The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Job Titles advertised for the City of London 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 Designer
Rank 193 206 210
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Web Designer 12 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.23% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 7
Average daily rate
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£278 £188 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.00% -37.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £145 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £1,030
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £275 £250
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £22.00 £18.51
% change year-on-year
+8.52% +18.88%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5428 6572 7202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.03% 92.50% 92.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3959 4830 5240
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 169 170
Average hourly rate £18.46 £20.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.70% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.66 £51.00 £41.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Web Designer
London

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 10 (58.82%) HTML
2 7 (41.18%) CSS
3 4 (23.53%) Adobe
3 4 (23.53%) Marketing
3 4 (23.53%) HTML5
4 3 (17.65%) Web Development
4 3 (17.65%) jQuery
4 3 (17.65%) Ajax
4 3 (17.65%) .NET
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) Web Design
5 2 (11.76%) Banking
5 2 (11.76%) Finance
5 2 (11.76%) CMS
5 2 (11.76%) Internet
5 2 (11.76%) Extranet
5 2 (11.76%) Middleware
5 2 (11.76%) ActionScript
5 2 (11.76%) Java
5 2 (11.76%) XML
5 2 (11.76%) Photoshop
5 2 (11.76%) Flash
5 2 (11.76%) Pay per click
5 2 (11.76%) Content Management
5 2 (11.76%) Degree
5 2 (11.76%) Copywriting
5 2 (11.76%) System Testing
5 2 (11.76%) WordPress
5 2 (11.76%) CSS3
5 2 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (11.76%) CMS
1 2 (11.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
1 2 (11.76%) Extranet
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
1 1 (5.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (5.88%) Axure RP
1 1 (5.88%) Grunt
1 1 (5.88%) Bower
General
1 4 (23.53%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Publishing
3 1 (5.88%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) HTML
2 7 (41.18%) CSS
3 4 (23.53%) HTML5
4 3 (17.65%) jQuery
4 3 (17.65%) .NET
4 3 (17.65%) Ajax
5 2 (11.76%) XML
5 2 (11.76%) Flash
5 2 (11.76%) Middleware
5 2 (11.76%) CSS3
6 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (5.88%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Copywriting
2 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
2 1 (5.88%) Social Media
2 1 (5.88%) Social Gaming
2 1 (5.88%) Internet of Things
2 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Web Design
1 3 (17.65%) Web Development
2 2 (11.76%) Content Management
2 2 (11.76%) Pay per click
2 2 (11.76%) Email Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) System Testing
2 2 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (5.88%) Analytics
3 1 (5.88%) User Stories
3 1 (5.88%) Market Research
3 1 (5.88%) Information Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) Usability Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Business Development
3 1 (5.88%) OO
3 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.88%) B2C
3 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) ActionScript
2 2 (11.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Adobe
2 2 (11.76%) ExactTarget