Period
to 22 February 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 22 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 141 135
Rank change year-on-year -26 -6 +12
Contract jobs citing Responsive Web Design 24 51 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.96% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 1.16% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 40 42
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £438 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +29.63% +3.85%
10th Percentile £275 £293 £269
90th Percentile £479 £549 £517
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £11.30 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -71.75% +2.56% +43.12%

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 3,987 4,383 4,174
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 83.32% 82.79% 81.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,508 2,700 2,336
West Midlands median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £250 £255 £250
90th Percentile £550 £541 £550
England median daily rate £451 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.97% +2.94% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 142 131
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.64% +10.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.51 £10.73
90th Percentile £48.75 £42.48 £43.75
England median hourly rate £24.09 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -3.64% +6.38% +16.77%

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 22 February 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 22 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
Birmingham -20 11 £330 -27.67% 9
Walsall - 5 £295 -
Wolverhampton - 5 £380 -
Shropshire -6 2 £430 -9.58%
Warwickshire +5 1 £375 - 5
Responsive Web Design
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Responsive Web Design.

1 24 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (87.50%) HTML
2 21 (87.50%) CSS
3 19 (79.17%) HTML5
4 18 (75.00%) AngularJS
5 16 (66.67%) jQuery
6 14 (58.33%) .NET
6 14 (58.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 14 (58.33%) User Experience
7 13 (54.17%) C#
8 12 (50.00%) Web Development
9 11 (45.83%) SQL
9 11 (45.83%) IIS
10 9 (37.50%) Web Design
10 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (33.33%) Test Automation
12 7 (29.17%) CSS3
12 7 (29.17%) CMS
12 7 (29.17%) SOAP
13 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
13 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (20.83%) Front End Development
14 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (20.83%) Back Office
14 5 (20.83%) PHP
15 4 (16.67%) Unix
15 4 (16.67%) Linux
15 4 (16.67%) Scrum
15 4 (16.67%) HTTP
15 4 (16.67%) 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 11 (45.83%) IIS
2 7 (29.17%) CMS
3 1 (4.17%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (12.50%) PHPUnit
4 2 (8.33%) Mercurial
4 2 (8.33%) Selenium
4 2 (8.33%) Subversion
4 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.17%) Bitbucket
5 1 (4.17%) Jasmine
5 1 (4.17%) JUnit
5 1 (4.17%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (4.17%) Mocha
5 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (20.83%) Back Office
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (20.83%) HTML Developer
4 4 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
4 4 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (16.67%) PHP Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (12.50%) UI Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Angular Developer
7 1 (4.17%) CMS Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Digital Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Drupal Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (87.50%) CSS
1 21 (87.50%) HTML
2 19 (79.17%) HTML5
3 18 (75.00%) AngularJS
4 16 (66.67%) jQuery
5 14 (58.33%) .NET
5 14 (58.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (29.17%) CSS3
6 7 (29.17%) SOAP
7 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (16.67%) REST
9 3 (12.50%) Behat
9 3 (12.50%) Doctrine
9 3 (12.50%) LESS
9 3 (12.50%) Symfony
10 2 (8.33%) Angular 2
10 2 (8.33%) Backbone.js
10 2 (8.33%) Redux
11 1 (4.17%) Mustache
11 1 (4.17%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
1 4 (16.67%) Mac OS X
1 4 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Web Development
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Web Design
3 8 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (20.83%) Front End Development
5 4 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
5 4 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (12.50%) BDD
6 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.50%) OO
6 3 (12.50%) OO PHP
6 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Content Management
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.33%) SDLC
7 2 (8.33%) Software Delivery
7 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.17%) Mobile First
8 1 (4.17%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (54.17%) C#
3 11 (45.83%) SQL
4 5 (20.83%) PHP
5 3 (12.50%) Java
5 3 (12.50%) Python
6 2 (8.33%) Scala
7 1 (4.17%) Apple Swift
7 1 (4.17%) ES6
7 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
7 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
1 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Zend
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe
2 1 (4.17%) Google
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft