Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Graphic Design in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Graphic Design over the 6 months to 19 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
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 566 541 508
Rank change year-on-year -25 -33 +34
Contract jobs citing Graphic Design 68 66 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.40% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 43 59
London median daily rate £375 £375 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.28% +7.50%
10th Percentile £160 £253 £202
90th Percentile £575 £471 £440
England median daily rate £350 £355 £325
% change year-on-year -1.41% +9.23% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.63 £16.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.65% +115.78% -8.28%
10th Percentile £20.75 £27.26 £13.58
90th Percentile £22.25 £42.50 £17.51
England median hourly rate £32.75 £31.25 £16.84
% change year-on-year +4.80% +85.57% -6.44%

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 18046 16517 17527
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.04% 36.78% 37.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 12925 11718 12317
London median daily rate £500 £475 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.44% +0.11%
10th Percentile £313 £293 £275
90th Percentile £675 £650 £650
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 250 308
London median hourly rate £21.30 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.50% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.00 £12.01
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.75 £19.03
% change year-on-year -1.20% +9.04% +5.72%

Graphic Design
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Graphic Design in London

Graphic Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Graphic Design in London

Graphic Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Graphic Design in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Graphic Design in London

Graphic Design
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Graphic Design in London

Graphic Design
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Graphic Design within the London region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -7 9 £225 -45.45% 3
West London -10 6 £375 +8.70% 2
Graphic Design
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 London region with a requirement for Graphic Design.

1 30 (44.12%) User Experience
2 21 (30.88%) Wireframes
2 21 (30.88%) HTML
2 21 (30.88%) Photoshop
2 21 (30.88%) Adobe Illustrator
3 20 (29.41%) Adobe
4 17 (25.00%) CSS
5 16 (23.53%) Social Media
5 16 (23.53%) Mobile App
6 14 (20.59%) Data Visualisation
6 14 (20.59%) Prototyping
6 14 (20.59%) Visualisation
7 13 (19.12%) Typography
8 12 (17.65%) InDesign
9 11 (16.18%) Axure RP
9 11 (16.18%) Marketing
10 10 (14.71%) Degree
10 10 (14.71%) JavaScript
10 10 (14.71%) Infographics
10 10 (14.71%) OmniGraffle
11 9 (13.24%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
11 9 (13.24%) HTML5
12 8 (11.76%) Finance
13 7 (10.29%) SharePoint
13 7 (10.29%) E-Commerce
13 7 (10.29%) Photography
13 7 (10.29%) Adobe After Effects
13 7 (10.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 7 (10.29%) InVision
13 7 (10.29%) Analytics

Graphic Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.94%) Drupal
3 1 (1.47%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.47%) Confluence
3 1 (1.47%) Ethereum
3 1 (1.47%) Marvel
3 1 (1.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (30.88%) Adobe Illustrator
1 21 (30.88%) Photoshop
2 12 (17.65%) InDesign
3 10 (14.71%) OmniGraffle
4 7 (10.29%) Adobe After Effects
4 7 (10.29%) InVision
5 5 (7.35%) Adobe Premiere
6 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (4.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
8 2 (2.94%) Pixate
9 1 (1.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
9 1 (1.47%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 3 (4.41%) Yammer
2 2 (2.94%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.47%) AdWords
3 1 (1.47%) Dropbox
3 1 (1.47%) GitHub
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.47%) Office 365
3 1 (1.47%) SaaS
3 1 (1.47%) Slack
3 1 (1.47%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) Intranet
2 1 (1.47%) FCoE
2 1 (1.47%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.47%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.47%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.47%) Blockchain
1 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (16.18%) Axure RP
2 2 (2.94%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.47%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 11 (16.18%) Marketing
2 8 (11.76%) Finance
3 4 (5.88%) Games
3 4 (5.88%) Publishing
4 2 (2.94%) Advertising
4 2 (2.94%) Banking
4 2 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.47%) Front Office
5 1 (1.47%) German Language
5 1 (1.47%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.47%) Retail
5 1 (1.47%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (63.24%) Designer
2 16 (23.53%) UX Designer
3 8 (11.76%) UI Designer
4 7 (10.29%) Digital Designer
4 7 (10.29%) Graphic Designer
4 7 (10.29%) Senior Designer
5 6 (8.82%) Developer
5 6 (8.82%) Senior UX Designer
6 4 (5.88%) Consultant
7 3 (4.41%) Communications Consultant
7 3 (4.41%) Creative Designer
7 3 (4.41%) UI Developer
7 3 (4.41%) UI/UX Designer
7 3 (4.41%) Web Designer
8 2 (2.94%) Communications Officer
8 2 (2.94%) Creative Artworker
8 2 (2.94%) Creative Graphic Designer
8 2 (2.94%) PPC Manager
8 2 (2.94%) UI/UX Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.88%) HTML
2 17 (25.00%) CSS
3 9 (13.24%) HTML5
4 4 (5.88%) jQuery
5 3 (4.41%) AngularJS
5 3 (4.41%) CSS3
5 3 (4.41%) Framer.js
5 3 (4.41%) React
6 2 (2.94%) .NET
6 2 (2.94%) Ember.js
6 2 (2.94%) Node.js
6 2 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (2.94%) Web Services
7 1 (1.47%) CGI
7 1 (1.47%) Classic ASP
7 1 (1.47%) J2EE
7 1 (1.47%) Mustache
7 1 (1.47%) Sass
7 1 (1.47%) SVG
7 1 (1.47%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (44.12%) User Experience
2 16 (23.53%) Mobile App
2 16 (23.53%) Social Media
3 7 (10.29%) Photography
4 5 (7.35%) Video Editing
5 3 (4.41%) Animation
5 3 (4.41%) Motion Graphics
6 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.94%) Podcast
6 2 (2.94%) Video\Live Streaming
7 1 (1.47%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.47%) Blog
7 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.47%) IVR
7 1 (1.47%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (1.47%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.41%) Android
1 3 (4.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.88%) Wireframes
2 14 (20.59%) Data Visualisation
2 14 (20.59%) Prototyping
2 14 (20.59%) Visualisation
3 13 (19.12%) Typography
4 10 (14.71%) Infographics
5 9 (13.24%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
6 7 (10.29%) Analytics
6 7 (10.29%) E-Commerce
6 7 (10.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (7.35%) ERP
8 5 (7.35%) Front End Development
8 5 (7.35%) Information Architecture
8 5 (7.35%) Matrix Organization
8 5 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (7.35%) Web Design
9 4 (5.88%) Collaborative Working
9 4 (5.88%) Iconography
9 4 (5.88%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.71%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.94%) Java
3 1 (1.47%) C#
3 1 (1.47%) Perl
3 1 (1.47%) PHP
3 1 (1.47%) Solidity
3 1 (1.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Degree
2 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.47%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (29.41%) Adobe
2 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.88%) Facebook
3 4 (5.88%) Google
3 4 (5.88%) SAP
4 3 (4.41%) Twitter
5 1 (1.47%) Apple
5 1 (1.47%) Concur
5 1 (1.47%) IBM