Period
to 14 July 2020

The median contractor rate for a Creative Designer was £373 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in 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.

Creative Designer
UK > England
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 556 818 869
Rank change year-on-year +262 +51 -53
Contract jobs requiring a Creative Designer 2 3 8
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.006% 0.004% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.004% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Median daily rate £373 £500 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.50% +96.08% -15.00%
10th Percentile £323 £475 £188
90th Percentile £412 £525 £373
UK median daily rate £373 £500 £255
% change year-on-year -25.50% +96.08% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 33,476 80,281 90,465
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.66% 94.53% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,324 53,458 59,812
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £275
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,317 2,553 2,923
Median hourly rate £22.82 £20.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.10% +6.95% +1.08%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.17 £11.17
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.50 £48.75
Median hourly rate £22.61 £19.81 £18.00
% change year-on-year +14.16% +10.03% -3.74%

Creative Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Creative Designer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Creative Designer in England

Creative Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Creative Designer in England.

Daily rate trend for Creative Designer in England

Creative Designer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Creative Designer in England.

Hourly rate trend for Creative Designer in England

Creative Designer
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 14 July 2020. 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
London - 1 £420 -
Creative Designer
UK

Creative Designer Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, Creative Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region featuring Creative Designer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (50.00%) Animation
2 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) 3D Animation
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (50.00%) Infographics
2 1 (50.00%) Sketch

Creative Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (50.00%) Sketch
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (50.00%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) 3D Animation
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Infographics
1 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe