The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Responsive Web Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Responsive Web Design over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Responsive Web Design
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 50 59
Rank change year-on-year -2 +9  
Contract jobs citing Responsive Web Design 4 21 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.65% 2.58% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 3.09% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 21 4
Median daily rate £360 £250 £231
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.00% +8.10%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +6.89% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +16.00% -37.50%  

Responsive Web Design is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 503 679 602
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 81.92% 83.42% 77.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 476 400
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 13
Median hourly rate £14.22 £25.00 £47.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.14% -47.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.16 £12.50 £22.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £42.50 £63.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Responsive Web Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Responsive Web Design as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Responsive Web Design in Birmingham

Responsive Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Responsive Web Design in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Responsive Web Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Responsive Web Design.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (75.00%) User Experience
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (50.00%) Grunt
3 2 (50.00%) React
3 2 (50.00%) webpack
3 2 (50.00%) gulp
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile First
3 2 (50.00%) Sass
3 2 (50.00%) Node.js
3 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (50.00%) Babel
3 2 (50.00%) Chai
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe
3 2 (50.00%) Mocha
3 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (50.00%) Web Design
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (25.00%) Content Management
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio

Responsive Web Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) DNN
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe After Effects
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Babel
1 2 (50.00%) Grunt
1 2 (50.00%) gulp
1 2 (50.00%) Mocha
1 2 (50.00%) webpack
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Games Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Games Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) Chai
3 2 (50.00%) Node.js
3 2 (50.00%) React
3 2 (50.00%) Sass
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (25.00%) DirectX
4 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) OpenGL
4 1 (25.00%) Pixi.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (25.00%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile First
2 2 (50.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Game Development
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe