Period
to 12 November 2019

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 12 November 2019 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
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 511 496 396
Rank change year-on-year -15 -100 +4
Contract jobs citing Web Design 306 446 626
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.43% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.50% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 241 362
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £268 £313 £281
90th Percentile £575 £556 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -8.82% - +14.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £35.00 £27.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.71% +25.13% -5.35%
10th Percentile £17.45 £35.00 £15.74
90th Percentile £33.35 £40.25 £47.66
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £35.00 £33.44
% change year-on-year -25.71% +4.67% +2.89%

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 72,325 89,346 87,335
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 86.16% 86.88% 86.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 47,414 59,091 58,000
UK median daily rate £475 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,300 2,337 2,104
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £22.00 £23.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.95% -4.66% +2.56%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.35 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year +7.14% -10.64% +2.17%

Web Design
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 12 November 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Design over the 6 months to 12 November 2019.

Contractor 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 12 November 2019. 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 -50 266 £435 -1.14% 177
UK excluding London -1 195 £388 -8.82% 146
London -13 100 £500 +11.11% 44
North of England +25 60 £390 -8.24% 40
South East +1 44 £400 -11.11% 20
Yorkshire +34 33 £474 +11.47% 15
Midlands +27 32 £375 -11.76% 26
North West +8 22 £365 -16.76% 24
Scotland +26 20 £500 +5.26% 5
South West -5 19 £450 +7.55% 31
East Midlands +21 17 £369 -13.24% 11
West Midlands +20 15 £388 -8.82% 15
East of England +33 11 £275 -37.14% 16
Wales +36 6 £154 -59.00% 7
North East +10 4 £450 - 1
Northern Ireland +8 4 £425 +30.77% 1

For the 6 months to 12 November 2019, 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.

1 197 (64.38%) HTML
2 195 (63.73%) CSS
3 162 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 156 (50.98%) JavaScript
5 148 (48.37%) Responsive Web Design
6 114 (37.25%) Front End Development
7 110 (35.95%) User Experience
8 85 (27.78%) Web Development
9 70 (22.88%) React
10 69 (22.55%) AngularJS
11 67 (21.90%) HTML5
12 65 (21.24%) jQuery
13 63 (20.59%) Mobile App
13 63 (20.59%) TDD
14 58 (18.95%) Git (software)
14 58 (18.95%) Azure
14 58 (18.95%) AWS
14 58 (18.95%) C#
15 57 (18.63%) Java
16 56 (18.30%) Prototyping
17 51 (16.67%) CSS3
17 51 (16.67%) .NET
17 51 (16.67%) MVC
18 47 (15.36%) Microservices
19 45 (14.71%) Linux
20 44 (14.38%) E-Commerce
20 44 (14.38%) BDD
21 41 (13.40%) Test Automation
21 41 (13.40%) Rapid Prototyping
22 40 (13.07%) SQL Server

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 37 (12.09%) CMS
2 13 (4.25%) WordPress
3 8 (2.61%) Drupal
4 6 (1.96%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.96%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.31%) Apache
5 4 (1.31%) IIS
5 4 (1.31%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.31%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.98%) Apache Solr
6 3 (0.98%) Confluence
6 3 (0.98%) JBoss
6 3 (0.98%) Magnolia
6 3 (0.98%) Mendix
6 3 (0.98%) Mule
7 2 (0.65%) SilverStripe
8 1 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.33%) DNN
8 1 (0.33%) Jadu
8 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 23 (7.52%) Photoshop
2 22 (7.19%) Sketch
3 15 (4.90%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (2.29%) InVision
5 7 (2.29%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (1.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.98%) Adobe Captivate
7 3 (0.98%) Flinto
7 3 (0.98%) InDesign
7 3 (0.98%) Lectora
8 2 (0.65%) Marvel
9 1 (0.33%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.33%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.33%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 9 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.65%) Magento
2 2 (0.65%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.33%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 58 (18.95%) AWS
1 58 (18.95%) Azure
2 14 (4.58%) npm
3 11 (3.59%) GCP
4 9 (2.94%) GitHub
5 8 (2.61%) Power Platform
6 6 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 6 (1.96%) Google Analytics
7 4 (1.31%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (1.31%) Serverless
8 3 (0.98%) PaaS
8 3 (0.98%) SaaS
9 2 (0.65%) Yarn
10 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.33%) BrowserStack
10 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.33%) IaaS
10 1 (0.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.27%) HTTP
2 7 (2.29%) Intranet
3 5 (1.63%) Internet
4 1 (0.33%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (13.07%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.15%) MongoDB
3 19 (6.21%) MySQL
4 15 (4.90%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (4.90%) Relational Database
5 11 (3.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 8 (2.61%) Power BI
7 4 (1.31%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.31%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.98%) Neo4j
8 3 (0.98%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.33%) Redis
10 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 58 (18.95%) Git (software)
2 24 (7.84%) Mockito
3 20 (6.54%) webpack
4 17 (5.56%) Subversion
5 15 (4.90%) JIRA
6 14 (4.58%) gulp
7 13 (4.25%) Axure RP
8 11 (3.59%) Jenkins
9 10 (3.27%) Grunt
10 9 (2.94%) Jasmine
11 7 (2.29%) Visual Studio
12 6 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (1.63%) PostCSS
14 4 (1.31%) Dreamweaver
14 4 (1.31%) JUnit
14 4 (1.31%) Maven
14 4 (1.31%) Travis CI
15 3 (0.98%) FrontPage
15 3 (0.98%) Visual Studio Team System
15 3 (0.98%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 34 (11.11%) Finance
2 28 (9.15%) Public Sector
3 26 (8.50%) Retail
4 22 (7.19%) Marketing
5 18 (5.88%) Banking
6 9 (2.94%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.96%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.63%) Legal
9 3 (0.98%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.98%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.65%) Back Office
10 2 (0.65%) Games
10 2 (0.65%) Law
10 2 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.65%) Publishing
11 1 (0.33%) Advertising
11 1 (0.33%) Automotive
11 1 (0.33%) Electronics
11 1 (0.33%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.33%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 187 (61.11%) Developer
2 64 (20.92%) Designer
3 59 (19.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 45 (14.71%) UX Designer
5 36 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
6 31 (10.13%) Java Developer
7 28 (9.15%) Senior Developer
8 26 (8.50%) C# Developer
9 23 (7.52%) Web Developer
10 21 (6.86%) HTML Developer
11 20 (6.54%) .NET Developer
12 18 (5.88%) Angular Developer
13 17 (5.56%) Architect
14 16 (5.23%) C# .NET Developer
15 13 (4.25%) Consultant
16 12 (3.92%) ASP.NET Developer
16 12 (3.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 12 (3.92%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 11 (3.59%) Full Stack Developer
17 11 (3.59%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (64.38%) HTML
2 195 (63.73%) CSS
3 70 (22.88%) React
4 69 (22.55%) AngularJS
5 67 (21.90%) HTML5
6 65 (21.24%) jQuery
7 51 (16.67%) .NET
7 51 (16.67%) CSS3
8 40 (13.07%) Web Services
9 39 (12.75%) ASP.NET
10 36 (11.76%) Sass
11 34 (11.11%) Node.js
12 32 (10.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 24 (7.84%) JAX-RS
14 21 (6.86%) ActiveMQ
15 20 (6.54%) REST
16 17 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
16 17 (5.56%) Vue.js
17 15 (4.90%) RESTful
18 14 (4.58%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 110 (35.95%) User Experience
2 63 (20.59%) Mobile App
3 15 (4.90%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (2.29%) Digital Media
4 7 (2.29%) Graphic Design
5 5 (1.63%) Data Structures
5 5 (1.63%) W3C
6 4 (1.31%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.31%) Social Media
7 3 (0.98%) e-Learning
7 3 (0.98%) Learning Management System
7 3 (0.98%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.65%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.65%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.65%) Life Science
8 2 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.33%) Animation
9 1 (0.33%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 45 (14.71%) Linux
2 37 (12.09%) Unix
3 34 (11.11%) Mac OS X
4 3 (0.98%) Android
4 3 (0.98%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.98%) Solaris
5 1 (0.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (48.37%) Responsive Web Design
3 114 (37.25%) Front End Development
4 85 (27.78%) Web Development
5 63 (20.59%) TDD
6 56 (18.30%) Prototyping
7 51 (16.67%) MVC
8 47 (15.36%) Microservices
9 44 (14.38%) BDD
9 44 (14.38%) E-Commerce
10 41 (13.40%) Rapid Prototyping
10 41 (13.40%) Test Automation
11 37 (12.09%) Service Design
12 34 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
12 34 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
13 33 (10.78%) DevOps
14 27 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
15 24 (7.84%) Analytics
15 24 (7.84%) Pair Programming
15 24 (7.84%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 156 (50.98%) JavaScript
2 58 (18.95%) C#
3 57 (18.63%) Java
4 33 (10.78%) SQL
5 27 (8.82%) Java 8
6 22 (7.19%) PHP
7 17 (5.56%) TypeScript
8 13 (4.25%) Python
9 10 (3.27%) ES6
10 9 (2.94%) Ruby
10 9 (2.94%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 5 (1.63%) Scala
12 2 (0.65%) C
12 2 (0.65%) ES7
12 2 (0.65%) PHP 7
13 1 (0.33%) Lua
13 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (6.54%) Security Cleared
2 14 (4.58%) SC Cleared
3 13 (4.25%) Degree
4 8 (2.61%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (1.63%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.92%) QA
2 5 (1.63%) WCAG
3 4 (1.31%) GDPR
3 4 (1.31%) WAI
4 3 (0.98%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.33%) PMO
5 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (11.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 28 (9.15%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.98%) Ansible
3 2 (0.65%) Kibana
4 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (8.82%) Adobe
2 23 (7.52%) Microsoft
3 19 (6.21%) Oracle
4 18 (5.88%) Google
5 10 (3.27%) SAP
6 8 (2.61%) Atlassian
7 5 (1.63%) IBM
8 4 (1.31%) Cypress Semiconductor
8 4 (1.31%) Yahoo!
9 3 (0.98%) Apple
9 3 (0.98%) FatWire
9 3 (0.98%) ForgeRock
9 3 (0.98%) MuleSoft
9 3 (0.98%) Optimizely
9 3 (0.98%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.65%) Hotjar
10 2 (0.65%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.33%) hybris
11 1 (0.33%) Marketo
11 1 (0.33%) Zend