The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Designer
Rank 242 229 213
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Web Designer 12 11 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.12% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 14
Average daily rate
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£191 £225 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £195 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £285 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £250 £250
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £24.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +63.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £23.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+27.65% +56.66%
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8544 8207 7552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.57% 91.66% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4793 4559 3818
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £210 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 426 439 591
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £47.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

Web Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Designer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Web Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Web Designer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Designer across the South East region.

Web Designer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Web Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Designer across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Web Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Web Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Designer across the South East region.

Web Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Web Designer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Designer within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -8 6 £133 -55.90%
Hampshire -2 2 - - 2
Surrey +5 1 £450 +140.00%
Buckinghamshire +2 1 £338 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Web Designer
England

Web Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Web Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Web Designer in their job title.

1 26 (81.25%) CSS
2 25 (78.13%) HTML
3 22 (68.75%) Photoshop
4 14 (43.75%) Adobe Illustrator
5 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
5 13 (40.63%) Adobe
6 11 (34.38%) HTML5
6 11 (34.38%) User Experience
7 10 (31.25%) Marketing
7 10 (31.25%) Dreamweaver
8 8 (25.00%) InDesign
8 8 (25.00%) CSS3
9 7 (21.88%) Graphic Design
9 7 (21.88%) Retail
9 7 (21.88%) E-Commerce
9 7 (21.88%) jQuery
10 6 (18.75%) Multimedia
10 6 (18.75%) Photography
10 6 (18.75%) Apple
11 5 (15.63%) Flash
11 5 (15.63%) Web Design
11 5 (15.63%) Web Development
11 5 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (9.38%) Sass
12 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
12 3 (9.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 3 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (9.38%) Content Management
12 3 (9.38%) WordPress
12 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development

Web Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Web Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Web Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) WordPress
1 3 (9.38%) CMS
2 2 (6.25%) Drupal
Applications
1 22 (68.75%) Photoshop
2 14 (43.75%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (25.00%) InDesign
4 3 (9.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (3.13%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (3.13%) Fireworks
5 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Magento
1 1 (3.13%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (3.13%) Grunt
2 1 (3.13%) Bower
General
1 10 (31.25%) Marketing
2 7 (21.88%) Retail
3 6 (18.75%) Multimedia
4 3 (9.38%) Finance
5 1 (3.13%) Games
5 1 (3.13%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (81.25%) CSS
2 25 (78.13%) HTML
3 11 (34.38%) HTML5
4 8 (25.00%) CSS3
5 7 (21.88%) jQuery
6 5 (15.63%) Flash
7 3 (9.38%) Sass
7 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
7 3 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (6.25%) Apache Flex
9 1 (3.13%) Laravel
9 1 (3.13%) Kendo UI
9 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
9 1 (3.13%) WebGL
9 1 (3.13%) XHTML
9 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) User Experience
2 7 (21.88%) Graphic Design
3 6 (18.75%) Photography
4 2 (6.25%) W3C
4 2 (6.25%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.13%) Video Editing
5 1 (3.13%) Animation
5 1 (3.13%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) E-Commerce
2 5 (15.63%) Web Design
2 5 (15.63%) Web Development
2 5 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (9.38%) Content Management
3 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.13%) Analytics
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing Analytics
4 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) UX Design
4 1 (3.13%) Web Accessibility
4 1 (3.13%) B2B
4 1 (3.13%) OO
4 1 (3.13%) Scrum
4 1 (3.13%) MVC
4 1 (3.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.13%) PHP
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
2 1 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) WCAG
1 1 (3.13%) WAI
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Adobe
2 6 (18.75%) Apple
3 2 (6.25%) Twitter
4 1 (3.13%) Google
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft