The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Graphic Design in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Graphic Design over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graphic Design
Rank 241 247 204
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -43
Contract jobs citing Graphic Design 5 16 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.058% 0.17% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.58% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 16
Average daily rate £200 £215 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% -32.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £320 £315
% change year-on-year
-17.96% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £18.11
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £24.35 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-24.00% -11.47%
Graphic Design
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2606 2747 2505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.44% 28.79% 29.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1522 1435 1298
Average daily rate £388 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 181 169
Average hourly rate £43.00 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.88% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.92 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Graphic Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Graphic Design Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Graphic Design
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Graphic Design Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Graphic Design
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Graphic Design Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Graphic Design
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +2 3 - - 3
Hampshire +4 1 - - 1
Graphic Design
England

Graphic Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 12 (70.59%) Photoshop
2 10 (58.82%) User Experience
3 9 (52.94%) CSS
3 9 (52.94%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (41.18%) HTML
4 7 (41.18%) Adobe
5 6 (35.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (23.53%) Typography
6 4 (23.53%) Marketing
6 4 (23.53%) Usability Testing
6 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
7 3 (17.65%) XHTML
7 3 (17.65%) W3C
7 3 (17.65%) Legal
7 3 (17.65%) Ajax
7 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
7 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
7 3 (17.65%) Degree
7 3 (17.65%) Web Accessibility
7 3 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (11.76%) Digital Media
8 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
8 2 (11.76%) Web Design
8 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
9 1 (5.88%) Project Management
9 1 (5.88%) Advertising
9 1 (5.88%) Maya
9 1 (5.88%) e-Learning
9 1 (5.88%) B2C
9 1 (5.88%) Microsoft

Graphic Design
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 12 (70.59%) Photoshop
2 9 (52.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (35.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (5.88%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (5.88%) Maya
4 1 (5.88%) MS Office
General
1 4 (23.53%) Marketing
2 3 (17.65%) Legal
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.88%) Advertising
4 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Designer
2 6 (35.29%) Graphic Designer
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Photoshop Designer
3 3 (17.65%) Visual Designer
3 3 (17.65%) Web Designer
4 2 (11.76%) Digital Designer
4 2 (11.76%) HTML CSS Designer
4 2 (11.76%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (11.76%) HTML Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Photoshop Web Designer
4 2 (11.76%) UX Designer
4 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Creative Graphic Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Mobile UI Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Mobile UI/UX Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Mobile UX Designer
5 1 (5.88%) UI Designer
5 1 (5.88%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) CSS
2 7 (41.18%) HTML
3 3 (17.65%) Ajax
3 3 (17.65%) XHTML
4 1 (5.88%) D3.js
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) User Experience
2 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
2 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
2 3 (17.65%) W3C
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Media
4 1 (5.88%) e-Learning
4 1 (5.88%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (5.88%) Photography
4 1 (5.88%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Android
1 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Typography
1 4 (23.53%) Usability Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (17.65%) Web Accessibility
3 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.76%) Web Design
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) B2C
4 1 (5.88%) Business Development
4 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Adobe
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft