Period
to 6 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 6 June 2020 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
UK
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 406 399 494
Rank change year-on-year -7 +95 -156
Contract jobs citing Web Design 202 547 436
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.45% 0.60% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.69% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 384 309
Median daily rate £500 £478 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.67% +12.40% +6.25%
10th Percentile £338 £313 £281
90th Percentile £625 £619 £586
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +216.67% -30.23%
10th Percentile £25.70 £37.50 £11.85
90th Percentile £56.00 £57.50 £17.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £47.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -34.21% +216.67% -30.23%

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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 38,245 79,056 87,309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 85.55% 87.23% 86.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,071 51,948 57,516
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £300 £305 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,330 2,151 2,316
Median hourly rate £30.00 £24.91 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.43% +13.23% -12.00%
10th Percentile £12.83 £11.85 £11.17
90th Percentile £55.00 £52.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate £23.00 £24.00 £20.66
% change year-on-year -4.17% +16.19% -17.38%

Web Design
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Web Design as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Web Design in the UK

Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Web Design.

Daily rate trend for Web Design in the UK

Web Design
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Web Design over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Web Design in the UK

Web Design
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Web Design.

Hourly rate trend for Web Design in the UK

Web Design
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Web Design over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Web Design in the UK

Web Design
Top 16 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 6 June 2020. 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
England +7 173 £500 +2.56% 47
UK excluding London -13 114 £475 +5.56% 35
London +73 80 £550 +7.32% 13
North of England +49 45 £525 +5.00% 15
Yorkshire +45 27 £525 - 3
South East +63 23 £463 -2.63% 4
North West +40 18 £525 +8.25% 8
Scotland +39 17 £500 -
Work from Home +20 17 £500 +11.11% 6
East of England +68 10 £375 +11.11% 3
South West +17 8 £425 -15.00% 5
Midlands +29 7 £375 -6.25% 7
East Midlands +36 5 £350 - 3
Northern Ireland +12 3 - -
West Midlands +32 2 £475 +18.75% 4
Wales +8 1 £550 +15.79% 1

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, 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 with a requirement for Web Design.

1 143 (70.79%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (67.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 107 (52.97%) HTML
4 94 (46.53%) Azure
5 93 (46.04%) CSS
6 89 (44.06%) Java
7 86 (42.57%) TDD
8 81 (40.10%) Test Automation
9 80 (39.60%) BDD
10 78 (38.61%) JavaScript
11 76 (37.62%) AWS
11 76 (37.62%) Web Development
12 74 (36.63%) Docker
13 73 (36.14%) Linux
14 70 (34.65%) Kubernetes
14 70 (34.65%) Continuous Deployment
15 69 (34.16%) Microservices
16 68 (33.66%) MongoDB
16 68 (33.66%) Java 8
17 67 (33.17%) Unix
18 66 (32.67%) Mac OS X
19 63 (31.19%) JAX-RS
20 62 (30.69%) Pair Programming
21 57 (28.22%) Mockito
22 55 (27.23%) Public Sector
22 55 (27.23%) ActiveMQ
23 45 (22.28%) User Experience
24 39 (19.31%) React
25 38 (18.81%) AngularJS
26 37 (18.32%) .NET

