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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Industrial Design
Rank 596 576 578
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +2
Contract jobs citing Industrial Design 10 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.006% 0.022%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.024% 0.008% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 11
Average daily rate
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£460 £463 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.54% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £453 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £473 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £475 £375
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
41951 38607 41075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.17% 73.26% 70.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 26010 23715 23830
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1162 1053 1463
Average hourly rate £23.50 £28.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.07% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.84 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 29 August 2014.

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 8 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 29 August 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
England -14 7 £470 +1.62% 1
London +20 5 £470 +4.44% 1
South East -16 1 - -
City of London - 1 - -
South West - - - -
Newton Abbot - - - -
Devon - - - -
Surrey - - - -

Industrial Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 19 (82.61%) Degree
2 14 (60.87%) Axure RP
3 8 (34.78%) OmniGraffle
4 7 (30.43%) Usability Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Information Architecture
5 6 (26.09%) Retail
5 6 (26.09%) Adobe
6 5 (21.74%) HTML
6 5 (21.74%) CSS
6 5 (21.74%) Marketing
6 5 (21.74%) Scrum
6 5 (21.74%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
7 4 (17.39%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (13.04%) Rapid Prototyping
8 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
8 3 (13.04%) User Experience Design
8 3 (13.04%) Graphic Design
8 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
9 2 (8.70%) Photoshop
9 2 (8.70%) SAN
9 2 (8.70%) CAD
9 2 (8.70%) Finance
9 2 (8.70%) Banking
9 2 (8.70%) Games
9 2 (8.70%) Analytics
10 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
10 1 (4.35%) Product Management
10 1 (4.35%) Visualisation

Industrial Design
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 8 (34.78%) OmniGraffle
2 5 (21.74%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (8.70%) Photoshop
4 1 (4.35%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 1 (4.35%) Adobe After Effects
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
Development Applications
1 14 (60.87%) Axure RP
General
1 6 (26.09%) Retail
2 5 (21.74%) Marketing
3 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Games
4 1 (4.35%) Automotive
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Advertising
4 1 (4.35%) Electronics
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Designer
2 13 (56.52%) User Experience Designer
3 6 (26.09%) Senior Designer
4 3 (13.04%) Visual Designer
4 3 (13.04%) Interaction Designer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior User Experience Designer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Interaction Designer
6 1 (4.35%) User Experience Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Design Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Electronics Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Architect
6 1 (4.35%) UI Designer
6 1 (4.35%) Industrial Designer
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) HTML
1 5 (21.74%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.04%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (4.35%) Psychology
3 1 (4.35%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Usability Testing
2 6 (26.09%) Information Architecture
3 5 (21.74%) Scrum
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (13.04%) Rapid Prototyping
5 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
5 3 (13.04%) User Experience Design
6 2 (8.70%) CAD
6 2 (8.70%) Analytics
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Product Management
7 1 (4.35%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (82.61%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Adobe
2 1 (4.35%) Alias
2 1 (4.35%) Autodesk