Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Industrial Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Industrial Design over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

Industrial Design
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 887 876 866
Rank change year-on-year -11 -10 -6
Contract jobs citing Industrial Design 9 10 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.010% 0.024%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.010% 0.011% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 10
UK median daily rate £450 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +15.15% -12.23%
10th Percentile £313 £408 £334
90th Percentile £485 £533 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK median hourly rate £30.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 - -

Industrial Design is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 87050 88088 93684
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.46% 83.89% 81.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 58011 58216 60663
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £635 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2044 2370 2759
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £23.72 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.15% +5.40% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.37 £11.25 £11.28
90th Percentile £49.93 £48.75 £47.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year - +1.05% +18.75%

Industrial Design
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Industrial Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Industrial Design in the UK

Industrial Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Industrial Design in the UK

Industrial Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Industrial Design over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Industrial Design in the UK

Industrial Design
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Industrial Design in the UK

Industrial Design
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Industrial Design within the UK over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 -8 9 £450 -5.26% 5
London -12 7 £450 -5.26% 1
UK excluding London - 2 £325 - 4
Midlands - 1 - - 3
West Midlands - 1 - - 3
East of England - 1 £325 - 1

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Industrial Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Industrial Design.

1 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
1 8 (88.89%) User Experience
2 7 (77.78%) Wireframes
2 7 (77.78%) Marketing
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) CSS
3 6 (66.67%) Adobe
3 6 (66.67%) Project Management
4 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
4 5 (55.56%) Web Development
4 5 (55.56%) Psychology
4 5 (55.56%) Human Factors
4 5 (55.56%) RIA
4 5 (55.56%) Usability Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Product Management
4 5 (55.56%) Information Architecture
4 5 (55.56%) HTML5
4 5 (55.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 5 (55.56%) MS Visio
4 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
4 5 (55.56%) Cognitive Psychology
4 5 (55.56%) Conceptual Models
4 5 (55.56%) Axure RP
5 4 (44.44%) CSS3
5 4 (44.44%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (22.22%) Graphic Design
6 2 (22.22%) Prototyping
7 1 (11.11%) InVision
7 1 (11.11%) Marvel

Industrial Design
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 1 (11.11%) Marvel
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Visio
2 4 (44.44%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (11.11%) InVision
3 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Axure RP
1 5 (55.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 7 (77.78%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Automotive
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
1 5 (55.56%) User Experience Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Designer
3 2 (22.22%) UI Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Interaction Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile UI Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile UI/UX Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile UX Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior User Experience Architect
4 1 (11.11%) UI/UX Designer
4 1 (11.11%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) HTML5
4 4 (44.44%) CSS3
5 1 (11.11%) Framer.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) User Experience
2 5 (55.56%) RIA
3 2 (22.22%) Graphic Design
4 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
4 1 (11.11%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Wireframes
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
3 5 (55.56%) Cognitive Psychology
3 5 (55.56%) Conceptual Models
3 5 (55.56%) Human Factors
3 5 (55.56%) Information Architecture
3 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
3 5 (55.56%) Product Management
3 5 (55.56%) Psychology
3 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) Usability Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Web Development
4 2 (22.22%) Prototyping
5 1 (11.11%) Android Development
5 1 (11.11%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (11.11%) Gantt Chart
5 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) Cadence