The table below looks at the statistics for Web Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Design over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Design
Rank 62 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Web Design 6 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.73% 0.81% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £289
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +12.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £23.18 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+23.78% +21.98%
Web Design
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
591 411 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 71.55% 66.40% 71.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 242 186
Average daily rate £375 £375 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 15
Average hourly rate £19.75 £25.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.00% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.65 £31.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Web Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Design across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Design Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Web Design
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Web Design Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Web Design
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Web Design Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Web Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Web Design also 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 that cited Web Design.

1 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) PHP
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
2 4 (44.44%) HTML5
2 4 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (44.44%) CSS3
3 3 (33.33%) MySQL
3 3 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 3 (33.33%) Adobe
4 2 (22.22%) ERP
4 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
4 2 (22.22%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) CMS
4 2 (22.22%) LAMP
4 2 (22.22%) Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) Symfony
4 2 (22.22%) Zend
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) C
4 2 (22.22%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) User Experience

Web Design
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Web Design also 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 that cited Web Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) CMS
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 2 (22.22%) Mule
2 1 (11.11%) WordPress
2 1 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (11.11%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Designer
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Developer
3 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (11.11%) UX Designer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) AWS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 1 (11.11%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
2 4 (44.44%) HTML5
2 4 (44.44%) CSS3
3 2 (22.22%) LAMP
3 2 (22.22%) Symfony
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) Sass
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (22.22%) ERP
2 2 (22.22%) Workflow
2 2 (22.22%) Product Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
1 4 (44.44%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C
2 2 (22.22%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Scala
3 1 (11.11%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Adobe
2 2 (22.22%) Zend
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Sitecore