The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Digital Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Digital Designer
London / City of London
Rank 146 141 183
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +42
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Designer 7 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.32% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.33% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 5
Median daily rate £400 £238 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.42% -36.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £465 £395
% change year-on-year
-24.73% +17.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - -

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
2802 3014 4841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.79% 95.53% 95.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2211 2375 3704
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 44 69
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.75 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.77% +6.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £11.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £53.00 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Digital Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Digital Designer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, Digital Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Digital Designer in the job title.

1 6 (50.00%) User Experience
2 4 (33.33%) HTML5
2 4 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (33.33%) Advertising
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) Adobe
2 4 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Web Usability
4 1 (8.33%) Social Media
4 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
4 1 (8.33%) Service Design
4 1 (8.33%) Usability Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) SEO
4 1 (8.33%) Publishing
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science

Digital Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
General
1 4 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Time Management
2 2 (16.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
3 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) SEO
3 1 (8.33%) Service Design
3 1 (8.33%) Usability Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
3 1 (8.33%) Web Usability
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Adobe