The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Lead Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Designer
Rank 418 413 413
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Designer 9 11 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.042% 0.049% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.051% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 20
Median daily rate £539 £550 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £410 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £658 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+27.11% -5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Lead 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
20369 21455 22394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.70% 95.10% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 14568 15175 16149
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 292 346 436
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Lead Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Lead Designer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Lead Designer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Lead Designer Daily Rate Trend in London

Lead Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead Designer across the London region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Lead Designer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Lead Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Lead Designer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Lead 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 Lead Designer within the London region over the 3 months to 8 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
City of London -8 1 - - 2
Lead Designer
England

Lead Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Lead 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 Lead Designer in the job title.

1 26 (83.87%) User Experience
2 17 (54.84%) Wireframes
3 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (29.03%) Photoshop
5 8 (25.81%) HTML
5 8 (25.81%) CSS
6 7 (22.58%) Finance
6 7 (22.58%) Retail
7 6 (19.35%) Banking
8 5 (16.13%) Android
8 5 (16.13%) Adobe
8 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
8 5 (16.13%) Apple iOS
9 4 (12.90%) Analytics
9 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (9.68%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (9.68%) Windows
10 3 (9.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (6.45%) F5
11 2 (6.45%) CSS3
11 2 (6.45%) Process Improvement
11 2 (6.45%) Information Architecture
11 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (6.45%) Puppet
11 2 (6.45%) Prototyping
11 2 (6.45%) WorldPay
11 2 (6.45%) System Integration Testing
11 2 (6.45%) Front End Development
11 2 (6.45%) Service Design

Lead 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 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Photoshop
2 3 (9.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (9.68%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (6.45%) InDesign
3 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
4 1 (3.23%) InVision
4 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Blend
1 2 (6.45%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (3.23%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
1 7 (22.58%) Retail
2 6 (19.35%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) CSS
1 8 (25.81%) HTML
2 2 (6.45%) CSS3
2 2 (6.45%) Flash
2 2 (6.45%) Middleware
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (3.23%) .NET
3 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.23%) HTML5
3 1 (3.23%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (3.23%) jQuery
3 1 (3.23%) WebCenter
3 1 (3.23%) XHTML
3 1 (3.23%) XML
3 1 (3.23%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (83.87%) User Experience
2 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.23%) Social Media
2 1 (3.23%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Android
1 5 (16.13%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
3 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Wireframes
2 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
4 4 (12.90%) Analytics
4 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.45%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.45%) Feasibility Study
6 2 (6.45%) Front End Development
6 2 (6.45%) Information Architecture
6 2 (6.45%) Process Improvement
6 2 (6.45%) Prototyping
6 2 (6.45%) Service Design
6 2 (6.45%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.45%) UX Design
6 2 (6.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.23%) Java
2 1 (3.23%) PHP
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Adobe
2 2 (6.45%) F5
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) VMware
2 2 (6.45%) WorldPay
3 1 (3.23%) Siebel
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