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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Design
Rank 277 349 372
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +23
Contract jobs citing Web Design 374 221 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.68% 0.43% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.59% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 130 108
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £451 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £293
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 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 £26.00 £40.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £25.00 £17.51
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +42.77%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40453 37287 40858
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.06% 72.92% 70.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 25028 22615 23509
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 £265
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 1155 1063 1447
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.84 £45.00
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 29 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 29 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 29 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 +74 318 £350 +16.66% 123
London +29 161 £400 +26.98% 34
South East +6 45 £325 +30.00% 35
City of London +28 41 £350 - 10
Scotland +2 37 £350 - 3
North West +7 28 £275 -8.33% 25
Edinburgh +2 28 £388 +10.71% 1
Yorkshire +28 27 £281 -19.64% 10
West Yorkshire +23 19 £295 -15.71% 7
Leeds +13 18 £310 -11.42% 5
Berkshire +12 17 £375 +70.45% 5
South West -22 17 £308 +2.50% 3
East Midlands +5 15 £225 -35.71% 10
East of England -27 15 £415 +27.69% 4
Manchester -3 13 £313 +5.04% 12
Northamptonshire +4 10 £200 -65.21% 3
West Sussex +4 9 £313 +13.63% 1
Hampshire -3 9 £300 -33.33% 4
Northampton +2 8 £200 -65.21% 2
Wiltshire +1 8 £300 -36.17%
Glasgow - 8 £275 - 1
Cheshire +7 7 £275 -16.66% 9
West Midlands -9 7 £296 +18.50% 1
Essex +5 6 £431 +11.29%
Surrey -1 6 £375 +57.89% 7
Somerset - 6 £308 -
Wales - 6 £375 - 8
South Wales - 6 £375 - 5
Southampton - 6 £300 - 1
Bath - 6 £308 -

Web Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 619 (82.86%) HTML
2 551 (73.76%) CSS
3 475 (63.59%) JavaScript
4 438 (58.63%) Responsive Web Design
5 328 (43.91%) HTML5
6 283 (37.88%) jQuery
7 199 (26.64%) Web Development
8 194 (25.97%) CSS3
9 183 (24.50%) Java
10 165 (22.09%) Relational Database
11 160 (21.42%) UNIX
11 160 (21.42%) Linux
12 158 (21.15%) Git (software)
13 141 (18.88%) Photoshop
14 129 (17.27%) Subversion
15 120 (16.06%) HTTP
16 114 (15.26%) Adobe
17 111 (14.86%) Configuration Management
18 108 (14.46%) Mac OS X
18 108 (14.46%) Finance
19 107 (14.32%) PHP
20 105 (14.06%) .NET
21 95 (12.72%) SQL
22 93 (12.45%) Agile Software Development
23 92 (12.32%) Sass
24 84 (11.24%) Web Services
25 79 (10.58%) Python
26 77 (10.31%) E-Commerce
26 77 (10.31%) CMS
27 75 (10.04%) Adobe Illustrator

Web Design
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 77 (10.31%) CMS
2 57 (7.63%) Node.js
3 38 (5.09%) SharePoint
4 21 (2.81%) WordPress
5 20 (2.68%) Drupal
6 17 (2.28%) Umbraco
6 17 (2.28%) Sitecore CMS
7 15 (2.01%) Apache
8 13 (1.74%) IIS
8 13 (1.74%) Apache Solr
9 8 (1.07%) TeamSite
10 7 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (0.80%) Cloud Foundry
12 5 (0.67%) Kentico
13 4 (0.54%) ExpressionEngine
13 4 (0.54%) Adobe CQ
13 4 (0.54%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.54%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (0.40%) Documentum
Applications
1 141 (18.88%) Photoshop
2 75 (10.04%) Adobe Illustrator
3 19 (2.54%) MS Office
4 18 (2.41%) MS Excel
5 12 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (1.47%) MS Visio
6 11 (1.47%) InDesign
7 10 (1.34%) 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 (0.54%) 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 4 (0.54%) GitHub
2 3 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.13%) SaaS
4 1 (0.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 120 (16.06%) HTTP
2 42 (5.62%) Intranet
3 19 (2.54%) Internet
4 4 (0.54%) WAN
4 4 (0.54%) LDAP
4 4 (0.54%) LAN
5 2 (0.27%) SMS
5 2 (0.27%) SSL
6 1 (0.13%) SMTP
6 1 (0.13%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (22.09%) Relational Database
2 44 (5.89%) MySQL
3 38 (5.09%) MongoDB
4 33 (4.42%) SQL Server
5 29 (3.88%) Neo4j
6 7 (0.94%) 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
1 158 (21.15%) Git (software)
2 129 (17.27%) Subversion
3 26 (3.48%) Jasmine
4 23 (3.08%) Grunt
5 14 (1.87%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 14 (1.87%) Axure RP
6 12 (1.61%) Mocha
7 11 (1.47%) Jenkins
8 10 (1.34%) Visual Studio
9 9 (1.20%) Dreamweaver
9 9 (1.20%) Cucumber
10 8 (1.07%) Maven
11 7 (0.94%) Selenium
11 7 (0.94%) Bower
12 6 (0.80%) JSUnit
12 6 (0.80%) Capybara
12 6 (0.80%) PhoneGap
13 5 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (0.67%) JIRA
14 4 (0.54%) TeamCity
General
1 108 (14.46%) Finance
2 46 (6.16%) Marketing
3 32 (4.28%) Retail
4 20 (2.68%) Banking
5 17 (2.28%) Publishing
6 12 (1.61%) Games
7 9 (1.20%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.20%) Multimedia
