The table below looks at the statistics for the Graphic Designer role 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 Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graphics Designer
Rank 544 533 524
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Graphic Designer 36 39 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.071% 0.079% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.085% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 9
Average daily rate
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£200 £294 £218
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.91% +35.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £162 £85
10% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £360 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £234 £288 £180
% change year-on-year
-18.69% +59.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Average hourly rate £15.11 £21.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.07% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.96 £19.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £21.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.59 £21.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-1.97% -8.69%
Graphic Designer
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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
46777 45849 40413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.34% 92.43% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 28979 28587 23731
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1861 2074
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.85% -

Graphic Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Graphic Designer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Graphic Designer within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 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 +10 24 £188 -37.50% 6
South East -15 6 £234 -22.21% 2
North West -22 2 - - 2
South West - 2 £275 - 1
East of England 0 1 £200 - 2
Graphic Designer
UK

Graphic Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Graphic Designer in their job title 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 with Graphic Designer in their job title.

1 37 (48.68%) Adobe
2 30 (39.47%) Photoshop
3 29 (38.16%) HTML
4 27 (35.53%) Adobe Illustrator
4 27 (35.53%) Graphic Design
5 25 (32.89%) CSS
6 24 (31.58%) Degree
7 22 (28.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 20 (26.32%) Marketing
9 13 (17.11%) InDesign
10 11 (14.47%) User Experience
11 9 (11.84%) Retail
12 8 (10.53%) Web Design
12 8 (10.53%) Information Architecture
12 8 (10.53%) HTML5
13 7 (9.21%) CSS3
13 7 (9.21%) Adobe After Effects
13 7 (9.21%) Project Management
13 7 (9.21%) Apple
14 6 (7.89%) Finance
14 6 (7.89%) Law
15 5 (6.58%) Motion Graphics
15 5 (6.58%) Photography
16 4 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
16 4 (5.26%) Fireworks
16 4 (5.26%) Digital Media
16 4 (5.26%) Social Media
16 4 (5.26%) Mobile App
17 3 (3.95%) Responsive Web Design
17 3 (3.95%) Microsoft

Graphic Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Graphic Designer in their job title 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 with Graphic Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.63%) WordPress
1 2 (2.63%) Drupal
1 2 (2.63%) CMS
2 1 (1.32%) Node.js
2 1 (1.32%) Joomla!
Applications
1 30 (39.47%) Photoshop
2 27 (35.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 22 (28.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 13 (17.11%) InDesign
5 7 (9.21%) Adobe After Effects
6 4 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (5.26%) Fireworks
7 3 (3.95%) Acrobat
7 3 (3.95%) MS Office
7 3 (3.95%) CINEMA 4D
8 1 (1.32%) ZBrush
8 1 (1.32%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (1.32%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dreamweaver
General
1 20 (26.32%) Marketing
2 9 (11.84%) Retail
3 6 (7.89%) Finance
3 6 (7.89%) Law
4 3 (3.95%) Games
5 2 (2.63%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.63%) Legal
5 2 (2.63%) Advertising
5 2 (2.63%) Publishing
6 1 (1.32%) Local Government
6 1 (1.32%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (38.16%) HTML
2 25 (32.89%) CSS
3 8 (10.53%) HTML5
4 7 (9.21%) CSS3
5 1 (1.32%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.32%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (1.32%) XML
5 1 (1.32%) SVG
5 1 (1.32%) jQuery
5 1 (1.32%) MooTools
Miscellaneous
1 27 (35.53%) Graphic Design
2 11 (14.47%) User Experience
3 5 (6.58%) Motion Graphics
3 5 (6.58%) Photography
4 4 (5.26%) Digital Media
4 4 (5.26%) Social Media
4 4 (5.26%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.95%) 3D Graphics
5 3 (3.95%) Animation
6 2 (2.63%) FMCG
6 2 (2.63%) Video Editing
6 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.32%) Open Source
7 1 (1.32%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.32%) W3C
7 1 (1.32%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (10.53%) Web Design
1 8 (10.53%) Information Architecture
2 7 (9.21%) Project Management
3 3 (3.95%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (3.95%) E-Commerce
3 3 (3.95%) Content Management
3 3 (3.95%) Time Management
4 2 (2.63%) Web Development
5 1 (1.32%) Game Development
5 1 (1.32%) Workflow
5 1 (1.32%) B2B
5 1 (1.32%) B2C
5 1 (1.32%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.32%) Email Marketing
5 1 (1.32%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.95%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (31.58%) Degree
2 3 (3.95%) HND
Vendors
1 37 (48.68%) Adobe
2 7 (9.21%) Apple
3 3 (3.95%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.32%) HubSpot
4 1 (1.32%) hybris
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