The median contractor rate for a Visual Designer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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.

Visual Designer
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 544 587 613
Rank change year-on-year +43 +26  
Contract jobs requiring a Visual Designer 44 33 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.067% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.070% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 23 10
Median daily rate £400 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -16.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £283 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £460 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £300 £338
% change year-on-year +27.91% -11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40726 46972 48452
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.73% 95.05% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26580 31013 30938
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1241 1367 1887
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.25 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Visual Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Visual Designer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Designer in England

Visual Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visual Designer in England

Visual Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Designer in England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visual Designer in England

Visual Designer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Visual Designer in England

Visual 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 Visual Designer within the England region over the 3 months to 23 June 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 +13 32 £400 +5.26% 1
South West +12 8 £425 +30.76%
South East +8 3 £375 +36.36%
Yorkshire +26 1 £388 +29.16%
Visual Designer
UK

Visual Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Visual Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Visual Designer in the job title.

1 47 (60.26%) Finance
2 42 (53.85%) Adobe
3 36 (46.15%) HTML
4 34 (43.59%) CSS
5 32 (41.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 28 (35.90%) Marketing
6 28 (35.90%) Visualisation
6 28 (35.90%) Data Visualisation
7 27 (34.62%) User Experience
8 25 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (25.64%) Telecoms
10 18 (23.08%) Cash Management
10 18 (23.08%) Android
11 17 (21.79%) Apple iOS
12 14 (17.95%) Photoshop
13 13 (16.67%) Banking
13 13 (16.67%) Scrum
14 12 (15.38%) Degree
15 11 (14.10%) Adobe Illustrator
16 8 (10.26%) Material Design
17 7 (8.97%) Wireframes
17 7 (8.97%) Mobile App
17 7 (8.97%) HTML5
18 6 (7.69%) Financial Institution
18 6 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
18 6 (7.69%) Prototyping
19 5 (6.41%) Typography
20 4 (5.13%) Graphic Design
20 4 (5.13%) Axure RP
20 4 (5.13%) CSS3

Visual 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 32 (41.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 14 (17.95%) Photoshop
3 11 (14.10%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (3.85%) InVision
5 2 (2.56%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (2.56%) InDesign
6 1 (1.28%) Fireworks
6 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (1.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Axure RP
2 2 (2.56%) JIRA
3 1 (1.28%) Dreamweaver
General
1 47 (60.26%) Finance
2 28 (35.90%) Marketing
3 20 (25.64%) Telecoms
4 13 (16.67%) Banking
5 6 (7.69%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.56%) Games
6 2 (2.56%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.28%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (46.15%) HTML
2 34 (43.59%) CSS
3 8 (10.26%) Material Design
4 7 (8.97%) HTML5
5 4 (5.13%) CSS3
6 2 (2.56%) Flash
7 1 (1.28%) Ajax
7 1 (1.28%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 27 (34.62%) User Experience
2 7 (8.97%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.13%) Graphic Design
4 2 (2.56%) Fintech
5 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.28%) Derivative
5 1 (1.28%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.28%) Motion Graphics
5 1 (1.28%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Photography
5 1 (1.28%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.08%) Android
2 17 (21.79%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.28%) Windows
3 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.90%) Data Visualisation
1 28 (35.90%) Visualisation
2 25 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (23.08%) Cash Management
4 13 (16.67%) Scrum
5 7 (8.97%) Wireframes
6 6 (7.69%) Prototyping
7 5 (6.41%) Typography
8 3 (3.85%) Analytics
8 3 (3.85%) E-Commerce
8 3 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (3.85%) Web Design
8 3 (3.85%) Web Development
8 3 (3.85%) Workflow
9 2 (2.56%) B2B
9 2 (2.56%) Investment Management
9 2 (2.56%) Project Management
9 2 (2.56%) Time Management
9 2 (2.56%) Usability Testing
9 2 (2.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (2.56%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 42 (53.85%) Adobe
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft
London
Premier Media
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
JobHoller
Rate: £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago