Period
to 26 November 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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 395 513 493
Rank change year-on-year +118 -20 -80
Contract jobs citing Web Design 177 294 452
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.48% 0.36% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.41% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 202 255
Median daily rate £468 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £348 £277 £313
90th Percentile £588 £560 £554
UK excluding London median daily rate £454 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +13.50% -5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -25.71% +55.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £26.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year - -25.71% +48.26%

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 31,514 71,137 89,980
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 85.97% 86.13% 87.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 19,709 46,447 59,548
Median daily rate £475 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £298 £294 £300
90th Percentile £656 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -1.71% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,195 2,293 2,335
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.83% +9.09% -4.35%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £57.50 £53.75 £50.40
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +22.22% +7.14% -9.25%

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 26 November 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
Top 15 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 26 November 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 +159 150 £475 +5.56% 57
UK excluding London +141 104 £454 +13.50% 43
London +136 64 £550 +10.00% 17
North of England +100 48 £525 +35.92% 16
Work from Home -113 34 £471 -0.79% 11
Yorkshire +59 24 £525 +10.53% 8
North West +80 19 £525 +46.85% 8
Midlands +68 18 £454 +21.07% 7
West Midlands +65 16 £454 +16.78% 2
South East +134 12 £438 -2.78% 11
Scotland +70 12 £450 -10.00%
South West +77 7 £488 +8.33% 2
Northern Ireland +20 7 £431 -6.81% 1
North East +38 5 £468 +3.89%
East Midlands +38 2 £350 -5.08% 5

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 134 (75.71%) HTML
2 129 (72.88%) CSS
3 107 (60.45%) Responsive Web Design
4 106 (59.89%) Agile Software Development
5 100 (56.50%) User Experience
6 89 (50.28%) Front End Development
7 85 (48.02%) JavaScript
8 73 (41.24%) Java
8 73 (41.24%) TDD
9 63 (35.59%) HTML5
10 58 (32.77%) Linux
11 56 (31.64%) Test Automation
11 56 (31.64%) jQuery
12 54 (30.51%) Public Sector
13 53 (29.94%) Sass
14 52 (29.38%) Continuous Deployment
15 51 (28.81%) Web Accessibility
15 51 (28.81%) WCAG
15 51 (28.81%) Unix
16 50 (28.25%) Web Development
17 49 (27.68%) Mac OS X
18 45 (25.42%) Mobile App
19 43 (24.29%) Git (software)
20 40 (22.60%) Rapid Prototyping
20 40 (22.60%) Security Cleared
21 39 (22.03%) Jasmine
21 39 (22.03%) Prototyping
22 38 (21.47%) Service Design
22 38 (21.47%) Mocha
23 37 (20.90%) Node.js

