The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Creative Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Creative Designer
UK
Rank 586 623 609
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Creative Designer 5 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.019% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.020% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 8
Median daily rate £300 £250 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -31.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £250 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £250 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £52.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42429 49412 49763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 95.00% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 27681 31767 30512
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1511 1637 1923
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.25% +1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +11.76%

Creative Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Creative Designer in the job title.

Creative Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Creative Designer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Creative Designer within the UK.

Creative Designer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Creative Designer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Creative Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Creative Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Creative Designer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Creative Designer within the UK.

Creative Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Creative Designer
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Creative Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +37 5 £300 +20.00% 5
Manchester - 3 £300 - 2
North West - 3 £300 - 2
East of England - 2 £130 - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £130 - 1
Watford - 2 £130 - 1

Creative Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, Creative 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 featuring Creative Designer in the job title.

1 10 (58.82%) HTML
1 10 (58.82%) Photoshop
2 8 (47.06%) CSS
2 8 (47.06%) Adobe
3 7 (41.18%) User Experience
4 6 (35.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (29.41%) Fireworks
5 5 (29.41%) Advertising
5 5 (29.41%) HTML5
5 5 (29.41%) Marketing
6 4 (23.53%) Typography
7 3 (17.65%) InDesign
7 3 (17.65%) Time Management
8 2 (11.76%) CSS3
8 2 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (11.76%) Network Design
8 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (11.76%) W3C
8 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
8 2 (11.76%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (11.76%) Multichannel Marketing
9 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
9 1 (5.88%) Wireframes
9 1 (5.88%) Python
9 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
9 1 (5.88%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (5.88%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (5.88%) Android
9 1 (5.88%) Animation

Creative Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 10 (58.82%) Photoshop
2 6 (35.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (29.41%) Fireworks
4 3 (17.65%) InDesign
5 2 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
5 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (5.88%) CINEMA 4D
6 1 (5.88%) GIMP
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (29.41%) Advertising
1 5 (29.41%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) HTML
2 8 (47.06%) CSS
3 5 (29.41%) HTML5
4 2 (11.76%) CSS3
4 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) W3C
3 1 (5.88%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (5.88%) Animation
3 1 (5.88%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Android
1 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Typography
2 3 (17.65%) Time Management
3 2 (11.76%) Multichannel Marketing
3 2 (11.76%) Network Design
4 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.88%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.88%) Python
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Adobe
Manchester, Lancashire
Resource partners Ltd
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Manchester, Lancashire
Resource Partners Ltd
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