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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Designer
Rank 374 363 376
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Designer 34 52 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.26% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 31 24
Average daily rate £494 £475 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.94% +22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £363 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £456 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.00 -
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
20052 20041 20862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.68% 94.50% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14187 14178 14151
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 309 344 401
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £37.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Designer within the London region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +35 12 £500 -16.66% 4
Hayes - 1 £600 -
Senior Designer
England

Senior Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 51 (65.38%) User Experience
2 36 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (21.79%) Adobe
4 14 (17.95%) Information Architecture
5 13 (16.67%) Photoshop
5 13 (16.67%) CSS
6 12 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 12 (15.38%) HTML
6 12 (15.38%) Finance
6 12 (15.38%) Axure RP
7 11 (14.10%) Responsive Web Design
7 11 (14.10%) Mobile App
7 11 (14.10%) Adobe Illustrator
8 10 (12.82%) SQL
8 10 (12.82%) CSS3
8 10 (12.82%) HTML5
9 9 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (11.54%) PowerShell
9 9 (11.54%) TeamCity
9 9 (11.54%) AngularJS
9 9 (11.54%) TDD
9 9 (11.54%) Retail
10 8 (10.26%) .NET Framework
10 8 (10.26%) Degree
10 8 (10.26%) Pair Programming
10 8 (10.26%) NUnit
10 8 (10.26%) Telecoms
10 8 (10.26%) T-SQL
10 8 (10.26%) JavaScript
10 8 (10.26%) SQL Server

Senior Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (3.85%) Confluence
2 1 (1.28%) Apache
2 1 (1.28%) nginx
2 1 (1.28%) Node.js
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 11 (14.10%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (10.26%) OmniGraffle
4 5 (6.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (3.85%) InDesign
6 2 (2.56%) MS Visio
7 1 (1.28%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (1.28%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
7 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.28%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) DMZ
1 1 (1.28%) DNS
1 1 (1.28%) HTTP
1 1 (1.28%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.28%) Internet
1 1 (1.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.13%) Big Data
3 2 (2.56%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.28%) DB2
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (15.38%) Axure RP
2 9 (11.54%) TeamCity
3 8 (10.26%) Git (software)
3 8 (10.26%) Jasmine
3 8 (10.26%) NCrunch
3 8 (10.26%) NSubstitute
3 8 (10.26%) NUnit
3 8 (10.26%) Octopus Deploy
3 8 (10.26%) Selenium
3 8 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (3.85%) JIRA
5 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.28%) Maven
5 1 (1.28%) MSI
5 1 (1.28%) Subversion
General
1 12 (15.38%) Finance
2 9 (11.54%) Retail
3 8 (10.26%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.41%) Electronics
4 5 (6.41%) Marketing
5 2 (2.56%) Banking
5 2 (2.56%) Front Office
6 1 (1.28%) Back Office
6 1 (1.28%) Games
6 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.28%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.67%) CSS
2 12 (15.38%) HTML
3 10 (12.82%) CSS3
3 10 (12.82%) HTML5
4 9 (11.54%) AngularJS
5 8 (10.26%) .NET
5 8 (10.26%) .NET Framework
5 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET
5 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (10.26%) Caliburn.Micro
5 8 (10.26%) Entity Framework
5 8 (10.26%) jQuery
5 8 (10.26%) Kendo UI
5 8 (10.26%) LINQ
5 8 (10.26%) WCF
5 8 (10.26%) WPF
6 1 (1.28%) J2EE
6 1 (1.28%) SOAP
6 1 (1.28%) Symfony
6 1 (1.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (65.38%) User Experience
2 11 (14.10%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.41%) Handset
4 4 (5.13%) Visualisation
5 3 (3.85%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.85%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.56%) Copywriting
6 2 (2.56%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.28%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.28%) Clustering
7 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.28%) FMCG
7 1 (1.28%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.28%) NGOSS
7 1 (1.28%) Photography
7 1 (1.28%) RIA
7 1 (1.28%) Semantic Web
7 1 (1.28%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.28%) Social Network
7 1 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.41%) Apple iOS
2 4 (5.13%) Android
3 2 (2.56%) Unix
3 2 (2.56%) Windows
4 1 (1.28%) Linux
4 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (17.95%) Information Architecture
3 12 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 11 (14.10%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (11.54%) TDD
6 8 (10.26%) BDD
6 8 (10.26%) Multithreading
6 8 (10.26%) MVC
6 8 (10.26%) MVVM
6 8 (10.26%) Pair Programming
6 8 (10.26%) SOLID
7 6 (7.69%) Usability Testing
7 6 (7.69%) UX Design
8 5 (6.41%) Industrial Design
9 4 (5.13%) Scrum
9 4 (5.13%) Workflow
10 3 (3.85%) Analytics
10 3 (3.85%) Data Modelling
10 3 (3.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.82%) SQL
2 9 (11.54%) PowerShell
3 8 (10.26%) C#
3 8 (10.26%) JavaScript
3 8 (10.26%) T-SQL
4 5 (6.41%) Java
5 1 (1.28%) Korn
5 1 (1.28%) Perl
5 1 (1.28%) PHP
5 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (10.26%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) WCAG
2 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.28%) vSphere
1 1 (1.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.28%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (21.79%) Adobe
2 5 (6.41%) Nokia
2 5 (6.41%) Sony
3 3 (3.85%) Google
3 3 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.85%) Oracle
3 3 (3.85%) Vertica
4 2 (2.56%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.56%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.28%) Apple
5 1 (1.28%) CA
5 1 (1.28%) Cisco
5 1 (1.28%) EMC
5 1 (1.28%) HP
5 1 (1.28%) Motorola
5 1 (1.28%) Netezza
5 1 (1.28%) NetScout
5 1 (1.28%) Veritas
5 1 (1.28%) VMware
5 1 (1.28%) Wyse
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Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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