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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graphic Design
Rank 386 371 368
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -3
Contract jobs citing Graphic Design 22 44 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.57% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 30
Average daily rate £375 £310 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% +11.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £154 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £439 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £320 £315
% change year-on-year
-17.96% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £26.25 £26.62 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.37% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £24.35 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-24.00% -11.47%
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
7569 7666 8365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.74% 36.15% 38.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5294 5373 5683
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £286 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 151 161
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.02% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.47 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.00 £48.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +22 1 £475 +26.66% 5
Croydon - 1 - -
Graphic Design
England

Graphic Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (66.22%) User Experience
2 46 (62.16%) Photoshop
3 42 (56.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 33 (44.59%) Adobe
5 30 (40.54%) HTML
6 27 (36.49%) CSS
7 26 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (22.97%) Finance
9 16 (21.62%) JavaScript
9 16 (21.62%) Usability Testing
9 16 (21.62%) Front End Development
10 15 (20.27%) Marketing
11 14 (18.92%) Typography
12 12 (16.22%) InDesign
13 11 (14.86%) Web Design
13 11 (14.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 10 (13.51%) Photography
15 9 (12.16%) UX Design
15 9 (12.16%) Degree
15 9 (12.16%) Axure RP
15 9 (12.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 8 (10.81%) jQuery
17 7 (9.46%) Digital Marketing
17 7 (9.46%) CMS
18 6 (8.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
18 6 (8.11%) HTML5
18 6 (8.11%) Digital Media
18 6 (8.11%) Analytics
18 6 (8.11%) Mobile App
18 6 (8.11%) MS Office

Graphic Design
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 7 (9.46%) CMS
2 3 (4.05%) ColdFusion
2 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.70%) Confluence
3 2 (2.70%) WordPress
4 1 (1.35%) Drupal
Applications
1 46 (62.16%) Photoshop
2 42 (56.76%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (16.22%) InDesign
4 6 (8.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (8.11%) MS Office
5 4 (5.41%) Adobe After Effects
6 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
7 2 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
8 1 (1.35%) Acrobat
8 1 (1.35%) AutoCAD
8 1 (1.35%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.35%) Office 365
2 1 (1.35%) Trello
2 1 (1.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) Internet
2 1 (1.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.05%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (14.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 9 (12.16%) Axure RP
3 3 (4.05%) JIRA
4 2 (2.70%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.35%) FogBugz
5 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.35%) Sublime Text
General
1 17 (22.97%) Finance
2 15 (20.27%) Marketing
3 4 (5.41%) Advertising
3 4 (5.41%) Banking
3 4 (5.41%) Publishing
4 2 (2.70%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.70%) Retail
4 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.35%) Legal
5 1 (1.35%) Local Government
5 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (59.46%) Designer
2 10 (13.51%) UI Designer
3 9 (12.16%) Developer
3 9 (12.16%) Graphic Designer
4 8 (10.81%) Interface Designer
4 8 (10.81%) UX Designer
4 8 (10.81%) Visual Designer
5 7 (9.46%) HTML CSS Developer
5 7 (9.46%) HTML Developer
6 6 (8.11%) Art Director
6 6 (8.11%) Consultant
6 6 (8.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (8.11%) User Experience Consultant
7 5 (6.76%) Digital Designer
8 4 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Web Designer
8 4 (5.41%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.05%) CMS Developer
9 3 (4.05%) ColdFusion Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Creative Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (40.54%) HTML
2 27 (36.49%) CSS
3 8 (10.81%) jQuery
4 6 (8.11%) HTML5
5 5 (6.76%) Ajax
5 5 (6.76%) CSS3
5 5 (6.76%) Flash
6 4 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (4.05%) .NET
7 3 (4.05%) AngularJS
7 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.70%) Apache Flex
8 2 (2.70%) WPF
8 2 (2.70%) XHTML
8 2 (2.70%) XML
9 1 (1.35%) Backbone.js
9 1 (1.35%) Laravel
9 1 (1.35%) LESS
9 1 (1.35%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 49 (66.22%) User Experience
2 10 (13.51%) Photography
3 6 (8.11%) Digital Media
3 6 (8.11%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.05%) Psychology
4 3 (4.05%) Social Media
4 3 (4.05%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.70%) Animation
5 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.70%) RIA
5 2 (2.70%) W3C
6 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.35%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.35%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.35%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (1.35%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.35%) Statistics
6 1 (1.35%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.35%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.05%) Windows
2 2 (2.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.35%) Android
3 1 (1.35%) Unix
3 1 (1.35%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (21.62%) Front End Development
2 16 (21.62%) Usability Testing
3 14 (18.92%) Typography
4 11 (14.86%) Web Design
5 9 (12.16%) UX Design
6 7 (9.46%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (8.11%) Analytics
8 5 (6.76%) Project Management
8 5 (6.76%) SEO
9 3 (4.05%) Information Architecture
9 3 (4.05%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.05%) Multivariate Testing
9 3 (4.05%) Scrum
9 3 (4.05%) Web Development
9 3 (4.05%) Workflow
10 2 (2.70%) Content Management
10 2 (2.70%) Infographics
10 2 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (2.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.62%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.05%) CFML
2 3 (4.05%) PHP
3 2 (2.70%) ActionScript
3 2 (2.70%) C#
3 2 (2.70%) Java
3 2 (2.70%) XAML
4 1 (1.35%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (1.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.35%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 33 (44.59%) Adobe
2 5 (6.76%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.05%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.35%) ServiceNow
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