Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 332 286 268
Rank change year-on-year -46 -18 -18
Contract jobs citing Responsive Web Design 788 882 1,055
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.77% 0.91% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 1.07% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 598 738
UK median daily rate £440 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £250
90th Percentile £588 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £388 £363
% change year-on-year +8.39% +6.90% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £29.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.55% +16.00% +42.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +3.45% +16.00% +42.86%

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 88,125 82,523 92,097
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 86.21% 85.56% 84.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,129 54,070 60,770
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,375 2,085 2,305
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.00% +6.38% +9.05%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.42 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.25 £47.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +4.17% +10.91%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 19 August 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 -37 735 £440 +6.67% 269
London +16 442 £475 +8.57% 97
UK excluding London -85 334 £420 +8.39% 182
North of England -62 97 £413 +7.14% 45
South East -29 75 £425 +1.19% 47
North West +12 69 £425 +21.43% 22
Midlands -14 61 £413 +14.58% 33
Scotland -62 38 £425 -19.05% 7
West Midlands -25 36 £425 +19.30% 16
East of England -8 32 £438 +4.17% 24
South West -30 26 £415 +14.48% 23
Yorkshire -68 26 £394 -1.50% 18
East Midlands -2 25 £400 +3.23% 17
Wales -29 3 £350 -20.00% 3
North East -20 2 £315 -21.93% 5

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 597 (75.76%) CSS
2 588 (74.62%) HTML
3 587 (74.49%) JavaScript
4 479 (60.79%) Agile Software Development
5 398 (50.51%) HTML5
6 295 (37.44%) CSS3
7 294 (37.31%) Git (software)
8 292 (37.06%) User Experience
9 279 (35.41%) Web Design
10 262 (33.25%) TDD
11 238 (30.20%) AngularJS
12 235 (29.82%) React
13 233 (29.57%) Front End Development
14 232 (29.44%) Scrum
15 216 (27.41%) jQuery
16 199 (25.25%) Web Development
17 181 (22.97%) Java
18 178 (22.59%) Node.js
19 167 (21.19%) Sass
20 164 (20.81%) Test Automation
21 161 (20.43%) MVC
21 161 (20.43%) Finance
22 145 (18.40%) JIRA
22 145 (18.40%) REST
23 144 (18.27%) Continuous Integration
24 126 (15.99%) Jenkins
25 116 (14.72%) BDD
26 112 (14.21%) OO
27 111 (14.09%) JSON
28 110 (13.96%) ES6

