The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Web Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Designer
Rank 152 146 131
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Web Designer 8 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.21% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.11% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Median daily rate £300 £191 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.86% +3.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.65%
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 North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3553 3520 2995
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.70% 94.65% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2206 2028 1622
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £517 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 196 180
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.20 £43.43 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Web Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Web Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Web Designer
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 Designer across the North West region.

Web Designer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Web Designer
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 Designer across the North West region.

Web Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Web Designer
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 Designer within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 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 -7 5 £250 +132.55%
Cheshire -2 2 £338 +22.72% 1
Lancashire - 1 £275 - 2
Web Designer
England

Web Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 North West region featuring Web Designer in the job title.

1 14 (82.35%) HTML
2 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
2 13 (76.47%) CSS
3 11 (64.71%) Photoshop
4 10 (58.82%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (52.94%) jQuery
6 6 (35.29%) Web Design
7 5 (29.41%) CMS
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 5 (29.41%) Fireworks
7 5 (29.41%) MS Office
8 4 (23.53%) PHP
8 4 (23.53%) Adobe
8 4 (23.53%) Web Development
8 4 (23.53%) User Experience
8 4 (23.53%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 4 (23.53%) Wireframes
9 3 (17.65%) Prototyping
9 3 (17.65%) Finance
10 2 (11.76%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (11.76%) Adobe Premiere
10 2 (11.76%) .NET
10 2 (11.76%) XHTML
10 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
10 2 (11.76%) Customer Engagement
10 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
10 2 (11.76%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (11.76%) Workflow
10 2 (11.76%) Marketing
10 2 (11.76%) Graphic Design

Web Designer Skill Set
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 5 (29.41%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Drupal
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Photoshop
2 10 (58.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (29.41%) Fireworks
3 5 (29.41%) MS Office
4 2 (11.76%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (11.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (11.76%) Adobe Premiere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) FTP
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Axure RP
1 1 (5.88%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) Mercurial
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) HTML
2 13 (76.47%) CSS
3 9 (52.94%) jQuery
4 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 2 (11.76%) CSS3
4 2 (11.76%) HTML5
4 2 (11.76%) XHTML
5 1 (5.88%) Ajax
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.88%) LESS
5 1 (5.88%) Sass
5 1 (5.88%) Web Services
5 1 (5.88%) XML
5 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (11.76%) Graphic Design
2 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.88%) NHS
3 1 (5.88%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Web Design
2 4 (23.53%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 4 (23.53%) Web Development
2 4 (23.53%) Wireframes
3 3 (17.65%) Prototyping
4 2 (11.76%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (11.76%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
4 2 (11.76%) Infographics
4 2 (11.76%) Information Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) Workflow
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Content Development
5 1 (5.88%) MVC
5 1 (5.88%) Open Source
5 1 (5.88%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.88%) SEO
5 1 (5.88%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
2 4 (23.53%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Adobe
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