The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Designer
Rank 55 59 60
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Designer 3 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.48% 1.06% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 1.09% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Average daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £456 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.00 -
Senior Designer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
571 733 567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.07% 96.70% 95.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 435 262
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £216 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 11
Average hourly rate £32.75 £15.77 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.67% +1.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.41 £25.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Designer in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Senior Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Designer across the Glasgow region.

Senior Designer Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Senior Designer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC

Senior Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) OOD
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) UML
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle