The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Designer
Rank 477 504 514
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Designer 97 56 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.12% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.13% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 41 24
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£425 £425 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £394
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 -
Senior Designer
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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
46471 43917 44186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.65% 92.79% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 29922 27163 25293
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £226 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1929 1917 2419
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £38.50 £41.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

Senior Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Designer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Designer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Senior Designer Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Designer across the England region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Senior Designer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Senior Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Senior Designer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Senior Designer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Designer within the England region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +32 67 £413 -1.49% 15
North West +5 13 £450 - 1
South East -10 9 £469 +24.93% 8
East of England -9 4 £500 +17.64% 2
South West -29 2 - - 3
Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 2
Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
Senior Designer
UK

Senior Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 102 (58.62%) User Experience
2 64 (36.78%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (27.01%) HTML
4 41 (23.56%) CSS
5 38 (21.84%) Axure RP
6 32 (18.39%) Photoshop
7 30 (17.24%) UX Design
8 29 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
9 25 (14.37%) Adobe
10 19 (10.92%) OmniGraffle
11 17 (9.77%) Finance
12 14 (8.05%) Mobile App
12 14 (8.05%) Rapid Prototyping
13 13 (7.47%) Usability Testing
13 13 (7.47%) Degree
13 13 (7.47%) Marketing
13 13 (7.47%) Publishing
14 12 (6.90%) Scrum
15 11 (6.32%) Social Media
15 11 (6.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
16 10 (5.75%) Responsive Web Design
16 10 (5.75%) Android
16 10 (5.75%) JavaScript
17 9 (5.17%) Java
17 9 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
17 9 (5.17%) Retail
17 9 (5.17%) Security Cleared
17 9 (5.17%) Web Application Development
18 8 (4.60%) Apple iOS
18 8 (4.60%) QA

Senior Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 3 (1.72%) Apache
1 3 (1.72%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.57%) Moodle
3 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.57%) WordPress
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (0.57%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 32 (18.39%) Photoshop
2 29 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 19 (10.92%) OmniGraffle
4 5 (2.87%) Fireworks
5 4 (2.30%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.72%) InDesign
7 2 (1.15%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.15%) Summit
1 2 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.15%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.15%) SaaS
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.45%) Intranet
2 2 (1.15%) LTE
3 1 (0.57%) RANAP
3 1 (0.57%) 4G
3 1 (0.57%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.57%) VoLTE
3 1 (0.57%) S/MIME
3 1 (0.57%) 3G
3 1 (0.57%) MPLS
3 1 (0.57%) X.400
3 1 (0.57%) X.500
3 1 (0.57%) WAN
3 1 (0.57%) VPN
3 1 (0.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.72%) DB2
2 2 (1.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.15%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 38 (21.84%) Axure RP
2 11 (6.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (2.87%) JIRA
4 3 (1.72%) Selenium
4 3 (1.72%) Redmine
4 3 (1.72%) Checkstyle
4 3 (1.72%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.72%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (1.72%) JUnit
5 2 (1.15%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (9.77%) Finance
2 13 (7.47%) Marketing
2 13 (7.47%) Publishing
3 9 (5.17%) Retail
4 7 (4.02%) Banking
5 5 (2.87%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.30%) Legal
6 4 (2.30%) Games
7 3 (1.72%) Advertising
8 2 (1.15%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.57%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.57%) Swedish Language
9 1 (0.57%) Military
9 1 (0.57%) Front Office
9 1 (0.57%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (27.01%) HTML
2 41 (23.56%) CSS
3 7 (4.02%) .NET
4 6 (3.45%) HTML5
5 5 (2.87%) CSS3
5 5 (2.87%) Flash
6 4 (2.30%) JSP
6 4 (2.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (1.72%) JPA
7 3 (1.72%) jQuery
7 3 (1.72%) Java EE
7 3 (1.72%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (1.72%) Spring
7 3 (1.72%) Hibernate
7 3 (1.72%) JavaBeans
7 3 (1.72%) Web Services
8 1 (0.57%) JSON
8 1 (0.57%) WPF
8 1 (0.57%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 102 (58.62%) User Experience
2 14 (8.05%) Mobile App
3 11 (6.32%) Social Media
4 5 (2.87%) Mobile Payment
5 4 (2.30%) Graphic Design
5 4 (2.30%) Open Source
6 3 (1.72%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.72%) FMCG
6 3 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.15%) Psychology
8 1 (0.57%) Video Editing
8 1 (0.57%) IPTV
8 1 (0.57%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.57%) RIA
8 1 (0.57%) CMDB
8 1 (0.57%) Blog
8 1 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.57%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.57%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.75%) Android
2 8 (4.60%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.30%) Windows
4 2 (1.15%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (36.78%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (17.24%) UX Design
3 14 (8.05%) Rapid Prototyping
4 13 (7.47%) Usability Testing
5 12 (6.90%) Scrum
6 10 (5.75%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (5.17%) Web Application Development
8 6 (3.45%) Validation
8 6 (3.45%) SEO
8 6 (3.45%) Workflow
8 6 (3.45%) Web Design
8 6 (3.45%) Information Architecture
9 5 (2.87%) Data Governance
9 5 (2.87%) Data Modelling
10 4 (2.30%) ETL
10 4 (2.30%) Analytics
10 4 (2.30%) Web Usability
11 3 (1.72%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (1.72%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.75%) JavaScript
2 9 (5.17%) Java
3 6 (3.45%) SQL
4 2 (1.15%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.15%) C#
5 1 (0.57%) C
5 1 (0.57%) Perl
5 1 (0.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (7.47%) Degree
2 9 (5.17%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.72%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.15%) CCIE
4 2 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.60%) QA
2 3 (1.72%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.15%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.15%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 25 (14.37%) Adobe
2 6 (3.45%) webMethods
3 5 (2.87%) Oracle
4 3 (1.72%) Canoo
4 3 (1.72%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.15%) Cisco
5 2 (1.15%) Juniper
5 2 (1.15%) Trillium
5 2 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.15%) Nokia
6 1 (0.57%) Greenplum
6 1 (0.57%) iRise
6 1 (0.57%) Blue Coat
6 1 (0.57%) Sourcefire
6 1 (0.57%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.57%) McAfee
6 1 (0.57%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (0.57%) Informatica
6 1 (0.57%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.57%) Siebel
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