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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Designer
Rank 500 458 462
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Web Designer 95 127 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.27% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 89 58
Average daily rate
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£253 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £160 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £399 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £245 £250 £250
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Average hourly rate £36.50 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.10% -15.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £19.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+92.10% -20.00%
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
49196 47158 45233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.84% 92.18% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 32037 29170 27517
Average daily rate £405 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1828 1869 1981
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £41.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 3 September 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
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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 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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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
South East -6 28 £295 -3.67% 11
London -28 25 £250 -18.69% 9
Yorkshire -33 19 £340 +112.50% 6
East Midlands -13 7 £240 +20.00% 4
North West -25 6 £475 +427.77% 8
West Midlands +10 5 £175 -16.66% 5
South West -18 4 £163 -56.66% 3
East of England +2 2 £113 -59.09% 5
North East -24 2 - -
Web Designer
UK

Web Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 135 (81.82%) HTML
2 133 (80.61%) CSS
3 76 (46.06%) Adobe
4 73 (44.24%) Photoshop
5 69 (41.82%) User Experience
6 68 (41.21%) Web Design
7 65 (39.39%) JavaScript
8 54 (32.73%) Adobe Illustrator
9 36 (21.82%) CSS3
10 35 (21.21%) HTML5
11 32 (19.39%) Graphic Design
12 30 (18.18%) Marketing
12 30 (18.18%) jQuery
12 30 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
13 28 (16.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 24 (14.55%) Information Architecture
15 23 (13.94%) Web Development
16 22 (13.33%) CMS
17 20 (12.12%) Flash
18 19 (11.52%) Sass
18 19 (11.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 18 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
20 15 (9.09%) WordPress
20 15 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
20 15 (9.09%) XHTML
20 15 (9.09%) E-Commerce
20 15 (9.09%) W3C
20 15 (9.09%) Fireworks
21 13 (7.88%) Advertising
22 12 (7.27%) Web Accessibility

Web Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 22 (13.33%) CMS
2 15 (9.09%) WordPress
3 7 (4.24%) ColdFusion
4 4 (2.42%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.82%) Drupal
6 2 (1.21%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.21%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.61%) IIS
7 1 (0.61%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.61%) Moodle
7 1 (0.61%) Confluence
Applications
1 73 (44.24%) Photoshop
2 54 (32.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 28 (16.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 15 (9.09%) Fireworks
5 10 (6.06%) InDesign
6 4 (2.42%) Acrobat
7 3 (1.82%) MS Excel
8 2 (1.21%) MS Visio
8 2 (1.21%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.24%) Magento
2 2 (1.21%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.61%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.61%) Google Apps
1 1 (0.61%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.24%) Internet
2 5 (3.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.24%) SQLite
2 4 (2.42%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.21%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (1.21%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (1.21%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (6.06%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (3.03%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (1.21%) Axure RP
3 2 (1.21%) Sublime Text
4 1 (0.61%) Subversion
4 1 (0.61%) JIRA
General
1 30 (18.18%) Marketing
2 13 (7.88%) Advertising
3 8 (4.85%) Finance
3 8 (4.85%) Retail
4 5 (3.03%) Multimedia
4 5 (3.03%) Publishing
5 3 (1.82%) Interactive Media
6 2 (1.21%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.21%) Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.61%) Games
7 1 (0.61%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (81.82%) HTML
2 133 (80.61%) CSS
3 36 (21.82%) CSS3
4 35 (21.21%) HTML5
5 30 (18.18%) jQuery
6 20 (12.12%) Flash
7 19 (11.52%) Sass
7 19 (11.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 15 (9.09%) XHTML
9 6 (3.64%) AngularJS
10 5 (3.03%) Web Services
10 5 (3.03%) .NET
11 3 (1.82%) ASP.NET
11 3 (1.82%) Ajax
11 3 (1.82%) XML
12 1 (0.61%) XSLT
12 1 (0.61%) RSS
12 1 (0.61%) SVG
12 1 (0.61%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.61%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 69 (41.82%) User Experience
2 32 (19.39%) Graphic Design
3 15 (9.09%) W3C
4 5 (3.03%) Photography
4 5 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.03%) Social Media
5 3 (1.82%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.82%) Video Editing
6 2 (1.21%) E-Learning
6 2 (1.21%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.21%) Copywriting
7 1 (0.61%) iPhone
7 1 (0.61%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.61%) iPad
7 1 (0.61%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.61%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.42%) Linux
2 2 (1.21%) Windows
3 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (41.21%) Web Design
2 30 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
3 24 (14.55%) Information Architecture
4 23 (13.94%) Web Development
5 18 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 15 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
7 12 (7.27%) Web Accessibility
8 11 (6.67%) SEO
9 10 (6.06%) Content Management
10 9 (5.45%) Usability Testing
11 5 (3.03%) OO
12 4 (2.42%) Data Management
12 4 (2.42%) Workflow
12 4 (2.42%) SOA
12 4 (2.42%) Systems Analysis
12 4 (2.42%) Requirements Analysis
12 4 (2.42%) Business Transformation
12 4 (2.42%) Target Operating Model
13 3 (1.82%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 65 (39.39%) JavaScript
2 9 (5.45%) PHP
3 7 (4.24%) CFML
4 5 (3.03%) SQL
5 2 (1.21%) C#
6 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.61%) VB
6 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (4.85%) Degree
1 8 (4.85%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.61%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.82%) WCAG
2 2 (1.21%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.21%) ISO 14001
2 2 (1.21%) QA
3 1 (0.61%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.21%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 76 (46.06%) Adobe
2 10 (6.06%) Macromedia
3 4 (2.42%) Google
4 2 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.21%) Oracle
4 2 (1.21%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.61%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.61%) hybris
5 1 (0.61%) Twitter
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Posted: 8 days ago