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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Designer
Rank 346 377 381
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Designer 71 43 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.20% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 34 40
Median daily rate £450 £419 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £700 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £388 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.32% -8.82%
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
20584 21391 22193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.95% 94.54% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 15002 14791 15616
Median daily rate £463 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.93% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 399 404
Median hourly rate £18.75 £19.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +47 11 £500 +8.10% 8
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 30 May 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 85 (79.44%) User Experience
2 41 (38.32%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (34.58%) Wireframes
4 34 (31.78%) CSS
5 33 (30.84%) HTML
6 24 (22.43%) JavaScript
7 18 (16.82%) Photoshop
7 18 (16.82%) Adobe
8 17 (15.89%) jQuery
9 16 (14.95%) Responsive Web Design
10 15 (14.02%) Adobe Illustrator
11 14 (13.08%) Finance
11 14 (13.08%) OmniGraffle
12 12 (11.21%) Axure RP
13 11 (10.28%) HTML5
13 11 (10.28%) E-Commerce
14 10 (9.35%) Retail
14 10 (9.35%) Information Architecture
15 9 (8.41%) Mobile App
15 9 (8.41%) Usability Testing
15 9 (8.41%) UX Design
15 9 (8.41%) Degree
16 8 (7.48%) Project Management
16 8 (7.48%) Front End Development
17 7 (6.54%) Disclosure Scotland
17 7 (6.54%) CSS3
18 6 (5.61%) AngularJS
18 6 (5.61%) Web Application Development
18 6 (5.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
18 6 (5.61%) Marketing

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.93%) Apache
1 1 (0.93%) nginx
1 1 (0.93%) Node.js
1 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (16.82%) Photoshop
2 15 (14.02%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (13.08%) OmniGraffle
4 6 (5.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (3.74%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.87%) GIMP
6 2 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.93%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) BigMachines
1 1 (0.93%) Eloqua
1 1 (0.93%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.80%) SaaS
2 1 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.74%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (2.80%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (2.80%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (2.80%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (2.80%) Network Security
3 2 (1.87%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (1.87%) Internet
3 2 (1.87%) Wireless
4 1 (0.93%) BGP
4 1 (0.93%) DMZ
4 1 (0.93%) DNS
4 1 (0.93%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.93%) Firewall
4 1 (0.93%) H.323
4 1 (0.93%) HTTP
4 1 (0.93%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.93%) MGCP
4 1 (0.93%) OSPF
4 1 (0.93%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (11.21%) Axure RP
2 4 (3.74%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.74%) TeamCity
3 3 (2.80%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (2.80%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (2.80%) Jasmine
3 3 (2.80%) NCrunch
3 3 (2.80%) NSubstitute
3 3 (2.80%) NUnit
3 3 (2.80%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (2.80%) Selenium
3 3 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.93%) Maven
General
1 14 (13.08%) Finance
2 10 (9.35%) Retail
3 6 (5.61%) Banking
3 6 (5.61%) Marketing
4 3 (2.80%) Publishing
5 2 (1.87%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.87%) Games
5 2 (1.87%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.87%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (31.78%) CSS
2 33 (30.84%) HTML
3 17 (15.89%) jQuery
4 11 (10.28%) HTML5
5 7 (6.54%) CSS3
6 6 (5.61%) AngularJS
7 5 (4.67%) .NET
8 3 (2.80%) .NET Framework
8 3 (2.80%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (2.80%) Caliburn.Micro
8 3 (2.80%) Entity Framework
8 3 (2.80%) Kendo UI
8 3 (2.80%) LINQ
8 3 (2.80%) WCF
8 3 (2.80%) Web Services
8 3 (2.80%) WPF
9 2 (1.87%) Mason
9 2 (1.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (0.93%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 85 (79.44%) User Experience
2 9 (8.41%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.74%) Animation
3 4 (3.74%) Digital Media
3 4 (3.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (3.74%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.87%) Equities
4 2 (1.87%) Fixed Income
4 2 (1.87%) Interactive TV
4 2 (1.87%) IVR
4 2 (1.87%) Photography
4 2 (1.87%) Social Network
5 1 (0.93%) Biotechnology
5 1 (0.93%) FMCG
5 1 (0.93%) Life Science
5 1 (0.93%) New Media
5 1 (0.93%) Social Media
5 1 (0.93%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.74%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.80%) Android
3 1 (0.93%) Linux
3 1 (0.93%) Unix
3 1 (0.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (38.32%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (34.58%) Wireframes
3 16 (14.95%) Responsive Web Design
4 11 (10.28%) E-Commerce
5 10 (9.35%) Information Architecture
6 9 (8.41%) Usability Testing
6 9 (8.41%) UX Design
7 8 (7.48%) Front End Development
7 8 (7.48%) Project Management
8 6 (5.61%) Web Application Development
9 5 (4.67%) Scrum
9 5 (4.67%) Web Usability
10 4 (3.74%) Content Development
10 4 (3.74%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (3.74%) CRM
10 4 (3.74%) Rapid Prototyping
10 4 (3.74%) TDD
10 4 (3.74%) Typography
10 4 (3.74%) User Stories
10 4 (3.74%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 24 (22.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (2.80%) C#
2 3 (2.80%) Java
2 3 (2.80%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.80%) SQL
2 3 (2.80%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.87%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (8.41%) Degree
2 5 (4.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.74%) CCIE
3 4 (3.74%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.80%) CCNP
5 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.93%) CCDP
5 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.54%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.93%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.93%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 18 (16.82%) Adobe
2 5 (4.67%) Cisco
3 3 (2.80%) Palo Alto
4 2 (1.87%) Aruba
4 2 (1.87%) Google
4 2 (1.87%) Oracle
4 2 (1.87%) VMware
5 1 (0.93%) CA
5 1 (0.93%) DoubleClick
5 1 (0.93%) EMC
5 1 (0.93%) HP
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.93%) NetScout
5 1 (0.93%) Siebel
5 1 (0.93%) SolarWinds
City of London
TDA Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Ticketmaster
Rate: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 19 days ago