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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graphics Designer
Rank 556 549 522
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Graphic Designer 39 34 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.069% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.074% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 12
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.00% +28.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £171 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £415 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £275 £250
% change year-on-year
-45.45% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.82% -35.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £72.88 £14.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+420.53% -53.33%
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
47845 45746 43111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.52% 92.64% 92.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 31018 28289 25848
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 £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1784 1845 1993
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 29 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Graphic Designer across the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Graphic Designer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 July 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 +6 22 £210 -35.38% 10
South East -19 8 £225 -43.75% 2
East of England - 6 £150 - 2
West Midlands +5 3 £225 -10.00% 2
East Midlands -11 1 £113 - 1
North West -20 1 - - 5
Yorkshire -22 1 £150 -50.00% 1
Graphic Designer
UK

Graphic Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 38 (49.35%) Adobe
2 33 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 28 (36.36%) Photoshop
4 26 (33.77%) Graphic Design
5 24 (31.17%) Degree
5 24 (31.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 23 (29.87%) HTML
7 22 (28.57%) CSS
8 21 (27.27%) Adobe After Effects
9 19 (24.68%) Marketing
10 15 (19.48%) User Experience
11 11 (14.29%) InDesign
12 9 (11.69%) Photography
13 8 (10.39%) Retail
14 7 (9.09%) E-Commerce
15 6 (7.79%) Law
15 6 (7.79%) Web Design
15 6 (7.79%) Animation
15 6 (7.79%) Social Media
16 5 (6.49%) Motion Graphics
16 5 (6.49%) Information Architecture
16 5 (6.49%) Mobile First
16 5 (6.49%) CINEMA 4D
16 5 (6.49%) Flash
17 4 (5.19%) Project Management
17 4 (5.19%) Telecoms
17 4 (5.19%) Games
17 4 (5.19%) Content Management
17 4 (5.19%) Video Editing
17 4 (5.19%) Digital Media

Graphic Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1 (1.30%) CMS
1 1 (1.30%) Joomla!
1 1 (1.30%) Drupal
1 1 (1.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 33 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
2 28 (36.36%) Photoshop
3 24 (31.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 21 (27.27%) Adobe After Effects
5 11 (14.29%) InDesign
6 5 (6.49%) CINEMA 4D
7 3 (3.90%) ZBrush
7 3 (3.90%) Maya
7 3 (3.90%) MS Office
8 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
8 2 (2.60%) Fireworks
8 2 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (1.30%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (1.30%) Acrobat
9 1 (1.30%) QuarkXPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Dreamweaver
General
1 19 (24.68%) Marketing
2 8 (10.39%) Retail
3 6 (7.79%) Law
4 4 (5.19%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.19%) Games
5 3 (3.90%) Multimedia
6 2 (2.60%) Legal
6 2 (2.60%) Advertising
6 2 (2.60%) Publishing
7 1 (1.30%) Electronics
7 1 (1.30%) Finance
7 1 (1.30%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (29.87%) HTML
2 22 (28.57%) CSS
3 5 (6.49%) Flash
4 1 (1.30%) XHTML
4 1 (1.30%) jQuery
4 1 (1.30%) V-Ray
4 1 (1.30%) HTML5
4 1 (1.30%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (33.77%) Graphic Design
2 15 (19.48%) User Experience
3 9 (11.69%) Photography
4 6 (7.79%) Animation
4 6 (7.79%) Social Media
5 5 (6.49%) Motion Graphics
6 4 (5.19%) Digital Media
6 4 (5.19%) Video Editing
7 3 (3.90%) Handset
7 3 (3.90%) 3D Graphics
7 3 (3.90%) Mobile App
7 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.60%) FMCG
9 1 (1.30%) BBC
9 1 (1.30%) Copywriting
9 1 (1.30%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (9.09%) E-Commerce
2 6 (7.79%) Web Design
3 5 (6.49%) Information Architecture
3 5 (6.49%) Mobile First
4 4 (5.19%) Project Management
4 4 (5.19%) Content Management
5 3 (3.90%) Time Management
5 3 (3.90%) Game Development
5 3 (3.90%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (2.60%) B2B
7 1 (1.30%) B2C
7 1 (1.30%) SEO
7 1 (1.30%) Scrum
7 1 (1.30%) Web Development
7 1 (1.30%) Email Marketing
7 1 (1.30%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (1.30%) Web Accessibility
7 1 (1.30%) Online Marketing
7 1 (1.30%) Rapid Prototyping
7 1 (1.30%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.90%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (31.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) HND
Vendors
1 38 (49.35%) Adobe
2 3 (3.90%) Apple
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.30%) Quark
4 1 (1.30%) hybris
4 1 (1.30%) HubSpot
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