Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 November 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
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 306 270 235
Rank change year-on-year -36 -35 -17
Contract jobs citing Responsive Web Design 851 993 1245
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.83% 0.95% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.13% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 602 697 942
UK median daily rate £406 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.60% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £288 £263 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £373
% change year-on-year +3.45% -2.68% +13.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.14% +100.00% -46.15%
10th Percentile £27.00 £25.75 £16.25
90th Percentile £31.00 £42.50 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.45% +57.14% -39.13%

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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 87050 88088 93684
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.46% 83.89% 81.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 58011 58216 60663
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £635 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2044 2370 2759
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £23.72 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.15% +5.40% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.37 £11.25 £11.28
90th Percentile £49.93 £48.75 £47.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year - +1.05% +18.75%

Responsive Web Design
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Responsive Web Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Responsive Web Design in the UK

Responsive Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Responsive Web Design in the UK

Responsive Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Responsive Web Design over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Responsive Web Design in the UK

Responsive Web Design
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Responsive Web Design.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Responsive Web Design in the UK

Responsive Web Design
Top 15 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
England -45 773 £409 +2.19% 154
London -56 447 £425 - 69
UK excluding London -6 390 £375 +3.45% 87
North of England +62 112 £365 -2.67% 25
South East -12 86 £423 +22.46% 22
Midlands -18 74 £360 -10.00% 15
North West +56 64 £338 -6.25% 15
Scotland +12 43 £350 +1.45% 3
Yorkshire +2 41 £420 -1.18% 10
East Midlands -16 40 £400 - 5
West Midlands -19 34 £355 -13.88% 9
East of England -7 32 £394 +21.15% 11
Wales +33 25 £450 +50.00%
South West -15 24 £325 -10.34% 11
North East +65 5 £378 +7.09%

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 with a requirement for Responsive Web Design.

1 730 (85.78%) HTML
2 717 (84.25%) CSS
3 577 (67.80%) JavaScript
4 490 (57.58%) HTML5
5 484 (56.87%) Agile Software Development
6 398 (46.77%) CSS3
7 349 (41.01%) Web Design
8 336 (39.48%) Git (software)
9 304 (35.72%) Front End Development
10 264 (31.02%) User Experience
11 258 (30.32%) AngularJS
12 256 (30.08%) Sass
13 252 (29.61%) TDD
14 234 (27.50%) Web Development
15 211 (24.79%) jQuery
16 186 (21.86%) Scrum
16 186 (21.86%) React
17 185 (21.74%) Node.js
18 165 (19.39%) Java
19 159 (18.68%) Test Automation
20 150 (17.63%) Finance
21 146 (17.16%) MVC
22 143 (16.80%) Continuous Integration
23 140 (16.45%) JSON
24 124 (14.57%) gulp
25 123 (14.45%) Linux
26 120 (14.10%) Photoshop
27 118 (13.87%) Subversion
28 115 (13.51%) Ajax
28 115 (13.51%) Grunt

