The first table below looks at the demand for Web Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Design over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hertfordshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Design
Rank 52 49 66
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Contract jobs citing Web Design 17 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.19% 1.90% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 2.44% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 6
Average daily rate £398 £450 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.86 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.18 £17.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+36.33% +54.54%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
547 492 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 70.49% 77.85% 69.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 258 320
Average daily rate £413 £419 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.49% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £267 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 17 59
Average hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £40.50 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Web Design
East of England

Web Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Design across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Design Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Web Design
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Web Design Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Web Design
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Web Design Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Web Design
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Design within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Watford -3 11 - - 2
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Borehamwood - - - - 1
St Albans - - - -
Stevenage - - - - 1
Web Design
East of England

Web Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Web Design also 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 that cited Web Design.

1 32 (94.12%) HTML
2 30 (88.24%) CSS
2 30 (88.24%) JavaScript
3 29 (85.29%) HTML5
3 29 (85.29%) CSS3
4 25 (73.53%) Responsive Web Design
4 25 (73.53%) OO
5 24 (70.59%) XHTML
6 22 (64.71%) Adobe
7 21 (61.76%) Photoshop
8 20 (58.82%) JSP
8 20 (58.82%) Retail
9 19 (55.88%) W3C
9 19 (55.88%) E-Commerce
10 17 (50.00%) Analytics
10 17 (50.00%) Finance
11 16 (47.06%) Manufacturing
12 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (26.47%) Web Accessibility
14 8 (23.53%) Web Development
14 8 (23.53%) Ajax
15 7 (20.59%) Apple
16 6 (17.65%) XML
16 6 (17.65%) XSLT
16 6 (17.65%) Java
16 6 (17.65%) TDD
16 6 (17.65%) jQuery
16 6 (17.65%) XPath
17 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
17 5 (14.71%) Jasmine

Web Design
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Web Design also 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 that cited Web Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.82%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) SAP Portal
2 1 (2.94%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 21 (61.76%) Photoshop
2 3 (8.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (5.88%) Fireworks
4 1 (2.94%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SiteCatalyst
1 1 (2.94%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.94%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Jasmine
2 2 (5.88%) Subversion
2 2 (5.88%) Ant
2 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.88%) Grunt
2 2 (5.88%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.94%) Dreamweaver
General
1 20 (58.82%) Retail
2 17 (50.00%) Finance
3 16 (47.06%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.88%) Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.94%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 31 (91.18%) Developer
2 18 (52.94%) Front-End Developer
3 8 (23.53%) UI Developer
3 8 (23.53%) UI Programmer
4 4 (11.76%) Web Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Lead C# Developer
6 2 (5.88%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior .NET Web Developer
6 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (94.12%) HTML
2 30 (88.24%) CSS
3 29 (85.29%) HTML5
3 29 (85.29%) CSS3
4 24 (70.59%) XHTML
5 20 (58.82%) JSP
6 8 (23.53%) Ajax
7 6 (17.65%) XML
7 6 (17.65%) XSLT
7 6 (17.65%) jQuery
8 5 (14.71%) Semantic HTML
9 2 (5.88%) .NET
9 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
9 2 (5.88%) MooTools
10 1 (2.94%) Zepto.js
10 1 (2.94%) Backbone.js
10 1 (2.94%) YUI
10 1 (2.94%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 19 (55.88%) W3C
2 1 (2.94%) Social Media
2 1 (2.94%) FMCG
2 1 (2.94%) Graphic Design
2 1 (2.94%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Responsive Web Design
1 25 (73.53%) OO
2 19 (55.88%) E-Commerce
3 17 (50.00%) Analytics
4 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (26.47%) Web Accessibility
6 8 (23.53%) Web Development
7 6 (17.65%) TDD
8 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
9 4 (11.76%) MVC
10 2 (5.88%) SEO
10 2 (5.88%) Integration Testing
10 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (5.88%) Build Automation
10 2 (5.88%) BDD
11 1 (2.94%) Progressive Enhancement
11 1 (2.94%) Memory Management
11 1 (2.94%) Customer Insight
11 1 (2.94%) Web Application Development
11 1 (2.94%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 30 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 6 (17.65%) Java
2 6 (17.65%) XPath
3 3 (8.82%) SQL
4 2 (5.88%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) WAI
3 1 (2.94%) Section 508
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) Adobe
2 7 (20.59%) Apple
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle
4 2 (5.88%) ATG
5 1 (2.94%) Facebook
5 1 (2.94%) Twitter
5 1 (2.94%) hybris
5 1 (2.94%) SAP
5 1 (2.94%) Interwoven
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.94%) Stellent
5 1 (2.94%) Endeca
5 1 (2.94%) Yahoo!
5 1 (2.94%) Google