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 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graphic Design
Rank 494 518 451
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -67
Contract jobs citing Graphic Design 101 65 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 0.41% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 24 60
Average daily rate
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£325 £280 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £181 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £293 £300
% change year-on-year
+17.94% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 3
Average hourly rate £16.51 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.27% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £9.00 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.10 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £81.75 £9.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+808.33% -62.10%
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
16581 16043 15621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.06% 32.49% 33.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 10647 9862 9473
Average daily rate £423 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 635 617 679
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.16 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.27% -10.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.94 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.27% +8.75%

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 29 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
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 29 July 2015.

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 29 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 +15 39 £300 +39.69% 29
South East -16 25 £406 +35.41% 7
South West +11 10 £363 +116.41% 3
Yorkshire -21 8 £340 +23.63% 5
West Midlands - 7 £300 - 3
East of England +6 6 £150 - 3
North West -17 4 £158 -19.23% 6
East Midlands -10 2 £400 - 3
Graphic Design
UK

Graphic Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 110 (58.51%) HTML
2 103 (54.79%) CSS
3 96 (51.06%) User Experience
4 76 (40.43%) Photoshop
5 73 (38.83%) JavaScript
6 71 (37.77%) Adobe
7 67 (35.64%) Adobe Illustrator
8 40 (21.28%) Web Design
9 39 (20.74%) Marketing
10 32 (17.02%) Degree
11 30 (15.96%) HTML5
12 29 (15.43%) Responsive Web Design
12 29 (15.43%) Mobile App
13 27 (14.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 27 (14.36%) CSS3
14 25 (13.30%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (13.30%) Sass
15 24 (12.77%) Information Architecture
15 24 (12.77%) jQuery
16 23 (12.23%) Retail
16 23 (12.23%) Flash
17 22 (11.70%) E-Commerce
18 17 (9.04%) Web Accessibility
18 17 (9.04%) Axure RP
18 17 (9.04%) XHTML
18 17 (9.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
19 15 (7.98%) Ajax
20 14 (7.45%) MS Visio
20 14 (7.45%) Macromedia
20 14 (7.45%) W3C

