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 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Designer
Rank - 141 143
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Designer 0 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.25% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.26% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £438 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £438 £459
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -4.73%
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 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
2655 3063 3146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.03% 95.84% 96.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1745 2070 2023
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £248 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 154 230
Median hourly rate £20.13 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.91 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.75 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 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 West region featuring Senior Designer in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
1 3 (50.00%) Wiki
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) CentOS
1 3 (50.00%) Perl
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) Solaris
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) RHCE
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (50.00%) LAMP
1 3 (50.00%) Samba
2 2 (33.33%) IPsec
2 2 (33.33%) LTE
2 2 (33.33%) 4G
2 2 (33.33%) IPv6
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (16.67%) RUP

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) 4G
2 2 (33.33%) IPsec
2 2 (33.33%) IPv6
2 2 (33.33%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Wiki
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) CentOS
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) RUP
3 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) RHCE
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat