The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Designer
Rank 403 405 417
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Designer 22 25 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.090% 0.099% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.11% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 2
Average daily rate
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£280 £200 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £180 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £350 £270
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £200 £200
% change year-on-year
+57.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £14.00 -
% change year-on-year
+110.71% -
Digital Designer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22595 23409 24351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.27% 93.01% 93.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 15641 16101 16015
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 431 426 624
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +15 4 £277 +54.02%
Digital Designer
England

Digital Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 36 (60.00%) Photoshop
2 34 (56.67%) Adobe
2 34 (56.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 30 (50.00%) CSS
3 30 (50.00%) HTML
4 21 (35.00%) InDesign
4 21 (35.00%) User Experience
5 18 (30.00%) Flash
5 18 (30.00%) Android
5 18 (30.00%) Social Media
6 16 (26.67%) iPhone
7 10 (16.67%) Retail
8 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (13.33%) Banking
8 8 (13.33%) ActionScript 3.0
8 8 (13.33%) ActionScript
9 7 (11.67%) HTML5
9 7 (11.67%) Marketing
10 6 (10.00%) DoubleClick
10 6 (10.00%) Retail Banking
11 4 (6.67%) CSS3
11 4 (6.67%) Degree
11 4 (6.67%) E-Commerce
11 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
12 3 (5.00%) Fireworks
12 3 (5.00%) SEO
12 3 (5.00%) iPad
13 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
13 2 (3.33%) 3D Animation
13 2 (3.33%) Facebook

Digital Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (1.67%) CMS
1 1 (1.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 36 (60.00%) Photoshop
2 34 (56.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 21 (35.00%) InDesign
4 3 (5.00%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (3.33%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 10 (16.67%) Retail
2 8 (13.33%) Banking
3 7 (11.67%) Marketing
4 6 (10.00%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.33%) Finance
6 1 (1.67%) Publishing
6 1 (1.67%) Games
6 1 (1.67%) Electronics
6 1 (1.67%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (50.00%) HTML
1 30 (50.00%) CSS
2 18 (30.00%) Flash
3 7 (11.67%) HTML5
4 4 (6.67%) CSS3
5 1 (1.67%) Sass
5 1 (1.67%) LESS
5 1 (1.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.67%) XHTML
5 1 (1.67%) Ajax
5 1 (1.67%) jQuery
5 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (35.00%) User Experience
2 18 (30.00%) Social Media
3 16 (26.67%) iPhone
4 3 (5.00%) iPad
5 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.33%) Graphic Design
5 2 (3.33%) Animation
6 1 (1.67%) FMCG
6 1 (1.67%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.67%) Open Source
6 1 (1.67%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (30.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (6.67%) E-Commerce
3 3 (5.00%) SEO
4 2 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (3.33%) Web Design
4 2 (3.33%) Online Marketing
4 2 (3.33%) Rapid Prototyping
4 2 (3.33%) Time Management
4 2 (3.33%) 3D Animation
5 1 (1.67%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (1.67%) Customer Insight
5 1 (1.67%) Analytics
5 1 (1.67%) B2B
5 1 (1.67%) Web Analytics
5 1 (1.67%) Email Marketing
5 1 (1.67%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (1.67%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.33%) ActionScript
1 8 (13.33%) ActionScript 3.0
2 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.33%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 34 (56.67%) Adobe
2 6 (10.00%) DoubleClick
3 2 (3.33%) Facebook
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Stott & May
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Profiles Creative
Rate: £190 - £220 per day
Posted: 27 days ago