The median contractor rate for a Senior Designer was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Designer
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 95 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Designer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.075% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £413 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £463 £450
% change year-on-year -13.51% +2.77%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 West Yorkshire. 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 Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1292 1827 1693
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 96.71% 96.16% 95.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 843 1232 1070
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 69 86
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.09 £8.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £23.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Senior Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire that featured Senior Designer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Designer in West Yorkshire

Senior Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Designer in West Yorkshire

Senior Designer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 1 £413 -
Senior Designer
Yorkshire

Senior Designer Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Yorkshire region featuring Senior Designer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (50.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Competitor Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Taxonomies
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design

Senior Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (50.00%) Competitor Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Google