Period
to 21 October 2017

The median contractor rate for a Web Designer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Designer
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 167 154
Rank change year-on-year +20 -13 -44
Contract jobs requiring a Web Designer 3 7 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.10% 0.18% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.19% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 24
West Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £281 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.56% -14.77% +88.57%
10th Percentile £243 £178 £220
90th Percentile £342 £388 £393
Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £281 £335
% change year-on-year +15.56% -16.04% +67.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 2839 3681 4203
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.23% 96.72% 95.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1937 2408 2856
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £258
90th Percentile £543 £538 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 100 173
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.93 £13.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.15% -4.38% +9.24%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.18 £8.65
90th Percentile £24.75 £23.78 £34.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £13.41
% change year-on-year +1.43% +4.40% -0.67%

Web Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Web Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Web Designer in West Yorkshire

Web Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Designer in West Yorkshire

Web Designer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Designer in West Yorkshire

Web Designer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Designer within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 October 2017. 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
Leeds +15 3 £325 +8.33%
Web Designer
Yorkshire

Web Designer Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, Web Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Web Designer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Actionable Insight
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (66.67%) Web Design
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Web Usability
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (33.33%) Content Writing

Web Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Actionable Insight
1 2 (66.67%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Content Writing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Usability
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe