The median contractor rate for a Web Designer was £289 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Web Designer
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 119 134
Rank change year-on-year +22 +15  
Contract jobs requiring a Web Designer 2 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.11% 0.20% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.22% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 8
Median daily rate £289 £400 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.81% +100.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £200 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £500 £233
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £323 £225
% change year-on-year -6.97% +43.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year -44.87% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1707 2301 2737
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 93.33% 92.71% 93.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 800 1191 1418
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 76 87
Median hourly rate £15.70 £21.33 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.39% +21.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £63.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Web Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Web Designer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Web Designer in Berkshire

Web Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Designer in Berkshire

Web Designer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Designer in Berkshire

Web Designer
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 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
Newbury - 2 £289 -
Web Designer
South East

Web Designer Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 Berkshire region featuring Web Designer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) Wireframes
1 2 (100.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) InVision
2 1 (50.00%) Marvel
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (50.00%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (50.00%) HTML

Web Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (50.00%) Marvel
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (50.00%) InVision
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Minimum Viable Product
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Prototyping
1 2 (100.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter