Period
to 14 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 6 months to 14 October 2019 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
England > South East
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 289 315 282
Rank change year-on-year +26 -33 -2
Contract jobs citing Web Design 59 74 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.42% 0.45% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.52% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 17 44
South East median daily rate £438 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £267 £290 £298
90th Percentile £518 £488 £530
England median daily rate £450 £439 £420
% change year-on-year +2.62% +4.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
South East median hourly rate - £35.00 -
England median hourly rate £26.00 £35.00 £42.97
% change year-on-year -25.71% -18.55% +28.17%

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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 12,053 14,134 13,683
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 86.51% 86.54% 84.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,119 8,495 8,142
South East median daily rate £450 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £260
90th Percentile £606 £588 £575
England median daily rate £475 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 477 504 473
South East median hourly rate £31.50 £27.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £13.06 £11.50 £11.28
90th Percentile £71.46 £51.18 £49.90
England median hourly rate £24.12 £20.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +17.66% -18.00% +11.11%

Web Design
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Web Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Web Design in the South East

Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Design in the South East

Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Design in the South East over the 6 months to 14 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Design in the South East

Web Design
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Design in the South East

Web Design
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 6 months to 14 October 2019. 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
Hampshire +21 19 £463 +2.78% 3
West Sussex -1 17 £475 +5.56% 7
Thames Valley +12 15 £361 -9.69% 8
Berkshire -9 7 £360 -10.00% 2
Surrey +45 5 - - 7
Buckinghamshire +10 5 £236 -44.41% 2
Oxfordshire +28 3 £400 - 4
Kent +2 1 £375 +25.00% 2
East Sussex -2 1 £435 -5.95%
Web Design
England

For the 6 months to 14 October 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for Web Design.

1 48 (81.36%) HTML
2 46 (77.97%) CSS
3 38 (64.41%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (57.63%) Front End Development
5 33 (55.93%) JavaScript
6 29 (49.15%) Responsive Web Design
7 23 (38.98%) TDD
7 23 (38.98%) User Experience
8 18 (30.51%) HTML5
9 17 (28.81%) CSS3
10 16 (27.12%) Mobile App
10 16 (27.12%) Rapid Prototyping
10 16 (27.12%) Git (software)
10 16 (27.12%) Service Design
10 16 (27.12%) Prototyping
11 15 (25.42%) Scrum
11 15 (25.42%) C#
12 14 (23.73%) .NET
13 13 (22.03%) ASP.NET
13 13 (22.03%) BDD
14 12 (20.34%) Sass
14 12 (20.34%) React
15 11 (18.64%) Analytics
15 11 (18.64%) Visual Studio Team System
15 11 (18.64%) Unit Testing
16 10 (16.95%) Web Development
16 10 (16.95%) Security Cleared
16 10 (16.95%) MVC
16 10 (16.95%) webpack
16 10 (16.95%) ES6

Web Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 6 (10.17%) CMS
2 4 (6.78%) Drupal
3 3 (5.08%) WordPress
4 1 (1.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.69%) Apache
4 1 (1.69%) Confluence
4 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.69%) InDesign
3 1 (1.69%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Azure
2 1 (1.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (27.12%) Git (software)
2 11 (18.64%) Visual Studio Team System
3 10 (16.95%) webpack
4 2 (3.39%) Subversion
5 1 (1.69%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.69%) JIRA
5 1 (1.69%) JUnit
5 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (3.39%) Public Sector
1 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Marketing
2 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (54.24%) Developer
2 18 (30.51%) JavaScript Developer
3 17 (28.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 16 (27.12%) Designer
5 11 (18.64%) Full Stack Developer
6 10 (16.95%) .NET Developer
6 10 (16.95%) HTML Developer
6 10 (16.95%) UX Designer
7 9 (15.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (15.25%) C# Developer
7 9 (15.25%) HTML CSS Developer
8 6 (10.17%) Interaction Designer
9 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 4 (6.78%) Angular Developer
10 4 (6.78%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (6.78%) Web Content Specialist
10 4 (6.78%) Web Developer
10 4 (6.78%) Web Specialist
11 3 (5.08%) Architect
11 3 (5.08%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (81.36%) HTML
2 46 (77.97%) CSS
3 18 (30.51%) HTML5
4 17 (28.81%) CSS3
5 14 (23.73%) .NET
6 13 (22.03%) ASP.NET
7 12 (20.34%) React
7 12 (20.34%) Sass
8 10 (16.95%) Redux
8 10 (16.95%) Vue.js
9 9 (15.25%) Apollo GraphQL
9 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (15.25%) GraphQL
10 7 (11.86%) AngularJS
11 6 (10.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (6.78%) REST
13 3 (5.08%) jQuery
13 3 (5.08%) RESTful
13 3 (5.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (38.98%) User Experience
2 16 (27.12%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (64.41%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (57.63%) Front End Development
3 29 (49.15%) Responsive Web Design
4 23 (38.98%) TDD
5 16 (27.12%) Prototyping
5 16 (27.12%) Rapid Prototyping
5 16 (27.12%) Service Design
6 15 (25.42%) Scrum
7 13 (22.03%) BDD
8 11 (18.64%) Analytics
8 11 (18.64%) Unit Testing
9 10 (16.95%) MVC
9 10 (16.95%) Web Development
10 9 (15.25%) OO
10 9 (15.25%) OOP
11 8 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (10.17%) Content Management
12 6 (10.17%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 5 (8.47%) Open Source
14 4 (6.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (55.93%) JavaScript
2 15 (25.42%) C#
3 10 (16.95%) ES6
4 8 (13.56%) Java
5 7 (11.86%) TypeScript
6 4 (6.78%) PHP
7 2 (3.39%) Ruby
7 2 (3.39%) SQL
8 1 (1.69%) C
8 1 (1.69%) Python
8 1 (1.69%) Scala
8 1 (1.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) PMO
1 1 (1.69%) QA
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (8.47%) Adobe
2 3 (5.08%) Apple
2 3 (5.08%) Yahoo!
3 2 (3.39%) Google
4 1 (1.69%) FatWire
4 1 (1.69%) Hotjar
4 1 (1.69%) IBM
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle
4 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow