The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 Design
Rank 307 287 333
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +46
Contract jobs citing Web Design 357 360 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.66% 0.68% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.91% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 219 136
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £237 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 8
Average hourly rate £35.75 £23.86 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.86% +90.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.77 £22.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £127.50 £28.75 £56.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.35 £23.86 £77.19
% change year-on-year
+23.01% -69.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41485 39369 34836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.59% 74.79% 73.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 26264 24909 20841
Average daily rate £413 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1203 1184 1052
Average hourly rate £29.00 £28.75 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -10.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £48.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015.

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 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
England -17 342 £375 +0.67% 175
London -34 125 £360 -10.00% 54
Yorkshire +26 63 £425 +41.66% 12
West Yorkshire +32 60 £425 +30.76% 9
Leeds +21 48 £425 +30.76% 5
South East -35 40 £338 +3.84% 31
West Midlands +8 31 £340 +4.61% 17
City of London +1 26 £288 -32.29% 13
North West -13 23 £394 +31.25% 22
South West +13 21 £350 +13.82% 10
East Midlands -8 19 £315 -6.66% 17
East of England +5 17 £350 -15.66% 12
Cheshire 0 15 £400 +33.41% 6
West Sussex -4 14 £475 - 3
Shropshire - 13 £375 - 1
Worthing - 13 £513 -
Telford - 12 £375 -
Berkshire -4 10 £375 +20.00% 4
Devon - 10 £400 - 1
Exeter - 10 £400 - 1
Cambridgeshire +6 9 £275 +10.00% 4
Northamptonshire +5 7 £315 +6.77% 1
Northampton +3 7 £315 - 1
Birmingham -4 7 £250 -23.07% 1
Warrington -7 7 £425 +41.66% 1
Manchester -11 7 £350 -5.08% 10
Nottingham -14 6 £425 +25.92% 2
Nottinghamshire -16 6 £425 +25.92% 3
Scotland -21 6 £475 +58.33% 4
Essex +4 5 £450 +8.43% 1

Web Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 578 (78.64%) HTML
2 474 (64.49%) CSS
3 414 (56.33%) JavaScript
4 412 (56.05%) Responsive Web Design
5 305 (41.50%) Agile Software Development
6 265 (36.05%) HTML5
7 235 (31.97%) Java
8 214 (29.12%) Git (software)
9 203 (27.62%) CSS3
10 194 (26.39%) HTTP
11 189 (25.71%) Web Development
12 183 (24.90%) jQuery
13 174 (23.67%) Linux
14 173 (23.54%) Relational Database
15 147 (20.00%) UNIX
15 147 (20.00%) Mac OS X
16 146 (19.86%) User Experience
17 145 (19.73%) TDD
18 142 (19.32%) Subversion
19 130 (17.69%) Configuration Management
20 125 (17.01%) Photoshop
21 121 (16.46%) REST
22 96 (13.06%) Sass
23 92 (12.52%) Adobe
24 89 (12.11%) AngularJS
25 81 (11.02%) MVC
26 77 (10.48%) Ajax
26 77 (10.48%) MongoDB
27 74 (10.07%) XML
28 73 (9.93%) Ruby

Web Design
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 56 (7.62%) Node.js
2 54 (7.35%) CMS
3 21 (2.86%) Cloud Foundry
4 19 (2.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 17 (2.31%) Drupal
5 17 (2.31%) WordPress
6 16 (2.18%) Apache
6 16 (2.18%) WebSphere
7 15 (2.04%) Apache Solr
7 15 (2.04%) JBoss
7 15 (2.04%) SharePoint
8 14 (1.90%) Confluence
9 9 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
10 8 (1.09%) WebLogic
11 6 (0.82%) IIS
11 6 (0.82%) Moodle
12 5 (0.68%) Joomla!
13 4 (0.54%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.54%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 125 (17.01%) Photoshop
2 61 (8.30%) Adobe Illustrator
3 20 (2.72%) Spreadsheet
3 20 (2.72%) Fireworks
4 14 (1.90%) MS Excel
4 14 (1.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (1.36%) InDesign
6 8 (1.09%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.82%) MS Office
8 3 (0.41%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (0.41%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.27%) MS Project
9 2 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (0.14%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (0.14%) Final Cut Pro
10 1 (0.14%) Maya
10 1 (0.14%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 11 (1.50%) Magento
2 3 (0.41%) Summit
3 2 (0.27%) Tridion
3 2 (0.27%) osCommerce
3 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.54%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.54%) Office 365
2 4 (0.54%) OpenShift
3 3 (0.41%) SaaS
4 1 (0.14%) GitHub
4 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.14%) PaaS
4 1 (0.14%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 194 (26.39%) HTTP
2 24 (3.27%) Internet
3 14 (1.90%) Network Security
4 13 (1.77%) Intranet
5 7 (0.95%) LDAP
5 7 (0.95%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.54%) Firewall
7 3 (0.41%) Skype
7 3 (0.41%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.27%) SSL
8 2 (0.27%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.14%) NAS
9 1 (0.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (23.54%) Relational Database
2 77 (10.48%) MongoDB
3 63 (8.57%) Neo4j
4 48 (6.53%) MySQL
5 40 (5.44%) SQL Server
6 10 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (0.95%) MariaDB
8 6 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.54%) Triplestore
10 4 (0.54%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.27%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.14%) MarkLogic
13 1 (0.14%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 1 (0.14%) Spotfire
13 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.14%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 214 (29.12%) Git (software)
2 142 (19.32%) Subversion
3 44 (5.99%) Grunt
4 42 (5.71%) Cucumber
5 26 (3.54%) JIRA
6 25 (3.40%) Bower
7 24 (3.27%) TeamCity
8 23 (3.13%) Dreamweaver
8 23 (3.13%) Maven
8 23 (3.13%) Jasmine
9 22 (2.99%) IntelliJ
10 21 (2.86%) Capybara
11 20 (2.72%) Jenkins
12 18 (2.45%) Mockito
13 17 (2.31%) Axure RP
14 14 (1.90%) Visual Studio
15 13 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
16 8 (1.09%) Selenium
17 7 (0.95%) Karma Test Runner
17 7 (0.95%) Mocha
General
1 57 (7.76%) Marketing
2 40 (5.44%) Finance
3 29 (3.95%) Retail
4 23 (3.13%) Banking
5 16 (2.18%) Advertising
6 11 (1.50%) Publishing
7 7 (0.95%) Investment Banking
7 7 (0.95%) Games
7 7 (0.95%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.68%) Legal
8 5 (0.68%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.41%) Interactive Media
9 3 (0.41%) Military
10 2 (0.27%) Back Office
10 2 (0.27%) Automotive
10 2 (0.27%) Electronics
10 2 (0.27%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.14%) Local Government
11 1 (0.14%) Arabic Language
11 1 (0.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 516 (70.20%) Developer
2 146 (19.86%) Designer
3 118 (16.05%) Front-End Developer
4 115 (15.65%) Java Developer
5 90 (12.24%) Web Developer
6 65 (8.84%) Senior Developer
7 60 (8.16%) Web Designer
8 51 (6.94%) UI Developer
9 50 (6.80%) UI Programmer
10 45 (6.12%) UI Designer
11 37 (5.03%) Ruby Developer
12 26 (3.54%) PHP Developer
13 23 (3.13%) Analyst
13 23 (3.13%) .NET Developer
14 21 (2.86%) UX Designer
15 17 (2.31%) Senior Java Developer
16 16 (2.18%) Scala Developer
17 14 (1.90%) Front-End Web Developer
18 13 (1.77%) JavaScript Developer
