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 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 52 56
Contract jobs citing Responsive Web Design 0 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.60% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.74% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 6
Median daily rate - £325 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.37%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £353 £400
% change year-on-year +9.21% -11.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £107.00 -

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 502 544 579
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 80.84% 81.07% 76.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 342 368
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 17
Median hourly rate £14.63 £17.95 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.52% +5.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.63 £8.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £39.60 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

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

Responsive Web Design
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
2 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
3 9 (81.82%) PHP
3 9 (81.82%) Web Development
4 8 (72.73%) Web Design
5 7 (63.64%) HTTP
5 7 (63.64%) Mac OS X
5 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
5 7 (63.64%) Unix
5 7 (63.64%) Linux
5 7 (63.64%) OO
5 7 (63.64%) Visualisation
5 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
5 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
5 7 (63.64%) Relational Database
5 7 (63.64%) OO PHP
5 7 (63.64%) Line Management
5 7 (63.64%) Mentoring
6 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
7 2 (18.18%) User Experience
7 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
8 1 (9.09%) MySQL
8 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
8 1 (9.09%) Project Management
8 1 (9.09%) Adobe
8 1 (9.09%) Retail
8 1 (9.09%) Content Management

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 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
1 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) gulp
2 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
1 1 (9.09%) Publishing
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) PHP Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Digital Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Development Project Manager
6 1 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Interaction Designer
6 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Magento Developer
6 1 (9.09%) PHP Magento Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 1 (9.09%) UX Designer
6 1 (9.09%) Web Development Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Web Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Web Project Manager
6 1 (9.09%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 1 (9.09%) Compass CSS Framework
2 1 (9.09%) CSS3
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) React
2 1 (9.09%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) Mac OS X
1 7 (63.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Web Development
2 8 (72.73%) Web Design
3 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
3 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (63.64%) Line Management
3 7 (63.64%) Mentoring
3 7 (63.64%) OO
3 7 (63.64%) OO PHP
3 7 (63.64%) Visualisation
4 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
6 1 (9.09%) Content Management
6 1 (9.09%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Prototyping
6 1 (9.09%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (9.09%) Resource Allocation
6 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe