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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Designer
Rank 521 528 529
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Designer 112 107 79
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% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 58 50
Median daily rate £425 £375 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £493 £532
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £405
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
47944 50257 47513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.77% 94.85% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 31596 32555 29259
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1472 1901 1913
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.28 £16.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.59% +4.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 59 £428 +6.87% 14
West Midlands -18 19 £425 +23.18% 1
South West 0 9 £412 -1.49% 1
North West +12 8 £388 +16.98% 2
Yorkshire +5 8 £450 +1.12% 3
South East +3 4 £348 -7.33% 3
East Midlands -2 3 £533 +25.29% 1
East of England - 2 £184 -
Midlands - 1 - -
Senior Designer
UK

Senior Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 130 (60.75%) User Experience
2 69 (32.24%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (30.37%) HTML
4 59 (27.57%) CSS
5 48 (22.43%) Wireframes
6 44 (20.56%) Prototyping
7 43 (20.09%) Photoshop
8 36 (16.82%) E-Commerce
9 35 (16.36%) Adobe
10 34 (15.89%) Adobe Illustrator
11 33 (15.42%) Finance
12 30 (14.02%) JavaScript
13 24 (11.21%) Retail
13 24 (11.21%) Axure RP
14 22 (10.28%) OmniGraffle
15 19 (8.88%) InVision
15 19 (8.88%) JIRA
16 17 (7.94%) Scrum
16 17 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
16 17 (7.94%) Responsive Web Design
16 17 (7.94%) Mobile App
17 16 (7.48%) Telecoms
18 15 (7.01%) Data Modelling
18 15 (7.01%) HTML5
19 14 (6.54%) Microsoft
19 14 (6.54%) jQuery
19 14 (6.54%) Marketing
20 13 (6.07%) Apple iOS
20 13 (6.07%) Front End Development
21 12 (5.61%) Adobe Creative Suite

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 6 (2.80%) Apache
1 6 (2.80%) Tomcat
2 4 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (1.87%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.93%) CMS
3 2 (0.93%) JBoss
4 1 (0.47%) CICS
4 1 (0.47%) Confluence
4 1 (0.47%) SAS
4 1 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 43 (20.09%) Photoshop
2 34 (15.89%) Adobe Illustrator
3 22 (10.28%) OmniGraffle
4 19 (8.88%) InVision
5 12 (5.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 11 (5.14%) MS Visio
7 8 (3.74%) InDesign
8 7 (3.27%) Adobe After Effects
8 7 (3.27%) MS Excel
9 3 (1.40%) GIMP
9 3 (1.40%) MS Office
9 3 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (0.93%) CINEMA 4D
10 2 (0.93%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.47%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.47%) BigMachines
4 1 (0.47%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.47%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.47%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.87%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 3 (1.40%) SaaS
3 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.27%) Internet
1 7 (3.27%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.80%) 4G
3 5 (2.34%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (2.34%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (2.34%) IPsec
4 4 (1.87%) 3G
4 4 (1.87%) IPv6
4 4 (1.87%) LTE
4 4 (1.87%) Network Security
4 4 (1.87%) OSPF
4 4 (1.87%) SMS
4 4 (1.87%) Value-Added Service
5 3 (1.40%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (1.40%) Cisco ISE
5 3 (1.40%) MPLS
6 2 (0.93%) BGP
6 2 (0.93%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (0.93%) SCTP
6 2 (0.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.21%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (2.80%) MySQL
3 3 (1.40%) QlikView
3 3 (1.40%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.47%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.47%) DB2
5 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.47%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (11.21%) Axure RP
2 19 (8.88%) JIRA
3 6 (2.80%) Dreamweaver
3 6 (2.80%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (1.87%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.40%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (0.93%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.47%) Subversion
7 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (15.42%) Finance
2 24 (11.21%) Retail
3 16 (7.48%) Telecoms
4 14 (6.54%) Marketing
5 12 (5.61%) Banking
6 4 (1.87%) Games
7 3 (1.40%) Publishing
8 2 (0.93%) Advertising
8 2 (0.93%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.93%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Legal
9 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (30.37%) HTML
2 59 (27.57%) CSS
3 15 (7.01%) HTML5
4 14 (6.54%) jQuery
5 10 (4.67%) Flash
6 8 (3.74%) .NET
7 6 (2.80%) LAMP
8 5 (2.34%) CSS3
8 5 (2.34%) SOAP
9 4 (1.87%) Ajax
9 4 (1.87%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (1.87%) REST
9 4 (1.87%) Web Services
9 4 (1.87%) XML
10 2 (0.93%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.93%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.93%) Apache Flex
10 2 (0.93%) DHTML
10 2 (0.93%) Middleware
10 2 (0.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 130 (60.75%) User Experience
2 17 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.94%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.21%) Animation
4 8 (3.74%) Digital Media
5 7 (3.27%) Visualisation
6 6 (2.80%) Photography
6 6 (2.80%) Social Media
6 6 (2.80%) Wiki
7 5 (2.34%) Motion Graphics
7 5 (2.34%) Social Network
8 4 (1.87%) 3D Graphics
8 4 (1.87%) Copywriting
8 4 (1.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (1.87%) Interactive TV
9 3 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.93%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.93%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.93%) PKI
10 2 (0.93%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.07%) Apple iOS
2 11 (5.14%) Android
3 6 (2.80%) CentOS
3 6 (2.80%) Linux
3 6 (2.80%) Solaris
4 4 (1.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (32.24%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (22.43%) Wireframes
3 44 (20.56%) Prototyping
4 36 (16.82%) E-Commerce
5 17 (7.94%) Responsive Web Design
5 17 (7.94%) Scrum
6 15 (7.01%) Data Modelling
7 13 (6.07%) Front End Development
8 11 (5.14%) Rapid Prototyping
9 10 (4.67%) Project Management
9 10 (4.67%) Usability Testing
9 10 (4.67%) UX Design
10 9 (4.21%) Information Architecture
10 9 (4.21%) Service Design
10 9 (4.21%) Typography
11 8 (3.74%) B2C
12 7 (3.27%) B2B
12 7 (3.27%) Competitor Analysis
12 7 (3.27%) Software Engineering
12 7 (3.27%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 30 (14.02%) JavaScript
2 9 (4.21%) SQL
3 6 (2.80%) Perl
4 4 (1.87%) C#
4 4 (1.87%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.40%) VBA
6 2 (0.93%) Java
7 1 (0.47%) COBOL
7 1 (0.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (5.14%) Security Cleared
2 10 (4.67%) Degree
3 6 (2.80%) RHCE
4 4 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.40%) CCIE
5 3 (1.40%) CCNP
6 1 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.47%) CISSP
6 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.27%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.93%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) SLA
3 1 (0.47%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (2.80%) Active Directory
1 6 (2.80%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (2.80%) Puppet
2 1 (0.47%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 35 (16.36%) Adobe
2 14 (6.54%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.67%) Oracle
4 8 (3.74%) Red Hat
5 6 (2.80%) Ab Initio
5 6 (2.80%) Informatica
5 6 (2.80%) Talend
6 5 (2.34%) Cisco
7 4 (1.87%) Palo Alto
8 3 (1.40%) Ericsson
8 3 (1.40%) Nokia Networks
9 2 (0.93%) Aruba
9 2 (0.93%) BT
9 2 (0.93%) F5
10 1 (0.47%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.47%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.47%) DoubleClick
10 1 (0.47%) Google
10 1 (0.47%) Pega
10 1 (0.47%) TippingPoint
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