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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graphics Designer
Rank 396 416 380
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -36
Contract jobs requiring a Graphic Designer 18 15 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.074% 0.060% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.065% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 17
Average daily rate
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£250 £238 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £150 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £393 £209
% change year-on-year
-23.56% +88.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £20.25 - £14.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 - £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 - £18.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
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
22500 23238 24253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.48% 92.90% 93.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15318 15932 15951
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 423 451 618
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.13 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.49% -4.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.80 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +19 6 £250 +5.26% 3
Croydon - - - -
Ruislip - - - -
Graphic Designer
England

Graphic Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 25 (67.57%) Adobe
2 24 (64.86%) Photoshop
3 23 (62.16%) Adobe Illustrator
4 16 (43.24%) HTML
5 15 (40.54%) CSS
6 13 (35.14%) InDesign
7 9 (24.32%) Marketing
8 8 (21.62%) Web Design
8 8 (21.62%) Adobe After Effects
8 8 (21.62%) Graphic Design
9 7 (18.92%) Flash
10 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
10 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
10 6 (16.22%) Motion Graphics
10 6 (16.22%) CINEMA 4D
11 5 (13.51%) MS PowerPoint
12 4 (10.81%) HTML5
12 4 (10.81%) Advertising
12 4 (10.81%) Banking
12 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
13 3 (8.11%) Java
13 3 (8.11%) Retail
13 3 (8.11%) Publishing
13 3 (8.11%) 3D Graphics
13 3 (8.11%) Dreamweaver
13 3 (8.11%) Degree
14 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
14 2 (5.41%) E-Learning
14 2 (5.41%) Adobe Captivate
14 2 (5.41%) Direct Marketing

Graphic Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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%) IBM Notes
1 1 (2.70%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (64.86%) Photoshop
2 23 (62.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (35.14%) InDesign
4 8 (21.62%) Adobe After Effects
5 6 (16.22%) CINEMA 4D
6 5 (13.51%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
8 2 (5.41%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (5.41%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (5.41%) MS Office
9 1 (2.70%) Acrobat
9 1 (2.70%) Maya
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
General
1 9 (24.32%) Marketing
2 4 (10.81%) Advertising
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Retail
3 3 (8.11%) Publishing
4 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Games
4 2 (5.41%) Multimedia
4 2 (5.41%) Finance
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%) WPF
5 2 (5.41%) Silverlight
5 2 (5.41%) jQuery
5 2 (5.41%) CSS3
5 2 (5.41%) Sass
5 2 (5.41%) LESS
5 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Graphic Design
2 6 (16.22%) Motion Graphics
3 3 (8.11%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (5.41%) E-Learning
4 2 (5.41%) Social Media
4 2 (5.41%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.70%) Photography
5 1 (2.70%) FMCG
5 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Web Design
2 2 (5.41%) Direct Marketing
2 2 (5.41%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (5.41%) Workflow
2 2 (5.41%) Data Modelling
3 1 (2.70%) Project Management
3 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
3 1 (2.70%) Time Management
3 1 (2.70%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.11%) Java
3 2 (5.41%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) Adobe
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) Lotus
3 1 (2.70%) Apple
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