Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Digital Designer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 17 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.

Senior Digital Designer
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 832 848 851
Rank change year-on-year +16 +3 -47
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Digital Designer 14 16 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.015% 0.016% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.017% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 15
England median daily rate £500 £526 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.85% +52.32% -13.75%
10th Percentile £355 £313 £213
90th Percentile £620 £700 £395
UK median daily rate £500 £526 £345
% change year-on-year -4.85% +52.32% -13.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89579 93247 99778
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.76% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 59679 61380 64531
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2656 3007 3839
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.38 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.77% +2.20% +8.97%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.75 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Senior Digital Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Senior Digital Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Digital Designer in England

Senior Digital Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Senior Digital Designer in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Digital Designer in England

Senior Digital Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Digital Designer in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Digital Designer in England

Senior Digital Designer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Digital Designer within the England region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -5 10 £500 -2.91% 1
Midlands +25 2 £375 -42.31%
West Midlands +20 2 £375 -42.31%
North of England - 2 £620 - 1
North East - 2 £620 -
Senior Digital Designer
UK

Senior Digital Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Senior Digital 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 England region featuring Senior Digital Designer in the job title.

1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) User Experience
3 6 (42.86%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) Service Design
5 4 (28.57%) Prototyping
5 4 (28.57%) Collaborative Working
5 4 (28.57%) Analytics
5 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) Usability Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Rapid Prototyping
6 3 (21.43%) Photoshop
6 3 (21.43%) Marketing
7 2 (14.29%) Material Design
7 2 (14.29%) Wireframes
7 2 (14.29%) InVision
7 2 (14.29%) Ethnography
7 2 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (14.29%) Line Management
7 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
7 2 (14.29%) Financial Institution
7 2 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (14.29%) CSS
7 2 (14.29%) Adobe
7 2 (14.29%) Legal
7 2 (14.29%) Advertising
7 2 (14.29%) Publishing
7 2 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (14.29%) HTML
7 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement

Senior Digital Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 1 (7.14%) Marvel
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Photoshop
2 2 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (14.29%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Axure RP
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
3 2 (14.29%) Advertising
3 2 (14.29%) Financial Institution
3 2 (14.29%) Legal
3 2 (14.29%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) CSS
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) User Experience
2 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) Animation
3 1 (7.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Android
1 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Service Design
3 4 (28.57%) Analytics
3 4 (28.57%) Collaborative Working
3 4 (28.57%) Prototyping
3 4 (28.57%) Usability Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (14.29%) Ethnography
5 2 (14.29%) Human Factors
5 2 (14.29%) Line Management
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (14.29%) Wireframes
6 1 (7.14%) Copywriting
6 1 (7.14%) Iconography
6 1 (7.14%) SEO
6 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) UX Design
6 1 (7.14%) Web Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Adobe