The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Designer
Rank 356 370 379
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Designer 67 44 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.18% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.19% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 36 8
Average daily rate
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£413 £419 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.49% +7.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £338 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £535 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £449 £425 £394
% change year-on-year
+5.58% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 -
Senior 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
21920 22774 20632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.32% 93.19% 93.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 15790 15744 13757
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 436 372 536
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

Senior Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior Designer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Designer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Senior Designer Daily Rate Trend in London

Senior Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Designer across the London region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Senior Designer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Senior Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Senior Designer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Senior Designer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Designer within the London region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +14 13 £390 -4.00% 3
Harrow - - - -
Senior Designer
England

Senior Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 81 (71.68%) User Experience
2 38 (33.63%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (29.20%) HTML
4 30 (26.55%) Axure RP
5 28 (24.78%) CSS
6 23 (20.35%) UX Design
7 21 (18.58%) Photoshop
8 20 (17.70%) Adobe Illustrator
9 17 (15.04%) Finance
9 17 (15.04%) Adobe
10 14 (12.39%) OmniGraffle
11 13 (11.50%) Rapid Prototyping
11 13 (11.50%) Usability Testing
12 11 (9.73%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 10 (8.85%) Android
14 9 (7.96%) Marketing
14 9 (7.96%) Publishing
14 9 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (7.96%) Java
15 8 (7.08%) Apple iOS
15 8 (7.08%) QA
16 7 (6.19%) Degree
16 7 (6.19%) JavaScript
16 7 (6.19%) Social Media
16 7 (6.19%) Mobile App
17 6 (5.31%) .NET
17 6 (5.31%) Workflow
17 6 (5.31%) webMethods
17 6 (5.31%) Information Architecture
17 6 (5.31%) Banking

Senior Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 3 (2.65%) Apache
2 1 (0.88%) Moodle
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (0.88%) WordPress
2 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.88%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 21 (18.58%) Photoshop
2 20 (17.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (12.39%) OmniGraffle
4 4 (3.54%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.65%) InDesign
6 2 (1.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (1.77%) Fireworks
6 2 (1.77%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Summit
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.77%) SaaS
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.54%) Intranet
2 1 (0.88%) LTE
2 1 (0.88%) S/MIME
2 1 (0.88%) MPLS
2 1 (0.88%) X.400
2 1 (0.88%) X.500
2 1 (0.88%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.65%) DB2
Development Applications
1 30 (26.55%) Axure RP
2 11 (9.73%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 4 (3.54%) JIRA
4 3 (2.65%) Checkstyle
4 3 (2.65%) Selenium
4 3 (2.65%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.65%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (2.65%) JUnit
4 3 (2.65%) Redmine
5 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (15.04%) Finance
2 9 (7.96%) Marketing
2 9 (7.96%) Publishing
3 6 (5.31%) Banking
3 6 (5.31%) Retail
4 2 (1.77%) Advertising
4 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.77%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Polish Language
5 1 (0.88%) Military
5 1 (0.88%) Billing
5 1 (0.88%) Legal
5 1 (0.88%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (29.20%) HTML
2 28 (24.78%) CSS
3 6 (5.31%) .NET
4 4 (3.54%) JSP
4 4 (3.54%) Flash
5 3 (2.65%) Spring
5 3 (2.65%) Java EE
5 3 (2.65%) JPA
5 3 (2.65%) JavaBeans
5 3 (2.65%) Web Services
5 3 (2.65%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.77%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.88%) HTML5
7 1 (0.88%) WPF
7 1 (0.88%) JSON
7 1 (0.88%) XHTML
7 1 (0.88%) Middleware
7 1 (0.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.88%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.88%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 81 (71.68%) User Experience
2 7 (6.19%) Social Media
2 7 (6.19%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.42%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (2.65%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.65%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.77%) Psychology
6 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.88%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.88%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.88%) FMCG
6 1 (0.88%) Blog
6 1 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.88%) Xbox
6 1 (0.88%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.85%) Android
2 8 (7.08%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.54%) Windows
4 2 (1.77%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (33.63%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (20.35%) UX Design
3 13 (11.50%) Rapid Prototyping
3 13 (11.50%) Usability Testing
4 9 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (5.31%) Workflow
5 6 (5.31%) Information Architecture
6 5 (4.42%) SEO
6 5 (4.42%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (3.54%) Scrum
8 3 (2.65%) TDD
8 3 (2.65%) Web Design
8 3 (2.65%) Web Application Development
8 3 (2.65%) Analytics
8 3 (2.65%) User Stories
8 3 (2.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (1.77%) Mentoring
9 2 (1.77%) B2B
9 2 (1.77%) Product Management
9 2 (1.77%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.96%) Java
2 7 (6.19%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.65%) SQL
4 1 (0.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (6.19%) Degree
2 3 (2.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) CCIE
3 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.08%) QA
2 2 (1.77%) ISO 14001
2 2 (1.77%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 17 (15.04%) Adobe
2 6 (5.31%) webMethods
3 3 (2.65%) Canoo
4 2 (1.77%) Oracle
4 2 (1.77%) Nokia
5 1 (0.88%) Cisco
5 1 (0.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.88%) Juniper
5 1 (0.88%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (0.88%) Siebel
5 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.88%) iRise
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