Responsive Web Design
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 100 (11.75%) CMS
2 79 (9.28%) Confluence
3 32 (3.76%) WordPress
4 29 (3.41%) Drupal
5 16 (1.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 16 (1.88%) Umbraco
6 15 (1.76%) Apache
6 15 (1.76%) JBoss
7 14 (1.65%) nginx
8 13 (1.53%) EPiServer
9 12 (1.41%) Tomcat
10 11 (1.29%) WebLogic
11 10 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
11 10 (1.18%) WebSphere
12 9 (1.06%) DNN
13 8 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
14 4 (0.47%) TYPO3
15 3 (0.35%) SharePoint
16 2 (0.24%) Mule
16 2 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 120 (14.10%) Photoshop
2 82 (9.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 39 (4.58%) InVision
4 35 (4.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 12 (1.41%) Adobe After Effects
6 6 (0.71%) UXPin
7 5 (0.59%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (0.47%) InDesign
9 3 (0.35%) GIMP
10 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
10 2 (0.24%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
11 1 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (1.41%) Magento
2 8 (0.94%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.35%) Eloqua
3 3 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.24%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.12%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 79 (9.28%) npm
2 44 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (2.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 20 (2.35%) GitHub
5 9 (1.06%) Google Analytics
6 7 (0.82%) SaaS
7 5 (0.59%) Yarn
8 3 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.35%) PaaS
9 2 (0.24%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.24%) Google Tag Manager
9 2 (0.24%) IaaS
10 1 (0.12%) Dropbox
10 1 (0.12%) iTunes
10 1 (0.12%) Office 365
10 1 (0.12%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 112 (13.16%) HTTP
2 17 (2.00%) Internet
3 11 (1.29%) FTP
4 7 (0.82%) LDAP
5 5 (0.59%) SMS
6 2 (0.24%) Firewall
6 2 (0.24%) SMTP
6 2 (0.24%) SSH
7 1 (0.12%) Intranet
7 1 (0.12%) Multicast
7 1 (0.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (11.16%) Relational Database
2 55 (6.46%) MySQL
3 54 (6.35%) SQL Server
4 43 (5.05%) MongoDB
5 19 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (1.41%) NoSQL
7 11 (1.29%) Neo4j
8 8 (0.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (0.71%) MariaDB
9 6 (0.71%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.47%) Big Data
10 4 (0.47%) Couchbase
11 3 (0.35%) DB2
11 3 (0.35%) MS Access
11 3 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.24%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.24%) DocumentDB
12 2 (0.24%) HBase
12 2 (0.24%) Redis
Development Applications
1 336 (39.48%) Git (software)
2 124 (14.57%) gulp
3 118 (13.87%) Subversion
4 115 (13.51%) Grunt
5 109 (12.81%) JIRA
6 100 (11.75%) Jenkins
7 78 (9.17%) Jasmine
8 74 (8.70%) webpack
9 61 (7.17%) JUnit
10 59 (6.93%) Karma Test Runner
11 45 (5.29%) Mocha
12 31 (3.64%) Cucumber
13 30 (3.53%) Selenium
14 28 (3.29%) Axure RP
15 23 (2.70%) Bower
16 21 (2.47%) SonarQube
17 18 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
17 18 (2.12%) Visual Studio
18 15 (1.76%) Mercurial
19 13 (1.53%) Eclipse
General
1 150 (17.63%) Finance
2 63 (7.40%) Marketing
3 42 (4.94%) Retail
4 38 (4.47%) Banking
5 22 (2.59%) Telecoms
6 17 (2.00%) Publishing
7 15 (1.76%) Games
8 13 (1.53%) Electronics
9 12 (1.41%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.71%) Advertising
10 6 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.47%) Automotive
11 4 (0.47%) Online Betting
12 3 (0.35%) Front Office
12 3 (0.35%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.35%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.24%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.24%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.12%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 649 (76.26%) Developer
2 278 (32.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 152 (17.86%) Designer
4 132 (15.51%) JavaScript Developer
5 81 (9.52%) HTML Developer
6 72 (8.46%) UX Designer
