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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 136 119
Rank change year-on-year +17 -17  
Contract jobs citing Responsive Web Design 20 23 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.68% 0.61% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.74% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 28
Median daily rate £350 £363 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.44% -7.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £206 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £425 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +16.00% -37.50%  

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 2381 3115 2862
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 80.85% 82.06% 78.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1410 1960 1689
Median daily rate £410 £415 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.20% +7.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 78 122
Median hourly rate £40.00 £28.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.35% -16.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.58 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £56.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +5 11 £345 -12.38% 11
Cheshire +25 5 £388 +158.33% 4
Lancashire - 2 £250 - 1
Merseyside - 2 £350 - 1
Responsive Web Design
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 47 (90.38%) HTML
1 47 (90.38%) CSS
2 40 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 40 (76.92%) HTML5
3 32 (61.54%) CSS3
4 31 (59.62%) User Experience
5 29 (55.77%) Web Design
6 25 (48.08%) Front End Development
7 24 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (46.15%) TDD
8 22 (42.31%) AngularJS
8 22 (42.31%) Node.js
9 20 (38.46%) Jasmine
10 18 (34.62%) Grunt
10 18 (34.62%) gulp
11 16 (30.77%) React
12 15 (28.85%) Karma Test Runner
13 14 (26.92%) Sass
13 14 (26.92%) Wireframes
14 13 (25.00%) Photoshop
14 13 (25.00%) Mobile App
15 11 (21.15%) Mobile Application Development
15 11 (21.15%) Adobe
15 11 (21.15%) Adobe Illustrator
16 10 (19.23%) WordPress
16 10 (19.23%) MVC
16 10 (19.23%) Apache Cordova
16 10 (19.23%) BDD
16 10 (19.23%) Git (software)
17 9 (17.31%) Mocha

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 10 (19.23%) WordPress
2 6 (11.54%) CMS
3 3 (5.77%) Joomla!
3 3 (5.77%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.85%) Drupal
Applications
1 13 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 11 (21.15%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (13.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (5.77%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.92%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (1.92%) InVision
6 1 (1.92%) UXPin
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.85%) GitHub
2 1 (1.92%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (38.46%) Jasmine
2 18 (34.62%) Grunt
2 18 (34.62%) gulp
3 15 (28.85%) Karma Test Runner
4 10 (19.23%) Git (software)
5 9 (17.31%) Mocha
6 7 (13.46%) webpack
7 6 (11.54%) Sinon.JS
8 4 (7.69%) NUnit
8 4 (7.69%) SpecFlow
9 3 (5.77%) Axure RP
9 3 (5.77%) JSUnit
10 2 (3.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 2 (3.85%) CasperJS
10 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
10 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
10 2 (3.85%) Maven
10 2 (3.85%) SonarQube
10 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
10 2 (3.85%) Yeoman
General
1 4 (7.69%) Banking
2 3 (5.77%) Marketing
3 2 (3.85%) Games
4 1 (1.92%) Finance
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (84.62%) Developer
2 20 (38.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 14 (26.92%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Designer
5 6 (11.54%) UI Developer
5 6 (11.54%) UX Designer
6 4 (7.69%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Node.js Developer
8 2 (3.85%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (3.85%) HTML Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Junior
8 2 (3.85%) Junior Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (3.85%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.85%) UI Designer
8 2 (3.85%) UI/UX Designer
8 2 (3.85%) Web Developer
9 1 (1.92%) Front End Web Designer
9 1 (1.92%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (90.38%) CSS
1 47 (90.38%) HTML
2 40 (76.92%) HTML5
3 32 (61.54%) CSS3
4 22 (42.31%) AngularJS
4 22 (42.31%) Node.js
5 16 (30.77%) React
6 14 (26.92%) Sass
7 10 (19.23%) Apache Cordova
8 9 (17.31%) .NET
8 9 (17.31%) Ionic Framework
8 9 (17.31%) jQuery
9 8 (15.38%) RESTful
10 6 (11.54%) Backbone.js
10 6 (11.54%) Chai
10 6 (11.54%) LESS
11 4 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (7.69%) Web Services
12 3 (5.77%) JSON
13 2 (3.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 31 (59.62%) User Experience
2 13 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 6 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.92%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.92%) Motion Graphics
5 1 (1.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) Android
1 3 (5.77%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.85%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (55.77%) Web Design
2 25 (48.08%) Front End Development
3 24 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (46.15%) TDD
4 14 (26.92%) Wireframes
5 11 (21.15%) Mobile Application Development
6 10 (19.23%) BDD
6 10 (19.23%) MVC
7 9 (17.31%) Unit Testing
8 7 (13.46%) Mobile First
8 7 (13.46%) Scrum
8 7 (13.46%) Web Development
9 6 (11.54%) Kanban
10 5 (9.62%) Analytics
10 5 (9.62%) Data Analytics
10 5 (9.62%) Mobile Development
10 5 (9.62%) Prototyping
11 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
12 3 (5.77%) Dependency Injection
12 3 (5.77%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 40 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 8 (15.38%) C#
3 6 (11.54%) PHP
4 4 (7.69%) ES6
4 4 (7.69%) TypeScript
5 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.77%) SQL
6 2 (3.85%) Groovy
6 2 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) Adobe
2 2 (3.85%) Perforce
3 1 (1.92%) Sitecore
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