The first table below looks at the demand for Web Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Design over the 3 months to 25 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheshire 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Design
Rank 58 68 63
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Contract jobs citing Web Design 7 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.88% 0.13% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.18% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 2
Average daily rate
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£275 £330 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £27.50 £17.51
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +57.05%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
569 558 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 71.93% 74.10% 63.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 242 306
Average daily rate £390 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £226 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 24 26
Average hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £48.12
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Web Design
North West

Web Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Web Design Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Web Design
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Web Design Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Web Design
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Design across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Web Design Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Web Design
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Web Design Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Web Design
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Design within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 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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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
Warrington - 3 £300 -
Crewe - 2 £250 -
Chester - 1 £98 - 1
Macclesfield - - - - 1
Northwich - - - -
Wilmslow - - - - 3
Web Design
North West

Web Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) PHP
2 6 (66.67%) MySQL
2 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (55.56%) REST
3 5 (55.56%) OO PHP
3 5 (55.56%) Subversion
3 5 (55.56%) XML
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) OO
3 5 (55.56%) XHTML
3 5 (55.56%) ISO 9001
3 5 (55.56%) CMS
3 5 (55.56%) LAMP
3 5 (55.56%) Marketing
3 5 (55.56%) JSON
3 5 (55.56%) PHP5
4 4 (44.44%) HTML5
4 4 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (44.44%) CSS3
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery
6 1 (11.11%) Memcached
6 1 (11.11%) Varnish
6 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
6 1 (11.11%) Redis
6 1 (11.11%) RESTful
6 1 (11.11%) Apache Solr
6 1 (11.11%) Sass

Web Design
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 5 (55.56%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Solr
2 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (55.56%) Subversion
General
1 5 (55.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) XML
2 5 (55.56%) XHTML
2 5 (55.56%) LAMP
2 5 (55.56%) JSON
2 5 (55.56%) REST
3 4 (44.44%) CSS3
3 4 (44.44%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) RESTful
5 1 (11.11%) Memcached
5 1 (11.11%) Sass
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) OO
1 5 (55.56%) OO PHP
2 4 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) PHP
3 5 (55.56%) PHP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Varnish