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 January 2015 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graphic Design
Rank 182 204 182
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -22
Contract jobs citing Graphic Design 14 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.068% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.73% 0.18% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 8
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.29% -10.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £119 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £518 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £288 £285
% change year-on-year
+21.73% +0.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.35 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.47% +57.14%
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
1918 2267 2082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.78% 38.33% 36.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1502 1649 1614
Average daily rate £470 £500 £485
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% +3.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 39 51
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £16.50 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.05 £42.50 £90.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

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 January 2015.

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 January 2015, 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 19 (63.33%) User Experience
2 15 (50.00%) Photoshop
3 14 (46.67%) HTML
4 10 (33.33%) CSS
4 10 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 8 (26.67%) Adobe
5 8 (26.67%) HTML5
6 6 (20.00%) Information Architecture
6 6 (20.00%) Finance
6 6 (20.00%) Degree
7 5 (16.67%) .NET
7 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
8 4 (13.33%) CSS3
8 4 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (13.33%) Web Development
8 4 (13.33%) jQuery
8 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
8 4 (13.33%) Financial Institution
8 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (13.33%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
9 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (10.00%) DHTML
9 3 (10.00%) Fixed Income
9 3 (10.00%) CINEMA 4D
9 3 (10.00%) Equities
9 3 (10.00%) Web Design
9 3 (10.00%) QlikView
9 3 (10.00%) Human Factors

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2 (6.67%) CMS
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) ArcGIS
2 1 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 10 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (13.33%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (10.00%) CINEMA 4D
4 3 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (3.33%) MS Project
5 1 (3.33%) MS Office
5 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (3.33%) OmniGraffle
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Intranet
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Axure RP
2 2 (6.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (3.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.33%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.67%) Front Office
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Multimedia
4 1 (3.33%) Advertising
4 1 (3.33%) Games
4 1 (3.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Designer
2 5 (16.67%) UX Designer
2 5 (16.67%) Visual Designer
3 4 (13.33%) UI Designer
3 4 (13.33%) Graphic Designer
3 4 (13.33%) Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Motion Graphics Designer
4 3 (10.00%) QlikView Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Designer
5 2 (6.67%) Web Designer
5 2 (6.67%) Lead Designer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Author
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Author
6 1 (3.33%) Instructional Designer
6 1 (3.33%) Interface Designer
6 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) HTML
2 10 (33.33%) CSS
3 8 (26.67%) HTML5
4 5 (16.67%) .NET
5 4 (13.33%) CSS3
5 4 (13.33%) jQuery
6 3 (10.00%) DHTML
6 3 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (6.67%) XML
8 1 (3.33%) XSLT
8 1 (3.33%) Flash
8 1 (3.33%) JSP
8 1 (3.33%) Apache Flex
8 1 (3.33%) Sphinx
Miscellaneous
1 19 (63.33%) User Experience
2 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 3 (10.00%) Fixed Income
3 3 (10.00%) Equities
3 3 (10.00%) Human Factors
3 3 (10.00%) Motion Graphics
3 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.33%) GIS
5 1 (3.33%) Web 2.0
5 1 (3.33%) E-Learning
5 1 (3.33%) Photography
5 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.33%) Psychology
5 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.33%) BBC
5 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (3.33%) Open Source
5 1 (3.33%) Learning Management System
5 1 (3.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Information Architecture
2 4 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (13.33%) Web Development
2 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (10.00%) Web Design
3 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.67%) Analytics
4 2 (6.67%) Scrum
4 2 (6.67%) Content Management
4 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.33%) Project Management
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.33%) MVC
5 1 (3.33%) SEO
5 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.33%) UX Design
5 1 (3.33%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.33%) Python
2 1 (3.33%) C#
2 1 (3.33%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Adobe
2 2 (6.67%) Apple
3 1 (3.33%) ESRI
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Sitecore
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