The first table below looks at the demand for the Digital Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 24 April 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 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Designer
Rank 360 361 407
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +46
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Designer 33 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.092% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.100% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 12
Average daily rate £286 £268 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £201 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £300 £311
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £250 £325
% change year-on-year
+48.00% -23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £47.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +79.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 - -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21611 20076 25837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.48% 92.78% 92.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15036 13591 16634
Average daily rate £425 £448 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.02% +0.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 407 578
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.85 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Digital Designer
England

Digital Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Digital Designer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Digital Designer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Digital Designer
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Digital Designer across the London region.

Digital Designer Daily Rate Trend in London

Digital Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Digital Designer across the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Digital Designer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Digital Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Digital Designer across the London region.

Digital Designer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Digital Designer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Designer within the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +21 22 £275 -8.33% 1
Digital Designer
England

Digital Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 33 (58.93%) HTML
2 31 (55.36%) Photoshop
3 30 (53.57%) CSS
4 28 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 18 (32.14%) Adobe
6 17 (30.36%) Social Media
7 15 (26.79%) Flash
8 12 (21.43%) Android
9 11 (19.64%) InDesign
9 11 (19.64%) Retail
10 10 (17.86%) Marketing
11 9 (16.07%) Content Management
11 9 (16.07%) iPhone
11 9 (16.07%) jQuery
12 8 (14.29%) Banking
12 8 (14.29%) E-Commerce
13 7 (12.50%) Finance
14 6 (10.71%) HTML5
15 5 (8.93%) Advertising
15 5 (8.93%) Graphic Design
16 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
16 4 (7.14%) Rapid Prototyping
17 3 (5.36%) Axure RP
17 3 (5.36%) CSS3
17 3 (5.36%) Spread Betting
17 3 (5.36%) ActionScript
17 3 (5.36%) Retail Banking
17 3 (5.36%) Web Design
18 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
18 2 (3.57%) Games

Digital Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.79%) CMS
1 1 (1.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 31 (55.36%) Photoshop
2 28 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (19.64%) InDesign
4 1 (1.79%) OmniGraffle
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Extranet
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.79%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (19.64%) Retail
2 10 (17.86%) Marketing
3 8 (14.29%) Banking
4 7 (12.50%) Finance
5 5 (8.93%) Advertising
6 3 (5.36%) Retail Banking
7 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
7 2 (3.57%) Games
8 1 (1.79%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (58.93%) HTML
2 30 (53.57%) CSS
3 15 (26.79%) Flash
4 9 (16.07%) jQuery
5 6 (10.71%) HTML5
6 3 (5.36%) CSS3
7 1 (1.79%) Semantic HTML
7 1 (1.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.36%) Social Media
2 9 (16.07%) iPhone
3 5 (8.93%) Graphic Design
4 3 (5.36%) Spread Betting
5 2 (3.57%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.57%) Online Banking
5 2 (3.57%) Contract for Difference
5 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.79%) Animation
6 1 (1.79%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.43%) Android
2 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.07%) Content Management
2 8 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 4 (7.14%) Rapid Prototyping
4 3 (5.36%) Web Design
5 2 (3.57%) Time Management
5 2 (3.57%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (1.79%) B2B
6 1 (1.79%) B2C
6 1 (1.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.79%) Pay per click
6 1 (1.79%) Email Marketing
6 1 (1.79%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.36%) ActionScript
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Adobe
2 1 (1.79%) DoubleClick
2 1 (1.79%) Facebook