Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 24 April 2018 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 211 194 193
Rank change year-on-year -17 -1 +23
Contract jobs citing Web Design 44 31 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.63% 0.51% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.59% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 29 25
City of London median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% -3.13%
10th Percentile £325 £319 £251
90th Percentile £594 £591 £568
Central London median daily rate £481 £425 £419
% change year-on-year +13.24% +1.49% +4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,171 5,296 5,676
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.99% 87.13% 87.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,882 4,125 4,518
City of London median daily rate £510 £495 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £340 £313 £300
90th Percentile £695 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £470
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 43 63
City of London median hourly rate £19.25 £21.16 £21.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.00% -2.87% +8.90%
10th Percentile £11.81 £13.50 £12.30
90th Percentile £38.50 £29.77 £53.85
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.97 £21.62
% change year-on-year +5.43% -12.24% +14.68%

Web Design
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Web Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Web Design in the City of London

Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Design in the City of London

Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Design in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Design in the City of London

Web Design
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Design in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Web Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Web Design.

1 35 (79.55%) Responsive Web Design
2 26 (59.09%) HTML
3 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (52.27%) JavaScript
5 21 (47.73%) CSS
6 20 (45.45%) User Experience
7 17 (38.64%) Finance
8 16 (36.36%) HTML5
9 14 (31.82%) Adobe
10 13 (29.55%) Photoshop
10 13 (29.55%) Adobe Illustrator
10 13 (29.55%) Mobile App
10 13 (29.55%) React
11 12 (27.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 11 (25.00%) Typography
12 11 (25.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
12 11 (25.00%) UX Design
13 10 (22.73%) Node.js
13 10 (22.73%) Web Services
14 9 (20.45%) TDD
14 9 (20.45%) CSS3
14 9 (20.45%) Git (software)
15 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
15 8 (18.18%) E-Commerce
16 6 (13.64%) .NET
16 6 (13.64%) Scrum
16 6 (13.64%) Sass
16 6 (13.64%) Front End Development
16 6 (13.64%) Microservices
17 5 (11.36%) Mobile First

Web Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (9.09%) Confluence
2 2 (4.55%) CMS
3 1 (2.27%) IIS
3 1 (2.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Adobe Illustrator
1 13 (29.55%) Photoshop
2 12 (27.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.27%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (2.27%) InVision
3 1 (2.27%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) npm
2 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.82%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.27%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) HTTP
1 1 (2.27%) Internet
1 1 (2.27%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) MySQL
2 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.27%) Power BI
2 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 4 (9.09%) Jasmine
2 4 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.09%) JIRA
2 4 (9.09%) Mocha
2 4 (9.09%) Selenium
2 4 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (9.09%) webpack
3 2 (4.55%) Axure RP
4 1 (2.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Banking
3 3 (6.82%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.55%) Retail
5 1 (2.27%) Advertising
5 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Law
5 1 (2.27%) Marketing
5 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (43.18%) Developer
2 9 (20.45%) Designer
3 6 (13.64%) .NET Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Architect
4 5 (11.36%) Digital Architect
5 4 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 4 (9.09%) UX Designer
5 4 (9.09%) Visual Designer
6 3 (6.82%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Digital Designer
6 3 (6.82%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Junior
6 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.27%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (59.09%) HTML
2 21 (47.73%) CSS
3 16 (36.36%) HTML5
4 13 (29.55%) React
5 10 (22.73%) Node.js
5 10 (22.73%) Web Services
6 9 (20.45%) CSS3
7 6 (13.64%) .NET
7 6 (13.64%) Sass
8 5 (11.36%) JSON
8 5 (11.36%) JSP
8 5 (11.36%) LESS
9 4 (9.09%) AngularJS
9 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
9 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (9.09%) Chai
9 4 (9.09%) Express
9 4 (9.09%) Jest
9 4 (9.09%) Redux
9 4 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (45.45%) User Experience
2 13 (29.55%) Mobile App
3 4 (9.09%) Virtual Team
4 3 (6.82%) Public Cloud
5 2 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.27%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
1 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (79.55%) Responsive Web Design
2 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (25.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
3 11 (25.00%) Typography
3 11 (25.00%) UX Design
4 9 (20.45%) TDD
5 8 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 6 (13.64%) Front End Development
6 6 (13.64%) Microservices
6 6 (13.64%) Scrum
7 5 (11.36%) BDD
7 5 (11.36%) Mobile First
7 5 (11.36%) Web Development
8 4 (9.09%) Change Management
8 4 (9.09%) MVC
8 4 (9.09%) SDLC
8 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (52.27%) JavaScript
2 5 (11.36%) C#
2 5 (11.36%) Java
3 3 (6.82%) Perl
3 3 (6.82%) PHP
3 3 (6.82%) Python
3 3 (6.82%) Ruby
4 1 (2.27%) C++
4 1 (2.27%) ES6
4 1 (2.27%) MUMPS
4 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.27%) SQL
4 1 (2.27%) VB
4 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.27%) VB6
4 1 (2.27%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Adobe
2 3 (6.82%) Google
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft