The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 88 86
Rank change year-on-year +25 -2  
Contract jobs citing Responsive Web Design 27 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.05% 0.78% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 0.94% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 12
Median daily rate £350 £356 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.75% +9.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £250 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £406 £425
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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1067 1496 1285
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 80.89% 83.67% 78.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 685 907 688
Median daily rate £385 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 24 26
Median hourly rate £40.00 £18.99 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.60% +8.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.00 £11.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £39.50
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 Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Responsive Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Responsive Web Design in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for Responsive Web Design.

1 34 (94.44%) HTML
1 34 (94.44%) CSS
2 32 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 28 (77.78%) HTML5
4 24 (66.67%) Web Design
4 24 (66.67%) CSS3
4 24 (66.67%) AngularJS
5 22 (61.11%) Front End Development
6 21 (58.33%) User Experience
7 16 (44.44%) TDD
8 13 (36.11%) Node.js
8 13 (36.11%) Karma Test Runner
8 13 (36.11%) React
8 13 (36.11%) Jasmine
9 12 (33.33%) Grunt
10 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (27.78%) RESTful
11 10 (27.78%) Backbone.js
12 9 (25.00%) Mobile App
13 7 (19.44%) Mobile Application Development
13 7 (19.44%) Apache Cordova
13 7 (19.44%) Analytics
13 7 (19.44%) Data Analytics
13 7 (19.44%) Sass
13 7 (19.44%) gulp
13 7 (19.44%) MongoDB
14 6 (16.67%) MVC
14 6 (16.67%) .NET
14 6 (16.67%) Photoshop
14 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

Responsive Web Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (13.89%) WordPress
2 3 (8.33%) CMS
3 2 (5.56%) Joomla!
3 2 (5.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 4 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.78%) Fireworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Jasmine
1 13 (36.11%) Karma Test Runner
2 12 (33.33%) Grunt
3 7 (19.44%) gulp
4 4 (11.11%) Mocha
5 3 (8.33%) Sinon.JS
6 2 (5.56%) CasperJS
6 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
6 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.78%) NUnit
7 1 (2.78%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (5.56%) Banking
1 2 (5.56%) Games
1 2 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (91.67%) Developer
2 14 (38.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 13 (36.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (19.44%) UI Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Designer
5 2 (5.56%) Junior
5 2 (5.56%) Junior Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (5.56%) Lead Developer
6 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Angular Developer
6 1 (2.78%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (2.78%) HTML Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (2.78%) UI Designer
6 1 (2.78%) Web Designer
6 1 (2.78%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (94.44%) CSS
1 34 (94.44%) HTML
2 28 (77.78%) HTML5
3 24 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 24 (66.67%) CSS3
4 13 (36.11%) Node.js
4 13 (36.11%) React
5 10 (27.78%) Backbone.js
5 10 (27.78%) RESTful
6 7 (19.44%) Apache Cordova
6 7 (19.44%) Sass
7 6 (16.67%) .NET
7 6 (16.67%) Ionic Framework
8 4 (11.11%) jQuery
9 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
9 3 (8.33%) Chai
9 3 (8.33%) Underscore.js
10 2 (5.56%) Angular 2
10 2 (5.56%) Redux
10 2 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (58.33%) User Experience
2 9 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Android
1 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) Web Design
2 22 (61.11%) Front End Development
3 16 (44.44%) TDD
4 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (19.44%) Analytics
5 7 (19.44%) Data Analytics
5 7 (19.44%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (16.67%) MVC
7 5 (13.89%) BDD
8 4 (11.11%) Mobile Development
8 4 (11.11%) Wireframes
9 3 (8.33%) Data Analysis
9 3 (8.33%) Web Development
10 2 (5.56%) API Design
10 2 (5.56%) Mobile First
10 2 (5.56%) OO
10 2 (5.56%) SDLC
11 1 (2.78%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
11 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 32 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 5 (13.89%) C#
3 3 (8.33%) PHP
3 3 (8.33%) SQL
4 2 (5.56%) ES6
5 1 (2.78%) Java
5 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (2.78%) Adobe