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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graphic Design
Rank 345 339 338
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing Graphic Design 54 45 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 0.55% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 34 19
Average daily rate
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£313 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £180 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £463 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £26.62 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £32.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.03% +84.28%
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
7524 8121 7522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.44% 37.37% 38.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5219 5550 5336
Average daily rate £450 £450 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 168 157
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.48 £14.85 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £52.50 £48.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

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 February 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 February 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 +25 13 £375 +167.85% 9
Ealing - - - -
Graphic Design
England

Graphic Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 52 (57.14%) User Experience
2 44 (48.35%) HTML
3 35 (38.46%) Photoshop
3 35 (38.46%) CSS
4 27 (29.67%) Adobe
4 27 (29.67%) Adobe Illustrator
5 23 (25.27%) JavaScript
5 23 (25.27%) Information Architecture
6 21 (23.08%) Degree
7 20 (21.98%) HTML5
8 15 (16.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 15 (16.48%) Responsive Web Design
9 14 (15.38%) CSS3
9 14 (15.38%) jQuery
9 14 (15.38%) Finance
10 11 (12.09%) Retail
10 11 (12.09%) Human Factors
10 11 (12.09%) DHTML
11 10 (10.99%) Mobile App
12 9 (9.89%) Apple iOS
13 8 (8.79%) Analytics
13 8 (8.79%) E-Commerce
13 8 (8.79%) JSON
14 7 (7.69%) Marketing
14 7 (7.69%) Web Design
14 7 (7.69%) .NET
15 6 (6.59%) Project Management
15 6 (6.59%) Microsoft
15 6 (6.59%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (6.59%) Web Development

Graphic Design
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (4.40%) CMS
2 3 (3.30%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.10%) TeamSite
3 1 (1.10%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.10%) Drupal
3 1 (1.10%) WordPress
3 1 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 35 (38.46%) Photoshop
2 27 (29.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (16.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (5.49%) MS Excel
5 4 (4.40%) MS Visio
5 4 (4.40%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (3.30%) CINEMA 4D
6 3 (3.30%) InDesign
6 3 (3.30%) Adobe After Effects
6 3 (3.30%) MS Office
7 2 (2.20%) Maya
8 1 (1.10%) MS Project
8 1 (1.10%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) Intranet
2 1 (1.10%) Internet
2 1 (1.10%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.59%) QlikView
2 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (3.30%) Axure RP
2 3 (3.30%) Dreamweaver
General
1 14 (15.38%) Finance
2 11 (12.09%) Retail
3 7 (7.69%) Marketing
4 4 (4.40%) Law
5 3 (3.30%) Games
5 3 (3.30%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.30%) Front Office
5 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.30%) German Language
6 1 (1.10%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.10%) Music Industry
6 1 (1.10%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.10%) Banking
6 1 (1.10%) Advertising
6 1 (1.10%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 63 (69.23%) Designer
2 23 (25.27%) UI Designer
3 20 (21.98%) Graphic Designer
4 14 (15.38%) UX Designer
5 13 (14.29%) Visual Designer
5 13 (14.29%) Web Designer
6 11 (12.09%) Developer
7 6 (6.59%) QlikView Developer
8 4 (4.40%) Consultant
9 3 (3.30%) Author
9 3 (3.30%) Technical Author
9 3 (3.30%) Team Leader
9 3 (3.30%) Instructional Designer
9 3 (3.30%) Motion Graphics Designer
9 3 (3.30%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (2.20%) Senior Designer
10 2 (2.20%) Digital Designer
10 2 (2.20%) Interaction Designer
10 2 (2.20%) User Experience Consultant
10 2 (2.20%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (48.35%) HTML
2 35 (38.46%) CSS
3 20 (21.98%) HTML5
4 14 (15.38%) CSS3
4 14 (15.38%) jQuery
5 11 (12.09%) DHTML
6 8 (8.79%) JSON
7 7 (7.69%) .NET
8 4 (4.40%) XML
8 4 (4.40%) Flash
8 4 (4.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (3.30%) Sphinx
10 2 (2.20%) JSP
11 1 (1.10%) Struts
11 1 (1.10%) Hibernate
11 1 (1.10%) Spring
11 1 (1.10%) XSLT
11 1 (1.10%) RabbitMQ
11 1 (1.10%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.10%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 52 (57.14%) User Experience
2 11 (12.09%) Human Factors
3 10 (10.99%) Mobile App
4 6 (6.59%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.49%) Fixed Income
6 4 (4.40%) Equities
7 3 (3.30%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (3.30%) E-Learning
7 3 (3.30%) Motion Graphics
7 3 (3.30%) Psychology
7 3 (3.30%) Social Media
8 2 (2.20%) Learning Management System
8 2 (2.20%) Open Source
8 2 (2.20%) Social Gaming
8 2 (2.20%) Mobile Games
8 2 (2.20%) Blog
8 2 (2.20%) Web 2.0
9 1 (1.10%) Animation
9 1 (1.10%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.89%) Apple iOS
2 6 (6.59%) Android
3 1 (1.10%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.27%) Information Architecture
2 15 (16.48%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (8.79%) Analytics
3 8 (8.79%) E-Commerce
4 7 (7.69%) Web Design
5 6 (6.59%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (6.59%) Web Development
5 6 (6.59%) Project Management
6 5 (5.49%) Data Modelling
6 5 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (5.49%) Scrum
6 5 (5.49%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (4.40%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.30%) iOS Development
8 3 (3.30%) UX Design
8 3 (3.30%) Content Management
9 2 (2.20%) Competitive Intelligence
9 2 (2.20%) Time Management
9 2 (2.20%) Market Research
9 2 (2.20%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (25.27%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.20%) SQL
2 2 (2.20%) ActionScript
2 2 (2.20%) Lua
2 2 (2.20%) ActionScript 3.0
2 2 (2.20%) ActionScript 2.0
2 2 (2.20%) Java
3 1 (1.10%) Python
3 1 (1.10%) PHP
3 1 (1.10%) C
3 1 (1.10%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.20%) VCP4
3 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.10%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 27 (29.67%) Adobe
2 6 (6.59%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.30%) Apple
4 1 (1.10%) ESRI
4 1 (1.10%) Google
4 1 (1.10%) Sitecore
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