The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Visual Designer
Rank 525 468 543
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +75
Contract jobs requiring a Visual Designer 65 35 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.081% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.088% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 24 15
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £261 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47408 39975 51632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29341 23493 29070
Average daily rate £396 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1940 2055 2466
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Visual Designer
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -5 48 £375 +4.16% 9
South East -6 12 £363 - 2
West Midlands - - - -
Visual Designer
UK

Visual Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 64 (75.29%) Photoshop
2 56 (65.88%) Adobe Illustrator
3 51 (60.00%) Adobe
4 32 (37.65%) HTML
5 30 (35.29%) CSS
6 22 (25.88%) Mobile App
7 14 (16.47%) Web Design
7 14 (16.47%) Android
8 13 (15.29%) Adobe After Effects
9 10 (11.76%) Flash
9 10 (11.76%) XHTML
9 10 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
9 10 (11.76%) Axure RP
10 9 (10.59%) Apple iOS
10 9 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (10.59%) Banking
11 8 (9.41%) InDesign
11 8 (9.41%) Graphic Design
11 8 (9.41%) Finance
11 8 (9.41%) Information Architecture
11 8 (9.41%) OmniGraffle
12 7 (8.24%) Workflow
12 7 (8.24%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (7.06%) Usability Testing
13 6 (7.06%) Animation
13 6 (7.06%) Fireworks
13 6 (7.06%) E-Commerce
13 6 (7.06%) .NET
13 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET
13 6 (7.06%) Razor View Engine

Visual Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 64 (75.29%) Photoshop
2 56 (65.88%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (15.29%) Adobe After Effects
4 8 (9.41%) InDesign
4 8 (9.41%) OmniGraffle
5 6 (7.06%) Fireworks
6 5 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (3.53%) Acrobat
8 1 (1.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) Internet
Development Applications
1 10 (11.76%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 9 (10.59%) Banking
2 8 (9.41%) Finance
3 3 (3.53%) Advertising
4 2 (2.35%) Marketing
4 2 (2.35%) Retail
4 2 (2.35%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.18%) Law
5 1 (1.18%) Legal
5 1 (1.18%) Publishing
5 1 (1.18%) Games
5 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.18%) Electronics
5 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.18%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (37.65%) HTML
2 30 (35.29%) CSS
3 10 (11.76%) Flash
3 10 (11.76%) XHTML
4 6 (7.06%) .NET
4 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET
4 6 (7.06%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (3.53%) jQuery
6 1 (1.18%) XML
6 1 (1.18%) XSL
6 1 (1.18%) Ajax
6 1 (1.18%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.18%) CSS3
6 1 (1.18%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.88%) Mobile App
2 8 (9.41%) Graphic Design
3 6 (7.06%) Animation
4 4 (4.71%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.35%) RIA
6 1 (1.18%) W3C
6 1 (1.18%) NHS
6 1 (1.18%) IPTV
6 1 (1.18%) Photography
6 1 (1.18%) FMCG
6 1 (1.18%) iPad
6 1 (1.18%) Social Media
6 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.47%) Android
2 9 (10.59%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.53%) Windows
4 2 (2.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.47%) Web Design
2 10 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
3 9 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (9.41%) Information Architecture
5 7 (8.24%) Workflow
5 7 (8.24%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (7.06%) Usability Testing
6 6 (7.06%) E-Commerce
7 5 (5.88%) User Experience Design
8 4 (4.71%) Scrum
9 2 (2.35%) Project Management
10 1 (1.18%) Risk Management
10 1 (1.18%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.18%) B2B
10 1 (1.18%) CRM
10 1 (1.18%) Content Management
10 1 (1.18%) TDD
10 1 (1.18%) Web Development
10 1 (1.18%) BDD
10 1 (1.18%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (5.88%) Degree
2 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) QA
Vendors
1 51 (60.00%) Adobe
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.18%) Apple
London
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Rate: £350.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Market Rates
Posted: 27 days ago