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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Design
Rank 261 321 374
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +53
Contract jobs citing Web Design 385 268 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.73% 0.53% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.71% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 139 102
Average daily rate
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£388 £350 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +22.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £207 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £453 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £280
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 4
Average hourly rate £29.00 £24.43 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.71% +30.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £10.93 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £35.70 £26.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +33.33%

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
39834 37606 32717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.91% 74.82% 72.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 25112 22628 19457
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1043 1134 1178
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.31 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 February 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
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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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 +35 345 £388 +10.71% 170
London +18 146 £450 +20.00% 43
Yorkshire +29 50 £375 +25.00% 21
South East -27 46 £225 -40.00% 26
West Yorkshire +20 44 £375 +25.00% 17
Leeds +23 38 £375 +32.74% 8
South West +3 37 £425 +30.76% 11
City of London +27 33 £424 +25.48% 8
North West -17 21 £325 - 26
Bristol +11 20 £450 - 4
Scotland +8 19 £395 +30.47% 3
Oxfordshire 0 19 £180 -30.76% 6
West Midlands +5 15 £325 +6.55% 11
East of England -10 14 £450 +16.88% 7
Manchester -14 13 £406 +20.37% 14
East Midlands +1 10 £225 -28.57% 23
Edinburgh +2 9 £375 +82.92% 3
Essex +10 7 £450 - 3
Glasgow +6 7 £503 +25.46%
Surrey -12 7 £250 - 8
Tyne and Wear - 7 £430 - 2
North East - 7 £430 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £430 - 2
Coventry - 7 £325 - 1
Nottinghamshire -6 6 - -
Devon 0 5 - - 1
Exeter -2 5 - -
Nottingham -9 5 - -
Gloucestershire - 5 £380 - 1
Staffordshire - 5 £335 -

Web Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 672 (79.43%) HTML
2 530 (62.65%) CSS
3 482 (56.97%) Responsive Web Design
4 480 (56.74%) JavaScript
5 340 (40.19%) Agile Software Development
6 312 (36.88%) Java
7 291 (34.40%) HTML5
8 253 (29.91%) HTTP
9 241 (28.49%) jQuery
10 234 (27.66%) CSS3
11 232 (27.42%) Web Development
11 232 (27.42%) Git (software)
12 219 (25.89%) Linux
12 219 (25.89%) Relational Database
13 194 (22.93%) UNIX
14 191 (22.58%) Mac OS X
15 182 (21.51%) REST
16 162 (19.15%) TDD
16 162 (19.15%) Subversion
17 160 (18.91%) Configuration Management
18 139 (16.43%) User Experience
19 131 (15.48%) XML
20 116 (13.71%) Photoshop
21 115 (13.59%) MVC
22 111 (13.12%) MongoDB
23 106 (12.53%) AngularJS
24 105 (12.41%) Web Services
25 103 (12.17%) Ruby
26 101 (11.94%) Hibernate
26 101 (11.94%) JAX-RS

Web Design
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 67 (7.92%) Node.js
2 58 (6.86%) CMS
3 38 (4.49%) JBoss
4 23 (2.72%) Apache
5 20 (2.36%) Drupal
5 20 (2.36%) WordPress
6 18 (2.13%) WebLogic
6 18 (2.13%) Cloud Foundry
7 16 (1.89%) Adobe CQ
8 15 (1.77%) Apache Solr
9 14 (1.65%) SharePoint
10 8 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
10 8 (0.95%) Umbraco
11 6 (0.71%) lighttpd
12 5 (0.59%) Confluence
12 5 (0.59%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.47%) Joomla!
13 4 (0.47%) IIS
14 3 (0.35%) Moodle
14 3 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 116 (13.71%) Photoshop
2 69 (8.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 25 (2.96%) MS Excel
4 13 (1.54%) MS Office
5 12 (1.42%) Spreadsheet
6 11 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 11 (1.30%) Adobe After Effects
7 10 (1.18%) Fireworks
8 6 (0.71%) MS Visio
9 5 (0.59%) InDesign
10 2 (0.24%) Maya
10 2 (0.24%) Quicktime
10 2 (0.24%) MS Project
10 2 (0.24%) CINEMA 4D
10 2 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.24%) Final Cut Pro
11 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (0.95%) Magento
2 5 (0.59%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.35%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.24%) osCommerce
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.12%) Tridion
5 1 (0.12%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.59%) SaaS
3 4 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.35%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.12%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.12%) PaaS
5 1 (0.12%) Heroku
5 1 (0.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 253 (29.91%) HTTP
2 24 (2.84%) Internet
3 21 (2.48%) LDAP
4 20 (2.36%) HTTPS
5 17 (2.01%) Intranet
6 10 (1.18%) Network Security
7 3 (0.35%) ATM
8 2 (0.24%) NAS
9 1 (0.12%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (25.89%) Relational Database
2 111 (13.12%) MongoDB
3 100 (11.82%) Neo4j
4 65 (7.68%) MySQL
5 52 (6.15%) SQL Server
6 21 (2.48%) MariaDB
7 13 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (0.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (0.71%) SQLite
12 6 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.47%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.47%) NoSQL
13 4 (0.47%) Redis
14 3 (0.35%) Triplestore
14 3 (0.35%) DTS
Development Applications
1 232 (27.42%) Git (software)
2 162 (19.15%) Subversion
3 48 (5.67%) Cucumber
4 35 (4.14%) Grunt
5 31 (3.66%) Maven
6 28 (3.31%) Mockito
6 28 (3.31%) Jasmine
7 22 (2.60%) Jenkins
8 20 (2.36%) TeamCity
9 18 (2.13%) Capybara
10 17 (2.01%) Axure RP
10 17 (2.01%) IntelliJ
11 16 (1.89%) Dreamweaver
11 16 (1.89%) JIRA
12 14 (1.65%) Visual Studio
12 14 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (1.30%) Xcode
14 9 (1.06%) Ant
15 8 (0.95%) JUnit
15 8 (0.95%) Selenium
General
1 54 (6.38%) Finance
2 46 (5.44%) Marketing
3 22 (2.60%) Retail
4 21 (2.48%) Banking
5 11 (1.30%) Telecoms
6 7 (0.83%) Investment Banking
7 4 (0.47%) Multimedia
7 4 (0.47%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.47%) Advertising
7 4 (0.47%) Publishing
8 3 (0.35%) Back Office
8 3 (0.35%) Electronics
9 2 (0.24%) Legal
9 2 (0.24%) Games
9 2 (0.24%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.12%) Arabic Language
10 1 (0.12%) Local Government
10 1 (0.12%) Automotive
10 1 (0.12%) Law
10 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 644 (76.12%) Developer
2 163 (19.27%) Java Developer
3 153 (18.09%) Front-End Developer
4 121 (14.30%) Designer
5 114 (13.48%) Senior Developer
6 107 (12.65%) Web Developer
7 61 (7.21%) Web Designer
8 59 (6.97%) UI Developer
9 58 (6.86%) UI Programmer
10 32 (3.78%) PHP Developer
11 29 (3.43%) Senior Java Developer
11 29 (3.43%) Ruby Developer
12 25 (2.96%) JavaScript Developer
13 24 (2.84%) UI Designer
14 20 (2.36%) Front-End Web Developer
15 19 (2.25%) Senior Front-End Developer
15 19 (2.25%) .NET Developer
15 19 (2.25%) Project Manager
16 18 (2.13%) Analyst
17 17 (2.01%) Senior UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 672 (79.43%) HTML
2 530 (62.65%) CSS
3 291 (34.40%) HTML5
4 241 (28.49%) jQuery
5 234 (27.66%) CSS3
6 182 (21.51%) REST
7 131 (15.48%) XML
8 106 (12.53%) AngularJS
9 105 (12.41%) Web Services
10 101 (11.94%) Hibernate
10 101 (11.94%) JAX-RS
11 96 (11.35%) .NET
12 92 (10.87%) Sass
13 84 (9.93%) Ajax
14 62 (7.33%) JSON
15 61 (7.21%) Backbone.js
16 54 (6.38%) Spring
17 52 (6.15%) RESTful
18 50 (5.91%) ASP.NET
18 50 (5.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 139 (16.43%) User Experience
2 79 (9.34%) Visualisation
3 49 (5.79%) Mobile App
4 42 (4.96%) Open Source
5 32 (3.78%) Enterprise Software
6 29 (3.43%) Graphic Design
7 22 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (2.48%) Computer Science
9 19 (2.25%) Digital Media
10 16 (1.89%) W3C
11 12 (1.42%) Management Information System
11 12 (1.42%) Social Media
12 10 (1.18%) N-Tier
12 10 (1.18%) Raspberry Pi
13 7 (0.83%) E-Learning
13 7 (0.83%) iPad
13 7 (0.83%) iPhone
14 6 (0.71%) Video Editing
14 6 (0.71%) Data Structures
15 5 (0.59%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 219 (25.89%) Linux
2 194 (22.93%) UNIX
3 191 (22.58%) Mac OS X
4 40 (4.73%) Apple iOS
5 24 (2.84%) Android
6 23 (2.72%) Windows
7 10 (1.18%) Windows Phone
8 7 (0.83%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.35%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 482 (56.97%) Responsive Web Design
2 340 (40.19%) Agile Software Development
3 232 (27.42%) Web Development
4 162 (19.15%) TDD
5 160 (18.91%) Configuration Management
6 115 (13.59%) MVC
7 87 (10.28%) BDD
8 76 (8.98%) OO
9 70 (8.27%) Scrum
10 68 (8.04%) E-Commerce
11 59 (6.97%) Mentoring
12 39 (4.61%) Continuous Integration
13 36 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
14 34 (4.02%) Content Management
15 27 (3.19%) iOS Development
16 26 (3.07%) Unit Testing
17 23 (2.72%) Microservices
18 22 (2.60%) Project Management
19 20 (2.36%) Software Engineering
19 20 (2.36%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 480 (56.74%) JavaScript
2 312 (36.88%) Java
3 103 (12.17%) Ruby
4 82 (9.69%) PHP
5 81 (9.57%) SQL
6 78 (9.22%) C#
7 69 (8.16%) Python
8 34 (4.02%) Scala
9 24 (2.84%) PL/SQL
10 15 (1.77%) VB.NET
11 13 (1.54%) VBA
12 12 (1.42%) Objective-C
13 11 (1.30%) XPath
14 8 (0.95%) C++
15 7 (0.83%) VBScript
15 7 (0.83%) VB
16 6 (0.71%) Perl
17 5 (0.59%) SPARQL
18 4 (0.47%) R
18 4 (0.47%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 52 (6.15%) Degree
2 30 (3.55%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.42%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (0.95%) VCP4
6 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.35%) MCSD
7 2 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.12%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.12%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.07%) QA
2 5 (0.59%) WCAG
2 5 (0.59%) WAI
3 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.71%) Docker
3 5 (0.59%) Varnish
4 2 (0.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (2.01%) Graylog
2 5 (0.59%) Puppet
3 3 (0.35%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.35%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.12%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 65 (7.68%) Adobe
2 38 (4.49%) Microsoft
3 33 (3.90%) Oracle
4 18 (2.13%) VMware
5 17 (2.01%) Akamai
5 17 (2.01%) New Relic
6 16 (1.89%) Orchard
7 13 (1.54%) Google
8 12 (1.42%) Apple
8 12 (1.42%) Twitter
9 10 (1.18%) Cisco
9 10 (1.18%) hybris
10 8 (0.95%) Sitecore
11 6 (0.71%) Alterian
12 5 (0.59%) Facebook
12 5 (0.59%) Kony
13 4 (0.47%) Tableau
13 4 (0.47%) Appcelerator
13 4 (0.47%) Zend
13 4 (0.47%) SAP
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