The first table below looks at the demand for Responsive Web Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 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 South 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Responsive Web Design
Rank 124 122 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Responsive Web Design 20 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.60% 0.043% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.061% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Average daily rate £240 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
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
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2508 1631 2548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.72% 70.12% 70.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1546 1015 1521
Average daily rate £375 £350 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -11.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 60 154
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.20 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Responsive Web Design
England

Responsive Web Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Responsive Web Design Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Responsive Web Design
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Responsive Web Design Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Responsive Web Design
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Responsive Web Design across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Responsive Web Design Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Responsive Web Design
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 18 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
Wiltshire - 12 £225 - 4
Bristol -10 3 £240 -20.00%
Somerset - 3 £445 - 3
Devon - 2 - - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £350 - 1
Dorset - - - - 2
Cornwall - - - - 1
Responsive Web Design
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 30 (90.91%) HTML
2 27 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 27 (81.82%) HTML5
3 26 (78.79%) jQuery
3 26 (78.79%) CSS
4 16 (48.48%) CSS3
5 11 (33.33%) Web Design
6 10 (30.30%) OO
7 8 (24.24%) Photoshop
8 7 (21.21%) Web Development
9 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
9 6 (18.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 6 (18.18%) DOM
9 6 (18.18%) OOP
9 6 (18.18%) PHP
10 5 (15.15%) Java
10 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
11 4 (12.12%) OAuth2
11 4 (12.12%) MySQL
11 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
11 4 (12.12%) REST
11 4 (12.12%) Digital Media
11 4 (12.12%) Subversion
12 3 (9.09%) Ajax
12 3 (9.09%) Degree
12 3 (9.09%) Node.js
12 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
12 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
12 3 (9.09%) LAMP
12 3 (9.09%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 3 (9.09%) Node.js
2 2 (6.06%) Drupal
3 1 (3.03%) Joomla!
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.12%) MySQL
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 6 (18.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 4 (12.12%) Subversion
3 1 (3.03%) PhoneGap
General
1 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (72.73%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Web Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Technical Architect
5 3 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Designer
6 2 (6.06%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Drupal Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Website Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Web Designer
7 1 (3.03%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.03%) HTML Developer
7 1 (3.03%) UI Designer
7 1 (3.03%) UI Programmer
7 1 (3.03%) UI Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (90.91%) HTML
2 27 (81.82%) HTML5
3 26 (78.79%) jQuery
3 26 (78.79%) CSS
4 16 (48.48%) CSS3
5 6 (18.18%) DOM
6 4 (12.12%) OAuth2
6 4 (12.12%) REST
7 3 (9.09%) Ajax
7 3 (9.09%) LAMP
7 3 (9.09%) .NET
7 3 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (9.09%) Sass
7 3 (9.09%) LESS
8 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
8 2 (6.06%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (6.06%) JSON
9 1 (3.03%) Backbone.js
9 1 (3.03%) CodeIgniter
9 1 (3.03%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Digital Media
2 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Web Design
2 10 (30.30%) OO
3 7 (21.21%) Web Development
4 6 (18.18%) OOP
5 2 (6.06%) Scrum
5 2 (6.06%) MVC
5 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.03%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.03%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 6 (18.18%) PHP
3 5 (15.15%) Java
4 3 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (3.03%) PHP5
5 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Twitter
2 1 (3.03%) Adobe
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle