The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 3 months to 23 June 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
England / West Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 94 103
Rank change year-on-year -2 +9  
Contract jobs citing Responsive Web Design 25 42 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.23% 1.39% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 1.69% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 34 18
Median daily rate £352 £250 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.60% -26.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +6.89% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +16.00% -37.50%  

Responsive Web Design is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1699 2488 1862
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 83.65% 82.63% 77.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1012 1486 1172
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 53 75
Median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -5.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.15 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Responsive Web Design
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Responsive Web Design as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Responsive Web Design in the West Midlands

Responsive Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Responsive Web Design in the West Midlands

Responsive Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Responsive Web Design in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Responsive Web Design in the West Midlands

Responsive Web Design
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +18 5 £353 -11.87% 2
Staffordshire +3 4 £345 -4.82% 2
Birmingham -2 4 £360 +44.00% 3
Wolverhampton - 3 £350 -
Shropshire - 2 - -
Responsive Web Design
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Responsive Web Design.

1 31 (100.00%) HTML
1 31 (100.00%) HTML5
2 30 (96.77%) CSS
3 24 (77.42%) CSS3
4 22 (70.97%) MVC
5 20 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (61.29%) TDD
7 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
8 14 (45.16%) .NET
9 13 (41.94%) C#
9 13 (41.94%) jQuery
9 13 (41.94%) BDD
10 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
11 11 (35.48%) Web Design
11 11 (35.48%) RESTful
11 11 (35.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (32.26%) Scrum
13 9 (29.03%) Ajax
13 9 (29.03%) Web Development
13 9 (29.03%) JSON
13 9 (29.03%) Front End Development
13 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
13 9 (29.03%) Backbone.js
13 9 (29.03%) REST
14 8 (25.81%) Sass
14 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
14 8 (25.81%) User Experience
14 8 (25.81%) Unit Testing
14 8 (25.81%) Java

Responsive Web Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 6 (19.35%) Confluence
2 5 (16.13%) CMS
2 5 (16.13%) DNN
3 2 (6.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Adobe After Effects
1 2 (6.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (6.45%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (6.45%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
2 7 (22.58%) Subversion
3 6 (19.35%) JIRA
3 6 (19.35%) SpecFlow
4 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
4 5 (16.13%) JUnit
4 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio
5 4 (12.90%) Grunt
5 4 (12.90%) gulp
5 4 (12.90%) Mocha
6 3 (9.68%) NUnit
7 2 (6.45%) Babel
7 2 (6.45%) Jasmine
7 2 (6.45%) Vagrant
7 2 (6.45%) webpack
General
1 1 (3.23%) Games
1 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) .NET Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (16.13%) HTML CSS Developer
4 5 (16.13%) HTML Developer
4 5 (16.13%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Scala Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Web Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
6 3 (9.68%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Agile Developer
6 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.68%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.45%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Agile .NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Java Scala Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) HTML
1 31 (100.00%) HTML5
2 30 (96.77%) CSS
3 24 (77.42%) CSS3
4 14 (45.16%) .NET
5 13 (41.94%) jQuery
6 11 (35.48%) RESTful
6 11 (35.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (29.03%) Ajax
7 9 (29.03%) Backbone.js
7 9 (29.03%) JSON
7 9 (29.03%) REST
8 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
8 8 (25.81%) Sass
9 7 (22.58%) Django
9 7 (22.58%) Guice
9 7 (22.58%) Play Framework
9 7 (22.58%) Ruby on Rails
9 7 (22.58%) Spring
9 7 (22.58%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) User Experience
2 4 (12.90%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.23%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) MVC
2 20 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (61.29%) TDD
4 13 (41.94%) BDD
5 11 (35.48%) Web Design
6 10 (32.26%) Scrum
7 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (29.03%) Front End Development
7 9 (29.03%) Web Development
8 8 (25.81%) Unit Testing
9 7 (22.58%) Test Automation
10 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
10 6 (19.35%) Open Source
10 6 (19.35%) OWASP
11 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
11 5 (16.13%) Content Management
11 5 (16.13%) Kanban
11 5 (16.13%) Microservices
11 5 (16.13%) Migration
11 5 (16.13%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
2 13 (41.94%) C#
3 8 (25.81%) Java
4 7 (22.58%) Ruby
4 7 (22.58%) Scala
5 6 (19.35%) TypeScript
6 3 (9.68%) Python
6 3 (9.68%) SQL
7 2 (6.45%) ES6
8 1 (3.23%) C++
8 1 (3.23%) PHP
8 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) DBS Check
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Google
2 2 (6.45%) Adobe
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
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