Period
to 20 August 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 20 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 133 154
Rank change year-on-year -21 +21 -9
Contract jobs citing Responsive Web Design 36 38 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.71% 0.88% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 1.05% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 24 57
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £356 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.30% +18.75% -4.76%
10th Percentile £352 £325 £213
90th Percentile £500 £430 £481
England median daily rate £445 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +7.88% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £29.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +46.55% +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 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 4,232 3,615 5,082
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 83.57% 83.53% 83.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,527 2,286 2,965
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £269 £250 £234
90th Percentile £575 £550 £541
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 124 126
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.25 £20.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.51% +25.76% -26.67%
10th Percentile £10.98 £10.96 £10.67
90th Percentile £32.75 £51.50 £38.88
England median hourly rate £21.37 £23.75 £23.50
% change year-on-year -10.03% +1.06% +9.05%

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 20 August 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 20 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
Birmingham +4 20 £413 +14.58% 8
Coventry -13 7 £500 +39.86%
Staffordshire -7 1 £335 -4.96%
Worcestershire -10 1 £338 +35.00% 1
Shropshire -28 1 £425 +6.25% 3
Walsall - 1 £375 -
Responsive Web Design
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Responsive Web Design.

1 31 (86.11%) HTML
2 27 (75.00%) CSS
3 25 (69.44%) JavaScript
3 25 (69.44%) Git (software)
4 22 (61.11%) HTML5
4 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (58.33%) User Experience
6 17 (47.22%) Front End Development
6 17 (47.22%) Web Design
6 17 (47.22%) jQuery
7 14 (38.89%) TDD
8 13 (36.11%) Scrum
8 13 (36.11%) REST
9 12 (33.33%) AngularJS
10 11 (30.56%) Test Automation
10 11 (30.56%) MVC
10 11 (30.56%) .NET
10 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
10 11 (30.56%) gulp
10 11 (30.56%) Wireframes
11 10 (27.78%) BDD
11 10 (27.78%) Grunt
12 9 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (25.00%) TypeScript
12 9 (25.00%) Sass
12 9 (25.00%) Ajax
12 9 (25.00%) Web Development
12 9 (25.00%) React
13 8 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (22.22%) Mac OS X

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 1 (2.78%) CMS
1 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
1 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (16.67%) npm
3 2 (5.56%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (5.56%) GitHub
4 1 (2.78%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.78%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) Intranet
2 1 (2.78%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 3 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (8.33%) MySQL
4 3 (8.33%) Redis
5 1 (2.78%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 25 (69.44%) Git (software)
2 11 (30.56%) gulp
3 10 (27.78%) Grunt
4 6 (16.67%) Bitbucket
5 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
6 4 (11.11%) PHPUnit
7 3 (8.33%) Subversion
8 2 (5.56%) Bower
8 2 (5.56%) SonarQube
9 1 (2.78%) CasperJS
9 1 (2.78%) GitLab
9 1 (2.78%) Jasmine
9 1 (2.78%) JUnit
9 1 (2.78%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (2.78%) NUnit
9 1 (2.78%) Selenium
9 1 (2.78%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (83.33%) Developer
2 13 (36.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (19.44%) HTML Developer
3 7 (19.44%) React Developer
4 6 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Designer
5 5 (13.89%) UI Developer
5 5 (13.89%) UX Designer
6 4 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 4 (11.11%) UX Developer
7 3 (8.33%) .NET Developer
7 3 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (8.33%) UI/UX Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Backend Developer
8 2 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (5.56%) PHP Developer
9 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (86.11%) HTML
2 27 (75.00%) CSS
3 22 (61.11%) HTML5
4 17 (47.22%) jQuery
5 13 (36.11%) REST
6 12 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 11 (30.56%) .NET
8 9 (25.00%) Ajax
8 9 (25.00%) React
8 9 (25.00%) Sass
8 9 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (19.44%) CSS3
9 7 (19.44%) Node.js
9 7 (19.44%) Semantic HTML
10 6 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (16.67%) LESS
11 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
11 5 (13.89%) Spring
12 4 (11.11%) Hibernate
12 4 (11.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 21 (58.33%) User Experience
2 5 (13.89%) Public Cloud
3 2 (5.56%) Animation
3 2 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Linux
1 8 (22.22%) Mac OS X
1 8 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (47.22%) Front End Development
2 17 (47.22%) Web Design
3 14 (38.89%) TDD
4 13 (36.11%) Scrum
5 11 (30.56%) MVC
5 11 (30.56%) Test Automation
5 11 (30.56%) Wireframes
6 10 (27.78%) BDD
7 9 (25.00%) Web Development
8 8 (22.22%) Configuration Management
9 7 (19.44%) Continuous Deployment
9 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (16.67%) Microservices
10 6 (16.67%) Mobile First
10 6 (16.67%) OOP
11 5 (13.89%) CQRS
11 5 (13.89%) Domain-Driven Design
12 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (11.11%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) JavaScript
2 9 (25.00%) TypeScript
3 6 (16.67%) PHP
4 5 (13.89%) Java
5 4 (11.11%) C#
5 4 (11.11%) Java 8
5 4 (11.11%) PureScript
5 4 (11.11%) Python
6 3 (8.33%) ES6
7 1 (2.78%) C
7 1 (2.78%) ES7
7 1 (2.78%) Go
7 1 (2.78%) Ruby
7 1 (2.78%) Scala
7 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) GCP
1 1 (2.78%) WAI
1 1 (2.78%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (5.56%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.78%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Zend
3 2 (5.56%) Perforce
4 1 (2.78%) Adobe
4 1 (2.78%) Google
4 1 (2.78%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) WorldPay