Overview

Sign of the times: Clients have limited design outsourcing, constraining revenue growth

The Specialised Design Services market research report provides key industry analysis and industry statistics, measures market size, analyzes current and future industry trends and shows market share for the industry’s largest companies. IBISWorld publishes the largest collection of industry reports so you can see an industry’s supply chain, economic drivers and key buyers and markets.

REPORT SNAPSHOT

Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share in this industry
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$5bn
Annual Growth
2013 - 2018
1.3%
Annual Growth
2018 - 2023
Profit
Employment
23,693
Business
14,349

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Adoption of online platforms has increased demand for industry's web design services
  • Increased online connectivity has created greater demand for web-based design services
  • The proliferation of mobile devices is projected to contribute to industry growth

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    Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

    Companies in the Specialised Design Services industry provide a range of professional design services for clients across many industries. Clients often require industry designers to create logos, brochures, leaflets, advertising material, websites and other products. The downstream Advertising Agencies industry drives a large proportion of industry demand. Design firms and freelance designers benefit from advertising firms' and other companies' internal marketing departments outsourcing visual design work. However, this trend has declined over the past five years, limiting industry revenue growth. However, greater household consumption expenditure and an increasing number of home renovations have lifted demand for interior design over the period...

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    Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter

    The industry provides a range of specialised design services to clients with differing needs. Generally, the skills of industry workers are limited to a subset of services. Hence, most businesses do not cover the entire industry but, rather, offer a certain area of expertise.

    Graphic design services

    Graphic design services account for the industry's largest service segment, and primarily involve designing and producing images for clients. This segment includes digital-image creation, development and management, 3D imaging for product models and packaging, digital photography, and various graphic arts consulting services. Production in this segment is now almost exclusively carried out using computer software. Ove..

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    Additional Insights for the Specialised Design Services Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Specialised Design Services Industry are

  • Access to niche markets
  • Having a loyal customer base
  • Highly trained workforce
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Demand from advertising agencies and Household consumption expenditure in the Specialised Design Services industry impact industry performance..

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    Industry Products

    What is the Specialised Design Services Industry?

    Industry firms plan, design and manage the production of printed materials, digital content, packaging, signage systems and corporate identification (logos). The industry includes graphic designers exclusively engaged in generating drawings and illustrations that require technical accuracy or interpretative skills. Architectural, engineering, computer system and set design services are excluded from the industry.

    Industry Products
    Graphic design services
    Signwriting services
    Interior design services
    Other specialised design services
    Industry Activities
    Commercial art design services
    Fashion design services
    Graphic design services
    Interior design services
    Jewellery design services
    Signwriting services
    Textile design services
    Ticket writing services
    Website design services

    Table of Contents

    About this Industry
    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry at a Glance
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Industry Performance
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Demand from advertising agencies
  • Household consumption expenditure
  • Business confidence index
  • Demand from internet publishing and broadcasting
  • Demand from manufacturing
  • Number of businesses

  • Current Performance
  • Downstream demand
  • Digital design
  • Technology and competition
  • Industry structure
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Downstream demand
  • Technology and digitalisation
  • Table: Specialised Design Services Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Specialised Design Services Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Manufacturing
  • Women's and Girls' Wear Manufacturing
  • Newspaper Publishing
  • Jewellery Manufacturing
  • Retail Trade
  • Computer System Design Services
  • Advertising Services
  • Consumers

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Computer and Software Retailing
  • Professional Photographic Services

  • Products & Services
  • Graphic design services
  • Other specialised design services
  • Interior design services
  • Signwriting services
  • Chart: Specialised Design Services Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Advertising agencies
  • Businesses
  • Households
  • Publishers
  • Manufacturers
  • Retailers and wholesalers
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Specialised Design Services Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Competitive Landscape
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Specialised Design Services

  • Basis of Competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Specialised Design Services Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    There are no major players in this industry
    Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Specialised Design Services Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Key Statistics
    Table: Industry Data for the Specialised Design Services Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2009-2023)
  • Industry Gross Product (2009-2023)
  • Establishments (2009-2023)
  • Businesses (2009-2023)
  • Employment (2009-2023)
  • Wages (2009-2023)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Jargon & Glossary
    Branding
  • Changing a company's brand or visual identity to align with what the company wants to represent. This type of work has increased as companies increasingly market themselves online.
  • Crowdsourcing
  • A method of finding solutions or ideas to complete a job from a large online community. This can be useful to find quick and cheap labour.
  • Web Design
  • Design of websites is increasingly important to companies, in particular the integration of advertising into websites while maintaining the effectiveness of the site.
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    • Historical data and analysis for the key drivers of this industry
    • A five-year forecast of the market and noted trends
    • Detailed research and segmentation for the main products and markets
    • An assessment of the competitive landscape and market shares for major companies
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