Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Graphic Design in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Graphic Design over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Graphic Design
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 159 169
Rank change year-on-year +4 +10 +5
Contract jobs citing Graphic Design 4 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.097% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.71% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Berkshire median daily rate £305 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.24% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £293 £413 £408
90th Percentile £318 £438 £490
South East median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £11.50 -
South East median hourly rate - £11.50 -

Graphic Design is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1334 1265 1468
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 32.45% 29.28% 29.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 682 636 803
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £223 £228 £210
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +8.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 73 63
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.48 £19.63 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.93% -1.88% +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.44 £12.25 £11.99
90th Percentile £38.00 £48.00 £43.75
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.50 £19.03
% change year-on-year -14.89% +23.49% +12.87%

Graphic Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Graphic Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Graphic Design in Berkshire

Graphic Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Graphic Design in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Graphic Design in Berkshire

Graphic Design
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Graphic Design in Berkshire

Graphic Design
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Graphic Design within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury - 2 £305 -
Reading +5 1 - -
Bracknell +3 1 - -
Graphic Design
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Graphic Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Graphic Design.

1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Animation
2 1 (25.00%) Video Editing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Retail

Graphic Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Designer
2 2 (50.00%) Graphic Designer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Animation
2 1 (25.00%) Social Media
2 1 (25.00%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Infographics
2 1 (25.00%) Online Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Web Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft