The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Designer
Rank 191 198 194
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Web Designer 5 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.089% 0.060% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.064% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Average daily rate
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£295 £401 £195
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.34% +105.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £401 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £401 £271
UK excluding London average daily rate £269 £263 £225
% change year-on-year
+2.38% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £23.75 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-57.89% +50.79%
Web Designer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5189 6212 5579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.83% 93.41% 93.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4020 4517 4147
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 110 147
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £12.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £34.30 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Web Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Web Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Web Designer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Web Designer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Web Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Designer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Web Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Web Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Web Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Web Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 17 (94.44%) HTML
2 15 (83.33%) CSS
3 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 9 (50.00%) Web Design
4 9 (50.00%) User Experience
5 8 (44.44%) Photoshop
6 7 (38.89%) HTML5
7 6 (33.33%) CSS3
7 6 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (27.78%) .NET
8 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
9 4 (22.22%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (22.22%) Adobe
9 4 (22.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (22.22%) Degree
9 4 (22.22%) Marketing
9 4 (22.22%) jQuery
10 3 (16.67%) Content Management
10 3 (16.67%) Google
10 3 (16.67%) Apple
10 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
10 3 (16.67%) Flash
10 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 3 (16.67%) InDesign
10 3 (16.67%) Publishing
11 2 (11.11%) CMS
11 2 (11.11%) Data Security
11 2 (11.11%) MVC
11 2 (11.11%) Multimedia

Web Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (11.11%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Photoshop
2 6 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (22.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (16.67%) InDesign
5 1 (5.56%) Adobe After Effects
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (5.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (5.56%) Axure RP
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (22.22%) Marketing
2 3 (16.67%) Publishing
3 2 (11.11%) Multimedia
4 1 (5.56%) Games
4 1 (5.56%) Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) HTML
2 15 (83.33%) CSS
3 7 (38.89%) HTML5
4 6 (33.33%) CSS3
5 5 (27.78%) .NET
6 4 (22.22%) jQuery
7 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 3 (16.67%) Flash
8 2 (11.11%) Classic ASP
8 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (5.56%) LESS
9 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (5.56%) Ajax
9 1 (5.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (11.11%) Graphic Design
2 2 (11.11%) Copywriting
3 1 (5.56%) Social Media
3 1 (5.56%) Social Gaming
3 1 (5.56%) Photography
3 1 (5.56%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Web Design
2 6 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
4 3 (16.67%) Content Management
5 2 (11.11%) Pay per click
5 2 (11.11%) Data Security
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) Email Marketing
6 1 (5.56%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (5.56%) Information Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) MVVM
6 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) B2C
6 1 (5.56%) Web Development
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) ActionScript
3 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Adobe
2 3 (16.67%) Apple
2 3 (16.67%) Google
3 2 (11.11%) ExactTarget