The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Graphic Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graphics Designer
Rank - 155 133
Contract jobs requiring a Graphic Designer 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.026% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.028% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £195
UK excluding London median daily rate £119 £220 £275
% change year-on-year
-46.02% -20.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £13.67 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-26.84% -34.90%
Graphic Designer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3685 3585 2965
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.49% 94.67% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2236 2032 1591
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 215 204
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £47.33 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Graphic Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured Graphic Designer in the job title.

Graphic Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Graphic Designer
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 Designer across the North West region.

Graphic Designer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Graphic Designer
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 Designer across the North West region.

Graphic Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Graphic Designer Skill Set
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Graphic Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring Graphic Designer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Graphic Design
2 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Content Development

Graphic Designer Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
General
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Graphic Design
2 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Content Development
2 1 (33.33%) Social Media Marketing