Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 321 267 246
Rank change year-on-year -54 -21 -2
Contract jobs citing Responsive Web Design 766 902 1,142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.76% 0.94% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 1.12% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 569 629 844
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £299 £294 £258
90th Percentile £575 £553 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £363
% change year-on-year -0.66% +4.14% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
UK median hourly rate £11.30 £40.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -71.75% +2.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £10.80 £29.50 £23.07
90th Percentile £11.80 £42.50 £157.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 £107.00
% change year-on-year - -71.96% -

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 85,211 80,432 89,445
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.70% 83.82% 82.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 56,902 53,269 58,166
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £288 £263 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.13% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,047 2,240 2,647
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +3.18% +21.15%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.30 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.35 £49.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.66
% change year-on-year - -2.57% +25.17%

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 17 February 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 17 February 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 -44 717 £425 +5.33% 359
London -36 425 £450 +5.88% 148
UK excluding London -54 331 £375 -0.66% 227
North of England -9 96 £375 -3.23% 75
South East -37 76 £375 - 58
Midlands -25 63 £375 -6.25% 42
North West +14 45 £350 -2.78% 45
Yorkshire -24 43 £375 -11.76% 22
East Midlands -14 38 £413 +3.13% 18
East of England -8 33 £405 +6.31% 17
Scotland -21 29 £350 +1.45% 9
South West +3 27 £320 -24.71% 19
West Midlands -17 26 £350 -20.00% 24
Wales -6 14 £450 +12.15% 5
North East +30 6 £380 +7.04% 8

For the 6 months to 17 February 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.

1 621 (81.07%) HTML
2 615 (80.29%) CSS
3 529 (69.06%) JavaScript
4 417 (54.44%) Agile Software Development
5 404 (52.74%) HTML5
6 320 (41.78%) CSS3
7 291 (37.99%) Web Design
8 261 (34.07%) Git (software)
9 249 (32.51%) Front End Development
10 248 (32.38%) AngularJS
11 240 (31.33%) User Experience
12 227 (29.63%) jQuery
13 219 (28.59%) TDD
14 218 (28.46%) Sass
15 206 (26.89%) Web Development
16 178 (23.24%) Java
17 172 (22.45%) React
18 165 (21.54%) Node.js
19 148 (19.32%) Test Automation
20 145 (18.93%) Finance
21 136 (17.75%) Scrum
22 132 (17.23%) Web Services
22 132 (17.23%) Continuous Integration
23 131 (17.10%) .NET
24 129 (16.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 114 (14.88%) MVC
26 110 (14.36%) Linux
27 107 (13.97%) BDD
28 104 (13.58%) C#
29 101 (13.19%) 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 77 (10.05%) CMS
2 68 (8.88%) Confluence
3 22 (2.87%) WordPress
4 17 (2.22%) Apache
5 15 (1.96%) Drupal
5 15 (1.96%) EPiServer
6 13 (1.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 13 (1.70%) IIS
7 12 (1.57%) JBoss
8 11 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (1.44%) Tomcat
8 11 (1.44%) WebSphere
9 10 (1.31%) nginx
9 10 (1.31%) Umbraco
10 8 (1.04%) WebLogic
11 6 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.65%) SharePoint
13 4 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
13 4 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
14 3 (0.39%) Marvel
Applications
1 96 (12.53%) Photoshop
2 79 (10.31%) Adobe Illustrator
3 33 (4.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 27 (3.52%) InVision
5 5 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (0.65%) UXPin
6 3 (0.39%) GIMP
6 3 (0.39%) InDesign
7 2 (0.26%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (0.26%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.13%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.13%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.13%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (1.44%) Magento
2 8 (1.04%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.39%) Infor M3
4 2 (0.26%) Movex
4 2 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.13%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.13%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 65 (8.49%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (7.44%) npm
3 22 (2.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (2.48%) Google Analytics
5 17 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 12 (1.57%) GitHub
7 10 (1.31%) Amazon S3
8 8 (1.04%) Amazon SQS
8 8 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (0.91%) Google Tag Manager
10 5 (0.65%) SaaS
11 4 (0.52%) Basecamp
12 3 (0.39%) Amazon Kinesis
12 3 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.39%) PaaS
12 3 (0.39%) Serverless
13 2 (0.26%) IaaS
14 1 (0.13%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 84 (10.97%) HTTP
2 19 (2.48%) Internet
3 15 (1.96%) FTP
4 13 (1.70%) SMS
5 6 (0.78%) Intranet
6 3 (0.39%) SMTP
6 3 (0.39%) SSH
6 3 (0.39%) SSL
7 2 (0.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (11.49%) Relational Database
2 75 (9.79%) MySQL
3 48 (6.27%) MongoDB
4 45 (5.87%) PostgreSQL
5 36 (4.70%) SQL Server
6 24 (3.13%) NoSQL
7 19 (2.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 14 (1.83%) Neo4j
9 9 (1.17%) RDBMS
10 7 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (0.91%) Redis
11 6 (0.78%) Big Data
11 6 (0.78%) Cloud Spanner
11 6 (0.78%) NewSQL
12 4 (0.52%) DB2
12 4 (0.52%) MariaDB
12 4 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (0.39%) MS Access
14 2 (0.26%) Azure SQL Database
14 2 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 261 (34.07%) Git (software)
2 101 (13.19%) Jenkins
2 101 (13.19%) Subversion
3 98 (12.79%) gulp
4 93 (12.14%) JIRA
5 78 (10.18%) Grunt
6 73 (9.53%) webpack
7 57 (7.44%) Jasmine
8 49 (6.40%) JUnit
9 45 (5.87%) Cucumber
10 41 (5.35%) Mocha
11 40 (5.22%) Karma Test Runner
12 29 (3.79%) Selenium
13 23 (3.00%) Maven
14 18 (2.35%) Axure RP
14 18 (2.35%) Babel
14 18 (2.35%) Bower
15 15 (1.96%) Mockito
16 14 (1.83%) Eclipse
16 14 (1.83%) Mercurial
General
1 145 (18.93%) Finance
2 49 (6.40%) Marketing
2 49 (6.40%) Retail
3 46 (6.01%) Banking
4 24 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 15 (1.96%) Games
6 10 (1.31%) Publishing
7 6 (0.78%) Back Office
7 6 (0.78%) Legal
8 5 (0.65%) Advertising
8 5 (0.65%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.52%) Automotive
9 4 (0.52%) Law
10 3 (0.39%) Electronics
10 3 (0.39%) Music Industry
10 3 (0.39%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.26%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 561 (73.24%) Developer
2 230 (30.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 128 (16.71%) Designer
4 93 (12.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 63 (8.22%) HTML Developer
6 61 (7.96%) Java Developer
7 58 (7.57%) React Developer
8 56 (7.31%) UX Designer
9 51 (6.66%) Senior Developer
10 50 (6.53%) HTML CSS Developer
11 47 (6.14%) Web Developer
12 45 (5.87%) Angular Developer
13 42 (5.48%) UI Developer
14 41 (5.35%) .NET Developer
14 41 (5.35%) UI Designer
15 34 (4.44%) Full Stack Developer
16 30 (3.92%) Digital Designer
17 29 (3.79%) PHP Developer
18 27 (3.52%) Visual Designer
19 22 (2.87%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 621 (81.07%) HTML
2 615 (80.29%) CSS
3 404 (52.74%) HTML5
4 320 (41.78%) CSS3
5 248 (32.38%) AngularJS
6 227 (29.63%) jQuery
7 218 (28.46%) Sass
8 172 (22.45%) React
9 165 (21.54%) Node.js
10 132 (17.23%) Web Services
11 131 (17.10%) .NET
12 129 (16.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 101 (13.19%) LESS
14 99 (12.92%) JSON
15 96 (12.53%) REST
15 96 (12.53%) RESTful
16 86 (11.23%) Redux
17 70 (9.14%) Spring
18 69 (9.01%) Ajax
19 60 (7.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 240 (31.33%) User Experience
2 63 (8.22%) Mobile App
3 33 (4.31%) Enterprise Software
4 30 (3.92%) Greenfield Project
5 29 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (3.52%) Fintech
7 25 (3.26%) Social Media
8 18 (2.35%) Video on Demand
9 16 (2.09%) Computer Science
10 14 (1.83%) Animation
11 11 (1.44%) Video\Live Streaming
11 11 (1.44%) Virtual Team
12 10 (1.31%) Graphic Design
13 9 (1.17%) N-Tier
13 9 (1.17%) W3C
14 7 (0.91%) Over-the-Top Content
15 5 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
15 5 (0.65%) Video Editing
16 4 (0.52%) Public Cloud
17 3 (0.39%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 110 (14.36%) Linux
2 66 (8.62%) Unix
3 50 (6.53%) Mac OS X
4 37 (4.83%) Android
5 31 (4.05%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.78%) Windows
7 4 (0.52%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.26%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 417 (54.44%) Agile Software Development
2 291 (37.99%) Web Design
3 249 (32.51%) Front End Development
4 219 (28.59%) TDD
5 206 (26.89%) Web Development
6 148 (19.32%) Test Automation
7 136 (17.75%) Scrum
8 132 (17.23%) Continuous Integration
9 114 (14.88%) MVC
10 107 (13.97%) BDD
11 97 (12.66%) E-Commerce
12 95 (12.40%) Unit Testing
13 74 (9.66%) Wireframes
14 65 (8.49%) Prototyping
15 61 (7.96%) Mobile First
16 60 (7.83%) Analytics
17 57 (7.44%) OO
18 55 (7.18%) Microservices
19 54 (7.05%) Open Source
20 49 (6.40%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 529 (69.06%) JavaScript
2 178 (23.24%) Java
3 104 (13.58%) C#
4 78 (10.18%) SQL
5 77 (10.05%) ES6
6 71 (9.27%) Python
7 61 (7.96%) PHP
8 56 (7.31%) Ruby
9 50 (6.53%) Scala
10 39 (5.09%) TypeScript
11 23 (3.00%) PL/SQL
12 14 (1.83%) C++
13 12 (1.57%) C
14 8 (1.04%) ES8
14 8 (1.04%) Groovy
14 8 (1.04%) Perl
15 5 (0.65%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.65%) XPath
16 4 (0.52%) ES7
16 4 (0.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 50 (6.53%) Degree
2 24 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 16 (2.09%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (1.17%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.26%) MCSD
8 1 (0.13%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.13%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.13%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.83%) QA
2 12 (1.57%) WCAG
3 2 (0.26%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.26%) WAI
System Software
1 30 (3.92%) Docker
2 3 (0.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (2.87%) Puppet
2 11 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.78%) Ansible
4 2 (0.26%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 2 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.13%) Grafana
5 1 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 77 (10.05%) Adobe
2 66 (8.62%) Google
3 38 (4.96%) Oracle
4 20 (2.61%) Microsoft
5 16 (2.09%) Sitecore
6 11 (1.44%) Perforce
7 9 (1.17%) Cisco
8 7 (0.91%) Atlassian
8 7 (0.91%) DevExpress
8 7 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (0.78%) Zend
10 5 (0.65%) MuleSoft
10 5 (0.65%) Optimizely
11 4 (0.52%) Apple
11 4 (0.52%) hybris
11 4 (0.52%) IBM
12 3 (0.39%) Capita
12 3 (0.39%) Infor
12 3 (0.39%) Mapbox
12 3 (0.39%) SAP