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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Design
Rank 264 321 385
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +64
Contract jobs citing Web Design 378 259 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.74% 0.53% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.72% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 151 87
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £199 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £352 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
+0.44% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 3
Average hourly rate £30.75 £23.25 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.25% +22.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £10.93 £18.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £36.00 £27.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +44.73%

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
38243 36175 32672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.25% 74.28% 71.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 24566 22006 19405
Average daily rate £422 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £274 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1006 1114 1321
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

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 27 January 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
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 27 January 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 +34 329 £375 +7.14% 169
London +24 142 £425 +21.42% 47
Yorkshire +29 39 £375 +50.00% 18
North West -10 36 £373 -0.66% 24
South East -23 35 £250 -28.57% 26
West Yorkshire +25 32 £375 +50.00% 11
City of London +21 32 £422 +25.03% 12
Leeds +20 29 £375 +50.00% 6
Scotland +7 25 £375 +20.00% 1
South West -3 23 £413 +3.12% 15
Manchester -8 18 £385 +2.66% 15
West Midlands +9 16 £325 - 9
North East - 15 £430 - 3
Tyne and Wear - 15 £430 - 3
Newcastle upon Tyne - 15 £430 - 3
Oxfordshire -7 14 £180 - 8
East Midlands +9 13 £225 -10.00% 11
Bristol -1 13 £450 -
East of England -14 12 £450 +16.12% 15
Glasgow +9 11 £500 -
Lancashire -11 11 £375 +36.36% 4
Edinburgh -6 10 £350 +12.00% 1
Surrey -8 8 £253 -34.83% 4
Staffordshire - 7 £335 - 1
Coventry - 7 £325 - 1
Nottinghamshire -1 6 - - 2
South Wales -3 6 £420 +158.46% 1
Cardiff -5 6 £420 +158.46% 1
Wales -10 6 £420 +158.46% 1
Cheshire +3 5 £300 -22.07% 4

Web Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 678 (79.76%) HTML
2 530 (62.35%) CSS
3 492 (57.88%) Responsive Web Design
4 469 (55.18%) JavaScript
5 330 (38.82%) Agile Software Development
6 305 (35.88%) HTML5
7 283 (33.29%) Java
8 252 (29.65%) jQuery
9 243 (28.59%) CSS3
10 234 (27.53%) HTTP
11 223 (26.24%) Web Development
12 217 (25.53%) Git (software)
13 202 (23.76%) Linux
13 202 (23.76%) Relational Database
14 177 (20.82%) REST
14 177 (20.82%) Mac OS X
15 175 (20.59%) UNIX
16 153 (18.00%) User Experience
17 151 (17.76%) Configuration Management
18 150 (17.65%) Subversion
19 133 (15.65%) TDD
20 124 (14.59%) XML
21 118 (13.88%) MongoDB
22 111 (13.06%) JAX-RS
22 111 (13.06%) AngularJS
22 111 (13.06%) Photoshop
23 109 (12.82%) MVC
24 108 (12.71%) Hibernate
25 107 (12.59%) Neo4j
26 105 (12.35%) .NET

Web Design
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 70 (8.24%) Node.js
2 64 (7.53%) CMS
3 33 (3.88%) JBoss
4 25 (2.94%) Apache
5 21 (2.47%) Drupal
6 18 (2.12%) Adobe CQ
7 17 (2.00%) WordPress
8 16 (1.88%) SharePoint
8 16 (1.88%) Cloud Foundry
9 13 (1.53%) WebLogic
10 12 (1.41%) Apache Solr
11 10 (1.18%) IIS
12 9 (1.06%) lighttpd
12 9 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
13 8 (0.94%) Umbraco
14 7 (0.82%) Tomcat
15 5 (0.59%) Confluence
16 4 (0.47%) Joomla!
