Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 329 271 258
Rank change year-on-year -58 -13 -1
Contract jobs citing Responsive Web Design 747 823 1,060
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.74% 0.91% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 1.08% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 568 750
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £313 £298 £250
90th Percentile £594 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £363
% change year-on-year -3.23% +6.90% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
UK median hourly rate £33.15 - £107.00
10th Percentile £14.47 - £51.35
90th Percentile £57.43 - £172.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £107.00

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 86,421 76,393 88,661
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 85.75% 84.67% 84.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 57,007 50,123 58,267
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £606
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.63% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,275 2,053 2,316
UK median hourly rate £21.79 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.84% - +19.05%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.47 £11.63
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.50 £50.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.12 £26.83
% change year-on-year -20.38% -6.37% +22.71%

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 23 May 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Responsive Web Design over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 23 May 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 -27 708 £432 +4.73% 273
London +30 445 £500 +11.11% 100
UK excluding London -119 293 £375 -3.23% 192
North of England -88 84 £375 -3.23% 55
South East -47 58 £325 -19.80% 44
Midlands 0 57 £375 +7.14% 36
Yorkshire -64 46 £370 -7.50% 23
North West -30 35 £375 +5.26% 31
East of England +2 34 £425 +0.71% 22
West Midlands -11 31 £375 +6.99% 28
South West -9 29 £400 +0.63% 16
Scotland -62 28 £390 -35.00% 13
East Midlands +11 27 £375 +11.11% 8
North East -21 3 £378 -2.27% 1
Wales -33 2 £450 +12.15% 2

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 578 (77.38%) HTML
2 571 (76.44%) CSS
3 532 (71.22%) JavaScript
4 461 (61.71%) Agile Software Development
5 377 (50.47%) HTML5
6 288 (38.55%) CSS3
7 269 (36.01%) User Experience
8 256 (34.27%) AngularJS
9 254 (34.00%) Git (software)
10 250 (33.47%) Web Design
11 247 (33.07%) TDD
12 215 (28.78%) jQuery
13 212 (28.38%) Web Development
14 199 (26.64%) Java
15 187 (25.03%) Test Automation
16 186 (24.90%) Front End Development
17 184 (24.63%) React
18 170 (22.76%) Sass
18 170 (22.76%) Node.js
18 170 (22.76%) Scrum
19 157 (21.02%) MVC
20 152 (20.35%) Finance
21 136 (18.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 123 (16.47%) REST
23 122 (16.33%) BDD
23 122 (16.33%) JIRA
24 118 (15.80%) Continuous Integration
25 116 (15.53%) RESTful
25 116 (15.53%) Web Services
26 115 (15.39%) Linux

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 (13.39%) Confluence
2 61 (8.17%) CMS
3 24 (3.21%) WordPress
4 17 (2.28%) Drupal
5 14 (1.87%) IIS
6 13 (1.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 13 (1.74%) Tomcat
7 11 (1.47%) Apache
8 10 (1.34%) EPiServer
8 10 (1.34%) WebSphere
9 8 (1.07%) Sitecore CMS
10 7 (0.94%) nginx
11 6 (0.80%) JBoss
11 6 (0.80%) Predix
12 5 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.54%) Cloud Foundry
13 4 (0.54%) SharePoint
13 4 (0.54%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
14 3 (0.40%) WebLogic
Applications
1 97 (12.99%) Photoshop
2 60 (8.03%) Adobe Illustrator
3 37 (4.95%) InVision
