Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 6 months to 14 December 2018 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
England > North West
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 149 181
Rank change year-on-year -35 +32 -6
Contract jobs citing Responsive Web Design 36 61 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.60% 1.08% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 1.30% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 44 30
North West median daily rate £425 £338 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.93% -6.25% -0.69%
10th Percentile £331 £281 £231
90th Percentile £510 £450 £425
England median daily rate £450 £405 £410
% change year-on-year +11.02% -1.14% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £20.15 £40.00
% change year-on-year +73.70% -49.63% +128.57%

Responsive Web Design is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,973 4,682 5,561
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 82.90% 82.63% 85.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,146 3,017 3,593
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - -
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £588 £571
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 280 206 167
North West median hourly rate £22.40 £27.00 £22.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.05% +18.19% -23.11%
10th Percentile £11.55 £11.75 £11.85
90th Percentile £48.75 £52.63 £53.20
England median hourly rate £22.22 £25.00 £22.92
% change year-on-year -11.14% +9.06% +4.19%

Responsive Web Design
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Responsive Web Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Responsive Web Design in the North West

Responsive Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Responsive Web Design in the North West

Responsive Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Responsive Web Design in the North West over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Responsive Web Design in the North West

Responsive Web Design
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Responsive Web Design within the North West region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire -6 14 £475 +90.00%
Manchester -46 14 £425 +30.77% 25
Cheshire -8 8 £473 +14.55% 6
Responsive Web Design
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Responsive Web Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Responsive Web Design.

1 29 (80.56%) CSS
2 27 (75.00%) HTML
2 27 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (52.78%) Web Design
5 16 (44.44%) HTML5
6 14 (38.89%) jQuery
7 13 (36.11%) Ajax
7 13 (36.11%) Front End Development
8 12 (33.33%) User Experience
8 12 (33.33%) TDD
9 10 (27.78%) Java
9 10 (27.78%) OOP
10 9 (25.00%) BDD
10 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
10 9 (25.00%) Adobe
11 8 (22.22%) Wireframes
12 7 (19.44%) Scrum
12 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (19.44%) RESTful
12 7 (19.44%) React
13 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
13 6 (16.67%) Node.js
13 6 (16.67%) Web Development
14 5 (13.89%) MVC
14 5 (13.89%) JSP
14 5 (13.89%) SOAP
14 5 (13.89%) CSS3
14 5 (13.89%) UX Design
15 4 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager

Responsive Web Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
2 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (8.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (5.56%) GitHub
2 2 (5.56%) npm
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.11%) webpack
3 3 (8.33%) Bitbucket
3 3 (8.33%) Grunt
3 3 (8.33%) gulp
3 3 (8.33%) Maven
3 3 (8.33%) Subversion
4 2 (5.56%) GitLab
4 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.78%) Ant
5 1 (2.78%) Axure RP
5 1 (2.78%) Babel
5 1 (2.78%) Gradle
5 1 (2.78%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.78%) JIRA
5 1 (2.78%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (2.78%) Mocha
5 1 (2.78%) Protractor
General
1 3 (8.33%) Retail
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (86.11%) Developer
2 14 (38.89%) UI Developer
3 12 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 11 (30.56%) HTML Developer
5 10 (27.78%) HTML CSS Developer
6 6 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (11.11%) CSS Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Java Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Designer
8 3 (8.33%) React Developer
9 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Angular Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (5.56%) UX Designer
10 1 (2.78%) Node.js Developer
10 1 (2.78%) Senior Developer
10 1 (2.78%) Senior Full Stack Developer
10 1 (2.78%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (80.56%) CSS
2 27 (75.00%) HTML
3 16 (44.44%) HTML5
4 14 (38.89%) jQuery
5 13 (36.11%) Ajax
6 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 7 (19.44%) React
7 7 (19.44%) RESTful
8 6 (16.67%) Node.js
9 5 (13.89%) CSS3
9 5 (13.89%) JSP
9 5 (13.89%) SOAP
10 4 (11.11%) Spring
11 3 (8.33%) J2EE
11 3 (8.33%) Laravel
11 3 (8.33%) Redux
11 3 (8.33%) Vue.js
11 3 (8.33%) Web Services
11 3 (8.33%) XML
11 3 (8.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) User Experience
2 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.78%) Animation
4 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.78%) Fintech
4 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Unix
2 2 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (52.78%) Web Design
3 13 (36.11%) Front End Development
4 12 (33.33%) TDD
5 10 (27.78%) OOP
6 9 (25.00%) BDD
7 8 (22.22%) Wireframes
8 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (19.44%) Scrum
9 6 (16.67%) Web Development
10 5 (13.89%) MVC
10 5 (13.89%) UX Design
11 4 (11.11%) Mobile First
11 4 (11.11%) SEO
12 3 (8.33%) Analytics
12 3 (8.33%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
12 3 (8.33%) SOLID
12 3 (8.33%) Tag Management
12 3 (8.33%) Web Analytics
13 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 27 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (27.78%) Java
3 4 (11.11%) PHP
3 4 (11.11%) SQL
4 3 (8.33%) C#
5 2 (5.56%) ES6
5 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.56%) Python
5 2 (5.56%) Ruby
6 1 (2.78%) Java 8
6 1 (2.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Adobe
2 3 (8.33%) Tealium
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) Apiary
4 1 (2.78%) Sitecore