The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Graphic Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graphics Designer
UK / England
Rank 560 589 552
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -37
Contract jobs requiring a Graphic Designer 19 19 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.040% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.043% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 14
Median daily rate £183 £150 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £90 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £321 £270
UK excluding London median daily rate £191 £120 £270
% change year-on-year
+59.37% -55.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £16.00 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +128.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +45.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39568 44607 44474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.66% 95.07% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 25980 29105 27895
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1426 1501 1768
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Graphic Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Graphic Designer in the job title.

Graphic Designer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Graphic Designer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Graphic Designer Daily Rate Trend in England

Graphic Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Graphic Designer across the England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Graphic Designer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Graphic Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Graphic Designer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Graphic Designer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Graphic Designer within the England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +9 8 £183 -42.51% 2
South East +16 7 £160 +77.77%
Yorkshire - 2 £220 - 1
South West - 1 £330 -
West Midlands - 1 £163 -
Graphic Designer
UK

Graphic Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Graphic Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Graphic Designer in the job title.

1 14 (48.28%) Adobe
2 13 (44.83%) Photoshop
2 13 (44.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (37.93%) Marketing
4 7 (24.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (20.69%) Adobe After Effects
5 6 (20.69%) HTML
6 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
6 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
7 4 (13.79%) Finance
7 4 (13.79%) Games
7 4 (13.79%) Adobe Premiere
7 4 (13.79%) Motion Graphics
8 3 (10.34%) Typography
8 3 (10.34%) HTML5
8 3 (10.34%) Social Media
8 3 (10.34%) Graphic Design
8 3 (10.34%) Animation
8 3 (10.34%) Time Management
8 3 (10.34%) Acrobat
8 3 (10.34%) MS Office
8 3 (10.34%) Flash
9 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.90%) InDesign
9 2 (6.90%) Publishing
9 2 (6.90%) CMS
9 2 (6.90%) Copywriting
9 2 (6.90%) Wealth Management
9 2 (6.90%) CINEMA 4D
9 2 (6.90%) Brand Management

Graphic Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Adobe Illustrator
1 13 (44.83%) Photoshop
2 7 (24.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (20.69%) Adobe After Effects
4 4 (13.79%) Adobe Premiere
5 3 (10.34%) Acrobat
5 3 (10.34%) MS Office
6 2 (6.90%) CINEMA 4D
6 2 (6.90%) InDesign
7 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (3.45%) QuarkXPress
7 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (37.93%) Marketing
2 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
3 4 (13.79%) Finance
3 4 (13.79%) Games
4 2 (6.90%) Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Publishing
5 1 (3.45%) Electronics
5 1 (3.45%) German Language
5 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.45%) Multimedia
5 1 (3.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) HTML
2 3 (10.34%) Flash
2 3 (10.34%) HTML5
3 1 (3.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Motion Graphics
2 3 (10.34%) Animation
2 3 (10.34%) Graphic Design
2 3 (10.34%) Social Media
3 2 (6.90%) User Experience
4 1 (3.45%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.34%) Time Management
1 3 (10.34%) Typography
2 2 (6.90%) Brand Management
2 2 (6.90%) Copywriting
2 2 (6.90%) Desktop Publishing
2 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
2 2 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (6.90%) Wealth Management
3 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.45%) Content Management
3 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.45%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Infographics
3 1 (3.45%) Online Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
3 1 (3.45%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Adobe
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Quark
3 1 (3.45%) SAP