The first 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South East region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graphic Design
Rank 221 221 221
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Graphic Design 19 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.98% 0.75% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 3
Average daily rate
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£293 £250 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.00% -44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £250 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £300 £308
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £8.50 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 £23.75 £17.51
% change year-on-year
-62.10% +35.63%
Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1945 1731 1996
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.79% 20.62% 20.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1000 831 823
Average daily rate £350 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 133 172
Average hourly rate £20.50 £23.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.68% -20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.34 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.75 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.00%
Graphic Design
England

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Graphic Design across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Graphic Design Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 July 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 0 10 £325 -35.00% 4
Berkshire +4 7 £275 +10.00% 4
Surrey - 1 £200 -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Graphic Design
England

Graphic Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 34 (57.63%) HTML
1 34 (57.63%) Photoshop
2 33 (55.93%) CSS
3 32 (54.24%) JavaScript
4 26 (44.07%) Adobe Illustrator
5 25 (42.37%) Usability Testing
6 19 (32.20%) Adobe
7 18 (30.51%) Ajax
8 16 (27.12%) W3C
8 16 (27.12%) XHTML
9 14 (23.73%) Web Accessibility
10 13 (22.03%) Legal
11 12 (20.34%) Axure RP
12 10 (16.95%) Web Design
13 9 (15.25%) E-Commerce
14 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
14 8 (13.56%) MS Office
14 8 (13.56%) HTML5
15 7 (11.86%) Information Architecture
16 6 (10.17%) CSS3
16 6 (10.17%) Marketing
17 5 (8.47%) MS PowerPoint
17 5 (8.47%) PHP
17 5 (8.47%) Acrobat
17 5 (8.47%) Mobile App
18 4 (6.78%) User Experience Design
18 4 (6.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
18 4 (6.78%) OmniGraffle
18 4 (6.78%) Digital Media
18 4 (6.78%) MS Visio

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) CMS
2 1 (1.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 34 (57.63%) Photoshop
2 26 (44.07%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (13.56%) MS Office
4 5 (8.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (8.47%) Acrobat
5 4 (6.78%) OmniGraffle
5 4 (6.78%) MS Visio
5 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
6 1 (1.69%) InDesign
6 1 (1.69%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Intranet
2 1 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (20.34%) Axure RP
2 4 (6.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (3.39%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (22.03%) Legal
2 6 (10.17%) Marketing
3 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.39%) Publishing
5 1 (1.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (64.41%) Designer
2 18 (30.51%) Web Designer
3 15 (25.42%) Developer
4 12 (20.34%) User Experience Designer
5 10 (16.95%) Web Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Graphic Designer
7 5 (8.47%) Photoshop Designer
7 5 (8.47%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Java Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Coordinator
10 2 (3.39%) UI Programmer
10 2 (3.39%) UI Developer
10 2 (3.39%) PHP Developer
10 2 (3.39%) PHP Web Developer
11 1 (1.69%) Senior Graphic Designer
11 1 (1.69%) Communications Manager
11 1 (1.69%) Consultant
11 1 (1.69%) Support Assistant
11 1 (1.69%) Visual Designer
11 1 (1.69%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (57.63%) HTML
2 33 (55.93%) CSS
3 18 (30.51%) Ajax
4 16 (27.12%) XHTML
5 8 (13.56%) HTML5
6 6 (10.17%) CSS3
7 4 (6.78%) J2EE
8 3 (5.08%) Flash
9 2 (3.39%) Backbone.js
9 2 (3.39%) SOAP
9 2 (3.39%) XML
9 2 (3.39%) JSON
10 1 (1.69%) Symfony
10 1 (1.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.12%) W3C
2 5 (8.47%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.78%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.39%) Social Media
5 1 (1.69%) Animation
5 1 (1.69%) Video Editing
5 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
1 2 (3.39%) Linux
1 2 (3.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (42.37%) Usability Testing
2 14 (23.73%) Web Accessibility
3 10 (16.95%) Web Design
4 9 (15.25%) E-Commerce
5 7 (11.86%) Information Architecture
6 4 (6.78%) User Experience Design
6 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.78%) Content Management
7 3 (5.08%) Web Development
7 3 (5.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (3.39%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (3.39%) Android Development
8 2 (3.39%) iOS Development
8 2 (3.39%) Social Media Marketing
8 2 (3.39%) CRM
8 2 (3.39%) OOP
8 2 (3.39%) Scrum
8 2 (3.39%) Time Management
8 2 (3.39%) MVC
9 1 (1.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (54.24%) JavaScript
2 5 (8.47%) PHP
3 4 (6.78%) SQL
3 4 (6.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 19 (32.20%) Adobe
2 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
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