Graphic Design
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 12 (6.38%) CMS
2 11 (5.85%) Node.js
3 5 (2.66%) ColdFusion
4 3 (1.60%) WordPress
4 3 (1.60%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.60%) Railo
5 2 (1.06%) Drupal
6 1 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.53%) IIS
6 1 (0.53%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 76 (40.43%) Photoshop
2 67 (35.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (9.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 14 (7.45%) MS Visio
5 12 (6.38%) OmniGraffle
6 11 (5.85%) Adobe After Effects
7 8 (4.26%) MS Office
7 8 (4.26%) MS Excel
8 4 (2.13%) MS Project
8 4 (2.13%) Fireworks
9 3 (1.60%) Maya
9 3 (1.60%) ZBrush
9 3 (1.60%) InDesign
10 2 (1.06%) FreeHand
11 1 (0.53%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 7 (3.72%) Tridion
2 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.06%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.53%) eCircle
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.72%) Internet
2 4 (2.13%) Intranet
3 3 (1.60%) HTTP
3 3 (1.60%) DNS
3 3 (1.60%) SSL
4 2 (1.06%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.66%) SQL Server
1 5 (2.66%) SQLite
1 5 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.53%) QlikView
3 1 (0.53%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (9.04%) Axure RP
2 11 (5.85%) Dreamweaver
3 9 (4.79%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.72%) Mercurial
4 7 (3.72%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 7 (3.72%) IntelliJ
4 7 (3.72%) WebStorm
4 7 (3.72%) Grunt
4 7 (3.72%) gulp
5 6 (3.19%) Selenium
6 4 (2.13%) Jasmine
6 4 (2.13%) PhantomJS
6 4 (2.13%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.60%) Maven
7 3 (1.60%) QUnit
7 3 (1.60%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (1.60%) JSHint
7 3 (1.60%) Bower
7 3 (1.60%) webpack
8 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 39 (20.74%) Marketing
2 23 (12.23%) Retail
3 10 (5.32%) Multimedia
4 8 (4.26%) Games
5 6 (3.19%) Interactive Media
5 6 (3.19%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.66%) Publishing
7 4 (2.13%) Finance
7 4 (2.13%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.60%) Advertising
8 3 (1.60%) Law
8 3 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.06%) Banking
10 1 (0.53%) Billing
10 1 (0.53%) German Language
10 1 (0.53%) Russian Language
10 1 (0.53%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.53%) Electronics
10 1 (0.53%) Automotive
10 1 (0.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 111 (59.04%) Designer
2 42 (22.34%) Developer
3 34 (18.09%) UI Designer
4 32 (17.02%) Web Designer
5 26 (13.83%) Graphic Designer
6 24 (12.77%) Front-End Developer
7 20 (10.64%) UX Designer
8 17 (9.04%) Senior Designer
9 14 (7.45%) Photoshop Designer
9 14 (7.45%) Web Developer
9 14 (7.45%) Author
9 14 (7.45%) Technical Author
10 11 (5.85%) Visual Designer
11 9 (4.79%) UI Developer
11 9 (4.79%) UI Programmer
11 9 (4.79%) UI/UX Designer
11 9 (4.79%) Senior Web Designer
12 8 (4.26%) Consultant
13 7 (3.72%) Architect
13 7 (3.72%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (58.51%) HTML
2 103 (54.79%) CSS
3 30 (15.96%) HTML5
4 27 (14.36%) CSS3
4 27 (14.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 25 (13.30%) Sass
6 24 (12.77%) jQuery
7 23 (12.23%) Flash
8 17 (9.04%) XHTML
9 15 (7.98%) Ajax
10 11 (5.85%) AngularJS
11 10 (5.32%) REST
11 10 (5.32%) .NET
12 8 (4.26%) PhoneGap
13 7 (3.72%) LESS
14 6 (3.19%) DOM
15 5 (2.66%) XML
15 5 (2.66%) Backbone.js
16 4 (2.13%) JSON
17 3 (1.60%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 96 (51.06%) User Experience
2 29 (15.43%) Mobile App
3 14 (7.45%) W3C
4 13 (6.91%) Photography
5 11 (5.85%) Video Editing
6 10 (5.32%) Animation
7 9 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (3.19%) Visualisation
8 6 (3.19%) Computer Science
9 5 (2.66%) Motion Graphics
10 4 (2.13%) Social Media
10 4 (2.13%) Blackberry
10 4 (2.13%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.60%) NHS
11 3 (1.60%) Digital Media
11 3 (1.60%) Credit Risk
12 2 (1.06%) 3D Graphics
13 1 (0.53%) Mobile Games
13 1 (0.53%) Streaming Video
13 1 (0.53%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.19%) Apple iOS
2 5 (2.66%) Android
3 1 (0.53%) Windows
3 1 (0.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (21.28%) Web Design
2 29 (15.43%) Responsive Web Design
3 25 (13.30%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (12.77%) Information Architecture
5 22 (11.70%) E-Commerce
6 17 (9.04%) Web Accessibility
7 12 (6.38%) Scrum
8 9 (4.79%) SEO
8 9 (4.79%) UX Design
8 9 (4.79%) Analytics
9 7 (3.72%) MVC
9 7 (3.72%) Web Development
9 7 (3.72%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (3.19%) OO
10 6 (3.19%) Mentoring
10 6 (3.19%) Mobile First
11 5 (2.66%) Product Management
11 5 (2.66%) Project Management
11 5 (2.66%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (2.66%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (38.83%) JavaScript
2 10 (5.32%) Java
3 7 (3.72%) TypeScript
3 7 (3.72%) Dart
3 7 (3.72%) ECMAScript
4 6 (3.19%) PHP
5 5 (2.66%) SQL
5 5 (2.66%) CFML
6 4 (2.13%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.13%) C#
7 2 (1.06%) C
7 2 (1.06%) VBScript
7 2 (1.06%) VB
7 2 (1.06%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.53%) XAML
8 1 (0.53%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.53%) Ruby
8 1 (0.53%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (0.53%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 32 (17.02%) Degree
2 5 (2.66%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.60%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.53%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.32%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 3 (1.60%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 71 (37.77%) Adobe
2 14 (7.45%) Macromedia
2 14 (7.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.66%) Apple
4 4 (2.13%) Google
5 1 (0.53%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.53%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle
5 1 (0.53%) SAP
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