The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Graphic Design in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Graphic Design over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graphic Design
Rank 57 53 40
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Contract jobs citing Graphic Design 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.20% 0.42% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.93% 1.43% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£225 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £313 £275
% change year-on-year
+10.40% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £81.75 £9.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+808.33% -62.10%
Graphic Design
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
108 140 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.30% 29.29% 33.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 82 55
Average daily rate £340 £376 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.45% +11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £163 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 25 19
Average hourly rate £26.25 £27.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £21.00 £12.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.70 £60.00 £45.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.66 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-6.38% +5.00%

Graphic Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Graphic Design Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Graphic Design
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Graphic Design Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Graphic Design
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Graphic Design Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Graphic Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Dart
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) ECMAScript
2 1 (50.00%) IntelliJ
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Tridion
2 1 (50.00%) Fireworks
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Photography
2 1 (50.00%) Joomla!
2 1 (50.00%) Copywriting
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) UX Design
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5

Graphic Design
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (50.00%) Joomla!
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (50.00%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (50.00%) WebStorm
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Creative Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) PhoneGap
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Photography
2 1 (50.00%) Copywriting
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) SEO
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) UX Design
1 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) ECMAScript
1 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
1 1 (50.00%) Dart
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Google