The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Design
North West / Manchester
Rank 70 89 83
Rank change year-on-year +19 -6  
Contract jobs citing Web Design 19 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.46% 1.07% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 1.28% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 9
Median daily rate £400 £354 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.07% -16.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £398 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.30 -
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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1054 1488 1252
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 81.01% 83.83% 78.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 893 679
Median daily rate £390 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £290 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 29 24
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +128.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.25 £11.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Web Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Design in Manchester

Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Design in Manchester over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Design in Manchester

Web Design
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Design in Manchester

Web Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Web Design.

1 24 (68.57%) Responsive Web Design
2 23 (65.71%) HTML
2 23 (65.71%) CSS
3 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
4 17 (48.57%) HTML5
4 17 (48.57%) Front End Development
5 16 (45.71%) RESTful
6 15 (42.86%) AngularJS
7 14 (40.00%) CSS3
8 12 (34.29%) User Experience
9 11 (31.43%) Web Services
9 11 (31.43%) TDD
10 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (28.57%) Backbone.js
11 9 (25.71%) Node.js
11 9 (25.71%) React
11 9 (25.71%) PHP
12 8 (22.86%) .NET
12 8 (22.86%) OO
12 8 (22.86%) SaaS
13 7 (20.00%) MongoDB
13 7 (20.00%) Analytics
13 7 (20.00%) Mobile App
13 7 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
13 7 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
13 7 (20.00%) Data Analytics
13 7 (20.00%) C#
14 6 (17.14%) Apache
14 6 (17.14%) Linux
14 6 (17.14%) OOP

Web Design
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 6 (17.14%) Apache
2 5 (14.29%) WordPress
3 4 (11.43%) CMS
4 2 (5.71%) Joomla!
4 2 (5.71%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.86%) EPiServer
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Photoshop
2 4 (11.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.86%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (17.14%) MySQL
3 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) QlikView
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Jasmine
1 6 (17.14%) Karma Test Runner
2 5 (14.29%) gulp
3 4 (11.43%) Mocha
3 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
4 3 (8.57%) Grunt
4 3 (8.57%) Sinon.JS
5 2 (5.71%) CasperJS
5 2 (5.71%) MSI
General
1 2 (5.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (94.29%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (22.86%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (22.86%) UI Developer
4 6 (17.14%) PHP Developer
5 4 (11.43%) LAMP Developer
5 4 (11.43%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Junior
6 2 (5.71%) Junior Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (5.71%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Web UI Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Case Management Developer
7 1 (2.86%) CMS Developer
7 1 (2.86%) HTML Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Web Designer
7 1 (2.86%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (65.71%) CSS
1 23 (65.71%) HTML
2 17 (48.57%) HTML5
3 16 (45.71%) RESTful
4 15 (42.86%) AngularJS
5 14 (40.00%) CSS3
6 11 (31.43%) Web Services
7 10 (28.57%) Backbone.js
8 9 (25.71%) Node.js
8 9 (25.71%) React
9 8 (22.86%) .NET
10 7 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
11 6 (17.14%) Ionic Framework
11 6 (17.14%) LAMP
11 6 (17.14%) Zend Framework
12 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
12 3 (8.57%) Chai
12 3 (8.57%) jQuery
12 3 (8.57%) Underscore.js
13 2 (5.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) User Experience
2 7 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.86%) Android
3 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Responsive Web Design
2 17 (48.57%) Front End Development
3 11 (31.43%) TDD
4 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (22.86%) OO
6 7 (20.00%) Analytics
6 7 (20.00%) Data Analytics
6 7 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 6 (17.14%) MVC
7 6 (17.14%) OOD
7 6 (17.14%) OOP
8 4 (11.43%) Mobile Development
8 4 (11.43%) Wireframes
9 3 (8.57%) BDD
9 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
10 2 (5.71%) API Design
10 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
10 2 (5.71%) SDLC
11 1 (2.86%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
11 1 (2.86%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
2 9 (25.71%) PHP
3 7 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (8.57%) SQL
5 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Zend
2 2 (5.71%) Google
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe