The first table below looks at the demand for Web Design skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Design over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Design
Rank 279 363 381
Rank change year-on-year
+84 +18
Contract jobs citing Web Design 379 218 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.69% 0.43% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.59% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 124 109
Average daily rate
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£350 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 8
Average hourly rate £23.86 £17.50 £18.26
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.31% -4.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £12.50 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £81.44 £40.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £27.50 £17.51
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +57.05%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40505 37197 40742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.09% 72.90% 70.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 25086 22561 23430
Average daily rate £400 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1158 1066 1445
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -1.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.54 £12.50 £13.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.84 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%

Web Design
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Web Design Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Web Design
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Design within the UK.

Web Design Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Web Design
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Design within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Web Design Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Web Design
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Design within the UK.

Web Design Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Web Design
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Design within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Web Design Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Web Design
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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
England +69 321 £350 +11.11% 122
London +41 163 £400 +25.00% 25
South East +8 45 £325 +23.80% 34
City of London +23 43 £350 - 5
Scotland +4 38 £351 +2.04% 2
Edinburgh +3 28 £388 +10.71%
Yorkshire +31 27 £281 -19.64% 13
North West +7 27 £275 -8.33% 23
West Yorkshire +22 19 £295 -15.71% 9
South West -13 19 £308 +2.50% 4
Leeds +18 18 £310 -11.42% 5
Berkshire +10 17 £375 +63.04% 7
East Midlands +8 15 £225 -35.71% 13
East of England -24 15 £415 +16.49% 6
Manchester -4 13 £313 +5.04% 14
Northamptonshire +7 10 £200 -65.21% 1
West Sussex +4 9 £313 +13.63% 5
Hampshire -11 9 £300 -33.33% 4
Glasgow - 9 £275 - 1
Northampton +6 8 £200 -65.21%
Wiltshire +1 8 £300 -36.17%
Cheshire +10 7 £275 -16.66% 6
West Midlands -9 7 £296 +18.50% 3
Somerset - 7 £308 -
Bath - 7 £308 -
Essex +6 6 £431 +11.29%
Surrey -4 6 £375 +57.89% 6
Wales - 6 £375 - 6
South Wales - 6 £375 - 5
Southampton - 6 £300 - 1

Web Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 622 (82.93%) HTML
2 555 (74.00%) CSS
3 479 (63.87%) JavaScript
4 441 (58.80%) Responsive Web Design
5 330 (44.00%) HTML5
6 285 (38.00%) jQuery
7 203 (27.07%) Web Development
8 194 (25.87%) CSS3
9 186 (24.80%) Java
10 168 (22.40%) Relational Database
11 163 (21.73%) UNIX
12 162 (21.60%) Linux
13 160 (21.33%) Git (software)
14 140 (18.67%) Photoshop
15 132 (17.60%) Subversion
16 121 (16.13%) HTTP
17 114 (15.20%) Adobe
18 112 (14.93%) Configuration Management
19 111 (14.80%) Finance
20 109 (14.53%) Mac OS X
21 106 (14.13%) PHP
21 106 (14.13%) .NET
22 98 (13.07%) SQL
23 96 (12.80%) Agile Software Development
24 92 (12.27%) Sass
25 88 (11.73%) Web Services
26 81 (10.80%) Python
27 78 (10.40%) CMS
28 77 (10.27%) E-Commerce
29 75 (10.00%) XHTML

Web Design
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 78 (10.40%) CMS
2 57 (7.60%) Node.js
3 38 (5.07%) SharePoint
4 21 (2.80%) WordPress
5 19 (2.53%) Drupal
6 17 (2.27%) Umbraco
6 17 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
7 14 (1.87%) Apache
8 13 (1.73%) IIS
8 13 (1.73%) Apache Solr
9 8 (1.07%) TeamSite
10 7 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (0.80%) Cloud Foundry
12 5 (0.67%) Kentico
12 5 (0.67%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.53%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.53%) ExpressionEngine
13 4 (0.53%) Adobe CQ
14 3 (0.40%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 140 (18.67%) Photoshop
2 74 (9.87%) Adobe Illustrator
3 19 (2.53%) MS Office
4 18 (2.40%) MS Excel
5 12 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (1.47%) MS Visio
6 11 (1.47%) InDesign
7 9 (1.20%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.27%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (0.27%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.13%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.13%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 8 (1.07%) Magento
2 6 (0.80%) WebTrends
3 5 (0.67%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.53%) RMDS
5 3 (0.40%) Tridion
6 2 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.13%) SiteCatalyst
7 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.13%) osCommerce
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (0.40%) GitHub
2 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.13%) SaaS
3 1 (0.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 121 (16.13%) HTTP
2 42 (5.60%) Intranet
3 19 (2.53%) Internet
4 5 (0.67%) LDAP
5 4 (0.53%) LAN
5 4 (0.53%) WAN
6 2 (0.27%) SSL
6 2 (0.27%) SMS
7 1 (0.13%) Broadband
7 1 (0.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (22.40%) Relational Database
2 45 (6.00%) MySQL
3 38 (5.07%) MongoDB
4 33 (4.40%) SQL Server
5 29 (3.87%) Neo4j
6 7 (0.93%) RDBMS
7 5 (0.67%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.40%) Redis
8 3 (0.40%) MariaDB
8 3 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.27%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.13%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.13%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 160 (21.33%) Git (software)
2 132 (17.60%) Subversion
3 27 (3.60%) Jasmine
4 23 (3.07%) Grunt
5 14 (1.87%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 14 (1.87%) Axure RP
6 12 (1.60%) Mocha
7 11 (1.47%) Jenkins
8 10 (1.33%) Visual Studio
9 9 (1.20%) Dreamweaver
9 9 (1.20%) Cucumber
10 8 (1.07%) Maven
11 7 (0.93%) Selenium
11 7 (0.93%) Bower
12 6 (0.80%) JSUnit
12 6 (0.80%) PhoneGap
12 6 (0.80%) Capybara
13 5 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (0.67%) JIRA
14 4 (0.53%) TeamCity
General
1 111 (14.80%) Finance
2 46 (6.13%) Marketing
3 33 (4.40%) Retail
4 20 (2.67%) Banking
5 18 (2.40%) Publishing
6 12 (1.60%) Games
7 10 (1.33%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.20%) Multimedia
9 8 (1.07%) Telecoms
10 7 (0.93%) Advertising
11 5 (0.67%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.67%) Legal
11 5 (0.67%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.40%) Local Government
12 3 (0.40%) French Language
13 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.27%) Automotive
14 1 (0.13%) Law
14 1 (0.13%) Front Office
14 1 (0.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 532 (70.93%) Developer
2 197 (26.27%) Front-End Developer
3 152 (20.27%) Web Developer
4 137 (18.27%) Designer
5 60 (8.00%) UI Developer
6 57 (7.60%) Web Designer
7 55 (7.33%) UI Programmer
8 52 (6.93%) Front-End Web Developer
9 49 (6.53%) Java Developer
10 48 (6.40%) Python Developer
11 29 (3.87%) User Experience Designer
12 28 (3.73%) Senior Developer
13 25 (3.33%) Python/Django Developer
14 21 (2.80%) PHP Developer
14 21 (2.80%) UI Designer
15 20 (2.67%) Analyst
16 18 (2.40%) JavaScript Developer
17 17 (2.27%) Digital Designer
18 16 (2.13%) .NET Developer
19 14 (1.87%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 622 (82.93%) HTML
2 555 (74.00%) CSS
3 330 (44.00%) HTML5
4 285 (38.00%) jQuery
5 194 (25.87%) CSS3
6 106 (14.13%) .NET
7 92 (12.27%) Sass
8 88 (11.73%) Web Services
9 75 (10.00%) XHTML
10 70 (9.33%) Ajax
11 68 (9.07%) XML
12 62 (8.27%) REST
13 55 (7.33%) ASP.NET
14 46 (6.13%) Django
15 43 (5.73%) JSP
16 40 (5.33%) JSON
17 38 (5.07%) AngularJS
18 36 (4.80%) Hibernate
19 35 (4.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 33 (4.40%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 51 (6.80%) Enterprise Software
2 47 (6.27%) Visualisation
3 40 (5.33%) Mobile App
4 38 (5.07%) Graphic Design
5 36 (4.80%) W3C
6 26 (3.47%) Computer Science
7 21 (2.80%) Open Source
8 10 (1.33%) Social Media
9 9 (1.20%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.07%) iPad
10 8 (1.07%) Psychology
11 6 (0.80%) E-Learning
11 6 (0.80%) Photography
12 5 (0.67%) Data Integration
12 5 (0.67%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.53%) Animation
14 3 (0.40%) Web 2.0
14 3 (0.40%) Taxonomies
14 3 (0.40%) GIS
14 3 (0.40%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 163 (21.73%) UNIX
2 162 (21.60%) Linux
3 109 (14.53%) Mac OS X
4 28 (3.73%) Android
5 23 (3.07%) Apple iOS
6 12 (1.60%) Windows
7 4 (0.53%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 441 (58.80%) Responsive Web Design
2 203 (27.07%) Web Development
3 112 (14.93%) Configuration Management
4 96 (12.80%) Agile Software Development
5 77 (10.27%) E-Commerce
6 74 (9.87%) MVC
7 67 (8.93%) TDD
8 62 (8.27%) Continuous Integration
9 53 (7.07%) Scrum
10 48 (6.40%) OO
11 33 (4.40%) Content Management
12 31 (4.13%) Project Management
13 29 (3.87%) Analytics
14 26 (3.47%) BDD
15 24 (3.20%) Unit Testing
16 23 (3.07%) SEO
17 20 (2.67%) User Experience Design
17 20 (2.67%) Information Architecture
18 19 (2.53%) Web Accessibility
19 16 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 479 (63.87%) JavaScript
2 186 (24.80%) Java
3 106 (14.13%) PHP
4 98 (13.07%) SQL
5 81 (10.80%) Python
6 67 (8.93%) C#
7 61 (8.13%) Ruby
8 39 (5.20%) PL/SQL
9 30 (4.00%) Scala
10 8 (1.07%) Perl
11 7 (0.93%) VB.NET
12 6 (0.80%) PHP5
13 5 (0.67%) XPath
14 4 (0.53%) R
14 4 (0.53%) VBA
14 4 (0.53%) C
15 3 (0.40%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.40%) VB
16 2 (0.27%) VBScript
16 2 (0.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 66 (8.80%) Degree
2 16 (2.13%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.53%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.13%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.13%) CSSLP
4 1 (0.13%) ISEB
4 1 (0.13%) CISSP
4 1 (0.13%) CISM
4 1 (0.13%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.40%) WCAG
1 18 (2.40%) QA
2 11 (1.47%) WAI
3 10 (1.33%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.13%) SLA
4 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.13%) Section 508
System Software
1 10 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.40%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.27%) UAG
4 1 (0.13%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (0.80%) Puppet
1 6 (0.80%) Vagrant
2 4 (0.53%) Graylog2
3 1 (0.13%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 114 (15.20%) Adobe
2 62 (8.27%) Oracle
3 30 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 26 (3.47%) Sitecore
5 21 (2.80%) JBoss
6 18 (2.40%) Twitter
7 17 (2.27%) Orchard
8 14 (1.87%) hybris
9 12 (1.60%) VMware
10 11 (1.47%) Google
11 6 (0.80%) Zend
11 6 (0.80%) RedDot
11 6 (0.80%) Interwoven
12 4 (0.53%) Open Text
12 4 (0.53%) ATG
12 4 (0.53%) Apple
12 4 (0.53%) Akamai
12 4 (0.53%) New Relic
12 4 (0.53%) Facebook
13 3 (0.40%) Tableau
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £220 to £260 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Latcom Ltd
Rate: Unspecified - negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £15,000 to £19,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARM Technology
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £100 to £180 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester
OHO Group
Rate: £100 - £180 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Low Cost Airlines
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
South East England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £neg on experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Computer Futures
Posted: 24 days ago