The first table below looks at the demand for the Creative Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Creative Designer in their job title 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 Job Titles advertised for the Cheshire 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
Creative Designer
Rank 74 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Creative Designer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.12% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 - £175
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.00
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
763 672 635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 90.83% 91.06% 91.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 319 310
Average daily rate £376 £350 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.28% -0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 45 27
Average hourly rate £31.53 £19.75 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.63% -31.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Creative Designer
North West

Creative Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Creative Designer in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Creative Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Creative Designer
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Creative Designer in their job title 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 with Creative Designer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media

Creative Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Creative Designer in their job title 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 with Creative Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SEO