Period
to 6 August 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 6 August 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
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 344 432 492
Rank change year-on-year +88 +60 -156
Contract jobs citing Web Design 203 491 461
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.57% 0.54% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.62% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 353 298
Median daily rate £525 £478 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.95% +12.35% +5.59%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £309
90th Percentile £625 £619 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Median hourly rate £38.75 £47.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.42% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year -36.84% - -

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 30,436 79,144 89,106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 85.99% 86.87% 86.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 18,985 52,028 58,743
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £300 £300 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,100 2,290 2,400
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.83% +14.29% -13.56%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.76 £11.17
90th Percentile £53.75 £53.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate £30.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +26.32% +18.75% -20.00%

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 6 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Web Design over the 6 months to 6 August 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Web Design in the UK

Web Design
Top 14 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 6 August 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 +70 176 £525 +8.25% 49
UK excluding London +69 107 £500 +11.11% 40
London +126 85 £550 +10.00% 10
North of England +79 62 £525 +6.06% 9
Yorkshire +58 32 £525 +5.00% 3
North West +69 30 £525 +16.67% 5
Work from Home +2 21 £500 +37.93% 4
Scotland +53 14 £500 - 1
South East +92 11 £500 +5.26% 7
Midlands +63 7 £465 +32.86% 11
West Midlands +60 7 £465 +24.00% 7
South West +60 6 £425 +6.15% 8
East of England +79 4 £363 +3.57% 4
Northern Ireland +18 3 - -

For the 6 months to 6 August 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.

1 145 (71.43%) Responsive Web Design
2 125 (61.58%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (58.13%) HTML
4 107 (52.71%) Java
5 106 (52.22%) CSS
6 98 (48.28%) TDD
7 96 (47.29%) Test Automation
8 94 (46.31%) JavaScript
9 90 (44.33%) Linux
10 88 (43.35%) Continuous Deployment
11 85 (41.87%) Unix
12 83 (40.89%) Mac OS X
13 81 (39.90%) Web Development
14 80 (39.41%) Azure
15 72 (35.47%) AWS
16 71 (34.98%) Public Sector
16 71 (34.98%) Docker
17 70 (34.48%) User Experience
17 70 (34.48%) BDD
18 67 (33.00%) Kubernetes
19 66 (32.51%) Java 8
20 64 (31.53%) Microservices
21 58 (28.57%) Front End Development
22 54 (26.60%) MongoDB
23 53 (26.11%) HTML5
24 52 (25.62%) Pair Programming
25 51 (25.12%) jQuery
25 51 (25.12%) JAX-RS
26 45 (22.17%) Mockito
26 45 (22.17%) Git (software)

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 14 (6.90%) CMS
2 6 (2.96%) Headless CMS
3 5 (2.46%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.97%) IIS
5 3 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.99%) DNN
6 2 (0.99%) Drupal
6 2 (0.99%) WordPress
7 1 (0.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.49%) Apache
7 1 (0.49%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.49%) SAS
7 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.49%) SilverStripe
7 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (1.97%) Sketch
2 3 (1.48%) Adobe XD
2 3 (1.48%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.99%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (0.99%) Adobe Premiere
3 2 (0.99%) InVision
3 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.99%) Zeplin
4 1 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.49%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.49%) Figma
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 80 (39.41%) Azure
2 72 (35.47%) AWS
3 6 (2.96%) Power Platform
4 4 (1.97%) GitHub
4 4 (1.97%) npm
5 3 (1.48%) GCP
5 3 (1.48%) Office 365
5 3 (1.48%) PowerApps
6 2 (0.99%) Yarn
7 1 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.49%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.49%) Data Lake Analytics
7 1 (0.49%) SaaS
7 1 (0.49%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.43%) HTTP
2 4 (1.97%) Internet
2 4 (1.97%) Skype
3 2 (0.99%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (26.60%) MongoDB
2 13 (6.40%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.43%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.46%) Neo4j
4 5 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (1.97%) MySQL
5 4 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.48%) Power BI
7 2 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.49%) DB2
8 1 (0.49%) DTS
8 1 (0.49%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (0.49%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (0.49%) OLAP
8 1 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.49%) Snowflake Schema
8 1 (0.49%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 45 (22.17%) Git (software)
1 45 (22.17%) Mockito
2 30 (14.78%) Subversion
3 29 (14.29%) gulp
4 26 (12.81%) Jasmine
4 26 (12.81%) Mocha
5 25 (12.32%) Grunt
6 6 (2.96%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.96%) webpack
7 5 (2.46%) JIRA
7 5 (2.46%) PostCSS
8 4 (1.97%) Babel
8 4 (1.97%) MSTest
9 3 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.99%) Cypress.io
10 2 (0.99%) ESLint
11 1 (0.49%) Appium
11 1 (0.49%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.49%) Bower
11 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 71 (34.98%) Public Sector
2 20 (9.85%) Finance
3 11 (5.42%) Marketing
4 8 (3.94%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.45%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.96%) Electronics
7 5 (2.46%) Banking
7 5 (2.46%) Retail
8 3 (1.48%) Local Government
8 3 (1.48%) Publishing
9 2 (0.99%) Back Office
10 1 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.49%) Finnish Language
10 1 (0.49%) Games
10 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 154 (75.86%) Developer
2 69 (33.99%) Java Developer
3 41 (20.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 24 (11.82%) Senior Developer
5 22 (10.84%) Designer
6 19 (9.36%) JavaScript Developer
7 16 (7.88%) UX Designer
8 15 (7.39%) React Developer
8 15 (7.39%) UI Developer
9 14 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
10 12 (5.91%) HTML Developer
11 9 (4.43%) .NET Developer
12 8 (3.94%) AWS Developer
13 7 (3.45%) Full Stack Developer
13 7 (3.45%) HTML CSS Developer
13 7 (3.45%) Interaction Designer
13 7 (3.45%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 6 (2.96%) Azure Developer
15 5 (2.46%) Digital Developer
16 4 (1.97%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (58.13%) HTML
2 106 (52.22%) CSS
3 53 (26.11%) HTML5
4 51 (25.12%) JAX-RS
4 51 (25.12%) jQuery
5 44 (21.67%) Sass
6 43 (21.18%) ActiveMQ
7 40 (19.70%) Node.js
8 26 (12.81%) Mustache
9 23 (11.33%) React
10 20 (9.85%) AngularJS
11 18 (8.87%) .NET
11 18 (8.87%) CSS3
12 17 (8.37%) REST
13 11 (5.42%) ASP.NET
14 10 (4.93%) .NET Framework
14 10 (4.93%) Web Services
15 9 (4.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 8 (3.94%) Jest
17 7 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 70 (34.48%) User Experience
2 25 (12.32%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.48%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.48%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (1.48%) Grid Computing
3 3 (1.48%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (0.99%) FMCG
4 2 (0.99%) Video Editing
4 2 (0.99%) Virtual Team
4 2 (0.99%) W3C
5 1 (0.49%) Animation
5 1 (0.49%) e-Health
5 1 (0.49%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.49%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.49%) LIMS
5 1 (0.49%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.49%) PACS
5 1 (0.49%) Smart Home
5 1 (0.49%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 90 (44.33%) Linux
2 85 (41.87%) Unix
3 83 (40.89%) Mac OS X
4 4 (1.97%) Android
4 4 (1.97%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (71.43%) Responsive Web Design
2 125 (61.58%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (48.28%) TDD
4 96 (47.29%) Test Automation
5 88 (43.35%) Continuous Deployment
6 81 (39.90%) Web Development
7 70 (34.48%) BDD
8 64 (31.53%) Microservices
9 58 (28.57%) Front End Development
10 52 (25.62%) Pair Programming
11 42 (20.69%) Web Accessibility
12 34 (16.75%) Problem-Solving
13 21 (10.34%) Prototyping
14 18 (8.87%) Rapid Prototyping
15 17 (8.37%) Scrum
16 16 (7.88%) Service Design
17 13 (6.40%) Business Intelligence
18 12 (5.91%) DevOps
18 12 (5.91%) MVC
19 10 (4.93%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 107 (52.71%) Java
2 94 (46.31%) JavaScript
3 66 (32.51%) Java 8
4 14 (6.90%) C#
5 13 (6.40%) SQL
6 8 (3.94%) Python
7 7 (3.45%) PHP
7 7 (3.45%) TypeScript
8 6 (2.96%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.46%) C
10 4 (1.97%) ES6
11 3 (1.48%) VB
12 2 (0.99%) Ruby
13 1 (0.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.49%) MUMPS
13 1 (0.49%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.49%) PHP 7
13 1 (0.49%) PROC SQL
13 1 (0.49%) SAS Macro
13 1 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 23 (11.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 22 (10.84%) SC Cleared
4 20 (9.85%) DBS Check
5 5 (2.46%) Degree
6 3 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (19.70%) WCAG
2 5 (2.46%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.97%) WAI
4 1 (0.49%) HL7
System Software
1 71 (34.98%) Docker
2 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 67 (33.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.48%) Terraform
3 2 (0.99%) Ansible
3 2 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (4.43%) Adobe
1 9 (4.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.96%) SAP
3 3 (1.48%) Telerik
4 2 (0.99%) Google
4 2 (0.99%) IBM
4 2 (0.99%) Oracle
5 1 (0.49%) HP
5 1 (0.49%) Netlify
5 1 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.49%) Teradata
5 1 (0.49%) Twitter
5 1 (0.49%) VMware