The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Designer
Rank 346 367 394
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +27
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Designer 53 45 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.20% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 24 22
Average daily rate
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£400 £410 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -7.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £252 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £593 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £388 £395
% change year-on-year
+7.09% -1.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21859 22413 24498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.70% 92.41% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14991 15271 15886
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 400 461 651
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Senior Designer
England

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 28 July 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 28 July 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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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 +17 17 £356 -28.75% 4
Hackney - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Senior Designer
England

Senior Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 25 (25.77%) Photoshop
2 24 (24.74%) HTML
2 24 (24.74%) Adobe Illustrator
2 24 (24.74%) Axure RP
3 22 (22.68%) Adobe
4 21 (21.65%) CSS
5 19 (19.59%) OmniGraffle
6 18 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (17.53%) Banking
7 17 (17.53%) Finance
8 16 (16.49%) Android
8 16 (16.49%) Mobile App
9 15 (15.46%) User Experience Design
9 15 (15.46%) Degree
10 14 (14.43%) Windows
10 14 (14.43%) Apple iOS
11 12 (12.37%) Responsive Web Design
11 12 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (10.31%) Rapid Prototyping
12 10 (10.31%) Information Architecture
13 8 (8.25%) Windows Mobile
14 7 (7.22%) E-Commerce
15 6 (6.19%) Internet
15 6 (6.19%) Marketing
15 6 (6.19%) HTML5
15 6 (6.19%) CSS3
15 6 (6.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
16 5 (5.15%) Digital Media
16 5 (5.15%) Visualisation
16 5 (5.15%) Time Management

Senior Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1 (1.03%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.03%) Apache Solr
1 1 (1.03%) Moodle
1 1 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 25 (25.77%) Photoshop
2 24 (24.74%) Adobe Illustrator
3 19 (19.59%) OmniGraffle
4 5 (5.15%) Fireworks
4 5 (5.15%) InDesign
5 4 (4.12%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.03%) Summit
1 1 (1.03%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.19%) Internet
2 2 (2.06%) VoIP
3 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.03%) S/MIME
3 1 (1.03%) X.400
3 1 (1.03%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.03%) MySQL
1 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.03%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (1.03%) Big Data
1 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (24.74%) Axure RP
2 6 (6.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 17 (17.53%) Finance
1 17 (17.53%) Banking
2 6 (6.19%) Marketing
3 5 (5.15%) Games
3 5 (5.15%) Retail
4 4 (4.12%) Publishing
5 3 (3.09%) Advertising
6 2 (2.06%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.06%) Billing
6 2 (2.06%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.06%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.03%) Military
7 1 (1.03%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (24.74%) HTML
2 21 (21.65%) CSS
3 6 (6.19%) HTML5
3 6 (6.19%) CSS3
4 5 (5.15%) Flash
5 1 (1.03%) Lucene
5 1 (1.03%) Ajax
5 1 (1.03%) Apache Flex
5 1 (1.03%) jQuery
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.03%) JSP
5 1 (1.03%) XML
5 1 (1.03%) .NET
5 1 (1.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.49%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.15%) Digital Media
2 5 (5.15%) Graphic Design
2 5 (5.15%) iPhone
2 5 (5.15%) Visualisation
3 4 (4.12%) Online Banking
4 3 (3.09%) Social Media
5 2 (2.06%) Human Factors
5 2 (2.06%) Photography
5 2 (2.06%) Biology
5 2 (2.06%) Biotechnology
5 2 (2.06%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.03%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.03%) VHDL
6 1 (1.03%) Verilog
6 1 (1.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.03%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.03%) Psychology
6 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.03%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.49%) Android
2 14 (14.43%) Apple iOS
2 14 (14.43%) Windows
3 8 (8.25%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (2.06%) Linux
4 2 (2.06%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (15.46%) User Experience Design
3 12 (12.37%) Responsive Web Design
3 12 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (10.31%) Rapid Prototyping
4 10 (10.31%) Information Architecture
5 7 (7.22%) E-Commerce
6 5 (5.15%) Business Development
6 5 (5.15%) Time Management
7 4 (4.12%) Analytics
7 4 (4.12%) Scrum
7 4 (4.12%) Web Design
7 4 (4.12%) Asset Management
7 4 (4.12%) Content Management
7 4 (4.12%) Industrial Design
7 4 (4.12%) Competitor Analysis
8 3 (3.09%) B2B
8 3 (3.09%) B2C
8 3 (3.09%) Usability Testing
9 2 (2.06%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.06%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.03%) SQL
2 1 (1.03%) C
2 1 (1.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (15.46%) Degree
2 3 (3.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.03%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.03%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 22 (22.68%) Adobe
2 5 (5.15%) Google
3 4 (4.12%) EPiServer
4 2 (2.06%) Nokia
4 2 (2.06%) Cisco
5 1 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.03%) Intel
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle
5 1 (1.03%) Siebel
London
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago