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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graphics Designer
Rank 517 511 496
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Graphic Designer 52 28 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.060% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.065% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 12
Average daily rate
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£200 £255 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.56% +27.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £121 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £279 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £260 £200
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
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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
44075 43066 37782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.39% 92.55% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 27490 25926 22039
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £565 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1726 1867 2114
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

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
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 2 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Graphic Designer within the England region over the 3 months to 2 March 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 +29 29 £200 -9.09% 9
South East -26 10 £270 +3.84% 1
North West -5 6 £300 +140.00% 2
South West - 3 £275 -
East Midlands - 3 - - 1
North East - 1 - -
Yorkshire - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
East of England - - - - 6
Graphic Designer
UK

Graphic Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 47 (60.26%) Adobe
2 43 (55.13%) Photoshop
3 36 (46.15%) HTML
4 29 (37.18%) CSS
4 29 (37.18%) Graphic Design
5 28 (35.90%) Adobe Illustrator
6 24 (30.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 23 (29.49%) Degree
8 20 (25.64%) User Experience
9 16 (20.51%) HTML5
10 15 (19.23%) CSS3
11 14 (17.95%) Marketing
12 12 (15.38%) InDesign
13 11 (14.10%) Apple
14 10 (12.82%) JavaScript
14 10 (12.82%) Fireworks
15 9 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (11.54%) Banking
15 9 (11.54%) jQuery
15 9 (11.54%) MooTools
15 9 (11.54%) XML
15 9 (11.54%) Dreamweaver
15 9 (11.54%) Node.js
15 9 (11.54%) KnockoutJS
15 9 (11.54%) AngularJS
16 8 (10.26%) Information Architecture
16 8 (10.26%) W3C
16 8 (10.26%) Web Development
16 8 (10.26%) MS PowerPoint
17 7 (8.97%) SVG

Graphic Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 9 (11.54%) Node.js
2 1 (1.28%) CMS
2 1 (1.28%) Drupal
2 1 (1.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 43 (55.13%) Photoshop
2 28 (35.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 24 (30.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 12 (15.38%) InDesign
5 10 (12.82%) Fireworks
6 8 (10.26%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (7.69%) Adobe After Effects
8 5 (6.41%) CINEMA 4D
9 3 (3.85%) MS Office
9 3 (3.85%) MS Excel
10 2 (2.56%) Acrobat
11 1 (1.28%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 9 (11.54%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (1.28%) Axure RP
General
1 14 (17.95%) Marketing
2 9 (11.54%) Banking
3 6 (7.69%) Law
4 5 (6.41%) Retail
4 5 (6.41%) Finance
5 3 (3.85%) Automotive
6 2 (2.56%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.28%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.28%) Legal
7 1 (1.28%) Advertising
7 1 (1.28%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (46.15%) HTML
2 29 (37.18%) CSS
3 16 (20.51%) HTML5
4 15 (19.23%) CSS3
5 9 (11.54%) KnockoutJS
5 9 (11.54%) AngularJS
5 9 (11.54%) XML
5 9 (11.54%) jQuery
5 9 (11.54%) MooTools
6 7 (8.97%) SVG
7 1 (1.28%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 29 (37.18%) Graphic Design
2 20 (25.64%) User Experience
3 8 (10.26%) W3C
4 5 (6.41%) Motion Graphics
4 5 (6.41%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.56%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.56%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.28%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.28%) BBC
6 1 (1.28%) Animation
6 1 (1.28%) Photography
6 1 (1.28%) Video Editing
6 1 (1.28%) Open Source
6 1 (1.28%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (10.26%) Web Development
2 8 (10.26%) Information Architecture
3 6 (7.69%) Project Management
3 6 (7.69%) Web Design
4 5 (6.41%) Time Management
5 3 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (1.28%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.28%) PLM
6 1 (1.28%) Workflow
6 1 (1.28%) Wealth Management
6 1 (1.28%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (29.49%) Degree
2 3 (3.85%) HND
3 2 (2.56%) VCP4
Vendors
1 47 (60.26%) Adobe
2 11 (14.10%) Apple
3 6 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.13%) HubSpot
5 1 (1.28%) Quark
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