The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire 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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Designer
Rank - 55 32
Contract jobs requiring a Web Designer 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.19% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.20% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £185 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -29.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £245 £263 £250
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £24.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+22.44% +63.33%
Web Designer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
402 498 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 91.36% 93.61% 95.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 311 86
Average daily rate £360 £388 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.09% +34.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £563 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 46 37
Average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £18.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.96 £42.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

Web Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Web Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Web Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Web Designer Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Web Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Web Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Web Designer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 5 (100.00%) Fireworks
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (60.00%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (60.00%) Retail
3 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (60.00%) Sass
3 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) WordPress
5 1 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (20.00%) Web Design

Web Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 5 (100.00%) Fireworks
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (60.00%) Dreamweaver
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) Sass
3 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP