The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Design
England / North East
Rank 41 63 50
Rank change year-on-year +22 -13  
Contract jobs citing Web Design 44 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 5.99% 1.26% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.83% 1.48% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 4 7
Median daily rate £385 £363 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.20% -15.69%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £383
% change year-on-year +14.28% -8.49%  
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 the North East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 644 741 467
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 87.62% 85.07% 73.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 505 258
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 19
Median hourly rate £32.50 £18.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.55% +50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.71 £12.97 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £30.00 £29.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Web Design
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Design in the North East

Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Design in the North East over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Design in the North East

Web Design
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Design in the North East

Web Design
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 25 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
Tyne and Wear +20 43 £385 +6.20% 2
Web Design
England

Web Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 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 North East region with a requirement for Web Design.

1 52 (96.30%) HTML
2 50 (92.59%) CSS
3 49 (90.74%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (72.22%) Responsive Web Design
5 32 (59.26%) JSON
6 31 (57.41%) CSS3
6 31 (57.41%) HTML5
6 31 (57.41%) Automated Testing
6 31 (57.41%) Ajax
7 29 (53.70%) HTTP
7 29 (53.70%) Front End Development
8 27 (50.00%) REST
9 25 (46.30%) Git (software)
9 25 (46.30%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (46.30%) Open Source
9 25 (46.30%) Subversion
9 25 (46.30%) User Experience
10 24 (44.44%) Relational Database
11 21 (38.89%) Jenkins
11 21 (38.89%) JUnit
11 21 (38.89%) Scala
12 20 (37.04%) Linux
12 20 (37.04%) Ruby
12 20 (37.04%) Configuration Management
13 19 (35.19%) Spring
13 19 (35.19%) Google
13 19 (35.19%) Ruby on Rails
13 19 (35.19%) RESTful
13 19 (35.19%) Confluence
13 19 (35.19%) Guice

Web Design
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 19 (35.19%) Confluence
2 4 (7.41%) Apache
3 1 (1.85%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 29 (53.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 3 (5.56%) MySQL
2 3 (5.56%) Neo4j
2 3 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (46.30%) Git (software)
1 25 (46.30%) Subversion
2 21 (38.89%) Jenkins
2 21 (38.89%) JUnit
3 19 (35.19%) JIRA
4 3 (5.56%) Grunt
4 3 (5.56%) gulp
4 3 (5.56%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 40 (74.07%) Developer
2 27 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 14 (25.93%) Designer
3 14 (25.93%) UX Designer
4 10 (18.52%) HTML CSS Developer
4 10 (18.52%) HTML Developer
5 9 (16.67%) Scala Developer
6 8 (14.81%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (12.96%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 7 (12.96%) Web Developer
8 5 (9.26%) Interaction Designer
8 5 (9.26%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Digital Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Java Scala Developer
10 1 (1.85%) Angular Developer
10 1 (1.85%) Digital UX Designer
10 1 (1.85%) HTML CSS Designer
10 1 (1.85%) Node.js Developer
10 1 (1.85%) UI Designer
10 1 (1.85%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (96.30%) HTML
2 50 (92.59%) CSS
3 32 (59.26%) JSON
4 31 (57.41%) Ajax
4 31 (57.41%) CSS3
4 31 (57.41%) HTML5
5 27 (50.00%) REST
6 19 (35.19%) Django
6 19 (35.19%) Guice
6 19 (35.19%) Play Framework
6 19 (35.19%) RESTful
6 19 (35.19%) Ruby on Rails
6 19 (35.19%) Spring
7 11 (20.37%) Spring MVC
8 5 (9.26%) Akka
9 4 (7.41%) Sass
9 4 (7.41%) spray
10 3 (5.56%) Dropwizard
10 3 (5.56%) Hibernate
10 3 (5.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (46.30%) User Experience
2 17 (31.48%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.04%) Linux
2 4 (7.41%) Mac OS X
2 4 (7.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (90.74%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (72.22%) Responsive Web Design
3 31 (57.41%) Automated Testing
4 29 (53.70%) Front End Development
5 25 (46.30%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (46.30%) Open Source
6 20 (37.04%) Configuration Management
7 19 (35.19%) Web Development
8 17 (31.48%) OWASP
9 16 (29.63%) Service Design
10 15 (27.78%) Scrum
11 14 (25.93%) Prototyping
11 14 (25.93%) Rapid Prototyping
12 11 (20.37%) MVC
13 8 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (14.81%) Line Management
13 8 (14.81%) Mentoring
14 3 (5.56%) Microservices
14 3 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
14 3 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.89%) Scala
2 20 (37.04%) Ruby
3 18 (33.33%) Python
4 17 (31.48%) Java
5 15 (27.78%) C#
6 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Puppet
1 3 (5.56%) Terraform
2 1 (1.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (35.19%) Google
2 1 (1.85%) Adobe
2 1 (1.85%) Ensighten