.10% 94.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2573 3937 4242
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £285 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 94 73
Median hourly rate £21.78 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.47% -6.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £25.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Senior Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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 25 May 2016.

Senior Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 City of London region featuring Senior Designer in the job title.

1 18 (81.82%) User Experience
2 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) HTML
3 6 (27.27%) CSS
3 6 (27.27%) Wireframes
4 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 5 (22.73%) jQuery
4 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
5 4 (18.18%) TeamCity
5 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (18.18%) Multithreading
5 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
5 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 4 (18.18%) Selenium
5 4 (18.18%) WCF
5 4 (18.18%) WPF
5 4 (18.18%) LINQ
5 4 (18.18%) TDD
5 4 (18.18%) Pair Programming
5 4 (18.18%) NUnit
5 4 (18.18%) SQL
5 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 4 (18.18%) .NET
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 4 (18.18%) Photoshop
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 4 (18.18%) C#
5 4 (18.18%) MVC
5 4 (18.18%) SOLID

Senior 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:

Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Photoshop
2 3 (13.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (4.55%) GIMP
4 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco ISE
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (13.64%) Network Security
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (9.09%) Wireless
3 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 4 (18.18%) Jasmine
2 4 (18.18%) NCrunch
2 4 (18.18%) NSubstitute
2 4 (18.18%) NUnit
2 4 (18.18%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (18.18%) Selenium
2 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (18.18%) TeamCity
3 3 (13.64%) Axure RP
4 1 (4.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Games
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) CSS
1 6 (27.27%) HTML
2 5 (22.73%) jQuery
3 4 (18.18%) .NET
3 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
3 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (18.18%) Caliburn.Micro
3 4 (18.18%) CSS3
3 4 (18.18%) Entity Framework
3 4 (18.18%) HTML5
3 4 (18.18%) Kendo UI
3 4 (18.18%) LINQ
3 4 (18.18%) WCF
3 4 (18.18%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (81.82%) User Experience
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) Animation
3 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Android
1 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) Wireframes
3 4 (18.18%) BDD
3 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (18.18%) Multithreading
3 4 (18.18%) MVC
3 4 (18.18%) MVVM
3 4 (18.18%) Pair Programming
3 4 (18.18%) SOLID
3 4 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (9.09%) CRM
4 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.09%) Information Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Analytics
5 1 (4.55%) Mobile Development
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (4.55%) SDLC
5 1 (4.55%) UX Design
5 1 (4.55%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
2 4 (18.18%) C#
2 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) CCIE
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco
1 3 (13.64%) Palo Alto
2 2 (9.09%) Aruba
City of London
TDA Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago