The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Designer
Rank 94 84 61
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Web Designer 2 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.13% 0.23% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.25% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£108 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £28.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+57.89% +2.70%
Web Designer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1440 1221 930
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.36% 94.80% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 853 658 462
Average daily rate £350 £338 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 60 79
Average hourly rate £13.87 £15.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.51% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.49 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Web Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Web Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Web Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Web Designer Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Web Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Web Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Web Designer
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) hybris
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience

Web Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) hybris