Period
to 21 July 2018

The median contractor rate for an Artworker was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in the UK excluding London during the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

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.

Artworker
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 644 631 685
Rank change year-on-year -13 +54 -16
Contract jobs requiring an Artworker 7 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.013% 0.006% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.006% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £165 £106
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +81.82% +55.29% -35.61%
10th Percentile £250 £157 £84
90th Percentile £350 £184 £133
UK median daily rate £233 £175 £225
% change year-on-year +32.86% -22.22% +13.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - £35.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. 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
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies in the UK excluding London with a recognized job title 52,734 48,879 59,176
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.02% 95.04% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,995 29,637 36,032
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £230
90th Percentile £569 £550 £538
UK median daily rate £450 £428 £425
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.59% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,451 2,361 2,536
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.89% +11.76%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.75 £46.25
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -2.63% +8.57%

Artworker
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings that featured Artworker in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Artworker in the UK excluding London

Artworker
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Artworker in the UK excluding London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Artworker in the UK excluding London

Artworker
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Artworker in the UK excluding London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Artworker in the UK excluding London

Artworker
Contract Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Artworker within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. 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
South East - 5 - -
North West -12 1 £300 +73.91%
North of England -16 1 £300 +73.91%
South West - 1 - -
Artworker
UK

Artworker Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, Artworker 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 UK excluding London region featuring Artworker in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Photoshop
1 6 (85.71%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (71.43%) Graphic Design
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) Flash
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) CMS
4 2 (28.57%) Web Design
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Multimedia
4 2 (28.57%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (28.57%) Adobe
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) Digital Media
4 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (28.57%) User Experience
4 2 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (14.29%) Typography
5 1 (14.29%) SEO

Artworker Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 3 (42.86%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (85.71%) Photoshop
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (28.57%) Multimedia
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) Flash
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Graphic Design
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Media
2 2 (28.57%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) SEO
3 1 (14.29%) Typography
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe