The table below looks at the statistics for the Graphic Designer role 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 Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graphics Designer
Rank 399 417 401
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Graphic Designer 16 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.066% 0.044% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.047% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 17
Average daily rate
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£250 £275 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £134 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £440 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £225 £218
% change year-on-year
+27.77% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £20.25 - £17.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 - £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 - £19.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
Graphic Designer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22220 23303 24417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.26% 92.98% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 15334 15998 16052
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 425 439 616
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Graphic Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Graphic Designer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graphic Designer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Graphic Designer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Graphic Designer Daily Rate Trend in London

Graphic Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Graphic Designer across the London region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Graphic Designer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Graphic Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Graphic Designer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Graphic Designer
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 Designer within the London region over the 3 months to 17 September 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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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 +29 8 £250 -41.17% 2
Croydon - - - -
Ruislip - - - -
Graphic Designer
England

Graphic Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Graphic Designer in their job title 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 with Graphic Designer in their job title.

1 27 (72.97%) Adobe
2 26 (70.27%) Photoshop
3 25 (67.57%) Adobe Illustrator
4 16 (43.24%) HTML
5 15 (40.54%) CSS
6 11 (29.73%) InDesign
7 10 (27.03%) Graphic Design
8 9 (24.32%) Marketing
9 7 (18.92%) CINEMA 4D
9 7 (18.92%) Adobe After Effects
9 7 (18.92%) Motion Graphics
9 7 (18.92%) Flash
10 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
10 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
10 6 (16.22%) Web Design
11 5 (13.51%) Degree
11 5 (13.51%) MS PowerPoint
11 5 (13.51%) User Experience
12 4 (10.81%) HTML5
12 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
12 4 (10.81%) Banking
12 4 (10.81%) Advertising
13 3 (8.11%) Publishing
13 3 (8.11%) 3D Graphics
13 3 (8.11%) Retail
13 3 (8.11%) Apple
13 3 (8.11%) Java
13 3 (8.11%) Dreamweaver
14 2 (5.41%) Data Modelling
14 2 (5.41%) MS Office

Graphic Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Graphic Designer in their job title 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 with Graphic Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.70%) IBM Notes
1 1 (2.70%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 26 (70.27%) Photoshop
2 25 (67.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (29.73%) InDesign
4 7 (18.92%) CINEMA 4D
4 7 (18.92%) Adobe After Effects
5 5 (13.51%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
7 2 (5.41%) MS Office
7 2 (5.41%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (2.70%) Maya
8 1 (2.70%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.70%) Axure RP
General
1 9 (24.32%) Marketing
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
2 4 (10.81%) Advertising
3 3 (8.11%) Publishing
3 3 (8.11%) Retail
4 2 (5.41%) Finance
4 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (43.24%) HTML
2 15 (40.54%) CSS
3 7 (18.92%) Flash
4 4 (10.81%) HTML5
5 2 (5.41%) CSS3
5 2 (5.41%) Sass
5 2 (5.41%) LESS
5 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.41%) WPF
5 2 (5.41%) Silverlight
5 2 (5.41%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Graphic Design
2 7 (18.92%) Motion Graphics
3 5 (13.51%) User Experience
4 3 (8.11%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.41%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.70%) FMCG
6 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.70%) Photography
6 1 (2.70%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) Web Design
2 2 (5.41%) Data Modelling
2 2 (5.41%) Workflow
2 2 (5.41%) Direct Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Time Management
3 1 (2.70%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Project Management
3 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.11%) Java
3 2 (5.41%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
Vendors
1 27 (72.97%) Adobe
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) Apple
4 1 (2.70%) Lotus
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