The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 29 March 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
South East / Kent
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 - 38
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Web Design 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.66% - 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% - 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £363 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £16.65 £27.50
% change year-on-year +29.12% -39.45%  

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 Kent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 261 365 191
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 86.14% 76.68% 73.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 282 106
Median daily rate £375 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £210 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 9
Median hourly rate £27.38 £170.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -83.89% +325.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Web Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Design in Kent

Web Design
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Design in Kent

Web Design
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Folkestone - 1 £425 -
Web Design
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Kent region with a requirement for Web Design.

1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (66.67%) InDesign
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Axure RP
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
1 2 (66.67%) Wireframes
1 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) InVision
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (33.33%) Brand Management
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development

Web Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (66.67%) InDesign
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (33.33%) Acrobat
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (33.33%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Axure RP
2 1 (33.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Designer
1 2 (66.67%) UX Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP CodeIgniter Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Laravel Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
1 2 (66.67%) Wireframes
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Brand Management
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Usability Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe