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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graphic Design
Rank 487 499 455
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -44
Contract jobs citing Graphic Design 99 72 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 0.46% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 31 50
Average daily rate
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£318 £285 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.40% -7.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £370 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £285 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.45% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 4
Average hourly rate £22.60 £18.00 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.55% -15.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.73 £9.00 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.47 £27.70 £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £81.85 £9.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+809.38% -64.00%
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
15918 15773 15211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.83% 32.45% 33.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10119 9792 9222
Average daily rate £420 £411 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -3.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 586 613 650
Average hourly rate £18.95 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.76% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £12.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%

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 2 July 2015.

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
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 2 July 2015. 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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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 +5 36 £324 +16.83% 29
South East -16 29 £350 +12.00% 8
South West +9 11 £363 +107.14% 3
East of England -1 7 £150 - 2
Yorkshire -22 6 £331 +47.22% 4
West Midlands - 6 £338 - 4
North West -14 4 £158 -19.23% 7
Graphic Design
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Graphic Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 97 (52.72%) HTML
2 91 (49.46%) CSS
2 91 (49.46%) User Experience
3 76 (41.30%) Photoshop
4 67 (36.41%) Adobe Illustrator
5 65 (35.33%) JavaScript
5 65 (35.33%) Adobe
6 37 (20.11%) Web Design
7 33 (17.93%) Marketing
8 30 (16.30%) HTML5
9 28 (15.22%) Information Architecture
10 27 (14.67%) Degree
11 26 (14.13%) Responsive Web Design
11 26 (14.13%) Mobile App
12 25 (13.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 25 (13.59%) jQuery
13 24 (13.04%) E-Commerce
14 23 (12.50%) CSS3
15 22 (11.96%) Flash
16 21 (11.41%) Retail
16 21 (11.41%) Sass
17 17 (9.24%) Axure RP
17 17 (9.24%) Microsoft
17 17 (9.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
18 16 (8.70%) XHTML
18 16 (8.70%) Photography
19 15 (8.15%) MS Visio
19 15 (8.15%) Agile Software Development
20 14 (7.61%) Macromedia
20 14 (7.61%) Web Accessibility

Graphic Design
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 9 (4.89%) Node.js
2 5 (2.72%) CMS
3 4 (2.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.54%) IIS
4 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.54%) Drupal
4 1 (0.54%) WordPress
4 1 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 76 (41.30%) Photoshop
2 67 (36.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (9.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 15 (8.15%) MS Visio
5 12 (6.52%) OmniGraffle
6 10 (5.43%) MS Excel
7 9 (4.89%) Adobe After Effects
8 8 (4.35%) MS Office
9 5 (2.72%) InDesign
10 4 (2.17%) MS Project
10 4 (2.17%) Fireworks
11 3 (1.63%) Maya
11 3 (1.63%) ZBrush
12 2 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
12 2 (1.09%) Acrobat
12 2 (1.09%) FreeHand
13 1 (0.54%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 6 (3.26%) Tridion
2 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.09%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.80%) Internet
2 3 (1.63%) Intranet
3 1 (0.54%) HTTP
3 1 (0.54%) DNS
3 1 (0.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.17%) SQL Server
1 4 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.09%) QlikView
3 1 (0.54%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 17 (9.24%) Axure RP
2 11 (5.98%) Dreamweaver
3 8 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.26%) Mercurial
4 6 (3.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 6 (3.26%) IntelliJ
4 6 (3.26%) WebStorm
5 4 (2.17%) Grunt
5 4 (2.17%) Selenium
5 4 (2.17%) gulp
6 3 (1.63%) Jasmine
6 3 (1.63%) PhantomJS
6 3 (1.63%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.54%) Maven
7 1 (0.54%) JIRA
7 1 (0.54%) QUnit
7 1 (0.54%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.54%) JSHint
7 1 (0.54%) Sublime Text
7 1 (0.54%) Bower
General
1 33 (17.93%) Marketing
2 21 (11.41%) Retail
3 9 (4.89%) Games
4 8 (4.35%) Multimedia
4 8 (4.35%) Finance
4 8 (4.35%) Publishing
5 7 (3.80%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.26%) Interactive Media
7 4 (2.17%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.17%) Law
8 3 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.09%) Advertising
9 2 (1.09%) Banking
10 1 (0.54%) Billing
10 1 (0.54%) German Language
10 1 (0.54%) Russian Language
10 1 (0.54%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.54%) Electronics
10 1 (0.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 115 (62.50%) Designer
2 37 (20.11%) UI Designer
3 34 (18.48%) Developer
4 30 (16.30%) Web Designer
5 29 (15.76%) Graphic Designer
6 22 (11.96%) UX Designer
7 19 (10.33%) Senior Designer
8 18 (9.78%) Front-End Developer
9 14 (7.61%) Photoshop Designer
10 13 (7.07%) Author
10 13 (7.07%) Technical Author
11 11 (5.98%) Visual Designer
12 9 (4.89%) UI/UX Designer
12 9 (4.89%) Senior Web Designer
13 8 (4.35%) Consultant
14 7 (3.80%) User Experience Consultant
15 6 (3.26%) UI Programmer
15 6 (3.26%) Architect
15 6 (3.26%) Senior Photoshop Designer
15 6 (3.26%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (52.72%) HTML
2 91 (49.46%) CSS
3 30 (16.30%) HTML5
4 25 (13.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 25 (13.59%) jQuery
5 23 (12.50%) CSS3
6 22 (11.96%) Flash
7 21 (11.41%) Sass
8 16 (8.70%) XHTML
9 10 (5.43%) .NET
9 10 (5.43%) Ajax
10 7 (3.80%) PhoneGap
10 7 (3.80%) REST
11 6 (3.26%) AngularJS
12 5 (2.72%) XML
13 4 (2.17%) DOM
13 4 (2.17%) LESS
14 3 (1.63%) JSON
14 3 (1.63%) DHTML
14 3 (1.63%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 91 (49.46%) User Experience
2 26 (14.13%) Mobile App
3 16 (8.70%) Photography
4 13 (7.07%) W3C
5 12 (6.52%) Video Editing
6 10 (5.43%) Animation
7 8 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (3.26%) Visualisation
8 6 (3.26%) Motion Graphics
9 4 (2.17%) NHS
9 4 (2.17%) Blackberry
9 4 (2.17%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.17%) E-Learning
10 3 (1.63%) 3D Graphics
10 3 (1.63%) Social Media
10 3 (1.63%) Credit Risk
11 2 (1.09%) Digital Media
11 2 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.09%) Learning Management System
11 2 (1.09%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.80%) Apple iOS
2 5 (2.72%) Android
3 1 (0.54%) Windows
3 1 (0.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (20.11%) Web Design
2 28 (15.22%) Information Architecture
3 26 (14.13%) Responsive Web Design
4 24 (13.04%) E-Commerce
5 15 (8.15%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (7.61%) Web Accessibility
7 10 (5.43%) Analytics
8 9 (4.89%) Mobile First
9 8 (4.35%) UX Design
10 7 (3.80%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (3.26%) MVC
11 6 (3.26%) Data Modelling
11 6 (3.26%) Mentoring
12 5 (2.72%) Scrum
12 5 (2.72%) OO
12 5 (2.72%) Web Development
12 5 (2.72%) Content Management
13 4 (2.17%) Product Management
13 4 (2.17%) Project Management
14 3 (1.63%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (35.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (4.89%) Java
3 8 (4.35%) PHP
4 6 (3.26%) ECMAScript
4 6 (3.26%) TypeScript
4 6 (3.26%) Dart
5 4 (2.17%) SQL
5 4 (2.17%) C#
6 3 (1.63%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.09%) C
7 2 (1.09%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.54%) VBScript
8 1 (0.54%) VB
8 1 (0.54%) XAML
8 1 (0.54%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.54%) Ruby
8 1 (0.54%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (0.54%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 27 (14.67%) Degree
2 5 (2.72%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.54%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 3 (1.63%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 65 (35.33%) Adobe
2 17 (9.24%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.61%) Macromedia
4 4 (2.17%) Apple
4 4 (2.17%) Google
5 1 (0.54%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.54%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle
5 1 (0.54%) SAP
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