The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Graphic Design in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Graphic Design over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graphic Design
Rank 128 117 125
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing Graphic Design 7 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.25% 0.37% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.01% 1.37% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £200 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £285
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +14.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £32.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-11.72% +116.66%
Graphic Design
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
695 655 663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.94% 27.25% 24.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 315 319
Average daily rate £388 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £134 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 93 88
Average hourly rate £17.50 £32.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% +38.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.95 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.48 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

Graphic Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Graphic Design Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Graphic Design
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Graphic Design Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Graphic Design
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Graphic Design Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Graphic Design
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 29 December 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
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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
Bedfordshire -12 1 £338 -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Graphic Design
England

Graphic Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 15 (88.24%) Photoshop
2 14 (82.35%) Web Design
3 13 (76.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (76.47%) CSS
3 13 (76.47%) HTML
3 13 (76.47%) User Experience
4 12 (70.59%) Web Development
5 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
5 11 (64.71%) Flash
5 11 (64.71%) Adobe After Effects
6 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (47.06%) Web Accessibility
8 6 (35.29%) Scrum
9 4 (23.53%) Multimedia
9 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
9 4 (23.53%) Degree
9 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
9 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
10 3 (17.65%) Digital Media
10 3 (17.65%) jQuery
10 3 (17.65%) Finance
11 2 (11.76%) Advertising
11 2 (11.76%) Publishing
11 2 (11.76%) CMS
11 2 (11.76%) Content Management
11 2 (11.76%) Retail
11 2 (11.76%) MySQL
11 2 (11.76%) W3C
11 2 (11.76%) SEO
11 2 (11.76%) Workflow

Graphic Design
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (11.76%) CMS
1 2 (11.76%) WordPress
1 2 (11.76%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (88.24%) Photoshop
2 13 (76.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (64.71%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Shopify
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
General
1 4 (23.53%) Multimedia
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
3 2 (11.76%) Advertising
3 2 (11.76%) Publishing
3 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 2 (11.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Designer
2 7 (41.18%) Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Web Designer
4 4 (23.53%) Web Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Photoshop Designer
5 3 (17.65%) Creative Designer
5 3 (17.65%) Creative Web Designer
6 2 (11.76%) Digital Designer
6 2 (11.76%) CSS Developer
6 2 (11.76%) UI Programmer
6 2 (11.76%) WordPress Developer
6 2 (11.76%) HTML Developer
6 2 (11.76%) UX Designer
6 2 (11.76%) UI Designer
6 2 (11.76%) UI Developer
7 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) CSS
1 13 (76.47%) HTML
2 11 (64.71%) Flash
3 3 (17.65%) jQuery
4 2 (11.76%) HTML5
4 2 (11.76%) CSS3
5 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
5 1 (5.88%) Sass
5 1 (5.88%) LESS
5 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.88%) OOCSS
5 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.88%) .NET
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.88%) Ajax
5 1 (5.88%) BREW
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) User Experience
2 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
3 3 (17.65%) Digital Media
4 2 (11.76%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Web Design
2 12 (70.59%) Web Development
3 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (47.06%) Web Accessibility
5 6 (35.29%) Scrum
6 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
6 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
7 2 (11.76%) Progressive Enhancement
7 2 (11.76%) Graceful Degradation
7 2 (11.76%) SEO
7 2 (11.76%) Workflow
7 2 (11.76%) CRM
7 2 (11.76%) Content Management
8 1 (5.88%) MVC
8 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Sitecore
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe