Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Graphic Design in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Graphic Design over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Graphic Design
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 204 164
Rank change year-on-year +22 -40 +16
Contract jobs citing Graphic Design 2 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.041% 0.032% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.12% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
West Midlands median daily rate - £165 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -42.61% -4.96%
England median daily rate £350 £355 £325
% change year-on-year -1.41% +9.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £24.25
England median hourly rate £32.75 £31.25 £16.84
% change year-on-year +4.80% +85.57% -6.44%

Graphic Design is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1343 1726 1370
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 27.75% 28.00% 27.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 863 1051 812
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £395 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.90% +8.59% +3.93%
10th Percentile £216 £213 £213
90th Percentile £522 £541 £518
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 83 108
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £17.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.13% -9.09% -13.67%
10th Percentile £10.30 £10.80 £11.00
90th Percentile £34.50 £32.69 £43.75
England median hourly rate £20.55 £20.75 £19.08
% change year-on-year -0.96% +8.75% +6.00%

Graphic Design
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Graphic Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Graphic Design in the West Midlands

Graphic Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Graphic Design in the West Midlands

Graphic Design
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Graphic Design in the West Midlands

Graphic Design
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Graphic Design within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 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
Birmingham +7 2 - - 1
Graphic Design
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Graphic Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Graphic Design.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Axure RP
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 2 (100.00%) Material Design
1 2 (100.00%) Wireframes
1 2 (100.00%) UXPin

Graphic Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) UXPin
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Axure RP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 2 (100.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe