Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Designer was £395 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire 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 Designer
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 197 215
Rank change year-on-year +25 +18 -37
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Designer 12 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.27% 0.33% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.34% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 6
Yorkshire median daily rate £395 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.71% +16.67% +36.36%
10th Percentile £363 £343 £325
90th Percentile £438 £499 £523
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £16.00 £26.77
% change year-on-year - -40.23% -10.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4259 5280 5907
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.69% 96.12% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2825 3400 3946
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £220 £250 £250
90th Percentile £545 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 202 318
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £13.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.43% +3.34% +0.35%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.27 £9.00
90th Percentile £35.45 £29.43 £28.83
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.38 £17.98
% change year-on-year +1.77% +2.20% +8.97%

Senior Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Designer in Yorkshire

Senior Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Designer in Yorkshire

Senior Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Designer in Yorkshire

Senior Designer
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire +21 8 £386 +10.36% 1
North Yorkshire +6 1 £375 - 1
Senior Designer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Yorkshire region featuring Senior Designer in the job title.

1 10 (83.33%) User Experience
2 6 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 4 (33.33%) Wireframes
5 3 (25.00%) Axure RP
5 3 (25.00%) Usability Testing
5 3 (25.00%) UX Design
6 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (16.67%) System Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) C
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) ETL
6 2 (16.67%) IBM
6 2 (16.67%) Adobe
6 2 (16.67%) DataStage
6 2 (16.67%) Product Management
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
6 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Analytics

Senior Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (8.33%) InVision
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (8.33%) OmniGraffle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (16.67%) DataStage
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) CSS
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 4 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 4 (33.33%) Wireframes
3 3 (25.00%) Usability Testing
3 3 (25.00%) UX Design
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) ETL
4 2 (16.67%) ETL Development
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Product Management
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) SFIA
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) System Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (8.33%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) C
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Adobe
1 2 (16.67%) IBM
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle