Period
to 13 November 2018

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 13 November 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
UK
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 343 308 271
Rank change year-on-year -35 -37 -39
Contract jobs citing Responsive Web Design 767 859 1,018
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.74% 0.84% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.98% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 601 710
UK median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £316 £288 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 4
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% -17.14% +91.31%
10th Percentile £32.00 £27.00 £25.75
90th Percentile £43.30 £31.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +20.69% +5.45% +57.14%

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 89,569 87,612 89,358
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 86.35% 85.76% 85.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 59,261 58,217 58,879
UK median daily rate £460 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £300 £278 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,338 2,111 2,459
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £23.08 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.66% +2.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.50 £49.25 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -10.42% +6.67% -

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 13 November 2018.

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 13 November 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
England -24 711 £450 +9.09% 236
London -19 386 £465 +9.41% 86
UK excluding London -36 370 £425 +13.33% 158
South East +11 115 £475 +11.76% 38
North of England -45 91 £425 +20.57% 56
Midlands -26 66 £400 +8.47% 25
North West -15 52 £439 +29.93% 34
West Midlands -24 38 £400 +11.11% 9
Scotland -14 37 £425 +21.43% 7
Yorkshire -21 34 £400 -1.54% 15
East Midlands -2 27 £364 -9.00% 16
South West -37 27 £425 +25.93% 15
East of England -3 24 £420 +8.39% 16
Wales -29 9 £398 -11.67% 1
North East +1 5 £425 +12.58% 7

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 with a requirement for Responsive Web Design.

1 594 (77.44%) CSS
2 584 (76.14%) HTML
3 565 (73.66%) JavaScript
4 461 (60.10%) Agile Software Development
5 391 (50.98%) HTML5
6 311 (40.55%) Git (software)
7 293 (38.20%) Web Design
8 282 (36.77%) User Experience
9 280 (36.51%) CSS3
10 273 (35.59%) TDD
11 255 (33.25%) Front End Development
12 252 (32.86%) AngularJS
13 248 (32.33%) Scrum
14 227 (29.60%) React
15 210 (27.38%) jQuery
16 184 (23.99%) Web Development
17 176 (22.95%) Continuous Integration
18 173 (22.56%) Java
19 164 (21.38%) REST
20 161 (20.99%) Node.js
21 158 (20.60%) Sass
21 158 (20.60%) JIRA
22 156 (20.34%) Test Automation
23 154 (20.08%) MVC
24 137 (17.86%) BDD
25 136 (17.73%) OO
26 128 (16.69%) Jenkins
27 122 (15.91%) Kanban
28 115 (14.99%) Finance
29 114 (14.86%) Subversion

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
1 106 (13.82%) CMS
2 104 (13.56%) Confluence
3 29 (3.78%) SharePoint
4 23 (3.00%) Drupal
5 22 (2.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 20 (2.61%) WordPress
7 11 (1.43%) CoreMedia CMS
7 11 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
8 10 (1.30%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.78%) Marvel
10 5 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
10 5 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.52%) Alfresco
11 4 (0.52%) Documentum
11 4 (0.52%) FileNet
11 4 (0.52%) Liferay
11 4 (0.52%) LiveCycle
11 4 (0.52%) LiveLink
11 4 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.52%) Umbraco
Applications
1 78 (10.17%) Photoshop
2 39 (5.08%) InVision
3 25 (3.26%) Adobe Illustrator
4 19 (2.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (1.30%) Adobe After Effects
5 10 (1.30%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.52%) Acrobat
6 4 (0.52%) Final Cut Pro
6 4 (0.52%) InDesign
6 4 (0.52%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.26%) UXPin
8 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 4 (0.52%) Magento
2 2 (0.26%) OpenCart
2 2 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 77 (10.04%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (6.39%) npm
4 25 (3.26%) GitHub
5 23 (3.00%) SaaS
6 19 (2.48%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 13 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
7 13 (1.69%) Serverless
7 13 (1.69%) Yarn
8 11 (1.43%) AWS CloudFormation
8 11 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (1.17%) Amazon Kinesis
9 9 (1.17%) Google Analytics
9 9 (1.17%) OpenShift
10 8 (1.04%) Office 365
11 7 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (0.91%) Basecamp
12 6 (0.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 6 (0.78%) PaaS
13 4 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 100 (13.04%) HTTP
2 34 (4.43%) Internet
3 9 (1.17%) FTP
3 9 (1.17%) SMTP
3 9 (1.17%) SSH
4 5 (0.65%) Intranet
5 4 (0.52%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.26%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (11.21%) Relational Database
2 47 (6.13%) MySQL
3 29 (3.78%) SQL Server
4 18 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (1.96%) MongoDB
6 13 (1.69%) SQLite
7 12 (1.56%) Neo4j
8 11 (1.43%) Redis
9 9 (1.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 9 (1.17%) NoSQL
10 5 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (0.65%) Big Data
11 4 (0.52%) Blockchain
11 4 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.39%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.39%) SQL Server 2014
13 1 (0.13%) DB2
13 1 (0.13%) MariaDB
13 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 311 (40.55%) Git (software)
2 158 (20.60%) JIRA
3 128 (16.69%) Jenkins
4 114 (14.86%) Subversion
5 71 (9.26%) gulp
6 70 (9.13%) JUnit
7 61 (7.95%) Grunt
8 56 (7.30%) webpack
9 54 (7.04%) Hudson
10 51 (6.65%) Jasmine
11 46 (6.00%) Maven
12 44 (5.74%) Selenium
13 42 (5.48%) Mocha
14 40 (5.22%) Karma Test Runner
15 39 (5.08%) Axure RP
16 29 (3.78%) Bitbucket
17 28 (3.65%) Team Foundation Server
18 22 (2.87%) Protractor
19 19 (2.48%) Babel
20 18 (2.35%) Mercurial
General
1 115 (14.99%) Finance
2 53 (6.91%) Retail
3 36 (4.69%) Banking
4 34 (4.43%) Marketing
5 12 (1.56%) Games
6 8 (1.04%) Advertising
6 8 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (1.04%) Telecoms
7 6 (0.78%) Interactive Media
8 5 (0.65%) Back Office
8 5 (0.65%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.39%) Dutch Language
9 3 (0.39%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.39%) Publishing
10 2 (0.26%) Legal
10 2 (0.26%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.13%) Arabic Language
11 1 (0.13%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.13%) Electronics
11 1 (0.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 561 (73.14%) Developer
2 214 (27.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 128 (16.69%) Designer
4 120 (15.65%) React Developer
5 104 (13.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 88 (11.47%) UX Designer
