The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 England 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Designer
Rank 518 463 508
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +45
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Designer 72 40 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.093% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.10% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 31 41
Average daily rate £400 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £268 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47408 39975 51632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29341 23493 29070
Average daily rate £396 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1940 2055 2466
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Senior Designer
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -11 43 £400 +15.94% 13
South East -5 10 £400 - 3
South West -12 10 £480 +33.33% 1
North West -14 3 £413 - 3
East of England -29 2 £381 -12.85% 5
Yorkshire - 2 £263 - 1
West Midlands - 1 - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
North East - - - -
Senior Designer
UK

Senior Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 39 (33.91%) Agile Software Development
1 39 (33.91%) HTML
2 34 (29.57%) CSS
3 32 (27.83%) Axure RP
4 27 (23.48%) Adobe
5 26 (22.61%) Photoshop
6 23 (20.00%) HTML5
7 19 (16.52%) CSS3
7 19 (16.52%) Adobe Illustrator
8 18 (15.65%) Scrum
9 17 (14.78%) Responsive Web Design
10 16 (13.91%) OmniGraffle
10 16 (13.91%) Android
10 16 (13.91%) Retail
11 15 (13.04%) Apple iOS
12 14 (12.17%) Analytics
13 13 (11.30%) Mobile App
13 13 (11.30%) Finance
14 12 (10.43%) E-Commerce
15 11 (9.57%) Windows
16 10 (8.70%) Flash
16 10 (8.70%) Oracle
16 10 (8.70%) Java
16 10 (8.70%) JavaScript
16 10 (8.70%) Visualisation
17 9 (7.83%) Appcelerator Titanium
17 9 (7.83%) Web Analytics
17 9 (7.83%) .NET
17 9 (7.83%) Automotive
17 9 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management

Senior Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (5.22%) WebLogic
1 6 (5.22%) Confluence
2 3 (2.61%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.74%) CMS
3 2 (1.74%) SAS
3 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.74%) IIS
3 2 (1.74%) WordPress
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.87%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.87%) Mule
4 1 (0.87%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.87%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.87%) ATG Dynamo
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 26 (22.61%) Photoshop
2 19 (16.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 16 (13.91%) OmniGraffle
4 7 (6.09%) Fireworks
5 3 (2.61%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.74%) InDesign
6 2 (1.74%) MS Office
6 2 (1.74%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.87%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) SiteCatalyst
1 1 (0.87%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.87%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.87%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.35%) SSL
1 5 (4.35%) LDAP
1 5 (4.35%) Internet
1 5 (4.35%) X.509
2 2 (1.74%) 2G
2 2 (1.74%) LAN
2 2 (1.74%) VoIP
2 2 (1.74%) WAN
2 2 (1.74%) LTE
2 2 (1.74%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.87%) SMTP
3 1 (0.87%) FTP
3 1 (0.87%) HTTP
3 1 (0.87%) Firewall
3 1 (0.87%) X.400
3 1 (0.87%) X.500
3 1 (0.87%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.61%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.74%) OLAP
4 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.87%) Big Data
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.87%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.87%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.87%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.87%) QlikView
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.87%) MySQL
5 1 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.87%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 32 (27.83%) Axure RP
2 9 (7.83%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 8 (6.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 7 (6.09%) Subversion
5 6 (5.22%) JIRA
6 5 (4.35%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.61%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.74%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.87%) WiX
9 1 (0.87%) JUnit
9 1 (0.87%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.87%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.87%) MSI
General
1 16 (13.91%) Retail
2 13 (11.30%) Finance
3 9 (7.83%) Automotive
4 7 (6.09%) Banking
5 6 (5.22%) Games
5 6 (5.22%) Telecoms
5 6 (5.22%) Marketing
6 3 (2.61%) Advertising
7 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.74%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.74%) Billing
8 1 (0.87%) Front Office
8 1 (0.87%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (33.91%) HTML
2 34 (29.57%) CSS
3 23 (20.00%) HTML5
4 19 (16.52%) CSS3
5 10 (8.70%) Flash
6 9 (7.83%) .NET
7 6 (5.22%) Web Services
8 5 (4.35%) JAX-WS
8 5 (4.35%) jQuery
8 5 (4.35%) Spring
8 5 (4.35%) WSDL
8 5 (4.35%) SAML
9 4 (3.48%) XML
10 3 (2.61%) Ajax
10 3 (2.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (2.61%) Sass
11 2 (1.74%) REST
11 2 (1.74%) Middleware
11 2 (1.74%) EDI
11 2 (1.74%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.30%) Mobile App
2 10 (8.70%) Visualisation
3 5 (4.35%) Digital Media
3 5 (4.35%) Graphic Design
4 4 (3.48%) Data Integration
4 4 (3.48%) iPhone
5 3 (2.61%) Photography
5 3 (2.61%) W3C
6 2 (1.74%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (1.74%) Clustering
6 2 (1.74%) Biology
6 2 (1.74%) Biotechnology
6 2 (1.74%) Online Banking
6 2 (1.74%) Social Media
7 1 (0.87%) Open Source
7 1 (0.87%) FMCG
7 1 (0.87%) Online Games
7 1 (0.87%) RIA
7 1 (0.87%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.87%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.91%) Android
2 15 (13.04%) Apple iOS
3 11 (9.57%) Windows
4 5 (4.35%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (3.48%) Linux
6 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.87%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (33.91%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (15.65%) Scrum
3 17 (14.78%) Responsive Web Design
4 14 (12.17%) Analytics
5 12 (10.43%) E-Commerce
6 9 (7.83%) Web Analytics
6 9 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (6.09%) User Experience Design
8 6 (5.22%) Validation
8 6 (5.22%) Web Design
8 6 (5.22%) Content Management
8 6 (5.22%) Information Architecture
9 5 (4.35%) Time Management
9 5 (4.35%) Configuration Management
10 4 (3.48%) MVC
10 4 (3.48%) Competitor Analysis
10 4 (3.48%) Asset Management
11 3 (2.61%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (2.61%) SOA
12 2 (1.74%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.70%) Java
1 10 (8.70%) JavaScript
2 8 (6.96%) SQL
3 6 (5.22%) C#
4 3 (2.61%) VB
5 1 (0.87%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.87%) C++
5 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.96%) Degree
2 2 (1.74%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.87%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (0.87%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.74%) WCAG
1 2 (1.74%) QA
2 1 (0.87%) WAI
System Software
1 8 (6.96%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.87%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 27 (23.48%) Adobe
2 10 (8.70%) Oracle
3 9 (7.83%) Appcelerator
4 6 (5.22%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.48%) Cisco
5 4 (3.48%) EPiServer
6 3 (2.61%) Google
6 3 (2.61%) SAP
6 3 (2.61%) IBM
7 2 (1.74%) VMware
7 2 (1.74%) Citrix
7 2 (1.74%) Avaya
7 2 (1.74%) JBoss
8 1 (0.87%) Tableau
8 1 (0.87%) Huawei
8 1 (0.87%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.87%) Informatica
8 1 (0.87%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.87%) Symbian
8 1 (0.87%) Clearswift
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