Period
to 20 April 2019

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 20 April 2019 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
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 168 171 152
Rank change year-on-year +3 -19 -25
Contract jobs citing Responsive Web Design 42 44 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.75% 0.76% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.89% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 40 24
North West median daily rate £485 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.33% +5.63% -14.46%
10th Percentile £289 £313 £300
90th Percentile £619 £450 £428
England median daily rate £495 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +16.47% +3.03% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £38.50 £11.30 £30.00
% change year-on-year +240.71% -62.33% -71.96%

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 4,758 4,963 4,625
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 85.51% 85.98% 84.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,070 3,138 2,898
North West median daily rate £425 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.59% +0.63% -
10th Percentile £268 £258 £235
90th Percentile £613 £588 £550
England median daily rate £475 £463 £445
% change year-on-year +2.70% +3.93% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 245 186
North West median hourly rate £25.67 £21.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.40% -38.57% +2.19%
10th Percentile £14.01 £11.52 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.61 £54.64 £51.50
England median hourly rate £24.96 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +10.91% -10.00% +8.70%

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 20 April 2019.

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 20 April 2019. 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 +10 29 £575 +64.29% 4
Cheshire +1 7 £473 +11.18% 1
Lancashire -6 6 £275 -30.82% 4
Responsive Web Design
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2019, 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 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (54.76%) CSS
3 22 (52.38%) HTML
4 21 (50.00%) Java
5 20 (47.62%) Web Design
6 17 (40.48%) Web Development
7 16 (38.10%) TDD
7 16 (38.10%) JavaScript
7 16 (38.10%) Test Automation
8 15 (35.71%) BDD
9 14 (33.33%) Unix
9 14 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
10 13 (30.95%) Linux
10 13 (30.95%) Adobe
11 12 (28.57%) Mac OS X
11 12 (28.57%) Pair Programming
11 12 (28.57%) HTML5
11 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
11 12 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
11 12 (28.57%) Java 8
11 12 (28.57%) Docker
11 12 (28.57%) Microservices
11 12 (28.57%) Kubernetes
12 10 (23.81%) User Experience
12 10 (23.81%) jQuery
12 10 (23.81%) Web Services
13 9 (21.43%) XML
13 9 (21.43%) ActiveMQ
13 9 (21.43%) Mockito
13 9 (21.43%) MongoDB

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 5 (11.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (9.52%) Confluence
3 3 (7.14%) WordPress
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.52%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (9.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (4.76%) GitHub
3 2 (4.76%) SaaS
4 1 (2.38%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) HTTP
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) MongoDB
2 6 (14.29%) MySQL
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Mockito
2 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
3 6 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 4 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (9.52%) Bitbucket
4 4 (9.52%) eggPlant
4 4 (9.52%) JIRA
4 4 (9.52%) Maven
4 4 (9.52%) SonarQube
5 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
5 3 (7.14%) Subversion
6 2 (4.76%) Firebug
6 2 (4.76%) GitLab
7 1 (2.38%) Axure RP
7 1 (2.38%) Gradle
7 1 (2.38%) Grunt
7 1 (2.38%) gulp
7 1 (2.38%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.38%) Protractor
7 1 (2.38%) webpack
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Corporate Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Law
3 3 (7.14%) Marketing
4 2 (4.76%) Games
5 1 (2.38%) Legal
5 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (73.81%) Developer
2 14 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Designer
4 4 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Designer
4 4 (9.52%) Senior UX Designer
4 4 (9.52%) UX Designer
5 3 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.14%) UI Designer
5 3 (7.14%) WordPress Developer
6 2 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Leader
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Support
7 1 (2.38%) HTML Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Linux Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Magento Developer
7 1 (2.38%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (54.76%) CSS
2 22 (52.38%) HTML
3 12 (28.57%) HTML5
4 10 (23.81%) jQuery
4 10 (23.81%) Web Services
5 9 (21.43%) ActiveMQ
5 9 (21.43%) JAX-RS
5 9 (21.43%) XML
6 8 (19.05%) AngularJS
7 7 (16.67%) CSS3
7 7 (16.67%) JSON
7 7 (16.67%) REST
8 6 (14.29%) JSP
8 6 (14.29%) RESTful
8 6 (14.29%) SOAP
9 5 (11.90%) .NET
9 5 (11.90%) ADO.NET
9 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET
9 5 (11.90%) XML Schema
9 5 (11.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) User Experience
2 3 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (4.76%) Learning Management System
4 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Unix
2 13 (30.95%) Linux
3 12 (28.57%) Mac OS X
4 3 (7.14%) Windows
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (47.62%) Web Design
3 17 (40.48%) Web Development
4 16 (38.10%) TDD
4 16 (38.10%) Test Automation
5 15 (35.71%) BDD
6 14 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
7 12 (28.57%) Microservices
7 12 (28.57%) Pair Programming
8 8 (19.05%) Analytics
8 8 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (16.67%) Front End Development
9 7 (16.67%) MVC
9 7 (16.67%) Scrum
9 7 (16.67%) Wireframes
10 5 (11.90%) SEO
11 4 (9.52%) Customer-Centricity
11 4 (9.52%) Prototyping
11 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (9.52%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) Java
2 16 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 12 (28.57%) Java 8
4 6 (14.29%) C#
5 5 (11.90%) PHP
5 5 (11.90%) XPath
6 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.76%) SQL
7 1 (2.38%) C++
7 1 (2.38%) Lua
7 1 (2.38%) Python
7 1 (2.38%) Ruby
7 1 (2.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (28.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (28.57%) Kubernetes
2 4 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (9.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Adobe
2 4 (9.52%) Atlassian
2 4 (9.52%) Tealium
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle