The table below looks at the statistics for Web Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Design over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Design
Rank 150 129 117
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -12
Contract jobs citing Web Design 8 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.21% 0.51% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.66% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 10
Median daily rate £250 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.43% +37.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £343 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £450 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.34%
Web Design
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3026 2878 2306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 80.80% 77.43% 74.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1909 1707 1228
Median daily rate £413 £385 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 121 96
Median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +20.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £14.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.16 £52.70 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Web Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Web Design as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Design Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Web Design
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Web Design Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Web Design
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Design across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Web Design Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Web Design
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Web Design Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Web Design
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Design within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester 0 4 £350 -12.50% 13
Cheshire -17 4 £150 -63.65% 8
Web Design
England

Web Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Web Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Web Design.

1 58 (92.06%) HTML
2 51 (80.95%) JavaScript
3 47 (74.60%) CSS
4 37 (58.73%) Responsive Web Design
5 31 (49.21%) Web Development
6 29 (46.03%) HTML5
7 24 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (38.10%) jQuery
8 21 (33.33%) CSS3
9 20 (31.75%) XML
10 19 (30.16%) Front End Development
11 18 (28.57%) HTTP
12 16 (25.40%) Git (software)
13 15 (23.81%) Ajax
14 14 (22.22%) Java
15 13 (20.63%) JSON
16 12 (19.05%) Linux
16 12 (19.05%) MVC
16 12 (19.05%) PHP
16 12 (19.05%) User Experience
16 12 (19.05%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
17 11 (17.46%) .NET
17 11 (17.46%) CMS
17 11 (17.46%) Web Services
17 11 (17.46%) Configuration Management
18 10 (15.87%) SOAP
18 10 (15.87%) XHTML
18 10 (15.87%) Subversion
18 10 (15.87%) MongoDB
19 9 (14.29%) Neo4j

Web Design
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 11 (17.46%) CMS
2 5 (7.94%) WordPress
3 3 (4.76%) ExpressionEngine
4 2 (3.17%) Drupal
4 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.59%) Apache
5 1 (1.59%) EPiServer CMS
5 1 (1.59%) IIS
5 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Photoshop
2 6 (9.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (6.35%) Fireworks
3 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.35%) MS Office
4 3 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) GitHub
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (28.57%) HTTP
2 4 (6.35%) Internet
3 3 (4.76%) Intranet
4 1 (1.59%) SMTP
4 1 (1.59%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) MongoDB
2 9 (14.29%) Neo4j
3 8 (12.70%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.76%) MySQL
4 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.59%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 16 (25.40%) Git (software)
2 10 (15.87%) Subversion
3 7 (11.11%) Mercurial
4 5 (7.94%) JIRA
5 3 (4.76%) Jasmine
6 2 (3.17%) Grunt
6 2 (3.17%) Maven
6 2 (3.17%) QUnit
6 2 (3.17%) Selenium
7 1 (1.59%) Axure RP
7 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.59%) JUnit
7 1 (1.59%) NUnit
7 1 (1.59%) PhpStorm
7 1 (1.59%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.59%) Travis CI
7 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (6.35%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Games
2 2 (3.17%) Publishing
3 1 (1.59%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (82.54%) Developer
2 24 (38.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 13 (20.63%) HTML Developer
3 13 (20.63%) JavaScript Developer
3 13 (20.63%) Web Developer
4 12 (19.05%) HTML CSS Developer
4 12 (19.05%) UI Developer
5 11 (17.46%) Senior Developer
6 9 (14.29%) Designer
6 9 (14.29%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 9 (14.29%) Java Developer
7 7 (11.11%) Digital Developer
7 7 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (9.52%) Web Designer
9 5 (7.94%) ServiceNow Developer
10 4 (6.35%) CSS Developer
10 4 (6.35%) Software Engineer
11 3 (4.76%) CMS Developer
11 3 (4.76%) PHP Developer
11 3 (4.76%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (92.06%) HTML
2 47 (74.60%) CSS
3 29 (46.03%) HTML5
4 24 (38.10%) jQuery
5 21 (33.33%) CSS3
6 20 (31.75%) XML
7 15 (23.81%) Ajax
8 13 (20.63%) JSON
9 11 (17.46%) .NET
9 11 (17.46%) Web Services
10 10 (15.87%) SOAP
10 10 (15.87%) XHTML
11 9 (14.29%) Dropwizard
11 9 (14.29%) Hibernate
11 9 (14.29%) XSLT
12 8 (12.70%) JAX-RS
12 8 (12.70%) LESS
12 8 (12.70%) REST
12 8 (12.70%) Sass
13 6 (9.52%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) User Experience
2 8 (12.70%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.76%) NHS
3 3 (4.76%) Semantic Web
4 2 (3.17%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.17%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.59%) Animation
5 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.59%) FMCG
5 1 (1.59%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.59%) Social Media
5 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.05%) Linux
2 9 (14.29%) Mac OS X
2 9 (14.29%) Unix
3 4 (6.35%) Windows
4 2 (3.17%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.59%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (58.73%) Responsive Web Design
2 31 (49.21%) Web Development
3 24 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (30.16%) Front End Development
5 12 (19.05%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 12 (19.05%) MVC
6 11 (17.46%) Configuration Management
7 9 (14.29%) Wireframes
8 8 (12.70%) SEO
9 7 (11.11%) ITIL
10 6 (9.52%) Unit Testing
11 5 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (7.94%) Scrum
12 4 (6.35%) BDD
12 4 (6.35%) Graceful Degradation
12 4 (6.35%) Software Engineering
12 4 (6.35%) TDD
13 3 (4.76%) OO
14 2 (3.17%) CRM
14 2 (3.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 51 (80.95%) JavaScript
2 14 (22.22%) Java
3 12 (19.05%) PHP
4 9 (14.29%) XPath
5 5 (7.94%) C#
6 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.59%) SQL
7 1 (1.59%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.35%) BC Cleared
3 3 (4.76%) Degree
4 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.11%) ServiceNow
3 4 (6.35%) Adobe
4 2 (3.17%) MuleSoft
4 2 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.17%) WSO2
5 1 (1.59%) EPiServer