The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Graphic Design in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Graphic Design over the 3 months to 17 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 terms in our Miscellaneous category for the North West 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graphic Design
Rank 134 115 131
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +16
Contract jobs citing Graphic Design 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.032% 0.083% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.36% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £310 £243
% change year-on-year
+18.14% +27.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £28.75 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+11.30% +38.55%
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
718 558 713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.69% 23.14% 23.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 254 332
Average daily rate £325 £323 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 48 62
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.42 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.28% -12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.54 £10.75 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £34.60 £25.76
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
Graphic Design
England

Graphic Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Graphic Design Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Graphic Design
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Graphic Design Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Graphic Design
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Graphic Design Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Graphic Design
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Graphic Design within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 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
Manchester -11 1 - -
Cheshire - - - -
Graphic Design
England

Graphic Design
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) iOS SDK
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Cocoa
3 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++

Graphic Design
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (66.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Designer
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) iOS SDK
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Cocoa
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
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