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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Designer
Rank 390 370 366
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Web Designer 21 46 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.099% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.23% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 25
Average daily rate £323 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.53% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £200 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £435 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £250 £250
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 - £22.50
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
20096 20019 20842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.70% 94.48% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14251 14165 14161
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 308 344 397
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +37 2 £325 -15.58% 3
Hounslow - 2 £375 -
Web Designer
England

Web Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 33 (52.38%) HTML
2 32 (50.79%) User Experience
3 28 (44.44%) CSS
4 23 (36.51%) Web Design
5 22 (34.92%) Photoshop
6 21 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 19 (30.16%) Adobe
8 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
10 13 (20.63%) Marketing
11 9 (14.29%) E-Commerce
11 9 (14.29%) Degree
11 9 (14.29%) HTML5
12 8 (12.70%) CSS3
12 8 (12.70%) Security Cleared
12 8 (12.70%) jQuery
12 8 (12.70%) SC Cleared
12 8 (12.70%) CMS
13 7 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
14 6 (9.52%) Digital Media
14 6 (9.52%) WordPress
14 6 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
14 6 (9.52%) Animation
14 6 (9.52%) InDesign
14 6 (9.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 5 (7.94%) Dreamweaver
15 5 (7.94%) Social Media
16 4 (6.35%) Graphic Design
16 4 (6.35%) Web Development
16 4 (6.35%) Finance

Web Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 8 (12.70%) CMS
2 6 (9.52%) WordPress
3 2 (3.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.59%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.59%) Confluence
4 1 (1.59%) Drupal
Applications
1 22 (34.92%) Photoshop
2 14 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (9.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (9.52%) InDesign
4 1 (1.59%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (1.59%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (1.59%) Basecamp
1 1 (1.59%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.59%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) Spotfire
2 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.59%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.59%) JIRA
2 1 (1.59%) Sublime Text
2 1 (1.59%) Subversion
General
1 13 (20.63%) Marketing
2 4 (6.35%) Advertising
2 4 (6.35%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Publishing
3 3 (4.76%) Legal
3 3 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Games
4 1 (1.59%) German Language
4 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (52.38%) HTML
2 28 (44.44%) CSS
3 9 (14.29%) HTML5
4 8 (12.70%) CSS3
4 8 (12.70%) jQuery
5 3 (4.76%) Ajax
5 3 (4.76%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.17%) Backbone.js
6 2 (3.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (3.17%) XHTML
7 1 (1.59%) Flash
7 1 (1.59%) Middleware
7 1 (1.59%) SVG
7 1 (1.59%) Web Services
7 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (50.79%) User Experience
2 6 (9.52%) Animation
2 6 (9.52%) Digital Media
3 5 (7.94%) Social Media
4 4 (6.35%) Graphic Design
5 3 (4.76%) Visualisation
5 3 (4.76%) W3C
6 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.59%) iPad
7 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (36.51%) Web Design
2 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 7 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (6.35%) Web Development
7 3 (4.76%) Open Source
8 2 (3.17%) ETL
8 2 (3.17%) Front End Development
8 2 (3.17%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (3.17%) Scrum
8 2 (3.17%) SEO
8 2 (3.17%) UX Design
9 1 (1.59%) CRM
9 1 (1.59%) MVC
9 1 (1.59%) Time Management
9 1 (1.59%) Usability Testing
9 1 (1.59%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.59%) Validation
9 1 (1.59%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.17%) PHP
3 1 (1.59%) CFML
3 1 (1.59%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Degree
2 8 (12.70%) SC Cleared
2 8 (12.70%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.59%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (30.16%) Adobe
2 2 (3.17%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.59%) ATG
3 1 (1.59%) Dell
3 1 (1.59%) Demandware
3 1 (1.59%) Elastic Path
3 1 (1.59%) Google
3 1 (1.59%) hybris
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle
3 1 (1.59%) Sitecore