Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 20 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 94 104
Rank change year-on-year +11 +10 -12
Contract jobs citing Web Design 7 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.53% 0.21% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.24% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 8
Cheshire median daily rate £450 £150 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +200.00% -66.20% +97.22%
10th Percentile £267 £128 £351
90th Percentile £550 £355 £491
North West median daily rate £440 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +25.71% -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - £25.00

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 Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1120 1254 1759
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 84.02% 86.19% 84.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 801 900 1160
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.60% +8.65%
10th Percentile £263 £248 £275
90th Percentile £619 £614 £600
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 31 58
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.63 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.76% +12.14% -4.19%
10th Percentile £11.03 £13.00 £12.81
90th Percentile £35.00 £33.75 £35.75
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
% change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +69.56%

Web Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Design in Cheshire

Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Design in Cheshire

Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Design in Cheshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Design in Cheshire

Web Design
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Design in Cheshire

Web Design
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Design within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe - 2 £550 -
Northwich - 2 - -
Macclesfield +4 1 £238 -40.63%
Web Design
North West

For the 6 months to 20 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Web Design.

1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) CSS3
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) Sass
3 4 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (57.14%) Node.js
3 4 (57.14%) webpack
3 4 (57.14%) gulp
4 3 (42.86%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
4 3 (42.86%) Jasmine
4 3 (42.86%) LESS
4 3 (42.86%) Jest
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 3 (42.86%) JSUnit
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 2 (28.57%) Adobe
5 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
5 2 (28.57%) Service Design
5 2 (28.57%) User Experience
5 2 (28.57%) React
5 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
6 1 (14.29%) Babel
6 1 (14.29%) Mobile First
6 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap

Web Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) gulp
1 4 (57.14%) webpack
2 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (42.86%) Jasmine
2 3 (42.86%) JSUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Babel
3 1 (14.29%) Grunt
3 1 (14.29%) Mocha
3 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) CSS3
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) Node.js
3 4 (57.14%) Sass
4 3 (42.86%) Jest
4 3 (42.86%) LESS
5 2 (28.57%) React
6 1 (14.29%) Ajax
6 1 (14.29%) Chai
6 1 (14.29%) jQuery
6 1 (14.29%) RESTful
6 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (14.29%) Web Services
6 1 (14.29%) XHTML
6 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
2 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
3 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
3 2 (28.57%) Service Design
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile First
4 1 (14.29%) SEO
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe