The table below looks at the statistics for Axure RP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Axure RP over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Axure RP
Rank 431 384 423
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +39
Contract jobs citing Axure RP 146 190 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.38% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.24% 3.07% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 140 59
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£375 £395 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
-3.66% +4.16%
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 England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6526 6190 4949
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.90% 12.46% 11.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4231 4041 3187
Average daily rate £400 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 120 131
Average hourly rate £37.27 £38.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.19% +1.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.11 £31.30 £18.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.20 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.01% -

Axure RP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Axure RP Jobs Demand Trend in England

Axure RP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Axure RP Daily Rate Trend in England

Axure RP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Axure RP across the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Axure RP Daily Rate Histogram in England

Axure RP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Axure RP across the England region.

Axure RP Hourly Rate Trend in England

Axure RP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Axure RP within the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -61 60 £375 -8.53% 27
South East -25 38 £350 -6.66% 10
North West -11 13 £388 -13.88% 6
East of England +18 11 £375 +2.73% 3
Yorkshire -20 8 £300 +100.00%
West Midlands - 8 £350 - 3
South West +10 4 £340 +4.61% 1
East Midlands - 2 £400 - 2
North East - 1 £360 - 1
South Coast - 1 £400 -
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Axure RP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 292 (92.70%) User Experience
2 181 (57.46%) HTML
3 165 (52.38%) CSS
4 102 (32.38%) Agile Software Development
5 100 (31.75%) JavaScript
5 100 (31.75%) Photoshop
6 89 (28.25%) Adobe
7 80 (25.40%) OmniGraffle
8 70 (22.22%) Information Architecture
9 63 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
10 62 (19.68%) MS Visio
11 60 (19.05%) jQuery
12 53 (16.83%) Usability Testing
12 53 (16.83%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 52 (16.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 46 (14.60%) E-Commerce
15 45 (14.29%) Finance
16 43 (13.65%) W3C
17 42 (13.33%) Rapid Prototyping
18 37 (11.75%) HTML5
19 33 (10.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 31 (9.84%) Marketing
21 30 (9.52%) .NET
22 29 (9.21%) Microsoft
22 29 (9.21%) Retail
22 29 (9.21%) Degree
23 27 (8.57%) Ajax
24 26 (8.25%) XML
25 25 (7.94%) XHTML
25 25 (7.94%) SQL

Axure RP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 25 (7.94%) CMS
2 18 (5.71%) IIS
3 9 (2.86%) Confluence
4 3 (0.95%) Node.js
4 3 (0.95%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 100 (31.75%) Photoshop
2 80 (25.40%) OmniGraffle
3 63 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 62 (19.68%) MS Visio
5 52 (16.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 19 (6.03%) InDesign
7 12 (3.81%) MS Excel
8 6 (1.90%) Fireworks
9 3 (0.95%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.63%) Edge Animate
10 2 (0.63%) MS Office
11 1 (0.32%) MS Project
11 1 (0.32%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (7.30%) Intranet
2 2 (0.63%) Internet
2 2 (0.63%) Broadband
3 1 (0.32%) VoIP
3 1 (0.32%) SWIFTNet
3 1 (0.32%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.32%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 53 (16.83%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 22 (6.98%) Dreamweaver
3 19 (6.03%) Visual Studio
4 15 (4.76%) JIRA
5 6 (1.90%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.95%) ProtoShare
7 3 (0.95%) Subversion
8 1 (0.32%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.32%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.32%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.32%) Sublime Text
8 1 (0.32%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.32%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.32%) Xcode
8 1 (0.32%) Selenium
General
1 45 (14.29%) Finance
2 31 (9.84%) Marketing
3 29 (9.21%) Retail
4 17 (5.40%) Banking
4 17 (5.40%) Telecoms
5 16 (5.08%) Games
6 15 (4.76%) Publishing
7 13 (4.13%) Interactive Media
8 3 (0.95%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.95%) Electronics
9 2 (0.63%) iGaming
9 2 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.63%) Billing
10 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.32%) Legal
10 1 (0.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 213 (67.62%) Designer
2 187 (59.37%) UX Designer
3 39 (12.38%) Developer
4 35 (11.11%) UI Designer
5 34 (10.79%) Architect
6 29 (9.21%) User Experience Architect
7 27 (8.57%) Senior Designer
8 25 (7.94%) Senior UX Designer
9 21 (6.67%) Consultant
10 16 (5.08%) CMS Developer
10 16 (5.08%) User Experience Consultant
11 14 (4.44%) Business Analyst
11 14 (4.44%) Analyst
12 11 (3.49%) Lead Designer
13 8 (2.54%) Senior Architect
14 7 (2.22%) UI Developer
14 7 (2.22%) Interface Designer
14 7 (2.22%) User Experience Researcher
14 7 (2.22%) UI Programmer
15 6 (1.90%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (57.46%) HTML
2 165 (52.38%) CSS
3 60 (19.05%) jQuery
4 37 (11.75%) HTML5
5 33 (10.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 30 (9.52%) .NET
7 27 (8.57%) Ajax
8 26 (8.25%) XML
9 25 (7.94%) XHTML
10 21 (6.67%) XSLT
10 21 (6.67%) Web Services
10 21 (6.67%) CSS3
11 20 (6.35%) ASP.NET
12 19 (6.03%) XSD
13 13 (4.13%) Flash
14 5 (1.59%) PhoneGap
15 4 (1.27%) SOAP
15 4 (1.27%) Sass
16 2 (0.63%) AngularJS
16 2 (0.63%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 292 (92.70%) User Experience
2 43 (13.65%) W3C
3 21 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 20 (6.35%) Web 2.0
5 19 (6.03%) Graphic Design
6 11 (3.49%) Visualisation
7 10 (3.17%) RIA
8 9 (2.86%) Psychology
8 9 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (2.22%) Digital Media
9 7 (2.22%) Human Factors
10 6 (1.90%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.59%) Online Games
12 4 (1.27%) iPhone
12 4 (1.27%) Open Source
13 3 (0.95%) DTV
14 2 (0.63%) Ergonomics
14 2 (0.63%) Online Banking
14 2 (0.63%) Computer Science
14 2 (0.63%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 21 (6.67%) Android
1 21 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.63%) Windows
3 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (32.38%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (22.22%) Information Architecture
3 53 (16.83%) Usability Testing
4 46 (14.60%) E-Commerce
5 42 (13.33%) Rapid Prototyping
6 25 (7.94%) Web Development
6 25 (7.94%) Web Accessibility
7 23 (7.30%) Content Management
8 21 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
9 20 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (6.03%) Scrum
10 19 (6.03%) UX Design
11 18 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 18 (5.71%) Web Design
11 18 (5.71%) OOP
12 15 (4.76%) Business Analysis
12 15 (4.76%) Use Case
12 15 (4.76%) Product Management
12 15 (4.76%) Customer Engagement
13 14 (4.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (31.75%) JavaScript
2 25 (7.94%) SQL
3 5 (1.59%) PHP
3 5 (1.59%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 4 (1.27%) ActionScript
5 2 (0.63%) Objective-C
5 2 (0.63%) Ruby
5 2 (0.63%) XPath
5 2 (0.63%) C#
5 2 (0.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (9.21%) Degree
2 2 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.54%) QA
2 2 (0.63%) WAI
3 1 (0.32%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 89 (28.25%) Adobe
2 29 (9.21%) Microsoft
3 19 (6.03%) OpenText
3 19 (6.03%) RedDot
3 19 (6.03%) Google
4 8 (2.54%) Capita
5 3 (0.95%) SAP
6 2 (0.63%) Oracle
6 2 (0.63%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.32%) Twitter
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