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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graphic Design
Rank 233 206 229
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +23
Contract jobs citing Graphic Design 10 25 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.29% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 1.14% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 9
Average daily rate
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£350 £175 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -56.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £225 £320
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -29.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 £11.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-21.73% -74.44%
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
2617 2196 2501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 28.52% 25.22% 25.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1428 1173 1104
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £210 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £477 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 117 186
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.47 £11.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £42.70 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -32.69%

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 1 October 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
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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
Hampshire -12 10 £350 - 1
Kent - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 3
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
Graphic Design
England

Graphic Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 28 (87.50%) HTML
2 27 (84.38%) CSS
3 26 (81.25%) JavaScript
4 20 (62.50%) Photoshop
5 19 (59.38%) Adobe Illustrator
6 11 (34.38%) Ajax
6 11 (34.38%) Adobe
6 11 (34.38%) XHTML
7 9 (28.13%) Usability Testing
7 9 (28.13%) Web Accessibility
7 9 (28.13%) W3C
8 8 (25.00%) XML
8 8 (25.00%) JSON
8 8 (25.00%) User Experience
9 6 (18.75%) Adobe Captivate
9 6 (18.75%) Web Design
9 6 (18.75%) E-Learning
9 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
9 6 (18.75%) Legal
10 5 (15.63%) PHP
10 5 (15.63%) HTML5
11 4 (12.50%) Digital Media
11 4 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (12.50%) Content Management
12 3 (9.38%) Web Development
12 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
12 3 (9.38%) CSS3
13 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
13 2 (6.25%) Backbone.js
13 2 (6.25%) Android Development

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) WordPress
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (62.50%) Photoshop
2 19 (59.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (18.75%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (3.13%) Acrobat
4 1 (3.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Intranet
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Axure RP
1 1 (3.13%) Dreamweaver
General
1 6 (18.75%) Legal
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Developer
2 15 (46.88%) Designer
3 10 (31.25%) Web Designer
4 9 (28.13%) Web Developer
5 6 (18.75%) E-Learning Developer
6 5 (15.63%) Cloud Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Photoshop Designer
8 3 (9.38%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (6.25%) UI Programmer
9 2 (6.25%) UX Designer
9 2 (6.25%) UI Developer
9 2 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (6.25%) PHP Developer
10 1 (3.13%) Graphic Designer
10 1 (3.13%) Java Developer
10 1 (3.13%) Digital Designer
10 1 (3.13%) Consultant
10 1 (3.13%) Support Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (87.50%) HTML
2 27 (84.38%) CSS
3 11 (34.38%) Ajax
3 11 (34.38%) XHTML
4 8 (25.00%) XML
4 8 (25.00%) JSON
5 5 (15.63%) HTML5
6 3 (9.38%) CSS3
7 2 (6.25%) Backbone.js
7 2 (6.25%) SOAP
8 1 (3.13%) Symfony
8 1 (3.13%) jQuery
8 1 (3.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) W3C
2 8 (25.00%) User Experience
3 6 (18.75%) E-Learning
4 4 (12.50%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.13%) Animation
5 1 (3.13%) Video Editing
5 1 (3.13%) Social Media
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
1 2 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Usability Testing
1 9 (28.13%) Web Accessibility
2 6 (18.75%) Web Design
2 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
3 4 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (12.50%) Content Management
4 3 (9.38%) Web Development
5 2 (6.25%) Android Development
5 2 (6.25%) iOS Development
5 2 (6.25%) Scrum
5 2 (6.25%) MVC
5 2 (6.25%) OOP
5 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.13%) Time Management
6 1 (3.13%) ERP
6 1 (3.13%) CRM
6 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.13%) Social Media Marketing
Programming Languages
1 26 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 5 (15.63%) PHP
3 1 (3.13%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Adobe
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