19 11 (1.50%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 578 (78.64%) HTML
2 474 (64.49%) CSS
3 265 (36.05%) HTML5
4 203 (27.62%) CSS3
5 183 (24.90%) jQuery
6 121 (16.46%) REST
7 96 (13.06%) Sass
8 89 (12.11%) AngularJS
9 77 (10.48%) Ajax
10 74 (10.07%) XML
11 70 (9.52%) .NET
12 69 (9.39%) Web Services
13 64 (8.71%) Hibernate
13 64 (8.71%) JAX-RS
14 55 (7.48%) Backbone.js
15 53 (7.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 51 (6.94%) JSON
17 43 (5.85%) XHTML
18 39 (5.31%) LESS
19 37 (5.03%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 146 (19.86%) User Experience
2 65 (8.84%) Visualisation
3 39 (5.31%) Open Source
4 26 (3.54%) Graphic Design
5 23 (3.13%) Mobile App
6 18 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (2.31%) W3C
8 15 (2.04%) Management Information System
9 12 (1.63%) E-Learning
10 11 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (1.50%) Raspberry Pi
11 10 (1.36%) Computer Science
11 10 (1.36%) Digital Media
12 9 (1.22%) Video Editing
13 7 (0.95%) Social Media
14 5 (0.68%) Web 2.0
14 5 (0.68%) Learning Management System
15 4 (0.54%) BBC
15 4 (0.54%) Mathematics
15 4 (0.54%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 174 (23.67%) Linux
2 147 (20.00%) UNIX
2 147 (20.00%) Mac OS X
3 17 (2.31%) Apple iOS
4 13 (1.77%) Windows
5 12 (1.63%) Android
6 6 (0.82%) SUSE
6 6 (0.82%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.41%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.27%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 412 (56.05%) Responsive Web Design
2 305 (41.50%) Agile Software Development
3 189 (25.71%) Web Development
4 145 (19.73%) TDD
5 130 (17.69%) Configuration Management
6 81 (11.02%) MVC
7 72 (9.80%) E-Commerce
8 71 (9.66%) BDD
9 60 (8.16%) OO
10 56 (7.62%) Continuous Integration
11 51 (6.94%) Scrum
12 49 (6.67%) Mentoring
13 36 (4.90%) Content Management
14 34 (4.63%) Continuous Improvement
15 31 (4.22%) Information Architecture
15 31 (4.22%) Digital Marketing
16 29 (3.95%) Pair Programming
17 28 (3.81%) Unit Testing
18 27 (3.67%) Graceful Degradation
19 25 (3.40%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 414 (56.33%) JavaScript
2 235 (31.97%) Java
3 73 (9.93%) Ruby
4 70 (9.52%) PHP
5 58 (7.89%) SQL
6 54 (7.35%) C#
7 32 (4.35%) Scala
8 31 (4.22%) Python
9 12 (1.63%) PL/SQL
10 6 (0.82%) SPARQL
11 4 (0.54%) ActionScript
11 4 (0.54%) Objective-C
11 4 (0.54%) XPath
12 3 (0.41%) CoffeeScript
12 3 (0.41%) PHP5
12 3 (0.41%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.41%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.41%) VBA
13 2 (0.27%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 51 (6.94%) Degree
2 36 (4.90%) Security Cleared
3 21 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.41%) MCSD
5 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.14%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.08%) QA
2 4 (0.54%) WAI
3 3 (0.41%) WCAG
3 3 (0.41%) ISO 14001
3 3 (0.41%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.68%) Varnish
3 2 (0.27%) Docker
4 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (2.86%) Graylog
2 8 (1.09%) Puppet
2 8 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.82%) Kibana
4 2 (0.27%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.14%) SCOM
5 1 (0.14%) Plesk
Vendors
1 92 (12.52%) Adobe
2 32 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 21 (2.86%) VMware
3 21 (2.86%) Akamai
3 21 (2.86%) New Relic
4 19 (2.59%) Oracle
4 19 (2.59%) hybris
5 14 (1.90%) Cisco
6 13 (1.77%) Google
7 12 (1.63%) Apple
7 12 (1.63%) Orchard
8 10 (1.36%) Sitecore
9 9 (1.22%) ATG
10 7 (0.95%) Twitter
10 7 (0.95%) Zend
11 6 (0.82%) Red Hat
11 6 (0.82%) Demandware
12 5 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.54%) IBM
13 4 (0.54%) Alterian
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