7 69 (8.11%) Java Developer
8 68 (7.99%) UI Developer
9 57 (6.70%) HTML CSS Developer
10 50 (5.88%) UI Designer
11 49 (5.76%) Scala Developer
12 48 (5.64%) Web Developer
13 46 (5.41%) Angular Developer
14 44 (5.17%) Senior Developer
15 36 (4.23%) Digital Designer
16 30 (3.53%) .NET Developer
17 28 (3.29%) Visual Designer
18 23 (2.70%) C# Developer
18 23 (2.70%) Full Stack Developer
18 23 (2.70%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 730 (85.78%) HTML
2 717 (84.25%) CSS
3 490 (57.58%) HTML5
4 398 (46.77%) CSS3
5 258 (30.32%) AngularJS
6 256 (30.08%) Sass
7 211 (24.79%) jQuery
8 186 (21.86%) React
9 185 (21.74%) Node.js
10 140 (16.45%) JSON
11 115 (13.51%) Ajax
12 111 (13.04%) .NET
12 111 (13.04%) REST
12 111 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 108 (12.69%) LESS
14 104 (12.22%) Web Services
15 96 (11.28%) RESTful
16 78 (9.17%) Spring
17 71 (8.34%) Django
18 70 (8.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 264 (31.02%) User Experience
2 64 (7.52%) Mobile App
3 32 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
5 27 (3.17%) Greenfield Project
6 22 (2.59%) Fintech
7 17 (2.00%) Social Media
7 17 (2.00%) Video on Demand
8 12 (1.41%) Graphic Design
8 12 (1.41%) Video\Live Streaming
9 11 (1.29%) Computer Science
10 10 (1.18%) Animation
11 7 (0.82%) Virtual Team
12 6 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
12 6 (0.71%) N-Tier
12 6 (0.71%) Smartphone
13 5 (0.59%) Cloud Native
13 5 (0.59%) Digital Media
13 5 (0.59%) Over-the-Top Content
13 5 (0.59%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 123 (14.45%) Linux
2 62 (7.29%) Unix
3 36 (4.23%) Mac OS X
4 33 (3.88%) Apple iOS
5 32 (3.76%) Android
6 18 (2.12%) Windows
7 11 (1.29%) Mac OS
8 5 (0.59%) CentOS
9 3 (0.35%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.24%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 484 (56.87%) Agile Software Development
2 349 (41.01%) Web Design
3 304 (35.72%) Front End Development
4 252 (29.61%) TDD
5 234 (27.50%) Web Development
6 186 (21.86%) Scrum
7 159 (18.68%) Test Automation
8 146 (17.16%) MVC
9 143 (16.80%) Continuous Integration
10 105 (12.34%) E-Commerce
10 105 (12.34%) Unit Testing
11 98 (11.52%) BDD
12 89 (10.46%) Wireframes
13 79 (9.28%) OO
14 75 (8.81%) Open Source
15 71 (8.34%) Configuration Management
16 70 (8.23%) Mobile First
17 65 (7.64%) Prototyping
18 56 (6.58%) Analytics
19 50 (5.88%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 577 (67.80%) JavaScript
2 165 (19.39%) Java
3 108 (12.69%) C#
4 85 (9.99%) Scala
5 81 (9.52%) PHP
6 76 (8.93%) Python
7 70 (8.23%) Ruby
8 60 (7.05%) SQL
9 58 (6.82%) ES6
10 42 (4.94%) TypeScript
11 22 (2.59%) PL/SQL
12 18 (2.12%) C++
13 11 (1.29%) Groovy
14 9 (1.06%) C
15 6 (0.71%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.59%) Objective-C
16 5 (0.59%) Perl
17 4 (0.47%) Apple Swift
17 4 (0.47%) VB.NET
18 3 (0.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (5.99%) Degree
2 29 (3.41%) Security Cleared
3 14 (1.65%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.71%) BC Cleared
4 6 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.35%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.35%) CTC Cleared
5 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.24%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.24%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (1.76%) QA
2 10 (1.18%) WCAG
3 9 (1.06%) WAI
4 7 (0.82%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (2.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (2.12%) Puppet
2 8 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.35%) Ansible
4 2 (0.24%) Grafana
5 1 (0.12%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 114 (13.40%) Adobe
2 87 (10.22%) Google
3 36 (4.23%) Oracle
4 21 (2.47%) Perforce
5 18 (2.12%) Microsoft
5 18 (2.12%) Sitecore
6 13 (1.53%) SAP
7 11 (1.29%) Twitter
8 10 (1.18%) Cisco
9 8 (0.94%) Facebook
10 7 (0.82%) DevExpress
10 7 (0.82%) Xerox
11 6 (0.71%) Apple
12 5 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.47%) IBM
14 3 (0.35%) Apiary
14 3 (0.35%) Mapbox
14 3 (0.35%) Marketo
14 3 (0.35%) Maxymiser
14 3 (0.35%) Red Hat