The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Graphic Design in IT contracts advertised for the 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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graphic Design
Rank 571 530 482
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -48
Contract jobs citing Graphic Design 51 88 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.100% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.53% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 63 66
Average daily rate £325 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £138 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £270 £370
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -27.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Average hourly rate £26.25 £28.69 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.50% -10.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.15 £28.69 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-64.62% -10.34%
Graphic Design
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16685 16562 16354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.56% 32.16% 32.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10984 10189 10134
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 533 629 719
Average hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.63% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -6.45%

Graphic Design
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Graphic Design Jobs Demand Trend in England

Graphic Design
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Graphic Design Daily Rate Trend in England

Graphic Design
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Graphic Design across the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Graphic Design Daily Rate Histogram in England

Graphic Design
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Graphic Design Hourly Rate Trend in England

Graphic Design
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Graphic Design across the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Graphic Design Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Graphic Design
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
London -38 32 £325 - 25
East of England +12 8 £360 +30.90% 2
Yorkshire -2 3 £363 +25.54% 4
West Midlands -9 3 £150 - 4
South East -27 3 £190 -5.00% 10
South West +2 1 £413 +26.92% 1
North West -11 1 £100 -63.63% 6
Graphic Design
UK

Graphic Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 58 (60.42%) Photoshop
2 51 (53.13%) User Experience
3 47 (48.96%) Adobe Illustrator
4 41 (42.71%) Adobe
5 40 (41.67%) HTML
6 30 (31.25%) CSS
7 22 (22.92%) Mobile App
8 21 (21.88%) Web Design
9 20 (20.83%) JavaScript
10 19 (19.79%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (18.75%) Marketing
11 18 (18.75%) Degree
12 17 (17.71%) jQuery
13 16 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
14 15 (15.63%) HTML5
14 15 (15.63%) Axure RP
14 15 (15.63%) Front End Development
14 15 (15.63%) Typography
14 15 (15.63%) Finance
15 13 (13.54%) MS Office
15 13 (13.54%) Web Development
15 13 (13.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 13 (13.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 12 (12.50%) CSS3
17 11 (11.46%) UX Design
17 11 (11.46%) Digital Media
17 11 (11.46%) Ajax
17 11 (11.46%) MS PowerPoint
17 11 (11.46%) Java
18 10 (10.42%) SharePoint

Graphic Design
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 10 (10.42%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.17%) WordPress
3 3 (3.13%) CMS
3 3 (3.13%) Node.js
3 3 (3.13%) SAS
4 1 (1.04%) Drupal
4 1 (1.04%) Joomla!
Applications
1 58 (60.42%) Photoshop
2 47 (48.96%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (13.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 13 (13.54%) MS Office
4 11 (11.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (10.42%) InDesign
6 9 (9.38%) OmniGraffle
7 8 (8.33%) MS Excel
8 5 (5.21%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (3.13%) CINEMA 4D
9 3 (3.13%) Fireworks
10 1 (1.04%) AutoCAD
10 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
10 1 (1.04%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 8 (8.33%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.25%) Yammer
3 3 (3.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.42%) Internet
2 8 (8.33%) Intranet
3 2 (2.08%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.13%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 15 (15.63%) Axure RP
2 8 (8.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 7 (7.29%) Git (software)
3 7 (7.29%) IntelliJ
3 7 (7.29%) Mercurial
3 7 (7.29%) WebStorm
4 4 (4.17%) Selenium
5 3 (3.13%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (3.13%) ERwin
5 3 (3.13%) Grunt
5 3 (3.13%) gulp
5 3 (3.13%) Jasmine
5 3 (3.13%) PhantomJS
General
1 18 (18.75%) Marketing
2 15 (15.63%) Finance
3 9 (9.38%) Multimedia
4 7 (7.29%) Banking
4 7 (7.29%) Publishing
5 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.04%) Advertising
6 1 (1.04%) Games
6 1 (1.04%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.04%) Legal
6 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (56.25%) Designer
2 25 (26.04%) Developer
3 13 (13.54%) Graphic Designer
4 11 (11.46%) UX Designer
4 11 (11.46%) Visual Designer
5 10 (10.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 9 (9.38%) Web Designer
7 8 (8.33%) Digital Designer
8 7 (7.29%) Consultant
9 6 (6.25%) User Experience Consultant
10 5 (5.21%) Author
10 5 (5.21%) HTML Developer
10 5 (5.21%) Technical Author
10 5 (5.21%) UI Designer
10 5 (5.21%) Web Developer
11 4 (4.17%) Intranet Developer
11 4 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
12 3 (3.13%) Junior
12 3 (3.13%) Junior Graphic Designer
12 3 (3.13%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (41.67%) HTML
2 30 (31.25%) CSS
3 17 (17.71%) jQuery
4 15 (15.63%) HTML5
5 13 (13.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 12 (12.50%) CSS3
7 11 (11.46%) Ajax
8 9 (9.38%) Flash
9 8 (8.33%) PhoneGap
9 8 (8.33%) REST
10 5 (5.21%) Sass
11 4 (4.17%) AngularJS
12 3 (3.13%) XML
13 2 (2.08%) Apache Flex
13 2 (2.08%) WAP
13 2 (2.08%) WPF
13 2 (2.08%) XHTML
14 1 (1.04%) .NET
14 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 51 (53.13%) User Experience
2 22 (22.92%) Mobile App
3 11 (11.46%) Digital Media
4 9 (9.38%) Social Media
5 8 (8.33%) Psychology
6 6 (6.25%) Wiki
7 4 (4.17%) Animation
8 3 (3.13%) RIA
8 3 (3.13%) W3C
9 2 (2.08%) e-Learning
9 2 (2.08%) iPhone
9 2 (2.08%) Motion Graphics
10 1 (1.04%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (1.04%) Credit Risk
10 1 (1.04%) Photography
10 1 (1.04%) Statistics
10 1 (1.04%) Taxonomies
10 1 (1.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.21%) Android
2 4 (4.17%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.04%) Windows
3 1 (1.04%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.88%) Web Design
2 19 (19.79%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 15 (15.63%) Front End Development
4 15 (15.63%) Typography
5 13 (13.54%) Web Development
6 11 (11.46%) UX Design
7 10 (10.42%) Project Management
7 10 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
9 6 (6.25%) Usability Testing
10 5 (5.21%) Content Management
11 4 (4.17%) Content Development
11 4 (4.17%) E-Commerce
11 4 (4.17%) Functional Testing
12 3 (3.13%) Data Modelling
12 3 (3.13%) ETL
12 3 (3.13%) Mobile Application Development
12 3 (3.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (20.83%) JavaScript
2 11 (11.46%) Java
3 7 (7.29%) Dart
3 7 (7.29%) ECMAScript
3 7 (7.29%) TypeScript
4 4 (4.17%) PHP
4 4 (4.17%) SQL
5 3 (3.13%) VBA
6 2 (2.08%) ActionScript
6 2 (2.08%) ActionScript 3.0
6 2 (2.08%) Apple Swift
6 2 (2.08%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.08%) XAML
Qualifications
1 18 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.04%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) QA
Vendors
1 41 (42.71%) Adobe
2 10 (10.42%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.13%) CA
3 3 (3.13%) Informatica
3 3 (3.13%) Oracle
4 1 (1.04%) Coremetrics
4 1 (1.04%) Quark
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