The first table below looks at the demand for the Web Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 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 Job Titles advertised for the London 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 Designer
Rank 389 361 357
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Web Designer 23 28 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.095% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.14% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 47
Average daily rate £305 £251 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.75% +0.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £192 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £359 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £235 £250 £250
% change year-on-year
-6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -50.00%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22398 20052 25960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.58% 92.82% 92.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15523 13588 16690
Average daily rate £425 £450 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 410 583
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.31 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Web Designer
England

Web Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Web Designer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Web Designer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Web Designer Daily Rate Trend in London

Web Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Designer across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Web Designer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Web Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Web Designer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Web Designer
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London 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
City of London -12 5 £378 +7.85%
Wimbledon - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Web Designer
England

Web Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 38 (73.08%) HTML
2 36 (69.23%) CSS
3 27 (51.92%) Photoshop
4 23 (44.23%) JavaScript
5 21 (40.38%) Adobe Illustrator
5 21 (40.38%) jQuery
6 18 (34.62%) Web Design
6 18 (34.62%) HTML5
7 15 (28.85%) Adobe
8 14 (26.92%) CSS3
9 12 (23.08%) Graphic Design
10 10 (19.23%) Marketing
11 9 (17.31%) E-Commerce
11 9 (17.31%) Advertising
12 8 (15.38%) Web Development
13 7 (13.46%) Ajax
13 7 (13.46%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (13.46%) XML
13 7 (13.46%) Flash
13 7 (13.46%) XHTML
13 7 (13.46%) C#
14 6 (11.54%) Java
14 6 (11.54%) .NET
14 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET
14 6 (11.54%) Finance
14 6 (11.54%) MVC
15 5 (9.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
15 5 (9.62%) Dreamweaver
15 5 (9.62%) DHTML

Web Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 3 (5.77%) CMS
2 1 (1.92%) Drupal
2 1 (1.92%) Confluence
2 1 (1.92%) WordPress
2 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (51.92%) Photoshop
2 21 (40.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (7.69%) Acrobat
3 4 (7.69%) InDesign
4 2 (3.85%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.92%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) FTP
2 1 (1.92%) Intranet
2 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) MySQL
2 2 (3.85%) KDB
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (7.69%) MSBuild
2 4 (7.69%) NUnit
3 1 (1.92%) JIRA
3 1 (1.92%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.92%) WiX
3 1 (1.92%) MSI
General
1 10 (19.23%) Marketing
2 9 (17.31%) Advertising
3 6 (11.54%) Finance
4 2 (3.85%) Publishing
4 2 (3.85%) Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Retail
4 2 (3.85%) Interactive Media
5 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.92%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (73.08%) HTML
2 36 (69.23%) CSS
3 21 (40.38%) jQuery
4 18 (34.62%) HTML5
5 14 (26.92%) CSS3
6 7 (13.46%) Ajax
6 7 (13.46%) XML
6 7 (13.46%) Flash
6 7 (13.46%) XHTML
7 6 (11.54%) .NET
7 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET
8 5 (9.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (9.62%) DHTML
9 4 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (7.69%) WCF
9 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (3.85%) Middleware
11 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
11 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Graphic Design
2 4 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (7.69%) Visualisation
2 4 (7.69%) Smartphone
3 2 (3.85%) Social Media
4 1 (1.92%) Biology
4 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.92%) FMCG
4 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) UNIX
2 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) Web Design
2 9 (17.31%) E-Commerce
3 8 (15.38%) Web Development
4 7 (13.46%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (11.54%) MVC
6 4 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (7.69%) Multithreading
7 3 (5.77%) Content Management
7 3 (5.77%) Time Management
7 3 (5.77%) OOP
8 2 (3.85%) SEO
8 2 (3.85%) Online Marketing
8 2 (3.85%) Business Development
8 2 (3.85%) System Testing
8 2 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.92%) Email Marketing
9 1 (1.92%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.92%) Waterfall
9 1 (1.92%) Web Application Development
9 1 (1.92%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 23 (44.23%) JavaScript
2 7 (13.46%) C#
3 6 (11.54%) Java
4 3 (5.77%) PHP
5 2 (3.85%) C++
5 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.92%) C
6 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Adobe
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.92%) Zend
3 1 (1.92%) Mercator
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle
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Rate: dependant on experience
Posted: 23 days ago