The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Designer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Junior Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Designer
Rank 634 630 616
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Designer 10 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.020% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.021% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 6
Average daily rate £160 £125 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £125 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £274 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £163 - £310
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53023 52764 51440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.92% 94.73% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 34537 31962 31273
Average daily rate £425 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £553 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1533 2112 2096
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

Junior Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Junior Designer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Junior Designer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Junior Designer within the UK.

Junior Designer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Junior Designer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junior Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Junior Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Junior Designer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Junior Designer within the UK.

Junior Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Junior Designer
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
England -22 10 £160 +28.00% 12
London -2 5 £160 +28.00% 6
Berkshire +1 2 £125 -
South East -4 2 £125 - 2
Bracknell - 2 £125 -
North West -8 1 - - 1
Manchester -9 1 - -
Oldham - 1 - -
Watford - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £200 -
East of England - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £200 -
North East - 1 £200 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

Junior Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Junior 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 Junior Designer in their job title.

1 9 (45.00%) Photoshop
2 7 (35.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (35.00%) User Experience
3 6 (30.00%) HTML
4 5 (25.00%) CSS
4 5 (25.00%) Adobe
5 4 (20.00%) Marketing
6 3 (15.00%) Web Development
6 3 (15.00%) Axure RP
6 3 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (15.00%) Web Design
6 3 (15.00%) Graphic Design
7 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.00%) Retail
7 2 (10.00%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (10.00%) Usability Testing
7 2 (10.00%) WordPress
7 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
7 2 (10.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (10.00%) Degree
7 2 (10.00%) Motion Graphics
8 1 (5.00%) Eloqua
8 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
8 1 (5.00%) BigMachines
8 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
8 1 (5.00%) Analytics
8 1 (5.00%) Typography
8 1 (5.00%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
8 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
8 1 (5.00%) CRM

Junior Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Junior 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 Junior Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) WordPress
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Photoshop
2 7 (35.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (10.00%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (5.00%) 3ds Max
4 1 (5.00%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (5.00%) InDesign
4 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) BigMachines
1 1 (5.00%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Axure RP
2 2 (10.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (5.00%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) HTML
2 5 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) Mason
3 1 (5.00%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) User Experience
2 3 (15.00%) Graphic Design
3 2 (10.00%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (5.00%) Photography
4 1 (5.00%) Psychology
4 1 (5.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (15.00%) Web Design
1 3 (15.00%) Web Development
2 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (10.00%) Usability Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Analytics
3 1 (5.00%) CRM
3 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (5.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (5.00%) Project Management
3 1 (5.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (5.00%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
3 1 (5.00%) SEO
3 1 (5.00%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Apex Code
1 1 (5.00%) C
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (5.00%) Google
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.00%) Siebel
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