The table below looks at the statistics for the Graphic Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Graphic Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graphics Designer
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Graphic Designer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.27% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £235 £321 £213
% change year-on-year
-26.84% +51.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
-43.33% -
Graphic Designer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
359 270 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 97.03% 92.78% 96.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 140 212
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £523 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 13
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% +26.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £12.40 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £30.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Graphic Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Graphic Designer in the job title across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graphic Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Graphic Designer
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region that cited Graphic Designer in their job title 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 with Graphic Designer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (66.67%) InDesign
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
3 1 (33.33%) HTML

Graphic Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region that cited Graphic Designer in their job title 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 with Graphic Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (66.67%) InDesign
General
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Web Design
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe