The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical 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
Technical Designer
Rank 390 400 396
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Designer 18 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.085% 0.071% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.075% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 9
Average daily rate £605 £600 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.83% +26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £455 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £600 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £525 £424
% change year-on-year
-18.09% +23.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Technical 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% -

Technical Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Designer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Designer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Technical Designer
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Designer across the London region.

Technical Designer Daily Rate Trend in London

Technical Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Designer across the London region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Technical Designer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Technical Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Designer across the London region.

Technical Designer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Technical 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 Technical 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 2 £501 -16.45%
Croydon - 1 £585 -
Technical Designer
England

Technical 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 Technical 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 Technical Designer in their job title.

1 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) Migration
3 10 (34.48%) Technical Architecture
4 9 (31.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
6 7 (24.14%) Office 365
6 7 (24.14%) Finance
7 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
7 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (13.79%) Translating Business Requirements
8 4 (13.79%) Change Control
8 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
8 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (13.79%) TOGAF
8 4 (13.79%) Service Management
8 4 (13.79%) Financial Institution
9 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (10.34%) Requirements Management
9 3 (10.34%) Banking
9 3 (10.34%) Project Management
9 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
9 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
9 3 (10.34%) SQL
9 3 (10.34%) Data Integration
9 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
9 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
9 3 (10.34%) Presales
10 2 (6.90%) System Testing
10 2 (6.90%) Reference Data
10 2 (6.90%) Data Quality

Technical 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 Technical 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 Technical Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) 3ds Max
1 1 (3.45%) Acrobat
1 1 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.45%) AutoCAD
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Office 365
2 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) Telepresence
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Ant
1 1 (3.45%) Firebug
1 1 (3.45%) JUnit
1 1 (3.45%) Maven
1 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Financial Institution
3 3 (10.34%) Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.45%) Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Ajax
1 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.45%) CSS
1 1 (3.45%) EJB
1 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
1 1 (3.45%) iBATIS
1 1 (3.45%) J2EE
1 1 (3.45%) JSP
1 1 (3.45%) Servlets
1 1 (3.45%) SOAP
1 1 (3.45%) Spring
1 1 (3.45%) Spring MVC
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
1 1 (3.45%) XHTML
1 1 (3.45%) XML
1 1 (3.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Data Integration
2 2 (6.90%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Solaris
1 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) Migration
3 10 (34.48%) Technical Architecture
4 9 (31.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (13.79%) Change Control
5 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (13.79%) Service Management
5 4 (13.79%) TOGAF
5 4 (13.79%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
6 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Presales
6 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) Requirements Management
6 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.90%) CRM
7 2 (6.90%) Data Architecture
7 2 (6.90%) System Testing
7 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Adobe
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco
2 1 (3.45%) Citrix
2 1 (3.45%) Infoblox
2 1 (3.45%) Juniper
2 1 (3.45%) Polycom