4 34 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (0.94%) UXPin
6 6 (0.80%) OmniGraffle
7 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (0.40%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (0.40%) InDesign
9 2 (0.27%) Adobe Captivate
9 2 (0.27%) GIMP
9 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.13%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.13%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
10 1 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 1 (0.13%) Moqups
Business Applications
1 9 (1.20%) Magento
2 5 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.40%) Infor M3
4 2 (0.27%) Movex
5 1 (0.13%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 74 (9.91%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (6.69%) npm
3 29 (3.88%) GitHub
4 22 (2.95%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (2.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 12 (1.61%) Google Analytics
7 10 (1.34%) Rackspace Cloud
8 9 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (1.07%) Amazon S3
9 8 (1.07%) Amazon SQS
9 8 (1.07%) AWS CloudFormation
9 8 (1.07%) AWS Lambda
9 8 (1.07%) Serverless
10 7 (0.94%) Adobe Analytics
10 7 (0.94%) Amazon Kinesis
10 7 (0.94%) Basecamp
10 7 (0.94%) Google Tag Manager
11 4 (0.54%) SaaS
12 3 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.13%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 86 (11.51%) HTTP
2 18 (2.41%) Internet
3 17 (2.28%) SMS
4 9 (1.20%) FTP
5 8 (1.07%) Intranet
6 2 (0.27%) SMTP
6 2 (0.27%) SSH
6 2 (0.27%) SSL
7 1 (0.13%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (11.65%) Relational Database
2 66 (8.84%) MySQL
3 51 (6.83%) MongoDB
4 43 (5.76%) PostgreSQL
5 40 (5.35%) SQL Server
6 26 (3.48%) Neo4j
7 24 (3.21%) NoSQL
8 19 (2.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 10 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (1.20%) Cloud Spanner
10 9 (1.20%) NewSQL
11 7 (0.94%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.80%) Redis
13 5 (0.67%) Azure SQL Database
14 4 (0.54%) Big Data
15 3 (0.40%) Blockchain
15 3 (0.40%) DB2
15 3 (0.40%) MS Access
16 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 1 (0.13%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 254 (34.00%) Git (software)
2 122 (16.33%) JIRA
3 109 (14.59%) Jenkins
4 105 (14.06%) Subversion
5 90 (12.05%) Grunt
6 83 (11.11%) webpack
7 81 (10.84%) gulp
8 78 (10.44%) Jasmine
9 67 (8.97%) Karma Test Runner
10 54 (7.23%) JUnit
11 45 (6.02%) Cucumber
12 41 (5.49%) Maven
13 38 (5.09%) Mocha
14 34 (4.55%) Selenium
15 26 (3.48%) Bower
16 23 (3.08%) Mockito
17 22 (2.95%) Hudson
18 18 (2.41%) Babel
19 16 (2.14%) Axure RP
20 14 (1.87%) Protractor
General
1 152 (20.35%) Finance
2 57 (7.63%) Retail
3 55 (7.36%) Banking
4 32 (4.28%) Marketing
5 28 (3.75%) Telecoms
6 17 (2.28%) Games
7 11 (1.47%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.20%) Legal
9 7 (0.94%) Back Office
10 6 (0.80%) Interactive Media
10 6 (0.80%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.67%) Law
11 5 (0.67%) Local Government
12 4 (0.54%) Advertising
12 4 (0.54%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.27%) Publishing
14 1 (0.13%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.13%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 542 (72.56%) Developer
2 180 (24.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 120 (16.06%) Designer
4 93 (12.45%) JavaScript Developer
4 93 (12.45%) React Developer
5 70 (9.37%) HTML Developer
6 68 (9.10%) Senior Developer
7 66 (8.84%) Java Developer
8 56 (7.50%) Web Developer
9 55 (7.36%) HTML CSS Developer
10 54 (7.23%) UX Designer
11 53 (7.10%) UI Developer
12 46 (6.16%) Angular Developer
13 45 (6.02%) UI Designer
14 40 (5.35%) .NET Developer
14 40 (5.35%) Full Stack Developer
