Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Web Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Design over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Design
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 82 80
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2 +10
Contract jobs citing Web Design 6 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.38% 1.24% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 1.52% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 5
Birmingham median daily rate £350 £450 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +51.26% -32.00%
10th Percentile £290 £325 £205
90th Percentile £463 £480 £394
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £440 £425
% change year-on-year -9.09% +3.53% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £33.44 £37.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year -10.83% +31.58% -

Web Design is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1264 1252 1031
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 80.87% 81.72% 75.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 932 805 640
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.02%
10th Percentile £231 £243 £225
90th Percentile £525 £550 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 28 35
Birmingham median hourly rate £16.75 £17.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.90% -1.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £12.30 £10.84 £10.17
90th Percentile £46.40 £30.33 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £17.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +40.85% -11.25% -

Web Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Web Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Web Design in Birmingham

Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Design in Birmingham

Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Design in Birmingham over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Design in Birmingham

Web Design
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Design in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Web Design.

1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
1 4 (66.67%) CSS3
1 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 4 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) CMS
3 2 (33.33%) HTTP
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Mercurial
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) User Experience
3 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 2 (33.33%) Redux
3 2 (33.33%) LESS

Web Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Mercurial
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Babel
2 1 (16.67%) Grunt
2 1 (16.67%) gulp
2 1 (16.67%) Mocha
2 1 (16.67%) webpack
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) CSS3
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 2 (33.33%) LESS
3 2 (33.33%) Redux
3 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Chai
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) React
4 1 (16.67%) SAML
4 1 (16.67%) Sass
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (16.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Android Development
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
4 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile First
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe