The first table below looks at the demand for Responsive Web Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands 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 24 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 West Midlands 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Responsive Web Design
Rank 97 104 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Responsive Web Design 21 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.87% 0.051% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.076% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 0
Average daily rate
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£320 £320 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.77% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £33.00 -
% change year-on-year
-12.87% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1764 1310 1554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 73.38% 66.60% 68.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 944 653 747
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 58 67
Average hourly rate £31.50 £37.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.63 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Responsive Web Design
England

Responsive Web Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Responsive Web Design Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Responsive Web Design
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Responsive Web Design Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Responsive Web Design
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Responsive Web Design across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Responsive Web Design Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Responsive Web Design
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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
Birmingham +4 8 £325 +1.56% 1
Coventry - 4 £320 -
Solihull - 3 £260 -
Warwickshire - 3 £295 - 2
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Worcestershire - - - -
Responsive Web Design
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 44 (88.00%) JavaScript
1 44 (88.00%) HTML
1 44 (88.00%) CSS
2 37 (74.00%) HTML5
2 37 (74.00%) CSS3
3 33 (66.00%) jQuery
4 17 (34.00%) Sass
5 14 (28.00%) PHP
6 13 (26.00%) .NET
7 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET
7 12 (24.00%) Ajax
8 11 (22.00%) Web Design
9 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 9 (18.00%) MVC
10 9 (18.00%) CMS
10 9 (18.00%) Web Development
10 9 (18.00%) JSON
11 8 (16.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (14.00%) Git (software)
12 7 (14.00%) AngularJS
12 7 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (14.00%) C#
12 7 (14.00%) Java
13 6 (12.00%) E-Commerce
13 6 (12.00%) TDD
13 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (10.00%) WordPress
14 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 5 (10.00%) Semantic HTML
14 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 9 (18.00%) CMS
2 5 (10.00%) WordPress
2 5 (10.00%) Umbraco
3 4 (8.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (4.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (6.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Magento
2 1 (2.00%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) HTTP
2 2 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.00%) Subversion
2 4 (8.00%) Grunt
3 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.00%) PhoneGap
4 1 (2.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (2.00%) Yeoman
4 1 (2.00%) Bower
4 1 (2.00%) JIRA
4 1 (2.00%) Ant
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
1 4 (8.00%) Automotive
2 3 (6.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 44 (88.00%) Developer
2 29 (58.00%) Front-End Developer
3 10 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Designer
5 6 (12.00%) UI Developer
5 6 (12.00%) User Experience Designer
6 5 (10.00%) UI Programmer
6 5 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Front-End Web Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Senior Architect
8 1 (2.00%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Mobile Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.00%) UI Designer
8 1 (2.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.00%) Architect
8 1 (2.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (88.00%) HTML
1 44 (88.00%) CSS
2 37 (74.00%) HTML5
2 37 (74.00%) CSS3
3 33 (66.00%) jQuery
4 17 (34.00%) Sass
5 13 (26.00%) .NET
6 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET
6 12 (24.00%) Ajax
7 9 (18.00%) JSON
8 8 (16.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (14.00%) AngularJS
10 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 5 (10.00%) Semantic HTML
11 5 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
11 5 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (8.00%) Backbone.js
12 4 (8.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.00%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) Web Design
2 9 (18.00%) MVC
2 9 (18.00%) Web Development
3 7 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (12.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (12.00%) TDD
5 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.00%) SEO
6 3 (6.00%) Web Accessibility
6 3 (6.00%) Content Management
6 3 (6.00%) Validation
6 3 (6.00%) Scrum
7 2 (4.00%) Time Management
7 2 (4.00%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.00%) Progressive Enhancement
8 1 (2.00%) Android Development
8 1 (2.00%) iOS Development
8 1 (2.00%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.00%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 44 (88.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (28.00%) PHP
3 7 (14.00%) C#
3 7 (14.00%) Java
4 5 (10.00%) SQL
4 5 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Adobe
2 4 (8.00%) Sitecore
3 3 (6.00%) Facebook
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.00%) Sencha