The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Designer
Rank 113 115 128
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Web Designer 7 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.28% 0.45% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.50% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Average daily rate
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£280 £365 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.28% +19.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £323 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £369 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £22.00 £17.51
% change year-on-year
+30.68% +25.64%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2243 2221 2782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 89.51% 91.02% 88.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1072 958 1043
Average daily rate £365 £368 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 83 95
Average hourly rate £17.07 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.16% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.88 £12.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £35.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Web Designer
South East

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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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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
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Reading +11 4 £280 -
Web Designer
South East

Web Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 6 (42.86%) Adobe
2 5 (35.71%) Marketing
2 5 (35.71%) Photoshop
3 4 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (21.43%) Web Analytics
4 3 (21.43%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (21.43%) .NET
4 3 (21.43%) Android
4 3 (21.43%) Animation
4 3 (21.43%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Unica
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) HTML
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (14.29%) IIS
5 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) Web Design
5 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (14.29%) Internet
6 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
6 1 (7.14%) Legal
6 1 (7.14%) CMS
6 1 (7.14%) W3C

Web Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Photoshop
2 4 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (21.43%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (35.71%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Danish Language
2 1 (7.14%) Dutch Language
2 1 (7.14%) Italian Language
2 1 (7.14%) Japanese Language
2 1 (7.14%) Korean Language
2 1 (7.14%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (7.14%) Spanish Language
2 1 (7.14%) Swedish Language
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) WebCenter
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) JSP
3 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Animation
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Android
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Web Analytics
1 3 (21.43%) Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) Web Design
3 1 (7.14%) Content Management
3 1 (7.14%) Web Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Adobe
2 2 (14.29%) Unica
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle