Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 144 152
Rank change year-on-year -18 +8 +24
Contract jobs citing Responsive Web Design 53 51 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.90% 0.93% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.12% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 30 53
North West median daily rate £410 £350 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.14% -15.66% +10.67%
10th Percentile £325 £259 £265
90th Percentile £548 £438 £510
England median daily rate £440 £410 £388
% change year-on-year +7.32% +5.81% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £55.00 £29.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +89.66% -25.64% +95.00%

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 5,060 4,551 6,313
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 85.62% 82.69% 83.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,180 2,777 3,889
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £250 £258
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 213 211
North West median hourly rate £23.75 £35.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.14% +7.69% +30.00%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.75 £13.00
90th Percentile £53.50 £52.50 £49.75
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% - +18.64%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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
Manchester -39 23 £375 +7.14% 27
Lancashire +3 17 £475 +90.00% 5
Cheshire -1 9 £425 +9.68% 2
Merseyside +21 4 £400 +45.45% 2
Responsive Web Design
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 50 (94.34%) HTML
1 50 (94.34%) CSS
2 43 (81.13%) JavaScript
3 36 (67.92%) HTML5
4 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (54.72%) AngularJS
4 29 (54.72%) jQuery
5 26 (49.06%) User Experience
6 22 (41.51%) Web Design
7 21 (39.62%) TDD
8 20 (37.74%) CSS3
9 19 (35.85%) Scrum
10 15 (28.30%) Ajax
10 15 (28.30%) Grunt
11 13 (24.53%) Front End Development
12 12 (22.64%) Node.js
13 11 (20.75%) KnockoutJS
13 11 (20.75%) Sass
13 11 (20.75%) Finance
13 11 (20.75%) OOP
13 11 (20.75%) React
13 11 (20.75%) Wireframes
14 10 (18.87%) Karma Test Runner
14 10 (18.87%) TypeScript
14 10 (18.87%) Jasmine
15 9 (16.98%) Bitbucket
15 9 (16.98%) Git (software)
15 9 (16.98%) Adobe
15 9 (16.98%) Internet
15 9 (16.98%) Migration

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 3 (5.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (5.66%) Confluence
2 1 (1.89%) Apache
2 1 (1.89%) CMS
2 1 (1.89%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (3.77%) InVision
2 2 (3.77%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Adobe Analytics
1 3 (5.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) SMS
2 1 (1.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) MySQL
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (28.30%) Grunt
2 10 (18.87%) Jasmine
2 10 (18.87%) Karma Test Runner
3 9 (16.98%) Bitbucket
3 9 (16.98%) Git (software)
3 9 (16.98%) webpack
4 7 (13.21%) Axure RP
5 6 (11.32%) gulp
6 3 (5.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (5.66%) eggPlant
6 3 (5.66%) JIRA
6 3 (5.66%) SonarQube
6 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
7 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.77%) Maven
7 2 (3.77%) Subversion
8 1 (1.89%) CasperJS
8 1 (1.89%) NUnit
8 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Retail
3 7 (13.21%) Interactive Media
4 3 (5.66%) Games
5 1 (1.89%) Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (66.04%) Developer
2 16 (30.19%) JavaScript Developer
3 13 (24.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 12 (22.64%) UI Developer
5 11 (20.75%) Designer
6 10 (18.87%) UX Designer
7 8 (15.09%) HTML CSS Developer
7 8 (15.09%) HTML Developer
8 4 (7.55%) UI Designer
8 4 (7.55%) UI/UX Designer
9 3 (5.66%) Angular Developer
9 3 (5.66%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) Digital Designer
10 2 (3.77%) Digital UX Designer
10 2 (3.77%) UI Specialist
10 2 (3.77%) UX Specialist
11 1 (1.89%) Agile Project Manager
11 1 (1.89%) CSS Developer
11 1 (1.89%) Operations Engineer
11 1 (1.89%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (94.34%) CSS
1 50 (94.34%) HTML
2 36 (67.92%) HTML5
3 29 (54.72%) AngularJS
3 29 (54.72%) jQuery
4 20 (37.74%) CSS3
5 15 (28.30%) Ajax
6 12 (22.64%) Node.js
7 11 (20.75%) KnockoutJS
7 11 (20.75%) React
7 11 (20.75%) Sass
8 8 (15.09%) Web Services
9 7 (13.21%) XML
10 5 (9.43%) J2EE
10 5 (9.43%) SOAP
11 4 (7.55%) Ember.js
11 4 (7.55%) RESTful
11 4 (7.55%) Semantic HTML
11 4 (7.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (49.06%) User Experience
2 7 (13.21%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.66%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.66%) Social Media
3 3 (5.66%) Taxonomies
4 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.89%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Android
1 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.89%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (41.51%) Web Design
3 21 (39.62%) TDD
4 19 (35.85%) Scrum
5 13 (24.53%) Front End Development
6 11 (20.75%) OOP
6 11 (20.75%) Wireframes
7 9 (16.98%) Migration
8 8 (15.09%) Mobile First
8 8 (15.09%) MVC
8 8 (15.09%) Web Development
9 5 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (9.43%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 5 (9.43%) Prototyping
9 5 (9.43%) Rapid Prototyping
10 4 (7.55%) Information Architecture
10 4 (7.55%) Service Design
11 3 (5.66%) DevOps
11 3 (5.66%) Social Listening
11 3 (5.66%) Tag Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (81.13%) JavaScript
2 10 (18.87%) TypeScript
3 4 (7.55%) Java
4 3 (5.66%) C#
4 3 (5.66%) XPath
5 2 (3.77%) Ruby
6 1 (1.89%) PHP
6 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.66%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Adobe
2 3 (5.66%) Atlassian
2 3 (5.66%) Tealium
3 2 (3.77%) Capita
4 1 (1.89%) Google
4 1 (1.89%) Twitter