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 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Designer
England / South East
Rank 221 251 263
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Designer 18 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.14% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.15% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 3
Median daily rate £450 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £20.00

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
7170 8265 8983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.68% 94.47% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4175 5039 4802
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 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 386 422
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.27 £11.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 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
Buckinghamshire +8 9 - -
Berkshire +24 4 £375 - 2
Surrey +16 2 £500 - 1
Kent - 1 £225 -
Senior Designer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 18 (64.29%) User Experience
2 12 (42.86%) Wireframes
3 9 (32.14%) Mobile App
4 7 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 7 (25.00%) Android
4 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.00%) Scrum
5 6 (21.43%) Finance
5 6 (21.43%) Android Development
5 6 (21.43%) iOS Development
5 6 (21.43%) Exploratory Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Banking
7 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 4 (14.29%) Electronics
7 4 (14.29%) Degree
7 4 (14.29%) iPhone
7 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
7 4 (14.29%) Validation
7 4 (14.29%) Firmware
7 4 (14.29%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (14.29%) iPad
7 4 (14.29%) Feasibility Study
8 3 (10.71%) Agile Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Axure RP
8 3 (10.71%) Spanish Language
9 2 (7.14%) Usability Testing
9 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
9 2 (7.14%) Business Development
9 2 (7.14%) Photoshop
9 2 (7.14%) Re-Platforming

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:

Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (7.14%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (7.14%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (3.57%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Axure RP
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Banking
3 4 (14.29%) Electronics
3 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 3 (10.71%) Spanish Language
5 1 (3.57%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 18 (64.29%) User Experience
2 9 (32.14%) Mobile App
3 4 (14.29%) iPad
3 4 (14.29%) iPhone
3 4 (14.29%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Animation
4 1 (3.57%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Android
1 7 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Wireframes
2 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Scrum
3 6 (21.43%) Android Development
3 6 (21.43%) Exploratory Testing
3 6 (21.43%) iOS Development
4 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 4 (14.29%) Feasibility Study
4 4 (14.29%) Validation
5 3 (10.71%) Agile Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Business Development
6 2 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (7.14%) Re-Platforming
6 2 (7.14%) Typography
6 2 (7.14%) Usability Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
7 1 (3.57%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (3.57%) Project Management
7 1 (3.57%) Psychology
7 1 (3.57%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) HNC
2 1 (3.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Adobe
1 1 (3.57%) ClickTale
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.57%) SAP