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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Designer
Rank 511 545 536
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Designer 84 74 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 55 71
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £358 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £600 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £438 £446
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £26.77 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £26.77 -
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
43594 48186 48136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.54% 94.94% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 28781 31160 30947
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1514 1892 2018
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +8 50 £475 +4.68% 22
South East +30 13 £400 -17.94% 2
Yorkshire +20 8 £475 +31.03% 3
West Midlands -11 8 £400 -3.03%
East Midlands - 5 £515 - 1
East of England +6 1 £525 +16.66%
Senior Designer
UK

Senior Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 132 (67.35%) User Experience
2 77 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (35.71%) HTML
4 57 (29.08%) CSS
5 51 (26.02%) Prototyping
6 46 (23.47%) Wireframes
7 45 (22.96%) Photoshop
8 40 (20.41%) E-Commerce
9 28 (14.29%) JIRA
10 27 (13.78%) Finance
10 27 (13.78%) Adobe Illustrator
11 25 (12.76%) Adobe
11 25 (12.76%) Retail
11 25 (12.76%) Axure RP
12 24 (12.24%) Mobile App
13 23 (11.73%) OmniGraffle
14 21 (10.71%) Service Design
15 19 (9.69%) Degree
15 19 (9.69%) Scrum
16 18 (9.18%) JavaScript
17 15 (7.65%) Apple iOS
18 14 (7.14%) Rapid Prototyping
18 14 (7.14%) Android
18 14 (7.14%) Microsoft
19 13 (6.63%) Responsive Web Design
19 13 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
19 13 (6.63%) Data Modelling
19 13 (6.63%) Validation
20 12 (6.12%) Flash
20 12 (6.12%) Marketing

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 4 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (2.04%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.53%) Apache
2 3 (1.53%) CMS
2 3 (1.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.51%) CICS
3 1 (0.51%) SAS
3 1 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.51%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 45 (22.96%) Photoshop
2 27 (13.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 23 (11.73%) OmniGraffle
4 10 (5.10%) MS Visio
5 9 (4.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 9 (4.59%) InVision
6 6 (3.06%) InDesign
7 5 (2.55%) Adobe After Effects
8 4 (2.04%) Fireworks
9 3 (1.53%) MS Excel
9 3 (1.53%) MS Office
10 2 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
11 1 (0.51%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.51%) Pixate
11 1 (0.51%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.53%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.02%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.51%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.59%) Internet
2 4 (2.04%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.53%) BGP
3 3 (1.53%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (1.53%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (1.53%) IPsec
3 3 (1.53%) OSPF
4 2 (1.02%) 4G
4 2 (1.02%) DMZ
4 2 (1.02%) EIGRP
4 2 (1.02%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (1.02%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (1.02%) IPv6
4 2 (1.02%) LTE
4 2 (1.02%) SAN
4 2 (1.02%) WLAN
5 1 (0.51%) Firewall
5 1 (0.51%) MPLS
5 1 (0.51%) SSL
5 1 (0.51%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.53%) MySQL
2 3 (1.53%) QlikView
2 3 (1.53%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.51%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.51%) DB2
4 1 (0.51%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (14.29%) JIRA
2 25 (12.76%) Axure RP
3 6 (3.06%) Talend Open Studio
4 5 (2.55%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (2.04%) Subversion
5 4 (2.04%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (13.78%) Finance
2 25 (12.76%) Retail
3 12 (6.12%) Marketing
4 10 (5.10%) Banking
5 9 (4.59%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.06%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.55%) Electronics
8 3 (1.53%) Publishing
9 2 (1.02%) Legal
10 1 (0.51%) Advertising
10 1 (0.51%) Games
10 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (35.71%) HTML
2 57 (29.08%) CSS
3 12 (6.12%) Flash
4 11 (5.61%) HTML5
5 9 (4.59%) jQuery
6 6 (3.06%) CSS3
7 5 (2.55%) Ajax
8 4 (2.04%) Apache Flex
8 4 (2.04%) DHTML
8 4 (2.04%) XML
9 3 (1.53%) LAMP
10 2 (1.02%) .NET
10 2 (1.02%) WPF
11 1 (0.51%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.51%) Framer.js
11 1 (0.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (0.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 132 (67.35%) User Experience
2 24 (12.24%) Mobile App
3 13 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.08%) W3C
5 5 (2.55%) Motion Graphics
5 5 (2.55%) Social Media
5 5 (2.55%) Visualisation
6 4 (2.04%) 3D Graphics
6 4 (2.04%) Animation
6 4 (2.04%) Copywriting
6 4 (2.04%) Interactive TV
6 4 (2.04%) Photography
6 4 (2.04%) Social Network
7 3 (1.53%) Graphic Design
7 3 (1.53%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.53%) Wiki
8 2 (1.02%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.02%) EMC VMAX
8 2 (1.02%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.65%) Apple iOS
2 14 (7.14%) Android
3 8 (4.08%) Windows
4 5 (2.55%) Linux
5 3 (1.53%) CentOS
5 3 (1.53%) Solaris
6 2 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (26.02%) Prototyping
3 46 (23.47%) Wireframes
4 40 (20.41%) E-Commerce
5 21 (10.71%) Service Design
6 19 (9.69%) Scrum
7 14 (7.14%) Rapid Prototyping
8 13 (6.63%) Data Modelling
8 13 (6.63%) Responsive Web Design
8 13 (6.63%) Validation
9 10 (5.10%) Product Management
9 10 (5.10%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (5.10%) Web Design
10 9 (4.59%) Front End Development
10 9 (4.59%) Usability Testing
11 8 (4.08%) B2C
12 7 (3.57%) Guerrilla Research
12 7 (3.57%) Information Architecture
12 7 (3.57%) Typography
12 7 (3.57%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (9.18%) JavaScript
2 11 (5.61%) SQL
3 3 (1.53%) Perl
3 3 (1.53%) VBA
4 1 (0.51%) C#
4 1 (0.51%) COBOL
4 1 (0.51%) Java
4 1 (0.51%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 19 (9.69%) Degree
2 11 (5.61%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.06%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.53%) RHCE
5 2 (1.02%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.02%) CCNP
5 2 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.51%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.06%) QA
2 4 (2.04%) WCAG
3 3 (1.53%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.04%) Firmware
3 3 (1.53%) Samba
4 2 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.53%) Puppet
2 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (1.02%) SCCM
2 2 (1.02%) SCOM
2 2 (1.02%) SCOrch
2 2 (1.02%) Simpana
3 1 (0.51%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 25 (12.76%) Adobe
2 14 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.06%) Ab Initio
3 6 (3.06%) Informatica
3 6 (3.06%) Oracle
3 6 (3.06%) Talend
4 5 (2.55%) Cisco
4 5 (2.55%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.04%) HP
6 3 (1.53%) F5
7 2 (1.02%) BT
7 2 (1.02%) CommVault
7 2 (1.02%) EMC
7 2 (1.02%) SAP
7 2 (1.02%) TippingPoint
7 2 (1.02%) VMware
8 1 (0.51%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.51%) Juniper
8 1 (0.51%) Pega
8 1 (0.51%) Sitecore
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