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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Design
Rank 295 299 342
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +43
Contract jobs citing Web Design 397 363 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.77% 0.70% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.90% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 234 143
Average daily rate £360 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £506 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 10
Average hourly rate £18.16 £32.50 £23.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.12% +39.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £27.50 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £40.70 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.16 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-44.12% +18.18%

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
41792 40196 38042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.24% 77.62% 76.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 27320 25624 23044
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1199 1072 1163
Average hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.25 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +36 371 £363 -3.33% 155
London +13 125 £400 -2.43% 50
North West +21 76 £390 +4.69% 23
South East +31 54 £375 +50.00% 16
South West +2 33 £350 -17.64% 8
Cheshire +21 32 £490 +63.33% 8
Manchester -5 29 £343 -11.03% 10
Berkshire +32 28 £375 +66.66% 5
Warrington +18 28 £500 +42.85%
East Midlands -5 21 £275 +22.22% 13
Yorkshire -43 21 £355 -5.40% 16
East of England +15 20 £375 -18.91% 9
Bristol -1 18 £350 -22.22% 4
West Yorkshire -29 18 £360 -4.13% 10
North East -12 14 £325 -24.41% 3
Tyne and Wear -22 13 £325 -24.41% 3
City of London +19 12 £338 -14.01% 9
Lancashire +2 12 £438 +16.66% 2
Leeds -31 12 £375 - 8
Nottinghamshire -2 11 £345 - 3
Nottingham -6 11 £345 - 2
Scotland -15 11 £300 -20.00% 1
Reading - 11 £375 - 1
West Sussex +14 10 £450 +16.12%
Devon +6 9 £400 -
Leicestershire -6 9 £270 - 2
Plymouth - 9 £400 -
Glasgow +6 8 £300 -40.00% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -30 8 £325 -24.41% 3
Fleetwood - 8 £433 -

Web Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 656 (77.36%) HTML
2 536 (63.21%) Responsive Web Design
3 531 (62.62%) CSS
4 474 (55.90%) JavaScript
5 399 (47.05%) Agile Software Development
6 298 (35.14%) HTML5
7 240 (28.30%) HTTP
8 229 (27.00%) Git (software)
9 228 (26.89%) jQuery
10 224 (26.42%) Web Development
11 221 (26.06%) Java
12 218 (25.71%) User Experience
13 211 (24.88%) Linux
14 204 (24.06%) CSS3
15 203 (23.94%) Relational Database
16 190 (22.41%) Unix
17 182 (21.46%) .NET
18 180 (21.23%) Subversion
19 174 (20.52%) Mac OS X
20 167 (19.69%) Front End Development
21 157 (18.51%) Configuration Management
22 146 (17.22%) C#
23 139 (16.39%) TDD
24 125 (14.74%) REST
25 121 (14.27%) MongoDB
26 117 (13.80%) AngularJS
27 113 (13.33%) SQL Server
28 111 (13.09%) SQL
29 109 (12.85%) Adobe
29 109 (12.85%) MVC

Web Design
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 95 (11.20%) CMS
2 60 (7.08%) Node.js
3 24 (2.83%) WordPress
4 23 (2.71%) IIS
5 19 (2.24%) Drupal
5 19 (2.24%) WebSphere
6 15 (1.77%) Confluence
6 15 (1.77%) SharePoint
6 15 (1.77%) WebSphere Portal
7 14 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (1.65%) JBoss
8 9 (1.06%) DNN
9 8 (0.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 8 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
10 6 (0.71%) Apache
10 6 (0.71%) Apache Solr
10 6 (0.71%) EPiServer CMS
11 5 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.59%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.47%) Joomla!
Applications
1 102 (12.03%) Photoshop
2 45 (5.31%) Adobe Illustrator
3 36 (4.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 28 (3.30%) MS Excel
5 27 (3.18%) MS Office
6 11 (1.30%) OmniGraffle
7 6 (0.71%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.35%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (0.35%) InDesign
8 3 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.24%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.24%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (0.24%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.24%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.24%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.59%) Magento
2 4 (0.47%) SAP MII
3 3 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.24%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.12%) osCommerce
5 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.71%) GitHub
2 21 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (1.42%) Google Analytics
5 6 (0.71%) Google Apps
6 5 (0.59%) Google Tag Manager
7 4 (0.47%) SaaS
8 2 (0.24%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.12%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon Glacier
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.12%) Force.com
9 1 (0.12%) Heroku
9 1 (0.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 240 (28.30%) HTTP
2 29 (3.42%) Internet
3 12 (1.42%) Intranet
4 11 (1.30%) FTP
5 10 (1.18%) 3G
5 10 (1.18%) 4G
5 10 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (0.94%) SSH
7 7 (0.83%) SSL
8 6 (0.71%) Firewall
8 6 (0.71%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.59%) SMTP
10 3 (0.35%) Reverse Proxy
10 3 (0.35%) Skype
10 3 (0.35%) VPN
11 1 (0.12%) Extranet
11 1 (0.12%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.12%) Network Security
11 1 (0.12%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (23.94%) Relational Database
2 121 (14.27%) MongoDB
3 113 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 85 (10.02%) Neo4j
5 54 (6.37%) MySQL
6 48 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
7 47 (5.54%) NoSQL
8 16 (1.89%) DB2
8 16 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (1.42%) Big Data
11 11 (1.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 10 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (0.83%) RDBMS
13 7 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (0.71%) SQLite
15 4 (0.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 229 (27.00%) Git (software)
2 180 (21.23%) Subversion
3 47 (5.54%) Cucumber
4 45 (5.31%) JIRA
5 43 (5.07%) Maven
6 40 (4.72%) Visual Studio
7 37 (4.36%) Mockito
8 28 (3.30%) Jenkins
8 28 (3.30%) JUnit
9 27 (3.18%) Axure RP
10 25 (2.95%) Grunt
11 23 (2.71%) Selenium
12 22 (2.59%) Dreamweaver
13 14 (1.65%) git-flow
14 13 (1.53%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 13 (1.53%) Capybara
14 13 (1.53%) RSpec
15 12 (1.42%) gulp
15 12 (1.42%) Mercurial
16 11 (1.30%) Jasmine
General
1 63 (7.43%) Finance
2 61 (7.19%) Marketing
3 28 (3.30%) Banking
4 18 (2.12%) Publishing
5 17 (2.00%) Retail
5 17 (2.00%) Telecoms
6 14 (1.65%) Multimedia
7 10 (1.18%) Advertising
8 7 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (0.71%) Legal
10 4 (0.47%) Back Office
10 4 (0.47%) Electronics
10 4 (0.47%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.47%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.35%) Dutch Language
11 3 (0.35%) Games
12 2 (0.24%) German Language
12 2 (0.24%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.24%) Local Government
13 1 (0.12%) French Language
Job Titles
1 609 (71.82%) Developer
2 154 (18.16%) Designer
3 136 (16.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 129 (15.21%) Java Developer
5 122 (14.39%) Senior Developer
6 101 (11.91%) HTML Developer
7 96 (11.32%) Digital Developer
8 92 (10.85%) JavaScript Developer
9 88 (10.38%) Web Developer
10 81 (9.55%) HTML CSS Developer
11 75 (8.84%) .NET Developer
12 66 (7.78%) UX Designer
13 59 (6.96%) Web Designer
14 52 (6.13%) Senior Java Developer
15 47 (5.54%) UI Developer
16 40 (4.72%) Scala Developer
17 39 (4.60%) C# Developer
18 31 (3.66%) C# .NET Developer
19 28 (3.30%) Architect
19 28 (3.30%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 656 (77.36%) HTML
2 531 (62.62%) CSS
3 298 (35.14%) HTML5
4 228 (26.89%) jQuery
5 204 (24.06%) CSS3
6 182 (21.46%) .NET
7 125 (14.74%) REST
8 117 (13.80%) AngularJS
9 104 (12.26%) Sass
10 97 (11.44%) ASP.NET
11 90 (10.61%) Web Services
12 84 (9.91%) Ajax
13 83 (9.79%) JAX-RS
14 80 (9.43%) XML
15 78 (9.20%) JSON
16 76 (8.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 71 (8.37%) Hibernate
18 67 (7.90%) LESS
19 62 (7.31%) SOAP
20 56 (6.60%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 218 (25.71%) User Experience
2 86 (10.14%) Visualisation
3 47 (5.54%) Mobile App
4 41 (4.83%) Computer Science
5 35 (4.13%) Social Media
6 34 (4.01%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (2.48%) Graphic Design
8 19 (2.24%) Digital Media
9 10 (1.18%) Psychology
9 10 (1.18%) Semantic Web
10 8 (0.94%) Animation
10 8 (0.94%) NHS
10 8 (0.94%) N-Tier
11 6 (0.71%) Blog
11 6 (0.71%) Copywriting
11 6 (0.71%) e-Learning
11 6 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.71%) Smart Energy
12 5 (0.59%) W3C
13 4 (0.47%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 211 (24.88%) Linux
2 190 (22.41%) Unix
3 174 (20.52%) Mac OS X
4 44 (5.19%) Windows
5 18 (2.12%) Windows Server
6 15 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (1.65%) Android
8 12 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (1.30%) Apple iOS
10 10 (1.18%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.35%) CentOS
12 2 (0.24%) Solaris
12 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 536 (63.21%) Responsive Web Design
2 399 (47.05%) Agile Software Development
3 224 (26.42%) Web Development
4 167 (19.69%) Front End Development
5 157 (18.51%) Configuration Management
6 139 (16.39%) TDD
7 109 (12.85%) MVC
7 109 (12.85%) Scrum
8 77 (9.08%) BDD
9 76 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
10 72 (8.49%) E-Commerce
11 61 (7.19%) OO
12 55 (6.49%) Content Management
13 48 (5.66%) SEO
14 44 (5.19%) Software Engineering
15 42 (4.95%) Open Source
15 42 (4.95%) Unit Testing
16 37 (4.36%) Analytics
17 33 (3.89%) Web Accessibility
18 28 (3.30%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 474 (55.90%) JavaScript
2 221 (26.06%) Java
3 146 (17.22%) C#
4 111 (13.09%) SQL
5 101 (11.91%) Python
6 99 (11.67%) Ruby
7 82 (9.67%) Scala
8 65 (7.67%) PHP
9 34 (4.01%) VB
10 31 (3.66%) C++
11 17 (2.00%) VB.NET
12 14 (1.65%) XAML
13 13 (1.53%) VBA
13 13 (1.53%) VBScript
14 12 (1.42%) ActionScript
14 12 (1.42%) C
15 11 (1.30%) PowerShell
16 10 (1.18%) Perl
16 10 (1.18%) T-SQL
17 9 (1.06%) XPath
Qualifications
1 93 (10.97%) Security Cleared
2 66 (7.78%) Degree
3 25 (2.95%) SC Cleared
4 24 (2.83%) BPSS Clearance
5 12 (1.42%) BC Cleared
6 6 (0.71%) PMI Certification
6 6 (0.71%) PMP
6 6 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (0.59%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.24%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.12%) CISSP
9 1 (0.12%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.12%) GCIA
9 1 (0.12%) GSEC
9 1 (0.12%) MCSA
9 1 (0.12%) MCSE
9 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.12%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.48%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (0.47%) QA
3 2 (0.24%) SLA
4 1 (0.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 10 (1.18%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.59%) BitLocker
4 3 (0.35%) Docker
4 3 (0.35%) vCloud
5 2 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.71%) Puppet
3 5 (0.59%) Kibana
4 4 (0.47%) Ansible
4 4 (0.47%) logstash
5 3 (0.35%) OpenAM
5 3 (0.35%) Rundeck
5 3 (0.35%) Salt
5 3 (0.35%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.24%) SCCM
7 1 (0.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 109 (12.85%) Adobe
2 51 (6.01%) Microsoft
3 29 (3.42%) Google
4 28 (3.30%) IBM
5 18 (2.12%) ServiceNow
6 17 (2.00%) Oracle
7 14 (1.65%) Red Hat
7 14 (1.65%) Telerik
8 13 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (1.53%) SAP
9 12 (1.42%) Sitecore
10 11 (1.30%) Twitter
10 11 (1.30%) VMware
11 9 (1.06%) EPiServer
12 4 (0.47%) hybris
12 4 (0.47%) Zend
13 3 (0.35%) Atlassian
13 3 (0.35%) Facebook
13 3 (0.35%) ForgeRock
13 3 (0.35%) LANDesk
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Posted: Yesterday
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