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 8 (4.52%) CMS
2 3 (1.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (1.69%) Drupal
3 2 (1.13%) DNN
3 2 (1.13%) nginx
3 2 (1.13%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.13%) WordPress
4 1 (0.56%) Headless CMS
4 1 (0.56%) Jadu
4 1 (0.56%) SAS
4 1 (0.56%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 4 (2.26%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.69%) InVision
2 3 (1.69%) Sketch
3 2 (1.13%) Adobe XD
3 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.56%) SPSS
4 1 (0.56%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.56%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 35 (19.77%) Azure
2 33 (18.64%) AWS
3 3 (1.69%) Force.com
3 3 (1.69%) GitHub
3 3 (1.69%) Power Platform
4 2 (1.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (1.13%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.13%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (1.13%) GCP
5 1 (0.56%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.56%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.56%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.56%) npm
5 1 (0.56%) Power Automate
5 1 (0.56%) PowerApps
5 1 (0.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.56%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.39%) HTTP
2 2 (1.13%) DNS
3 1 (0.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.91%) MongoDB
2 9 (5.08%) Relational Database
3 8 (4.52%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.82%) MySQL
5 4 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.69%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.13%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.13%) Power BI
7 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.56%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.56%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.56%) DB2
8 1 (0.56%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.56%) OLAP
8 1 (0.56%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 43 (24.29%) Git (software)
2 39 (22.03%) Jasmine
3 38 (21.47%) Mocha
4 36 (20.34%) Subversion
5 32 (18.08%) Grunt
5 32 (18.08%) gulp
6 9 (5.08%) Eclipse
6 9 (5.08%) Karma Test Runner
6 9 (5.08%) Mockito
7 8 (4.52%) JIRA
7 8 (4.52%) webpack
8 7 (3.95%) MSTest
9 3 (1.69%) Cypress.io
9 3 (1.69%) Selenium
9 3 (1.69%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.13%) Balsamiq
10 2 (1.13%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (1.13%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.13%) QUnit
10 2 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 54 (30.51%) Public Sector
2 13 (7.34%) Finance
3 9 (5.08%) Marketing
4 7 (3.95%) Banking
5 4 (2.26%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.69%) Electronics
6 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.56%) Advertising
7 1 (0.56%) Automotive
7 1 (0.56%) Games
7 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.56%) Legal
7 1 (0.56%) Local Government
7 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 122 (68.93%) Developer
2 53 (29.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 47 (26.55%) Designer
4 38 (21.47%) Java Developer
5 29 (16.38%) Interaction Designer
6 27 (15.25%) Senior Developer
7 21 (11.86%) UX Designer
8 19 (10.73%) Senior Java Developer
9 16 (9.04%) JavaScript Developer
10 11 (6.21%) HTML Developer
11 8 (4.52%) Angular Developer
11 8 (4.52%) UI Developer
11 8 (4.52%) UX Developer
12 7 (3.95%) Full Stack Developer
12 7 (3.95%) HTML CSS Developer
13 6 (3.39%) Lead Developer
13 6 (3.39%) React Developer
13 6 (3.39%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 5 (2.82%) .NET Developer
14 5 (2.82%) UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (75.71%) HTML
2 129 (72.88%) CSS
3 63 (35.59%) HTML5
4 56 (31.64%) jQuery
5 53 (29.94%) Sass
6 37 (20.90%) Node.js
7 32 (18.08%) Mustache
8 24 (13.56%) AngularJS
9 15 (8.47%) CSS3
9 15 (8.47%) REST
10 14 (7.91%) React
10 14 (7.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (7.34%) .NET
12 12 (6.78%) JSON
13 11 (6.21%) JAX-RS
14 10 (5.65%) Spring
15 9 (5.08%) ASP.NET
16 8 (4.52%) Spring Boot
16 8 (4.52%) Web Services
16 8 (4.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 100 (56.50%) User Experience
2 45 (25.42%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.26%) Graphic Design
5 3 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.13%) Motion Graphics
6 2 (1.13%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.56%) Blog
7 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.56%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.56%) FMCG
7 1 (0.56%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.56%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.56%) iPhone
7 1 (0.56%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.56%) Social Media
7 1 (0.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 58 (32.77%) Linux
2 51 (28.81%) Unix
3 49 (27.68%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.13%) Android
4 2 (1.13%) CentOS
4 2 (1.13%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.13%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.13%) Windows
5 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (60.45%) Responsive Web Design
2 106 (59.89%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (50.28%) Front End Development
4 73 (41.24%) TDD
5 56 (31.64%) Test Automation
6 52 (29.38%) Continuous Deployment
7 51 (28.81%) Web Accessibility
8 50 (28.25%) Web Development
9 40 (22.60%) Rapid Prototyping
10 39 (22.03%) Prototyping
11 38 (21.47%) Service Design
12 35 (19.77%) Microservices
13 33 (18.64%) BDD
14 22 (12.43%) Problem-Solving
15 18 (10.17%) Unit Testing
16 15 (8.47%) Scrum
17 13 (7.34%) SDLC
18 12 (6.78%) Pair Programming
19 10 (5.65%) Project Delivery
20 9 (5.08%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 85 (48.02%) JavaScript
2 73 (41.24%) Java
3 32 (18.08%) Java 8
4 14 (7.91%) SQL
5 9 (5.08%) C#
6 8 (4.52%) PHP
7 6 (3.39%) ES6
8 4 (2.26%) C
8 4 (2.26%) Python
8 4 (2.26%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.13%) Ruby
9 2 (1.13%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.13%) VB
10 1 (0.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.56%) MUMPS
10 1 (0.56%) PROC SQL
10 1 (0.56%) SAS Macro
10 1 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (22.60%) Security Cleared
2 24 (13.56%) SC Cleared
3 15 (8.47%) BPSS Clearance
4 13 (7.34%) DBS Check
5 5 (2.82%) Degree
6 3 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.13%) BC Cleared
7 2 (1.13%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.56%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (28.81%) WCAG
2 2 (1.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.13%) QA
2 2 (1.13%) WAI
System Software
1 30 (16.95%) Docker
2 1 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 29 (16.38%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.56%) Ansible
2 1 (0.56%) Grafana
2 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.56%) Prometheus
2 1 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (5.08%) Adobe
2 5 (2.82%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.26%) Google
4 3 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (1.69%) SAP
5 2 (1.13%) Oracle
6 1 (0.56%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.56%) HP
6 1 (0.56%) IBM
6 1 (0.56%) Netlify
6 1 (0.56%) Teradata