The table below looks at the statistics for Axure RP skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Axure RP over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Axure RP
Rank 179 214 213
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -1
Contract jobs citing Axure RP 21 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.23% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.63% 1.99% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 13
Average daily rate
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£375 £343 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% -14.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £270 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £375 £369
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
798 853 792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.55% 11.59% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 617 648 582
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £581 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Average hourly rate £36.25 £57.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.40% +67.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

Axure RP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Axure RP across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Axure RP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Axure RP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Axure RP across the City of London region.

Axure RP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Axure RP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Axure RP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Axure RP Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Axure RP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Axure RP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Axure RP.

1 15 (40.54%) Photoshop
2 13 (35.14%) HTML
3 12 (32.43%) Adobe
4 11 (29.73%) CSS
4 11 (29.73%) Usability Testing
4 11 (29.73%) User Experience Design
5 10 (27.03%) OmniGraffle
6 9 (24.32%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (24.32%) Finance
7 8 (21.62%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 7 (18.92%) Mobile App
8 7 (18.92%) Information Architecture
9 6 (16.22%) Android
9 6 (16.22%) InDesign
9 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (16.22%) Flash
9 6 (16.22%) Apple iOS
10 5 (13.51%) HTML5
10 5 (13.51%) Product Management
10 5 (13.51%) Fireworks
11 4 (10.81%) Project Management
11 4 (10.81%) CMS
11 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (10.81%) Adobe After Effects
11 4 (10.81%) Visualisation
12 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 3 (8.11%) CSS3
12 3 (8.11%) Degree
12 3 (8.11%) jQuery
12 3 (8.11%) Banking

Axure RP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Axure RP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Axure RP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.81%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (40.54%) Photoshop
2 10 (27.03%) OmniGraffle
3 9 (24.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (16.22%) InDesign
5 5 (13.51%) Fireworks
6 4 (10.81%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (8.11%) MS Visio
8 2 (5.41%) MS Project
9 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
9 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Big Data
2 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (83.78%) Designer
2 20 (54.05%) User Experience Designer
3 7 (18.92%) UI Designer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Designer
5 4 (10.81%) Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior User Experience Designer
6 3 (8.11%) Photoshop Designer
6 3 (8.11%) Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Visual Designer
7 2 (5.41%) Interaction Designer
7 2 (5.41%) User Experience Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Senior UI Designer
8 1 (2.70%) Prototyper
8 1 (2.70%) Junior Designer
8 1 (2.70%) Agile Java Developer
8 1 (2.70%) UI Programmer
8 1 (2.70%) UI Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) HTML
2 11 (29.73%) CSS
3 6 (16.22%) Flash
4 5 (13.51%) HTML5
5 3 (8.11%) CSS3
5 3 (8.11%) jQuery
6 2 (5.41%) XML
7 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (2.70%) JSON
7 1 (2.70%) Django
7 1 (2.70%) NHibernate
7 1 (2.70%) Ajax
7 1 (2.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.81%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.41%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (2.70%) Psychology
4 1 (2.70%) Copywriting
4 1 (2.70%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Android
1 6 (16.22%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.41%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Usability Testing
1 11 (29.73%) User Experience Design
2 7 (18.92%) Information Architecture
3 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (13.51%) Product Management
5 4 (10.81%) Project Management
5 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (5.41%) Test Scripting
7 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.41%) Web Development
7 2 (5.41%) Analytics
8 1 (2.70%) Market Research
8 1 (2.70%) BDD
8 1 (2.70%) Customer Insight
8 1 (2.70%) Content Management
8 1 (2.70%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.70%) Use Case
8 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.70%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.70%) Python
2 1 (2.70%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Adobe
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Apple