The table below looks at the statistics for Industrial Design skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Industrial Design over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Industrial Design
Rank 576 549 537
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -12
Contract jobs citing Industrial Design 7 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.008% 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.018% 0.011% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
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£456 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% +5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38459 35783 32221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.37% 74.30% 72.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 24687 21730 19119
Average daily rate £423 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1007 1095 1275
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.15 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Industrial Design
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Industrial Design within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Industrial Design Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Industrial Design
Daily Rate Trend

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

Industrial Design Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Industrial Design
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Industrial Design within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Industrial Design Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Industrial Design
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Industrial Design Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Industrial Design
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Industrial Design within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
London -1 7 £456 +1.38% 1
England -15 7 £456 +1.38% 2
City of London +12 1 £463 -21.61% 1
Hull - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East Yorkshire - - - -

Industrial Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Industrial 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 Industrial Design.

1 11 (91.67%) User Experience
2 10 (83.33%) Degree
3 7 (58.33%) Axure RP
4 6 (50.00%) Psychology
4 6 (50.00%) Usability Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Adobe
4 6 (50.00%) Marketing
4 6 (50.00%) HTML
4 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) CSS
5 5 (41.67%) Project Management
5 5 (41.67%) Human Factors
5 5 (41.67%) Product Management
6 4 (33.33%) RIA
6 4 (33.33%) Information Architecture
6 4 (33.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 4 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
7 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (25.00%) Retail
7 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (16.67%) Banking
8 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
8 2 (16.67%) Finance
8 2 (16.67%) Games
9 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (8.33%) InDesign
9 1 (8.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
9 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
9 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management

Industrial Design
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Industrial 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 Industrial Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Kinematics
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (8.33%) InDesign
3 1 (8.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Axure RP
2 4 (33.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 6 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Games
4 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Designer
2 5 (41.67%) Architect
2 5 (41.67%) User Experience Architect
2 5 (41.67%) UX Designer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Architect
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Designer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior UX Designer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (16.67%) Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Industrial Designer
6 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
6 1 (8.33%) User Experience Researcher
6 1 (8.33%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
1 6 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) User Experience
2 6 (50.00%) Psychology
3 5 (41.67%) Human Factors
4 4 (33.33%) RIA
5 1 (8.33%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (8.33%) Graphic Design
5 1 (8.33%) FMCG
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
5 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Project Management
2 5 (41.67%) Product Management
3 4 (33.33%) Information Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) CAD
5 1 (8.33%) Product Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Adobe