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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Designer
Rank 510 530 530
Rank change year-on-year
+20 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Designer 103 87 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.18% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 40 42
Median daily rate £443 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.87% -
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
46528 48328 46308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.81% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 30643 30970 28843
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 £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1386 1841 1899
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 £43.50 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 1 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 1 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 +21 63 £450 +10.76% 17
South West -2 14 £418 -1.70% 1
West Midlands -11 13 £375 -1.63% 1
South East -14 5 £475 +22.58% 3
East of England - 4 £304 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £450 - 1
North West -7 2 £294 -34.72% 3
Senior Designer
UK

Senior Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 109 (57.07%) User Experience
2 60 (31.41%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (23.56%) HTML
3 45 (23.56%) CSS
4 42 (21.99%) Wireframes
5 32 (16.75%) Photoshop
6 30 (15.71%) Finance
7 28 (14.66%) Adobe
7 28 (14.66%) Prototyping
8 27 (14.14%) JavaScript
8 27 (14.14%) Adobe Illustrator
9 23 (12.04%) E-Commerce
10 19 (9.95%) Retail
11 17 (8.90%) Axure RP
11 17 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (8.90%) JIRA
11 17 (8.90%) Microsoft
12 16 (8.38%) .NET
12 16 (8.38%) Red Hat
12 16 (8.38%) Security Cleared
12 16 (8.38%) OmniGraffle
12 16 (8.38%) Responsive Web Design
13 15 (7.85%) InVision
14 14 (7.33%) jQuery
15 13 (6.81%) Marketing
16 12 (6.28%) Software Engineering
16 12 (6.28%) Information Architecture
16 12 (6.28%) Telecoms
16 12 (6.28%) Project Management
16 12 (6.28%) 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 (3.66%) Apache
1 7 (3.66%) JBoss
1 7 (3.66%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.09%) Confluence
3 1 (0.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 32 (16.75%) Photoshop
2 27 (14.14%) Adobe Illustrator
3 16 (8.38%) OmniGraffle
4 15 (7.85%) InVision
5 10 (5.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 9 (4.71%) MS Excel
6 9 (4.71%) MS Visio
7 7 (3.66%) InDesign
8 4 (2.09%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (1.57%) CINEMA 4D
9 3 (1.57%) GIMP
9 3 (1.57%) MS Office
10 2 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
11 1 (0.52%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.52%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.52%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) BigMachines
1 1 (0.52%) Eloqua
1 1 (0.52%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 1 (0.52%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 3 (1.57%) SaaS
3 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.66%) 4G
1 7 (3.66%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.62%) 3G
3 4 (2.09%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (2.09%) Internet
3 4 (2.09%) IPsec
3 4 (2.09%) IPv6
3 4 (2.09%) LAN
3 4 (2.09%) LTE
3 4 (2.09%) SMS
3 4 (2.09%) Value-Added Service
4 3 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (1.57%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (1.57%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (1.57%) IPv4
4 3 (1.57%) Network Security
4 3 (1.57%) OSPF
5 2 (1.05%) 3GPP
5 2 (1.05%) MPLS
5 2 (1.05%) RSVP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.66%) MySQL
2 4 (2.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (8.90%) Axure RP
1 17 (8.90%) JIRA
2 5 (2.62%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (1.57%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (1.05%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.52%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 30 (15.71%) Finance
2 19 (9.95%) Retail
3 13 (6.81%) Marketing
4 12 (6.28%) Telecoms
5 10 (5.24%) Banking
6 4 (2.09%) Military
7 3 (1.57%) Games
7 3 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.57%) Publishing
8 2 (1.05%) Advertising
8 2 (1.05%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.05%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.05%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (23.56%) CSS
1 45 (23.56%) HTML
2 16 (8.38%) .NET
3 14 (7.33%) jQuery
4 12 (6.28%) SOAP
5 11 (5.76%) HTML5
5 11 (5.76%) REST
6 8 (4.19%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (3.66%) LAMP
8 5 (2.62%) Flash
8 5 (2.62%) Middleware
8 5 (2.62%) Web Services
9 3 (1.57%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.57%) AngularJS
9 3 (1.57%) CSS3
10 2 (1.05%) Ajax
10 2 (1.05%) Mason
10 2 (1.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (1.05%) XML
11 1 (0.52%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 109 (57.07%) User Experience
2 17 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.28%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.19%) Digital Media
5 7 (3.66%) Animation
5 7 (3.66%) Wiki
6 5 (2.62%) Photography
7 4 (2.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (2.09%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (2.09%) Social Media
7 4 (2.09%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.57%) Copywriting
8 3 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.57%) Graphic Design
8 3 (1.57%) Interactive TV
9 2 (1.05%) FMCG
9 2 (1.05%) Minimum Viable Product
9 2 (1.05%) Motion Graphics
9 2 (1.05%) PKI
9 2 (1.05%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.24%) Apple iOS
2 9 (4.71%) Android
2 9 (4.71%) Linux
3 7 (3.66%) CentOS
3 7 (3.66%) Solaris
4 4 (2.09%) Windows
5 2 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (31.41%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (21.99%) Wireframes
3 28 (14.66%) Prototyping
4 23 (12.04%) E-Commerce
5 16 (8.38%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (6.28%) Information Architecture
6 12 (6.28%) Project Management
6 12 (6.28%) SOA
6 12 (6.28%) Software Engineering
6 12 (6.28%) User Stories
7 11 (5.76%) Front End Development
7 11 (5.76%) Scrum
8 10 (5.24%) UX Design
9 9 (4.71%) Configuration Management
9 9 (4.71%) Microservices
9 9 (4.71%) Usability Testing
10 8 (4.19%) Reverse Engineering
11 7 (3.66%) High Availability
11 7 (3.66%) Rapid Prototyping
11 7 (3.66%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (14.14%) JavaScript
2 11 (5.76%) C#
3 7 (3.66%) Perl
4 4 (2.09%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.57%) Java
5 3 (1.57%) SQL
6 1 (0.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (8.38%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.76%) Degree
3 8 (4.19%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (3.66%) CCIE
4 7 (3.66%) CCNP
4 7 (3.66%) RHCE
5 5 (2.62%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.52%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.66%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.66%) Active Directory
1 7 (3.66%) Samba
2 3 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.66%) Puppet
2 1 (0.52%) Cisco CME
2 1 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 28 (14.66%) Adobe
2 17 (8.90%) Microsoft
3 16 (8.38%) Red Hat
4 12 (6.28%) Oracle
5 11 (5.76%) Cisco
6 4 (2.09%) Atlassian
6 4 (2.09%) VMware
7 3 (1.57%) Ericsson
7 3 (1.57%) Nokia Networks
7 3 (1.57%) Palo Alto
8 2 (1.05%) Aruba
8 2 (1.05%) Google
8 2 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.05%) SAP
9 1 (0.52%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.52%) DoubleClick
9 1 (0.52%) NetScout
9 1 (0.52%) Siebel
9 1 (0.52%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.52%) Tektronix
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £460.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Xcede Recruitment Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
York
Rural Payments Agency
Posted: 3 days ago