The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Designer
Rank 383 367 371
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Web Designer 41 54 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.23% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 37 27
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £145 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £377 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £275 £250
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £23.75 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-32.63% +75.92%
Web Designer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22142 23580 24592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.52% 92.91% 93.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 15051 16152 16176
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 415 460 627
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
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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
City of London +8 12 £264 +1.44% 4
Mayfair - - - -
Bexley - - - -
Chislehurst - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Ruislip - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Web Designer
England

Web Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 56 (77.78%) HTML
2 46 (63.89%) CSS
3 29 (40.28%) Photoshop
4 27 (37.50%) Adobe
5 25 (34.72%) JavaScript
6 22 (30.56%) Adobe Illustrator
6 22 (30.56%) HTML5
7 18 (25.00%) jQuery
8 17 (23.61%) Web Design
9 14 (19.44%) Responsive Web Design
10 13 (18.06%) CSS3
10 13 (18.06%) InDesign
11 12 (16.67%) Marketing
12 11 (15.28%) Flash
12 11 (15.28%) E-Commerce
13 10 (13.89%) Degree
14 7 (9.72%) Dreamweaver
14 7 (9.72%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (9.72%) Advertising
14 7 (9.72%) Publishing
15 6 (8.33%) B2B
15 6 (8.33%) XML
15 6 (8.33%) Sass
15 6 (8.33%) Ajax
15 6 (8.33%) Graphic Design
15 6 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 5 (6.94%) .NET
16 5 (6.94%) Fireworks
16 5 (6.94%) Retail
17 4 (5.56%) Finance

Web Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 4 (5.56%) CMS
2 2 (2.78%) WordPress
3 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (40.28%) Photoshop
2 22 (30.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (18.06%) InDesign
4 5 (6.94%) Fireworks
5 2 (2.78%) Acrobat
5 2 (2.78%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) Internet
1 2 (2.78%) Extranet
2 1 (1.39%) SSL
2 1 (1.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.78%) KDB
2 1 (1.39%) MySQL
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (5.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (4.17%) Axure RP
4 2 (2.78%) Firebug
5 1 (1.39%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.39%) Grunt
5 1 (1.39%) Bower
General
1 12 (16.67%) Marketing
2 7 (9.72%) Advertising
2 7 (9.72%) Publishing
3 5 (6.94%) Retail
4 4 (5.56%) Finance
5 2 (2.78%) Front Office
6 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.39%) Games
6 1 (1.39%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (77.78%) HTML
2 46 (63.89%) CSS
3 22 (30.56%) HTML5
4 18 (25.00%) jQuery
5 13 (18.06%) CSS3
6 11 (15.28%) Flash
7 6 (8.33%) XML
7 6 (8.33%) Sass
7 6 (8.33%) Ajax
7 6 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (6.94%) .NET
9 4 (5.56%) LESS
10 3 (4.17%) AngularJS
11 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
11 2 (2.78%) XHTML
11 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (1.39%) WebSphere MQ
12 1 (1.39%) DOM
12 1 (1.39%) XSLT
12 1 (1.39%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Graphic Design
2 4 (5.56%) Open Source
2 4 (5.56%) Digital Media
3 3 (4.17%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.78%) Social Media
4 2 (2.78%) Copywriting
5 1 (1.39%) FMCG
5 1 (1.39%) DataPower
5 1 (1.39%) Social Gaming
5 1 (1.39%) Animation
5 1 (1.39%) Biology
5 1 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.39%) W3C
5 1 (1.39%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.39%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.17%) UNIX
2 1 (1.39%) AIX
2 1 (1.39%) Linux
2 1 (1.39%) Android
2 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.61%) Web Design
2 14 (19.44%) Responsive Web Design
3 11 (15.28%) E-Commerce
4 7 (9.72%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (8.33%) B2B
6 4 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (5.56%) User Stories
7 3 (4.17%) Information Architecture
7 3 (4.17%) Email Marketing
7 3 (4.17%) Web Development
7 3 (4.17%) Content Management
7 3 (4.17%) OOP
8 2 (2.78%) MVC
8 2 (2.78%) SEO
8 2 (2.78%) Pay per click
8 2 (2.78%) Business Development
8 2 (2.78%) Web Usability
8 2 (2.78%) Web Application Development
8 2 (2.78%) Analytics
8 2 (2.78%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 25 (34.72%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.56%) Java
3 3 (4.17%) PHP
3 3 (4.17%) ActionScript
4 2 (2.78%) C#
4 2 (2.78%) C++
4 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.39%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (13.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) WAI
1 1 (1.39%) Section 508
Vendors
1 27 (37.50%) Adobe
2 2 (2.78%) Apple
2 2 (2.78%) Google
2 2 (2.78%) ExactTarget
3 1 (1.39%) IBM
3 1 (1.39%) Zend
3 1 (1.39%) webMethods
3 1 (1.39%) Software AG
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