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 3 months to 24 April 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
UK
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 272 307 309
Rank change year-on-year +35 +2  
Contract jobs citing Web Design 386 405 398
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.83% 0.72% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 0.87% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 248 263
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £541 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £385
% change year-on-year +9.58% -5.19%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Median hourly rate - £15.40 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -46.32%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.40 £27.77
% change year-on-year - -44.53%  

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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 38674 46354 45419
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.52% 82.93% 79.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 25470 30647 28229
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 989 1091 1331
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.00 £47.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £30.35
% change year-on-year -4.00% +23.55%  

Web Design
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Design in the UK

Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Design over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Design in the UK

Web Design
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Design.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Design in the UK

Web Design
Top 30 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 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +29 338 £400 - 115
London +12 111 £376 -11.52% 32
Yorkshire +52 61 £425 +13.33% 3
South East -32 45 £425 +6.25% 14
North East +35 37 £400 +9.58% 2
Tyne and Wear +38 36 £400 +9.58% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +35 36 £400 +21.21%
South West +21 34 £400 +10.34% 8
South Yorkshire +37 33 £450 +47.54% 3
Sheffield - 28 £450 - 3
West Yorkshire +11 26 £388 -3.12%
West Sussex -21 23 £455 +3.94% 1
Scotland +36 22 £375 +25.00% 4
Leeds +18 22 £400 -5.88%
North West +6 17 £350 -12.50% 13
Wiltshire - 16 £400 - 1
East of England +13 15 £445 +11.25% 10
Worthing 0 14 £487 +8.30% 1
Manchester +17 13 £350 -1.75% 7
Swindon - 11 £500 - 1
Berkshire +13 9 £370 -7.50% 1
Bristol +2 9 £250 -31.03% 3
City of London 0 9 £338 -6.89% 2
Moray - 9 £388 -
West Midlands +20 8 £375 -5.54% 18
Essex - 8 £422 - 1
Cardiff +25 7 £375 +33.33%
South Wales +13 7 £375 +30.43%
Wales +7 7 £375 +15.38%
Edinburgh +17 6 £438 +34.09% 1

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

1 588 (82.93%) HTML
2 529 (74.61%) CSS
3 461 (65.02%) Responsive Web Design
4 420 (59.24%) Agile Software Development
5 358 (50.49%) JavaScript
6 279 (39.35%) HTML5
7 276 (38.93%) Git (software)
8 238 (33.57%) Web Development
9 232 (32.72%) HTTP
10 221 (31.17%) CSS3
10 221 (31.17%) User Experience
11 214 (30.18%) Relational Database
12 199 (28.07%) Front End Development
13 197 (27.79%) Linux
14 175 (24.68%) Configuration Management
15 166 (23.41%) REST
16 163 (22.99%) Subversion
17 161 (22.71%) Java
18 136 (19.18%) Continuous Integration
19 134 (18.90%) Scrum
20 133 (18.76%) Scala
21 130 (18.34%) MVC
21 130 (18.34%) AngularJS
22 123 (17.35%) JSON
23 120 (16.93%) Unix
24 116 (16.36%) jQuery
25 115 (16.22%) Mac OS X
26 112 (15.80%) C#
26 112 (15.80%) Ajax
27 111 (15.66%) Jenkins

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 70 (9.87%) Confluence
2 66 (9.31%) CMS
3 46 (6.49%) Apache
4 33 (4.65%) SharePoint
5 25 (3.53%) WordPress
6 24 (3.39%) JBoss
7 13 (1.83%) ColdFusion
8 10 (1.41%) WebLogic
9 9 (1.27%) Railo
9 9 (1.27%) Umbraco
10 7 (0.99%) Sitefinity
11 5 (0.71%) ArcGIS
11 5 (0.71%) GeoServer
11 5 (0.71%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.56%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.56%) Joomla!
12 4 (0.56%) WebSphere Portal
13 3 (0.42%) Drupal
13 3 (0.42%) IIS
13 3 (0.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 48 (6.77%) Photoshop
2 36 (5.08%) Adobe Illustrator
3 19 (2.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (1.27%) InVision
5 8 (1.13%) Flinto
6 4 (0.56%) InDesign
6 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (0.42%) UXPin
8 2 (0.28%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (0.28%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (0.28%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Excel
9 1 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.56%) Magento
3 3 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.14%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.14%) SDL Web 8
4 1 (0.14%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 38 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (1.83%) SaaS
4 11 (1.55%) GitHub
5 9 (1.27%) Google Analytics
6 6 (0.85%) IaaS
6 6 (0.85%) Office 365
7 3 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 3 (0.42%) Basecamp
7 3 (0.42%) PaaS
8 2 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.28%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.14%) Force.com
9 1 (0.14%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 232 (32.72%) HTTP
2 15 (2.12%) Extranet
3 10 (1.41%) LDAP
4 9 (1.27%) SSL
5 7 (0.99%) DNS
5 7 (0.99%) Internet
6 5 (0.71%) SSH
7 3 (0.42%) Intranet
8 2 (0.28%) Firewall
9 1 (0.14%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.14%) Network Security
9 1 (0.14%) SMS
9 1 (0.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (30.18%) Relational Database
2 59 (8.32%) MongoDB
3 45 (6.35%) MySQL
4 42 (5.92%) Neo4j
5 27 (3.81%) SQL Server
6 24 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (1.55%) Big Data
8 9 (1.27%) MariaDB
8 9 (1.27%) NoSQL
9 7 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (0.71%) QGIS
11 4 (0.56%) phpMyAdmin
12 3 (0.42%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.42%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.28%) PerformancePoint
13 2 (0.28%) Power BI
13 2 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 276 (38.93%) Git (software)
2 163 (22.99%) Subversion
3 111 (15.66%) Jenkins
4 98 (13.82%) JIRA
5 72 (10.16%) JUnit
6 40 (5.64%) gulp
7 39 (5.50%) Cucumber
8 35 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
9 30 (4.23%) Grunt
10 26 (3.67%) Maven
11 22 (3.10%) Axure RP
12 20 (2.82%) Karma Test Runner
13 18 (2.54%) Jasmine
14 17 (2.40%) Hudson
15 16 (2.26%) Selenium
16 14 (1.97%) Mockito
17 13 (1.83%) webpack
18 12 (1.69%) Bower
18 12 (1.69%) Visual Studio
19 9 (1.27%) Mocha
General
1 57 (8.04%) Finance
2 44 (6.21%) Marketing
3 25 (3.53%) Retail
4 15 (2.12%) Telecoms
5 13 (1.83%) Banking
6 11 (1.55%) Legal
6 11 (1.55%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.13%) Electronics
8 5 (0.71%) Games
9 4 (0.56%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.42%) Advertising
10 3 (0.42%) Publishing
11 2 (0.28%) Automotive
11 2 (0.28%) Back Office
11 2 (0.28%) Interactive Media
11 2 (0.28%) Law
11 2 (0.28%) Local Government
12 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 498 (70.24%) Developer
2 153 (21.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 129 (18.19%) Designer
4 99 (13.96%) Java Developer
5 91 (12.83%) UX Designer
6 86 (12.13%) Scala Developer
7 74 (10.44%) JavaScript Developer
8 61 (8.60%) Web Developer
9 50 (7.05%) HTML Developer
10 45 (6.35%) Senior Developer
11 39 (5.50%) HTML CSS Developer
12 35 (4.94%) UI Developer
13 30 (4.23%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 29 (4.09%) .NET Developer
14 29 (4.09%) Web Designer
15 24 (3.39%) Interaction Designer
16 22 (3.10%) SharePoint Developer
17 19 (2.68%) Agile Developer
17 19 (2.68%) UI Designer
18 17 (2.40%) Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 588 (82.93%) HTML
2 529 (74.61%) CSS
3 279 (39.35%) HTML5
4 221 (31.17%) CSS3
5 166 (23.41%) REST
6 130 (18.34%) AngularJS
7 123 (17.35%) JSON
8 116 (16.36%) jQuery
9 112 (15.80%) Ajax
10 97 (13.68%) RESTful
11 94 (13.26%) Spring
12 82 (11.57%) Play Framework
13 72 (10.16%) Sass
14 70 (9.87%) .NET
15 69 (9.73%) Ruby on Rails
16 66 (9.31%) Django
17 64 (9.03%) Node.js
17 64 (9.03%) Web Services
18 63 (8.89%) Guice
19 60 (8.46%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 221 (31.17%) User Experience
2 93 (13.12%) Mobile App
3 25 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (2.96%) Greenfield Project
5 18 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (1.83%) W3C
7 12 (1.69%) Graphic Design
8 11 (1.55%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.55%) Social Media
9 9 (1.27%) Fintech
10 7 (0.99%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.56%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (0.56%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.42%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.42%) Smartphone
12 3 (0.42%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.28%) Blog
13 2 (0.28%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.28%) iPad
13 2 (0.28%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 197 (27.79%) Linux
2 120 (16.93%) Unix
3 115 (16.22%) Mac OS X
4 12 (1.69%) Windows
5 8 (1.13%) Android
5 8 (1.13%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.71%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.28%) CentOS
7 2 (0.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 461 (65.02%) Responsive Web Design
2 420 (59.24%) Agile Software Development
3 238 (33.57%) Web Development
4 199 (28.07%) Front End Development
5 175 (24.68%) Configuration Management
6 136 (19.18%) Continuous Integration
7 134 (18.90%) Scrum
8 130 (18.34%) MVC
9 96 (13.54%) TDD
10 87 (12.27%) Automated Testing
11 86 (12.13%) Continuous Deployment
12 85 (11.99%) Visualisation
13 83 (11.71%) Data Visualisation
13 83 (11.71%) Prototyping
14 81 (11.42%) Open Source
14 81 (11.42%) Wireframes
15 75 (10.58%) Rapid Prototyping
16 60 (8.46%) OWASP
17 56 (7.90%) Service Design
18 54 (7.62%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 358 (50.49%) JavaScript
2 161 (22.71%) Java
3 133 (18.76%) Scala
4 112 (15.80%) C#
5 110 (15.51%) Ruby
6 107 (15.09%) Python
7 73 (10.30%) SQL
8 46 (6.49%) PHP
9 17 (2.40%) PowerShell
10 13 (1.83%) Go
11 11 (1.55%) PL/SQL
12 10 (1.41%) C++
13 5 (0.71%) ES6
14 4 (0.56%) Groovy
14 4 (0.56%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.56%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.42%) Perl
16 2 (0.28%) ECMAScript
17 1 (0.14%) VB
17 1 (0.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 30 (4.23%) Security Cleared
2 29 (4.09%) Degree
3 16 (2.26%) BPSS Clearance
4 7 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 6 (0.85%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.56%) BC Cleared
7 3 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.82%) Disclosure Scotland
2 9 (1.27%) QA
3 6 (0.85%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.85%) WCAG
4 5 (0.71%) WAI
System Software
1 9 (1.27%) Active Directory
1 9 (1.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.42%) Puppet
2 3 (0.42%) TeamSite
2 3 (0.42%) Terraform
3 2 (0.28%) Pingdom
3 2 (0.28%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.14%) Ansible
4 1 (0.14%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (0.14%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 1 (0.14%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.14%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 91 (12.83%) Google
2 47 (6.63%) Adobe
3 17 (2.40%) Microsoft
3 17 (2.40%) Oracle
4 14 (1.97%) ServiceNow
5 9 (1.27%) SAP
6 8 (1.13%) Zend
7 7 (0.99%) Demandware
7 7 (0.99%) OpenText
7 7 (0.99%) Twitter
7 7 (0.99%) Xamarin
8 5 (0.71%) IBM
8 5 (0.71%) Sitecore
9 4 (0.56%) Apple
9 4 (0.56%) Sencha
10 3 (0.42%) Ensighten
10 3 (0.42%) RedDot
10 3 (0.42%) Remedy
11 2 (0.28%) BMC
11 2 (0.28%) Xerox
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Austin Fraser
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Austin Fraser
Rate: £251 per day + Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £415 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
LA International
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £250 - £350 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Searchability
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
DCV Technologies
Rate: From £250 to £280 per day 3 month contract
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Talent International
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £34000 - £35000 per annum + pro-rata for 20 hour week
Posted: 6 days ago