Period
to 26 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 26 September 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
UK > England
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 484 381 388
Rank change year-on-year -103 +7 -69
Contract jobs citing Web Design 401 570 598
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.43% 0.63% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.73% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 330 383
England median daily rate £440 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.02% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £313 £275 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £535
UK median daily rate £440 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +6.02% +3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
England median hourly rate £35.00 £42.97 £33.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.55% +28.17% +54.92%
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £33.44 £29.55
% change year-on-year +4.67% +13.16% +36.55%

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 80,977 78,141 84,275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.22% 85.79% 85.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 54,072 52,000 56,282
England median daily rate £468 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £606
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,198 1,901 2,152
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.25 £22.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.69% +1.82% +3.80%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.25 £50.00 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -14.58% +6.67% +2.27%

Web Design
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Design in England

Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Design in England

Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Design in England over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Design in England

Web Design
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Design in England

Web Design
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 26 September 2018. 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
London -34 189 £463 +11.45% 58
South East -24 72 £450 +5.88% 34
North of England -77 69 £432 -1.88% 50
North West -3 40 £439 +52.52% 26
Midlands -56 37 £425 +6.25% 45
West Midlands -22 29 £425 +6.25% 23
South West -31 19 £400 -9.09% 23
Yorkshire -60 18 £425 -10.53% 18
East of England -11 15 £450 +3.81% 21
North East -39 12 £450 +2.27% 6
East Midlands -23 8 £425 +6.25% 22
Web Design
UK

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 England region with a requirement for Web Design.

1 271 (67.58%) HTML
2 263 (65.59%) CSS
3 262 (65.34%) JavaScript
4 253 (63.09%) Agile Software Development
5 251 (62.59%) Responsive Web Design
6 190 (47.38%) HTML5
7 145 (36.16%) CSS3
8 134 (33.42%) jQuery
9 129 (32.17%) Scrum
10 126 (31.42%) TDD
10 126 (31.42%) Git (software)
11 125 (31.17%) User Experience
12 109 (27.18%) REST
12 109 (27.18%) Java
13 101 (25.19%) Continuous Integration
14 99 (24.69%) Test Automation
15 96 (23.94%) Web Development
16 95 (23.69%) Front End Development
17 94 (23.44%) MVC
18 85 (21.20%) JSON
19 78 (19.45%) AngularJS
19 78 (19.45%) Google
20 75 (18.70%) React
21 74 (18.45%) JIRA
22 71 (17.71%) Subversion
22 71 (17.71%) Jenkins
23 69 (17.21%) HTTP
24 68 (16.96%) Problem-Solving
25 67 (16.71%) Linux
26 65 (16.21%) BDD

