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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Designer
Rank 163 154 136
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Web Designer 6 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £275 £275 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £225 £275
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 - £22.50
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
3794 3750 2930
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.28% 94.32% 94.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2286 1995 1547
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 225 203
Median hourly rate £18.80 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.93% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.29 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £49.50 £40.57
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 1 May 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 -4 4 - - 3
Cheshire -7 1 £275 - 1
Lancashire - 1 £275 -
Web Designer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 16 (84.21%) HTML
1 16 (84.21%) CSS
2 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
3 11 (57.89%) Photoshop
4 10 (52.63%) jQuery
5 9 (47.37%) Adobe
5 9 (47.37%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (36.84%) Web Design
7 6 (31.58%) Web Development
8 5 (26.32%) CSS3
8 5 (26.32%) HTML5
8 5 (26.32%) CMS
8 5 (26.32%) Fireworks
8 5 (26.32%) MS Office
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
8 5 (26.32%) PHP
9 4 (21.05%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 4 (21.05%) Graphic Design
10 3 (15.79%) Marketing
10 3 (15.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (10.53%) User Experience
11 2 (10.53%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (10.53%) XHTML
11 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
11 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
12 1 (5.26%) FTP
12 1 (5.26%) .NET
12 1 (5.26%) Web Services
12 1 (5.26%) XML
12 1 (5.26%) XSLT

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 (26.32%) CMS
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) Drupal
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (5.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Photoshop
2 9 (47.37%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (26.32%) Fireworks
3 5 (26.32%) MS Office
4 3 (15.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (5.26%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) FTP
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (5.26%) Axure RP
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Mercurial
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.79%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Publishing
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) CSS
1 16 (84.21%) HTML
2 10 (52.63%) jQuery
3 5 (26.32%) CSS3
3 5 (26.32%) HTML5
4 2 (10.53%) XHTML
5 1 (5.26%) .NET
5 1 (5.26%) Ajax
5 1 (5.26%) LESS
5 1 (5.26%) Sass
5 1 (5.26%) Web Services
5 1 (5.26%) XML
5 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Graphic Design
2 2 (10.53%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.26%) NHS
3 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.26%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Web Design
2 6 (31.58%) Web Development
3 4 (21.05%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (5.26%) MVC
5 1 (5.26%) Open Source
5 1 (5.26%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.26%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
2 5 (26.32%) PHP
3 1 (5.26%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Adobe
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Coremetrics
Chester, Cheshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £325 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 27 days ago