The table below looks at the statistics for Web Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Design over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Design
Rank 116 98 111
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Contract jobs citing Web Design 6 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.43% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.64% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £18.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+91.78% -54.37%
Web Design
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1776 1414 1592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 69.38% 68.21% 69.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 920 756 817
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 57 91
Average hourly rate £29.75 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.83% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £9.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

Web Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Design across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Design Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Web Design
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Design across the West Midlands region.

Web Design Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Web Design
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Design across the West Midlands region.

Web Design Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Web Design
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 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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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
Warwickshire - 2 - - 1
Birmingham -5 1 £350 +40.00% 4
Staffordshire - - - - 2
Web Design
England

Web Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 14 (87.50%) CSS
2 13 (81.25%) HTML
2 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
3 11 (68.75%) jQuery
4 9 (56.25%) User Experience
5 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (50.00%) HTML5
6 7 (43.75%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (37.50%) .NET
8 5 (31.25%) CSS3
8 5 (31.25%) Ajax
9 4 (25.00%) Web Development
9 4 (25.00%) Selenium
9 4 (25.00%) Project Management
9 4 (25.00%) PHP
9 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 4 (25.00%) CMS
9 4 (25.00%) Grunt
9 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
10 3 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (18.75%) LESS
10 3 (18.75%) XHTML
10 3 (18.75%) SOAP
10 3 (18.75%) XML
10 3 (18.75%) Validation
10 3 (18.75%) Content Management
10 3 (18.75%) Regular Expression
10 3 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (12.50%) OO

Web Design
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 4 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (6.25%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Tridion
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Grunt
1 4 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Jasmine
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (6.25%) Yeoman
2 1 (6.25%) Bower
General
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (18.75%) UI Developer
3 3 (18.75%) UI Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Graphic Designer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Designer
5 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) CSS
2 13 (81.25%) HTML
3 11 (68.75%) jQuery
4 8 (50.00%) HTML5
5 6 (37.50%) .NET
6 5 (31.25%) Ajax
6 5 (31.25%) CSS3
7 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (18.75%) XHTML
8 3 (18.75%) SOAP
8 3 (18.75%) XML
8 3 (18.75%) Regular Expression
8 3 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (18.75%) LESS
9 1 (6.25%) Zepto.js
9 1 (6.25%) Sass
9 1 (6.25%) Modernizr
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (25.00%) Web Development
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Content Management
4 3 (18.75%) Validation
5 2 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) MVC
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow
6 1 (6.25%) Logistics
6 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
1 1 (6.25%) SAP
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe
1 1 (6.25%) JD Edwards
1 1 (6.25%) Sitecore
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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