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 98 (12.44%) Confluence
2 69 (8.76%) CMS
3 22 (2.79%) Drupal
4 18 (2.28%) WordPress
5 17 (2.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 17 (2.16%) SharePoint
6 8 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (1.02%) Tomcat
7 7 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (0.76%) Predix
8 6 (0.76%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.63%) Apache
9 5 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
9 5 (0.63%) CoreMedia CMS
9 5 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (0.63%) Umbraco
10 4 (0.51%) Documentum
10 4 (0.51%) FileNet
10 4 (0.51%) LiveCycle
10 4 (0.51%) LiveLink
Applications
1 92 (11.68%) Photoshop
2 46 (5.84%) InVision
3 42 (5.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 28 (3.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (1.27%) Fireworks
6 7 (0.89%) Adobe After Effects
6 7 (0.89%) UXPin
7 6 (0.76%) InDesign
7 6 (0.76%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (0.51%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.38%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 1 (0.13%) Final Cut Pro
11 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
11 1 (0.13%) Moqups
11 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.51%) Magento
3 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 72 (9.14%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (8.12%) npm
3 49 (6.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (4.31%) GitHub
5 16 (2.03%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 11 (1.40%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (1.14%) AWS Lambda
7 9 (1.14%) SaaS
7 9 (1.14%) Serverless
8 8 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (1.02%) Google Analytics
8 8 (1.02%) Yarn
9 7 (0.89%) Adobe Analytics
9 7 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (0.89%) Basecamp
10 6 (0.76%) Amazon Kinesis
10 6 (0.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 6 (0.76%) PaaS
11 5 (0.63%) Office 365
12 3 (0.38%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 93 (11.80%) HTTP
2 33 (4.19%) Internet
3 7 (0.89%) SMS
4 5 (0.63%) FTP
4 5 (0.63%) Intranet
5 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.13%) MQTT
5 1 (0.13%) SMTP
5 1 (0.13%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 48 (6.09%) MySQL
3 37 (4.70%) SQL Server
4 26 (3.30%) MongoDB
5 20 (2.54%) Neo4j
6 19 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (1.40%) Redis
8 7 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (0.63%) Azure SQL Database
10 5 (0.63%) NoSQL
11 4 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.51%) SQLite
12 3 (0.38%) Cloud Spanner
12 3 (0.38%) NewSQL
13 2 (0.25%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.13%) Big Data
14 1 (0.13%) DB2
Development Applications
1 294 (37.31%) Git (software)
2 145 (18.40%) JIRA
3 126 (15.99%) Jenkins
4 109 (13.83%) Subversion
5 82 (10.41%) webpack
6 78 (9.90%) Grunt
7 77 (9.77%) gulp
8 68 (8.63%) Jasmine
9 61 (7.74%) JUnit
10 54 (6.85%) Karma Test Runner
11 52 (6.60%) Maven
12 49 (6.22%) Selenium
13 45 (5.71%) Hudson
14 34 (4.31%) Mocha
15 33 (4.19%) Axure RP
16 26 (3.30%) Bitbucket
16 26 (3.30%) Cucumber
17 24 (3.05%) Babel
18 23 (2.92%) Mockito
18 23 (2.92%) Protractor
General
1 161 (20.43%) Finance
2 62 (7.87%) Retail
3 53 (6.73%) Banking
4 28 (3.55%) Marketing
5 19 (2.41%) Games
6 13 (1.65%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.40%) Interactive Media
8 9 (1.14%) Financial Institution
9 7 (0.89%) Advertising
10 6 (0.76%) Back Office
10 6 (0.76%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.63%) Legal
11 5 (0.63%) Publishing
12 4 (0.51%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.13%) Digital Economy
14 1 (0.13%) Law
14 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 573 (72.72%) Developer
2 200 (25.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 137 (17.39%) Designer
4 128 (16.24%) React Developer
5 116 (14.72%) JavaScript Developer
6 83 (10.53%) UI Developer
7 76 (9.64%) UX Designer
8 70 (8.88%) HTML Developer
9 58 (7.36%) HTML CSS Developer
9 58 (7.36%) UI Designer
10 54 (6.85%) Senior Developer
11 52 (6.60%) Web Developer
12 47 (5.96%) Java Developer
13 42 (5.33%) Agile Developer
14 37 (4.70%) Scala Developer
15 34 (4.31%) Angular Developer
16 26 (3.30%) .NET Developer
16 26 (3.30%) Full Stack Developer
16 26 (3.30%) UI/UX Designer
17 24 (3.05%) Senior React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 597 (75.76%) CSS
2 588 (74.62%) HTML
3 398 (50.51%) HTML5
4 295 (37.44%) CSS3
5 238 (30.20%) AngularJS
6 235 (29.82%) React
7 216 (27.41%) jQuery
8 178 (22.59%) Node.js
9 167 (21.19%) Sass
10 145 (18.40%) REST
11 111 (14.09%) JSON
12 108 (13.71%) RESTful
13 107 (13.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 96 (12.18%) LESS
14 96 (12.18%) Web Services
15 91 (11.55%) Spring
16 83 (10.53%) Redux
17 81 (10.28%) .NET
18 65 (8.25%) Ajax
19 49 (6.22%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 292 (37.06%) User Experience
2 37 (4.70%) Greenfield Project
3 33 (4.19%) Mobile App
4 21 (2.66%) Fintech
5 20 (2.54%) Data Structures
6 19 (2.41%) W3C
7 16 (2.03%) Computer Science
8 14 (1.78%) Video on Demand
9 12 (1.52%) Public Cloud
10 11 (1.40%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (1.40%) Self-Motivation
11 8 (1.02%) Algorithms
11 8 (1.02%) Cloud Native
11 8 (1.02%) Over-the-Top Content
11 8 (1.02%) Social Media
12 7 (0.89%) NHS
13 6 (0.76%) Animation
13 6 (0.76%) Digital Media
13 6 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (0.76%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 101 (12.82%) Linux
2 33 (4.19%) Unix
3 31 (3.93%) Mac OS X
4 30 (3.81%) Android
5 29 (3.68%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.14%) Windows
7 5 (0.63%) VMS
8 4 (0.51%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.13%) Nucleus RTOS
9 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 479 (60.79%) Agile Software Development
2 279 (35.41%) Web Design
3 262 (33.25%) TDD
4 233 (29.57%) Front End Development
5 232 (29.44%) Scrum
6 199 (25.25%) Web Development
7 164 (20.81%) Test Automation
8 161 (20.43%) MVC
9 144 (18.27%) Continuous Integration
10 116 (14.72%) BDD
11 112 (14.21%) OO
12 96 (12.18%) Open Source
13 93 (11.80%) Kanban
14 92 (11.68%) E-Commerce
15 90 (11.42%) Unit Testing
16 86 (10.91%) Wireframes
17 82 (10.41%) Mobile First
18 81 (10.28%) Problem-Solving
19 77 (9.77%) Pair Programming
20 69 (8.76%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 587 (74.49%) JavaScript
2 181 (22.97%) Java
3 110 (13.96%) ES6
4 62 (7.87%) PHP
4 62 (7.87%) Scala
5 53 (6.73%) C#
6 50 (6.35%) Ruby
7 49 (6.22%) TypeScript
8 19 (2.41%) Python
9 17 (2.16%) SQL
10 14 (1.78%) Java 8
11 6 (0.76%) C++
12 5 (0.63%) CoffeeScript
12 5 (0.63%) PHP 7
12 5 (0.63%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.51%) Clojure
13 4 (0.51%) Objective-C
13 4 (0.51%) PureScript
14 3 (0.38%) Perl
14 3 (0.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 49 (6.22%) Degree
2 46 (5.84%) BPSS Clearance
3 42 (5.33%) Security Cleared
4 33 (4.19%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.51%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.38%) BC Cleared
6 3 (0.38%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (0.38%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (5.58%) QA
2 14 (1.78%) WCAG
3 7 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.51%) PMO
4 4 (0.51%) WAI
5 2 (0.25%) GDPR
6 1 (0.13%) GCP
System Software
1 33 (4.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (2.92%) Puppet
2 12 (1.52%) Kubernetes
3 8 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.89%) Ansible
5 4 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.13%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.13%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 96 (12.18%) Adobe
2 71 (9.01%) Google
3 29 (3.68%) Microsoft
4 14 (1.78%) Sitecore
5 10 (1.27%) CA Agile Central
5 10 (1.27%) IBM
5 10 (1.27%) Zend
6 8 (1.02%) Atlassian
6 8 (1.02%) hybris
6 8 (1.02%) MuleSoft
7 6 (0.76%) Apiary
7 6 (0.76%) Mapbox
7 6 (0.76%) OpenText
7 6 (0.76%) Perforce
8 5 (0.63%) Oracle
8 5 (0.63%) Tableau
9 4 (0.51%) ATG
9 4 (0.51%) Nintex
9 4 (0.51%) Sencha
9 4 (0.51%) Xerox