The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graphics Designer
Rank 385 403 392
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Graphic Designer 23 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.059% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.064% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 11
Average daily rate
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£325 £209 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.68% -33.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £200 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £261 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £188 £213
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £17.51
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +45.63%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21167 21997 24240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.81% 92.33% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 14614 14966 15702
Average daily rate £425 £445 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 391 476 629
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.86 £43.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.35 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.89% -3.61%
Graphic Designer
England

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 10 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Graphic Designer across the London region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

Graphic Designer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 10 July 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 +25 4 £250 +25.00% 1
Ruislip - - - - 1
Graphic Designer
England

Graphic Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 24 (68.57%) Photoshop
1 24 (68.57%) Adobe
2 22 (62.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (42.86%) HTML
4 14 (40.00%) CSS
5 11 (31.43%) InDesign
6 9 (25.71%) Graphic Design
7 7 (20.00%) Marketing
7 7 (20.00%) Adobe After Effects
7 7 (20.00%) Flash
8 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
8 6 (17.14%) Web Design
9 5 (14.29%) Motion Graphics
9 5 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (14.29%) CINEMA 4D
10 4 (11.43%) HTML5
10 4 (11.43%) Advertising
10 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
11 3 (8.57%) 3D Graphics
11 3 (8.57%) Java
11 3 (8.57%) Degree
11 3 (8.57%) Banking
12 2 (5.71%) Retail
12 2 (5.71%) Multimedia
12 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking
12 2 (5.71%) Adobe Premiere
12 2 (5.71%) Photography
12 2 (5.71%) Adobe Captivate
12 2 (5.71%) Direct Marketing
12 2 (5.71%) WPF

Graphic Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 (2.86%) IBM Notes
1 1 (2.86%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (68.57%) Photoshop
2 22 (62.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (31.43%) InDesign
4 7 (20.00%) Adobe After Effects
5 5 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (14.29%) CINEMA 4D
6 2 (5.71%) Adobe Captivate
6 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
6 2 (5.71%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (2.86%) Acrobat
7 1 (2.86%) Maya
7 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.71%) Dreamweaver
General
1 7 (20.00%) Marketing
2 4 (11.43%) Advertising
3 3 (8.57%) Banking
4 2 (5.71%) Retail
4 2 (5.71%) Multimedia
4 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.71%) Games
5 1 (2.86%) Publishing
5 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.86%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (42.86%) HTML
2 14 (40.00%) CSS
3 7 (20.00%) Flash
4 4 (11.43%) HTML5
5 2 (5.71%) CSS3
5 2 (5.71%) Sass
5 2 (5.71%) LESS
5 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.71%) WPF
5 2 (5.71%) Silverlight
5 2 (5.71%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Graphic Design
2 5 (14.29%) Motion Graphics
3 3 (8.57%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (5.71%) E-Learning
4 2 (5.71%) Photography
4 2 (5.71%) Digital Media
4 2 (5.71%) Social Media
5 1 (2.86%) NHS
5 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.86%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) Web Design
2 2 (5.71%) Direct Marketing
2 2 (5.71%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (5.71%) Data Modelling
2 2 (5.71%) Workflow
3 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
3 1 (2.86%) Project Management
3 1 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.57%) Java
3 2 (5.71%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Adobe
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) Lotus
3 1 (2.86%) Apple
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