The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Lead Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Designer
Rank 605 595 575
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Designer 12 31 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.061% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.064% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 20 13
Median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £375 £367
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £476 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £463 £450
% change year-on-year
-10.81% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Lead Designer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46209 48121 46401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.90% 94.81% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 30544 30820 29000
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1354 1845 1896
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Lead Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Lead Designer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Lead Designer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Lead Designer Daily Rate Trend in England

Lead Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead Designer across the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Lead Designer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Lead Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Lead Designer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Lead Designer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Designer within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +13 6 £425 +3.03% 7
South East -2 3 - - 1
South West -4 1 £450 -5.26%
West Midlands -20 1 £325 -13.33%
East of England - 1 £425 -
Lead Designer
UK

Lead Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Lead 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 England region featuring Lead Designer in the job title.

1 19 (51.35%) User Experience
2 12 (32.43%) Finance
3 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (24.32%) HTML
4 9 (24.32%) Wireframes
5 8 (21.62%) CSS
6 6 (16.22%) Adobe
6 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (16.22%) Information Architecture
7 5 (13.51%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
8 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
8 4 (10.81%) Photoshop
8 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (10.81%) Usability Testing
8 4 (10.81%) Axure RP
8 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
8 4 (10.81%) Analytics
8 4 (10.81%) Prototyping
9 3 (8.11%) Fintech
9 3 (8.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
9 3 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
9 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
9 3 (8.11%) Scrum
9 3 (8.11%) Ab Initio
9 3 (8.11%) VMware
9 3 (8.11%) Validation
9 3 (8.11%) Migration

Lead Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 3 (8.11%) SAS
2 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (10.81%) Photoshop
3 2 (5.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (5.41%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (2.70%) 3ds Max
4 1 (2.70%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) DHCP
1 1 (2.70%) DNS
1 1 (2.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) DB2
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (2.70%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Axure RP
2 2 (5.41%) JIRA
3 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Banking
2 2 (5.41%) Publishing
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) HTML
2 8 (21.62%) CSS
3 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
4 3 (8.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (5.41%) HTML5
5 2 (5.41%) Sass
6 1 (2.70%) CSS3
6 1 (2.70%) Flash
6 1 (2.70%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (2.70%) jQuery
6 1 (2.70%) LESS
6 1 (2.70%) Material Design
6 1 (2.70%) Middleware
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (2.70%) RequireJS
6 1 (2.70%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 19 (51.35%) User Experience
2 3 (8.11%) Fintech
2 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.41%) Credit Risk
3 2 (5.41%) Social Media
3 2 (5.41%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.70%) iPhone
4 1 (2.70%) NHS
4 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Android
1 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
1 2 (5.41%) Linux
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) AIX
2 1 (2.70%) Unix
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) Wireframes
3 6 (16.22%) Information Architecture
3 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
5 4 (10.81%) Analytics
5 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (10.81%) Prototyping
5 4 (10.81%) Usability Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (8.11%) Migration
6 3 (8.11%) Scrum
6 3 (8.11%) Validation
7 2 (5.41%) Contingency Planning
7 2 (5.41%) Data Architecture
7 2 (5.41%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (5.41%) Demand Forecasting
7 2 (5.41%) Front End Development
7 2 (5.41%) Infographics
7 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.70%) ActionScript
2 1 (2.70%) Java
2 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
1 1 (2.70%) SCCM
1 1 (2.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Adobe
2 3 (8.11%) Ab Initio
2 3 (8.11%) VMware
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) F5
4 1 (2.70%) Google
4 1 (2.70%) IBM
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) Siebel
4 1 (2.70%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.70%) webMethods
4 1 (2.70%) WorldPay
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