The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 England 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 442 459 427
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -32
Contract jobs requiring a Web Designer 128 83 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.19% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 33 71
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £145 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £369 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £275 £250
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 10
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £18.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +21.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £22.10 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £24.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £22.00 £18.51
% change year-on-year
+8.52% +18.88%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45677 43067 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.52% 92.59% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28255 25820 27968
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1840 1987 2538
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.24 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £41.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Web Designer
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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 25 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Designer across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Web Designer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 25 July 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 +16 43 £325 +44.44% 5
Yorkshire +41 34 £175 -30.00% 10
South East +1 28 £306 -9.59% 12
South West -22 10 £425 +82.40% 5
West Midlands - 5 £225 - 4
East Midlands -2 3 £213 -22.72% 8
North West -20 3 - - 10
East of England -25 3 £288 -4.16% 2
Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
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Web Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 155 (77.50%) HTML
2 144 (72.00%) CSS
3 104 (52.00%) Photoshop
4 98 (49.00%) JavaScript
5 70 (35.00%) Adobe
5 70 (35.00%) Adobe Illustrator
6 69 (34.50%) jQuery
7 50 (25.00%) Web Design
8 47 (23.50%) HTML5
9 44 (22.00%) Marketing
10 37 (18.50%) XHTML
11 31 (15.50%) Graphic Design
12 28 (14.00%) E-Commerce
13 27 (13.50%) Flash
14 25 (12.50%) Ajax
15 24 (12.00%) CSS3
16 23 (11.50%) W3C
17 21 (10.50%) Dreamweaver
17 21 (10.50%) Responsive Web Design
18 16 (8.00%) Usability Testing
18 16 (8.00%) CMS
19 15 (7.50%) Legal
19 15 (7.50%) Retail
19 15 (7.50%) Content Management
19 15 (7.50%) Web Accessibility
20 14 (7.00%) Degree
21 12 (6.00%) InDesign
21 12 (6.00%) Advertising
21 12 (6.00%) .NET
22 11 (5.50%) PHP

Web Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 16 (8.00%) CMS
2 4 (2.00%) WordPress
3 2 (1.00%) IIS
4 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 104 (52.00%) Photoshop
2 70 (35.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (6.00%) InDesign
4 11 (5.50%) Fireworks
5 5 (2.50%) Adobe After Effects
6 3 (1.50%) Acrobat
7 2 (1.00%) MS Visio
7 2 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.50%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.50%) MS Office
8 1 (0.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.00%) Magento
2 1 (0.50%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.50%) Internet
2 6 (3.00%) Extranet
2 6 (3.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.50%) MySQL
2 2 (1.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.00%) KDB
Development Applications
1 21 (10.50%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (2.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 5 (2.50%) Axure RP
3 2 (1.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.50%) Grunt
4 1 (0.50%) Bower
4 1 (0.50%) Subversion
4 1 (0.50%) Firebug
4 1 (0.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.50%) WebDriver
General
1 44 (22.00%) Marketing
2 15 (7.50%) Legal
2 15 (7.50%) Retail
3 12 (6.00%) Advertising
4 8 (4.00%) Finance
5 6 (3.00%) Publishing
6 5 (2.50%) Games
7 3 (1.50%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.00%) Front Office
8 2 (1.00%) Banking
8 2 (1.00%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.50%) French Language
9 1 (0.50%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.50%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.50%) Korean Language
9 1 (0.50%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.50%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.50%) Swedish Language
9 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (77.50%) HTML
2 144 (72.00%) CSS
3 69 (34.50%) jQuery
4 47 (23.50%) HTML5
5 37 (18.50%) XHTML
6 27 (13.50%) Flash
7 25 (12.50%) Ajax
8 24 (12.00%) CSS3
9 12 (6.00%) .NET
10 7 (3.50%) Sass
10 7 (3.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (3.00%) XML
12 3 (1.50%) ASP.NET
12 3 (1.50%) AngularJS
13 2 (1.00%) JSP
13 2 (1.00%) .NET Framework
13 2 (1.00%) Middleware
14 1 (0.50%) WebCenter
14 1 (0.50%) Java EE
14 1 (0.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.50%) Graphic Design
2 23 (11.50%) W3C
3 7 (3.50%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.00%) Visualisation
5 5 (2.50%) Social Media
6 4 (2.00%) Digital Media
6 4 (2.00%) Animation
7 2 (1.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.00%) Copywriting
8 1 (0.50%) FMCG
8 1 (0.50%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.50%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.50%) Video Editing
8 1 (0.50%) Biology
8 1 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.50%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.50%) iPad
8 1 (0.50%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.50%) UNIX
1 3 (1.50%) Android
2 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.00%) Windows
2 2 (1.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (25.00%) Web Design
2 28 (14.00%) E-Commerce
3 21 (10.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 16 (8.00%) Usability Testing
5 15 (7.50%) Web Accessibility
5 15 (7.50%) Content Management
6 9 (4.50%) Online Marketing
6 9 (4.50%) Web Development
7 8 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (3.50%) SEO
9 6 (3.00%) Information Architecture
9 6 (3.00%) Analytics
10 5 (2.50%) User Stories
11 4 (2.00%) Business Development
11 4 (2.00%) Email Marketing
12 3 (1.50%) Web Analytics
12 3 (1.50%) Migration
12 3 (1.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (1.50%) OOP
12 3 (1.50%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 98 (49.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (5.50%) PHP
3 10 (5.00%) Java
4 5 (2.50%) C#
5 3 (1.50%) ActionScript
6 2 (1.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.00%) SQL
6 2 (1.00%) C++
7 1 (0.50%) Perl
7 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.50%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 14 (7.00%) Degree
2 5 (2.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.50%) WAI
2 1 (0.50%) Section 508
System Software
1 3 (1.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 70 (35.00%) Adobe
2 5 (2.50%) Orchard
3 2 (1.00%) Unica
3 2 (1.00%) Oracle
3 2 (1.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.00%) ExactTarget
4 1 (0.50%) SAP
4 1 (0.50%) JBoss
4 1 (0.50%) Macromedia
4 1 (0.50%) JD Edwards
4 1 (0.50%) Zend
4 1 (0.50%) Facebook
4 1 (0.50%) Twitter
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