The 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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Graphic Design over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graphic Design
England / North West
Rank - 151 138
Contract jobs citing Graphic Design 0 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.65% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 5
Median daily rate - £220 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £271 £300
% change year-on-year
+24.42% -9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £18.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-13.51% -35.51%

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
789 1230 951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 29.92% 32.22% 28.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 715 534
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £210 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 58 43
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £15.00 £11.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £47.33 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.29% +25.11%

Graphic Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Graphic Design as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for Graphic Design.

1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Photography
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Graphic Design
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Engagement Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Engagement Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Photography
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management