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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graphics Designer
Rank 401 387 399
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Graphic Designer 10 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.047% 0.086% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.091% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 7
Average daily rate £309 £175 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.42% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £125 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £228 £242
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £270 £260
% change year-on-year
-44.44% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.45% +22.22%
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
20026 19682 20464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.69% 94.48% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14194 13942 13897
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 315 337 393
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 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 +35 1 - -
Graphic Designer
England

Graphic Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 17 (53.13%) Adobe
2 16 (50.00%) Photoshop
3 14 (43.75%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (28.13%) Adobe After Effects
4 9 (28.13%) Graphic Design
4 9 (28.13%) Typography
5 8 (25.00%) User Experience
5 8 (25.00%) Marketing
5 8 (25.00%) Web Design
6 7 (21.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 6 (18.75%) InDesign
7 6 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (15.63%) Photography
9 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
9 4 (12.50%) CSS
9 4 (12.50%) HTML
9 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
9 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 4 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (12.50%) Motion Graphics
10 3 (9.38%) Digital Media
10 3 (9.38%) Time Management
10 3 (9.38%) MS Office
10 3 (9.38%) Social Media
10 3 (9.38%) Infographics
10 3 (9.38%) Visualisation
11 2 (6.25%) Front End Development
11 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (6.25%) XML

Graphic Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (6.25%) WordPress
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 14 (43.75%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (28.13%) Adobe After Effects
4 7 (21.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (18.75%) InDesign
5 6 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 3 (9.38%) MS Office
8 2 (6.25%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (3.13%) Acrobat
9 1 (3.13%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (3.13%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (25.00%) Marketing
2 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) Electronics
3 2 (6.25%) Publishing
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Local Government
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) CSS
1 4 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (6.25%) Flash
2 2 (6.25%) HTML5
2 2 (6.25%) jQuery
2 2 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Graphic Design
2 8 (25.00%) User Experience
3 5 (15.63%) Photography
4 4 (12.50%) Motion Graphics
5 3 (9.38%) Digital Media
5 3 (9.38%) Social Media
5 3 (9.38%) Visualisation
6 2 (6.25%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (6.25%) Animation
6 2 (6.25%) Video Editing
7 1 (3.13%) e-Learning
7 1 (3.13%) FMCG
7 1 (3.13%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Typography
2 8 (25.00%) Web Design
3 3 (9.38%) Infographics
3 3 (9.38%) Time Management
4 2 (6.25%) Front End Development
4 2 (6.25%) Workflow
5 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.13%) Content Management
5 1 (3.13%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Adobe
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) SAP
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £345.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
West London
Spectrum IT
Posted: 24 days ago