The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Graphic Design in IT contracts advertised for the 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 18 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 terms in our Miscellaneous category 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graphic Design
Rank 351 359 384
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +25
Contract jobs citing Graphic Design 61 30 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 0.42% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 10 21
Average daily rate £325 £306 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.12% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £239 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £428 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £300 £243
% change year-on-year
+23.33% +23.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £28.75 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+11.30% +38.55%
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7582 7099 8753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.34% 32.86% 31.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5343 4946 5867
Average daily rate £450 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 167 227
Average hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £14.15 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £54.00 £47.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Graphic Design
England

Graphic Design
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Graphic Design Jobs Demand Trend in London

Graphic Design
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Graphic Design Daily Rate Trend in London

Graphic Design
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Graphic Design across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Graphic Design Daily Rate Histogram in London

Graphic Design
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Graphic Design Hourly Rate Trend in London

Graphic Design
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 Graphic Design within the London region over the 3 months to 18 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 -16 9 £288 +12.74% 3
Wimbledon - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Graphic Design
England

Graphic Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 43 (48.31%) Photoshop
2 34 (38.20%) Adobe
3 33 (37.08%) CSS
3 33 (37.08%) HTML
4 28 (31.46%) Adobe Illustrator
5 22 (24.72%) Apple iOS
6 20 (22.47%) JavaScript
6 20 (22.47%) Marketing
7 19 (21.35%) Mobile App
8 18 (20.22%) Web Design
8 18 (20.22%) Android
9 17 (19.10%) HTML5
10 16 (17.98%) Finance
11 15 (16.85%) Java
11 15 (16.85%) JSON
12 14 (15.73%) Flash
12 14 (15.73%) Objective-C
12 14 (15.73%) iOS Development
13 13 (14.61%) iOS SDK
13 13 (14.61%) Xcode
13 13 (14.61%) OO
13 13 (14.61%) Web Services
14 12 (13.48%) Degree
15 11 (12.36%) REST
15 11 (12.36%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (12.36%) Microsoft
16 10 (11.24%) E-Commerce
16 10 (11.24%) OOP
16 10 (11.24%) Python
16 10 (11.24%) Time Management

Graphic Design
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 5 (5.62%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.37%) Node.js
Applications
1 43 (48.31%) Photoshop
2 28 (31.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (8.99%) InDesign
4 7 (7.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (7.87%) MS Office
5 6 (6.74%) Acrobat
5 6 (6.74%) Adobe After Effects
6 5 (5.62%) MS Visio
7 4 (4.49%) MS Excel
7 4 (4.49%) Fireworks
8 3 (3.37%) MS Project
9 2 (2.25%) FreeHand
9 2 (2.25%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (1.12%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (1.12%) Maya
10 1 (1.12%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.99%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) Internet
2 2 (2.25%) FTP
3 1 (1.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (14.61%) Xcode
2 10 (11.24%) Git (software)
3 9 (10.11%) Subversion
4 8 (8.99%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 8 (8.99%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.25%) Grunt
5 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (1.12%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.12%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.12%) PhoneGap
General
1 20 (22.47%) Marketing
2 16 (17.98%) Finance
3 9 (10.11%) Publishing
4 6 (6.74%) Advertising
4 6 (6.74%) Retail
5 5 (5.62%) Games
6 4 (4.49%) Multimedia
7 3 (3.37%) Banking
8 2 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.12%) Retail Banking
9 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 51 (57.30%) Designer
2 25 (28.09%) Developer
3 13 (14.61%) iOS Developer
4 12 (13.48%) Web Designer
4 12 (13.48%) User Experience Designer
5 11 (12.36%) Graphic Designer
6 6 (6.74%) Author
6 6 (6.74%) Technical Author
6 6 (6.74%) Front-End Developer
6 6 (6.74%) UI Designer
7 5 (5.62%) Junior
7 5 (5.62%) Visual Designer
7 5 (5.62%) Digital Designer
7 5 (5.62%) Junior Designer
8 4 (4.49%) Senior Designer
8 4 (4.49%) Lead Designer
9 3 (3.37%) Technical Editor
10 2 (2.25%) UI Programmer
10 2 (2.25%) Senior User Experience Designer
10 2 (2.25%) Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (37.08%) CSS
1 33 (37.08%) HTML
2 17 (19.10%) HTML5
3 15 (16.85%) JSON
4 14 (15.73%) Flash
5 13 (14.61%) iOS SDK
5 13 (14.61%) Web Services
6 11 (12.36%) REST
7 10 (11.24%) CSS3
8 9 (10.11%) jQuery
9 8 (8.99%) Ajax
10 5 (5.62%) RESTful
10 5 (5.62%) UIKit
11 3 (3.37%) Velocity
11 3 (3.37%) Ext JS
11 3 (3.37%) XML
11 3 (3.37%) Backbone.js
11 3 (3.37%) AngularJS
12 2 (2.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (2.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.35%) Mobile App
2 9 (10.11%) Social Media
3 8 (8.99%) Open Source
4 5 (5.62%) iPhone
4 5 (5.62%) Social Network
5 4 (4.49%) Psychology
6 3 (3.37%) Animation
6 3 (3.37%) Blog
7 2 (2.25%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.25%) iPad
7 2 (2.25%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.25%) E-Learning
7 2 (2.25%) Equities
7 2 (2.25%) Index Arbitrage
7 2 (2.25%) Copywriting
7 2 (2.25%) Biology
7 2 (2.25%) Photography
7 2 (2.25%) Derivative
7 2 (2.25%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (1.12%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 22 (24.72%) Apple iOS
2 18 (20.22%) Android
3 3 (3.37%) Windows
4 1 (1.12%) Linux
4 1 (1.12%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.22%) Web Design
2 14 (15.73%) iOS Development
3 13 (14.61%) OO
4 11 (12.36%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (11.24%) E-Commerce
5 10 (11.24%) OOP
5 10 (11.24%) Time Management
5 10 (11.24%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (10.11%) Software Engineering
7 8 (8.99%) OOD
7 8 (8.99%) Multithreading
7 8 (8.99%) User Experience Design
8 7 (7.87%) Information Architecture
9 5 (5.62%) MVC
10 4 (4.49%) Online Marketing
10 4 (4.49%) Scrum
11 3 (3.37%) BPMN
12 2 (2.25%) Analytics
12 2 (2.25%) Product Management
12 2 (2.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.47%) JavaScript
2 15 (16.85%) Java
3 14 (15.73%) Objective-C
4 10 (11.24%) Python
5 8 (8.99%) C++
6 2 (2.25%) PHP
7 1 (1.12%) XAML
7 1 (1.12%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 12 (13.48%) Degree
2 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) Section 508
Vendors
1 34 (38.20%) Adobe
2 11 (12.36%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.62%) Apple
3 5 (5.62%) Facebook
3 5 (5.62%) Twitter
4 3 (3.37%) Sencha
5 1 (1.12%) DoubleClick
5 1 (1.12%) Zend