Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 150 140
Rank change year-on-year -22 -10 0
Contract jobs citing Responsive Web Design 37 36 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.72% 0.75% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.89% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 63
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £355 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.63% -11.19% +23.08%
10th Percentile £360 £286 £250
90th Percentile £500 £430 £535
England median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +20.69% -17.14% +100.00%

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 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 4,394 4,041 5,276
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 85.99% 83.98% 84.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,687 2,587 3,143
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £239 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 141 153
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £25.00 £17.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.60% +46.03% -14.40%
10th Percentile £11.06 £11.75 £10.61
90th Percentile £39.75 £48.75 £39.90
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £22.85
% change year-on-year -6.38% +2.87% +3.84%

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 17 November 2018.

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 17 November 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
Birmingham +10 14 £413 +17.86% 3
Shropshire -41 11 £360 -10.00%
Coventry -11 8 £500 +25.00% 1
Solihull - 2 £400 -
Walsall - 1 £375 -
Responsive Web Design
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Responsive Web Design.

1 33 (89.19%) HTML
2 31 (83.78%) CSS
3 29 (78.38%) JavaScript
3 29 (78.38%) HTML5
4 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (70.27%) Web Design
6 25 (67.57%) jQuery
7 24 (64.86%) User Experience
8 20 (54.05%) Scrum
9 19 (51.35%) TDD
10 18 (48.65%) MVC
10 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
10 18 (48.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 17 (45.95%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (43.24%) CSS3
12 16 (43.24%) Git (software)
13 15 (40.54%) Test Automation
13 15 (40.54%) KnockoutJS
13 15 (40.54%) Public Cloud
14 14 (37.84%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (35.14%) OO
15 13 (35.14%) Front End Development
16 12 (32.43%) Mobile App
16 12 (32.43%) MySQL
16 12 (32.43%) C#
16 12 (32.43%) JSON
16 12 (32.43%) REST
17 11 (29.73%) Twitter
17 11 (29.73%) Amazon AWS
17 11 (29.73%) Apple iOS

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 2 (5.41%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (45.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (29.73%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (24.32%) SaaS
4 2 (5.41%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (2.70%) GitHub
5 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.70%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) Intranet
2 1 (2.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) MySQL
2 9 (24.32%) SQLite
3 6 (16.22%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
5 3 (8.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (8.11%) MongoDB
5 3 (8.11%) Redis
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (43.24%) Git (software)
2 11 (29.73%) Xcode
3 9 (24.32%) Eclipse
3 9 (24.32%) JIRA
3 9 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio Team System
4 6 (16.22%) Grunt
4 6 (16.22%) gulp
5 5 (13.51%) Bitbucket
5 5 (13.51%) Jenkins
6 3 (8.11%) PHPUnit
7 1 (2.70%) Bower
7 1 (2.70%) GitLab
7 1 (2.70%) JUnit
7 1 (2.70%) Selenium
7 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (81.08%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Applications Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Mobile Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (13.51%) Designer
4 5 (13.51%) React Developer
4 5 (13.51%) UX Designer
5 4 (10.81%) HTML Developer
6 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Backend Developer
7 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.41%) iOS Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.41%) PHP Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.70%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (89.19%) HTML
2 31 (83.78%) CSS
3 29 (78.38%) HTML5
4 25 (67.57%) jQuery
5 18 (48.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 16 (43.24%) CSS3
7 15 (40.54%) KnockoutJS
8 12 (32.43%) JSON
8 12 (32.43%) REST
9 11 (29.73%) iOS SDK
9 11 (29.73%) Web Services
9 11 (29.73%) Zurb Foundation
10 10 (27.03%) .NET
10 10 (27.03%) AngularJS
11 9 (24.32%) Android SDK
11 9 (24.32%) J2EE
11 9 (24.32%) J2ME
12 7 (18.92%) Node.js
12 7 (18.92%) React
12 7 (18.92%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (64.86%) User Experience
2 15 (40.54%) Public Cloud
3 12 (32.43%) Mobile App
4 10 (27.03%) iPhone
5 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.70%) iPad
5 1 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Android
1 11 (29.73%) Apple iOS
2 5 (13.51%) Linux
2 5 (13.51%) Mac OS X
2 5 (13.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (70.27%) Web Design
3 20 (54.05%) Scrum
4 19 (51.35%) TDD
5 18 (48.65%) MVC
6 15 (40.54%) Test Automation
7 14 (37.84%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (35.14%) Front End Development
8 13 (35.14%) OO
9 11 (29.73%) Mobile Development
10 10 (27.03%) MVVM
10 10 (27.03%) SOLID
10 10 (27.03%) UX Design
11 9 (24.32%) Mentoring
11 9 (24.32%) SDLC
12 8 (21.62%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (21.62%) Functional Testing
12 8 (21.62%) Wireframes
13 7 (18.92%) BDD
13 7 (18.92%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 29 (78.38%) JavaScript
2 12 (32.43%) C#
3 11 (29.73%) Apple Swift
3 11 (29.73%) Objective-C
4 5 (13.51%) PHP
4 5 (13.51%) TypeScript
5 4 (10.81%) Java
5 4 (10.81%) Python
6 3 (8.11%) PureScript
7 2 (5.41%) ES6
7 2 (5.41%) Java 8
8 1 (2.70%) ES7
8 1 (2.70%) Go
8 1 (2.70%) Ruby
8 1 (2.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (29.73%) HockeyApp
2 2 (5.41%) Kubernetes
2 2 (5.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.70%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
2 11 (29.73%) Twitter
2 11 (29.73%) Xamarin
3 10 (27.03%) Apple
4 9 (24.32%) Atlassian
5 3 (8.11%) Zend
6 2 (5.41%) Adobe
7 1 (2.70%) ATG
7 1 (2.70%) Demandware
7 1 (2.70%) Google
7 1 (2.70%) hybris
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle