Period
to 20 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Designer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 20 July 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 192 174
Rank change year-on-year +16 -18 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Designer 2 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.045% 0.30% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.32% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 19 4
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £425 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +26.87% -
England median daily rate £433 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -3.89% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £37.50 - £20.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4182 5706 4839
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 94.72% 95.24% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2625 3327 2833
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £225 £225 £210
90th Percentile £538 £538 £519
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 178 322
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.88 £15.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.18 £10.50
90th Percentile £43.18 £38.75 £38.75
England median hourly rate £18.46 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.84% +8.57% +2.94%

Senior Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Designer in the West Midlands

Senior Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Designer in the West Midlands

Senior Designer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Designer 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Designer within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Birmingham +12 2 £375 +15.38%
Senior Designer
England

Senior Designer Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 West Midlands region featuring Senior Designer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Web Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) SEO

Senior Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (50.00%) Internet
General
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) Web Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
PBIT Consultants Limited
Rate: Up to £400 per day
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