Web Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 49 (12.22%) CMS
1 49 (12.22%) Confluence
2 17 (4.24%) SharePoint
3 15 (3.74%) WordPress
4 11 (2.74%) IIS
4 11 (2.74%) Umbraco
5 10 (2.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 10 (2.49%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (2.24%) Drupal
7 5 (1.25%) Apache
8 4 (1.00%) Alfresco
8 4 (1.00%) Documentum
8 4 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.00%) FileNet
8 4 (1.00%) Liferay
8 4 (1.00%) LiveCycle
8 4 (1.00%) LiveLink
9 3 (0.75%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.50%) nginx
10 2 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 38 (9.48%) Photoshop
2 19 (4.74%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (4.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 13 (3.24%) Fireworks
5 7 (1.75%) InVision
6 6 (1.50%) InDesign
7 4 (1.00%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (0.50%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.25%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.25%) Flinto
9 1 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 1 (0.25%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Magento
1 1 (0.25%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 29 (7.23%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (3.74%) Google Cloud Platform
4 14 (3.49%) SaaS
5 10 (2.49%) GitHub
6 8 (2.00%) Google Play
7 6 (1.50%) Google Analytics
8 5 (1.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 5 (1.25%) Basecamp
8 5 (1.25%) npm
8 5 (1.25%) Serverless
9 4 (1.00%) Heroku
10 3 (0.75%) Google Tag Manager
11 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 69 (17.21%) HTTP
2 22 (5.49%) Internet
3 6 (1.50%) Intranet
3 6 (1.50%) SMS
4 2 (0.50%) SSL
5 1 (0.25%) DMZ
5 1 (0.25%) Extranet
5 1 (0.25%) Firewall
5 1 (0.25%) Network Security
5 1 (0.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (15.21%) Relational Database
2 27 (6.73%) SQL Server
3 21 (5.24%) MySQL
4 19 (4.74%) Neo4j
5 17 (4.24%) MongoDB
6 13 (3.24%) SQLite
7 8 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.25%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.75%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.50%) Cloud Spanner
12 2 (0.50%) InterSystems Cache
12 2 (0.50%) NewSQL
12 2 (0.50%) Power BI
12 2 (0.50%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 126 (31.42%) Git (software)
2 74 (18.45%) JIRA
3 71 (17.71%) Jenkins
3 71 (17.71%) Subversion
4 44 (10.97%) JUnit
5 39 (9.73%) Hudson
6 33 (8.23%) gulp
7 28 (6.98%) Jasmine
8 26 (6.48%) Maven
9 25 (6.23%) Grunt
10 20 (4.99%) webpack
11 19 (4.74%) Selenium
11 19 (4.74%) Team Foundation Server
12 17 (4.24%) Bitbucket
13 15 (3.74%) Cucumber
13 15 (3.74%) Xcode
14 13 (3.24%) Mockito
15 11 (2.74%) Mocha
15 11 (2.74%) Visual Studio Team System
15 11 (2.74%) WebDriver
General
1 50 (12.47%) Finance
2 32 (7.98%) Retail
3 15 (3.74%) Marketing
4 11 (2.74%) Games
5 10 (2.49%) Banking
5 10 (2.49%) Interactive Media
6 6 (1.50%) Advertising
6 6 (1.50%) Back Office
6 6 (1.50%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.25%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.00%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.00%) Publishing
9 3 (0.75%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.50%) Law
11 1 (0.25%) Digital Economy
11 1 (0.25%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.25%) Electronics
11 1 (0.25%) French Language
11 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 288 (71.82%) Developer
2 81 (20.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 53 (13.22%) JavaScript Developer
4 52 (12.97%) Designer
5 38 (9.48%) Scala Developer
5 38 (9.48%) UI Developer
6 36 (8.98%) Agile Developer
7 35 (8.73%) React Developer
8 32 (7.98%) HTML Developer
9 31 (7.73%) Web Developer
10 30 (7.48%) HTML CSS Developer
11 28 (6.98%) Java Developer
12 27 (6.73%) UX Designer
13 19 (4.74%) Senior Developer
14 17 (4.24%) UI Designer
15 16 (3.99%) .NET Developer
15 16 (3.99%) Full Stack Developer
16 15 (3.74%) User Researcher
17 12 (2.99%) Applications Developer
17 12 (2.99%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 271 (67.58%) HTML
2 263 (65.59%) CSS
3 190 (47.38%) HTML5
4 145 (36.16%) CSS3
5 134 (33.42%) jQuery
6 109 (27.18%) REST
7 85 (21.20%) JSON
8 78 (19.45%) AngularJS
9 75 (18.70%) React
10 62 (15.46%) Node.js
11 60 (14.96%) Sass
12 57 (14.21%) Spring
13 53 (13.22%) .NET
14 49 (12.22%) RESTful
14 49 (12.22%) Web Services
15 45 (11.22%) Ajax
15 45 (11.22%) Django
16 42 (10.47%) Guice
16 42 (10.47%) Play Framework
16 42 (10.47%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 125 (31.17%) User Experience
2 37 (9.23%) Mobile App
3 35 (8.73%) Greenfield Project
4 27 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (3.74%) Blog
6 14 (3.49%) Public Cloud
7 12 (2.99%) Computer Science
8 9 (2.24%) iPhone
8 9 (2.24%) NHS
9 8 (2.00%) Graphic Design
9 8 (2.00%) W3C
10 6 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.50%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (1.25%) Algorithms
12 4 (1.00%) Data Structures
12 4 (1.00%) IPTV
12 4 (1.00%) Over-the-Top Content
12 4 (1.00%) Video on Demand
13 3 (0.75%) Animation
13 3 (0.75%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 67 (16.71%) Linux
2 31 (7.73%) Android
2 31 (7.73%) Apple iOS
3 21 (5.24%) Mac OS X
3 21 (5.24%) Unix
4 5 (1.25%) Windows
5 3 (0.75%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 253 (63.09%) Agile Software Development
2 251 (62.59%) Responsive Web Design
3 129 (32.17%) Scrum
4 126 (31.42%) TDD
5 101 (25.19%) Continuous Integration
6 99 (24.69%) Test Automation
7 96 (23.94%) Web Development
8 95 (23.69%) Front End Development
9 94 (23.44%) MVC
10 68 (16.96%) Problem-Solving
11 65 (16.21%) BDD
12 54 (13.47%) Open Source
13 53 (13.22%) OO
14 52 (12.97%) Configuration Management
15 44 (10.97%) Kanban
15 44 (10.97%) Mobile First
16 42 (10.47%) E-Commerce
16 42 (10.47%) Pair Programming
17 41 (10.22%) OWASP
17 41 (10.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 262 (65.34%) JavaScript
2 109 (27.18%) Java
3 52 (12.97%) C#
4 43 (10.72%) Scala
5 42 (10.47%) Ruby
6 35 (8.73%) SQL
7 26 (6.48%) ES6
8 25 (6.23%) PHP
9 22 (5.49%) Objective-C
10 18 (4.49%) Apple Swift
11 16 (3.99%) T-SQL
12 15 (3.74%) TypeScript
13 12 (2.99%) Python
14 4 (1.00%) Java 8
15 3 (0.75%) C++
16 2 (0.50%) Kotlin
16 2 (0.50%) MUMPS
16 2 (0.50%) PHP 5
16 2 (0.50%) PHP 7
16 2 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (9.23%) Degree
2 32 (7.98%) BPSS Clearance
3 12 (2.99%) Security Cleared
4 10 (2.49%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.50%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.25%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.74%) QA
2 5 (1.25%) WCAG
3 4 (1.00%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.00%) PMO
3 4 (1.00%) SLA
4 2 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.25%) HL7
5 1 (0.25%) WAI
System Software
1 25 (6.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (2.74%) Kubernetes
2 10 (2.49%) HockeyApp
3 1 (0.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 78 (19.45%) Google
2 48 (11.97%) Adobe
3 32 (7.98%) Microsoft
4 10 (2.49%) Twitter
4 10 (2.49%) Xamarin
5 9 (2.24%) Apple
5 9 (2.24%) Atlassian
6 7 (1.75%) Sitecore
7 5 (1.25%) IBM
8 4 (1.00%) FatWire
8 4 (1.00%) hybris
8 4 (1.00%) Interwoven
8 4 (1.00%) OpenText
8 4 (1.00%) Sencha
8 4 (1.00%) Vignette
8 4 (1.00%) Xerox
8 4 (1.00%) Zend
9 3 (0.75%) CA Agile Central
9 3 (0.75%) Perforce
9 3 (0.75%) Salesforce.com