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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graphics Designer
Rank 544 537 527
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Graphic Designer 34 25 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.052% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.056% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 22
Average daily rate
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£250 £256 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -10.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £153 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £388 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £393 £209
% change year-on-year
-29.93% +88.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £17.50 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.05 £19.30 £18.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
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
46480 44650 49322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.32% 92.83% 92.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 28690 27138 28354
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1959 2460
Average hourly rate £16.84 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.77% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.53 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £40.00 £41.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 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 +11 18 £250 +5.26% 6
South East -5 8 £275 -29.93%
Yorkshire +6 2 £228 - 1
East of England -25 2 £275 -
North West -2 1 - - 4
West Midlands - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
South West - - - - 2
Graphic Designer
UK

Graphic Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 54 (71.05%) Photoshop
2 45 (59.21%) Adobe Illustrator
3 42 (55.26%) Adobe
4 26 (34.21%) HTML
5 24 (31.58%) CSS
6 21 (27.63%) Marketing
7 20 (26.32%) InDesign
8 14 (18.42%) Graphic Design
9 13 (17.11%) Web Design
10 12 (15.79%) Adobe After Effects
10 12 (15.79%) Flash
11 9 (11.84%) JavaScript
11 9 (11.84%) Advertising
12 8 (10.53%) Motion Graphics
13 7 (9.21%) HTML5
13 7 (9.21%) CINEMA 4D
13 7 (9.21%) Multimedia
13 7 (9.21%) Dreamweaver
13 7 (9.21%) Microsoft
14 6 (7.89%) MS PowerPoint
14 6 (7.89%) 3D Graphics
14 6 (7.89%) Animation
15 5 (6.58%) Degree
15 5 (6.58%) French Language
15 5 (6.58%) jQuery
15 5 (6.58%) Banking
15 5 (6.58%) MS Excel
16 4 (5.26%) Java
16 4 (5.26%) Games
16 4 (5.26%) E-Learning

Graphic Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 1 (1.32%) IBM Notes
1 1 (1.32%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.32%) Node.js
Applications
1 54 (71.05%) Photoshop
2 45 (59.21%) Adobe Illustrator
3 20 (26.32%) InDesign
4 12 (15.79%) Adobe After Effects
5 7 (9.21%) CINEMA 4D
6 6 (7.89%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (6.58%) MS Excel
8 3 (3.95%) Fireworks
9 2 (2.63%) Maya
9 2 (2.63%) Acrobat
9 2 (2.63%) MS Office
9 2 (2.63%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (2.63%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
10 1 (1.32%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Magento
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 7 (9.21%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.32%) Axure RP
General
1 21 (27.63%) Marketing
2 9 (11.84%) Advertising
3 7 (9.21%) Multimedia
4 5 (6.58%) French Language
4 5 (6.58%) Banking
5 4 (5.26%) Games
6 3 (3.95%) Retail
6 3 (3.95%) Publishing
6 3 (3.95%) Finance
6 3 (3.95%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.32%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (34.21%) HTML
2 24 (31.58%) CSS
3 12 (15.79%) Flash
4 7 (9.21%) HTML5
5 5 (6.58%) jQuery
6 4 (5.26%) CSS3
7 3 (3.95%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.63%) Sass
8 2 (2.63%) LESS
8 2 (2.63%) WPF
8 2 (2.63%) Silverlight
9 1 (1.32%) Apache Flex
9 1 (1.32%) XML
9 1 (1.32%) .NET
9 1 (1.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.32%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 1 (1.32%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (1.32%) MooTools
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.42%) Graphic Design
2 8 (10.53%) Motion Graphics
3 6 (7.89%) Animation
3 6 (7.89%) 3D Graphics
4 4 (5.26%) E-Learning
5 2 (2.63%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.63%) Social Media
5 2 (2.63%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.32%) W3C
6 1 (1.32%) Photography
6 1 (1.32%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.11%) Web Design
2 3 (3.95%) Workflow
2 3 (3.95%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (2.63%) Time Management
3 2 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (2.63%) Direct Marketing
3 2 (2.63%) CRM
3 2 (2.63%) E-Commerce
3 2 (2.63%) Data Modelling
4 1 (1.32%) Project Management
4 1 (1.32%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (1.32%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (1.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (1.32%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.84%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.26%) Java
3 2 (2.63%) XAML
3 2 (2.63%) C
4 1 (1.32%) C++
4 1 (1.32%) PHP
4 1 (1.32%) SQL
4 1 (1.32%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 5 (6.58%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 42 (55.26%) Adobe
2 7 (9.21%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle
3 1 (1.32%) SAP
3 1 (1.32%) Lotus
3 1 (1.32%) Apple
3 1 (1.32%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.32%) Sony
3 1 (1.32%) Perforce
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