The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 24 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
England / East of England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 121 115
Rank change year-on-year +2 -6  
Contract jobs citing Web Design 14 8 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.61% 0.32% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.39% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 15
Median daily rate £421 £313 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.72% -30.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £174 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £469 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £41.50
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 the East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1938 2028 2440
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 84.26% 80.03% 79.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1121 1169 1452
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 152 179
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.62 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.71% -16.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £47.50 £49.25
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 the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Design in the East of England

Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Design in the East of England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Design in the East of England

Web Design
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Design in the East of England

Web Design
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 24 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
Essex -6 9 £434 +38.72%
Hertfordshire +2 4 £388 +132.20% 3
Bedfordshire -7 1 £400 -5.88% 1
Web Design
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 East of England region with a requirement for Web Design.

1 22 (88.00%) HTML
2 19 (76.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 17 (68.00%) CSS
4 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (48.00%) TDD
5 12 (48.00%) Hibernate
5 12 (48.00%) Web Development
5 12 (48.00%) Java
5 12 (48.00%) Unix
5 12 (48.00%) Linux
5 12 (48.00%) Mac OS X
5 12 (48.00%) Test Automation
6 11 (44.00%) Git (software)
6 11 (44.00%) REST
6 11 (44.00%) Relational Database
6 11 (44.00%) XML
6 11 (44.00%) Configuration Management
7 9 (36.00%) HTTP
7 9 (36.00%) Oracle
7 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
7 9 (36.00%) HTML5
8 8 (32.00%) Mockito
8 8 (32.00%) CSS3
8 8 (32.00%) Struts2
8 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (32.00%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (32.00%) MariaDB
8 8 (32.00%) Front End Development
8 8 (32.00%) EclipseLink

Web Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 8 (32.00%) JBoss
1 8 (32.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (12.00%) CMS
2 3 (12.00%) Magnolia
3 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) HTTP
2 8 (32.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (32.00%) MariaDB
2 8 (32.00%) MySQL
3 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (16.00%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (32.00%) JUnit
3 8 (32.00%) Mockito
4 5 (20.00%) gulp
5 4 (16.00%) Grunt
6 3 (12.00%) JIRA
7 1 (4.00%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (4.00%) Mocha
7 1 (4.00%) Selenium
7 1 (4.00%) Visual Composer
General
1 8 (32.00%) Retail
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Back Office
3 1 (4.00%) Interactive Media
3 1 (4.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
2 12 (48.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (16.00%) Designer
5 3 (12.00%) UX Designer
6 2 (8.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (8.00%) UI Designer
6 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Front End Web Designer
7 1 (4.00%) HTML Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Mobile UI Designer
7 1 (4.00%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (4.00%) UI Developer
7 1 (4.00%) UI/UX Designer
7 1 (4.00%) Web Designer
7 1 (4.00%) Web UI Designer
7 1 (4.00%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) HTML
2 17 (68.00%) CSS
3 12 (48.00%) Hibernate
4 11 (44.00%) REST
4 11 (44.00%) XML
5 9 (36.00%) HTML5
6 8 (32.00%) CSS3
6 8 (32.00%) EclipseLink
6 8 (32.00%) JAAS
6 8 (32.00%) JAXB
6 8 (32.00%) JAX-RPC
6 8 (32.00%) Spring
6 8 (32.00%) Spring MVC
6 8 (32.00%) Struts
6 8 (32.00%) Struts2
6 8 (32.00%) Web Services
7 7 (28.00%) JPA
8 5 (20.00%) jQuery
8 5 (20.00%) Node.js
8 5 (20.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (28.00%) User Experience
3 3 (12.00%) W3C
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.00%) Graphic Design
4 1 (4.00%) iPad
4 1 (4.00%) iPhone
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Linux
1 12 (48.00%) Mac OS X
1 12 (48.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) Android
2 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (48.00%) TDD
3 12 (48.00%) Test Automation
3 12 (48.00%) Web Development
4 11 (44.00%) Configuration Management
5 8 (32.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (32.00%) Front End Development
5 8 (32.00%) MVC
6 7 (28.00%) Data Visualisation
6 7 (28.00%) Microservices
6 7 (28.00%) Visualisation
6 7 (28.00%) Wireframes
7 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (12.00%) API Development
8 3 (12.00%) BDD
8 3 (12.00%) SEO
8 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (48.00%) Java
3 8 (32.00%) PL/SQL
3 8 (32.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) WAI
2 2 (8.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Apple
2 1 (4.00%) Xerox