The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Web Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Designer
North West / Manchester
Rank 91 94 93
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Web Designer 1 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.076% 0.39% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.41% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £175 £320 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.31% -21.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £325 £225
% change year-on-year
+13.84% +44.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year
+43.33% -

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
1253 1728 1455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.71% 95.42% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 778 992 816
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 44 53
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.20 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Web Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Manchester region that featured Web Designer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Web Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region featuring Web Designer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Fireworks
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering

Web Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (50.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript