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 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Designer
Rank 513 473 423
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -50
Contract jobs requiring a Web Designer 76 86 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.20% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 39 64
Average daily rate
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£270 £275 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £405 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £250 £225
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 5
Average hourly rate £10.00 £21.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.02% +24.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £23.75 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-57.89% +50.79%
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
46272 43750 42038
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.73% 92.64% 93.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 29935 26900 24214
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1900 1926 2472
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £41.00
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 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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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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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 +15 30 £280 -6.66% 9
South East -20 18 £288 -11.53% 8
South West -19 7 £325 +73.33% 2
East of England -18 6 £275 +29.41% 5
East Midlands -1 5 £225 -10.00%
Yorkshire -11 4 £200 -44.82% 4
North West -15 4 £275 - 13
North East - 2 £250 - 1
West Midlands - - - - 1
Web Designer
UK

Web Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 169 (82.04%) HTML
2 159 (77.18%) CSS
3 116 (56.31%) Photoshop
4 113 (54.85%) JavaScript
5 81 (39.32%) User Experience
6 69 (33.50%) Adobe Illustrator
7 65 (31.55%) Web Design
8 64 (31.07%) HTML5
9 63 (30.58%) jQuery
10 58 (28.16%) Adobe
11 48 (23.30%) CSS3
12 44 (21.36%) Responsive Web Design
13 43 (20.87%) Dreamweaver
13 43 (20.87%) XHTML
14 42 (20.39%) Agile Software Development
15 38 (18.45%) Flash
16 37 (17.96%) Marketing
17 32 (15.53%) E-Commerce
18 29 (14.08%) Graphic Design
19 28 (13.59%) Web Development
20 27 (13.11%) Ajax
21 25 (12.14%) Degree
22 23 (11.17%) Fireworks
23 22 (10.68%) Content Management
24 21 (10.19%) .NET
25 20 (9.71%) Web Accessibility
26 18 (8.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
27 17 (8.25%) Online Marketing
27 17 (8.25%) CMS
28 16 (7.77%) Scrum

Web Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 17 (8.25%) CMS
2 7 (3.40%) Drupal
3 5 (2.43%) WordPress
3 5 (2.43%) Apache
4 4 (1.94%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.94%) IIS
5 1 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 116 (56.31%) Photoshop
2 69 (33.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 23 (11.17%) Fireworks
4 18 (8.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 11 (5.34%) InDesign
6 9 (4.37%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (1.46%) MS Office
8 2 (0.97%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.43%) WebTrends
2 3 (1.46%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.49%) Magento
3 1 (0.49%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.43%) Intranet
1 5 (2.43%) Internet
2 2 (0.97%) Extranet
3 1 (0.49%) SSL
3 1 (0.49%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.37%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.97%) IDOL
3 1 (0.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 43 (20.87%) Dreamweaver
2 6 (2.91%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.43%) Axure RP
4 4 (1.94%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (0.97%) Firebug
6 1 (0.49%) Subversion
General
1 37 (17.96%) Marketing
2 15 (7.28%) Finance
3 10 (4.85%) Retail
4 9 (4.37%) Publishing
5 8 (3.88%) Multimedia
5 8 (3.88%) Advertising
6 7 (3.40%) Legal
7 4 (1.94%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.46%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.97%) French Language
9 2 (0.97%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.49%) Swedish Language
10 1 (0.49%) Banking
10 1 (0.49%) Games
10 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.49%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.49%) Local Government
10 1 (0.49%) Danish Language
10 1 (0.49%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.49%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (82.04%) HTML
2 159 (77.18%) CSS
3 64 (31.07%) HTML5
4 63 (30.58%) jQuery
5 48 (23.30%) CSS3
6 43 (20.87%) XHTML
7 38 (18.45%) Flash
8 27 (13.11%) Ajax
9 21 (10.19%) .NET
10 11 (5.34%) AngularJS
11 8 (3.88%) JSON
11 8 (3.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (3.88%) LESS
12 7 (3.40%) Sass
12 7 (3.40%) XML
13 6 (2.91%) ASP.NET
13 6 (2.91%) DHTML
14 5 (2.43%) Leaflet
15 4 (1.94%) .NET Framework
15 4 (1.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 81 (39.32%) User Experience
2 29 (14.08%) Graphic Design
3 14 (6.80%) W3C
3 14 (6.80%) Mobile App
4 9 (4.37%) Digital Media
5 7 (3.40%) Human Factors
6 5 (2.43%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.43%) Open Source
6 5 (2.43%) Social Media
7 3 (1.46%) Copywriting
7 3 (1.46%) Animation
7 3 (1.46%) Photography
8 2 (0.97%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.97%) PKI
8 2 (0.97%) STB
8 2 (0.97%) RIA
8 2 (0.97%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.49%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.49%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.49%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.91%) Linux
2 4 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (1.94%) Windows XP
2 4 (1.94%) Windows
2 4 (1.94%) Android
2 4 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (1.46%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.49%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.49%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (31.55%) Web Design
2 44 (21.36%) Responsive Web Design
3 42 (20.39%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (15.53%) E-Commerce
5 28 (13.59%) Web Development
6 22 (10.68%) Content Management
7 20 (9.71%) Web Accessibility
8 17 (8.25%) Online Marketing
9 16 (7.77%) Scrum
9 16 (7.77%) Information Architecture
9 16 (7.77%) Usability Testing
10 11 (5.34%) SEO
11 10 (4.85%) Analytics
12 7 (3.40%) Web Analytics
12 7 (3.40%) B2B
13 6 (2.91%) Migration
13 6 (2.91%) User Stories
14 5 (2.43%) Stakeholder Management
15 4 (1.94%) Email Marketing
15 4 (1.94%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 113 (54.85%) JavaScript
2 6 (2.91%) C#
3 3 (1.46%) PHP
4 2 (0.97%) Java
4 2 (0.97%) C
4 2 (0.97%) ActionScript
5 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.49%) Python
5 1 (0.49%) VB
5 1 (0.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (12.14%) Degree
2 15 (7.28%) Security Cleared
3 13 (6.31%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.46%) QA
1 3 (1.46%) WAI
2 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.49%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 4 (1.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 58 (28.16%) Adobe
2 6 (2.91%) Apple
2 6 (2.91%) Google
3 5 (2.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.94%) Unica
5 2 (0.97%) ExactTarget
6 1 (0.49%) Facebook
6 1 (0.49%) Twitter
6 1 (0.49%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.49%) BT
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle
6 1 (0.49%) IBM
6 1 (0.49%) Software AG
6 1 (0.49%) Macromedia
6 1 (0.49%) webMethods
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