The first table below looks at the demand for Responsive Web Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Responsive Web Design over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Responsive Web Design
Rank 45 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Responsive Web Design 13 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.12% - 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.33% - 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 2
Average daily rate £325 - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £326 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £20.00 -
% change year-on-year
+35.00% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
390 347 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 63.62% 67.77% 61.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 190 208
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.06% +0.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £215 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 16
Average hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.05 £10.76 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £37.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Responsive Web Design
West Midlands

Responsive Web Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Responsive Web Design across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Responsive Web Design Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Responsive Web Design
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Responsive Web Design Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Responsive Web Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Responsive Web Design also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Responsive Web Design.

1 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
1 11 (84.62%) HTML
1 11 (84.62%) CSS
1 11 (84.62%) HTML5
1 11 (84.62%) CSS3
2 9 (69.23%) PHP
3 8 (61.54%) jQuery
3 8 (61.54%) Sass
4 5 (38.46%) WordPress
4 5 (38.46%) SEO
4 5 (38.46%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) MySQL
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
4 5 (38.46%) Adobe
4 5 (38.46%) JSON
4 5 (38.46%) Magento
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) Web Design
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
6 2 (15.38%) CMS
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (15.38%) Sitecore
6 2 (15.38%) RESTful
6 2 (15.38%) Scala
7 1 (7.69%) Web Accessibility
7 1 (7.69%) Facebook

Responsive Web Design
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Responsive Web Design also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Responsive Web Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) WordPress
2 2 (15.38%) CMS
2 2 (15.38%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MySQL
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
2 1 (7.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) User Experience Designer
4 2 (15.38%) Front-End Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Designer
5 1 (7.69%) UI Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (7.69%) UI Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) HTML
1 11 (84.62%) CSS
1 11 (84.62%) HTML5
1 11 (84.62%) CSS3
2 8 (61.54%) jQuery
2 8 (61.54%) Sass
3 5 (38.46%) JSON
4 2 (15.38%) RESTful
5 1 (7.69%) JSP
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.69%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) SEO
1 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
2 4 (30.77%) Web Design
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Web Accessibility
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 9 (69.23%) PHP
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) Scala
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Adobe
2 2 (15.38%) Sitecore
3 1 (7.69%) Facebook