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 3 months to 29 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
England / North West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 106 138
Rank change year-on-year +11 +32  
Contract jobs citing Responsive Web Design 33 52 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.28% 1.34% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 1.63% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 38 12
Median daily rate £350 £415 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.66% +27.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £351 £400
% change year-on-year +9.60% -12.18%  
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 the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2120 3183 2847
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 82.04% 82.27% 78.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1337 1929 1547
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 118 130
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Responsive Web Design
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +31 27 £350 +4.47% 13
Merseyside +4 3 £250 -
Lancashire +12 2 £325 -25.71%
Responsive Web Design
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 North West region with a requirement for Responsive Web Design.

1 45 (95.74%) HTML
1 45 (95.74%) CSS
2 42 (89.36%) JavaScript
3 37 (78.72%) HTML5
4 33 (70.21%) CSS3
5 31 (65.96%) AngularJS
6 30 (63.83%) Web Design
7 26 (55.32%) User Experience
7 26 (55.32%) Front End Development
8 21 (44.68%) TDD
9 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (29.79%) RESTful
10 14 (29.79%) Node.js
10 14 (29.79%) Karma Test Runner
10 14 (29.79%) React
10 14 (29.79%) Jasmine
11 13 (27.66%) Grunt
12 12 (25.53%) jQuery
13 10 (21.28%) Backbone.js
13 10 (21.28%) Mobile App
14 9 (19.15%) CMS
14 9 (19.15%) .NET
14 9 (19.15%) gulp
15 8 (17.02%) C#
15 8 (17.02%) Photoshop
15 8 (17.02%) MVC
15 8 (17.02%) Web Development
15 8 (17.02%) Mobile Application Development
15 8 (17.02%) Apache Cordova
15 8 (17.02%) Sass

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 9 (19.15%) CMS
2 7 (14.89%) WordPress
3 4 (8.51%) Umbraco
4 3 (6.38%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Photoshop
2 6 (12.77%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (4.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.13%) Fireworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) MongoDB
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (29.79%) Jasmine
1 14 (29.79%) Karma Test Runner
2 13 (27.66%) Grunt
3 9 (19.15%) gulp
4 5 (10.64%) Mocha
5 4 (8.51%) Sinon.JS
6 3 (6.38%) Cucumber
6 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
6 3 (6.38%) Selenium
7 2 (4.26%) CasperJS
7 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
7 2 (4.26%) webpack
8 1 (2.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (2.13%) NUnit
8 1 (2.13%) SpecFlow
8 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.26%) Banking
1 2 (4.26%) Games
1 2 (4.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (89.36%) Developer
2 18 (38.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 13 (27.66%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (14.89%) UI Developer
5 4 (8.51%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Designer
6 2 (4.26%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Junior
6 2 (4.26%) Junior Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (4.26%) Lead Developer
6 2 (4.26%) UI Designer
6 2 (4.26%) Umbraco Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Web Designer
6 2 (4.26%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (2.13%) HTML Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Java Team Leader
7 1 (2.13%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.13%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (95.74%) CSS
1 45 (95.74%) HTML
2 37 (78.72%) HTML5
3 33 (70.21%) CSS3
4 31 (65.96%) AngularJS
5 14 (29.79%) Node.js
5 14 (29.79%) React
5 14 (29.79%) RESTful
6 12 (25.53%) jQuery
7 10 (21.28%) Backbone.js
8 9 (19.15%) .NET
9 8 (17.02%) Apache Cordova
9 8 (17.02%) Sass
10 7 (14.89%) Ionic Framework
11 5 (10.64%) Spring
11 5 (10.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (8.51%) Chai
12 4 (8.51%) JSON
13 3 (6.38%) Dropwizard
13 3 (6.38%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 26 (55.32%) User Experience
2 10 (21.28%) Mobile App
3 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (2.13%) Social Media
4 1 (2.13%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Android
1 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (63.83%) Web Design
2 26 (55.32%) Front End Development
3 21 (44.68%) TDD
4 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (17.02%) Mobile Application Development
5 8 (17.02%) MVC
5 8 (17.02%) Web Development
6 7 (14.89%) Analytics
6 7 (14.89%) Data Analytics
6 7 (14.89%) Wireframes
7 6 (12.77%) E-Commerce
7 6 (12.77%) SDLC
8 5 (10.64%) BDD
9 4 (8.51%) Content Management
9 4 (8.51%) Kanban
9 4 (8.51%) Mobile Development
9 4 (8.51%) Scrum
10 3 (6.38%) Data Analysis
10 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (6.38%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 42 (89.36%) JavaScript
2 8 (17.02%) C#
3 5 (10.64%) SQL
4 4 (8.51%) Java
4 4 (8.51%) PHP
5 2 (4.26%) ES6
6 1 (2.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Adobe
2 3 (6.38%) ATG
2 3 (6.38%) hybris
3 2 (4.26%) Sitecore
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