The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 29 March 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 / South West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 114 106
Rank change year-on-year -4 -8  
Contract jobs citing Responsive Web Design 24 22 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.93% 0.76% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.95% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 38
Median daily rate £350 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £275 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £351 £400
% change year-on-year +9.60% -12.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £107.00 -

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 South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2104 2320 2464
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.58% 79.83% 79.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1377 1534 1590
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 136 86
Median hourly rate £39.50 £42.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +20.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £27.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £56.80 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Responsive Web Design
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South 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 South West

Responsive Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Responsive Web Design in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Responsive Web Design in the South West

Responsive Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Responsive Web Design in the South West over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Responsive Web Design in the South West

Responsive Web Design
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Bristol -7 11 £275 -24.13% 3
Devon - 4 £475 - 2
Dorset - 3 £425 - 3
Gloucestershire - 2 £425 - 1
Wiltshire - 2 - -
Somerset +5 1 £375 +36.36% 1
Cornwall - 1 £175 -
Responsive Web Design
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 South West region with a requirement for Responsive Web Design.

1 44 (95.65%) HTML
2 39 (84.78%) JavaScript
3 34 (73.91%) CSS
4 30 (65.22%) Web Design
5 21 (45.65%) HTML5
6 19 (41.30%) AngularJS
7 16 (34.78%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (34.78%) .NET
8 15 (32.61%) C#
8 15 (32.61%) ASP.NET
9 14 (30.43%) Git (software)
10 13 (28.26%) Unix
10 13 (28.26%) E-Commerce
10 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
11 12 (26.09%) Web Development
11 12 (26.09%) Sass
11 12 (26.09%) Front End Development
12 11 (23.91%) Mobile App
12 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (23.91%) MVC
12 11 (23.91%) SQL
13 10 (21.74%) MySQL
13 10 (21.74%) HTTP
13 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
13 10 (21.74%) CSS3
13 10 (21.74%) REST
14 9 (19.57%) High Availability
14 9 (19.57%) Big Data
14 9 (19.57%) Xamarin

Responsive Web Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 4 (8.70%) WebSphere
1 4 (8.70%) WebSphere Portal
2 3 (6.52%) CMS
2 3 (6.52%) WordPress
3 1 (2.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Magento
2 2 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon S3
2 2 (4.35%) GitHub
3 1 (2.17%) IaaS
3 1 (2.17%) PaaS
3 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.74%) HTTP
2 1 (2.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.78%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
3 10 (21.74%) MySQL
4 9 (19.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 9 (19.57%) Big Data
4 9 (19.57%) MongoDB
4 9 (19.57%) Relational Database
5 5 (10.87%) Neo4j
6 4 (8.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 7 (15.22%) Grunt
3 6 (13.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (13.04%) Jenkins
4 5 (10.87%) Gradle
5 2 (4.35%) Capybara
5 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.35%) git-flow
5 2 (4.35%) gulp
5 2 (4.35%) JIRA
5 2 (4.35%) JUnit
5 2 (4.35%) RSpec
5 2 (4.35%) Subversion
6 1 (2.17%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.17%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.17%) Protractor
6 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Banking
2 2 (4.35%) Electronics
2 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (86.96%) Developer
2 14 (30.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 12 (26.09%) Senior Developer
4 9 (19.57%) .NET Developer
4 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (19.57%) AWS Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Azure Developer
4 9 (19.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (19.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (19.57%) C# Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Senior .NET Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Senior C# Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Big Data Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Java Developer
5 7 (15.22%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Senior Big Data Developer
6 5 (10.87%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (95.65%) HTML
2 34 (73.91%) CSS
3 21 (45.65%) HTML5
4 19 (41.30%) AngularJS
5 16 (34.78%) .NET
6 15 (32.61%) ASP.NET
7 12 (26.09%) Sass
8 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (21.74%) CSS3
9 10 (21.74%) REST
10 9 (19.57%) jQuery
10 9 (19.57%) XML
11 7 (15.22%) Dropwizard
11 7 (15.22%) Hibernate
11 7 (15.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (13.04%) SOAP
13 5 (10.87%) Grails
13 5 (10.87%) JSON
13 5 (10.87%) RabbitMQ
13 5 (10.87%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Mobile App
2 5 (10.87%) User Experience
3 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.70%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.17%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.26%) Unix
2 9 (19.57%) Linux
2 9 (19.57%) Mac OS X
3 4 (8.70%) Windows
3 4 (8.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (65.22%) Web Design
2 13 (28.26%) E-Commerce
3 12 (26.09%) Front End Development
3 12 (26.09%) Web Development
4 11 (23.91%) MVC
5 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (19.57%) Configuration Management
5 9 (19.57%) High Availability
6 8 (17.39%) Continuous Deployment
7 7 (15.22%) Open Source
8 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (10.87%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (10.87%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (10.87%) Migration
10 4 (8.70%) Content Management
11 3 (6.52%) DevOps
12 2 (4.35%) Mentoring
12 2 (4.35%) Mobile Application Development
12 2 (4.35%) Mobile Development
12 2 (4.35%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 39 (84.78%) JavaScript
2 15 (32.61%) C#
3 11 (23.91%) SQL
4 9 (19.57%) Java
5 5 (10.87%) Groovy
6 4 (8.70%) PHP
6 4 (8.70%) Python
6 4 (8.70%) Scala
6 4 (8.70%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.35%) ES6
7 2 (4.35%) Ruby
8 1 (2.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Xamarin
2 4 (8.70%) IBM
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) SAP
3 2 (4.35%) Sencha