The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Senior Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Designer
Rank 527 520 518
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Designer 110 101 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.21% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 48 51
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £458 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £415
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -15.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior 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
47329 49028 46882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.82% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31108 31722 28936
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1425 1851 1927
Median hourly rate £17.45 £16.83 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.71% +1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

Senior Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 28 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Designer within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 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 +17 53 £425 +6.25% 14
West Midlands -18 21 £425 +26.86%
South West -3 14 £412 -3.11%
Yorkshire +5 7 £450 +20.00%
South East -2 7 £348 -7.33% 2
North West -1 5 £388 +18.32% 7
East of England - 2 £184 - 4
East Midlands -7 1 £545 +28.23% 3
Midlands - 1 - -
Senior Designer
UK

Senior Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 England region featuring Senior Designer in the job title.

1 124 (57.41%) User Experience
2 74 (34.26%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (26.39%) HTML
4 52 (24.07%) CSS
5 45 (20.83%) Wireframes
6 43 (19.91%) Prototyping
7 40 (18.52%) Photoshop
8 34 (15.74%) E-Commerce
9 33 (15.28%) Adobe
9 33 (15.28%) Finance
10 31 (14.35%) Adobe Illustrator
11 28 (12.96%) JavaScript
12 25 (11.57%) Retail
13 22 (10.19%) JIRA
13 22 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
14 20 (9.26%) OmniGraffle
14 20 (9.26%) Axure RP
14 20 (9.26%) Microsoft
15 17 (7.87%) Responsive Web Design
15 17 (7.87%) InVision
16 16 (7.41%) Telecoms
16 16 (7.41%) Scrum
17 15 (6.94%) Marketing
17 15 (6.94%) Red Hat
17 15 (6.94%) .NET
17 15 (6.94%) Mobile App
18 14 (6.48%) HTML5
18 14 (6.48%) jQuery
18 14 (6.48%) Security Cleared
19 13 (6.02%) Oracle

Senior 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 7 (3.24%) Apache
1 7 (3.24%) JBoss
1 7 (3.24%) Tomcat
2 4 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (1.85%) Confluence
2 4 (1.85%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.93%) CMS
4 1 (0.46%) CICS
4 1 (0.46%) WordPress
Applications
1 40 (18.52%) Photoshop
2 31 (14.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 20 (9.26%) OmniGraffle
4 17 (7.87%) InVision
5 13 (6.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 11 (5.09%) MS Visio
7 8 (3.70%) InDesign
7 8 (3.70%) MS Excel
8 5 (2.31%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (1.39%) CINEMA 4D
9 3 (1.39%) GIMP
9 3 (1.39%) MS Office
9 3 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (0.93%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.46%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.46%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.46%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.46%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.46%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (0.46%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.78%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 3 (1.39%) SaaS
3 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.24%) 4G
3 6 (2.78%) Internet
4 5 (2.31%) 3G
4 5 (2.31%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (2.31%) IPsec
5 4 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (1.85%) IPv6
5 4 (1.85%) LTE
5 4 (1.85%) Network Security
5 4 (1.85%) OSPF
5 4 (1.85%) SMS
5 4 (1.85%) Value-Added Service
6 3 (1.39%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (1.39%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (1.39%) LAN
6 3 (1.39%) MPLS
7 2 (0.93%) BGP
7 2 (0.93%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (0.93%) SCTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.24%) MySQL
2 6 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.39%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.93%) QlikView
5 1 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.46%) DB2
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (10.19%) JIRA
2 20 (9.26%) Axure RP
3 6 (2.78%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (1.85%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (0.93%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (15.28%) Finance
2 25 (11.57%) Retail
3 16 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 15 (6.94%) Marketing
5 11 (5.09%) Banking
6 3 (1.39%) Games
6 3 (1.39%) Publishing
7 2 (0.93%) Advertising
7 2 (0.93%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.93%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.93%) Legal
7 2 (0.93%) Military
7 2 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.46%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (26.39%) HTML
2 52 (24.07%) CSS
3 15 (6.94%) .NET
4 14 (6.48%) HTML5
4 14 (6.48%) jQuery
5 12 (5.56%) SOAP
6 11 (5.09%) REST
7 8 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (3.24%) Flash
8 7 (3.24%) LAMP
9 5 (2.31%) Middleware
9 5 (2.31%) Web Services
10 4 (1.85%) Ajax
10 4 (1.85%) CSS3
11 3 (1.39%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.39%) AngularJS
11 3 (1.39%) XML
12 2 (0.93%) Apache Flex
12 2 (0.93%) DHTML
12 2 (0.93%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 124 (57.41%) User Experience
2 22 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.94%) Mobile App
4 9 (4.17%) Animation
5 8 (3.70%) Digital Media
6 7 (3.24%) Wiki
7 6 (2.78%) Social Media
8 5 (2.31%) Photography
8 5 (2.31%) Social Network
9 4 (1.85%) Copywriting
9 4 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (1.85%) Interactive TV
9 4 (1.85%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.39%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.93%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (0.93%) Equities
11 2 (0.93%) FMCG
11 2 (0.93%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.09%) Apple iOS
2 10 (4.63%) Android
3 8 (3.70%) Linux
4 7 (3.24%) CentOS
4 7 (3.24%) Solaris
5 4 (1.85%) Windows
6 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (34.26%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (20.83%) Wireframes
3 43 (19.91%) Prototyping
4 34 (15.74%) E-Commerce
5 17 (7.87%) Responsive Web Design
6 16 (7.41%) Scrum
7 13 (6.02%) Data Modelling
7 13 (6.02%) Front End Development
8 12 (5.56%) Project Management
8 12 (5.56%) SOA
8 12 (5.56%) Software Engineering
8 12 (5.56%) User Stories
9 11 (5.09%) Information Architecture
9 11 (5.09%) UX Design
10 10 (4.63%) Microservices
10 10 (4.63%) Rapid Prototyping
11 9 (4.17%) Usability Testing
12 8 (3.70%) Configuration Management
12 8 (3.70%) CRM
12 8 (3.70%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (12.96%) JavaScript
2 11 (5.09%) C#
3 8 (3.70%) SQL
4 7 (3.24%) Perl
5 4 (1.85%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.39%) Java
7 2 (0.93%) VBA
8 1 (0.46%) COBOL
8 1 (0.46%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (6.48%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.09%) Degree
3 7 (3.24%) RHCE
4 6 (2.78%) CCIE
4 6 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.31%) CCNP
6 3 (1.39%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.46%) CCDP
7 1 (0.46%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.24%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.46%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (3.24%) Active Directory
1 7 (3.24%) Samba
2 2 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.24%) Puppet
2 1 (0.46%) Cisco CME
2 1 (0.46%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.46%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 33 (15.28%) Adobe
2 20 (9.26%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.94%) Red Hat
4 13 (6.02%) Oracle
5 8 (3.70%) Cisco
6 4 (1.85%) Ab Initio
6 4 (1.85%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.85%) Informatica
6 4 (1.85%) Palo Alto
6 4 (1.85%) Talend
7 3 (1.39%) Ericsson
7 3 (1.39%) Nokia Networks
8 2 (0.93%) Aruba
8 2 (0.93%) BT
8 2 (0.93%) VMware
9 1 (0.46%) DoubleClick
9 1 (0.46%) F5
9 1 (0.46%) Google
9 1 (0.46%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.46%) Tektronix
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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