The table below looks at the statistics for the Digital Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Designer
Rank 194 193 194
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Designer 2 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.036% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £255 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £160 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £340 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £260 £250
% change year-on-year
+20.19% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Digital Designer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5189 6212 5579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.83% 93.41% 93.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4020 4517 4147
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 110 147
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £12.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £34.30 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Digital Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Digital Designer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Digital Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Digital Designer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Digital Designer across the City of London region.

Digital Designer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Digital Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Digital Designer across the City of London region.

Digital Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Digital Designer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Digital Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Digital Designer in their job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (40.00%) Graphic Design
2 2 (40.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Social Media
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) iPhone
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) InDesign
3 1 (20.00%) Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Web 2.0
3 1 (20.00%) Intranet
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

Digital Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Digital Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Digital Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (20.00%) InDesign
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
2 2 (40.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (20.00%) iPhone
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Social Media
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (20.00%) Web Design
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Content Management
1 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe