Period
to 17 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Designer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 17 December 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 Designer
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 85 92
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Designer 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.24% 0.088% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.093% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Glasgow median daily rate £388 £388 -
Scotland median daily rate £375 £381 £450
% change year-on-year -1.64% -15.28% +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 1211 1074 1565
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.96% 95.04% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 668 545 823
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £240 £191 £208
90th Percentile £500 £475 £475
Scotland median daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +6.90% -2.03% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 29 20
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £15.89 £29.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.87% -45.87% +77.91%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £34.80 £44.75 £56.88
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £17.32 £20.75
% change year-on-year +15.47% -16.53% +18.57%

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 Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, Senior 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 Glasgow region featuring Senior Designer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Publishing
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile First
1 2 (66.67%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (33.33%) GDPR
2 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) WCAG
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) E-business
2 1 (33.33%) SEO

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (33.33%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile First
1 2 (66.67%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) E-business
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (33.33%) GDPR
1 1 (33.33%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle