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 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Design
Rank 261 353 382
Rank change year-on-year
+92 +29
Contract jobs citing Web Design 424 253 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.75% 0.47% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 0.64% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 153 111
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 £240 £200 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 8
Average hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £23.00 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.00 £43.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%

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
42045 39415 41397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.46% 73.73% 71.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 26091 24205 23959
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1165 1093 1499
Average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.45 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +69 368 £375 +7.14% 108
London +82 209 £388 +10.71% 38
City of London +43 52 £370 -1.33% 8
South East -9 37 £325 -10.34% 12
Scotland +16 34 £365 +2.45% 3
Edinburgh +10 29 £375 +5.26% 1
Yorkshire +17 28 £295 -1.66% 7
West Yorkshire +17 25 £295 -21.33% 4
Leeds +24 23 £295 -1.66% 3
East of England -22 23 £455 +19.34% 8
North West +1 22 £225 -36.17% 22
North East -6 14 £378 -3.20% 6
Tyne and Wear -11 14 £378 -3.20% 5
South West -26 14 £363 +20.83% 6
East Midlands +10 13 £200 -43.66% 5
Berkshire +10 11 £375 +82.92%
Devon 0 10 £375 - 2
Manchester 0 10 £288 -18.43% 14
Exeter - 10 £375 - 1
Northamptonshire - 9 £193 - 1
West Sussex - 9 £313 -
Essex -2 8 £471 +12.53% 4
Hertfordshire -17 8 £455 +3.40% 1
Hampshire -18 8 £275 -38.88% 3
Northampton - 8 £193 - 1
West Midlands -19 7 £350 +40.00% 4
Wales - 7 £270 -
South Wales - 7 £270 -
Cardiff - 6 £318 -
Crawley - 5 £313 -

Web Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 648 (84.05%) HTML
2 553 (71.73%) CSS
3 475 (61.61%) JavaScript
4 466 (60.44%) Responsive Web Design
5 333 (43.19%) HTML5
6 290 (37.61%) jQuery
7 225 (29.18%) Web Development
8 210 (27.24%) CSS3
9 207 (26.85%) Java
10 192 (24.90%) Git (software)
11 180 (23.35%) Relational Database
12 179 (23.22%) Linux
13 169 (21.92%) UNIX
14 155 (20.10%) Subversion
15 152 (19.71%) HTTP
16 137 (17.77%) Mac OS X
17 129 (16.73%) Configuration Management
18 127 (16.47%) Photoshop
19 114 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
20 111 (14.40%) .NET
21 102 (13.23%) PHP
22 99 (12.84%) Adobe
23 95 (12.32%) SQL
24 91 (11.80%) Sass
25 90 (11.67%) REST
26 85 (11.02%) Finance
27 81 (10.51%) CMS
28 79 (10.25%) Adobe Illustrator
28 79 (10.25%) XML
29 77 (9.99%) Web Services

