The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Graphic Design in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Graphic Design over the 3 months to 17 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 Cambridgeshire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graphic Design
Rank 68 52 65
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +13
Contract jobs citing Graphic Design 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.28% 0.67% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.53% 2.82% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £310 £243
% change year-on-year
+18.14% +27.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £28.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £28.75 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+11.30% +38.55%
Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
131 142 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.30% 23.75% 21.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 46 85
Average daily rate £346 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £170 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 25
Average hourly rate £26.75 £40.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.12% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.45 £45.00 £48.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
Graphic Design
East of England

Graphic Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Graphic Design Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Graphic Design
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Graphic Design Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Graphic Design
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Graphic Design Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Graphic Design
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 17 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.

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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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Average Daily Rate
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Graphic Design
East of England

Graphic Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 5 (83.33%) Photoshop
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 3 (50.00%) Information Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) iRise
4 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (16.67%) InDesign
5 1 (16.67%) Web Design
5 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (16.67%) Content Management
5 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (16.67%) Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) Flash
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) Adobe
5 1 (16.67%) Intranet
5 1 (16.67%) Extranet
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) SEO
5 1 (16.67%) Publishing
5 1 (16.67%) CMS
5 1 (16.67%) ActionScript
5 1 (16.67%) Animation
5 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
5 1 (16.67%) CSS3
5 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design

Graphic Design
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (16.67%) InDesign
3 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
1 1 (16.67%) Extranet
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Designer
2 3 (50.00%) User Experience Designer
3 2 (33.33%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Graphic Designer
4 1 (16.67%) Author
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Author
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) Flash
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
1 3 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
2 1 (16.67%) SEO
2 1 (16.67%) Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) ActionScript
2 1 (16.67%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) iRise
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe