The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Designer
Rank 87 114 121
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Web Designer 29 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.22% 0.23% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 0.24% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 4 5
Average daily rate
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£160 £263 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.04% -16.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £269 £225 £275
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £37.50 £12.25
% change year-on-year
-49.33% +206.12%
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 Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2196 2041 2563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.11% 93.41% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1327 1114 1325
Average daily rate £345 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £191 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 122 127
Average hourly rate £13.60 £20.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.02% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Web Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Designer in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Web Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Web Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Web Designer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Web Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Designer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Web Designer Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Web Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Web Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Web Designer
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Designer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 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
West Yorkshire +24 26 £160 -28.88% 8
North Yorkshire +3 3 £350 +7.69% 3
South Yorkshire - - - - 2
Web Designer
England

Web Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Web Designer in their job title 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 with Web Designer in their job title.

1 54 (98.18%) HTML
2 53 (96.36%) CSS
3 44 (80.00%) Photoshop
4 40 (72.73%) JavaScript
4 40 (72.73%) jQuery
5 27 (49.09%) XHTML
6 25 (45.45%) Dreamweaver
6 25 (45.45%) Adobe
6 25 (45.45%) Marketing
7 24 (43.64%) Flash
8 17 (30.91%) Web Design
9 16 (29.09%) Online Marketing
10 15 (27.27%) Adobe Illustrator
11 9 (16.36%) HTML5
12 8 (14.55%) User Experience
12 8 (14.55%) SEO
13 7 (12.73%) Advertising
13 7 (12.73%) CMS
13 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (12.73%) E-Commerce
13 7 (12.73%) Sass
14 6 (10.91%) Migration
15 5 (9.09%) Content Management
15 5 (9.09%) Graphic Design
15 5 (9.09%) Mobile App
16 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
16 4 (7.27%) CSS3
16 4 (7.27%) Finance
17 3 (5.45%) Adobe After Effects
17 3 (5.45%) Scrum

Web Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Web Designer in their job title 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 with Web Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (12.73%) CMS
Applications
1 44 (80.00%) Photoshop
2 15 (27.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (5.45%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (1.82%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 25 (45.45%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.82%) Subversion
2 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (45.45%) Marketing
2 7 (12.73%) Advertising
3 4 (7.27%) Finance
4 2 (3.64%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (98.18%) HTML
2 53 (96.36%) CSS
3 40 (72.73%) jQuery
4 27 (49.09%) XHTML
5 24 (43.64%) Flash
6 9 (16.36%) HTML5
7 7 (12.73%) Sass
8 4 (7.27%) CSS3
9 3 (5.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (1.82%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) User Experience
2 5 (9.09%) Graphic Design
2 5 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.82%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) Web Design
2 16 (29.09%) Online Marketing
3 8 (14.55%) SEO
4 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.73%) E-Commerce
5 6 (10.91%) Migration
6 5 (9.09%) Content Management
7 3 (5.45%) Scrum
7 3 (5.45%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (5.45%) Web Development
7 3 (5.45%) Web Accessibility
8 2 (3.64%) Information Architecture
9 1 (1.82%) B2B
9 1 (1.82%) B2C
9 1 (1.82%) Product Management
9 1 (1.82%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 40 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (45.45%) Adobe
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