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 28 April 2015 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Designer
Rank 348 360 357
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Designer 58 43 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.20% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 34 25
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +15.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £283 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London average 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
20694 21628 20137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.41% 92.64% 92.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 14214 15047 13619
Average daily rate £450 £425 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £266 £275
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 369 381 407
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.80 £38.86 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.57% -

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 April 2015.

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 April 2015. 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 +22 13 £529 +51.07% 5
Docklands, London - 1 £525 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Senior Designer
England

Senior Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 68 (57.63%) User Experience
2 30 (25.42%) HTML
3 26 (22.03%) CSS
3 26 (22.03%) Finance
4 24 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (20.34%) Axure RP
5 23 (19.49%) Usability Testing
6 22 (18.64%) JavaScript
7 20 (16.95%) Analytics
8 16 (13.56%) Photoshop
9 15 (12.71%) Adobe
9 15 (12.71%) Adobe Illustrator
10 13 (11.02%) Information Architecture
10 13 (11.02%) Banking
11 12 (10.17%) Publishing
11 12 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (10.17%) SEO
12 11 (9.32%) UX Design
13 10 (8.47%) HTML5
14 9 (7.63%) Degree
14 9 (7.63%) Web Analytics
14 9 (7.63%) Marketing
14 9 (7.63%) Mobile App
15 8 (6.78%) Continuous Delivery
16 7 (5.93%) Internet
16 7 (5.93%) Workflow
16 7 (5.93%) MS Visio
16 7 (5.93%) Oracle
16 7 (5.93%) Rapid Prototyping
16 7 (5.93%) Product Management

Senior Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 (2.54%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (0.85%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (13.56%) Photoshop
2 15 (12.71%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (5.93%) MS Visio
4 6 (5.08%) OmniGraffle
5 5 (4.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (2.54%) InDesign
7 1 (0.85%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.85%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (0.85%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.85%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.93%) Internet
2 3 (2.54%) Intranet
3 1 (0.85%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.54%) Hadoop
2 2 (1.69%) Big Data
2 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (1.69%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.69%) Cognos Report Studio
2 2 (1.69%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 2 (1.69%) Cognos Transformer
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.85%) Hazelcast
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 24 (20.34%) Axure RP
2 5 (4.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (1.69%) GCC
3 2 (1.69%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.85%) Toad
General
1 26 (22.03%) Finance
2 13 (11.02%) Banking
3 12 (10.17%) Publishing
4 9 (7.63%) Marketing
5 5 (4.24%) Advertising
6 4 (3.39%) Legal
6 4 (3.39%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.69%) Retail
7 2 (1.69%) Arabic Language
8 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (25.42%) HTML
2 26 (22.03%) CSS
3 10 (8.47%) HTML5
4 4 (3.39%) Flash
5 3 (2.54%) Spring
6 2 (1.69%) .NET
6 2 (1.69%) J2EE
7 1 (0.85%) Web Services
7 1 (0.85%) XML
7 1 (0.85%) Dojo
7 1 (0.85%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 68 (57.63%) User Experience
2 9 (7.63%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.39%) Visualisation
4 4 (3.39%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.69%) Psychology
5 2 (1.69%) Human Factors
5 2 (1.69%) RIA
5 2 (1.69%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.85%) Social Media
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Exalytics
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.54%) UNIX
2 2 (1.69%) Android
2 2 (1.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.85%) Windows
3 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (19.49%) Usability Testing
3 20 (16.95%) Analytics
4 13 (11.02%) Information Architecture
5 12 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (10.17%) SEO
6 11 (9.32%) UX Design
7 9 (7.63%) Web Analytics
8 8 (6.78%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (5.93%) Product Management
9 7 (5.93%) Rapid Prototyping
9 7 (5.93%) Workflow
10 5 (4.24%) E-Commerce
11 4 (3.39%) Project Management
11 4 (3.39%) Mentoring
12 3 (2.54%) Scrum
12 3 (2.54%) Web Design
12 3 (2.54%) Data Management
12 3 (2.54%) MapReduce
12 3 (2.54%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (18.64%) JavaScript
2 5 (4.24%) Java
3 4 (3.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (7.63%) Degree
2 2 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (12.71%) Adobe
2 7 (5.93%) Oracle
3 2 (1.69%) Cognos
3 2 (1.69%) Apple
3 2 (1.69%) webMethods
3 2 (1.69%) Vertica
4 1 (0.85%) Cloudera
4 1 (0.85%) iRise
4 1 (0.85%) Quark
4 1 (0.85%) IBM
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft
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