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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Design
Rank 153 153 127
Rank change year-on-year
0 -26
Contract jobs citing Web Design 7 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.47% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.57% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 7
Median daily rate £369 £442 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.47% +96.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £341 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £475 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+22.90% -36.07%
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
2939 3663 2440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.30% 81.82% 75.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1877 2293 1396
Median daily rate £408 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.11% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 149 114
Median hourly rate £24.50 £37.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.78% +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £13.00 £12.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.58 £56.97 £78.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 September 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 September 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 -13 4 £344 +25.45% 4
Lancashire +16 1 £513 +25.53% 3
Cheshire -1 1 £400 -13.51%
Merseyside - 1 - - 1
Web Design
England

Web Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
1 14 (93.33%) HTML
1 14 (93.33%) CSS
2 8 (53.33%) PHP
2 8 (53.33%) jQuery
3 7 (46.67%) HTML5
3 7 (46.67%) CSS3
3 7 (46.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (40.00%) CMS
5 5 (33.33%) Photoshop
5 5 (33.33%) OO
6 4 (26.67%) Ajax
6 4 (26.67%) Web Development
7 3 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (20.00%) WordPress
7 3 (20.00%) MVC
7 3 (20.00%) XML
7 3 (20.00%) Java
7 3 (20.00%) MySQL
7 3 (20.00%) User Experience
7 3 (20.00%) Front End Development
7 3 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 2 (13.33%) GitHub
8 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
8 2 (13.33%) SQL
8 2 (13.33%) .NET
8 2 (13.33%) C#
8 2 (13.33%) OOP
8 2 (13.33%) MS Office

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 6 (40.00%) CMS
2 3 (20.00%) WordPress
3 1 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) Magnolia
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 3 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (13.33%) Fireworks
3 2 (13.33%) MS Office
4 1 (6.67%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) GitHub
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
1 1 (6.67%) Network Security
1 1 (6.67%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Grunt
1 1 (6.67%) gulp
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) PhpStorm
General
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (26.67%) Designer
4 2 (13.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (13.33%) UI Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Web Designer
4 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
4 2 (13.33%) WordPress Developer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile UX Designer
5 1 (6.67%) PhoneGap Developer
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Architect
5 1 (6.67%) UI Designer
5 1 (6.67%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) CSS
1 14 (93.33%) HTML
2 8 (53.33%) jQuery
3 7 (46.67%) CSS3
3 7 (46.67%) HTML5
4 4 (26.67%) Ajax
5 3 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (13.33%) .NET
6 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
6 2 (13.33%) JSON
6 2 (13.33%) XHTML
6 2 (13.33%) YUI
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
7 1 (6.67%) LAMP
7 1 (6.67%) Node.js
7 1 (6.67%) Spring
7 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Animation
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Social Media
2 1 (6.67%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (33.33%) OO
3 4 (26.67%) Web Development
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 3 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 3 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (13.33%) Content Management
5 2 (13.33%) OOP
5 2 (13.33%) SEO
6 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Cross-Platform Development
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) Product Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) Progressive Enhancement
6 1 (6.67%) TDD
6 1 (6.67%) Time Management
6 1 (6.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (53.33%) PHP
3 3 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) C#
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Adobe
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Zend