The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Designer
Rank 86 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -
Contract jobs requiring a Web Designer 19 21 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.14% 2.08% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 2.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 0
Average daily rate
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£340 £160 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £240 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £16.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+128.12% -32.63%
Web Designer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1549 934 878
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 92.64% 92.38% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1095 605 479
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 29 44
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.20 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -57.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Web Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Web Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Web Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Web Designer Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Web Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Designer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Web Designer Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Web Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Web Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Web Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 22 (88.00%) HTML
1 22 (88.00%) CSS
2 18 (72.00%) User Experience
3 16 (64.00%) Adobe
4 15 (60.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 12 (48.00%) Web Design
6 11 (44.00%) Information Architecture
7 4 (16.00%) Photoshop
7 4 (16.00%) Marketing
7 4 (16.00%) jQuery
7 4 (16.00%) Magento
8 3 (12.00%) Interactive Media
8 3 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (12.00%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (12.00%) Advertising
8 3 (12.00%) Acrobat
8 3 (12.00%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (12.00%) InDesign
9 2 (8.00%) CMS
9 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
9 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
9 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (4.00%) Sass
10 1 (4.00%) LESS
10 1 (4.00%) Analytics
10 1 (4.00%) HTML5
10 1 (4.00%) BDD
10 1 (4.00%) CSS3
10 1 (4.00%) TDD

Web Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (8.00%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (60.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (16.00%) Photoshop
3 3 (12.00%) Acrobat
3 3 (12.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (12.00%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Magento
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (16.00%) Marketing
2 3 (12.00%) Interactive Media
2 3 (12.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) HTML
1 22 (88.00%) CSS
2 4 (16.00%) jQuery
3 1 (4.00%) HTML5
3 1 (4.00%) CSS3
3 1 (4.00%) Sass
3 1 (4.00%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (72.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) NHS
2 1 (4.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Web Design
2 11 (44.00%) Information Architecture
3 3 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.00%) Analytics
5 1 (4.00%) BDD
5 1 (4.00%) TDD
5 1 (4.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Adobe