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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Designer
Rank 379 394 345
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -49
Contract jobs requiring a Web Designer 30 30 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 22
Average daily rate
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£280 £300 £228
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +31.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £210 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £369 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £250 £225
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -91.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £23.75 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-57.89% +50.79%
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
21269 22575 19948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.25% 93.08% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15335 15541 13354
Average daily rate £435 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 397 386 546
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.18 £39.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +9 5 £295 -26.34% 2
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Web Designer
England

Web Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 61 (83.56%) HTML
2 53 (72.60%) CSS
3 40 (54.79%) User Experience
4 33 (45.21%) JavaScript
5 32 (43.84%) HTML5
6 28 (38.36%) Photoshop
7 24 (32.88%) Web Design
8 23 (31.51%) Responsive Web Design
8 23 (31.51%) jQuery
9 22 (30.14%) CSS3
10 18 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (23.29%) Adobe Illustrator
12 16 (21.92%) Adobe
13 15 (20.55%) E-Commerce
14 11 (15.07%) Information Architecture
15 10 (13.70%) Marketing
16 9 (12.33%) Ajax
16 9 (12.33%) Dreamweaver
17 8 (10.96%) Flash
17 8 (10.96%) Finance
17 8 (10.96%) Web Development
17 8 (10.96%) Degree
17 8 (10.96%) Graphic Design
17 8 (10.96%) JSON
17 8 (10.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 7 (9.59%) LESS
18 7 (9.59%) Human Factors
18 7 (9.59%) .NET
19 6 (8.22%) DHTML
19 6 (8.22%) XML

Web Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (6.85%) CMS
2 4 (5.48%) Drupal
3 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (38.36%) Photoshop
2 17 (23.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (6.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (5.48%) Fireworks
4 4 (5.48%) InDesign
5 1 (1.37%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (1.37%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) Intranet
1 2 (2.74%) Extranet
2 1 (1.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (12.33%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (6.85%) Axure RP
3 4 (5.48%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.74%) Firebug
6 1 (1.37%) Subversion
General
1 10 (13.70%) Marketing
2 8 (10.96%) Finance
3 6 (8.22%) Publishing
4 4 (5.48%) Retail
5 2 (2.74%) Legal
5 2 (2.74%) Advertising
5 2 (2.74%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.37%) Banking
6 1 (1.37%) Music Industry
6 1 (1.37%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (83.56%) HTML
2 53 (72.60%) CSS
3 32 (43.84%) HTML5
4 23 (31.51%) jQuery
5 22 (30.14%) CSS3
6 9 (12.33%) Ajax
7 8 (10.96%) Flash
7 8 (10.96%) JSON
7 8 (10.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (9.59%) LESS
8 7 (9.59%) .NET
9 6 (8.22%) DHTML
9 6 (8.22%) XML
9 6 (8.22%) Sass
10 5 (6.85%) AngularJS
10 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET
11 4 (5.48%) XHTML
11 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (2.74%) Classic ASP
13 1 (1.37%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 40 (54.79%) User Experience
2 8 (10.96%) Graphic Design
3 7 (9.59%) Human Factors
4 4 (5.48%) Open Source
5 3 (4.11%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.11%) Social Media
6 2 (2.74%) STB
6 2 (2.74%) RIA
6 2 (2.74%) Copywriting
6 2 (2.74%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.37%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.37%) Social Gaming
7 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.37%) Photography
7 1 (1.37%) DataPower
7 1 (1.37%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.37%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.37%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
1 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.37%) Android
1 1 (1.37%) AIX
1 1 (1.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.88%) Web Design
2 23 (31.51%) Responsive Web Design
3 18 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (20.55%) E-Commerce
5 11 (15.07%) Information Architecture
6 8 (10.96%) Web Development
7 6 (8.22%) B2B
7 6 (8.22%) Content Management
8 5 (6.85%) User Stories
8 5 (6.85%) Web Accessibility
8 5 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.48%) Scrum
9 4 (5.48%) Usability Testing
10 3 (4.11%) MVVM
10 3 (4.11%) Web Usability
10 3 (4.11%) MVC
10 3 (4.11%) SEO
11 2 (2.74%) Project Management
11 2 (2.74%) E-business
11 2 (2.74%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 33 (45.21%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.11%) C#
3 2 (2.74%) ActionScript
4 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.37%) Java
4 1 (1.37%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (10.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (21.92%) Adobe
2 3 (4.11%) Google
2 3 (4.11%) Apple
3 2 (2.74%) ExactTarget
4 1 (1.37%) Facebook
4 1 (1.37%) Twitter
4 1 (1.37%) webMethods
4 1 (1.37%) Software AG
4 1 (1.37%) IBM
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