The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands 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 4 August 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Designer
Rank 107 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Designer 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£345 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2251 2240 1826
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.52% 90.98% 91.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1347 1145 901
Average daily rate £370 £338 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.62% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 183 131
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £8.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £36.00 £36.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Senior Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Designer
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Designer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Designer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Senior Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Senior Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Designer
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
Birmingham - 6 £335 -
Solihull - 1 £400 - 1
Senior Designer
England

Senior Designer
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 6 (75.00%) User Experience
2 4 (50.00%) Analytics
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Content Management
3 2 (25.00%) Line Management
3 2 (25.00%) Publishing
3 2 (25.00%) Web Design
3 2 (25.00%) Social Media
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Graphic Design
4 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Adobe
4 1 (12.50%) Intranet
4 1 (12.50%) Back Office
4 1 (12.50%) Legal

Senior Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
General
1 2 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Back Office
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) Social Media
3 1 (12.50%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Content Management
1 4 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Line Management
2 2 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £400 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago