Period
to 20 April 2018

The median contractor rate for an Artworker was £200 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 April 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
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 862 836 886
Rank change year-on-year -26 +50 -23
Contract jobs requiring an Artworker 22 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.013% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.014% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 6
UK median daily rate £200 £173 £214
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% -19.30% +8.23%
10th Percentile £164 £109 £160
90th Percentile £365 £195 £316
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £173 £175
% change year-on-year +15.94% -1.43% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £28.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 96,041 87,961 101,443
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.93% 94.86% 95.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 63,193 57,163 65,399
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £250
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,954 3,023 3,334
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.96 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.43% -2.77% +14.71%
10th Percentile £10.80 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.56 £48.75 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -2.78% -5.26% +15.15%

Artworker
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Artworker in the UK

Artworker
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Artworker in the UK

Artworker
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Artworker over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Artworker in the UK

Artworker
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Artworker in the UK

Artworker
Top 9 Contract Locations

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 over the 6 months to 20 April 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
England -19 22 £200 +15.94% 2
UK excluding London -14 13 £200 +15.94% 2
London -44 9 £200 -
South East -9 8 £363 +85.90% 1
South West - 2 £200 -
East Midlands - 2 £165 - 1
Midlands - 2 £165 - 1
North of England -12 1 £300 +87.50%
North West -19 1 £300 +87.50%

Artworker Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 featuring Artworker in the job title.

1 17 (77.27%) Photoshop
2 12 (54.55%) Adobe
3 9 (40.91%) CMS
3 9 (40.91%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (40.91%) HTML
4 7 (31.82%) Graphic Design
5 6 (27.27%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (27.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 5 (22.73%) Typography
6 5 (22.73%) CSS
7 4 (18.18%) InDesign
7 4 (18.18%) User Experience
7 4 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (13.64%) Digital Media
8 3 (13.64%) Web Design
8 3 (13.64%) Flash
8 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
8 3 (13.64%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
9 2 (9.09%) Finance
9 2 (9.09%) Advertising
9 2 (9.09%) Social Media
9 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (9.09%) Retail
9 2 (9.09%) Multimedia
9 2 (9.09%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (9.09%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 1 (4.55%) Self-Motivation

Artworker Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 9 (40.91%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (77.27%) Photoshop
2 9 (40.91%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (27.27%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (18.18%) InDesign
5 2 (9.09%) Adobe After Effects
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (9.09%) Advertising
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Multimedia
1 2 (9.09%) Retail
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Automotive
2 1 (4.55%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) HTML
2 5 (22.73%) CSS
3 3 (13.64%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Graphic Design
2 4 (18.18%) User Experience
3 3 (13.64%) Digital Media
4 2 (9.09%) Social Media
5 1 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Typography
2 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
2 3 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (13.64%) Web Design
3 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.09%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) SEO
4 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Adobe