16 4 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
17 2 (0.24%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 111 (13.06%) Photoshop
2 73 (8.59%) Adobe Illustrator
3 27 (3.18%) MS Excel
4 19 (2.24%) MS Office
5 15 (1.76%) Fireworks
6 13 (1.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 13 (1.53%) Adobe After Effects
7 7 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.35%) InDesign
8 3 (0.35%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.24%) CINEMA 4D
9 2 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.24%) Final Cut Pro
9 2 (0.24%) Quicktime
9 2 (0.24%) Maya
10 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.06%) Magento
2 5 (0.59%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (0.59%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.35%) Tridion
3 3 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.24%) osCommerce
4 2 (0.24%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.12%) Summit
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.59%) SaaS
2 4 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.47%) OpenShift
3 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.24%) GitHub
5 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.12%) Office 365
5 1 (0.12%) Heroku
5 1 (0.12%) PaaS
5 1 (0.12%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 234 (27.53%) HTTP
2 29 (3.41%) Internet
3 26 (3.06%) Intranet
4 20 (2.35%) HTTPS
5 17 (2.00%) LDAP
6 6 (0.71%) Network Security
7 3 (0.35%) ATM
8 2 (0.24%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (23.76%) Relational Database
2 118 (13.88%) MongoDB
3 107 (12.59%) Neo4j
4 61 (7.18%) MySQL
5 58 (6.82%) SQL Server
6 20 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (2.00%) MariaDB
9 15 (1.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
11 10 (1.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 9 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (0.82%) SQLite
15 6 (0.71%) Oracle Database
16 5 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
17 4 (0.47%) RDBMS
17 4 (0.47%) NoSQL
17 4 (0.47%) Redis
18 3 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 217 (25.53%) Git (software)
2 150 (17.65%) Subversion
3 38 (4.47%) Cucumber
4 34 (4.00%) Grunt
5 25 (2.94%) Jasmine
6 23 (2.71%) Maven
7 20 (2.35%) Mockito
8 19 (2.24%) Jenkins
9 18 (2.12%) TeamCity
10 16 (1.88%) JIRA
10 16 (1.88%) Capybara
11 15 (1.76%) Axure RP
12 14 (1.65%) IntelliJ
13 13 (1.53%) Visual Studio
13 13 (1.53%) Ant
14 12 (1.41%) Dreamweaver
14 12 (1.41%) Xcode
15 11 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
16 9 (1.06%) Karma Test Runner
17 8 (0.94%) Bower
General
1 55 (6.47%) Finance
2 49 (5.76%) Marketing
3 24 (2.82%) Retail
4 18 (2.12%) Banking
5 12 (1.41%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.18%) Multimedia
6 10 (1.18%) Publishing
7 5 (0.59%) Advertising
8 4 (0.47%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.35%) Law
9 3 (0.35%) Electronics
9 3 (0.35%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.24%) Music Industry
10 2 (0.24%) Legal
11 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.12%) Front Office
11 1 (0.12%) Back Office
11 1 (0.12%) Games
11 1 (0.12%) Automotive
11 1 (0.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 641 (75.41%) Developer
2 161 (18.94%) Front-End Developer
3 158 (18.59%) Java Developer
4 120 (14.12%) Senior Developer
5 118 (13.88%) Designer
6 98 (11.53%) Web Developer
7 67 (7.88%) UI Developer
8 65 (7.65%) UI Programmer
9 63 (7.41%) Web Designer
10 39 (4.59%) Senior Java Developer
11 33 (3.88%) PHP Developer
12 24 (2.82%) JavaScript Developer
13 23 (2.71%) Ruby Developer
14 20 (2.35%) Senior Front-End Developer
15 19 (2.24%) .NET Developer
15 19 (2.24%) Analyst
15 19 (2.24%) Senior UI Developer
