The first table below looks at the demand for the Web Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Chester 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 24 April 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 Chester 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Designer
Rank - 23 -
Contract jobs requiring a Web Designer 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 0.65% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £269 £250 £250
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -41.66%
Job Titles Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
228 148 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 92.68% 96.10% 94.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 41 28
Average daily rate £350 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £230 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 17 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £26.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +41.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £9.00 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Web Designer
Cheshire

Web Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Web Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Web Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Web Designer Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Web Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Web Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Web Designer
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 5 (83.33%) Photoshop
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (50.00%) Adobe
3 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (33.33%) Android
4 2 (33.33%) iPhone
4 2 (33.33%) Information Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) Web Design
5 1 (16.67%) Ajax
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) Flash
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (16.67%) Axure RP
5 1 (16.67%) CSS3
5 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management

Web Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 5 (83.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (16.67%) OmniGraffle
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Axure RP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) Flash
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (33.33%) Web Design
2 2 (33.33%) Information Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe