The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Senior Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Designer
England / South West
Rank 131 137 141
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Designer 2 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.077% 0.23% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.24% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £431 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £438 £463
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2463 2863 2960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.43% 95.69% 96.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1607 1950 1892
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 160 196
Median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.88 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Senior Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Senior Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Senior Designer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Senior Designer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Senior Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Senior Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Senior Designer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
Bristol -5 2 - -
Senior Designer
England

Senior Designer Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 West region featuring Senior Designer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Typography
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) RUP
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) SMS
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms

Senior Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) RUP
2 1 (33.33%) Typography
2 1 (33.33%) UML