The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Senior Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Designer
Rank 366 399 378
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Designer 62 32 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 22 30
Median daily rate £450 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £548 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
20558 22106 21788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.14% 94.61% 95.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14897 15440 15139
Median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
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 £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 369 391
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.72 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.23% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £52.17 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Senior Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 29 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Designer within the London region over the 3 months to 29 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 +46 10 £450 +9.09% 5
Croydon - 2 £463 -
Uxbridge - 1 £425 -
Senior Designer
England

Senior Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 London region featuring Senior Designer in the job title.

1 90 (78.95%) User Experience
2 35 (30.70%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (30.70%) Wireframes
3 31 (27.19%) CSS
4 30 (26.32%) HTML
5 24 (21.05%) Prototyping
6 22 (19.30%) JavaScript
7 21 (18.42%) Photoshop
8 20 (17.54%) Adobe
9 19 (16.67%) Finance
9 19 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
10 15 (13.16%) InVision
11 14 (12.28%) OmniGraffle
11 14 (12.28%) jQuery
12 13 (11.40%) Retail
13 12 (10.53%) Axure RP
13 12 (10.53%) E-Commerce
14 11 (9.65%) Information Architecture
14 11 (9.65%) Mobile App
14 11 (9.65%) Responsive Web Design
15 10 (8.77%) Degree
16 9 (7.89%) Usability Testing
17 8 (7.02%) UX Design
17 8 (7.02%) Front End Development
17 8 (7.02%) Banking
17 8 (7.02%) Project Management
18 7 (6.14%) Marketing
18 7 (6.14%) Disclosure Scotland
18 7 (6.14%) HTML5
18 7 (6.14%) Apple iOS

Senior 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:

Applications
1 21 (18.42%) Photoshop
2 19 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (13.16%) InVision
4 14 (12.28%) OmniGraffle
5 6 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (4.39%) MS Visio
7 3 (2.63%) GIMP
8 2 (1.75%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (1.75%) CINEMA 4D
8 2 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.88%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) BigMachines
1 1 (0.88%) Eloqua
1 1 (0.88%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 3 (2.63%) SaaS
3 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.51%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (2.63%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (2.63%) Internet
2 3 (2.63%) Network Security
3 2 (1.75%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (1.75%) Wireless
4 1 (0.88%) BGP
4 1 (0.88%) DNS
4 1 (0.88%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.88%) Firewall
4 1 (0.88%) H.323
4 1 (0.88%) MGCP
4 1 (0.88%) OSPF
4 1 (0.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (10.53%) Axure RP
2 4 (3.51%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (2.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (1.75%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.88%) JIRA
General
1 19 (16.67%) Finance
2 13 (11.40%) Retail
3 8 (7.02%) Banking
4 7 (6.14%) Marketing
5 3 (2.63%) Games
5 3 (2.63%) Publishing
6 2 (1.75%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.75%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.88%) Advertising
7 1 (0.88%) Legal
7 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (27.19%) CSS
2 30 (26.32%) HTML
3 14 (12.28%) jQuery
4 7 (6.14%) HTML5
5 3 (2.63%) CSS3
5 3 (2.63%) Flash
5 3 (2.63%) Web Services
6 2 (1.75%) .NET
6 2 (1.75%) Ajax
6 2 (1.75%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.75%) Mason
6 2 (1.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.88%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.88%) CreateJS
7 1 (0.88%) DHTML
7 1 (0.88%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 90 (78.95%) User Experience
2 11 (9.65%) Mobile App
3 7 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.26%) Animation
5 5 (4.39%) Digital Media
6 4 (3.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (3.51%) Photography
6 4 (3.51%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.63%) Interactive TV
8 2 (1.75%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (1.75%) Equities
8 2 (1.75%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.75%) FMCG
8 2 (1.75%) IVR
8 2 (1.75%) Motion Graphics
8 2 (1.75%) Social Network
9 1 (0.88%) RIA
9 1 (0.88%) Social Media
9 1 (0.88%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.14%) Apple iOS
2 6 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.70%) Agile Software Development
1 35 (30.70%) Wireframes
2 24 (21.05%) Prototyping
3 12 (10.53%) E-Commerce
4 11 (9.65%) Information Architecture
4 11 (9.65%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (7.89%) Usability Testing
6 8 (7.02%) Front End Development
6 8 (7.02%) Project Management
6 8 (7.02%) UX Design
7 6 (5.26%) Scrum
7 6 (5.26%) Typography
7 6 (5.26%) Web Application Development
8 5 (4.39%) Rapid Prototyping
8 5 (4.39%) Web Usability
9 4 (3.51%) Content Development
9 4 (3.51%) Infographics
9 4 (3.51%) Product Management
9 4 (3.51%) User Stories
10 3 (2.63%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (19.30%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.88%) Java
2 1 (0.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (8.77%) Degree
2 5 (4.39%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.51%) CCIE
3 4 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.63%) CCNP
5 1 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.88%) CCDP
5 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Cisco CME
1 1 (0.88%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 20 (17.54%) Adobe
2 5 (4.39%) Cisco
3 3 (2.63%) Palo Alto
4 2 (1.75%) Aruba
4 2 (1.75%) Google
4 2 (1.75%) VMware
5 1 (0.88%) DoubleClick
5 1 (0.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle
5 1 (0.88%) Siebel
5 1 (0.88%) SolarWinds
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