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 6 May 2016 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graphics Designer
Rank 625 576 552
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Graphic Designer 12 37 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.073% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.077% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 15
Median daily rate £180 £200 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £163 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £248 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £234 £269
% change year-on-year
-35.82% -13.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Median hourly rate £10.00 £15.11 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.79% -28.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £13.67 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-26.84% -34.90%
Graphic Designer
UK

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
48428 48067 47032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.01% 94.75% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 31953 29679 29276
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1367 1934 1971
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

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 6 May 2016.

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 6 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -31 7 £190 +2.01% 6
South East -15 3 - - 4
East of England +8 1 - - 2
West Midlands - 1 £150 -
Graphic Designer
UK

Graphic Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 19 (55.88%) Photoshop
2 17 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (44.12%) Adobe
4 14 (41.18%) Marketing
5 13 (38.24%) Graphic Design
6 8 (23.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 6 (17.65%) CSS
7 6 (17.65%) InDesign
7 6 (17.65%) Web Design
8 5 (14.71%) Adobe After Effects
8 5 (14.71%) Motion Graphics
8 5 (14.71%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (14.71%) User Experience
9 4 (11.76%) Typography
9 4 (11.76%) Social Media
9 4 (11.76%) Flash
9 4 (11.76%) HTML
10 3 (8.82%) MS Office
10 3 (8.82%) Retail
10 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
10 3 (8.82%) HTML5
10 3 (8.82%) Social Media Marketing
10 3 (8.82%) Digital Media
10 3 (8.82%) Animation
11 2 (5.88%) Web Development
11 2 (5.88%) Degree
11 2 (5.88%) CINEMA 4D
11 2 (5.88%) jQuery
11 2 (5.88%) WordPress
11 2 (5.88%) Java

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 (5.88%) WordPress
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (55.88%) Photoshop
2 17 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (23.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (17.65%) InDesign
5 5 (14.71%) Adobe After Effects
5 5 (14.71%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (8.82%) MS Office
7 2 (5.88%) CINEMA 4D
7 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
8 1 (2.94%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dreamweaver
General
1 14 (41.18%) Marketing
2 3 (8.82%) Retail
2 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) French Language
3 1 (2.94%) German Language
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) CSS
2 4 (11.76%) Flash
2 4 (11.76%) HTML
3 3 (8.82%) HTML5
4 2 (5.88%) jQuery
4 2 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Graphic Design
2 5 (14.71%) Motion Graphics
2 5 (14.71%) User Experience
3 4 (11.76%) Social Media
4 3 (8.82%) Animation
4 3 (8.82%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.94%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (2.94%) Blog
5 1 (2.94%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.94%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) Web Design
2 4 (11.76%) Typography
3 3 (8.82%) Social Media Marketing
4 2 (5.88%) Front End Development
4 2 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (5.88%) Web Development
5 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.94%) Content Development
5 1 (2.94%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) Infographics
5 1 (2.94%) Programme Management
5 1 (2.94%) Project Management
5 1 (2.94%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) Java
1 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Adobe
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Quark
3 1 (2.94%) Facebook
3 1 (2.94%) SAP
3 1 (2.94%) Twitter
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