The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Designer
Rank 511 505 458
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -47
Contract jobs requiring a Web Designer 69 71 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.15% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 26 47
Average daily rate
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£225 £288 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.73% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £400 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £230 £250
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 4
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +28.57%
Web Designer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46773 47492 40766
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.39% 92.43% 92.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 28857 29311 23960
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1840 1929 2115
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Web Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Web Designer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Web Designer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Web Designer Daily Rate Trend in England

Web Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Designer across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Web Designer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Web Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Web Designer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Web Designer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Designer within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
London +9 26 £325 +4.83% 10
South East -17 18 £200 -23.80% 10
Yorkshire -16 8 £180 -15.29% 4
South West -6 7 - - 5
North West -18 5 £275 +57.14% 7
East of England - 4 - - 7
West Midlands - 2 £238 - 2
East Midlands - - - - 4
Web Designer
UK

Web Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 109 (82.58%) CSS
2 108 (81.82%) HTML
3 71 (53.79%) Photoshop
4 62 (46.97%) JavaScript
5 60 (45.45%) User Experience
6 47 (35.61%) HTML5
7 41 (31.06%) jQuery
7 41 (31.06%) Adobe Illustrator
7 41 (31.06%) Web Design
8 38 (28.79%) CSS3
9 37 (28.03%) Adobe
10 27 (20.45%) Graphic Design
10 27 (20.45%) Responsive Web Design
11 23 (17.42%) Web Development
12 22 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
13 21 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (13.64%) Marketing
15 16 (12.12%) E-Commerce
15 16 (12.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 15 (11.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 15 (11.36%) Flash
16 15 (11.36%) Information Architecture
17 14 (10.61%) Fireworks
18 13 (9.85%) Finance
19 12 (9.09%) Retail
20 11 (8.33%) Sass
21 10 (7.58%) Content Management
21 10 (7.58%) InDesign
21 10 (7.58%) PHP
22 9 (6.82%) XHTML

Web Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 7 (5.30%) WordPress
2 6 (4.55%) Drupal
3 5 (3.79%) CMS
3 5 (3.79%) Moodle
4 2 (1.52%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 71 (53.79%) Photoshop
2 41 (31.06%) Adobe Illustrator
3 16 (12.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 14 (10.61%) Fireworks
5 10 (7.58%) InDesign
6 3 (2.27%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.76%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.79%) Google Analytics
2 4 (3.03%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) SaaS
1 1 (0.76%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.52%) Intranet
2 1 (0.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (3.03%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.27%) Axure RP
4 2 (1.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.76%) Subversion
5 1 (0.76%) Grunt
5 1 (0.76%) Sublime Text
5 1 (0.76%) Bower
General
1 18 (13.64%) Marketing
2 13 (9.85%) Finance
3 12 (9.09%) Retail
4 5 (3.79%) Multimedia
4 5 (3.79%) Advertising
4 5 (3.79%) Publishing
5 2 (1.52%) Games
5 2 (1.52%) Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Law
6 1 (0.76%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (82.58%) CSS
2 108 (81.82%) HTML
3 47 (35.61%) HTML5
4 41 (31.06%) jQuery
5 38 (28.79%) CSS3
6 15 (11.36%) Flash
6 15 (11.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (8.33%) Sass
8 9 (6.82%) XHTML
9 8 (6.06%) XML
10 7 (5.30%) DHTML
10 7 (5.30%) JSON
11 5 (3.79%) AngularJS
12 3 (2.27%) LESS
12 3 (2.27%) Ajax
12 3 (2.27%) .NET
13 2 (1.52%) JSP
13 2 (1.52%) Apache Flex
14 1 (0.76%) LINQ
14 1 (0.76%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 60 (45.45%) User Experience
2 27 (20.45%) Graphic Design
3 9 (6.82%) Human Factors
4 6 (4.55%) Digital Media
4 6 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.55%) Video Editing
4 6 (4.55%) W3C
5 5 (3.79%) E-Learning
5 5 (3.79%) Photography
6 2 (1.52%) RIA
7 1 (0.76%) Social Media
7 1 (0.76%) Blog
7 1 (0.76%) NHS
7 1 (0.76%) BBC
7 1 (0.76%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.76%) Contract for Difference
7 1 (0.76%) Spread Betting
7 1 (0.76%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (31.06%) Web Design
2 27 (20.45%) Responsive Web Design
3 23 (17.42%) Web Development
4 21 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (12.12%) E-Commerce
6 15 (11.36%) Information Architecture
7 10 (7.58%) Content Management
8 7 (5.30%) Usability Testing
8 7 (5.30%) Analytics
9 5 (3.79%) SEO
9 5 (3.79%) Scrum
10 3 (2.27%) Marketing Analytics
11 2 (1.52%) UX Design
11 2 (1.52%) Web Accessibility
11 2 (1.52%) Product Management
11 2 (1.52%) Rapid Prototyping
11 2 (1.52%) Web Analytics
12 1 (0.76%) Pay per click
12 1 (0.76%) Digital Marketing
12 1 (0.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 62 (46.97%) JavaScript
2 10 (7.58%) PHP
3 2 (1.52%) C#
4 1 (0.76%) Java
4 1 (0.76%) SQL
4 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (5.30%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.79%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.27%) WAI
2 2 (1.52%) QA
Vendors
1 37 (28.03%) Adobe
2 6 (4.55%) Apple
3 5 (3.79%) Google
4 2 (1.52%) Twitter
5 1 (0.76%) Microsoft
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