Web Design
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 81 (10.51%) CMS
2 72 (9.34%) Node.js
3 39 (5.06%) SharePoint
4 21 (2.72%) Drupal
4 21 (2.72%) Apache
5 19 (2.46%) IIS
6 17 (2.20%) Sitecore CMS
7 15 (1.95%) WordPress
7 15 (1.95%) Umbraco
8 12 (1.56%) Apache Solr
9 10 (1.30%) Adobe CQ
9 10 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (1.04%) Cloud Foundry
10 8 (1.04%) TeamSite
11 7 (0.91%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.65%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.52%) lighttpd
13 4 (0.52%) ExpressionEngine
14 3 (0.39%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 127 (16.47%) Photoshop
2 79 (10.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 19 (2.46%) Fireworks
3 19 (2.46%) MS Excel
4 16 (2.08%) MS Office
5 12 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (1.04%) InDesign
7 7 (0.91%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.65%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.26%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.13%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (1.17%) Magento
2 7 (0.91%) Google Analytics
3 6 (0.78%) WebTrends
4 5 (0.65%) Tridion
5 3 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.13%) osCommerce
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.13%) Summit
6 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.65%) GitHub
2 2 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.13%) SaaS
3 1 (0.13%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 152 (19.71%) HTTP
2 47 (6.10%) Intranet
3 24 (3.11%) Internet
4 6 (0.78%) LDAP
5 2 (0.26%) SSL
6 1 (0.13%) Broadband
6 1 (0.13%) SMS
6 1 (0.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (23.35%) Relational Database
2 62 (8.04%) MongoDB
3 49 (6.36%) MySQL
3 49 (6.36%) Neo4j
4 40 (5.19%) SQL Server
5 11 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (1.04%) Oracle Database
7 7 (0.91%) MariaDB
7 7 (0.91%) RDBMS
8 5 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.39%) Redis
10 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.26%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.26%) SQLite
11 2 (0.26%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 192 (24.90%) Git (software)
2 155 (20.10%) Subversion
3 30 (3.89%) Grunt
4 27 (3.50%) Jasmine
5 14 (1.82%) Axure RP
5 14 (1.82%) Visual Studio
6 12 (1.56%) Dreamweaver
6 12 (1.56%) Mocha
7 9 (1.17%) Cucumber
7 9 (1.17%) TeamCity
7 9 (1.17%) Maven
8 8 (1.04%) JIRA
8 8 (1.04%) Selenium
8 8 (1.04%) Capybara
8 8 (1.04%) Bower
9 7 (0.91%) Jenkins
10 6 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (0.78%) JSUnit
10 6 (0.78%) Xcode
11 5 (0.65%) Ant
General
1 85 (11.02%) Finance
2 52 (6.74%) Marketing
3 23 (2.98%) Retail
4 21 (2.72%) Publishing
5 17 (2.20%) Banking
6 13 (1.69%) Games
6 13 (1.69%) Multimedia
7 10 (1.30%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.04%) Advertising
9 5 (0.65%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.52%) Legal
10 4 (0.52%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.39%) Law
11 3 (0.39%) French Language
12 2 (0.26%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.26%) Local Government
12 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.26%) Automotive
13 1 (0.13%) Front Office
13 1 (0.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 567 (73.54%) Developer
2 211 (27.37%) Front-End Developer
3 147 (19.07%) Web Developer
4 131 (16.99%) Designer
5 76 (9.86%) Java Developer
6 69 (8.95%) Web Designer
7 65 (8.43%) UI Developer
8 61 (7.91%) UI Programmer
9 52 (6.74%) Front-End Web Developer
10 51 (6.61%) Senior Developer
11 35 (4.54%) Python Developer
12 23 (2.98%) User Experience Designer
13 20 (2.59%) Python/Django Developer
14 19 (2.46%) Digital Designer
14 19 (2.46%) Analyst
14 19 (2.46%) PHP Developer
15 17 (2.20%) Senior Java Developer
15 17 (2.20%) Senior Front-End Developer
15 17 (2.20%) JavaScript Developer
16 16 (2.08%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 648 (84.05%) HTML
2 553 (71.73%) CSS
3 333 (43.19%) HTML5
4 290 (37.61%) jQuery
5 210 (27.24%) CSS3
6 111 (14.40%) .NET
7 91 (11.80%) Sass
8 90 (11.67%) REST
9 79 (10.25%) XML
10 77 (9.99%) Web Services
11 66 (8.56%) ASP.NET
12 63 (8.17%) XHTML
13 62 (8.04%) Ajax
14 61 (7.91%) Hibernate
15 56 (7.26%) AngularJS
16 52 (6.74%) JAX-RS
17 44 (5.71%) JSON
18 40 (5.19%) JSP
18 40 (5.19%) Backbone.js
19 39 (5.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 50 (6.49%) Visualisation
2 39 (5.06%) Enterprise Software
3 36 (4.67%) Graphic Design
4 35 (4.54%) Mobile App
5 30 (3.89%) Open Source
6 28 (3.63%) W3C
7 27 (3.50%) Computer Science
8 11 (1.43%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.30%) iPad
10 9 (1.17%) Social Media
11 8 (1.04%) N-Tier
12 5 (0.65%) E-Learning
12 5 (0.65%) Kindle
12 5 (0.65%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.52%) Psychology
13 4 (0.52%) Data Integration
13 4 (0.52%) Animation
14 3 (0.39%) Web 2.0
14 3 (0.39%) GIS
14 3 (0.39%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 179 (23.22%) Linux
2 169 (21.92%) UNIX
3 137 (17.77%) Mac OS X
4 29 (3.76%) Android
5 22 (2.85%) Apple iOS
6 16 (2.08%) Windows
7 4 (0.52%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.39%) Solaris
9 1 (0.13%) Debian
9 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 466 (60.44%) Responsive Web Design
2 225 (29.18%) Web Development
3 129 (16.73%) Configuration Management
4 114 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
5 77 (9.99%) MVC
6 76 (9.86%) TDD
7 61 (7.91%) E-Commerce
8 54 (7.00%) Scrum
9 52 (6.74%) OO
10 50 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
11 36 (4.67%) Content Management
12 33 (4.28%) Project Management
13 31 (4.02%) BDD
14 28 (3.63%) Unit Testing
15 26 (3.37%) SEO
16 21 (2.72%) Web Accessibility
17 20 (2.59%) Analytics
18 18 (2.33%) Information Architecture
19 17 (2.20%) Continuous Improvement
20 16 (2.08%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 475 (61.61%) JavaScript
2 207 (26.85%) Java
3 102 (13.23%) PHP
4 95 (12.32%) SQL
5 74 (9.60%) Python
6 71 (9.21%) C#
7 65 (8.43%) Ruby
8 38 (4.93%) PL/SQL
9 34 (4.41%) Scala
10 15 (1.95%) VB.NET
11 11 (1.43%) VBScript
12 10 (1.30%) VB
13 8 (1.04%) PHP5
14 6 (0.78%) VBA
14 6 (0.78%) Perl
15 5 (0.65%) Objective-C
16 4 (0.52%) C
17 3 (0.39%) XPath
18 2 (0.26%) PowerShell
19 1 (0.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 71 (9.21%) Degree
2 26 (3.37%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.13%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.13%) ISEB
4 1 (0.13%) CISSP
4 1 (0.13%) CISM
4 1 (0.13%) CEH
4 1 (0.13%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.20%) QA
2 13 (1.69%) WCAG
3 11 (1.43%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.65%) WAI
5 1 (0.13%) SLA
5 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 11 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.39%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.26%) UAG
4 1 (0.13%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (0.78%) Puppet
1 6 (0.78%) Vagrant
2 5 (0.65%) Graylog2
3 1 (0.13%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 99 (12.84%) Adobe
2 52 (6.74%) Oracle
3 27 (3.50%) Microsoft
4 26 (3.37%) Sitecore
5 24 (3.11%) JBoss
6 20 (2.59%) Orchard
6 20 (2.59%) Twitter
7 13 (1.69%) Google
8 12 (1.56%) hybris
9 11 (1.43%) VMware
10 6 (0.78%) Zend
10 6 (0.78%) RedDot
11 5 (0.65%) Interwoven
11 5 (0.65%) Akamai
11 5 (0.65%) New Relic
11 5 (0.65%) Facebook
12 4 (0.52%) Open Text
12 4 (0.52%) ATG
13 3 (0.39%) SAP
13 3 (0.39%) Citrix
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