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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Design
Rank 116 91 107
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +16
Contract jobs citing Web Design 6 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.86% 0.093%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 1.23% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 0
Average daily rate £331 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.16 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-44.12% +18.18%
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
2046 1544 1575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.17% 69.90% 73.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1158 881 850
Average daily rate £410 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 107 82
Average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £35.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £11.50 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Design within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -13 2 £450 +38.46%
Solihull -13 1 - - 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £213 -
Shropshire - 1 - - 1
Web Design
England

Web Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 22 (84.62%) HTML
2 19 (73.08%) CSS
3 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (65.38%) Responsive Web Design
5 15 (57.69%) Relational Database
5 15 (57.69%) Web Development
6 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
6 14 (53.85%) C#
7 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 13 (50.00%) .NET
7 13 (50.00%) HTTP
7 13 (50.00%) Configuration Management
7 13 (50.00%) MVC
7 13 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (46.15%) DevOps
8 12 (46.15%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (19.23%) TDD
9 5 (19.23%) OO
9 5 (19.23%) jQuery
9 5 (19.23%) Disclosure Scotland
10 4 (15.38%) User Experience
10 4 (15.38%) JIRA
10 4 (15.38%) Confluence
10 4 (15.38%) HTML5
10 4 (15.38%) XML
10 4 (15.38%) XHTML
10 4 (15.38%) Adobe
11 3 (11.54%) Ajax
11 3 (11.54%) Visualisation

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (15.38%) Confluence
2 2 (7.69%) CMS
2 2 (7.69%) WordPress
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.85%) Drupal
3 1 (3.85%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Fireworks
1 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.85%) Redis
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.85%) Marketing
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Developer
2 10 (38.46%) Designer
3 9 (34.62%) Lead Developer
4 5 (19.23%) .NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Web Designer
6 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) HTML CSS Designer
6 3 (11.54%) Lead .NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Lead C# Developer
6 3 (11.54%) UX Designer
6 3 (11.54%) Web Developer
7 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) User Experience Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) C# Web Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Java Web Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (84.62%) HTML
2 19 (73.08%) CSS
3 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
4 13 (50.00%) .NET
4 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (19.23%) jQuery
6 4 (15.38%) HTML5
6 4 (15.38%) XHTML
6 4 (15.38%) XML
7 3 (11.54%) Ajax
8 2 (7.69%) Web Services
9 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
9 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (3.85%) CSS3
9 1 (3.85%) JDBC
9 1 (3.85%) Lucene
9 1 (3.85%) Memcached
9 1 (3.85%) ODBC
9 1 (3.85%) SOAP
9 1 (3.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) User Experience
2 3 (11.54%) Blog
2 3 (11.54%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.85%) Linked Data
3 1 (3.85%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Android
2 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.85%) Solaris
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (65.38%) Responsive Web Design
3 15 (57.69%) Web Development
4 13 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 13 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (50.00%) MVC
5 12 (46.15%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (46.15%) DevOps
6 5 (19.23%) OO
6 5 (19.23%) TDD
7 2 (7.69%) Analytics
7 2 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (7.69%) Open Source
8 1 (3.85%) Information Architecture
8 1 (3.85%) OpenUP
8 1 (3.85%) Progressive Enhancement
8 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.85%) User Stories
8 1 (3.85%) Web Application Development
8 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) C#
2 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.69%) PHP
3 2 (7.69%) Python
3 2 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (3.85%) C
4 1 (3.85%) C++
4 1 (3.85%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) Perl
4 1 (3.85%) Scala
4 1 (3.85%) SPARQL
4 1 (3.85%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Adobe
2 1 (3.85%) EPiServer