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 3 months to 29 June 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 608 632 635
Rank change year-on-year +24 +3  
Contract jobs citing Industrial Design 6 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.032% 0.016%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.015% 0.038% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 6
Median daily rate £450 £450 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £567 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate - £450 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - -

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 39787 44801 45267
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.46% 83.41% 80.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 99353 111983 101262
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £283 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3077 2943 3102
Median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.07% +1.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £50.78 £51.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

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 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 4 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 3 months to 29 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
England +17 6 £450 - 3
London -5 5 £450 -5.26% 1
UK excluding London +63 1 - - 2
South West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) MS Visio
1 5 (83.33%) Adobe
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 5 (83.33%) Marketing
1 5 (83.33%) Web Development
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
1 5 (83.33%) Psychology
1 5 (83.33%) Human Factors
1 5 (83.33%) RIA
1 5 (83.33%) Usability Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Product Management
1 5 (83.33%) Information Architecture
1 5 (83.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 5 (83.33%) Axure RP
1 5 (83.33%) Mentoring
1 5 (83.33%) User Experience
1 5 (83.33%) Wireframes
1 5 (83.33%) Cognitive Psychology
1 5 (83.33%) Conceptual Models
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) OmniGraffle
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite

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:

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Visio
2 4 (66.67%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Axure RP
1 5 (83.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 5 (83.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
1 5 (83.33%) User Experience Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Senior User Experience Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) RIA
1 5 (83.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Cognitive Psychology
1 5 (83.33%) Conceptual Models
1 5 (83.33%) Human Factors
1 5 (83.33%) Information Architecture
1 5 (83.33%) Mentoring
1 5 (83.33%) Product Management
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
1 5 (83.33%) Psychology
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 5 (83.33%) Usability Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Web Development
1 5 (83.33%) Wireframes
2 1 (16.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Adobe