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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graphic Design
London / City of London
Rank 149 151 179
Rank change year-on-year +2 +28  
Contract jobs citing Graphic Design 4 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.13% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.59% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 7
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £445 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £334 £330 £275
% change year-on-year +1.13% +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £10.30 £20.00
% change year-on-year +55.33% -48.50%  

Graphic Design is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1096 1191 1858
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 36.15% 36.16% 36.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 841 947 1419
Median daily rate £525 £500 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +7.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 27 36
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.79 £12.00 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £35.60 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £29.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year -35.03% +53.43%  

Graphic Design
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Graphic Design as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

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

Graphic Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 11 (78.57%) HTML
1 11 (78.57%) CSS
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 9 (64.29%) DOM
3 9 (64.29%) HTTP
3 9 (64.29%) DNS
3 9 (64.29%) SSL
3 9 (64.29%) MVC
3 9 (64.29%) Web Design
3 9 (64.29%) Maven
3 9 (64.29%) Ajax
3 9 (64.29%) JSON
3 9 (64.29%) Selenium
3 9 (64.29%) HTML5
3 9 (64.29%) REST
3 9 (64.29%) CSS3
3 9 (64.29%) JSLint
3 9 (64.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 9 (64.29%) QUnit
3 9 (64.29%) Jasmine
3 9 (64.29%) Sass
3 9 (64.29%) LESS
3 9 (64.29%) Ember.js
3 9 (64.29%) AngularJS
3 9 (64.29%) Backbone.js
3 9 (64.29%) Grunt
3 9 (64.29%) Karma Test Runner
3 9 (64.29%) JSHint
3 9 (64.29%) Bower
3 9 (64.29%) React

Graphic Design
Top Related 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 (28.57%) Photoshop
2 3 (21.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (7.14%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (7.14%) CINEMA 4D
3 1 (7.14%) InVision
3 1 (7.14%) Pixate
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) DNS
1 9 (64.29%) HTTP
1 9 (64.29%) SSL
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Bower
1 9 (64.29%) Grunt
1 9 (64.29%) gulp
1 9 (64.29%) Jasmine
1 9 (64.29%) JSHint
1 9 (64.29%) Karma Test Runner
1 9 (64.29%) Maven
1 9 (64.29%) Protractor
1 9 (64.29%) QUnit
1 9 (64.29%) Selenium
1 9 (64.29%) webpack
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (50.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (50.00%) Web Developer
4 6 (42.86%) UI Developer
4 6 (42.86%) Web UI Developer
5 4 (28.57%) Designer
6 3 (21.43%) UX Designer
7 2 (14.29%) Junior
7 2 (14.29%) UI Designer
7 2 (14.29%) UI/UX Designer
8 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
8 1 (7.14%) Junior Designer
8 1 (7.14%) Motion Graphics Designer
8 1 (7.14%) Photoshop Designer
8 1 (7.14%) Senior Designer
8 1 (7.14%) Senior UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) CSS
1 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 9 (64.29%) Ajax
2 9 (64.29%) AngularJS
2 9 (64.29%) Backbone.js
2 9 (64.29%) Compass CSS Framework
2 9 (64.29%) CSS3
2 9 (64.29%) DOM
2 9 (64.29%) Ember.js
2 9 (64.29%) HTML5
2 9 (64.29%) JSLint
2 9 (64.29%) JSON
2 9 (64.29%) LESS
2 9 (64.29%) React
2 9 (64.29%) REST
2 9 (64.29%) Sass
3 1 (7.14%) Framer.js
3 1 (7.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Digital Media
2 2 (14.29%) Motion Graphics
3 1 (7.14%) Animation
3 1 (7.14%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) MVC
1 9 (64.29%) Responsive Web Design
1 9 (64.29%) Web Design
2 8 (57.14%) Web Development
3 3 (21.43%) Front End Development
3 3 (21.43%) Wireframes
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) 3D Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
5 1 (7.14%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
5 1 (7.14%) Prototyping
5 1 (7.14%) Typography
5 1 (7.14%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe
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