The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Graphic Design in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Graphic Design over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graphic Design
Rank 115 116 125
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing Graphic Design 14 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.50% 0.34% 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.87% 1.24% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 0
Average daily rate
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£133 £373 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-64.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £356 £300
% change year-on-year
-24.21% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £32.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.30%
Graphic Design
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
749 723 618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.00% 27.20% 24.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 340 224
Average daily rate £400 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 35 30
Average hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.39 £10.00 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £29.90 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £22.66
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -0.70%

Graphic Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Graphic Design across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Graphic Design Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Graphic Design
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Graphic Design across the Berkshire region.

Graphic Design Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Graphic Design
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Graphic Design across the Berkshire region.

Graphic Design Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Graphic Design
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Graphic Design within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +3 6 £133 -66.87%
Maidenhead - 3 - - 1
Slough - 3 - -
Graphic Design
South East

Graphic Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Graphic Design also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Graphic Design.

1 17 (80.95%) Photoshop
2 14 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 12 (57.14%) CSS
3 12 (57.14%) HTML
4 11 (52.38%) Marketing
4 11 (52.38%) User Experience
5 9 (42.86%) Information Architecture
6 8 (38.10%) Axure RP
6 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
6 8 (38.10%) Dreamweaver
6 8 (38.10%) Retail
6 8 (38.10%) Multimedia
6 8 (38.10%) Photography
7 6 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (23.81%) Interactive Media
8 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
8 5 (23.81%) Visualisation
9 4 (19.05%) Web Development
9 4 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (19.05%) OmniGraffle
9 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (19.05%) Games
9 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
9 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
9 4 (19.05%) PHP
9 4 (19.05%) .NET
9 4 (19.05%) MS Visio
10 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
10 2 (9.52%) QlikView
10 2 (9.52%) Data Structures

Graphic Design
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Graphic Design also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Graphic Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 17 (80.95%) Photoshop
2 6 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (19.05%) OmniGraffle
3 4 (19.05%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Dreamweaver
1 8 (38.10%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (52.38%) Marketing
2 8 (38.10%) Retail
2 8 (38.10%) Multimedia
3 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
3 5 (23.81%) Interactive Media
4 4 (19.05%) Games
5 1 (4.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Designer
2 7 (33.33%) Web Designer
3 5 (23.81%) Architect
3 5 (23.81%) User Experience Architect
4 4 (19.05%) UX Designer
5 3 (14.29%) Developer
6 2 (9.52%) QlikView Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Digital Designer
7 1 (4.76%) Graphic Designer
7 1 (4.76%) Photoshop Designer
7 1 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) HTML
1 12 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (19.05%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) User Experience
2 8 (38.10%) Photography
3 5 (23.81%) Visualisation
4 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
5 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
6 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Android
1 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 9 (42.86%) Information Architecture
3 4 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (19.05%) Web Development
4 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) Web Design
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Business Transformation
5 1 (4.76%) Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) Line Management
5 1 (4.76%) System Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
2 4 (19.05%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft