The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Graphic Design in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Graphic Design over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graphic Design
Rank - 73 86
Contract jobs citing Graphic Design 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.11% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.57% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £163 £78
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +109.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £200 £300
% change year-on-year
+75.00% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £45.41
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 £11.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-21.73% -74.44%
Graphic Design
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
236 174 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 23.72% 19.68% 25.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 97 147
Average daily rate £350 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £234 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £450 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 14
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.75 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.93% +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.58 £12.47 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £27.50 £80.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -32.69%

Graphic Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Graphic Design across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Graphic Design Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Graphic Design
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Graphic Design across the Leeds region.

Graphic Design Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Graphic Design
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Graphic Design across the Leeds region.

Graphic Design Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Graphic Design
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Graphic Design also 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 that cited Graphic Design.

1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (50.00%) Web Design
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)

Graphic Design
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Graphic Design also 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 that cited Graphic Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe