The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 30 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 South East 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Designer
Rank 231 226 235
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Designer 11 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.047% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.051% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 8
Average daily rate
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£450 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £289 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £465 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £415
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8449 7860 9074
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.79% 92.72% 91.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4615 4107 4138
Average daily rate £350 £355 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 399 529 640
Average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Senior Designer
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Senior Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 30 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Designer within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 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
East Sussex - 4 - -
Hampshire -7 3 £450 +38.46%
Berkshire - 3 £350 -
Surrey - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
Senior Designer
England

Senior Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 11 (57.89%) Adobe
2 6 (31.58%) Axure RP
2 6 (31.58%) Scrum
2 6 (31.58%) HTML
2 6 (31.58%) CSS
3 4 (21.05%) Automotive
3 4 (21.05%) Games
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Retail
3 4 (21.05%) Web Analytics
3 4 (21.05%) HTML5
3 4 (21.05%) Visualisation
3 4 (21.05%) Android
3 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
3 4 (21.05%) CSS3
3 4 (21.05%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 4 (21.05%) Appcelerator
3 4 (21.05%) Analytics
3 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
4 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
4 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
4 3 (15.79%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (15.79%) Photoshop
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.53%) X.400
5 2 (10.53%) X.500
5 2 (10.53%) User Experience Design
5 2 (10.53%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (5.26%) Time Management
6 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing

Senior Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.26%) ATG Dynamo
1 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.26%) IIS
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (15.79%) Photoshop
2 2 (10.53%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.26%) Acrobat
3 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) X.400
1 2 (10.53%) X.500
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) SMTP
2 1 (5.26%) FTP
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Axure RP
2 4 (21.05%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (5.26%) JUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (21.05%) Automotive
1 4 (21.05%) Games
1 4 (21.05%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Military
2 1 (5.26%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) HTML
1 6 (31.58%) CSS
2 4 (21.05%) HTML5
2 4 (21.05%) CSS3
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (5.26%) Middleware
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) J2EE
3 1 (5.26%) Servlets
3 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Visualisation
1 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.26%) FMCG
2 1 (5.26%) IPTV
2 1 (5.26%) Graphic Design
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Android
1 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Scrum
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) Web Analytics
2 4 (21.05%) Analytics
3 2 (10.53%) User Experience Design
4 1 (5.26%) Time Management
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) CAD
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.26%) SOA
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Adobe
2 4 (21.05%) Appcelerator
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Clearswift
4 1 (5.26%) ATG
4 1 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) JBoss