Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 156 186
Rank change year-on-year -1 +30 -8
Contract jobs citing Responsive Web Design 61 44 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.04% 0.76% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 0.92% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 27 33
North West median daily rate £425 £345 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.19% -4.83% -3.33%
10th Percentile £325 £245 £266
90th Percentile £548 £442 £438
England median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +20.69% +16.00% +42.86%

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 4,932 4,778 6,210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 83.69% 82.04% 84.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,113 2,936 3,928
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £260
90th Percentile £575 £550 £556
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 266 199 183
North West median hourly rate £22.00 £30.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.67% +39.53% -27.66%
10th Percentile £11.21 £11.74 £12.19
90th Percentile £52.00 £52.60 £52.65
England median hourly rate £20.90 £23.14 £22.84
% change year-on-year -9.70% +1.31% +3.82%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -20 24 £400 +18.52% 20
Lancashire +14 23 £475 +90.00% 1
Cheshire -1 10 £388 +5.08% 3
Merseyside +14 4 £400 - 1
Responsive Web Design
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 51 (83.61%) CSS
2 50 (81.97%) HTML
3 46 (75.41%) JavaScript
4 35 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (55.74%) HTML5
6 31 (50.82%) jQuery
7 30 (49.18%) Web Design
8 27 (44.26%) AngularJS
9 25 (40.98%) User Experience
10 20 (32.79%) TDD
11 19 (31.15%) Ajax
11 19 (31.15%) Scrum
12 17 (27.87%) Front End Development
13 16 (26.23%) Wireframes
13 16 (26.23%) OOP
14 15 (24.59%) CSS3
15 14 (22.95%) Node.js
15 14 (22.95%) React
16 11 (18.03%) Git (software)
16 11 (18.03%) KnockoutJS
16 11 (18.03%) Retail
16 11 (18.03%) Finance
16 11 (18.03%) Adobe
16 11 (18.03%) Grunt
17 10 (16.39%) Bitbucket
18 9 (14.75%) Internet
18 9 (14.75%) MVC
18 9 (14.75%) Mobile First
19 7 (11.48%) gulp
19 7 (11.48%) Adobe Creative Suite

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 (4.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (3.28%) CMS
3 1 (1.64%) Confluence
3 1 (1.64%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (3.28%) InVision
2 2 (3.28%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (3.28%) SaaS
3 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.64%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.75%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) MySQL
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Git (software)
1 11 (18.03%) Grunt
2 10 (16.39%) Bitbucket
3 7 (11.48%) gulp
3 7 (11.48%) webpack
4 6 (9.84%) Axure RP
4 6 (9.84%) Karma Test Runner
5 5 (8.20%) Jasmine
6 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.28%) JIRA
6 2 (3.28%) Maven
7 1 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.64%) Babel
7 1 (1.64%) CasperJS
7 1 (1.64%) eggPlant
7 1 (1.64%) Mocha
7 1 (1.64%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
1 11 (18.03%) Retail
2 7 (11.48%) Interactive Media
3 2 (3.28%) Legal
4 1 (1.64%) Games
4 1 (1.64%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 45 (73.77%) Developer
2 22 (36.07%) JavaScript Developer
3 20 (32.79%) UI Developer
4 13 (21.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 13 (21.31%) HTML CSS Developer
4 13 (21.31%) HTML Developer
5 12 (19.67%) Designer
6 11 (18.03%) UX Designer
7 5 (8.20%) UI Designer
8 4 (6.56%) Angular Developer
8 4 (6.56%) CSS Developer
8 4 (6.56%) UI/UX Designer
9 3 (4.92%) React Developer
10 2 (3.28%) .NET Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Java Developer
11 1 (1.64%) DevOps Engineer
11 1 (1.64%) Digital Designer
11 1 (1.64%) Full Stack Developer
11 1 (1.64%) Node.js Developer
11 1 (1.64%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (83.61%) CSS
2 50 (81.97%) HTML
3 34 (55.74%) HTML5
4 31 (50.82%) jQuery
5 27 (44.26%) AngularJS
6 19 (31.15%) Ajax
7 15 (24.59%) CSS3
8 14 (22.95%) Node.js
8 14 (22.95%) React
9 11 (18.03%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (9.84%) RESTful
10 6 (9.84%) Sass
11 5 (8.20%) Ember.js
11 5 (8.20%) Semantic HTML
12 4 (6.56%) Web Services
12 4 (6.56%) XML
13 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET
13 3 (4.92%) JSP
13 3 (4.92%) SOAP
13 3 (4.92%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (40.98%) User Experience
2 7 (11.48%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (8.20%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.92%) Social Media
4 3 (4.92%) Taxonomies
5 2 (3.28%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.64%) Animation
6 1 (1.64%) Fintech
6 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.64%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (1.64%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) Android
1 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (49.18%) Web Design
3 20 (32.79%) TDD
4 19 (31.15%) Scrum
5 17 (27.87%) Front End Development
6 16 (26.23%) OOP
6 16 (26.23%) Wireframes
7 9 (14.75%) Mobile First
7 9 (14.75%) MVC
8 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (9.84%) BDD
9 6 (9.84%) Web Development
10 5 (8.20%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 5 (8.20%) Prototyping
11 4 (6.56%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
11 4 (6.56%) Migration
11 4 (6.56%) Rapid Prototyping
11 4 (6.56%) Service Design
12 3 (4.92%) Information Architecture
12 3 (4.92%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 46 (75.41%) JavaScript
2 6 (9.84%) Java
3 4 (6.56%) C#
3 4 (6.56%) TypeScript
4 2 (3.28%) ES6
4 2 (3.28%) PHP
4 2 (3.28%) SQL
5 1 (1.64%) Java 8
5 1 (1.64%) Python
5 1 (1.64%) Ruby
5 1 (1.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (18.03%) Adobe
2 3 (4.92%) Tealium
3 1 (1.64%) Apiary
3 1 (1.64%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.64%) Google
3 1 (1.64%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.64%) Twitter