Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Graphic Design in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Graphic Design over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Graphic Design
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 249 235 255
Rank change year-on-year -14 +20 +21
Contract jobs citing Graphic Design 8 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.11% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.33% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 13
City of London median daily rate £225 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.06% +30.77% +8.33%
10th Percentile £173 £200 £215
90th Percentile £386 £445 £438
Central London median daily rate £225 £413 £325
% change year-on-year -45.45% +26.92% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Graphic Design is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3112 2751 3550
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 43.48% 41.08% 39.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2420 2144 2819
City of London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £275
90th Percentile £725 £675 £663
Central London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 30 54
City of London median hourly rate £22.26 £19.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.14% -3.80% +12.86%
10th Percentile £12.88 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £33.25 £55.00 £42.17
Central London median hourly rate £21.31 £18.45 £20.00
% change year-on-year +15.51% -7.75% +14.29%

Graphic Design
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Graphic Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Graphic Design in the City of London

Graphic Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Graphic Design in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Graphic Design in the City of London

Graphic Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Graphic Design in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Graphic Design in the City of London

Graphic Design
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Graphic Design in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Graphic Design in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Graphic Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Graphic Design.

1 5 (62.50%) Prototyping
2 4 (50.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
2 4 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 4 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
2 4 (50.00%) Axure RP
2 4 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (50.00%) User Experience
3 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Line Management
4 2 (25.00%) Social Media
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (12.50%) Blog
5 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Usability Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) AdWords
5 1 (12.50%) Facebook
5 1 (12.50%) Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (12.50%) InDesign
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Banking

Graphic Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (12.50%) InDesign
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) AdWords
1 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Designer
2 4 (50.00%) UX Designer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Designer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior UX Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Content Editor
4 1 (12.50%) Graphic Designer
4 1 (12.50%) PPC Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) Social Media
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Blog
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Prototyping
2 4 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 4 (50.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
2 4 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (50.00%) Wireframes
3 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) Line Management
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) Content Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Lead Generation
5 1 (12.50%) Pay per click
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) SEO
5 1 (12.50%) Telesales
5 1 (12.50%) Usability Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe
1 1 (12.50%) Facebook
1 1 (12.50%) Google
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft