The table below looks at the statistics for the Visual 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 Visual Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Visual Designer
Rank 559 527 544
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Visual Designer 24 30 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.062% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.066% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 22
Average daily rate
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£313 £294 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% -11.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £241 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £411 £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £194 £313
% change year-on-year
+61.49% -38.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £185.00 - -
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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
47122 45147 49346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.47% 92.76% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29091 27426 28362
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 1866 1971 2486
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.96 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Visual Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Visual Designer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Visual Designer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Visual Designer across the England region.

Visual Designer Daily Rate Trend in England

Visual Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visual Designer across the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Visual Designer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Visual 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 Visual Designer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +8 18 £325 +8.33% 2
South East - 5 £313 -
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Visual Designer
UK

Visual Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Visual 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 Visual Designer in their job title.

1 63 (74.12%) Photoshop
2 60 (70.59%) Adobe Illustrator
3 51 (60.00%) Adobe
4 30 (35.29%) Android
5 28 (32.94%) CSS
6 27 (31.76%) HTML
7 25 (29.41%) Mobile App
8 19 (22.35%) Apple iOS
9 18 (21.18%) Adobe After Effects
10 16 (18.82%) Axure RP
11 13 (15.29%) E-Commerce
12 12 (14.12%) OmniGraffle
13 11 (12.94%) Flash
13 11 (12.94%) Animation
14 9 (10.59%) Marketing
14 9 (10.59%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (10.59%) InDesign
15 8 (9.41%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (9.41%) Windows
15 8 (9.41%) Banking
16 7 (8.24%) Graphic Design
16 7 (8.24%) User Experience Design
16 7 (8.24%) Fireworks
17 6 (7.06%) Scrum
17 6 (7.06%) Usability Testing
17 6 (7.06%) Degree
18 5 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
18 5 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
18 5 (5.88%) Visualisation
19 4 (4.71%) Retail

Visual Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Visual 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 Visual Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 63 (74.12%) Photoshop
2 60 (70.59%) Adobe Illustrator
3 18 (21.18%) Adobe After Effects
4 12 (14.12%) OmniGraffle
5 9 (10.59%) InDesign
6 7 (8.24%) Fireworks
7 5 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (3.53%) MS Office
9 1 (1.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) Internet
Development Applications
1 16 (18.82%) Axure RP
2 2 (2.35%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (2.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 9 (10.59%) Marketing
2 8 (9.41%) Banking
3 4 (4.71%) Retail
3 4 (4.71%) Retail Banking
3 4 (4.71%) Games
3 4 (4.71%) Finance
4 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.18%) Advertising
4 1 (1.18%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (32.94%) CSS
2 27 (31.76%) HTML
3 11 (12.94%) Flash
4 3 (3.53%) jQuery
5 2 (2.35%) HTML5
6 1 (1.18%) LESS
6 1 (1.18%) CSS3
6 1 (1.18%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 25 (29.41%) Mobile App
2 11 (12.94%) Animation
3 7 (8.24%) Graphic Design
4 5 (5.88%) Visualisation
5 3 (3.53%) Social Media
5 3 (3.53%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (3.53%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.18%) iPad
6 1 (1.18%) Online Games
6 1 (1.18%) iPhone
6 1 (1.18%) Photography
6 1 (1.18%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 30 (35.29%) Android
2 19 (22.35%) Apple iOS
3 8 (9.41%) Windows
4 5 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (2.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (15.29%) E-Commerce
2 9 (10.59%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (9.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (8.24%) User Experience Design
5 6 (7.06%) Scrum
5 6 (7.06%) Usability Testing
6 2 (2.35%) Information Architecture
6 2 (2.35%) B2B
6 2 (2.35%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (1.18%) Analytics
7 1 (1.18%) Waterfall
7 1 (1.18%) Workflow
7 1 (1.18%) Project Management
7 1 (1.18%) Web Design
7 1 (1.18%) CRM
7 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.18%) Multivariate Testing
7 1 (1.18%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (1.18%) Time Management
7 1 (1.18%) Industrial Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (7.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) QA
Vendors
1 51 (60.00%) Adobe
2 2 (2.35%) Nokia
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.18%) Apple
3 1 (1.18%) Google
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