The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Designer
Rank 181 213 220
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Designer 24 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.11% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.12% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 1
Average daily rate
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£274 £180 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.08% -40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £223 £200 £113
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +77.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5428 6572 7202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.03% 92.50% 92.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3959 4830 5240
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 169 170
Average hourly rate £18.46 £20.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.70% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.66 £51.00 £41.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Digital Designer
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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 25 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Digital Designer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Digital Designer Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

Digital Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 27 (58.70%) HTML
1 27 (58.70%) CSS
1 27 (58.70%) Adobe
2 25 (54.35%) Photoshop
3 24 (52.17%) Social Media
4 23 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 22 (47.83%) Android
6 21 (45.65%) InDesign
7 19 (41.30%) Flash
7 19 (41.30%) iPhone
8 6 (13.04%) DoubleClick
8 6 (13.04%) ActionScript
8 6 (13.04%) Retail
8 6 (13.04%) ActionScript 3.0
9 4 (8.70%) Banking
9 4 (8.70%) Content Management
9 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.70%) jQuery
10 2 (4.35%) HTML5
10 2 (4.35%) Graphic Design
10 2 (4.35%) Online Banking
10 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.35%) Web Design
11 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (2.17%) Internet
11 1 (2.17%) Finance
11 1 (2.17%) Marketing
11 1 (2.17%) Degree
11 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
11 1 (2.17%) Usability Testing

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 25 (54.35%) Photoshop
2 23 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 21 (45.65%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Internet
General
1 6 (13.04%) Retail
2 4 (8.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (58.70%) HTML
1 27 (58.70%) CSS
2 19 (41.30%) Flash
3 4 (8.70%) jQuery
4 2 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (52.17%) Social Media
2 19 (41.30%) iPhone
3 2 (4.35%) Online Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.17%) FMCG
4 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (47.83%) Android
2 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce
1 4 (8.70%) Content Management
2 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (4.35%) Web Design
3 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (2.17%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Usability Testing
3 1 (2.17%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (2.17%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) ActionScript
1 6 (13.04%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) Degree
1 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 27 (58.70%) Adobe
2 6 (13.04%) DoubleClick