Period
to 16 June 2019

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 6 months to 16 June 2019 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
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 168 153 149
Rank change year-on-year -15 -4 0
Contract jobs citing Responsive Web Design 17 36 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.74% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.88% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 28 13
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £406 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.77% +15.91% +16.83%
10th Percentile £373 £319 £327
90th Percentile £556 £479 £428
England median daily rate £495 £435 £413
% change year-on-year +13.79% +5.45% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £38.50 £55.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -30.00% +89.66% -25.64%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,922 4,089 3,598
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 86.37% 83.93% 82.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,427 2,499 2,235
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £275 £265 £250
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 177 145
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.43 £15.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.50% -30.23% +17.65%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.90 £11.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £39.25 £47.25
England median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +13.64% -12.00% -

Responsive Web Design
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Responsive Web Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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 6 months to 16 June 2019.

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 6 months to 16 June 2019. 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
Birmingham +4 11 £463 +8.82%
Coventry -4 3 £450 -2.70%
Staffordshire +9 2 £400 +19.40%
Responsive Web Design
England

For the 6 months to 16 June 2019, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Responsive Web Design.

1 15 (88.24%) User Experience
2 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 11 (64.71%) CSS
2 11 (64.71%) HTML
3 9 (52.94%) Web Design
3 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (35.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 6 (35.29%) Front End Development
4 6 (35.29%) Java
5 5 (29.41%) Python
5 5 (29.41%) XML
5 5 (29.41%) Perl
5 5 (29.41%) Maven
5 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
5 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
5 5 (29.41%) Mobile Application Development
5 5 (29.41%) React
5 5 (29.41%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (29.41%) DevOps
5 5 (29.41%) Serverless
5 5 (29.41%) Design Thinking
6 4 (23.53%) HTML5
6 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
7 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
7 3 (17.65%) jQuery
7 3 (17.65%) AngularJS

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Marvel
1 1 (5.88%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (29.41%) Serverless
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
1 5 (29.41%) Maven
1 5 (29.41%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) Axure RP
3 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (5.88%) Banking
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) React Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Solutions Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Digital Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Designer
5 3 (17.65%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (17.65%) UX Designer
6 2 (11.76%) DevOps Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Lead Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (11.76%) UI Designer
6 2 (11.76%) UI Developer
6 2 (11.76%) UI/UX Designer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (5.88%) Web Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) CSS
1 11 (64.71%) HTML
2 5 (29.41%) React
2 5 (29.41%) XML
3 4 (23.53%) HTML5
4 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
4 3 (17.65%) jQuery
5 2 (11.76%) CSS3
5 2 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (11.76%) LESS
5 2 (11.76%) RESTful
5 2 (11.76%) Sass
5 2 (11.76%) Spring
5 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (5.88%) .NET
6 1 (5.88%) Ajax
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
6 1 (5.88%) Java EE
6 1 (5.88%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (88.24%) User Experience
2 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Android
1 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (52.94%) Web Design
2 6 (35.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 6 (35.29%) Front End Development
3 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (29.41%) Design Thinking
3 5 (29.41%) DevOps
3 5 (29.41%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
5 3 (17.65%) OOP
5 3 (17.65%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) Disruptive Innovation
6 2 (11.76%) Mobile First
6 2 (11.76%) TDD
6 2 (11.76%) Wireframes
7 1 (5.88%) Analytics
7 1 (5.88%) BDD
7 1 (5.88%) Open Source
7 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) Perl
3 5 (29.41%) Python
4 3 (17.65%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft