The first table below looks at the demand for Responsive Web Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 17 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 Manchester 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Responsive Web Design
Rank 74 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Responsive Web Design 11 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.78% 0.20% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £345 £320
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £20.00 -
% change year-on-year
+35.00% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1008 690 911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 71.54% 70.26% 65.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 341 434
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 43 51
Average hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.62 £13.30 £13.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.36 £61.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Responsive Web Design
North West

Responsive Web Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Responsive Web Design Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Responsive Web Design
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Responsive Web Design Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Responsive Web Design
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Responsive Web Design within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bury - - - - 1
Oldham - - - -
Stockport - - - -
Responsive Web Design
North West

Responsive Web Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 23 (88.46%) CSS
2 22 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 22 (84.62%) HTML
3 19 (73.08%) HTML5
3 19 (73.08%) CSS3
4 16 (61.54%) jQuery
5 13 (50.00%) Sass
6 12 (46.15%) Web Design
6 12 (46.15%) PHP
7 7 (26.92%) Scrum
7 7 (26.92%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (26.92%) Adobe
7 7 (26.92%) TDD
7 7 (26.92%) JSON
8 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
8 5 (19.23%) MVC
8 5 (19.23%) OOCSS
8 5 (19.23%) Grunt
9 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
9 4 (15.38%) BDD
9 4 (15.38%) Backbone.js
9 4 (15.38%) SEO
9 4 (15.38%) SQL
9 4 (15.38%) MySQL
9 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
9 4 (15.38%) Magento
9 4 (15.38%) WordPress
10 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
10 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (11.54%) Web Services

Responsive Web Design
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (15.38%) WordPress
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (11.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) MySQL
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Grunt
2 3 (11.54%) PHPUnit
2 3 (11.54%) Mocha
2 3 (11.54%) QUnit
2 3 (11.54%) Jasmine
3 2 (7.69%) Subversion
3 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.85%) Ant
4 1 (3.85%) Firebug
4 1 (3.85%) Calabash
4 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Developer
2 15 (57.69%) Front-End Developer
3 13 (50.00%) Web Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Front-End Web Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Designer
6 3 (11.54%) UI Programmer
6 3 (11.54%) Web Designer
6 3 (11.54%) UI Developer
7 2 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Digital Designer
8 1 (3.85%) Drupal Developer
8 1 (3.85%) PHP Developer
8 1 (3.85%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.85%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (88.46%) CSS
2 22 (84.62%) HTML
3 19 (73.08%) HTML5
3 19 (73.08%) CSS3
4 16 (61.54%) jQuery
5 13 (50.00%) Sass
6 7 (26.92%) JSON
7 5 (19.23%) OOCSS
8 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
8 4 (15.38%) Backbone.js
9 3 (11.54%) LESS
9 3 (11.54%) Ember.js
9 3 (11.54%) Modernizr
9 3 (11.54%) Web Services
9 3 (11.54%) XML
10 2 (7.69%) Spring MVC
10 2 (7.69%) Ext JS
10 2 (7.69%) RESTful
10 2 (7.69%) REST
10 2 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Blog
1 1 (3.85%) New Media
1 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Web Design
2 7 (26.92%) TDD
2 7 (26.92%) Scrum
3 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
3 5 (19.23%) MVC
4 4 (15.38%) SEO
4 4 (15.38%) BDD
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Kanban
6 2 (7.69%) RDF
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) OO
7 1 (3.85%) OOP
7 1 (3.85%) ERP
7 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Web Development
7 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 12 (46.15%) PHP
3 4 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (7.69%) Ruby
5 1 (3.85%) Scala
5 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) PMP
1 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Adobe
2 2 (7.69%) Orchard
2 2 (7.69%) Zend
3 1 (3.85%) Twitter