The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Graphic Design 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 Graphic Design over the 3 months to 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graphic Design
Rank 189 219 205
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -14
Contract jobs citing Graphic Design 16 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% 0.33% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 5
Average daily rate
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£300 £575 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.82% +96.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £221 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £600 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £273 £350
% change year-on-year
+28.44% -22.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £28.75 £13.17
% change year-on-year
-51.30% +118.29%
Graphic Design
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2086 2701 2635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.59% 37.96% 37.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1571 2047 1963
Average daily rate £470 £475 £498
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.05% -4.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £644
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 47 65
Average hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.69 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £41.53 £39.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -14.28%

Graphic Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Graphic Design across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Graphic Design Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Graphic Design
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 Graphic Design across the City of London region.

Graphic Design Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Graphic Design
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Graphic Design across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Graphic Design Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Graphic Design
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 Graphic Design across the City of London region.

Graphic Design Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Graphic Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Graphic Design also 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 that cited Graphic Design.

1 16 (72.73%) Photoshop
2 12 (54.55%) User Experience
3 11 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (40.91%) Adobe
5 7 (31.82%) Adobe After Effects
6 6 (27.27%) HTML
6 6 (27.27%) Degree
7 5 (22.73%) Mobile App
8 4 (18.18%) Marketing
8 4 (18.18%) Web Development
8 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (13.64%) Finance
9 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
9 3 (13.64%) CMS
9 3 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (13.64%) CINEMA 4D
9 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
9 3 (13.64%) MS Office
9 3 (13.64%) CSS
9 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
9 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
9 3 (13.64%) Internet
9 3 (13.64%) Android
9 3 (13.64%) Motion Graphics
9 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
9 3 (13.64%) Social Media
9 3 (13.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
10 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013

Graphic Design
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Graphic Design also 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 that cited Graphic Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) CMS
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) ArcGIS
3 1 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 16 (72.73%) Photoshop
2 11 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (31.82%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (13.64%) CINEMA 4D
4 3 (13.64%) MS Office
4 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
4 3 (13.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (9.09%) InDesign
6 1 (4.55%) MS Project
6 1 (4.55%) FreeHand
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Internet
2 2 (9.09%) Intranet
3 1 (4.55%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (9.09%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.55%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (18.18%) Marketing
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.09%) Publishing
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Multimedia
4 1 (4.55%) Games
4 1 (4.55%) German Language
4 1 (4.55%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Designer
2 5 (22.73%) Visual Designer
3 4 (18.18%) Graphic Designer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Designer
4 3 (13.64%) Motion Graphics Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Visual Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Web Editor
5 2 (9.09%) Web Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.55%) UI Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Interface Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Author
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Author
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Designer
6 1 (4.55%) UX Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Creative Web Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Digital Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) HTML
2 3 (13.64%) CSS
3 2 (9.09%) .NET
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Flex
4 1 (4.55%) XML
4 1 (4.55%) Flash
4 1 (4.55%) Sphinx
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) User Experience
2 5 (22.73%) Mobile App
3 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 3 (13.64%) Motion Graphics
3 3 (13.64%) Social Media
4 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (9.09%) Wiki
5 1 (4.55%) BBC
5 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (4.55%) GIS
5 1 (4.55%) Open Source
5 1 (4.55%) Photography
5 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.55%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Android
1 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Phone
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Web Development
1 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 2 (9.09%) UX Design
2 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
2 2 (9.09%) Scrum
2 2 (9.09%) Document Management
2 2 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (9.09%) Migration
2 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (9.09%) Web Design
3 1 (4.55%) SEO
3 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Usability Testing
3 1 (4.55%) Product Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
3 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.55%) Project Management
3 1 (4.55%) Web Usability
3 1 (4.55%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Adobe
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Nokia
3 2 (9.09%) Apple
4 1 (4.55%) ESRI
4 1 (4.55%) Sitecore
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