Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 429 353 307
Rank change year-on-year -76 -46 -2
Contract jobs citing Web Design 474 571 779
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.51% 0.64% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.76% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 382 553
England median daily rate £425 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +5.77% +2.63%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £244
90th Percentile £575 £552 £525
UK median daily rate £425 £405 £380
% change year-on-year +4.94% +6.58% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 14
England median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £20.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.60% +2.60% -23.80%
10th Percentile £10.98 £18.44 £14.86
90th Percentile £29.56 £28.61 £22.95
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £20.91
% change year-on-year -18.60% +2.82% -27.90%

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 78,362 75,019 81,191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.61% 84.03% 82.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 52,924 50,072 53,427
England median daily rate £450 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.12%
10th Percentile £293 £269 £263
90th Percentile £638 £619 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,820 2,045 2,486
England median hourly rate £23.63 £25.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.50% +8.70% +15.00%
10th Percentile £11.44 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.19 £49.75
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £24.44 £24.00
% change year-on-year -3.85% +1.83% +20.00%

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 23 January 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Design in England over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 23 January 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 -25 224 £450 +6.82% 103
North of England +41 115 £450 +20.00% 61
South East -38 57 £406 -1.52% 31
Yorkshire -8 54 £475 +18.75% 20
Midlands -63 41 £400 -6.98% 54
North East +58 31 £425 +21.43% 6
North West +9 28 £500 +37.93% 35
West Midlands -20 27 £400 -11.11% 27
South West +7 22 £350 -28.21% 26
East of England -14 14 £435 +24.29% 15
East Midlands -40 14 £413 -4.62% 27
Web Design
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 326 (68.78%) CSS
2 325 (68.57%) HTML
3 260 (54.85%) Responsive Web Design
4 251 (52.95%) Agile Software Development
5 219 (46.20%) JavaScript
6 161 (33.97%) User Experience
7 149 (31.43%) HTML5
8 145 (30.59%) Git (software)
9 119 (25.11%) CSS3
10 117 (24.68%) Web Development
10 117 (24.68%) Front End Development
11 111 (23.42%) Java
12 95 (20.04%) Test Automation
13 87 (18.35%) Prototyping
14 86 (18.14%) Linux
15 84 (17.72%) Web Services
16 80 (16.88%) Relational Database
17 79 (16.67%) Sass
18 77 (16.24%) AngularJS
18 77 (16.24%) jQuery
19 76 (16.03%) TDD
20 75 (15.82%) Finance
21 74 (15.61%) Mobile App
22 70 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
23 69 (14.56%) REST
23 69 (14.56%) Subversion
24 68 (14.35%) HTTP
25 67 (14.14%) MVC
26 63 (13.29%) Python
26 63 (13.29%) Service Design

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 32 (6.75%) Confluence
2 29 (6.12%) CMS
3 13 (2.74%) JBoss
4 11 (2.32%) WordPress
5 9 (1.90%) WebLogic
6 8 (1.69%) EPiServer
7 6 (1.27%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.05%) Drupal
8 5 (1.05%) SharePoint
9 4 (0.84%) Marvel
10 3 (0.63%) Apache
10 3 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.63%) nginx
10 3 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.63%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.42%) IIS
11 2 (0.42%) Moodle
11 2 (0.42%) Mule
11 2 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 57 (12.03%) Photoshop
2 41 (8.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 25 (5.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (2.11%) InVision
5 7 (1.48%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (1.05%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (0.42%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.42%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (0.42%) InDesign
9 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 7 (1.48%) Magento
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.21%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 33 (6.96%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.74%) npm
3 7 (1.48%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 7 (1.48%) Google Analytics
4 5 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.42%) Basecamp
6 2 (0.42%) Google Tag Manager
6 2 (0.42%) SaaS
7 1 (0.21%) GitHub
7 1 (0.21%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.21%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 68 (14.35%) HTTP
2 12 (2.53%) SMS
3 2 (0.42%) Firewall
3 2 (0.42%) Internet
3 2 (0.42%) Intranet
4 1 (0.21%) Skype
4 1 (0.21%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (16.88%) Relational Database
2 49 (10.34%) MySQL
3 38 (8.02%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (5.06%) MongoDB
5 23 (4.85%) SQL Server
6 13 (2.74%) Neo4j
7 9 (1.90%) NoSQL
8 7 (1.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.27%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.05%) NewSQL
10 5 (1.05%) Redis
11 4 (0.84%) MariaDB
11 4 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.63%) DB2
12 3 (0.63%) MS Access
13 2 (0.42%) Big Data
13 2 (0.42%) Power BI
14 1 (0.21%) Endeca
14 1 (0.21%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 145 (30.59%) Git (software)
2 69 (14.56%) Subversion
3 54 (11.39%) Jenkins
4 44 (9.28%) JIRA
5 35 (7.38%) JUnit
6 31 (6.54%) gulp
7 26 (5.49%) Jasmine
8 23 (4.85%) Grunt
9 21 (4.43%) webpack
10 20 (4.22%) Mocha
10 20 (4.22%) Selenium
11 18 (3.80%) Cucumber
12 16 (3.38%) Bower
13 13 (2.74%) Mockito
14 12 (2.53%) Karma Test Runner
15 8 (1.69%) Yeoman
16 7 (1.48%) Axure RP
16 7 (1.48%) Sonatype Nexus
17 6 (1.27%) Bitbucket
18 5 (1.05%) Vagrant
General
1 75 (15.82%) Finance
2 31 (6.54%) Marketing
3 23 (4.85%) Retail
4 21 (4.43%) Banking
5 12 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.32%) Games
7 8 (1.69%) Publishing
8 7 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.84%) Advertising
9 4 (0.84%) Automotive
9 4 (0.84%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.84%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.63%) Electronics
11 2 (0.42%) Brand Awareness
11 2 (0.42%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.42%) Law
11 2 (0.42%) Local Government
11 2 (0.42%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.42%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.21%) Billing
Job Titles
1 252 (53.16%) Developer
2 136 (28.69%) Designer
3 86 (18.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 72 (15.19%) UX Designer
5 42 (8.86%) Java Developer
6 39 (8.23%) JavaScript Developer
7 37 (7.81%) Scala Developer
8 25 (5.27%) HTML Developer
8 25 (5.27%) UI Designer
9 20 (4.22%) HTML CSS Developer
10 19 (4.01%) Interaction Designer
10 19 (4.01%) User Researcher
11 18 (3.80%) Architect
12 17 (3.59%) Digital Designer
13 16 (3.38%) Senior Developer
13 16 (3.38%) Web Designer
14 15 (3.16%) Python Developer
14 15 (3.16%) Web Developer
15 14 (2.95%) Analyst
16 13 (2.74%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 326 (68.78%) CSS
2 325 (68.57%) HTML
3 149 (31.43%) HTML5
4 119 (25.11%) CSS3
5 84 (17.72%) Web Services
6 79 (16.67%) Sass
7 77 (16.24%) AngularJS
7 77 (16.24%) jQuery
8 69 (14.56%) REST
9 62 (13.08%) Node.js
10 60 (12.66%) Ajax
11 58 (12.24%) JSON
12 52 (10.97%) Spring
13 50 (10.55%) .NET
14 48 (10.13%) React
15 43 (9.07%) Django
16 40 (8.44%) RESTful
17 36 (7.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 28 (5.91%) ASP.NET
19 27 (5.70%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 161 (33.97%) User Experience
2 74 (15.61%) Mobile App
3 50 (10.55%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (4.22%) Blog
6 17 (3.59%) Graphic Design
6 17 (3.59%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (1.90%) Social Media
8 8 (1.69%) Animation
9 7 (1.48%) N-Tier
9 7 (1.48%) Virtual Team
10 6 (1.27%) iPhone
11 4 (0.84%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.84%) Fintech
12 3 (0.63%) BBC
12 3 (0.63%) Online Games
13 2 (0.42%) Device Driver
13 2 (0.42%) e-Learning
13 2 (0.42%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.42%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 86 (18.14%) Linux
2 61 (12.87%) Unix
3 37 (7.81%) Mac OS X
4 21 (4.43%) Apple iOS
5 20 (4.22%) Android
6 14 (2.95%) Windows
7 1 (0.21%) CentOS
7 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (54.85%) Responsive Web Design
2 251 (52.95%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (24.68%) Front End Development
3 117 (24.68%) Web Development
4 95 (20.04%) Test Automation
5 87 (18.35%) Prototyping
6 76 (16.03%) TDD
7 70 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
8 67 (14.14%) MVC
9 63 (13.29%) Service Design
10 59 (12.45%) Scrum
11 56 (11.81%) Analytics
12 50 (10.55%) Rapid Prototyping
13 44 (9.28%) Configuration Management
14 42 (8.86%) Mentoring
15 36 (7.59%) E-Commerce
16 35 (7.38%) Continuous Deployment
17 34 (7.17%) Microservices
18 33 (6.96%) BDD
19 32 (6.75%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 219 (46.20%) JavaScript
2 111 (23.42%) Java
3 63 (13.29%) Python
4 54 (11.39%) C#
5 52 (10.97%) Scala
6 51 (10.76%) SQL
7 39 (8.23%) Ruby
8 26 (5.49%) PHP
9 23 (4.85%) PL/SQL
10 10 (2.11%) C
11 6 (1.27%) ES6
11 6 (1.27%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.63%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.63%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.63%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.42%) Perl
13 2 (0.42%) PHP 5
13 2 (0.42%) VB
14 1 (0.21%) Go
14 1 (0.21%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 41 (8.65%) Degree
2 32 (6.75%) Security Cleared
3 20 (4.22%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.63%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.42%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.42%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.42%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.21%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.21%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.53%) QA
2 4 (0.84%) WCAG
3 3 (0.63%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (4.43%) Docker
2 3 (0.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (2.74%) Sysdig
2 5 (1.05%) Kubernetes
3 4 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.63%) Ansible
5 1 (0.21%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.21%) Puppet
5 1 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 58 (12.24%) Adobe
2 41 (8.65%) Google
3 29 (6.12%) Oracle
4 27 (5.70%) Microsoft
5 12 (2.53%) Sitecore
6 11 (2.32%) ServiceNow
7 5 (1.05%) MuleSoft
8 4 (0.84%) Apple
9 3 (0.63%) IBM
9 3 (0.63%) Mapbox
10 2 (0.42%) Optimizely
10 2 (0.42%) Sage
10 2 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.42%) SAP
10 2 (0.42%) WooCommerce
10 2 (0.42%) Zend
11 1 (0.21%) HubSpot
11 1 (0.21%) Nintex
11 1 (0.21%) Quark
11 1 (0.21%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud