Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 165 133
Rank change year-on-year +12 -32 +23
Contract jobs citing Responsive Web Design 44 45 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.82% 0.76% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.90% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 28 63
North West median daily rate £350 £360 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% -13.25% +10.67%
10th Percentile £306 £280 £279
90th Percentile £463 £429 £524
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £11.30 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -71.75% +2.56% +43.12%

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 4,458 4,978 6,716
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 83.58% 84.27% 81.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,871 3,237 4,087
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £256 £263 £250
90th Percentile £600 £575 £560
England median daily rate £455 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +4.00% +2.94% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 169 285
North West median hourly rate £24.78 £27.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.89% -15.38% +64.77%
10th Percentile £12.08 £12.95 £13.00
90th Percentile £56.75 £51.50 £50.48
England median hourly rate £24.30 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -2.82% +6.38% +16.05%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +10 29 £325 -5.80% 34
Cheshire -3 12 £375 +4.17% 8
Merseyside +8 1 £400 +77.78%
Responsive Web Design
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 39 (88.64%) HTML
1 39 (88.64%) CSS
2 34 (77.27%) HTML5
3 29 (65.91%) JavaScript
4 27 (61.36%) CSS3
5 21 (47.73%) AngularJS
6 18 (40.91%) TDD
6 18 (40.91%) User Experience
7 17 (38.64%) Unit Testing
8 16 (36.36%) Front End Development
9 14 (31.82%) React
10 13 (29.55%) Git (software)
10 13 (29.55%) Sass
10 13 (29.55%) Node.js
10 13 (29.55%) BDD
11 12 (27.27%) Ajax
11 12 (27.27%) Web Services
12 11 (25.00%) gulp
13 10 (22.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (22.73%) .NET
13 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (22.73%) Test Automation
13 10 (22.73%) JSON
14 9 (20.45%) CMS
14 9 (20.45%) Web Design
14 9 (20.45%) C#
14 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET
14 9 (20.45%) Grunt
14 9 (20.45%) SonarQube
14 9 (20.45%) Redux

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 (20.45%) CMS
2 7 (15.91%) Umbraco
3 3 (6.82%) Apache
3 3 (6.82%) nginx
4 1 (2.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (2.27%) Confluence
4 1 (2.27%) Drupal
4 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.27%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.27%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.27%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) npm
2 2 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) SSL
2 2 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) MySQL
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Git (software)
2 11 (25.00%) gulp
3 9 (20.45%) Grunt
3 9 (20.45%) SonarQube
4 2 (4.55%) Bitbucket
4 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.55%) Jasmine
4 2 (4.55%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.27%) Bower
5 1 (2.27%) Broccoli
5 1 (2.27%) CasperJS
5 1 (2.27%) eggPlant
5 1 (2.27%) JIRA
5 1 (2.27%) JSHint
5 1 (2.27%) NUnit
5 1 (2.27%) Selenium
5 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.27%) Yeoman
General
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Banking
2 3 (6.82%) Games
3 2 (4.55%) Marketing
3 2 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (75.00%) Developer
2 15 (34.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 14 (31.82%) UI Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Designer
4 5 (11.36%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (11.36%) UX Designer
5 4 (9.09%) CMS Developer
5 4 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
5 4 (9.09%) HTML Developer
6 3 (6.82%) CSS Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 2 (4.55%) React Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Web Designer
8 1 (2.27%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) JIRA Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Magento Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Senior UX Designer
8 1 (2.27%) UI Designer
8 1 (2.27%) UI Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (88.64%) CSS
1 39 (88.64%) HTML
2 34 (77.27%) HTML5
3 27 (61.36%) CSS3
4 21 (47.73%) AngularJS
5 14 (31.82%) React
6 13 (29.55%) Node.js
6 13 (29.55%) Sass
7 12 (27.27%) Ajax
7 12 (27.27%) Web Services
8 10 (22.73%) .NET
8 10 (22.73%) JSON
8 10 (22.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET
9 9 (20.45%) Redux
10 8 (18.18%) jQuery
11 6 (13.64%) RESTful
12 4 (9.09%) Vue (Vue.js)
13 3 (6.82%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (6.82%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.91%) User Experience
2 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.55%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.27%) Fintech
4 1 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Android
2 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) TDD
2 17 (38.64%) Unit Testing
3 16 (36.36%) Front End Development
4 13 (29.55%) BDD
5 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (22.73%) Test Automation
6 9 (20.45%) Web Design
7 8 (18.18%) Performance Optimisation
7 8 (18.18%) Scrum
8 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
9 4 (9.09%) Prototyping
10 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.82%) Microservices
10 3 (6.82%) MVC
10 3 (6.82%) SDLC
10 3 (6.82%) SEO
10 3 (6.82%) SOA
10 3 (6.82%) Web Application Development
10 3 (6.82%) Web Development
11 2 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 29 (65.91%) JavaScript
2 9 (20.45%) C#
3 6 (13.64%) ES6
4 5 (11.36%) Ruby
5 3 (6.82%) Java
5 3 (6.82%) PHP
5 3 (6.82%) SQL
6 1 (2.27%) Perl
6 1 (2.27%) Python
6 1 (2.27%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Perforce
2 7 (15.91%) DevExpress
3 5 (11.36%) Adobe
4 2 (4.55%) Apple
4 2 (4.55%) Kony
4 2 (4.55%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.27%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.27%) Capita