The 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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graphic Design
Rank 354 352 344
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs citing Graphic Design 48 52 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 0.62% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 38 16
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £287
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +22.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £218 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £421 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £215 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £26.62 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.73 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year
-53.98% -
Graphic Design
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7546 8392 7951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.29% 37.46% 38.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5143 5874 5586
Average daily rate £463 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 162 163
Average hourly rate £19.09 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £13.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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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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 +22 11 £388 +40.90% 4
Ealing - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Graphic Design
England

Graphic Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 49 (56.32%) HTML
2 47 (54.02%) User Experience
3 40 (45.98%) CSS
4 30 (34.48%) Photoshop
5 26 (29.89%) JavaScript
6 25 (28.74%) Adobe
7 24 (27.59%) Information Architecture
7 24 (27.59%) HTML5
8 23 (26.44%) Adobe Illustrator
9 18 (20.69%) jQuery
9 18 (20.69%) Degree
9 18 (20.69%) CSS3
10 16 (18.39%) Responsive Web Design
11 14 (16.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 12 (13.79%) Mobile App
13 11 (12.64%) Retail
13 11 (12.64%) Human Factors
13 11 (12.64%) Finance
13 11 (12.64%) DHTML
14 8 (9.20%) Marketing
14 8 (9.20%) JSON
15 7 (8.05%) E-Commerce
15 7 (8.05%) Web Design
15 7 (8.05%) Analytics
16 6 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
16 6 (6.90%) QlikView
17 5 (5.75%) Android
17 5 (5.75%) Fixed Income
17 5 (5.75%) Data Modelling
17 5 (5.75%) Business Intelligence

Graphic Design
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 4 (4.60%) CMS
1 4 (4.60%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.30%) Node.js
3 1 (1.15%) TeamSite
3 1 (1.15%) Drupal
3 1 (1.15%) WordPress
3 1 (1.15%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 30 (34.48%) Photoshop
2 23 (26.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (16.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (4.60%) MS Excel
5 3 (3.45%) MS Visio
5 3 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (2.30%) CINEMA 4D
6 2 (2.30%) InDesign
6 2 (2.30%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (2.30%) MS Office
7 1 (1.15%) Maya
7 1 (1.15%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) Intranet
2 1 (1.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.90%) QlikView
2 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (3.45%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.15%) Axure RP
General
1 11 (12.64%) Finance
1 11 (12.64%) Retail
2 8 (9.20%) Marketing
3 4 (4.60%) Law
4 3 (3.45%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.45%) Front Office
4 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.30%) Publishing
6 1 (1.15%) Games
6 1 (1.15%) Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Advertising
6 1 (1.15%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.15%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.15%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 62 (71.26%) Designer
2 27 (31.03%) UI Designer
3 16 (18.39%) Web Designer
3 16 (18.39%) Graphic Designer
4 15 (17.24%) Developer
5 13 (14.94%) Visual Designer
5 13 (14.94%) UX Designer
6 6 (6.90%) QlikView Developer
7 4 (4.60%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (3.45%) Instructional Designer
8 3 (3.45%) Consultant
8 3 (3.45%) Senior Designer
9 2 (2.30%) Digital Designer
9 2 (2.30%) Interaction Designer
9 2 (2.30%) User Experience Consultant
9 2 (2.30%) Senior QlikView Developer
9 2 (2.30%) Motion Graphics Designer
9 2 (2.30%) Lead Designer
9 2 (2.30%) Senior Manager
9 2 (2.30%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (56.32%) HTML
2 40 (45.98%) CSS
3 24 (27.59%) HTML5
4 18 (20.69%) jQuery
4 18 (20.69%) CSS3
5 11 (12.64%) DHTML
6 8 (9.20%) JSON
7 5 (5.75%) .NET
8 4 (4.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (3.45%) AngularJS
9 3 (3.45%) Flash
10 2 (2.30%) JSP
10 2 (2.30%) Symfony
10 2 (2.30%) XML
10 2 (2.30%) Apache Cordova
11 1 (1.15%) Backbone.js
11 1 (1.15%) XSLT
11 1 (1.15%) Sphinx
11 1 (1.15%) RabbitMQ
11 1 (1.15%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 47 (54.02%) User Experience
2 12 (13.79%) Mobile App
3 11 (12.64%) Human Factors
4 6 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.75%) Fixed Income
6 4 (4.60%) Equities
7 3 (3.45%) E-Learning
8 2 (2.30%) Blog
8 2 (2.30%) Learning Management System
8 2 (2.30%) Social Media
8 2 (2.30%) Web 2.0
8 2 (2.30%) Photography
8 2 (2.30%) Motion Graphics
9 1 (1.15%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (1.15%) Statistics
9 1 (1.15%) Animation
9 1 (1.15%) W3C
9 1 (1.15%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (1.15%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.75%) Android
1 5 (5.75%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.59%) Information Architecture
2 16 (18.39%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (8.05%) Analytics
3 7 (8.05%) E-Commerce
3 7 (8.05%) Web Design
4 5 (5.75%) Data Modelling
4 5 (5.75%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (5.75%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (4.60%) Project Management
5 4 (4.60%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (3.45%) Content Management
6 3 (3.45%) Web Development
6 3 (3.45%) MVC
6 3 (3.45%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (2.30%) Campaign Management
7 2 (2.30%) Campaign Analysis
7 2 (2.30%) OO
7 2 (2.30%) iOS Development
7 2 (2.30%) B2C
7 2 (2.30%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (29.89%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.60%) PHP
3 3 (3.45%) C
4 1 (1.15%) Java
4 1 (1.15%) SQL
4 1 (1.15%) ActionScript
4 1 (1.15%) Lua
4 1 (1.15%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (1.15%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 18 (20.69%) Degree
2 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (28.74%) Adobe
2 5 (5.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.30%) Google
4 1 (1.15%) Sitecore
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