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 12 September 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graphic Design
Rank 522 476 497
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +21
Contract jobs citing Graphic Design 60 82 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 0.54% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 47 51
Average daily rate
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£325 £315 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £75 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £181 £300
% change year-on-year
+93.10% -39.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 4
Average hourly rate £19.25 £22.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.44% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £22.50 £20.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.90 £22.50 £69.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 - £45.00
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
16161 15219 16302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.12% 31.49% 30.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9936 9557 9638
Average daily rate £413 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 676 598 799
Average hourly rate £18.73 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.44% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.21 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.69 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+7.40% -35.67%

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 12 September 2014.

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 12 September 2014.

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 12 September 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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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 28 £300 -23.07% 17
South East +3 18 £350 +366.66% 10
East of England -20 6 £400 +6.66% 7
Yorkshire -4 2 - - 2
North West -7 2 £350 +60.91% 6
East Midlands - 1 - - 4
South West - - - - 3
West Midlands - - - - 2
Graphic Design
UK

Graphic Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 90 (65.69%) HTML
2 75 (54.74%) Photoshop
3 74 (54.01%) CSS
4 62 (45.26%) JavaScript
5 55 (40.15%) Adobe Illustrator
6 54 (39.42%) Adobe
7 50 (36.50%) User Experience
8 33 (24.09%) Web Design
8 33 (24.09%) Marketing
9 22 (16.06%) HTML5
9 22 (16.06%) Degree
10 21 (15.33%) XML
11 19 (13.87%) Publishing
12 18 (13.14%) Finance
12 18 (13.14%) SharePoint
13 17 (12.41%) E-Commerce
13 17 (12.41%) Internet
13 17 (12.41%) MS PowerPoint
13 17 (12.41%) Content Management
14 15 (10.95%) Web Development
14 15 (10.95%) Intranet
14 15 (10.95%) CMS
14 15 (10.95%) Microsoft
14 15 (10.95%) Flash
14 15 (10.95%) Social Media
15 14 (10.22%) Android
15 14 (10.22%) XHTML
15 14 (10.22%) MS Excel
15 14 (10.22%) MS Office
16 13 (9.49%) PHP

Graphic Design
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 18 (13.14%) SharePoint
2 15 (10.95%) CMS
3 3 (2.19%) WordPress
3 3 (2.19%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (2.19%) Node.js
4 2 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.73%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.73%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 75 (54.74%) Photoshop
2 55 (40.15%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (12.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (10.22%) MS Office
4 14 (10.22%) MS Excel
5 11 (8.03%) InDesign
6 10 (7.30%) Adobe After Effects
7 7 (5.11%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (1.46%) MS Visio
8 2 (1.46%) Acrobat
8 2 (1.46%) Fireworks
8 2 (1.46%) Maya
9 1 (0.73%) MS Project
9 1 (0.73%) FreeHand
9 1 (0.73%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Shopify
2 1 (0.73%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.73%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.41%) Internet
2 15 (10.95%) Intranet
3 1 (0.73%) iBeacon
3 1 (0.73%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.73%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.57%) MySQL
2 1 (0.73%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (5.84%) Axure RP
2 5 (3.65%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (2.19%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.19%) Grunt
4 2 (1.46%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.73%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (0.73%) Bower
5 1 (0.73%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.73%) Mocha
5 1 (0.73%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.73%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.73%) Subversion
5 1 (0.73%) JIRA
5 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 33 (24.09%) Marketing
2 19 (13.87%) Publishing
3 18 (13.14%) Finance
4 6 (4.38%) Legal
5 5 (3.65%) Games
5 5 (3.65%) Advertising
5 5 (3.65%) Multimedia
6 4 (2.92%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.46%) German Language
7 2 (1.46%) Banking
7 2 (1.46%) Retail
7 2 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.73%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.73%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.73%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.73%) French Language
Job Titles
1 67 (48.91%) Designer
2 46 (33.58%) Developer
3 23 (16.79%) Web Designer
4 15 (10.95%) Graphic Designer
5 13 (9.49%) Front-End Developer
5 13 (9.49%) Web Developer
6 8 (5.84%) Coordinator
6 8 (5.84%) Junior
7 7 (5.11%) Digital Designer
8 6 (4.38%) User Experience Designer
8 6 (4.38%) Author
8 6 (4.38%) Technical Author
8 6 (4.38%) E-Learning Developer
9 5 (3.65%) Photoshop Designer
9 5 (3.65%) Junior Developer
9 5 (3.65%) Cloud Developer
9 5 (3.65%) UI Programmer
9 5 (3.65%) UI Developer
10 4 (2.92%) Creative Designer
10 4 (2.92%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (65.69%) HTML
2 74 (54.01%) CSS
3 22 (16.06%) HTML5
4 21 (15.33%) XML
5 15 (10.95%) Flash
6 14 (10.22%) XHTML
7 13 (9.49%) Ajax
7 13 (9.49%) jQuery
8 12 (8.76%) CSS3
9 11 (8.03%) JSON
10 7 (5.11%) Backbone.js
11 5 (3.65%) Ext JS
11 5 (3.65%) SOAP
12 4 (2.92%) J2EE
12 4 (2.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (2.19%) XSLT
13 3 (2.19%) AngularJS
13 3 (2.19%) JSP
14 2 (1.46%) .NET
14 2 (1.46%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 50 (36.50%) User Experience
2 15 (10.95%) Social Media
3 12 (8.76%) Mobile App
3 12 (8.76%) W3C
4 11 (8.03%) Wiki
5 8 (5.84%) E-Learning
6 6 (4.38%) Digital Media
7 5 (3.65%) Equities
8 3 (2.19%) Animation
8 3 (2.19%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.19%) Blog
8 3 (2.19%) Psychology
8 3 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.19%) Copywriting
9 2 (1.46%) Biology
9 2 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.73%) FMCG
10 1 (0.73%) Biotechnology
10 1 (0.73%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.73%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.22%) Android
2 11 (8.03%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.65%) Linux
4 2 (1.46%) Windows
4 2 (1.46%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.09%) Web Design
2 17 (12.41%) E-Commerce
2 17 (12.41%) Content Management
3 15 (10.95%) Web Development
4 13 (9.49%) Usability Testing
4 13 (9.49%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (9.49%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (8.76%) Web Accessibility
6 11 (8.03%) Knowledge Management
7 9 (6.57%) Scrum
8 8 (5.84%) MVC
8 8 (5.84%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (4.38%) Android Development
10 5 (3.65%) iOS Development
10 5 (3.65%) Analytics
10 5 (3.65%) Information Architecture
10 5 (3.65%) Project Management
10 5 (3.65%) OOP
10 5 (3.65%) User Experience Design
11 4 (2.92%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (45.26%) JavaScript
2 13 (9.49%) PHP
2 13 (9.49%) Java
3 8 (5.84%) SQL
4 2 (1.46%) ActionScript
4 2 (1.46%) Python
4 2 (1.46%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (0.73%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (0.73%) C
5 1 (0.73%) C++
5 1 (0.73%) XAML
5 1 (0.73%) Lua
Qualifications
1 22 (16.06%) Degree
2 1 (0.73%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.73%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.19%) QA
2 1 (0.73%) Section 508
2 1 (0.73%) SLA
2 1 (0.73%) WAI
Vendors
1 54 (39.42%) Adobe
2 15 (10.95%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.11%) Apple
4 6 (4.38%) Sencha
5 3 (2.19%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.46%) Nokia
7 1 (0.73%) Lotus
7 1 (0.73%) Sony
7 1 (0.73%) Perforce
7 1 (0.73%) Zend
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