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 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 281 283 369
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +86
Contract jobs citing Web Design 413 379 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.72% 0.69% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.91% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 241 124
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 6
Average hourly rate £35.75 £23.86 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.86% +36.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £11.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £127.50 £28.75 £81.44
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £28.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+1.73% +4.54%

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
44378 41654 38176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.75% 76.18% 74.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28795 25786 23134
Average daily rate £415 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1172 1177 1108
Average hourly rate £29.50 £25.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.00% -18.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.82 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £47.50 £50.00
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

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 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
England +13 386 £400 +14.28% 161
London +4 164 £400 - 46
South East +7 73 £375 +15.38% 21
Yorkshire -6 43 £390 +38.66% 20
West Yorkshire +2 42 £400 +35.59% 13
Leeds -5 38 £350 +12.90% 8
City of London -3 36 £400 +14.28% 7
East of England +19 33 £500 +20.48% 13
North East - 22 £403 - 3
Tyne and Wear - 21 £403 - 3
Newcastle upon Tyne - 21 £403 - 3
Hampshire +12 20 £375 +25.00% 2
South West +4 20 £306 -0.40% 6
Scotland -25 16 £280 -20.17% 3
Berkshire +4 15 £413 +10.00% 3
East Sussex +11 14 £413 - 2
Basingstoke - 14 £375 -
Edinburgh -22 12 £313 -19.35% 3
West Midlands +7 11 £253 -14.76% 9
East Midlands -15 11 £425 +88.88% 20
Essex -4 10 £475 +10.14% 2
Bristol - 10 £363 - 3
Brighton -3 9 £315 - 2
West Sussex -13 9 £550 +76.00% 4
Middlesex - 8 £275 -
Worthing - 8 £550 -
North West -39 7 £425 +54.54% 23
Croydon - 7 £388 -
Bracknell +3 6 £425 +88.88% 1
Cambridgeshire -1 6 £401 - 5

Web Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 640 (80.30%) HTML
2 538 (67.50%) CSS
3 444 (55.71%) Responsive Web Design
4 436 (54.71%) JavaScript
5 348 (43.66%) Agile Software Development
6 307 (38.52%) HTML5
7 255 (31.99%) CSS3
8 223 (27.98%) Java
9 215 (26.98%) Git (software)
10 202 (25.35%) Web Development
11 192 (24.09%) User Experience
12 176 (22.08%) jQuery
13 170 (21.33%) HTTP
14 169 (21.20%) Linux
15 154 (19.32%) Photoshop
16 149 (18.70%) Relational Database
17 147 (18.44%) TDD
18 143 (17.94%) UNIX
19 139 (17.44%) Mac OS X
20 135 (16.94%) Subversion
21 132 (16.56%) Adobe
22 124 (15.56%) Configuration Management
23 123 (15.43%) REST
24 111 (13.93%) Sass
24 111 (13.93%) AngularJS
25 96 (12.05%) Ajax
26 89 (11.17%) Adobe Illustrator
27 86 (10.79%) E-Commerce
28 84 (10.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
29 77 (9.66%) MongoDB

Web Design
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 66 (8.28%) CMS
2 53 (6.65%) Node.js
3 31 (3.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 21 (2.63%) WordPress
5 20 (2.51%) Cloud Foundry
6 16 (2.01%) WebSphere
6 16 (2.01%) Apache
7 14 (1.76%) Confluence
7 14 (1.76%) Apache Solr
8 13 (1.63%) JBoss
9 12 (1.51%) WebLogic
10 11 (1.38%) SharePoint
11 10 (1.25%) Drupal
12 9 (1.13%) Umbraco
13 8 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
14 6 (0.75%) IIS
15 5 (0.63%) Moodle
16 4 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
16 4 (0.50%) Tomcat
17 3 (0.38%) Joomla!
Applications
1 154 (19.32%) Photoshop
2 89 (11.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 21 (2.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 18 (2.26%) Fireworks
5 15 (1.88%) InDesign
6 14 (1.76%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (1.25%) MS Excel
8 5 (0.63%) MS Visio
9 4 (0.50%) MS Project
9 4 (0.50%) MS Office
9 4 (0.50%) Adobe After Effects
10 3 (0.38%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (1.51%) Magento
2 3 (0.38%) Tridion
2 3 (0.38%) Summit
2 3 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.25%) SAP MII
4 1 (0.13%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.13%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.38%) Google Analytics
2 12 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.38%) Adobe Analytics
4 5 (0.63%) GitHub
4 5 (0.63%) SaaS
5 3 (0.38%) Office 365
6 1 (0.13%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 170 (21.33%) HTTP
2 27 (3.39%) Internet
3 10 (1.25%) Network Security
4 7 (0.88%) LDAP
5 6 (0.75%) Firewall
5 6 (0.75%) NFC
6 5 (0.63%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (0.63%) SSL
6 5 (0.63%) Intranet
7 4 (0.50%) Skype
8 3 (0.38%) DNS
9 2 (0.25%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (18.70%) Relational Database
2 77 (9.66%) MongoDB
3 62 (7.78%) Neo4j
4 39 (4.89%) MySQL
5 33 (4.14%) SQL Server
6 7 (0.88%) MariaDB
7 5 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (0.63%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.50%) Triplestore
8 4 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.38%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.13%) SQLite
10 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.13%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.13%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 215 (26.98%) Git (software)
2 135 (16.94%) Subversion
3 47 (5.90%) Grunt
4 38 (4.77%) Cucumber
5 31 (3.89%) JIRA
6 29 (3.64%) Bower
7 28 (3.51%) Jasmine
8 24 (3.01%) TeamCity
9 23 (2.89%) Maven
9 23 (2.89%) Jenkins
10 21 (2.63%) IntelliJ
11 20 (2.51%) Axure RP
11 20 (2.51%) Capybara
12 18 (2.26%) gulp
13 17 (2.13%) Dreamweaver
13 17 (2.13%) Visual Studio
14 15 (1.88%) Mockito
15 12 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (1.38%) Selenium
17 8 (1.00%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 66 (8.28%) Marketing
2 39 (4.89%) Finance
3 35 (4.39%) Retail
4 29 (3.64%) Publishing
5 26 (3.26%) Banking
6 20 (2.51%) Advertising
7 15 (1.88%) Telecoms
8 13 (1.63%) Games
9 8 (1.00%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.88%) Automotive
11 6 (0.75%) Back Office
12 5 (0.63%) Legal
12 5 (0.63%) Military
12 5 (0.63%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.63%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.38%) Interactive Media
14 2 (0.25%) Electronics
15 1 (0.13%) Arabic Language
15 1 (0.13%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 525 (65.87%) Developer
2 178 (22.33%) Designer
3 122 (15.31%) Front-End Developer
4 116 (14.55%) Java Developer
5 103 (12.92%) Web Developer
6 75 (9.41%) UI Developer
6 75 (9.41%) UI Programmer
7 67 (8.41%) Web Designer
8 65 (8.16%) Senior Developer
9 44 (5.52%) UX Designer
10 41 (5.14%) UI Designer
11 27 (3.39%) .NET Developer
12 26 (3.26%) Ruby Developer
13 25 (3.14%) Analyst
13 25 (3.14%) UI/UX Designer
14 24 (3.01%) Scala Developer
15 22 (2.76%) Architect
16 20 (2.51%) Front-End Web Developer
17 19 (2.38%) JavaScript Developer
18 18 (2.26%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 640 (80.30%) HTML
2 538 (67.50%) CSS
3 307 (38.52%) HTML5
4 255 (31.99%) CSS3
5 176 (22.08%) jQuery
6 123 (15.43%) REST
7 111 (13.93%) Sass
7 111 (13.93%) AngularJS
8 96 (12.05%) Ajax
9 84 (10.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 73 (9.16%) JSON
11 71 (8.91%) .NET
12 70 (8.78%) XML
13 65 (8.16%) Hibernate
14 64 (8.03%) Web Services
15 63 (7.90%) JAX-RS
16 55 (6.90%) Backbone.js
16 55 (6.90%) XHTML
17 50 (6.27%) LESS
18 47 (5.90%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 192 (24.09%) User Experience
2 63 (7.90%) Visualisation
3 51 (6.40%) Mobile App
4 41 (5.14%) Graphic Design
5 38 (4.77%) W3C
6 23 (2.89%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (1.88%) Management Information System
8 13 (1.63%) E-Learning
9 11 (1.38%) Digital Media
9 11 (1.38%) Social Media
10 8 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.00%) Video Editing
11 7 (0.88%) Copywriting
12 6 (0.75%) Computer Science
13 5 (0.63%) BBC
13 5 (0.63%) Wiki
13 5 (0.63%) Raspberry Pi
14 4 (0.50%) Taxonomies
14 4 (0.50%) NHS
15 3 (0.38%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 169 (21.20%) Linux
2 143 (17.94%) UNIX
3 139 (17.44%) Mac OS X
4 25 (3.14%) Apple iOS
5 22 (2.76%) Android
6 17 (2.13%) Windows
7 7 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.75%) SUSE
9 5 (0.63%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.38%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.25%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 444 (55.71%) Responsive Web Design
2 348 (43.66%) Agile Software Development
3 202 (25.35%) Web Development
4 147 (18.44%) TDD
5 124 (15.56%) Configuration Management
6 86 (10.79%) E-Commerce
7 74 (9.28%) MVC
8 71 (8.91%) BDD
9 61 (7.65%) Scrum
10 60 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
11 59 (7.40%) OO
12 45 (5.65%) Content Management
12 45 (5.65%) Open Source
13 40 (5.02%) Information Architecture
13 40 (5.02%) Mentoring
14 37 (4.64%) Continuous Improvement
15 34 (4.27%) Web Accessibility
15 34 (4.27%) Unit Testing
15 34 (4.27%) SEO
16 30 (3.76%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 436 (54.71%) JavaScript
2 223 (27.98%) Java
3 59 (7.40%) C#
3 59 (7.40%) SQL
4 58 (7.28%) Ruby
5 53 (6.65%) PHP
6 43 (5.40%) Scala
7 22 (2.76%) Python
8 17 (2.13%) PL/SQL
9 6 (0.75%) VB
10 5 (0.63%) PowerShell
10 5 (0.63%) XPath
11 4 (0.50%) SPARQL
11 4 (0.50%) Objective-C
11 4 (0.50%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.25%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.25%) ABAP
12 2 (0.25%) C++
12 2 (0.25%) C
12 2 (0.25%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 62 (7.78%) Degree
2 47 (5.90%) Security Cleared
3 26 (3.26%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.25%) MCSD
6 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.13%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.89%) QA
2 3 (0.38%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.38%) ISO 14001
2 3 (0.38%) WCAG
2 3 (0.38%) WAI
System Software
1 20 (2.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.50%) Docker
3 2 (0.25%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 20 (2.51%) Graylog
2 8 (1.00%) Puppet
2 8 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.75%) Kibana
4 4 (0.50%) OpenAM
5 3 (0.38%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.13%) Plesk
6 1 (0.13%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.13%) StatsD
6 1 (0.13%) logstash
Vendors
1 132 (16.56%) Adobe
2 26 (3.26%) Microsoft
3 21 (2.63%) hybris
4 20 (2.51%) Akamai
4 20 (2.51%) New Relic
4 20 (2.51%) VMware
4 20 (2.51%) Oracle
5 17 (2.13%) Google
6 14 (1.76%) Macromedia
7 10 (1.25%) Cisco
7 10 (1.25%) Red Hat
7 10 (1.25%) Sitecore
8 8 (1.00%) Twitter
9 7 (0.88%) Marketo
9 7 (0.88%) Apple
9 7 (0.88%) ATG
10 6 (0.75%) Demandware
10 6 (0.75%) Zend
11 5 (0.63%) SolarWinds
11 5 (0.63%) ArcSight
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