The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 104 142 93
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -49
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 484 388 540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.27% 1.66% 2.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.38% 1.75% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 271 355
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
Median hourly rate £42.60 £30.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.98% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £175.00 £21.84 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+701.46% +1.55%
Designer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20317 22109 22210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.15% 94.61% 95.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14745 15413 15473
Median daily rate £463 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.11% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 376 404
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £52.17 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Designer in the job title.

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Designer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Designer Daily Rate Trend in London

Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Designer across the London region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Designer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Designer across the London region.

Designer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Designer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the London region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
City of London +6 66 £400 +6.66% 16
Croydon -6 8 £450 -10.00%
Uxbridge - 5 £358 -
Bromley - 3 £575 -
Paddington +4 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £290 -
Hillingdon - 2 £388 -
Hayes -6 1 - -
Harrow -8 1 - -
Barking - 1 - - 1
Hendon - 1 £550 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £525 -
Designer
England

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 London region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 562 (54.51%) User Experience
2 317 (30.75%) Wireframes
3 271 (26.29%) Agile Software Development
4 262 (25.41%) HTML
5 218 (21.14%) CSS
6 215 (20.85%) Adobe
7 195 (18.91%) Photoshop
8 167 (16.20%) Prototyping
9 165 (16.00%) Adobe Illustrator
10 139 (13.48%) Finance
11 123 (11.93%) JavaScript
12 122 (11.83%) E-Commerce
13 116 (11.25%) Axure RP
14 102 (9.89%) Mobile App
15 96 (9.31%) Banking
16 90 (8.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
17 76 (7.37%) HTML5
18 75 (7.27%) Retail
19 71 (6.89%) Responsive Web Design
20 70 (6.79%) Security Cleared
21 69 (6.69%) Degree
22 65 (6.30%) Typography
23 62 (6.01%) OmniGraffle
24 61 (5.92%) Stakeholder Management
25 60 (5.82%) Information Architecture
26 59 (5.72%) Project Management
27 56 (5.43%) Front End Development
28 55 (5.33%) Apple iOS
29 52 (5.04%) Web Design
29 52 (5.04%) Android

