Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 294 305 275
Rank change year-on-year +11 -30 +30
Contract jobs citing Web Design 77 75 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.46% 0.45% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.54% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 27 68
South East median daily rate £425 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.93% -10.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £306 £243 £250
90th Percentile £563 £513 £475
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
South East median hourly rate - £27.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +69.23% -0.25%
England median hourly rate £33.44 £28.53 £21.32
% change year-on-year +17.23% +33.79% +30.88%

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 13929 13803 15455
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.71% 82.56% 80.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 8358 8333 9223
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £563 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 463 548 603
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.00 £26.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.81% +1.50% +52.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.82 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.25 £48.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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
West Sussex +12 46 £435 -13.00% 1
Thames Valley -28 11 £375 +17.19% 2
East Sussex +8 8 £450 +63.64%
Berkshire -4 8 £413 +13.79% 2
Hampshire +13 4 - - 4
Surrey -14 3 £300 -20.00% 1
Kent -20 3 £425 +41.67%
Oxfordshire 0 2 £300 +9.09%
Middlesex +6 1 £130 -68.48%
Buckinghamshire -26 1 - -
Home Counties - 1 £325 -
Web Design
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Web Design.

1 63 (81.82%) HTML
2 62 (80.52%) CSS
3 57 (74.03%) Responsive Web Design
4 52 (67.53%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (45.45%) CSS3
6 34 (44.16%) Web Development
6 34 (44.16%) Git (software)
6 34 (44.16%) HTML5
7 33 (42.86%) Scala
8 32 (41.56%) Test Automation
8 32 (41.56%) Front End Development
9 31 (40.26%) Ajax
10 30 (38.96%) JSON
10 30 (38.96%) Subversion
10 30 (38.96%) HTTP
10 30 (38.96%) REST
11 29 (37.66%) Scrum
12 28 (36.36%) User Experience
13 27 (35.06%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (32.47%) Google
14 25 (32.47%) JavaScript
15 24 (31.17%) Ruby
15 24 (31.17%) Django
16 23 (29.87%) Open Source
16 23 (29.87%) Play Framework
17 22 (28.57%) Relational Database
17 22 (28.57%) Guice
17 22 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
17 22 (28.57%) Spring
17 22 (28.57%) Java

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 14 (18.18%) Confluence
2 5 (6.49%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 30 (38.96%) HTTP
2 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.60%) Big Data
3 1 (1.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 34 (44.16%) Git (software)
2 30 (38.96%) Subversion
3 17 (22.08%) Jenkins
3 17 (22.08%) JUnit
4 16 (20.78%) JIRA
5 10 (12.99%) Selenium
6 2 (2.60%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.60%) Grunt
6 2 (2.60%) gulp
6 2 (2.60%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.60%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (2.60%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.60%) Mocha
6 2 (2.60%) PostCSS
6 2 (2.60%) webpack
General
1 11 (14.29%) Finance
2 8 (10.39%) Marketing
3 3 (3.90%) Automotive
3 3 (3.90%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.60%) Banking
4 2 (2.60%) Brand Awareness
4 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.60%) Retail
4 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.30%) Advertising
5 1 (1.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 55 (71.43%) Developer
2 30 (38.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 20 (25.97%) Scala Developer
4 19 (24.68%) Designer
5 15 (19.48%) UX Designer
6 10 (12.99%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
7 7 (9.09%) HTML Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Agile Developer
8 4 (5.19%) UI Designer
8 4 (5.19%) UI/UX Designer
8 4 (5.19%) Web Developer
9 3 (3.90%) Angular Developer
9 3 (3.90%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
9 3 (3.90%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (3.90%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.90%) Visual Designer
10 2 (2.60%) Interaction Designer
10 2 (2.60%) Interaction Developer
10 2 (2.60%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (81.82%) HTML
2 62 (80.52%) CSS
3 35 (45.45%) CSS3
4 34 (44.16%) HTML5
5 31 (40.26%) Ajax
6 30 (38.96%) JSON
6 30 (38.96%) REST
7 24 (31.17%) Django
8 23 (29.87%) Play Framework
9 22 (28.57%) Guice
9 22 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
9 22 (28.57%) Spring
10 11 (14.29%) RESTful
10 11 (14.29%) Spring MVC
11 9 (11.69%) AngularJS
12 7 (9.09%) Akka
12 7 (9.09%) jQuery
13 4 (5.19%) Node.js
14 3 (3.90%) Google Maps API
14 3 (3.90%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 28 (36.36%) User Experience
2 5 (6.49%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.90%) Social Media
4 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.60%) Animation
4 2 (2.60%) Device Driver
4 2 (2.60%) Life Science
5 1 (1.30%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.30%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.30%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.78%) Linux
2 3 (3.90%) Mac OS X
2 3 (3.90%) Unix
3 2 (2.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (74.03%) Responsive Web Design
2 52 (67.53%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (44.16%) Web Development
4 32 (41.56%) Front End Development
4 32 (41.56%) Test Automation
5 29 (37.66%) Scrum
6 27 (35.06%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (29.87%) Open Source
8 21 (27.27%) Configuration Management
9 12 (15.58%) MVC
9 12 (15.58%) OWASP
9 12 (15.58%) Prototyping
9 12 (15.58%) Rapid Prototyping
10 9 (11.69%) Line Management
10 9 (11.69%) Mentoring
11 8 (10.39%) Collaborative Working
11 8 (10.39%) Data Visualisation
11 8 (10.39%) Service Design
11 8 (10.39%) Visualisation
12 6 (7.79%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 33 (42.86%) Scala
2 25 (32.47%) JavaScript
3 24 (31.17%) Ruby
4 22 (28.57%) Java
5 15 (19.48%) Python
6 4 (5.19%) SQL
7 1 (1.30%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.30%) C#
7 1 (1.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (6.49%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (32.47%) Google
2 4 (5.19%) Adobe
3 3 (3.90%) Mapbox
4 1 (1.30%) FatWire
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.30%) ServiceNow