The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Berkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graphic Design
Rank 118 - 134
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Graphic Design 11 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.39% - 0.064%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.92% - 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £300 £243
% change year-on-year
+23.33% +23.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £28.75 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+11.30% +38.55%
Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
572 439 581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.04% 17.86% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 162 278
Average daily rate £375 £355 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.78% +2.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 33 25
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £13.09 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.30 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Graphic Design
South East

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 2 £370 -
Newbury - 1 £375 -
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Slough - - - -
Graphic Design
South East

Graphic Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 9 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 7 (38.89%) MS Visio
3 6 (33.33%) Usability Testing
3 6 (33.33%) User Experience Design
3 6 (33.33%) OmniGraffle
3 6 (33.33%) Axure RP
3 6 (33.33%) HTML
3 6 (33.33%) CSS
4 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
4 5 (27.78%) Mobile App
4 5 (27.78%) Marketing
4 5 (27.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 4 (22.22%) Degree
5 4 (22.22%) MS Office
6 3 (16.67%) PHP
7 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
7 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 2 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (11.11%) Web Design
7 2 (11.11%) Content Management
7 2 (11.11%) Web Development
7 2 (11.11%) jQuery
7 2 (11.11%) Data Entry
7 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
8 1 (5.56%) Xbox
8 1 (5.56%) Information Architecture
8 1 (5.56%) HTML5
8 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement

Graphic Design
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 7 (38.89%) MS Visio
3 6 (33.33%) OmniGraffle
4 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
5 4 (22.22%) MS Office
6 2 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (5.56%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Axure RP
2 5 (27.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (5.56%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) Ant
General
1 5 (27.78%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Designer
2 7 (38.89%) User Experience Designer
3 4 (22.22%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Coordinator
4 2 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 2 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) PMO Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Web Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Graphic Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) HTML
1 6 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (5.56%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) XSLT
3 1 (5.56%) Flash
3 1 (5.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.56%) Xbox
3 1 (5.56%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Usability Testing
1 6 (33.33%) User Experience Design
2 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 2 (11.11%) Web Design
2 2 (11.11%) Content Management
2 2 (11.11%) Web Development
2 2 (11.11%) Data Entry
3 1 (5.56%) Information Architecture
3 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (5.56%) Interactive Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 3 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe
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