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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graphic Design
Rank 364 381 337
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -44
Contract jobs citing Graphic Design 38 44 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.49% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 34 32
Average daily rate
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£310 £356 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.98% -35.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £220 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £575 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £285
% change year-on-year
- +22.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.35 £32.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-34.32% +116.66%
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
8091 9055 7901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.97% 37.21% 36.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5804 6325 5487
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 166 206
Average hourly rate £17.00 £23.67 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.17% +15.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 December 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 December 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 +19 15 £375 -34.78% 10
Graphic Design
England

Graphic Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 40 (59.70%) User Experience
2 35 (52.24%) Photoshop
3 32 (47.76%) HTML
4 22 (32.84%) Adobe Illustrator
5 19 (28.36%) CSS
6 18 (26.87%) Adobe
6 18 (26.87%) JavaScript
7 16 (23.88%) Finance
8 14 (20.90%) HTML5
9 12 (17.91%) Marketing
10 10 (14.93%) Degree
10 10 (14.93%) Mobile App
11 9 (13.43%) CSS3
11 9 (13.43%) Apple iOS
11 9 (13.43%) Information Architecture
11 9 (13.43%) jQuery
11 9 (13.43%) Android
12 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
12 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
12 8 (11.94%) Web Development
12 8 (11.94%) Scrum
12 8 (11.94%) Retail
12 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (11.94%) MS PowerPoint
12 8 (11.94%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (10.45%) Social Media
13 7 (10.45%) Human Factors
13 7 (10.45%) E-Commerce
13 7 (10.45%) DHTML
14 6 (8.96%) .NET

Graphic Design
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 6 (8.96%) CMS
2 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.99%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.49%) Drupal
4 1 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.49%) WordPress
4 1 (1.49%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.49%) TeamSite
4 1 (1.49%) Node.js
Applications
1 35 (52.24%) Photoshop
2 22 (32.84%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
3 8 (11.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (8.96%) MS Office
5 5 (7.46%) Adobe After Effects
5 5 (7.46%) InDesign
5 5 (7.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (4.48%) CINEMA 4D
6 3 (4.48%) Maya
6 3 (4.48%) MS Visio
7 1 (1.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Shopify
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) Intranet
1 5 (7.46%) Internet
2 1 (1.49%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.97%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (2.99%) Axure RP
1 2 (2.99%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.49%) JIRA
2 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.49%) Subversion
2 1 (1.49%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (1.49%) Grunt
2 1 (1.49%) Bower
2 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.49%) Mocha
General
1 16 (23.88%) Finance
2 12 (17.91%) Marketing
3 8 (11.94%) Retail
4 4 (5.97%) Publishing
4 4 (5.97%) Games
5 3 (4.48%) German Language
5 3 (4.48%) Multimedia
5 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.48%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.48%) Front Office
6 1 (1.49%) Banking
6 1 (1.49%) Music Industry
6 1 (1.49%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 38 (56.72%) Designer
2 11 (16.42%) UI Designer
3 9 (13.43%) Visual Designer
3 9 (13.43%) UX Designer
3 9 (13.43%) Developer
4 8 (11.94%) Web Designer
5 7 (10.45%) Graphic Designer
6 4 (5.97%) QlikView Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Web Editor
7 3 (4.48%) Team Leader
7 3 (4.48%) Programmer
7 3 (4.48%) Motion Graphics Designer
7 3 (4.48%) Digital Designer
8 2 (2.99%) Creative Designer
8 2 (2.99%) Senior Designer
8 2 (2.99%) Junior Designer
8 2 (2.99%) Senior QlikView Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Senior Manager
8 2 (2.99%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (47.76%) HTML
2 19 (28.36%) CSS
3 14 (20.90%) HTML5
4 9 (13.43%) CSS3
4 9 (13.43%) jQuery
5 7 (10.45%) DHTML
6 6 (8.96%) .NET
6 6 (8.96%) XML
6 6 (8.96%) Flash
6 6 (8.96%) JSON
7 3 (4.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.99%) Sphinx
8 2 (2.99%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.49%) Apache Flex
9 1 (1.49%) Ext JS
9 1 (1.49%) XHTML
9 1 (1.49%) SOAP
9 1 (1.49%) Web Services
9 1 (1.49%) XSL
9 1 (1.49%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 40 (59.70%) User Experience
2 10 (14.93%) Mobile App
3 7 (10.45%) Social Media
3 7 (10.45%) Human Factors
4 5 (7.46%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.97%) Equities
5 4 (5.97%) Fixed Income
5 4 (5.97%) Psychology
5 4 (5.97%) Wiki
6 3 (4.48%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (4.48%) Mobile Games
6 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.48%) Motion Graphics
6 3 (4.48%) Social Gaming
7 2 (2.99%) Open Source
7 2 (2.99%) Web 2.0
7 2 (2.99%) Blog
8 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.49%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.43%) Apple iOS
1 9 (13.43%) Android
2 1 (1.49%) Windows
2 1 (1.49%) Linux
2 1 (1.49%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.43%) Information Architecture
2 8 (11.94%) Web Development
2 8 (11.94%) Scrum
2 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (11.94%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (10.45%) E-Commerce
4 5 (7.46%) Web Design
4 5 (7.46%) Project Management
4 5 (7.46%) Analytics
5 4 (5.97%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (5.97%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (5.97%) Data Modelling
5 4 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (5.97%) Content Management
5 4 (5.97%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (4.48%) Asset Management
6 3 (4.48%) Android Development
6 3 (4.48%) iOS Development
6 3 (4.48%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.87%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.48%) Lua
2 3 (4.48%) ActionScript
2 3 (4.48%) ActionScript 3.0
2 3 (4.48%) ActionScript 2.0
3 2 (2.99%) C
4 1 (1.49%) Python
4 1 (1.49%) C#
4 1 (1.49%) C++
4 1 (1.49%) Java
4 1 (1.49%) PHP
4 1 (1.49%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (14.93%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 18 (26.87%) Adobe
2 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.48%) Apple
4 2 (2.99%) Sencha
5 1 (1.49%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.49%) ESRI
5 1 (1.49%) Nokia
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Posted: 2 days ago
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