15 29 (3.88%) Visual Designer
16 26 (3.48%) Agile Developer
17 25 (3.35%) PHP Developer
18 23 (3.08%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 578 (77.38%) HTML
2 571 (76.44%) CSS
3 377 (50.47%) HTML5
4 288 (38.55%) CSS3
5 256 (34.27%) AngularJS
6 215 (28.78%) jQuery
7 184 (24.63%) React
8 170 (22.76%) Node.js
8 170 (22.76%) Sass
9 136 (18.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 123 (16.47%) REST
11 116 (15.53%) RESTful
11 116 (15.53%) Web Services
12 111 (14.86%) .NET
13 106 (14.19%) LESS
14 105 (14.06%) JSON
15 85 (11.38%) Redux
16 81 (10.84%) Spring
17 51 (6.83%) ASP.NET
18 46 (6.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 269 (36.01%) User Experience
2 45 (6.02%) Mobile App
3 34 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
4 20 (2.68%) Fintech
5 15 (2.01%) Computer Science
6 14 (1.87%) Data Structures
6 14 (1.87%) W3C
7 13 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (1.61%) Social Media
9 11 (1.47%) Self-Motivation
9 11 (1.47%) Video on Demand
10 10 (1.34%) Animation
10 10 (1.34%) Graphic Design
11 9 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (1.07%) Virtual Team
13 6 (0.80%) N-Tier
13 6 (0.80%) Video\Live Streaming
14 5 (0.67%) Algorithms
14 5 (0.67%) Over-the-Top Content
14 5 (0.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 115 (15.39%) Linux
2 53 (7.10%) Unix
3 46 (6.16%) Mac OS X
4 41 (5.49%) Android
5 30 (4.02%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.67%) Windows
7 2 (0.27%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.13%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 461 (61.71%) Agile Software Development
2 250 (33.47%) Web Design
3 247 (33.07%) TDD
4 212 (28.38%) Web Development
5 187 (25.03%) Test Automation
6 186 (24.90%) Front End Development
7 170 (22.76%) Scrum
8 157 (21.02%) MVC
9 122 (16.33%) BDD
10 118 (15.80%) Continuous Integration
11 97 (12.99%) Unit Testing
12 94 (12.58%) E-Commerce
13 86 (11.51%) OO
14 73 (9.77%) Problem-Solving
15 71 (9.50%) Mobile First
16 70 (9.37%) Wireframes
17 69 (9.24%) Open Source
18 68 (9.10%) Analytics
19 66 (8.84%) Microservices
20 61 (8.17%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 532 (71.22%) JavaScript
2 199 (26.64%) Java
3 91 (12.18%) ES6
4 82 (10.98%) C#
5 61 (8.17%) PHP
6 59 (7.90%) Scala
7 55 (7.36%) SQL
8 48 (6.43%) Ruby
9 39 (5.22%) TypeScript
10 26 (3.48%) Python
11 10 (1.34%) C++
11 10 (1.34%) ES8
12 8 (1.07%) Java 8
13 7 (0.94%) C
13 7 (0.94%) Perl
13 7 (0.94%) XPath
14 5 (0.67%) Clojure
14 5 (0.67%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.54%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 51 (6.83%) Degree
2 46 (6.16%) Security Cleared
3 34 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
3 34 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (0.54%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.13%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (7.10%) QA
2 18 (2.41%) WCAG
3 5 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.40%) WAI
5 2 (0.27%) GDPR
System Software
1 20 (2.68%) Docker
2 3 (0.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 35 (4.69%) Puppet
2 16 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.80%) Ansible
4 3 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.27%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 85 (11.38%) Adobe
2 61 (8.17%) Google
3 21 (2.81%) Microsoft
3 21 (2.81%) Oracle
4 14 (1.87%) Sitecore
5 12 (1.61%) Atlassian
6 11 (1.47%) Rackspace
7 8 (1.07%) CA Agile Central
8 7 (0.94%) Zend
9 6 (0.80%) hybris
9 6 (0.80%) Mapbox
9 6 (0.80%) Optimizely
10 4 (0.54%) Apple
10 4 (0.54%) IBM
10 4 (0.54%) MuleSoft
10 4 (0.54%) Omniture
10 4 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.40%) Capita
11 3 (0.40%) Infor
11 3 (0.40%) Perforce