The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Senior Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Designer
Rank 233 260 259
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Designer 13 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 8
Median daily rate £400 £488 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% +6.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £363 £434
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £449
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £26.77 -
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 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
7257 9046 9406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.63% 94.80% 94.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4229 5231 5158
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £260 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 415 513 517
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.66 £47.50 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

Senior Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Senior Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior 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 Senior Designer across the South East region.

Senior Designer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Senior Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Designer across the South East region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Senior Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Senior 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 Senior Designer across the South East region.

Senior Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Senior 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 Senior Designer within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +11 4 £438 -10.25% 1
East Sussex +10 4 £400 +6.66%
Kent - 1 £225 -
Senior Designer
England

Senior Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Senior 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 Senior Designer in the job title.

1 9 (52.94%) User Experience
2 7 (41.18%) Wireframes
3 4 (23.53%) Feasibility Study
3 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
3 4 (23.53%) Electronics
3 4 (23.53%) Degree
3 4 (23.53%) Firmware
3 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
3 4 (23.53%) Validation
4 3 (17.65%) HTML
5 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.76%) CMS
5 2 (11.76%) CSS
5 2 (11.76%) Animation
5 2 (11.76%) Usability Testing
5 2 (11.76%) SEO
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) Prototyping
5 2 (11.76%) Re-Platforming
5 2 (11.76%) Typography
6 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (5.88%) Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) Workflow
6 1 (5.88%) FMCG
6 1 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (5.88%) HTML5
6 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
6 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
6 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator

Senior 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP QM
General
1 4 (23.53%) Electronics
1 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) User Experience
2 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
3 2 (11.76%) Animation
4 1 (5.88%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Wireframes
2 4 (23.53%) Feasibility Study
2 4 (23.53%) Validation
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.76%) Prototyping
3 2 (11.76%) Re-Platforming
3 2 (11.76%) SEO
3 2 (11.76%) Typography
3 2 (11.76%) Usability Testing
4 1 (5.88%) B2B
4 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.88%) SAP