The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Web Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Designer
Rank 144 107 118
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Web Designer 2 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.063% 0.34% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.35% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Median daily rate £525 £250 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+110.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £114 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £305 £285
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £9.00 £23.88
% change year-on-year
- -62.30%
Web Designer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3015 2283 2227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.29% 95.80% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1812 1358 1140
Median daily rate £400 £365 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 150 192
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Web Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured Web Designer in the job title.

Web Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Web Designer
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 Designer across the West Midlands region.

Web Designer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Web Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Designer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Web Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Web Designer
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 Designer across the West Midlands region.

Web Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Web Designer
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 Designer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Coventry -14 1 £700 +522.22% 1
Shropshire - 1 £350 -
Web Designer
England

Web Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, Web Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region featuring Web Designer in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) User Experience
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Web Design
3 3 (42.86%) Web Application Development
4 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
4 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) Social Media
4 2 (28.57%) Photoshop
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) SEO
4 2 (28.57%) Legal
4 2 (28.57%) Publishing
5 1 (14.29%) CMS
5 1 (14.29%) Games
5 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) XHTML
5 1 (14.29%) Fireworks
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Graphic Design
5 1 (14.29%) Joomla!
5 1 (14.29%) Drupal
5 1 (14.29%) WordPress
5 1 (14.29%) OpenUP

Web Designer Skill Set
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 1 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Drupal
1 1 (14.29%) Joomla!
1 1 (14.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Photoshop
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (14.29%) Fireworks
General
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
1 2 (28.57%) Publishing
2 1 (14.29%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 2 (28.57%) Social Media
3 1 (14.29%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Web Application Development
2 3 (42.86%) Web Design
3 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
3 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (28.57%) SEO
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Insight
4 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile First
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) OpenUP
4 1 (14.29%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
4 1 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (14.29%) Typography
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
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