The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Designer
Rank 399 394 394
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Designer 2 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.008% 0.054% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.058% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 12
Average daily rate
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£505 £450 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.22% +21.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.00
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21865 22414 24437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.73% 92.46% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 15013 15255 15840
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 £265 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 472 647
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 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Technical Designer
England

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
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 24 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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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 2 £505 +17.44% 1
Technical Designer
England

Technical Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 6 (46.15%) XML
2 4 (30.77%) SOA
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Back Office
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) XML Messaging
3 3 (23.08%) WF
3 3 (23.08%) Workflow
3 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) SAP
4 2 (15.38%) OLAP
4 2 (15.38%) ETL
4 2 (15.38%) SAS
4 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
4 2 (15.38%) XSLT
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Information Management
4 2 (15.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (7.69%) Information Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (7.69%) Change Control
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (7.69%) WCF

Technical Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) SAS
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.69%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) OLAP
1 2 (15.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 4 (30.77%) Back Office
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) XML
2 4 (30.77%) XML Messaging
3 3 (23.08%) WF
3 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 2 (15.38%) XSLT
5 1 (7.69%) WCF
5 1 (7.69%) XSD
5 1 (7.69%) Flash
5 1 (7.69%) XHTML
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) SOAP
5 1 (7.69%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) SOA
2 3 (23.08%) Workflow
3 2 (15.38%) ETL
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Information Management
4 1 (7.69%) Information Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
4 1 (7.69%) User Experience Design
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) PHP
1 1 (7.69%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.69%) TIBCO
3 1 (7.69%) JBoss