Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Designer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Designer
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 39 44
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5 -
Contract jobs requiring a Designer 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 1.40% 0.63% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 0.66% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Canary Wharf median daily rate £350 £469 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.33% +57.56% -
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £350 £469 £298
% change year-on-year -25.33% +57.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies in Canary Wharf with a recognized job title 278 302 366
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.54% 95.87% 98.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 213 261
Canary Wharf median daily rate £508 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.78% -10.00% +16.28%
10th Percentile £263 £304 £288
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £515 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +14.44% -10.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £16.85 £11.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.52% -58.18% +52.78%
10th Percentile £15.00 £10.65 £22.50
90th Percentile £123.74 £11.95 £36.33
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £16.85 £11.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +46.52% -58.18% +52.78%

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings that featured Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Canary Wharf

Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Designer in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for Designer in Canary Wharf

Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Designer in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Designer in Canary Wharf

Designer Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Canary Wharf region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
1 4 (100.00%) Wireframes
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Online Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Axure RP
3 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Fintech

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Online Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation