The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Graphic Design in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Graphic Design over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graphic Design
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 101 105 109
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4  
Contract jobs citing Graphic Design 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.15% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.40% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £350 £419 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.41% +30.85%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £334 £330 £310
% change year-on-year +1.13% +6.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £10.30 £20.00
% change year-on-year +55.33% -48.50%  

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

Generic IT Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 426 506 431
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 31.77% 26.58% 24.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 342 263
Median daily rate £405 £388 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.51% +9.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 28
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.13 £13.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.76% +14.80%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £11.25 £10.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.24 £21.25 £20.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £29.00 £18.83
% change year-on-year -33.62% +54.05%  

Graphic Design
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing Graphic Design as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Graphic Design in West Yorkshire

Graphic Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Graphic Design in West Yorkshire

Graphic Design
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Graphic Design in West Yorkshire

Graphic Design
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Leeds +5 2 £350 -16.41%
Graphic Design
Yorkshire

Graphic Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Graphic Design.

1 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 2 (50.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (25.00%) Typography
3 1 (25.00%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (25.00%) Axure RP
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Flash
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) WAP
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (25.00%) W3C
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (25.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Psychology

Graphic Design
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (25.00%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
1 1 (25.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) UI Designer
2 1 (25.00%) UX Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Flash
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
1 1 (25.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) iPhone
2 1 (25.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Prototyping
1 2 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Psychology
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe