The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the City of London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Axure RP
Rank 192 184 213
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +29
Contract jobs citing Axure RP 23 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.33% 0.099%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.56% 2.73% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 6
Average daily rate £415 £390 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.41% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £264 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £450 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
898 770 682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.55% 12.20% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 691 610 487
Average daily rate £425 £415 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Average hourly rate £58.75 £56.25 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +52.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £49.35 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.75 £60.00 £40.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Axure RP
London

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 16 April 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 16 April 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 19 (43.18%) OmniGraffle
2 14 (31.82%) Photoshop
3 11 (25.00%) HTML
3 11 (25.00%) Adobe
3 11 (25.00%) Usability Testing
4 10 (22.73%) Finance
5 9 (20.45%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (20.45%) Information Architecture
6 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (18.18%) CSS
7 7 (15.91%) Flash
7 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
7 7 (15.91%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
8 6 (13.64%) Banking
9 5 (11.36%) Retail
9 5 (11.36%) Adobe After Effects
9 5 (11.36%) InDesign
9 5 (11.36%) Project Management
9 5 (11.36%) MS Visio
9 5 (11.36%) Fireworks
9 5 (11.36%) HTML5
10 4 (9.09%) Apple iOS
10 4 (9.09%) Android
10 4 (9.09%) Marketing
11 3 (6.82%) Degree
11 3 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (6.82%) Psychology
11 3 (6.82%) Business Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 1 (2.27%) Confluence
1 1 (2.27%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (43.18%) OmniGraffle
2 14 (31.82%) Photoshop
3 9 (20.45%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (11.36%) Adobe After Effects
4 5 (11.36%) InDesign
4 5 (11.36%) MS Visio
4 5 (11.36%) Fireworks
5 3 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
6 2 (4.55%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Internet
1 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (4.55%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (4.55%) JIRA
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (22.73%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Banking
3 5 (11.36%) Retail
4 4 (9.09%) Marketing
5 1 (2.27%) Front Office
5 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (70.45%) Designer
2 26 (59.09%) User Experience Designer
3 6 (13.64%) Architect
4 3 (6.82%) Senior Designer
4 3 (6.82%) Information Architect
4 3 (6.82%) User Experience Architect
5 2 (4.55%) User Experience Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Visual Designer
5 2 (4.55%) Senior User Experience Designer
5 2 (4.55%) Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Digital Producer
5 2 (4.55%) UI Designer
6 1 (2.27%) Product Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (2.27%) Senior Architect
6 1 (2.27%) Lead Designer
6 1 (2.27%) Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.27%) Interaction Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.00%) HTML
2 8 (18.18%) CSS
3 7 (15.91%) Flash
4 5 (11.36%) HTML5
5 2 (4.55%) XML
5 2 (4.55%) jQuery
6 1 (2.27%) WPF
6 1 (2.27%) Silverlight
6 1 (2.27%) XHTML
6 1 (2.27%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Psychology
1 3 (6.82%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.27%) Copywriting
2 1 (2.27%) Equities
2 1 (2.27%) W3C
2 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.27%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 4 (9.09%) Android
2 2 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Usability Testing
2 9 (20.45%) Information Architecture
3 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
5 5 (11.36%) Project Management
6 3 (6.82%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.82%) Product Management
6 3 (6.82%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (6.82%) Analytics
7 2 (4.55%) User Experience Design
8 1 (2.27%) Use Case
8 1 (2.27%) Competitor Analysis
8 1 (2.27%) Web Analytics
8 1 (2.27%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.27%) Electronic Trading
8 1 (2.27%) Mobile Commerce
8 1 (2.27%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.27%) Workflow
8 1 (2.27%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Adobe
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.55%) Apple