8 8 (1.07%) Telecoms
9 7 (0.94%) Advertising
10 5 (0.67%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.67%) Legal
10 5 (0.67%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.40%) Local Government
11 3 (0.40%) French Language
12 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.27%) Automotive
13 1 (0.13%) Law
13 1 (0.13%) Front Office
13 1 (0.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 527 (70.55%) Developer
2 195 (26.10%) Front-End Developer
3 150 (20.08%) Web Developer
4 139 (18.61%) Designer
5 59 (7.90%) UI Developer
6 58 (7.76%) Web Designer
7 54 (7.23%) UI Programmer
8 51 (6.83%) Front-End Web Developer
9 48 (6.43%) Java Developer
10 46 (6.16%) Python Developer
11 29 (3.88%) User Experience Designer
12 27 (3.61%) Senior Developer
13 25 (3.35%) Python/Django Developer
14 22 (2.95%) PHP Developer
15 21 (2.81%) UI Designer
16 20 (2.68%) Analyst
17 18 (2.41%) Digital Designer
17 18 (2.41%) JavaScript Developer
18 16 (2.14%) .NET Developer
19 14 (1.87%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 619 (82.86%) HTML
2 551 (73.76%) CSS
3 328 (43.91%) HTML5
4 283 (37.88%) jQuery
5 194 (25.97%) CSS3
6 105 (14.06%) .NET
7 92 (12.32%) Sass
8 84 (11.24%) Web Services
9 72 (9.64%) XHTML
10 68 (9.10%) Ajax
11 67 (8.97%) XML
12 61 (8.17%) REST
13 55 (7.36%) ASP.NET
14 44 (5.89%) Django
15 42 (5.62%) JSP
16 40 (5.35%) JSON
17 38 (5.09%) AngularJS
18 35 (4.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 35 (4.69%) Hibernate
19 33 (4.42%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 48 (6.43%) Enterprise Software
2 46 (6.16%) Visualisation
3 39 (5.22%) Mobile App
4 38 (5.09%) Graphic Design
5 35 (4.69%) W3C
6 26 (3.48%) Computer Science
7 21 (2.81%) Open Source
8 9 (1.20%) Social Media
8 9 (1.20%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.07%) iPad
9 8 (1.07%) Psychology
10 6 (0.80%) E-Learning
10 6 (0.80%) Photography
11 5 (0.67%) Data Integration
11 5 (0.67%) Digital Media
12 4 (0.54%) Animation
13 3 (0.40%) Web 2.0
13 3 (0.40%) Taxonomies
13 3 (0.40%) GIS
13 3 (0.40%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 160 (21.42%) Linux
1 160 (21.42%) UNIX
2 108 (14.46%) Mac OS X
3 28 (3.75%) Android
4 23 (3.08%) Apple iOS
5 12 (1.61%) Windows
6 4 (0.54%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 438 (58.63%) Responsive Web Design
2 199 (26.64%) Web Development
3 111 (14.86%) Configuration Management
4 93 (12.45%) Agile Software Development
5 77 (10.31%) E-Commerce
6 71 (9.50%) MVC
7 64 (8.57%) TDD
8 59 (7.90%) Continuous Integration
9 51 (6.83%) Scrum
10 46 (6.16%) OO
11 33 (4.42%) Content Management
12 31 (4.15%) Project Management
13 28 (3.75%) Analytics
14 26 (3.48%) BDD
15 23 (3.08%) SEO
15 23 (3.08%) Unit Testing
16 20 (2.68%) User Experience Design
16 20 (2.68%) Information Architecture
17 18 (2.41%) Web Accessibility
18 16 (2.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 475 (63.59%) JavaScript
2 183 (24.50%) Java
3 107 (14.32%) PHP
4 95 (12.72%) SQL
5 79 (10.58%) Python
6 66 (8.84%) C#
7 61 (8.17%) Ruby
8 36 (4.82%) PL/SQL
9 30 (4.02%) Scala
10 8 (1.07%) Perl
11 7 (0.94%) VB.NET
11 7 (0.94%) PHP5
12 4 (0.54%) XPath
12 4 (0.54%) R
12 4 (0.54%) VBA
12 4 (0.54%) C
13 3 (0.40%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.40%) VB
14 2 (0.27%) VBScript
14 2 (0.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 66 (8.84%) Degree
2 16 (2.14%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.54%) 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 (2.41%) WCAG
2 17 (2.28%) QA
3 11 (1.47%) WAI
4 10 (1.34%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.13%) SLA
5 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.13%) Section 508
System Software
1 10 (1.34%) 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 (0.54%) Graylog2
3 1 (0.13%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 114 (15.26%) Adobe
2 59 (7.90%) Oracle
3 30 (4.02%) Microsoft
4 26 (3.48%) Sitecore
5 20 (2.68%) JBoss
6 17 (2.28%) Twitter
6 17 (2.28%) Orchard
7 14 (1.87%) hybris
8 12 (1.61%) VMware
9 11 (1.47%) Google
10 6 (0.80%) Zend
10 6 (0.80%) RedDot
10 6 (0.80%) Interwoven
11 4 (0.54%) Open Text
11 4 (0.54%) ATG
11 4 (0.54%) Akamai
11 4 (0.54%) New Relic
11 4 (0.54%) Facebook
12 3 (0.40%) Tableau
12 3 (0.40%) Apple
Northampton, Northamptonshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £150 - £220 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
North West
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Kent Police
Rate: £30,427 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Roc Search
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £475 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £220 to £260 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Latcom Ltd
Rate: Unspecified - negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Lincolnshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £15,000 to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ARM Technology
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £100 to £180 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
South East England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
South East England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago