The median contractor rate for a Graphic Designer was £183 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in 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.

Graphics Designer
England / London
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 406 436 395
Rank change year-on-year +30 -41  
Contract jobs requiring a Graphic Designer 7 8 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.034% 0.035% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.036% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 13
Median daily rate £183 £300 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.16% +60.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £127 £163 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £323 £210
UK excluding London median daily rate £246 £90 £210
% change year-on-year +173.61% -57.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.54
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 £20.59
% change year-on-year -36.00% +21.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19391 22001 21227
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.66% 94.98% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 13811 15907 14571
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 250 255 381
Median hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.14% -7.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.28 £16.70
% change year-on-year -4.24% +9.43%  

Graphic Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Graphic Designer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Graphic Designer in London

Graphic Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Graphic Designer in London

Graphic Designer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Graphic Designer in London

Graphic Designer
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 Designer within the London region over the 3 months to 23 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 2 £200 - 2
Osterley - 1 - -
Graphic Designer
England

Graphic Designer Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, Graphic Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Graphic Designer in the job title.

1 7 (53.85%) Adobe
1 7 (53.85%) Photoshop
1 7 (53.85%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (46.15%) Adobe After Effects
3 5 (38.46%) Adobe Premiere
4 4 (30.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (23.08%) Animation
5 3 (23.08%) CINEMA 4D
5 3 (23.08%) Marketing
5 3 (23.08%) InDesign
5 3 (23.08%) Motion Graphics
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) Acrobat
6 2 (15.38%) Banking
6 2 (15.38%) Copywriting
6 2 (15.38%) Wealth Management
6 2 (15.38%) CMS
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.69%) Infographics
7 1 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (7.69%) Video Editing
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (7.69%) Retail
7 1 (7.69%) Multimedia
7 1 (7.69%) Degree
7 1 (7.69%) Graphic Design
7 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
7 1 (7.69%) Legal

Graphic Designer Skill Set
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 2 (15.38%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (53.85%) Photoshop
2 6 (46.15%) Adobe After Effects
3 5 (38.46%) Adobe Premiere
4 4 (30.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (23.08%) CINEMA 4D
5 3 (23.08%) InDesign
6 2 (15.38%) Acrobat
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
General
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Multimedia
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Animation
1 3 (23.08%) Motion Graphics
2 1 (7.69%) Graphic Design
2 1 (7.69%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Copywriting
1 2 (15.38%) Wealth Management
2 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (7.69%) Infographics
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Adobe
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
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