The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Graphic Design in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Graphic Design over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graphic Design
UK / England
Rank 525 563 523
Rank change year-on-year +38 -40  
Contract jobs citing Graphic Design 41 52 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.099% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.34% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 34 49
Median daily rate £338 £343 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.45% +14.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £208 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £468 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £334 £330 £215
% change year-on-year +1.13% +53.48%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Median hourly rate £18.25 £18.28 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.13% -24.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £10.09 £13.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.05 £26.25 £28.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £10.15 £20.00
% change year-on-year +57.63% -49.25%  

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

Generic IT Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 13286 15358 15065
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 32.06% 31.30% 30.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8613 10133 9192
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 500 523 637
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.32%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.43 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £43.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

Graphic Design
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Graphic Design as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Graphic Design in England

Graphic Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Graphic Design in England

Graphic Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Graphic Design in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Graphic Design in England

Graphic Design
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Graphic Design in England

Graphic Design
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 Graphic Design within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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
London +31 27 £413 +26.92% 7
South East +12 4 £330 +65.00% 2
East of England -11 3 - - 1
Yorkshire +18 2 £350 -16.41% 1
West Midlands +15 2 £320 - 2
South West +4 2 £278 -33.73%
North West +25 1 £350 - 2
Graphic Design
UK

Graphic Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 England region with a requirement for Graphic Design.

1 39 (44.32%) HTML
2 38 (43.18%) User Experience
3 37 (42.05%) CSS
4 33 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 26 (29.55%) Photoshop
5 26 (29.55%) HTML5
6 23 (26.14%) Adobe Illustrator
7 20 (22.73%) Wireframes
8 19 (21.59%) CSS3
8 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (20.45%) Web Design
9 18 (20.45%) Adobe
9 18 (20.45%) Front End Development
10 16 (18.18%) AngularJS
10 16 (18.18%) Web Development
10 16 (18.18%) Degree
11 15 (17.05%) Responsive Web Design
12 14 (15.91%) Sass
12 14 (15.91%) Marketing
12 14 (15.91%) Microsoft
13 13 (14.77%) Grunt
13 13 (14.77%) gulp
14 12 (13.64%) LESS
14 12 (13.64%) Jasmine
14 12 (13.64%) REST
14 12 (13.64%) Ajax
14 12 (13.64%) MVC
14 12 (13.64%) Finance
14 12 (13.64%) Java
15 11 (12.50%) JSON

Graphic Design
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.41%) CMS
3 1 (1.14%) IIS
3 1 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 26 (29.55%) Photoshop
2 23 (26.14%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (7.95%) Adobe After Effects
4 6 (6.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (5.68%) InDesign
6 4 (4.55%) MS Office
7 3 (3.41%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (2.27%) InVision
8 2 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (2.27%) Pixate
9 1 (1.14%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (1.14%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (1.14%) Camtasia
9 1 (1.14%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
9 1 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) Office 365
2 3 (3.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.36%) DNS
1 10 (11.36%) HTTP
1 10 (11.36%) SSL
2 5 (5.68%) Internet
2 5 (5.68%) Intranet
3 1 (1.14%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (14.77%) Grunt
1 13 (14.77%) gulp
2 12 (13.64%) Jasmine
3 11 (12.50%) Bower
4 10 (11.36%) JSHint
4 10 (11.36%) Karma Test Runner
4 10 (11.36%) Protractor
4 10 (11.36%) QUnit
4 10 (11.36%) Selenium
4 10 (11.36%) webpack
5 9 (10.23%) Maven
6 5 (5.68%) Axure RP
6 5 (5.68%) Dreamweaver
7 4 (4.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 4 (4.55%) Git (software)
8 3 (3.41%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.27%) IntelliJ
9 2 (2.27%) Mercurial
9 2 (2.27%) PhantomJS
9 2 (2.27%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (15.91%) Marketing
2 12 (13.64%) Finance
3 9 (10.23%) Publishing
4 4 (4.55%) Games
4 4 (4.55%) Multimedia
4 4 (4.55%) Retail
5 3 (3.41%) Banking
6 1 (1.14%) Advertising
6 1 (1.14%) French Language
6 1 (1.14%) Interactive Media
6 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (45.45%) Designer
2 29 (32.95%) Developer
3 18 (20.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 13 (14.77%) UI Designer
5 11 (12.50%) UX Designer
6 8 (9.09%) UI Developer
7 7 (7.95%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 7 (7.95%) UI/UX Designer
7 7 (7.95%) Web Developer
8 6 (6.82%) Author
8 6 (6.82%) Consultant
8 6 (6.82%) Technical Author
8 6 (6.82%) Web UI Developer
9 5 (5.68%) Digital Designer
9 5 (5.68%) HTML Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Applications Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Graphic Designer
10 4 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Junior
10 4 (4.55%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (44.32%) HTML
2 37 (42.05%) CSS
3 26 (29.55%) HTML5
4 19 (21.59%) CSS3
5 16 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 14 (15.91%) Sass
7 12 (13.64%) Ajax
7 12 (13.64%) LESS
7 12 (13.64%) REST
8 11 (12.50%) jQuery
8 11 (12.50%) JSON
8 11 (12.50%) React
9 10 (11.36%) .NET
9 10 (11.36%) Backbone.js
9 10 (11.36%) Compass CSS Framework
9 10 (11.36%) DOM
9 10 (11.36%) Ember.js
9 10 (11.36%) JSLint
10 8 (9.09%) .NET Framework
10 8 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 38 (43.18%) User Experience
2 10 (11.36%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.82%) iPhone
4 5 (5.68%) Animation
4 5 (5.68%) Digital Media
4 5 (5.68%) Social Media
5 4 (4.55%) Photography
6 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.41%) Data Structures
6 3 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.27%) e-Learning
7 2 (2.27%) Motion Graphics
8 1 (1.14%) Blog
8 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.14%) iPad
8 1 (1.14%) NHS
8 1 (1.14%) Podcast
8 1 (1.14%) Taxonomies
8 1 (1.14%) Video Editing
8 1 (1.14%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.09%) Android
2 7 (7.95%) Linux
3 5 (5.68%) Windows
4 3 (3.41%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.73%) Wireframes
2 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (20.45%) Front End Development
3 18 (20.45%) Web Design
4 16 (18.18%) Web Development
5 15 (17.05%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (13.64%) MVC
7 9 (10.23%) Prototyping
8 8 (9.09%) Analytics
9 7 (7.95%) Project Management
9 7 (7.95%) Typography
9 7 (7.95%) Visualisation
10 5 (5.68%) Infographics
11 4 (4.55%) Data Visualisation
11 4 (4.55%) Release Management
11 4 (4.55%) Scrum
11 4 (4.55%) UX Design
12 3 (3.41%) Content Management
12 3 (3.41%) Enterprise Architecture
12 3 (3.41%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 12 (13.64%) Java
3 5 (5.68%) TypeScript
4 3 (3.41%) C#
5 2 (2.27%) Dart
5 2 (2.27%) ECMAScript
6 1 (1.14%) C++
6 1 (1.14%) Perl
6 1 (1.14%) PHP
6 1 (1.14%) Python
6 1 (1.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) QA
1 1 (1.14%) WCAG
Vendors
1 18 (20.45%) Adobe
2 14 (15.91%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.41%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.14%) Google
5 1 (1.14%) Sitecore
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