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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 75 63
Rank change year-on-year +21 -12  
Contract jobs citing Web Design 3 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.47% 0.43% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.52% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 12
Median daily rate £350 £150 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +133.33% -63.65%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £369 £375
% change year-on-year +8.47% -1.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.14 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -11.63% +25.00%  

Web Design is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 535 776 805
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 83.99% 83.71% 84.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 565 491
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 13 30
Median hourly rate £32.00 £26.75 £19.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.62% +37.53%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £62.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Web Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Web Design as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 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 3 months to 27 June 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
Northwich - 2 - - 1
Web Design
North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) JSUnit
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 3 (100.00%) Sass
1 3 (100.00%) LESS
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) webpack
1 3 (100.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
1 3 (100.00%) gulp
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) React
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell

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:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) gulp
1 3 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 3 (100.00%) JSUnit
1 3 (100.00%) webpack
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) LESS
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) React
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker