The first table below looks at the demand for Responsive Web Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 31 July 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 North West 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Responsive Web Design
Rank 109 121 140
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +19
Contract jobs citing Responsive Web Design 23 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.76% 0.33% 0.062%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.47% 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 1
Average daily rate
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£225 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +0.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £28.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £33.00 -
% change year-on-year
-12.87% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2125 1913 2089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 70.27% 70.62% 64.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1138 955 1107
Average daily rate £375 £338 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 92 109
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.14% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
Responsive Web Design
England

Responsive Web Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Responsive Web Design Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Responsive Web Design
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Responsive Web Design Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Responsive Web Design
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Responsive Web Design across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Responsive Web Design Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Responsive Web Design
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Responsive Web Design across the North West region.

Responsive Web Design Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Responsive Web Design
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +6 7 £225 -30.76% 6
Manchester -3 7 £181 -39.58% 8
Merseyside +7 6 - - 2
Lancashire - 2 £300 - 1
Responsive Web Design
England

Responsive Web Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 36 (94.74%) JavaScript
1 36 (94.74%) HTML
1 36 (94.74%) CSS
2 31 (81.58%) HTML5
3 25 (65.79%) jQuery
4 21 (55.26%) Web Design
5 19 (50.00%) CSS3
6 18 (47.37%) Adobe
6 18 (47.37%) Adobe Illustrator
7 16 (42.11%) Photoshop
8 15 (39.47%) PHP
9 14 (36.84%) MySQL
10 13 (34.21%) Orchard
11 9 (23.68%) Sass
12 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (18.42%) SEO
13 7 (18.42%) E-Commerce
13 7 (18.42%) Web Development
14 5 (13.16%) WordPress
15 4 (10.53%) Magento
15 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
15 4 (10.53%) JSON
15 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
15 4 (10.53%) SQL
16 3 (7.89%) OO
16 3 (7.89%) LESS
16 3 (7.89%) PhoneGap
16 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
17 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
17 2 (5.26%) Python

Responsive Web Design
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (13.16%) WordPress
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.63%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (47.37%) Adobe Illustrator
2 16 (42.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (36.84%) MySQL
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.63%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.89%) PhoneGap
3 2 (5.26%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
1 2 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (89.47%) Developer
2 25 (65.79%) Front-End Developer
3 21 (55.26%) Web Developer
4 13 (34.21%) Front-End Web Developer
5 8 (21.05%) Designer
6 5 (13.16%) Web Designer
7 2 (5.26%) PHP Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Python Developer
7 2 (5.26%) User Experience Designer
7 2 (5.26%) UI Programmer
7 2 (5.26%) UI Developer
7 2 (5.26%) User Experience Researcher
8 1 (2.63%) Python/Django Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Digital Designer
8 1 (2.63%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 1 (2.63%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.63%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (2.63%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (94.74%) HTML
1 36 (94.74%) CSS
2 31 (81.58%) HTML5
3 25 (65.79%) jQuery
4 19 (50.00%) CSS3
5 9 (23.68%) Sass
6 4 (10.53%) JSON
7 3 (7.89%) LESS
8 2 (5.26%) Django
8 2 (5.26%) .NET
8 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.63%) XHTML
9 1 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (2.63%) WCF
9 1 (2.63%) LINQ
9 1 (2.63%) RESTful
9 1 (2.63%) Memcached
9 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.26%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.63%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) UNIX
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
1 2 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Web Design
2 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.42%) Web Development
3 7 (18.42%) E-Commerce
3 7 (18.42%) SEO
4 3 (7.89%) OO
5 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.63%) OOP
6 1 (2.63%) User Stories
6 1 (2.63%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 36 (94.74%) JavaScript
2 15 (39.47%) PHP
3 4 (10.53%) SQL
4 2 (5.26%) Python
4 2 (5.26%) Ruby
5 1 (2.63%) PHP5
5 1 (2.63%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (2.63%) VB
5 1 (2.63%) C#
5 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Varnish
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) Adobe
2 13 (34.21%) Orchard
3 1 (2.63%) Facebook
3 1 (2.63%) Twitter
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