16 18 (2.12%) Front-End Web Developer
16 18 (2.12%) Project Manager
17 17 (2.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 678 (79.76%) HTML
2 530 (62.35%) CSS
3 305 (35.88%) HTML5
4 252 (29.65%) jQuery
5 243 (28.59%) CSS3
6 177 (20.82%) REST
7 124 (14.59%) XML
8 111 (13.06%) JAX-RS
8 111 (13.06%) AngularJS
9 108 (12.71%) Hibernate
10 105 (12.35%) .NET
11 96 (11.29%) Web Services
12 81 (9.53%) Ajax
13 76 (8.94%) Sass
14 63 (7.41%) JSON
15 62 (7.29%) Backbone.js
16 60 (7.06%) ASP.NET
17 54 (6.35%) XHTML
18 51 (6.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 46 (5.41%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 153 (18.00%) User Experience
2 73 (8.59%) Visualisation
3 55 (6.47%) Mobile App
4 47 (5.53%) Open Source
5 34 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (3.76%) Graphic Design
7 28 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
8 23 (2.71%) Computer Science
9 18 (2.12%) N-Tier
10 15 (1.76%) W3C
11 14 (1.65%) Management Information System
11 14 (1.65%) Digital Media
12 13 (1.53%) Social Media
13 9 (1.06%) iPad
14 7 (0.82%) iPhone
15 6 (0.71%) NHS
15 6 (0.71%) E-Learning
16 5 (0.59%) Data Structures
16 5 (0.59%) Animation
16 5 (0.59%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 202 (23.76%) Linux
2 177 (20.82%) Mac OS X
3 175 (20.59%) UNIX
4 40 (4.71%) Apple iOS
5 29 (3.41%) Windows
6 28 (3.29%) Android
7 8 (0.94%) Windows Phone
8 4 (0.47%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.35%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.12%) Debian
10 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 492 (57.88%) Responsive Web Design
2 330 (38.82%) Agile Software Development
3 223 (26.24%) Web Development
4 151 (17.76%) Configuration Management
5 133 (15.65%) TDD
6 109 (12.82%) MVC
7 80 (9.41%) Scrum
8 76 (8.94%) OO
9 72 (8.47%) BDD
10 71 (8.35%) E-Commerce
11 53 (6.24%) Mentoring
12 37 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
13 34 (4.00%) Content Management
14 30 (3.53%) Unit Testing
15 29 (3.41%) iOS Development
15 29 (3.41%) Continuous Improvement
16 28 (3.29%) Project Management
17 24 (2.82%) Web Accessibility
18 21 (2.47%) Rapid Prototyping
19 20 (2.35%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 469 (55.18%) JavaScript
2 283 (33.29%) Java
3 97 (11.41%) Ruby
4 86 (10.12%) SQL
5 82 (9.65%) C#
6 81 (9.53%) PHP
7 72 (8.47%) Python
8 38 (4.47%) Scala
9 26 (3.06%) VB.NET
10 25 (2.94%) PL/SQL
11 18 (2.12%) VBA
12 16 (1.88%) VBScript
13 14 (1.65%) VB
14 12 (1.41%) Objective-C
15 11 (1.29%) XPath
16 8 (0.94%) C++
17 6 (0.71%) Perl
18 4 (0.47%) R
19 3 (0.35%) PHP5
20 2 (0.24%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 59 (6.94%) Degree
2 31 (3.65%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.41%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.12%) MCSD
6 1 (0.12%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.12%) ISEB
6 1 (0.12%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.71%) QA
2 5 (0.59%) WCAG
3 2 (0.24%) WAI
3 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.71%) Docker
3 3 (0.35%) Varnish
4 2 (0.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (1.65%) Graylog2
2 3 (0.35%) OpenAM
2 3 (0.35%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.24%) Puppet
4 1 (0.12%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 62 (7.29%) Adobe
2 40 (4.71%) Microsoft
3 33 (3.88%) Oracle
4 19 (2.24%) Orchard
5 15 (1.76%) Twitter
5 15 (1.76%) VMware
6 14 (1.65%) Google
6 14 (1.65%) Akamai
6 14 (1.65%) New Relic
7 9 (1.06%) Apple
7 9 (1.06%) hybris
7 9 (1.06%) Sitecore
8 6 (0.71%) Cisco
8 6 (0.71%) Alterian
8 6 (0.71%) Facebook
9 4 (0.47%) Citrix
9 4 (0.47%) SAP
9 4 (0.47%) Tableau
9 4 (0.47%) Kony
10 3 (0.35%) ForgeRock
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