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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Visual Designer
Rank 539 496 496
Rank change year-on-year
-43 0
Contract jobs requiring a Visual Designer 30 43 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.092% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.100% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 28 12
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £465 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
- +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Visual 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
44075 43066 37782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.39% 92.55% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 27490 25926 22039
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 £563 £565 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1726 1867 2114
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 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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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 +1 27 £325 -13.33% 6
South East -17 2 £335 +28.84%
Yorkshire - - - -
Visual Designer
UK

Visual Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 43 (61.43%) Photoshop
2 41 (58.57%) User Experience
3 34 (48.57%) Adobe Illustrator
4 21 (30.00%) HTML
4 21 (30.00%) CSS
5 20 (28.57%) Adobe
6 18 (25.71%) Banking
7 17 (24.29%) Finance
8 15 (21.43%) Mobile App
9 14 (20.00%) Marketing
9 14 (20.00%) Graphic Design
10 12 (17.14%) Retail
11 9 (12.86%) JavaScript
12 8 (11.43%) Android
12 8 (11.43%) Performance Improvement
12 8 (11.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 8 (11.43%) Apple iOS
13 7 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (10.00%) Social Media
14 6 (8.57%) HTML5
14 6 (8.57%) CSS3
15 5 (7.14%) Degree
15 5 (7.14%) E-Commerce
15 5 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
16 4 (5.71%) Telecoms
16 4 (5.71%) Dreamweaver
16 4 (5.71%) Information Architecture
16 4 (5.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
16 4 (5.71%) Mobile Banking
16 4 (5.71%) Mobile Payment

Visual Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 43 (61.43%) Photoshop
2 34 (48.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (11.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (2.86%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.43%) MS Office
5 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.43%) InDesign
5 1 (1.43%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Dreamweaver
1 4 (5.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (4.29%) Axure RP
General
1 18 (25.71%) Banking
2 17 (24.29%) Finance
3 14 (20.00%) Marketing
4 12 (17.14%) Retail
5 4 (5.71%) Telecoms
6 3 (4.29%) Financial Institution
6 3 (4.29%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.86%) Games
7 2 (2.86%) Law
8 1 (1.43%) Advertising
8 1 (1.43%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.00%) HTML
1 21 (30.00%) CSS
2 6 (8.57%) HTML5
2 6 (8.57%) CSS3
3 3 (4.29%) XML
3 3 (4.29%) Flash
3 3 (4.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 41 (58.57%) User Experience
2 15 (21.43%) Mobile App
3 14 (20.00%) Graphic Design
4 7 (10.00%) Social Media
5 4 (5.71%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (5.71%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (4.29%) Photography
6 3 (4.29%) W3C
6 3 (4.29%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.43%) Handset
7 1 (1.43%) Web 2.0
7 1 (1.43%) Online Games
7 1 (1.43%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.43%) Android
1 8 (11.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.43%) Performance Improvement
2 7 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 5 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (5.71%) Information Architecture
5 3 (4.29%) Time Management
5 3 (4.29%) Analytics
5 3 (4.29%) Web Design
6 2 (2.86%) Project Management
6 2 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (2.86%) Product Marketing
7 1 (1.43%) Investment Management
7 1 (1.43%) Web Development
7 1 (1.43%) Mobile Commerce
7 1 (1.43%) User Stories
7 1 (1.43%) Line Management
7 1 (1.43%) Coaching
7 1 (1.43%) Rapid Prototyping
7 1 (1.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) Degree
2 2 (2.86%) HND
3 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (28.57%) Adobe
London
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Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Rate: £200 - £300 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 19 days ago