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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Design
Rank 120 124 109
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Contract jobs citing Web Design 20 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.63% 0.62% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.84% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 3
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.40% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £272 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £445 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £28.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+1.73% +4.54%
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
2405 2268 1552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.27% 74.43% 72.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1616 1519 1012
Average daily rate £398 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 104 70
Average hourly rate £39.25 £33.84 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.98% +90.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.84 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 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
Bristol - 10 £363 - 2
Devon -1 4 £400 -8.57%
Wiltshire -10 2 £161 -46.25%
Gloucestershire - 2 - - 1
Somerset -2 1 £160 -47.96%
Web Design
England

Web Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 38 (74.51%) HTML
2 37 (72.55%) CSS
3 31 (60.78%) HTML5
4 30 (58.82%) CSS3
5 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (45.10%) JavaScript
7 21 (41.18%) Security Cleared
7 21 (41.18%) Responsive Web Design
8 19 (37.25%) Web Development
9 17 (33.33%) SC Cleared
9 17 (33.33%) Information Architecture
10 15 (29.41%) Adobe Illustrator
10 15 (29.41%) Fireworks
10 15 (29.41%) Photoshop
11 13 (25.49%) Usability Testing
11 13 (25.49%) User Experience
12 11 (21.57%) jQuery
13 8 (15.69%) Degree
13 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
14 6 (11.76%) Visualisation
14 6 (11.76%) Subversion
14 6 (11.76%) Ruby
14 6 (11.76%) Ajax
14 6 (11.76%) Java
14 6 (11.76%) .NET
14 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
14 6 (11.76%) Configuration Management
14 6 (11.76%) HTTP
14 6 (11.76%) MVC
14 6 (11.76%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 3 (5.88%) Node.js
2 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.92%) Drupal
2 2 (3.92%) WordPress
3 1 (1.96%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.96%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.96%) CMS
3 1 (1.96%) IIS
3 1 (1.96%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (29.41%) Photoshop
1 15 (29.41%) Fireworks
1 15 (29.41%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) HTTP
2 5 (9.80%) Firewall
2 5 (9.80%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (9.80%) Network Security
3 1 (1.96%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.76%) Subversion
3 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.92%) Grunt
6 1 (1.96%) Maven
6 1 (1.96%) Selenium
General
1 5 (9.80%) Military
2 1 (1.96%) Marketing
2 1 (1.96%) Advertising
2 1 (1.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (49.02%) Developer
2 19 (37.25%) Designer
3 16 (31.37%) Web Designer
4 7 (13.73%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Network Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Security Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Web Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Network Security Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) UI/UX Designer
7 3 (5.88%) Ruby Developer
7 3 (5.88%) UX Designer
7 3 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (3.92%) UI Designer
8 2 (3.92%) Digital Designer
9 1 (1.96%) UI Programmer
9 1 (1.96%) UI Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Drupal Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (74.51%) HTML
2 37 (72.55%) CSS
3 31 (60.78%) HTML5
4 30 (58.82%) CSS3
5 11 (21.57%) jQuery
6 6 (11.76%) .NET
6 6 (11.76%) Ajax
7 5 (9.80%) Web Services
7 5 (9.80%) AngularJS
8 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET
8 4 (7.84%) RESTful
9 3 (5.88%) JSON
9 3 (5.88%) XML
10 2 (3.92%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (3.92%) Sass
10 2 (3.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (1.96%) Ember.js
11 1 (1.96%) Express
11 1 (1.96%) Backbone.js
11 1 (1.96%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) User Experience
2 6 (11.76%) Visualisation
3 3 (5.88%) E-Learning
4 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) SCORM
5 1 (1.96%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.96%) iPhone
5 1 (1.96%) Social Media
5 1 (1.96%) iPad
5 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Linux
1 2 (3.92%) Mac OS
1 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.96%) UNIX
2 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (41.18%) Responsive Web Design
3 19 (37.25%) Web Development
4 17 (33.33%) Information Architecture
5 13 (25.49%) Usability Testing
6 6 (11.76%) Configuration Management
6 6 (11.76%) MVC
7 5 (9.80%) Computer Forensics
7 5 (9.80%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (9.80%) Computer Security
7 5 (9.80%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (9.80%) SIEM
8 2 (3.92%) Mobile Development
8 2 (3.92%) Migration
9 1 (1.96%) Scrum
9 1 (1.96%) Workflow
9 1 (1.96%) ITIL
9 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.96%) OOP
9 1 (1.96%) OO
Programming Languages
1 23 (45.10%) JavaScript
2 6 (11.76%) Java
2 6 (11.76%) Ruby
3 5 (9.80%) C#
4 2 (3.92%) PHP
5 1 (1.96%) Python
5 1 (1.96%) PHP5
5 1 (1.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 17 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 8 (15.69%) Degree
4 2 (3.92%) MCSD
4 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) ISO 9001
1 3 (5.88%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Varnish
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.80%) Adobe
2 5 (9.80%) Juniper
2 5 (9.80%) SolarWinds
2 5 (9.80%) ArcSight
2 5 (9.80%) Cisco
3 1 (1.96%) Facebook
3 1 (1.96%) Twitter