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 18 (1.75%) WebSphere
2 15 (1.45%) CMS
3 10 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 8 (0.78%) SAS
4 8 (0.78%) SharePoint
5 7 (0.68%) MQSeries
6 6 (0.58%) Apache Spark
6 6 (0.58%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 5 (0.48%) Moodle
7 5 (0.48%) WordPress
8 3 (0.29%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.19%) CICS
9 2 (0.19%) Confluence
9 2 (0.19%) Drupal
9 2 (0.19%) Liferay
9 2 (0.19%) Mule
9 2 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.097%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.097%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.097%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 195 (18.91%) Photoshop
2 165 (16.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 90 (8.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 62 (6.01%) OmniGraffle
5 28 (2.72%) MS Office
6 24 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
7 20 (1.94%) InDesign
7 20 (1.94%) MS Excel
8 15 (1.45%) MS Visio
9 11 (1.07%) Adobe After Effects
9 11 (1.07%) Fireworks
10 9 (0.87%) AutoCAD
10 9 (0.87%) CINEMA 4D
11 4 (0.39%) Acrobat
11 4 (0.39%) GIMP
12 3 (0.29%) 3ds Max
12 3 (0.29%) InfoPath
13 2 (0.19%) Adobe Captivate
13 2 (0.19%) SketchUp
13 2 (0.19%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 7 (0.68%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (0.19%) Shopify
3 1 (0.097%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.097%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.097%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.097%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.097%) Magento
3 1 (0.097%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.097%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.48%) Google Analytics
3 5 (0.48%) SaaS
4 4 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 3 (0.29%) GitHub
6 2 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.097%) IaaS
7 1 (0.097%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.097%) Office 365
7 1 (0.097%) PaaS
7 1 (0.097%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 48 (4.66%) Firewall
2 33 (3.20%) Internet
3 21 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
4 18 (1.75%) Network Security
4 18 (1.75%) TCP/IP
5 16 (1.55%) MPLS
6 15 (1.45%) Wireless
7 14 (1.36%) BGP
7 14 (1.36%) OSPF
8 10 (0.97%) CTI
8 10 (0.97%) DNS
8 10 (0.97%) VPLS
9 9 (0.87%) LAN
9 9 (0.87%) WAN
10 8 (0.78%) HTTP
11 6 (0.58%) DHCP
11 6 (0.58%) FTP
11 6 (0.58%) HTTPS
11 6 (0.58%) WinSCP
12 5 (0.48%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (1.16%) Hadoop
4 11 (1.07%) Big Data
5 8 (0.78%) Oracle Database
5 8 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (0.68%) DB2
7 6 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (0.48%) Apache Hive
8 5 (0.48%) Relational Database
8 5 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.39%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (0.29%) Data Mart
10 3 (0.29%) HBase
10 3 (0.29%) Impala
10 3 (0.29%) Power BI
10 3 (0.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 3 (0.29%) SAS EBI
11 2 (0.19%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 116 (11.25%) Axure RP
2 24 (2.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 9 (0.87%) Dreamweaver
4 6 (0.58%) ClearCase
4 6 (0.58%) Git (software)
4 6 (0.58%) XMLSpy
5 5 (0.48%) JIRA
5 5 (0.48%) Xcode
6 4 (0.39%) gulp
7 3 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (0.29%) VisualAge
7 3 (0.29%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 2 (0.19%) Grunt
8 2 (0.19%) Moq
8 2 (0.19%) NCrunch
8 2 (0.19%) NUnit
8 2 (0.19%) ReSharper
8 2 (0.19%) StyleCop
8 2 (0.19%) Subversion
9 1 (0.097%) Mockito
General
1 139 (13.48%) Finance
2 96 (9.31%) Banking
3 75 (7.27%) Retail
4 44 (4.27%) Publishing
5 43 (4.17%) Marketing
6 30 (2.91%) Games
7 29 (2.81%) Investment Banking
8 23 (2.23%) Telecoms
9 19 (1.84%) Multimedia
10 14 (1.36%) Advertising
11 13 (1.26%) Legal
12 9 (0.87%) Back Office
13 8 (0.78%) Electronics
13 8 (0.78%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.68%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.39%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.29%) Automotive
16 3 (0.29%) Italian Language
17 2 (0.19%) Front Office
17 2 (0.19%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 262 (25.41%) HTML
2 218 (21.14%) CSS
3 76 (7.37%) HTML5
4 42 (4.07%) jQuery
5 41 (3.98%) CSS3
6 35 (3.39%) AngularJS
7 34 (3.30%) Web Services
8 29 (2.81%) Flash
9 24 (2.33%) XML
10 20 (1.94%) Middleware
10 20 (1.94%) SOAP
11 15 (1.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 14 (1.36%) J2EE
13 12 (1.16%) .NET
13 12 (1.16%) JSON
13 12 (1.16%) REST
14 11 (1.07%) Sass
14 11 (1.07%) XSD
14 11 (1.07%) XSLT
15 10 (0.97%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 562 (54.51%) User Experience
2 102 (9.89%) Mobile App
3 45 (4.36%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (3.88%) Graphic Design
5 36 (3.49%) Data Centre
6 33 (3.20%) Visualisation
7 22 (2.13%) Digital Media
8 21 (2.04%) Animation
9 15 (1.45%) Fixed Income
10 14 (1.36%) e-Learning
10 14 (1.36%) W3C
11 13 (1.26%) Fintech
11 13 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 13 (1.26%) Photography
12 12 (1.16%) Psychology
12 12 (1.16%) Social Media
13 11 (1.07%) Online Banking
14 9 (0.87%) Computer Science
14 9 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (0.78%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 55 (5.33%) Apple iOS
2 52 (5.04%) Android
3 19 (1.84%) Unix
3 19 (1.84%) Windows
4 14 (1.36%) Linux
5 8 (0.78%) AIX
6 3 (0.29%) Solaris
7 2 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.097%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (30.75%) Wireframes
2 271 (26.29%) Agile Software Development
3 167 (16.20%) Prototyping
4 122 (11.83%) E-Commerce
5 71 (6.89%) Responsive Web Design
6 65 (6.30%) Typography
7 61 (5.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 60 (5.82%) Information Architecture
9 59 (5.72%) Project Management
10 56 (5.43%) Front End Development
11 52 (5.04%) Web Design
12 51 (4.95%) UX Design
13 49 (4.75%) Usability Testing
14 48 (4.66%) Analytics
15 44 (4.27%) Scrum
16 40 (3.88%) Rapid Prototyping
17 36 (3.49%) Service Design
18 30 (2.91%) Migration
18 30 (2.91%) User Stories
18 30 (2.91%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 123 (11.93%) JavaScript
2 43 (4.17%) Java
3 23 (2.23%) SQL
4 9 (0.87%) PHP
5 8 (0.78%) ActionScript
6 7 (0.68%) Python
7 5 (0.48%) C#
7 5 (0.48%) COBOL
8 3 (0.29%) ActionScript 3.0
8 3 (0.29%) Apple Swift
8 3 (0.29%) C
8 3 (0.29%) Lisp
8 3 (0.29%) Scala
8 3 (0.29%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.29%) XAML
9 2 (0.19%) Ruby
10 1 (0.097%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.097%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.097%) Tcl
10 1 (0.097%) XPath
Qualifications
1 70 (6.79%) Security Cleared
2 69 (6.69%) Degree
3 46 (4.46%) SC Cleared
4 19 (1.84%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (1.75%) CCNP
6 15 (1.45%) CCIE
7 13 (1.26%) CCNA
8 12 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
9 7 (0.68%) CTC Cleared
9 7 (0.68%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.58%) Check Point Certification
11 4 (0.39%) BC Cleared
12 2 (0.19%) ISACA
12 2 (0.19%) SANS
13 1 (0.097%) AWS Certification
13 1 (0.097%) BICSI Certification
13 1 (0.097%) CCDP
13 1 (0.097%) CCNP Voice
13 1 (0.097%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.097%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.33%) QA
2 15 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (0.78%) HL7
4 7 (0.68%) Government Security Classifications
4 7 (0.68%) SEPA
5 4 (0.39%) ISO 14001
5 4 (0.39%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.39%) NEBOSH
6 1 (0.097%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.097%) WAI
System Software
1 9 (0.87%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.39%) HDFS
3 3 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.19%) Docker
5 1 (0.097%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.097%) GlusterFS
5 1 (0.097%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.097%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 10 (0.97%) FortiGate
2 9 (0.87%) Oracle Identity Management
3 7 (0.68%) Cisco Prime
4 6 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (0.58%) Tivoli
4 6 (0.58%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 5 (0.48%) SCCM
6 3 (0.29%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 2 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.097%) Ansible
8 1 (0.097%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.097%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.097%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.097%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.097%) Nagios
8 1 (0.097%) Netcool
8 1 (0.097%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 1 (0.097%) Puppet
8 1 (0.097%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.097%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 215 (20.85%) Adobe
2 37 (3.59%) Cisco
3 34 (3.30%) Microsoft
4 33 (3.20%) Oracle
5 29 (2.81%) CheckPoint
6 25 (2.42%) IBM
7 20 (1.94%) Juniper
8 10 (0.97%) Google
9 9 (0.87%) F5
10 8 (0.78%) SolarWinds
11 7 (0.68%) Ab Initio
11 7 (0.68%) HP
11 7 (0.68%) Remedy
11 7 (0.68%) VMware
12 6 (0.58%) Red Hat
13 5 (0.48%) ATG
13 5 (0.48%) DevExpress
14 4 (0.39%) Fortinet
14 4 (0.39%) Netezza
14 4 (0.39%) TIBCO
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