Period
to 22 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Designer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

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 Designer
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 90 96
Rank change year-on-year -24 +6 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Designer 7 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.40% 0.47% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.49% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Glasgow median daily rate £388 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +9.68% -13.89%
10th Percentile £234 £328 £369
90th Percentile £488 £455 £406
Scotland median daily rate £400 £425 £450
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Contract vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1,689 1,225 1,230
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.97% 95.33% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 985 651 697
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -3.45%
10th Percentile £261 £235 £213
90th Percentile £538 £488 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 23 15
Glasgow median hourly rate £16.68 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.69% +25.00% -48.98%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.60 £9.55
90th Percentile £35.75 £195.00 £36.25
Scotland median hourly rate £16.25 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -35.00% +25.00% +5.26%

Senior Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Designer in Glasgow

Senior Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Designer in Glasgow

Senior Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Designer in Glasgow over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Designer in Glasgow

Senior Designer Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, Senior Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region featuring Senior Designer in the job title.

1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) WCAG
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Web Accessibility
1 2 (28.57%) E-Discovery
1 2 (28.57%) Data Governance
1 2 (28.57%) Analytics
1 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
2 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
2 1 (14.29%) Flinto
2 1 (14.29%) InVision
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Customer Insight
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing

Senior Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Flinto
1 1 (14.29%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Analytics
1 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (28.57%) Data Governance
1 2 (28.57%) E-Discovery
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (28.57%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (14.29%) Customer Insight
2 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe