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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Design over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Design
Rank 83 108 106
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -2
Contract jobs citing Web Design 52 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.90% 0.62% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 0.79% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 14 7
Median daily rate £450 £473 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +45.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £534 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.01 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+19.41% -41.44%
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
2255 2033 1710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.42% 79.35% 72.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1385 1120 998
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 76 89
Median hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.29 £11.08 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

Web Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Web Design as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Design across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Web Design Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Design within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +13 20 £465 +56.30% 1
Shropshire - 10 £450 - 1
Coventry -8 8 £488 -1.51%
Worcestershire - 7 £300 - 1
Staffordshire - 2 £313 - 3
Warwickshire - 1 - - 2
Web Design
England

Web Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Web Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Web Design.

1 67 (90.54%) CSS
2 59 (79.73%) HTML
3 52 (70.27%) Responsive Web Design
4 40 (54.05%) Web Development
5 38 (51.35%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (51.35%) JavaScript
6 34 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (44.59%) HTTP
7 33 (44.59%) Relational Database
8 23 (31.08%) Git (software)
9 22 (29.73%) Linux
10 21 (28.38%) Microsoft Azure
11 20 (27.03%) Configuration Management
12 18 (24.32%) MVC
12 18 (24.32%) CMS
12 18 (24.32%) C#
12 18 (24.32%) User Experience
13 17 (22.97%) Jenkins
13 17 (22.97%) Content Management
14 16 (21.62%) PHP
14 16 (21.62%) .NET
14 16 (21.62%) Unix
14 16 (21.62%) Mac OS X
14 16 (21.62%) Visualisation
14 16 (21.62%) Continuous Deployment
15 15 (20.27%) Prototyping
15 15 (20.27%) HTML5
15 15 (20.27%) Mobile App
15 15 (20.27%) ASP.NET
16 14 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (24.32%) CMS
2 13 (17.57%) Sitefinity
3 8 (10.81%) SharePoint
3 8 (10.81%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (5.41%) Confluence
5 2 (2.70%) WordPress
6 1 (1.35%) Joomla!
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 21 (28.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (10.81%) Office 365
3 3 (4.05%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 33 (44.59%) HTTP
2 3 (4.05%) Internet
3 1 (1.35%) Network Security
3 1 (1.35%) SNMP
3 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (44.59%) Relational Database
2 6 (8.11%) PerformancePoint
2 6 (8.11%) Power BI
3 4 (5.41%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.41%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.70%) MySQL
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.35%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.35%) RethinkDB
6 1 (1.35%) Riak
Development Applications
1 23 (31.08%) Git (software)
2 17 (22.97%) Jenkins
3 9 (12.16%) Subversion
3 9 (12.16%) Visual Studio
4 8 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (8.11%) JUnit
6 5 (6.76%) Axure RP
7 4 (5.41%) JIRA
8 3 (4.05%) Capybara
8 3 (4.05%) Cucumber
8 3 (4.05%) git-flow
8 3 (4.05%) RSpec
9 2 (2.70%) gulp
10 1 (1.35%) Bower
10 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.35%) Grunt
10 1 (1.35%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.35%) Travis CI
10 1 (1.35%) Yeoman
General
1 3 (4.05%) Marketing
2 1 (1.35%) Back Office
2 1 (1.35%) Finance
2 1 (1.35%) Local Government
2 1 (1.35%) Publishing
2 1 (1.35%) Retail
2 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (78.38%) Developer
2 14 (18.92%) Designer
3 12 (16.22%) Senior Developer
3 12 (16.22%) UX Designer
4 9 (12.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 9 (12.16%) PHP Developer
5 8 (10.81%) SharePoint Developer
6 6 (8.11%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.76%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Angular Developer
8 4 (5.41%) HTML CSS Designer
8 4 (5.41%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.05%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Digital Designer
9 3 (4.05%) Digital Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Digital UX Designer
9 3 (4.05%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (90.54%) CSS
2 59 (79.73%) HTML
3 16 (21.62%) .NET
4 15 (20.27%) ASP.NET
4 15 (20.27%) HTML5
5 14 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (16.22%) AngularJS
6 12 (16.22%) CSS3
6 12 (16.22%) REST
7 10 (13.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (12.16%) Ajax
9 8 (10.81%) Backbone.js
9 8 (10.81%) JSON
9 8 (10.81%) Marionette.js
9 8 (10.81%) RESTful
10 7 (9.46%) Sass
11 6 (8.11%) Node.js
11 6 (8.11%) Ruby on Rails
12 5 (6.76%) jQuery
13 4 (5.41%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.32%) User Experience
2 16 (21.62%) Visualisation
3 15 (20.27%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.05%) RIA
5 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.35%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.73%) Linux
2 16 (21.62%) Mac OS X
2 16 (21.62%) Unix
3 8 (10.81%) Windows
4 1 (1.35%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (70.27%) Responsive Web Design
2 40 (54.05%) Web Development
3 38 (51.35%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (27.03%) Configuration Management
6 18 (24.32%) MVC
7 17 (22.97%) Content Management
8 16 (21.62%) Continuous Deployment
9 15 (20.27%) Prototyping
10 13 (17.57%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (17.57%) Front End Development
11 12 (16.22%) Line Management
11 12 (16.22%) Mentoring
11 12 (16.22%) OO
11 12 (16.22%) OO PHP
12 10 (13.51%) Rapid Prototyping
13 8 (10.81%) Service Design
14 7 (9.46%) Open Source
15 6 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
15 6 (8.11%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 38 (51.35%) JavaScript
2 18 (24.32%) C#
3 16 (21.62%) PHP
4 9 (12.16%) Java
5 7 (9.46%) Ruby
5 7 (9.46%) Scala
6 6 (8.11%) Python
7 5 (6.76%) SQL
8 2 (2.70%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.35%) C
9 1 (1.35%) Groovy
9 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (4.05%) WAI
1 3 (4.05%) WCAG
2 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Grafana
1 1 (1.35%) Rancher
Vendors
1 8 (10.81%) Adobe
2 3 (4.05%) Google
3 2 (2.70%) Ensighten
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.35%) Splunk