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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 23 May 2022 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
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 565 497 430
Rank change year-on-year -68 -67 -15
Contract jobs citing Web Design 262 192 213
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.33% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.37% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 143 148
10th Percentile £375 £300 £325
25th Percentile £433 £363 £369
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +3.09%
75th Percentile £614 £551 £550
90th Percentile £685 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £452 £463
% change year-on-year +10.62% -2.27% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
10th Percentile - £26.38 £24.63
25th Percentile - £30.31 £30.31
Median hourly rate - £37.25 £38.75
Median % change year-on-year - -3.87% -35.42%
75th Percentile - £43.81 £52.50
90th Percentile - £47.53 £55.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year - +60.00% -47.92%

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 77,596 51,659 41,615
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.46% 88.59% 86.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 54,517 35,349 27,685
10th Percentile £350 £313 £299
25th Percentile £435 £400 £382
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £538 £498 £475
Median % change year-on-year +8.04% +4.74% -
75th Percentile £640 £588 £575
90th Percentile £738 £675 £668
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £446 £450
% change year-on-year +9.30% -0.89% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,719 1,503 1,266
10th Percentile £13.10 £12.06 £12.42
25th Percentile £16.25 £15.46 £16.01
Median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £22.50
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -
75th Percentile £51.77 £46.00 £46.00
90th Percentile £65.54 £58.74 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.29 £22.50 £20.11
% change year-on-year -0.93% +11.88% -10.22%

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 23 May 2022.

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 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 23 May 2022. 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 -98 186 £500 +5.26% 72
Work from Home -84 148 £500 +6.67% 26
London -77 105 £500 - 32
UK excluding London -64 75 £500 +10.62% 43
North of England -27 35 £600 +20.00% 9
North West -14 24 £601 +74.06% 3
Midlands -45 19 £490 -6.22% 11
East Midlands -11 12 £453 +29.29% 6
Scotland +4 11 £450 +125.00% 3
Yorkshire -30 11 £405 -20.98% 6
West Midlands -50 8 £586 +10.78% 5
South East -49 6 £575 +61.97% 11
South West -23 4 £488 - 3

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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.

1 178 (67.94%) Agile
2 161 (61.45%) HTML
3 149 (56.87%) CSS
4 121 (46.18%) User Experience
5 119 (45.42%) Responsive Web Design
6 109 (41.60%) Accessibility
7 103 (39.31%) Front End Development
8 97 (37.02%) JavaScript
9 86 (32.82%) Social Skills
10 84 (32.06%) UX Design
11 79 (30.15%) Public Sector
12 76 (29.01%) Prototyping
13 68 (25.95%) Web Development
14 67 (25.57%) HTML5
15 61 (23.28%) Mobile App
16 60 (22.90%) Rapid Prototyping
17 59 (22.52%) Service Design
18 58 (22.14%) User Research
18 58 (22.14%) Interaction Design
19 56 (21.37%) Journey Map
20 54 (20.61%) User Journey Map
21 50 (19.08%) Linux
22 49 (18.70%) Scrum
23 48 (18.32%) Java
24 45 (17.18%) DevOps
25 44 (16.79%) React
26 43 (16.41%) CSS3
27 42 (16.03%) Unix
28 41 (15.65%) Azure
28 41 (15.65%) Microservices

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 25 (9.54%) CMS
1 25 (9.54%) Confluence
2 18 (6.87%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.29%) Drupal
4 5 (1.91%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (1.53%) IIS
5 4 (1.53%) WordPress
6 2 (0.76%) Apache
6 2 (0.76%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.76%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.76%) JBoss
6 2 (0.76%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.38%) Headless CMS
7 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (6.11%) MS Visio
2 12 (4.58%) Sketch
3 9 (3.44%) InVision
4 5 (1.91%) Adobe XD
4 5 (1.91%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.15%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.76%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.38%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.38%) Flinto
7 1 (0.38%) MadCap Flare
7 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (0.38%) Snagit
7 1 (0.38%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 8 (3.05%) Shopify
2 2 (0.76%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.38%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 41 (15.65%) Azure
2 14 (5.34%) AWS
3 12 (4.58%) GitHub
4 11 (4.20%) npm
5 8 (3.05%) IaaS
5 8 (3.05%) SaaS
6 6 (2.29%) Figma
7 4 (1.53%) GCP
8 3 (1.15%) Google Analytics
8 3 (1.15%) Power Platform
8 3 (1.15%) Yarn
9 2 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.76%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.76%) PaaS
10 1 (0.38%) Azure Functions
10 1 (0.38%) Azure Key Vault
10 1 (0.38%) Azure Monitor
10 1 (0.38%) Serverless
10 1 (0.38%) Vercel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.73%) HTTP
2 5 (1.91%) Internet
2 5 (1.91%) SSL
3 4 (1.53%) DNS
4 2 (0.76%) Intranet
4 2 (0.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.63%) MongoDB
2 19 (7.25%) SQL Server
3 11 (4.20%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.82%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (3.44%) Redis
6 8 (3.05%) Oracle Database
7 6 (2.29%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.53%) GIS
8 4 (1.53%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.15%) Power BI
10 2 (0.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.76%) Amazon QuickSight
10 2 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.76%) Hazelcast
10 2 (0.76%) KDB
10 2 (0.76%) Kdb+
10 2 (0.76%) MySQL
10 2 (0.76%) SAP HANA
11 1 (0.38%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 36 (13.74%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.49%) Mockito
3 15 (5.73%) Bitbucket
4 11 (4.20%) Jenkins
4 11 (4.20%) JIRA
4 11 (4.20%) Subversion
5 9 (3.44%) webpack
6 7 (2.67%) Jasmine
6 7 (2.67%) Mocha
7 6 (2.29%) gulp
7 6 (2.29%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (1.91%) Cypress.io
8 5 (1.91%) git-flow
8 5 (1.91%) Grunt
8 5 (1.91%) JUnit
9 4 (1.53%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.53%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (1.53%) PostCSS
9 4 (1.53%) Selenium
9 4 (1.53%) TeamCity
General
1 86 (32.82%) Social Skills
2 79 (30.15%) Public Sector
3 32 (12.21%) Finance
4 30 (11.45%) Marketing
5 18 (6.87%) Banking
6 11 (4.20%) Manufacturing
6 11 (4.20%) Telecoms
7 10 (3.82%) Electronics
8 9 (3.44%) Retail
9 7 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (2.67%) Presentation Skills
10 6 (2.29%) Investment Banking
11 5 (1.91%) Publishing
12 4 (1.53%) Law
12 4 (1.53%) Legal
13 3 (1.15%) Advertising
14 1 (0.38%) Aviation
14 1 (0.38%) Influencing Skills
14 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 132 (50.38%) Developer
2 86 (32.82%) Designer
3 48 (18.32%) Interaction Designer
4 42 (16.03%) Java Developer
4 42 (16.03%) UX Designer
5 34 (12.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 17 (6.49%) Senior Developer
7 10 (3.82%) Lead Designer
7 10 (3.82%) Lead UX Designer
7 10 (3.82%) React Developer
7 10 (3.82%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (3.44%) Cybersecurity Manager
8 9 (3.44%) Security Manager
8 9 (3.44%) Software Developer
9 8 (3.05%) Full Stack Developer
9 8 (3.05%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (2.67%) UI Designer
10 7 (2.67%) Web Developer
11 6 (2.29%) Ruby Developer
11 6 (2.29%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (61.45%) HTML
2 149 (56.87%) CSS
3 67 (25.57%) HTML5
4 44 (16.79%) React
5 43 (16.41%) CSS3
6 29 (11.07%) AngularJS
7 28 (10.69%) Sass
8 24 (9.16%) REST
9 20 (7.63%) .NET
9 20 (7.63%) Node.js
10 19 (7.25%) jQuery
10 19 (7.25%) Spring
11 17 (6.49%) ActiveMQ
11 17 (6.49%) JAX-RS
11 17 (6.49%) Kafka
12 14 (5.34%) Jest
13 13 (4.96%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (4.58%) JSP
14 12 (4.58%) Spring Boot
15 11 (4.20%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 121 (46.18%) User Experience
2 61 (23.28%) Mobile App
3 13 (4.96%) Graphic Design
4 11 (4.20%) NHS
5 9 (3.44%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (3.44%) Virtual Team
6 6 (2.29%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.29%) Smartphone
7 5 (1.91%) W3C
8 4 (1.53%) Social Media
9 3 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.15%) Motion Graphics
10 2 (0.76%) Photography
10 2 (0.76%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.38%) Analytical Mindset
11 1 (0.38%) Animation
11 1 (0.38%) IoT
11 1 (0.38%) Life Science
11 1 (0.38%) Podcast
11 1 (0.38%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 50 (19.08%) Linux
2 42 (16.03%) Unix
3 31 (11.83%) Mac OS X
4 5 (1.91%) Android
4 5 (1.91%) Mac OS
5 4 (1.53%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (67.94%) Agile
2 119 (45.42%) Responsive Web Design
3 103 (39.31%) Front End Development
4 84 (32.06%) UX Design
5 76 (29.01%) Prototyping
6 68 (25.95%) Web Development
7 60 (22.90%) Rapid Prototyping
8 59 (22.52%) Service Design
9 58 (22.14%) Interaction Design
9 58 (22.14%) User Research
10 56 (21.37%) Journey Map
11 54 (20.61%) User Journey Map
12 49 (18.70%) Scrum
13 45 (17.18%) DevOps
14 41 (15.65%) Microservices
15 38 (14.50%) Test Automation
16 34 (12.98%) BDD
16 34 (12.98%) TDD
17 32 (12.21%) Problem-Solving
18 30 (11.45%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 97 (37.02%) JavaScript
2 48 (18.32%) Java
3 28 (10.69%) C#
4 19 (7.25%) Python
5 17 (6.49%) TypeScript
6 14 (5.34%) ES6
7 11 (4.20%) Ruby
8 9 (3.44%) SQL
9 8 (3.05%) PHP
10 1 (0.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.38%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 21 (8.02%) Degree
2 16 (6.11%) Security Cleared
3 13 (4.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (4.96%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.44%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.76%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.38%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (41.60%) Accessibility
2 4 (1.53%) QA
2 4 (1.53%) WAI
2 4 (1.53%) WCAG
3 1 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (4.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (4.20%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (9.92%) Mercator
2 25 (9.54%) Microsoft
3 12 (4.58%) Adobe
3 12 (4.58%) SAP
4 9 (3.44%) Google
4 9 (3.44%) Oracle
5 6 (2.29%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.76%) FatWire
6 2 (0.76%) GigaSpaces
6 2 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.76%) Splunk
7 1 (0.38%) Apple
7 1 (0.38%) CyberArk
7 1 (0.38%) Facebook
7 1 (0.38%) Instagram
7 1 (0.38%) Netlify
7 1 (0.38%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.38%) WooCommerce