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 24 June 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 122 119
Contract jobs citing Graphic Design 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.049% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.14% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £363 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.43%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £306
% change year-on-year +11.11% +17.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £10.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year - -65.14%  

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 437 706 631
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 30.99% 34.41% 29.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 451 442
Median daily rate £400 £413 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +14.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £555 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 19
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -21.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.67 £10.66 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £17.08 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £18.69
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.38%  

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Graphic Design in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Graphic Design in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Typography
2 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (50.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Flash
2 1 (50.00%) WAP
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) W3C
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (50.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone

Graphic Design
Co-occurring 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 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Designer
2 1 (50.00%) UI Designer
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Flash
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (50.00%) Typography
1 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe