The table below looks at the statistics for Web Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Design over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Design
Rank 123 111 132
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +21
Contract jobs citing Web Design 24 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.71% 0.14% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.19% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 2 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -35.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.65 £12.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+113.70% -48.38%
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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2485 1544 2111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 73.41% 71.09% 68.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1680 1032 1230
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 89 155
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.53 £12.75 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.00 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

Web Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Design across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Design Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Web Design
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Web Design Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Web Design
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Design across the South West region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Web Design Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Web Design
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Web Design Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Web Design
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Design within the South West region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
Devon - 10 £375 - 7
Wiltshire -5 7 £338 +22.72%
Bristol - 3 £425 - 1
Somerset - 1 £338 -
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Web Design
England

Web Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Web Design also 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 that cited Web Design.

1 32 (78.05%) HTML
2 29 (70.73%) CSS
3 21 (51.22%) Responsive Web Design
4 17 (41.46%) Photoshop
5 15 (36.59%) .NET
5 15 (36.59%) HTML5
5 15 (36.59%) CSS3
6 12 (29.27%) C#
6 12 (29.27%) Scrum
7 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
7 11 (26.83%) User Experience
8 10 (24.39%) Relational Database
8 10 (24.39%) MySQL
8 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
8 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET
8 10 (24.39%) XML
8 10 (24.39%) XSLT
8 10 (24.39%) XHTML
8 10 (24.39%) RDBMS
8 10 (24.39%) TDD
8 10 (24.39%) Web Development
9 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
9 9 (21.95%) Fireworks
10 8 (19.51%) Usability Testing
10 8 (19.51%) Umbraco
10 8 (19.51%) Adobe Illustrator
11 7 (17.07%) MS PowerPoint
11 7 (17.07%) Intranet
11 7 (17.07%) MS Excel

Web Design
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Web Design also 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 that cited Web Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (19.51%) Umbraco
2 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
3 5 (12.20%) CMS
4 2 (4.88%) Node.js
Applications
1 17 (41.46%) Photoshop
2 9 (21.95%) Fireworks
3 8 (19.51%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
4 7 (17.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.44%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) MySQL
1 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
1 10 (24.39%) RDBMS
1 10 (24.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Grunt
General
1 4 (9.76%) Publishing
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (60.98%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) Designer
3 8 (19.51%) Web Designer
4 7 (17.07%) Web Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Web Manager
5 6 (14.63%) Web Content Manager
5 6 (14.63%) Content Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Umbraco Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Sitecore Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Architect
9 1 (2.44%) Project Manager
9 1 (2.44%) Digital Project Manager
9 1 (2.44%) Front-End Web Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Designer
9 1 (2.44%) Consultant
9 1 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.44%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (78.05%) HTML
2 29 (70.73%) CSS
3 15 (36.59%) .NET
3 15 (36.59%) HTML5
3 15 (36.59%) CSS3
4 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET
4 10 (24.39%) XML
4 10 (24.39%) XSLT
4 10 (24.39%) XHTML
5 2 (4.88%) jQuery
5 2 (4.88%) LESS
5 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.44%) Flash
6 1 (2.44%) J2EE
6 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) User Experience
2 5 (12.20%) Digital Media
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.88%) Graphic Design
3 2 (4.88%) Animation
3 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.44%) W3C
4 1 (2.44%) E-Learning
4 1 (2.44%) SCORM
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Responsive Web Design
2 12 (29.27%) Scrum
3 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (24.39%) TDD
4 10 (24.39%) Web Development
5 8 (19.51%) Usability Testing
6 6 (14.63%) Information Architecture
6 6 (14.63%) CRM
7 5 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.44%) Coaching
8 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.44%) PRINCE
8 1 (2.44%) Project Management
8 1 (2.44%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) C#
2 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.88%) SQL
4 1 (2.44%) ActionScript
4 1 (2.44%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (2.44%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) WAI
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.63%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe
3 1 (2.44%) BT