The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Lead Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Designer
England / South East
Rank 225 244 268
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Designer 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.027% 0.023% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.024% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £416 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £401 £463
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -13.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6992 8201 9076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.56% 94.46% 94.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4073 4985 4859
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 362 393 429
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.11 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Lead Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Lead Designer in the job title.

Lead Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Lead Designer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Lead Designer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Lead Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Lead Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Lead Designer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Designer within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
Berkshire - 2 - -
Lead Designer
England

Lead Designer Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Lead 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 South East region featuring Lead Designer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Mashery
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) TIBCO
1 2 (66.67%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) French Language
2 1 (33.33%) German Language
2 1 (33.33%) Italian Language
2 1 (33.33%) Spanish Language
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Modernizr
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5

Lead Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) BusinessWorks
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) French Language
2 1 (33.33%) German Language
2 1 (33.33%) Italian Language
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) Modernizr
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Mashery
1 2 (66.67%) TIBCO