7 79 (10.30%) UI Developer
8 58 (7.56%) UI Designer
9 57 (7.43%) HTML Developer
10 54 (7.04%) Agile Developer
11 53 (6.91%) Scala Developer
12 46 (6.00%) HTML CSS Developer
13 41 (5.35%) Java Developer
14 40 (5.22%) Senior Developer
14 40 (5.22%) Web Developer
15 36 (4.69%) UI/UX Designer
16 29 (3.78%) Angular Developer
17 23 (3.00%) .NET Developer
18 20 (2.61%) Senior React Developer
19 19 (2.48%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 594 (77.44%) CSS
2 584 (76.14%) HTML
3 391 (50.98%) HTML5
4 280 (36.51%) CSS3
5 252 (32.86%) AngularJS
6 227 (29.60%) React
7 210 (27.38%) jQuery
8 164 (21.38%) REST
9 161 (20.99%) Node.js
10 158 (20.60%) Sass
11 114 (14.86%) JSON
12 111 (14.47%) RESTful
13 98 (12.78%) Spring
14 93 (12.13%) Web Services
15 87 (11.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 82 (10.69%) Redux
17 74 (9.65%) Ajax
18 67 (8.74%) .NET
18 67 (8.74%) LESS
19 65 (8.47%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 282 (36.77%) User Experience
2 48 (6.26%) Mobile App
3 28 (3.65%) Greenfield Project
4 24 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (2.87%) Computer Science
6 21 (2.74%) Public Cloud
7 19 (2.48%) Fintech
8 17 (2.22%) Data Structures
9 14 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
9 14 (1.83%) W3C
10 10 (1.30%) Cloud Native
10 10 (1.30%) iPhone
11 9 (1.17%) Management Information System
11 9 (1.17%) Social Media
11 9 (1.17%) Video on Demand
12 8 (1.04%) Algorithms
12 8 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
13 7 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (0.91%) NHS
13 7 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 90 (11.73%) Linux
2 31 (4.04%) Apple iOS
3 28 (3.65%) Android
4 25 (3.26%) Unix
5 24 (3.13%) Mac OS X
6 9 (1.17%) Windows
7 5 (0.65%) VMS
8 4 (0.52%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 461 (60.10%) Agile Software Development
2 293 (38.20%) Web Design
3 273 (35.59%) TDD
4 255 (33.25%) Front End Development
5 248 (32.33%) Scrum
6 184 (23.99%) Web Development
7 176 (22.95%) Continuous Integration
8 156 (20.34%) Test Automation
9 154 (20.08%) MVC
10 137 (17.86%) BDD
11 136 (17.73%) OO
12 122 (15.91%) Kanban
13 105 (13.69%) Open Source
14 104 (13.56%) Wireframes
15 98 (12.78%) Problem-Solving
16 91 (11.86%) E-Commerce
16 91 (11.86%) Pair Programming
17 76 (9.91%) Unit Testing
18 72 (9.39%) Content Management
19 71 (9.26%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 565 (73.66%) JavaScript
2 173 (22.56%) Java
3 88 (11.47%) ES6
4 67 (8.74%) C#
5 61 (7.95%) Scala
6 60 (7.82%) Ruby
7 49 (6.39%) PHP
8 44 (5.74%) TypeScript
9 33 (4.30%) Python
10 30 (3.91%) SQL
11 15 (1.96%) Objective-C
12 13 (1.69%) Java 8
12 13 (1.69%) PHP 7
13 11 (1.43%) Apple Swift
14 8 (1.04%) PHP 5
15 6 (0.78%) PL/SQL
16 5 (0.65%) CoffeeScript
16 5 (0.65%) PowerShell
16 5 (0.65%) PureScript
17 4 (0.52%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 50 (6.52%) BPSS Clearance
2 46 (6.00%) Degree
3 40 (5.22%) Security Cleared
4 35 (4.56%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (0.78%) APMP
6 6 (0.78%) ISEB
7 3 (0.39%) BC Cleared
7 3 (0.39%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.26%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (5.08%) QA
2 22 (2.87%) WCAG
3 5 (0.65%) GxP
4 4 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.52%) PMO
5 3 (0.39%) WAI
System Software
1 47 (6.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (3.13%) Kubernetes
2 11 (1.43%) HockeyApp
3 9 (1.17%) Puppet
4 8 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.91%) Ansible
6 4 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.13%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.13%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 103 (13.43%) Adobe
2 88 (11.47%) Google
3 36 (4.69%) Microsoft
4 14 (1.83%) Atlassian
5 13 (1.69%) Twitter
6 12 (1.56%) Oracle
7 11 (1.43%) CA Agile Central
7 11 (1.43%) Xamarin
8 10 (1.30%) Apple
8 10 (1.30%) Sitecore
9 9 (1.17%) Zend
10 8 (1.04%) Apiary
10 8 (1.04%) IBM
11 7 (0.91%) MuleSoft
12 6 (0.78%) hybris
12 6 (0.78%) OpenText
13 5 (0.65%) ATG
13 5 (0.65%) Omniture
13 5 (0.65%) Tableau
14 4 (0.52%) Sencha