Web Design
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 9 (4.46%) CMS
2 5 (2.48%) Headless CMS
2 5 (2.48%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.98%) IIS
4 3 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.50%) Apache
5 1 (0.50%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.50%) Drupal
5 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (2.97%) Sketch
2 4 (1.98%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.98%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.49%) Adobe XD
4 2 (0.99%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (0.99%) Adobe Premiere
4 2 (0.99%) Figma
4 2 (0.99%) InVision
4 2 (0.99%) Zeplin
5 1 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.50%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.99%) Magento
2 2 (0.99%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.99%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 94 (46.53%) Azure
2 76 (37.62%) AWS
3 6 (2.97%) npm
3 6 (2.97%) Power Platform
4 5 (2.48%) GCP
5 4 (1.98%) SaaS
6 3 (1.49%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 3 (1.49%) GitHub
6 3 (1.49%) Office 365
6 3 (1.49%) PowerApps
7 2 (0.99%) Oracle CX
7 2 (0.99%) Yarn
8 1 (0.50%) AdWords
8 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.50%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.50%) Google Docs
8 1 (0.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.45%) HTTP
2 4 (1.98%) Skype
3 3 (1.49%) Internet
4 2 (0.99%) Intranet
5 1 (0.50%) SSL
5 1 (0.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (33.66%) MongoDB
2 20 (9.90%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.95%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.97%) MySQL
4 6 (2.97%) Neo4j
5 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.49%) Power BI
5 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.50%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.50%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.50%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 57 (28.22%) Mockito
2 31 (15.35%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.96%) gulp
4 7 (3.47%) PostCSS
5 6 (2.97%) Visual Studio
5 6 (2.97%) webpack
6 5 (2.48%) Jasmine
6 5 (2.48%) JIRA
6 5 (2.48%) Mocha
6 5 (2.48%) Selenium
7 4 (1.98%) Bower
7 4 (1.98%) Grunt
7 4 (1.98%) MSTest
7 4 (1.98%) NUnit
7 4 (1.98%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (1.49%) Babel
8 3 (1.49%) Subversion
9 2 (0.99%) Axure RP
9 2 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.50%) Cucumber
General
1 55 (27.23%) Public Sector
2 24 (11.88%) Finance
3 11 (5.45%) Marketing
4 9 (4.46%) Retail
5 8 (3.96%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.48%) Banking
7 4 (1.98%) Electronics
7 4 (1.98%) Local Government
7 4 (1.98%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.98%) Publishing
8 2 (0.99%) Back Office
8 2 (0.99%) Law
9 1 (0.50%) Automotive
9 1 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Finnish Language
9 1 (0.50%) Games
9 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 147 (72.77%) Developer
2 69 (34.16%) Java Developer
3 23 (11.39%) Designer
4 22 (10.89%) React Developer
5 20 (9.90%) .NET Developer
5 20 (9.90%) Senior Developer
6 17 (8.42%) UX Designer
7 15 (7.43%) JavaScript Developer
7 15 (7.43%) UI Developer
8 13 (6.44%) HTML Developer
9 11 (5.45%) ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (5.45%) C# Developer
9 11 (5.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 11 (5.45%) Full Stack Developer
10 10 (4.95%) Azure Developer
10 10 (4.95%) Senior Java Developer
11 9 (4.46%) C# .NET Developer
12 8 (3.96%) SQL Developer
13 7 (3.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (3.47%) Senior UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (52.97%) HTML
2 93 (46.04%) CSS
3 63 (31.19%) JAX-RS
4 55 (27.23%) ActiveMQ
5 39 (19.31%) React
6 38 (18.81%) AngularJS
7 37 (18.32%) .NET
8 26 (12.87%) HTML5
9 25 (12.38%) ASP.NET
10 24 (11.88%) jQuery
11 20 (9.90%) CSS3
12 18 (8.91%) Node.js
12 18 (8.91%) REST
13 17 (8.42%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (8.42%) Sass
14 15 (7.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 12 (5.94%) Vue.js
16 10 (4.95%) .NET Framework
16 10 (4.95%) Jest
17 8 (3.96%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 45 (22.28%) User Experience
2 31 (15.35%) Mobile App
3 8 (3.96%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (1.49%) Grid Computing
5 2 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.99%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (0.99%) Social Media
5 2 (0.99%) Vector Graphics
5 2 (0.99%) Video Editing
5 2 (0.99%) W3C
6 1 (0.50%) Blog
6 1 (0.50%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.50%) e-Health
6 1 (0.50%) FMCG
6 1 (0.50%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.50%) LIMS
6 1 (0.50%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.50%) PACS
6 1 (0.50%) Smart Home
6 1 (0.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 73 (36.14%) Linux
2 67 (33.17%) Unix
3 66 (32.67%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.49%) Android
4 3 (1.49%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (70.79%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (67.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 86 (42.57%) TDD
4 81 (40.10%) Test Automation
5 80 (39.60%) BDD
6 76 (37.62%) Web Development
7 70 (34.65%) Continuous Deployment
8 69 (34.16%) Microservices
9 62 (30.69%) Pair Programming
10 34 (16.83%) Problem-Solving
11 33 (16.34%) MVC
12 28 (13.86%) Front End Development
13 26 (12.87%) DevOps
14 25 (12.38%) Scrum
15 23 (11.39%) Prototyping
16 18 (8.91%) Rapid Prototyping
17 16 (7.92%) Continuous Integration
18 15 (7.43%) E-Commerce
18 15 (7.43%) Service Design
19 14 (6.93%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 89 (44.06%) Java
2 78 (38.61%) JavaScript
3 68 (33.66%) Java 8
4 31 (15.35%) C#
5 23 (11.39%) SQL
6 11 (5.45%) Python
7 10 (4.95%) T-SQL
8 8 (3.96%) TypeScript
9 7 (3.47%) PHP
10 6 (2.97%) ES6
11 4 (1.98%) Ruby
11 4 (1.98%) VB
12 3 (1.49%) VBA
13 2 (0.99%) C
13 2 (0.99%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 1 (0.50%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.50%) PHP 7
14 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (16.34%) Security Cleared
2 22 (10.89%) SC Cleared
3 16 (7.92%) BPSS Clearance
4 10 (4.95%) DBS Check
5 7 (3.47%) Degree
6 3 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.48%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.49%) WCAG
3 2 (0.99%) WAI
4 1 (0.50%) HL7
4 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 74 (36.63%) Docker
2 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 70 (34.65%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.49%) Terraform
3 2 (0.99%) Ansible
3 2 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.50%) Puppet
4 1 (0.50%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 11 (5.45%) Adobe
1 11 (5.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.48%) Google
3 4 (1.98%) SAP
4 3 (1.49%) Oracle
4 3 (1.49%) Telerik
5 2 (0.99%) Twitter
6 1 (0.50%) Facebook
6 1 (0.50%) IBM
6 1 (0.50%) Instagram
6 1 (0.50%) Sage
6 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.50%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.50%) VMware
6 1 (0.50%) YouTube