The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Designer
Rank 128 123 98
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Web Designer 9 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.31% 0.18% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.20% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 8
Average daily rate
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£200 - £290
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 - £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £233 - £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £263 £255
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £24.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £23.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +17.50%
Web Designer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2610 2519 2109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 88.84% 89.74% 91.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1368 1295 835
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 112 136
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £34.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

Web Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Designer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Web Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Web Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Designer across the Berkshire region.

Web Designer Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Web Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Designer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Web Designer Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Web Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Designer across the Berkshire region.

Web Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Web Designer
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Designer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Bracknell - 7 £200 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Windsor - 1 £250 - 2
Reading - - - -
Web Designer
South East

Web Designer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Web 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 Web Designer in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
3 7 (58.33%) E-Commerce
3 7 (58.33%) Dreamweaver
3 7 (58.33%) Retail
3 7 (58.33%) Marketing
3 7 (58.33%) Graphic Design
4 6 (50.00%) Photography
4 6 (50.00%) Multimedia
5 4 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (25.00%) Adobe
6 3 (25.00%) jQuery
7 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (8.33%) User Experience
8 1 (8.33%) HTML5
8 1 (8.33%) CSS3
8 1 (8.33%) Web Design
8 1 (8.33%) B2B
8 1 (8.33%) Flash

Web Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Web 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 Web Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 7 (58.33%) Retail
1 7 (58.33%) Marketing
2 6 (50.00%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
1 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) CSS3
3 1 (8.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Graphic Design
2 6 (50.00%) Photography
3 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (8.33%) B2B
3 1 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Adobe