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 22 June 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 97 88
Rank change year-on-year +11 -9  
Contract jobs citing Web Design 4 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.29% 0.22% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.27% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £70 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -80.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.14 £37.50 £29.35
% change year-on-year -11.63% +27.79%  

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 1104 1507 1143
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 80.17% 82.21% 76.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 633 912 655
Median daily rate £390 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 19 32
Median hourly rate £19.50 £14.50 £16.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.48% -11.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £36.00 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Design in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 19 (82.61%) CSS
1 19 (82.61%) HTML
1 19 (82.61%) Responsive Web Design
2 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
3 15 (65.22%) Front End Development
4 14 (60.87%) HTML5
5 13 (56.52%) User Experience
6 12 (52.17%) CSS3
7 11 (47.83%) AngularJS
8 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (43.48%) TDD
9 9 (39.13%) Mobile App
9 9 (39.13%) Mobile Application Development
9 9 (39.13%) Node.js
10 8 (34.78%) Apache Cordova
10 8 (34.78%) Photoshop
10 8 (34.78%) React
11 7 (30.43%) Karma Test Runner
11 7 (30.43%) Ionic Framework
11 7 (30.43%) Wireframes
11 7 (30.43%) Jasmine
11 7 (30.43%) WordPress
12 6 (26.09%) RESTful
12 6 (26.09%) Backbone.js
12 6 (26.09%) Adobe Illustrator
12 6 (26.09%) gulp
13 5 (21.74%) MVC
13 5 (21.74%) CMS
13 5 (21.74%) Analytics
13 5 (21.74%) Data Analytics

Web Design
Co-occurring 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 7 (30.43%) WordPress
2 5 (21.74%) CMS
3 2 (8.70%) Joomla!
3 2 (8.70%) Umbraco
4 1 (4.35%) Drupal
4 1 (4.35%) EPiServer
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Photoshop
2 6 (26.09%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (17.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (4.35%) Adobe After Effects
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Jasmine
1 7 (30.43%) Karma Test Runner
2 6 (26.09%) gulp
3 5 (21.74%) Mocha
4 4 (17.39%) Grunt
4 4 (17.39%) Sinon.JS
5 2 (8.70%) CasperJS
5 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.70%) Games
1 2 (8.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (21.74%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (21.74%) UI Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Junior
5 2 (8.70%) Designer
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (8.70%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.35%) CMS Developer
6 1 (4.35%) EPiServer Developer
6 1 (4.35%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (4.35%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Junior Designer
6 1 (4.35%) UX Designer
6 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Web UI Developer
6 1 (4.35%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) CSS
1 19 (82.61%) HTML
2 14 (60.87%) HTML5
3 12 (52.17%) CSS3
4 11 (47.83%) AngularJS
5 9 (39.13%) Node.js
6 8 (34.78%) Apache Cordova
6 8 (34.78%) React
7 7 (30.43%) Ionic Framework
8 6 (26.09%) Backbone.js
8 6 (26.09%) RESTful
9 4 (17.39%) .NET
9 4 (17.39%) Chai
10 3 (13.04%) Web Services
11 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
11 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (8.70%) jQuery
11 2 (8.70%) Marionette.js
11 2 (8.70%) REST
11 2 (8.70%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) User Experience
2 9 (39.13%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Responsive Web Design
2 15 (65.22%) Front End Development
3 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) TDD
4 9 (39.13%) Mobile Application Development
5 7 (30.43%) Wireframes
6 5 (21.74%) Analytics
6 5 (21.74%) Data Analytics
6 5 (21.74%) MVC
7 4 (17.39%) Mobile Development
8 3 (13.04%) BDD
9 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
9 2 (8.70%) Prototyping
9 2 (8.70%) Web Development
10 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
10 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (4.35%) Economics
10 1 (4.35%) Product Management
10 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
2 4 (17.39%) PHP
3 3 (13.04%) C#
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Adobe
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