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 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 98 103 100
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing Web Design 15 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.66% 0.23% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.32% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £305 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% -10.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £280
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +33.33%
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
1560 1568 1259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 68.84% 70.95% 69.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 889 818 622
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 84 93
Average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% +3.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £10.00 £11.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £155.00 £37.80
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 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 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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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
Coventry - 7 £325 - 1
Staffordshire - 5 £335 -
Birmingham 0 3 £319 -1.92% 3
Warwickshire - - - - 1
Solihull - - - -
Web Design
England

Web Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (40.00%) Marketing
3 9 (36.00%) CSS
4 8 (32.00%) HTML
4 8 (32.00%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (28.00%) jQuery
5 7 (28.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (28.00%) HTML5
5 7 (28.00%) CSS3
5 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
5 7 (28.00%) C#
6 6 (24.00%) MVC
6 6 (24.00%) Razor View Engine
7 5 (20.00%) .NET
8 4 (16.00%) Adobe
8 4 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (16.00%) User Experience
9 3 (12.00%) Photoshop
9 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
9 3 (12.00%) Java
9 3 (12.00%) Ajax
10 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
10 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
10 2 (8.00%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (8.00%) W3C
10 2 (8.00%) Project Management
10 2 (8.00%) XML
10 2 (8.00%) XSL
10 2 (8.00%) Adobe CQ
10 2 (8.00%) MooTools

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 2 (8.00%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 10 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Designer
5 2 (8.00%) UX Designer
5 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Web Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Web Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) CSS
2 8 (32.00%) HTML
3 7 (28.00%) jQuery
3 7 (28.00%) HTML5
3 7 (28.00%) CSS3
3 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (24.00%) Razor View Engine
5 5 (20.00%) .NET
6 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (12.00%) Ajax
7 2 (8.00%) JSON
7 2 (8.00%) MooTools
7 2 (8.00%) XML
7 2 (8.00%) XSL
8 1 (4.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.00%) W3C
2 2 (8.00%) Human Factors
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (28.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (24.00%) MVC
4 4 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Product Marketing
6 1 (4.00%) Online Marketing
6 1 (4.00%) Information Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) SEO
6 1 (4.00%) Content Management
6 1 (4.00%) Pay per click
6 1 (4.00%) Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (28.00%) C#
3 3 (12.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) PHP
4 1 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Adobe
2 1 (4.00%) Sitecore
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