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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Design
Rank 254 302 380
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +78
Contract jobs citing Web Design 475 315 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.81% 0.60% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.81% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 197 107
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 9
Average hourly rate £22.65 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.75% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.65 £9.70 £12.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.62 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+107.14% -6.66%

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
42997 38902 39217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.67% 74.17% 71.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 27643 24141 22845
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1190 1157 1447
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 24 October 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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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 +49 421 £386 +10.35% 141
London +29 198 £425 +17.24% 36
City of London +31 57 £386 +3.00% 9
East of England +13 54 £475 +35.71% 15
South East -35 38 £325 -7.14% 22
North East -5 37 £375 -13.79% 2
Tyne and Wear -9 37 £375 -13.79% 2
Scotland +22 36 £300 - 3
Yorkshire +10 35 £350 - 14
Newcastle upon Tyne -13 35 £375 -13.79% 2
Essex +5 30 £475 +5.55% 3
West Yorkshire +1 30 £345 -6.75% 6
Leeds +11 29 £360 +0.69% 5
North West +5 24 £350 +7.69% 26
Edinburgh +12 22 £281 - 3
South West -16 22 £350 +40.00% 11
Manchester +9 17 £365 +4.28% 18
Southend-on-Sea -10 17 £475 - 2
Glasgow +5 13 £413 -
South Wales -1 12 £295 -30.58% 1
Wales -12 12 £295 -30.58% 1
Cardiff +3 11 £295 -30.58%
Norwich +1 10 £350 - 1
Norfolk -1 10 £350 - 2
Surrey -4 10 £351 +75.62% 2
Oxfordshire -1 9 £325 -13.33% 3
Hertfordshire -24 9 £455 +7.37% 7
East Midlands -1 8 £243 -31.69% 5
West Midlands -18 8 £438 +75.00% 10
Devon - 8 £363 - 6

Web Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 720 (84.11%) HTML
2 609 (71.14%) CSS
3 521 (60.86%) JavaScript
4 519 (60.63%) Responsive Web Design
5 338 (39.49%) HTML5
6 295 (34.46%) Agile Software Development
7 284 (33.18%) jQuery
8 246 (28.74%) Web Development
9 243 (28.39%) CSS3
10 238 (27.80%) Java
11 223 (26.05%) Git (software)
12 221 (25.82%) HTTP
13 204 (23.83%) Relational Database
14 203 (23.71%) Linux
15 190 (22.20%) UNIX
16 178 (20.79%) Mac OS X
17 174 (20.33%) Configuration Management
18 157 (18.34%) Subversion
19 152 (17.76%) User Experience
20 137 (16.00%) Photoshop
21 121 (14.14%) REST
21 121 (14.14%) XML
22 119 (13.90%) .NET
23 108 (12.62%) Ruby
24 100 (11.68%) TDD
24 100 (11.68%) MVC
25 97 (11.33%) Python
26 93 (10.86%) SQL
27 92 (10.75%) Visualisation
28 91 (10.63%) AngularJS

Web Design
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 84 (9.81%) Node.js
2 82 (9.58%) CMS
3 45 (5.26%) JBoss
4 36 (4.21%) SharePoint
5 30 (3.50%) Apache
6 20 (2.34%) Drupal
7 19 (2.22%) IIS
8 16 (1.87%) Cloud Foundry
9 15 (1.75%) Adobe CQ
9 15 (1.75%) WordPress
9 15 (1.75%) WebLogic
10 14 (1.64%) Umbraco
11 9 (1.05%) lighttpd
11 9 (1.05%) Apache Solr
11 9 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (0.93%) TeamSite
13 7 (0.82%) Tomcat
14 6 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
15 4 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
15 4 (0.47%) Joomla!
Applications
1 137 (16.00%) Photoshop
2 88 (10.28%) Adobe Illustrator
3 25 (2.92%) MS Excel
4 24 (2.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 21 (2.45%) Fireworks
6 17 (1.99%) MS Office
7 11 (1.29%) Adobe After Effects
7 11 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.35%) InDesign
9 2 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (0.93%) Magento
2 7 (0.82%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (0.82%) Google Analytics
2 7 (0.82%) WebTrends
3 5 (0.58%) Tridion
4 2 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.12%) Summit
5 1 (0.12%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.58%) GitHub
2 4 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.12%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.12%) SaaS
3 1 (0.12%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 221 (25.82%) HTTP
2 43 (5.02%) Intranet
3 24 (2.80%) Internet
4 19 (2.22%) LDAP
5 11 (1.29%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.23%) SSL
7 1 (0.12%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (23.83%) Relational Database
2 86 (10.05%) MongoDB
3 69 (8.06%) Neo4j
4 65 (7.59%) MySQL
5 47 (5.49%) SQL Server
6 20 (2.34%) MariaDB
7 12 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (1.17%) RDBMS
9 9 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (0.82%) SQLite
11 7 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (0.82%) Oracle Database
12 6 (0.70%) Redis
13 4 (0.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (0.35%) DTS
15 2 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
15 2 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 2 (0.23%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 223 (26.05%) Git (software)
2 157 (18.34%) Subversion
3 31 (3.62%) Grunt
4 26 (3.04%) Jasmine
5 19 (2.22%) TeamCity
6 18 (2.10%) Cucumber
7 16 (1.87%) Capybara
7 16 (1.87%) Axure RP
8 15 (1.75%) Visual Studio
9 14 (1.64%) Xcode
10 12 (1.40%) IntelliJ
10 12 (1.40%) Dreamweaver
10 12 (1.40%) Ant
11 9 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (1.05%) Bower
12 8 (0.93%) JIRA
13 7 (0.82%) Maven
13 7 (0.82%) Jenkins
13 7 (0.82%) Karma Test Runner
14 5 (0.58%) CasperJS
General
1 75 (8.76%) Finance
2 51 (5.96%) Marketing
3 22 (2.57%) Banking
4 19 (2.22%) Retail
4 19 (2.22%) Publishing
5 11 (1.29%) Multimedia
6 10 (1.17%) Telecoms
7 7 (0.82%) Advertising
8 5 (0.58%) Games
9 3 (0.35%) Law
9 3 (0.35%) Legal
9 3 (0.35%) French Language
10 2 (0.23%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.23%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.23%) Back Office
10 2 (0.23%) Electronics
10 2 (0.23%) Local Government
10 2 (0.23%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.12%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 641 (74.88%) Developer
2 208 (24.30%) Front-End Developer
3 133 (15.54%) Designer
3 133 (15.54%) Web Developer
4 106 (12.38%) Java Developer
5 96 (11.21%) Senior Developer
6 83 (9.70%) UI Developer
7 79 (9.23%) UI Programmer
8 75 (8.76%) Web Designer
9 50 (5.84%) Front-End Web Developer
10 26 (3.04%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 26 (3.04%) Senior Java Developer
11 24 (2.80%) JavaScript Developer
11 24 (2.80%) PHP Developer
12 21 (2.45%) UX Designer
13 20 (2.34%) Senior UI Developer
14 17 (1.99%) Digital Designer
14 17 (1.99%) Python Developer
14 17 (1.99%) Analyst
15 16 (1.87%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 720 (84.11%) HTML
2 609 (71.14%) CSS
3 338 (39.49%) HTML5
4 284 (33.18%) jQuery
5 243 (28.39%) CSS3
6 121 (14.14%) XML
6 121 (14.14%) REST
7 119 (13.90%) .NET
8 91 (10.63%) AngularJS
9 89 (10.40%) Hibernate
10 87 (10.16%) Web Services
11 84 (9.81%) Sass
12 79 (9.23%) Ajax
13 73 (8.53%) JAX-RS
14 72 (8.41%) XHTML
15 71 (8.29%) ASP.NET
16 60 (7.01%) JSON
17 57 (6.66%) Backbone.js
18 48 (5.61%) Spring
19 44 (5.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 152 (17.76%) User Experience
2 92 (10.75%) Visualisation
3 47 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (5.26%) Open Source
5 42 (4.91%) Mobile App
6 39 (4.56%) Enterprise Software
7 31 (3.62%) Graphic Design
8 29 (3.39%) Computer Science
9 16 (1.87%) W3C
10 15 (1.75%) iPad
11 14 (1.64%) Management Information System
12 13 (1.52%) N-Tier
13 12 (1.40%) Digital Media
14 9 (1.05%) Social Media
15 7 (0.82%) NHS
16 6 (0.70%) Animation
17 5 (0.58%) Web 2.0
17 5 (0.58%) iPhone
17 5 (0.58%) Data Structures
18 4 (0.47%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 203 (23.71%) Linux
2 190 (22.20%) UNIX
3 178 (20.79%) Mac OS X
4 32 (3.74%) Apple iOS
5 31 (3.62%) Android
6 25 (2.92%) Windows
7 8 (0.93%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.35%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.12%) Debian
9 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.12%) Solaris
9 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 519 (60.63%) Responsive Web Design
2 295 (34.46%) Agile Software Development
3 246 (28.74%) Web Development
4 174 (20.33%) Configuration Management
5 100 (11.68%) MVC
5 100 (11.68%) TDD
6 88 (10.28%) Scrum
7 65 (7.59%) OO
7 65 (7.59%) E-Commerce
8 40 (4.67%) Continuous Integration
9 38 (4.44%) Content Management
10 35 (4.09%) Mentoring
11 34 (3.97%) BDD
11 34 (3.97%) Project Management
12 33 (3.86%) Continuous Improvement
13 29 (3.39%) Unit Testing
13 29 (3.39%) SEO
14 26 (3.04%) Web Accessibility
15 20 (2.34%) Kanban
15 20 (2.34%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 521 (60.86%) JavaScript
2 238 (27.80%) Java
3 108 (12.62%) Ruby
4 97 (11.33%) Python
5 93 (10.86%) SQL
6 88 (10.28%) PHP
7 77 (9.00%) C#
8 55 (6.43%) Scala
9 40 (4.67%) PL/SQL
10 18 (2.10%) VB.NET
11 13 (1.52%) VBScript
11 13 (1.52%) Objective-C
12 11 (1.29%) VBA
13 10 (1.17%) VB
13 10 (1.17%) XPath
14 9 (1.05%) Perl
15 8 (0.93%) C++
16 6 (0.70%) PHP5
17 4 (0.47%) C
18 3 (0.35%) R
Qualifications
1 78 (9.11%) Degree
2 27 (3.15%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.12%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.12%) CISSP
4 1 (0.12%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.12%) CISM
4 1 (0.12%) CEH
4 1 (0.12%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.80%) QA
2 12 (1.40%) WCAG
3 6 (0.70%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.47%) WAI
5 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 19 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.35%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.23%) UAG
4 1 (0.12%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (1.40%) Graylog2
2 8 (0.93%) Puppet
3 7 (0.82%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.12%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.12%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 85 (9.93%) Adobe
2 47 (5.49%) Oracle
3 32 (3.74%) Microsoft
4 23 (2.69%) Twitter
5 19 (2.22%) VMware
5 19 (2.22%) Google
6 16 (1.87%) Orchard
7 15 (1.75%) Sitecore
8 12 (1.40%) Akamai
8 12 (1.40%) New Relic
9 8 (0.93%) hybris
10 6 (0.70%) Zend
10 6 (0.70%) RedDot
10 6 (0.70%) Facebook
11 5 (0.58%) Interwoven
12 4 (0.47%) SAP
12 4 (0.47%) Kony
12 4 (0.47%) Open Text
13 3 (0.35%) Appcelerator
13 3 (0.35%) Citrix
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £351.56 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £16k - 18k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £420 - 460 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East Riding
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: £420 - £480 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Yoh
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £ Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salt
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 to £225 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Annapurna
Rate: £345 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £460.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £480 - 500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Annapurna
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400 - £450.00 per day + Long Contract
Posted: 17 days ago
London
OHO Group
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 days ago