The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Graphic Design in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Graphic Design over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graphic Design
Rank 95 89 82
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Contract jobs citing Graphic Design 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% 0.066% 0.080%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.23% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £150 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £288 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.21% -11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.15 £28.69 £8.50
% change year-on-year
-64.62% +237.52%
Graphic Design
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
606 432 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 33.37% 28.50% 25.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 219 158
Median daily rate £388 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £248 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 29
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £11.00 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £17.30 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.24 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.90% -13.16%

Graphic Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Graphic Design as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Graphic Design Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Graphic Design
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Graphic Design Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Graphic Design
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Graphic Design Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Graphic Design
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Graphic Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Graphic Design.

1 3 (60.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Games
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe After Effects

Graphic Design
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (60.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Games
2 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Designer
2 3 (60.00%) Web Designer
3 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Graphic Designer
3 2 (40.00%) Junior
3 2 (40.00%) Junior Designer
3 2 (40.00%) Junior Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Junior Graphic Designer
3 2 (40.00%) Junior Web Designer
3 2 (40.00%) Junior Web Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) HTML CSS Designer
4 1 (20.00%) Product Tester
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Designer
4 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft