Period
to 19 April 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 19 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
UK > England
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 467 325 324
Rank change year-on-year -142 -1 -11
Contract jobs citing Web Design 435 639 736
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.47% 0.74% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.88% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 401 498
England median daily rate £427 £404 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.82% +7.60% -3.23%
10th Percentile £281 £275 £262
90th Percentile £585 £563 £538
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
England median hourly rate £15.00 £21.50 £17.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.23% +25.40% -40.24%
10th Percentile £10.94 £17.98 £14.25
90th Percentile £21.95 £23.11 £41.38
UK median hourly rate £15.00 £21.50 £16.99
% change year-on-year -30.23% +26.55% -41.41%

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 79,457 72,564 82,446
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 85.77% 84.53% 83.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 52,827 48,047 54,559
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,043 1,945 2,251
England median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +8.70% +13.58%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.25 £50.00 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £24.85
% change year-on-year -10.00% +0.60% +23.11%

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 19 April 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 19 April 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 -13 234 £500 +21.21% 53
North of England -91 72 £425 +6.25% 110
South East -56 58 £415 -5.03% 101
Yorkshire -65 42 £425 +6.25% 29
Midlands -13 40 £413 +6.45% 98
West Midlands -24 21 £425 +2.41% 63
East Midlands -10 20 £393 +4.67% 35
North West -35 18 £425 +21.43% 65
South West -31 16 £339 -27.98% 47
East of England -16 13 £435 -2.79% 58
North East -17 12 £425 +9.68% 16
South Coast - 2 - -
Web Design
UK

For the 6 months to 19 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 England region with a requirement for Web Design.

1 281 (64.60%) HTML
2 257 (59.08%) Responsive Web Design
3 247 (56.78%) CSS
4 234 (53.79%) Agile Software Development
5 204 (46.90%) JavaScript
6 136 (31.26%) Git (software)
7 134 (30.80%) User Experience
8 128 (29.43%) HTML5
9 121 (27.82%) Test Automation
10 115 (26.44%) Java
11 111 (25.52%) Web Development
12 110 (25.29%) TDD
13 93 (21.38%) Linux
14 91 (20.92%) Relational Database
15 90 (20.69%) CSS3
16 83 (19.08%) Problem-Solving
17 81 (18.62%) MVC
18 80 (18.39%) Subversion
18 80 (18.39%) REST
19 79 (18.16%) Web Services
20 77 (17.70%) AngularJS
21 72 (16.55%) Finance
21 72 (16.55%) Front End Development
22 71 (16.32%) HTTP
23 68 (15.63%) Analytics
24 65 (14.94%) Continuous Integration
24 65 (14.94%) Scrum
25 62 (14.25%) Prototyping
26 61 (14.02%) C#
26 61 (14.02%) .NET

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 45 (10.34%) Confluence
2 38 (8.74%) CMS
3 16 (3.68%) WordPress
4 8 (1.84%) Apache
4 8 (1.84%) EPiServer
4 8 (1.84%) JBoss
5 5 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.15%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (0.69%) IIS
6 3 (0.69%) nginx
6 3 (0.69%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.69%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.69%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.46%) Marvel
7 2 (0.46%) Moodle
7 2 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.23%) DNN
8 1 (0.23%) Drupal
8 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 48 (11.03%) Photoshop
2 37 (8.51%) Adobe Illustrator
3 31 (7.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (1.84%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (1.38%) InVision
6 4 (0.92%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (0.69%) InDesign
7 3 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.69%) UXPin
8 2 (0.46%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
9 1 (0.23%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.23%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 5 (1.15%) Magento
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.23%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.29%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 10 (2.30%) npm
2 10 (2.30%) Rackspace Cloud
3 9 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.84%) Google Analytics
5 6 (1.38%) Basecamp
5 6 (1.38%) SaaS
6 5 (1.15%) GitHub
6 5 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.46%) Google Play
7 2 (0.46%) Google Tag Manager
8 1 (0.23%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 71 (16.32%) HTTP
2 14 (3.22%) SMS
3 8 (1.84%) Intranet
4 3 (0.69%) DMZ
4 3 (0.69%) Firewall
4 3 (0.69%) Internet
4 3 (0.69%) Network Security
4 3 (0.69%) SSL
5 1 (0.23%) Extranet
5 1 (0.23%) FTP
5 1 (0.23%) Skype
5 1 (0.23%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (20.92%) Relational Database
2 39 (8.97%) MongoDB
3 33 (7.59%) SQL Server
4 32 (7.36%) MySQL
5 31 (7.13%) PostgreSQL
6 26 (5.98%) Neo4j
7 13 (2.99%) NoSQL
8 8 (1.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 8 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (1.61%) Cloud Spanner
9 7 (1.61%) NewSQL
9 7 (1.61%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.15%) Redis
11 3 (0.69%) MS Access
11 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.46%) Blockchain
13 1 (0.23%) Electronic Patient Records
13 1 (0.23%) MariaDB
13 1 (0.23%) Power BI
13 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 136 (31.26%) Git (software)
2 80 (18.39%) Subversion
3 57 (13.10%) Jenkins
4 51 (11.72%) JIRA
5 34 (7.82%) JUnit
6 32 (7.36%) Cucumber
7 26 (5.98%) Jasmine
8 23 (5.29%) Mockito
9 22 (5.06%) gulp
9 22 (5.06%) Mocha
10 19 (4.37%) Hudson
10 19 (4.37%) Maven
10 19 (4.37%) webpack
11 17 (3.91%) Grunt
12 16 (3.68%) Selenium
13 15 (3.45%) Bower
14 14 (3.22%) Karma Test Runner
15 9 (2.07%) Sonatype Nexus
16 8 (1.84%) Yeoman
17 7 (1.61%) NUnit
General
1 72 (16.55%) Finance
2 29 (6.67%) Retail
3 25 (5.75%) Banking
4 20 (4.60%) Marketing
5 10 (2.30%) Financial Institution
6 9 (2.07%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.38%) Publishing
8 5 (1.15%) Local Government
9 4 (0.92%) Advertising
9 4 (0.92%) Games
10 3 (0.69%) Electronics
10 3 (0.69%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.69%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.46%) Back Office
11 2 (0.46%) Billing
11 2 (0.46%) Legal
11 2 (0.46%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.23%) Law
12 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 225 (51.72%) Developer
2 99 (22.76%) Designer
3 53 (12.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 47 (10.80%) Java Developer
5 39 (8.97%) UX Designer
6 32 (7.36%) UI Designer
7 30 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
8 29 (6.67%) .NET Developer
9 26 (5.98%) Senior Developer
10 25 (5.75%) User Researcher
11 24 (5.52%) Scala Developer
12 23 (5.29%) HTML Developer
13 18 (4.14%) Architect
13 18 (4.14%) HTML CSS Developer
14 17 (3.91%) Agile Developer
15 16 (3.68%) C# Developer
15 16 (3.68%) React Developer
15 16 (3.68%) Web Developer
16 15 (3.45%) Full Stack Developer
16 15 (3.45%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (64.60%) HTML
2 247 (56.78%) CSS
3 128 (29.43%) HTML5
4 90 (20.69%) CSS3
5 80 (18.39%) REST
6 79 (18.16%) Web Services
7 77 (17.70%) AngularJS
8 61 (14.02%) .NET
9 58 (13.33%) RESTful
10 56 (12.87%) JSON
11 53 (12.18%) Spring
12 50 (11.49%) jQuery
13 49 (11.26%) React
14 46 (10.57%) Sass
15 42 (9.66%) Node.js
16 39 (8.97%) ASP.NET
17 35 (8.05%) Django
18 33 (7.59%) Spring MVC
19 31 (7.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 28 (6.44%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 134 (30.80%) User Experience
2 46 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (10.57%) Mobile App
3 25 (5.75%) Blog
4 18 (4.14%) Graphic Design
5 15 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.53%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (1.84%) Animation
7 8 (1.84%) Virtual Team
8 7 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (1.61%) Social Media
8 7 (1.61%) W3C
9 5 (1.15%) iPhone
9 5 (1.15%) Public Cloud
10 4 (0.92%) Fintech
10 4 (0.92%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.92%) Video Editing
11 3 (0.69%) BBC
11 3 (0.69%) PKI
12 2 (0.46%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 93 (21.38%) Linux
2 54 (12.41%) Unix
3 46 (10.57%) Mac OS X
4 27 (6.21%) Android
5 24 (5.52%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.92%) Windows
7 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (59.08%) Responsive Web Design
2 234 (53.79%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (27.82%) Test Automation
4 111 (25.52%) Web Development
5 110 (25.29%) TDD
6 83 (19.08%) Problem-Solving
7 81 (18.62%) MVC
8 72 (16.55%) Front End Development
9 68 (15.63%) Analytics
10 65 (14.94%) Continuous Integration
10 65 (14.94%) Scrum
11 62 (14.25%) Prototyping
12 60 (13.79%) Configuration Management
13 57 (13.10%) BDD
14 48 (11.03%) Continuous Deployment
15 47 (10.80%) E-Commerce
16 41 (9.43%) Mentoring
16 41 (9.43%) Wireframes
17 39 (8.97%) Microservices
18 37 (8.51%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 204 (46.90%) JavaScript
2 115 (26.44%) Java
3 61 (14.02%) C#
4 39 (8.97%) Python
5 36 (8.28%) Ruby
6 35 (8.05%) Scala
6 35 (8.05%) SQL
7 31 (7.13%) PHP
8 11 (2.53%) PL/SQL
9 10 (2.30%) ES6
10 9 (2.07%) C
11 8 (1.84%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.38%) Java 8
12 6 (1.38%) Perl
12 6 (1.38%) TypeScript
13 3 (0.69%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.69%) Kotlin
13 3 (0.69%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.69%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (10.80%) Degree
2 29 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 29 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 16 (3.68%) SC Cleared
4 11 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.15%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.46%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.23%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.23%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.83%) QA
2 8 (1.84%) WCAG
3 5 (1.15%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.23%) HL7
4 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (2.07%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.69%) Ansible
1 3 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.46%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 55 (12.64%) Adobe
2 45 (10.34%) Google
3 22 (5.06%) Microsoft
4 19 (4.37%) Oracle
5 11 (2.53%) ServiceNow
6 10 (2.30%) Rackspace
7 7 (1.61%) Zend
8 5 (1.15%) Optimizely
9 4 (0.92%) Apple
9 4 (0.92%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.69%) Axway
10 3 (0.69%) MuleSoft
10 3 (0.69%) Qubit
10 3 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.46%) Barracuda Networks
11 2 (0.46%) hybris
11 2 (0.46%) IBM
11 2 (0.46%) SAP
11 2 (0.46%) SOASTA, Inc
12 1 (0.23%) Sencha