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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Designer
Rank 196 211 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Designer 4 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.068% 0.19% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 0
Average daily rate
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£277 £180 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.02% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £200 £200
% change year-on-year
+57.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £14.00 -
% change year-on-year
+110.71% -
Digital Designer
London

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
5425 6640 7304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.53% 92.34% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3981 4839 5227
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 133 183
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £27.50 £42.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Digital Designer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Digital Designer Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 23 (69.70%) Adobe
2 21 (63.64%) Photoshop
3 19 (57.58%) CSS
3 19 (57.58%) HTML
3 19 (57.58%) Adobe Illustrator
4 17 (51.52%) InDesign
4 17 (51.52%) Android
5 16 (48.48%) Social Media
6 15 (45.45%) iPhone
6 15 (45.45%) Flash
7 7 (21.21%) User Experience
8 6 (18.18%) ActionScript
8 6 (18.18%) ActionScript 3.0
8 6 (18.18%) DoubleClick
9 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (9.09%) Banking
10 2 (6.06%) Retail
10 2 (6.06%) Web Design
10 2 (6.06%) Graphic Design
10 2 (6.06%) HTML5
10 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (3.03%) Customer Engagement
11 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
11 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (3.03%) Usability Testing
11 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
11 1 (3.03%) FMCG
11 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
11 1 (3.03%) Online Banking
11 1 (3.03%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

Applications
1 21 (63.64%) Photoshop
2 19 (57.58%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (51.52%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
General
1 3 (9.09%) Banking
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (57.58%) HTML
1 19 (57.58%) CSS
2 15 (45.45%) Flash
3 2 (6.06%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (48.48%) Social Media
2 15 (45.45%) iPhone
3 7 (21.21%) User Experience
4 2 (6.06%) Graphic Design
5 1 (3.03%) FMCG
5 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.03%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 17 (51.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (6.06%) Web Design
3 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Usability Testing
3 1 (3.03%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) ActionScript
1 6 (18.18%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) Adobe
2 6 (18.18%) DoubleClick