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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Visual Designer
Rank 552 530 557
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +27
Contract jobs requiring a Visual Designer 27 30 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.062% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.067% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 23 17
Average daily rate
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£314 £305 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.86% -1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £198 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £400 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £194 £230
% change year-on-year
+61.49% -15.86%
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
47639 44687 49823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.80% 92.79% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29624 27384 28500
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1896 1919 2491
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +11 19 £325 -2.25% 6
South East -5 4 £313 -0.79%
Yorkshire - - - -
Visual Designer
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Visual Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 49 (74.24%) Photoshop
2 48 (72.73%) User Experience
3 47 (71.21%) Adobe Illustrator
4 36 (54.55%) Adobe
5 24 (36.36%) CSS
5 24 (36.36%) Android
6 22 (33.33%) HTML
7 15 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (22.73%) Apple iOS
7 15 (22.73%) Mobile App
8 14 (21.21%) Axure RP
8 14 (21.21%) Adobe After Effects
9 12 (18.18%) Marketing
10 11 (16.67%) E-Commerce
11 10 (15.15%) OmniGraffle
12 9 (13.64%) Flash
12 9 (13.64%) InDesign
12 9 (13.64%) Animation
13 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (10.61%) Fireworks
14 7 (10.61%) Banking
15 6 (9.09%) Degree
15 6 (9.09%) Usability Testing
15 6 (9.09%) User Experience Design
15 6 (9.09%) Windows
16 5 (7.58%) Scrum
16 5 (7.58%) Retail Banking
16 5 (7.58%) Retail
17 4 (6.06%) Mobile Payment
17 4 (6.06%) Graphic Design

Visual Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 49 (74.24%) Photoshop
2 47 (71.21%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (21.21%) Adobe After Effects
4 10 (15.15%) OmniGraffle
5 9 (13.64%) InDesign
6 7 (10.61%) Fireworks
7 3 (4.55%) MS Office
8 1 (1.52%) MS Project
8 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Internet
Development Applications
1 14 (21.21%) Axure RP
2 3 (4.55%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (3.03%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 12 (18.18%) Marketing
2 7 (10.61%) Banking
3 5 (7.58%) Retail
3 5 (7.58%) Retail Banking
4 4 (6.06%) Finance
5 3 (4.55%) Games
6 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.52%) Advertising
7 1 (1.52%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (36.36%) CSS
2 22 (33.33%) HTML
3 9 (13.64%) Flash
4 2 (3.03%) HTML5
5 1 (1.52%) CSS3
5 1 (1.52%) LESS
5 1 (1.52%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 48 (72.73%) User Experience
2 15 (22.73%) Mobile App
3 9 (13.64%) Animation
4 4 (6.06%) Graphic Design
4 4 (6.06%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (4.55%) Smartphone
5 3 (4.55%) Visualisation
5 3 (4.55%) Social Media
6 1 (1.52%) iPad
6 1 (1.52%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.52%) Online Games
6 1 (1.52%) iPhone
6 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (36.36%) Android
2 15 (22.73%) Apple iOS
3 6 (9.09%) Windows
4 3 (4.55%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (3.03%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (9.09%) Usability Testing
4 6 (9.09%) User Experience Design
5 5 (7.58%) Scrum
6 3 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (3.03%) Information Architecture
7 2 (3.03%) B2B
7 2 (3.03%) Line Management
7 2 (3.03%) Coaching
8 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.52%) Mobile Commerce
8 1 (1.52%) Project Management
8 1 (1.52%) Web Design
8 1 (1.52%) Industrial Design
8 1 (1.52%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (1.52%) Waterfall
8 1 (1.52%) Analytics
8 1 (1.52%) Multivariate Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 36 (54.55%) Adobe
2 2 (3.03%) Nokia
3 1 (1.52%) Apple
3 1 (1.52%) Google
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft
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