The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Design
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 21 - 28
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Web Design 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.73% - 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% - 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £163 - £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 102 126 131
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 74.45% 79.25% 78.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 84 86
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 9
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.47%  
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 Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Design in Staffordshire

Web Design
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Web Design.

1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
1 1 (50.00%) Progressive Enhancement
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (50.00%) Grunt
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (50.00%) gulp

Web Design
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Grunt
1 1 (50.00%) gulp
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Graphic Designer
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Progressive Enhancement
1 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe