The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Responsive Web Design
Rank 125 120 129
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Contract jobs citing Responsive Web Design 42 38 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.04% 0.98% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 1.25% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 31 10
Average daily rate £400 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £463 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £381 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.91% +17.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 - £27.00
Responsive Web Design
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3276 3033 2335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.47% 78.13% 75.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2028 1668 1228
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 147 131
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.50 £12.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.91 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Manchester -5 21 £419 +31.88% 11
Cheshire -8 17 £355 -16.47% 5
Lancashire - 2 £420 - 2
Merseyside - 1 - - 2
Responsive Web Design
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 108 (94.74%) HTML
2 95 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 94 (82.46%) CSS
4 72 (63.16%) Web Design
5 59 (51.75%) HTML5
6 56 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
7 52 (45.61%) Web Development
8 47 (41.23%) Git (software)
9 46 (40.35%) HTTP
10 31 (27.19%) XML
11 30 (26.32%) JSON
11 30 (26.32%) jQuery
12 29 (25.44%) SOAP
12 29 (25.44%) CSS3
13 27 (23.68%) Linux
14 26 (22.81%) Unix
14 26 (22.81%) Mac OS X
15 25 (21.93%) Java
15 25 (21.93%) Front End Development
16 22 (19.30%) Web Services
17 21 (18.42%) Ajax
18 20 (17.54%) .NET
18 20 (17.54%) C#
19 19 (16.67%) SQL Server
20 18 (15.79%) MVC
20 18 (15.79%) AngularJS
20 18 (15.79%) ServiceNow
21 17 (14.91%) ITIL
21 17 (14.91%) Visual Studio
21 17 (14.91%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 6 (5.26%) CMS
2 4 (3.51%) Node.js
2 4 (3.51%) WordPress
3 3 (2.63%) Confluence
3 3 (2.63%) Drupal
3 3 (2.63%) ExpressionEngine
3 3 (2.63%) IIS
4 1 (0.88%) Apache
4 1 (0.88%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.88%) GeoServer
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (1.75%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.75%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.88%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 46 (40.35%) HTTP
2 5 (4.39%) Internet
3 2 (1.75%) Intranet
4 1 (0.88%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.40%) MongoDB
3 12 (10.53%) Neo4j
4 11 (9.65%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.75%) MySQL
7 1 (0.88%) GIS
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.88%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 47 (41.23%) Git (software)
2 17 (14.91%) Visual Studio
3 16 (14.04%) JIRA
3 16 (14.04%) Subversion
4 11 (9.65%) Grunt
4 11 (9.65%) Jasmine
5 8 (7.02%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (3.51%) Axure RP
7 2 (1.75%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.75%) Maven
7 2 (1.75%) QUnit
7 2 (1.75%) Selenium
7 2 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.88%) JUnit
8 1 (0.88%) NUnit
8 1 (0.88%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.88%) Travis CI
General
1 6 (5.26%) Finance
2 3 (2.63%) Games
3 1 (0.88%) Publishing
3 1 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 102 (89.47%) Developer
2 27 (23.68%) JavaScript Developer
3 26 (22.81%) HTML Developer
4 24 (21.05%) HTML CSS Developer
5 23 (20.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 16 (14.04%) Java Developer
6 16 (14.04%) Senior Developer
6 16 (14.04%) Web Developer
7 15 (13.16%) .NET Developer
7 15 (13.16%) C# Developer
7 15 (13.16%) UI Developer
8 12 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (10.53%) Digital Developer
9 10 (8.77%) Web UI Developer
10 9 (7.89%) ServiceNow Developer
11 8 (7.02%) Angular Developer
11 8 (7.02%) PHP Developer
11 8 (7.02%) Senior Java Developer
12 7 (6.14%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 5 (4.39%) CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (94.74%) HTML
2 94 (82.46%) CSS
3 59 (51.75%) HTML5
4 31 (27.19%) XML
5 30 (26.32%) jQuery
5 30 (26.32%) JSON
6 29 (25.44%) CSS3
6 29 (25.44%) SOAP
7 22 (19.30%) Web Services
8 21 (18.42%) Ajax
9 20 (17.54%) .NET
10 18 (15.79%) AngularJS
11 15 (13.16%) Underscore.js
12 14 (12.28%) RESTful
12 14 (12.28%) Silverlight
13 13 (11.40%) D3.js
13 13 (11.40%) Handlebars
13 13 (11.40%) Mustache
14 12 (10.53%) Hibernate
15 11 (9.65%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.04%) Computer Science
1 16 (14.04%) Visualisation
2 9 (7.89%) User Experience
3 3 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.63%) Semantic Web
3 3 (2.63%) W3C
4 2 (1.75%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.75%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.75%) Psychology
5 1 (0.88%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.88%) FMCG
5 1 (0.88%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 27 (23.68%) Linux
2 26 (22.81%) Mac OS X
2 26 (22.81%) Unix
3 2 (1.75%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.88%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.88%) Windows
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (63.16%) Web Design
2 56 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (45.61%) Web Development
4 25 (21.93%) Front End Development
5 18 (15.79%) MVC
6 17 (14.91%) ITIL
6 17 (14.91%) Unit Testing
7 16 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (12.28%) Configuration Management
9 13 (11.40%) TDD
10 9 (7.89%) Scrum
11 6 (5.26%) BDD
12 4 (3.51%) OO
12 4 (3.51%) Software Engineering
13 3 (2.63%) Graceful Degradation
13 3 (2.63%) Progressive Enhancement
13 3 (2.63%) Service Design
14 2 (1.75%) Cross-Platform Development
14 2 (1.75%) Functional Programming
14 2 (1.75%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 95 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 25 (21.93%) Java
3 20 (17.54%) C#
4 15 (13.16%) Ruby
5 14 (12.28%) Python
5 14 (12.28%) Scala
5 14 (12.28%) XAML
6 11 (9.65%) PHP
7 3 (2.63%) SQL
8 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.88%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 17 (14.91%) Security Cleared
2 11 (9.65%) BC Cleared
3 3 (2.63%) Degree
4 2 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.39%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.63%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.88%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 18 (15.79%) ServiceNow
2 14 (12.28%) Telerik
3 4 (3.51%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.63%) Adobe
4 3 (2.63%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.75%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.75%) Twitter
5 2 (1.75%) WSO2
6 1 (0.88%) ESRI
6 1 (0.88%) WorldPay