Web Design Contracts

Web Design
UK

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 19 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
19 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 530 632 585
Rank change year-on-year +102 -47 -108
Contract jobs citing Web Design 56 84 277
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.14% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.15% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 60 189
10th Percentile £296 £323 £368
25th Percentile £400 £378 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £513 £538 £543
Median % change year-on-year -4.65% -0.92% +15.12%
75th Percentile £747 £731 £625
90th Percentile £750 £850 £688
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £473 £550
% change year-on-year -7.41% -14.09% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
10th Percentile - - £67.47
25th Percentile £15.50 - -
Median hourly rate £17.00 - £67.80
75th Percentile £32.50 - -
90th Percentile £40.90 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £67.80
% change year-on-year - - +35.60%

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK

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.

Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 37,706 54,523 81,413
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 86.36% 89.87% 90.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,375 37,727 57,191
10th Percentile £300 £325 £338
25th Percentile £413 £438 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £550 £525
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +9.38%
75th Percentile £638 £650 £638
90th Percentile £750 £750 £738
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +10.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,416 1,789 1,947
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.00 £12.50
25th Percentile £16.00 £16.38 £15.25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.31 £25.00
Median % change year-on-year -3.59% +45.22% -
75th Percentile £58.70 £65.00 £49.25
90th Percentile £71.88 £75.00 £63.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £19.96
% change year-on-year -2.78% +80.41% -7.83%

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 19 April 2024.

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 19 April 2024.

Hourly rate histogram for Web Design in the UK

Web Design
Top 13 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 19 April 2024. 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
Jobs
England +95 51 £600 +23.08% 83
London +107 29 £725 +7.41% 30
UK excluding London +53 20 £438 -7.41% 60
Work from Home +97 17 £425 -15.00% 38
North of England +27 8 £313 -54.55% 15
Yorkshire +17 6 £381 -44.55% 4
East of England +16 4 - - 10
Midlands +34 3 £375 -20.21% 14
East Midlands +16 3 £375 -20.21% 6
Scotland +41 2 £425 - 6
South West +25 2 £600 +60.00% 3
North West +17 2 £275 -60.71% 10
South East +7 1 £470 +17.50% 16

Web Design
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.36%) CMS
2 3 (5.36%) WordPress
3 2 (3.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.79%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 7 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (8.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (7.14%) InVision
5 3 (5.36%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (7.14%) Google Analytics
3 2 (3.57%) AWS
3 2 (3.57%) Azure
3 2 (3.57%) Azure DevOps
3 2 (3.57%) Figma
3 2 (3.57%) GitHub
3 2 (3.57%) Power Platform
4 1 (1.79%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.36%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.57%) Power BI
3 1 (1.79%) Flink
3 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (28.57%) Mockito
2 4 (7.14%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.79%) Git
3 1 (1.79%) GitLab
3 1 (1.79%) Grunt
3 1 (1.79%) gulp
3 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 15 (26.79%) Social Skills
2 11 (19.64%) Marketing
3 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.71%) Influencing Skills
4 5 (8.93%) Organisational Skills
5 4 (7.14%) Advertising
5 4 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (7.14%) Public Sector
6 3 (5.36%) Health Technology
6 3 (5.36%) Retail
7 2 (3.57%) Finance
8 1 (1.79%) Banking
8 1 (1.79%) Dutch Language
8 1 (1.79%) French Language
8 1 (1.79%) Games
8 1 (1.79%) Legal
8 1 (1.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (50.00%) Developer
2 15 (26.79%) Java Developer
2 15 (26.79%) Senior
3 13 (23.21%) Designer
4 12 (21.43%) Senior Developer
5 11 (19.64%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (12.50%) UI Designer
7 5 (8.93%) Digital Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Intranet Specialist
8 4 (7.14%) UI/UX Designer
8 4 (7.14%) UX Designer
9 3 (5.36%) Senior Designer
9 3 (5.36%) Senior UI Designer
9 3 (5.36%) Senior UI/UX Designer
9 3 (5.36%) Senior UX Designer
9 3 (5.36%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Web Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Architect
10 2 (3.57%) Marketing Data Analyst
10 2 (3.57%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.14%) CSS
1 18 (32.14%) HTML
2 17 (30.36%) Kafka
3 16 (28.57%) ActiveMQ
3 16 (28.57%) JAX-RS
4 5 (8.93%) React
5 4 (7.14%) REST
6 3 (5.36%) JSON
7 2 (3.57%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.57%) HTML5
7 2 (3.57%) J2EE
7 2 (3.57%) JSF
7 2 (3.57%) JSP
7 2 (3.57%) Node.js
7 2 (3.57%) Sass
7 2 (3.57%) Servlets
7 2 (3.57%) Web Services
7 2 (3.57%) WebSockets
8 1 (1.79%) CSS3
8 1 (1.79%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Graphic Design
2 6 (10.71%) Mobile App
3 5 (8.93%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (7.14%) Social Media
5 3 (5.36%) Animation
5 3 (5.36%) Digital Media
6 2 (3.57%) Learning Management System
6 2 (3.57%) Product Ownership
7 1 (1.79%) FMCG
7 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.79%) Mobile Games
7 1 (1.79%) Onboarding
7 1 (1.79%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.36%) Linux
1 17 (30.36%) Mac OS X
1 17 (30.36%) Unix
2 2 (3.57%) Android
2 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 26 (46.43%) Agile
3 21 (37.50%) Web Development
4 19 (33.93%) Microservices
5 18 (32.14%) TDD
5 18 (32.14%) Test Automation
6 17 (30.36%) BDD
6 17 (30.36%) Continuous Deployment
7 15 (26.79%) Pair Programming
8 13 (23.21%) Analytics
8 13 (23.21%) User Experience
9 10 (17.86%) Project Management
10 9 (16.07%) UX Design
11 8 (14.29%) Journey Map
11 8 (14.29%) Prototyping
11 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (14.29%) Typography
12 6 (10.71%) Business Case
12 6 (10.71%) Interaction Design
13 5 (8.93%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 21 (37.50%) Java
2 12 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.14%) Python
4 2 (3.57%) SQL
5 1 (1.79%) Apex Code
5 1 (1.79%) C#
5 1 (1.79%) Groovy
5 1 (1.79%) PHP
5 1 (1.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (26.79%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.07%) SC Cleared
3 8 (14.29%) Degree
4 2 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.79%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) Accessibility
2 3 (5.36%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Terraform
2 1 (1.79%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Adobe
2 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.14%) Google
4 2 (3.57%) Databricks
5 1 (1.79%) Instagram
5 1 (1.79%) Mapbox
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle
5 1 (1.79%) Salesforce
5 1 (1.79%) TikTok