The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 England 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Axure RP
Rank 423 457 476
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +19
Contract jobs citing Axure RP 147 85 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.31% 1.55% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 64 49
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £363
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6375 5469 5622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.91% 11.76% 10.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4162 3517 3368
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 134 206
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Axure RP
UK

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 25 July 2014.

Axure RP Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +29 89 £400 +14.28% 26
South East +26 42 £348 +8.59% 14
North West +6 8 £278 -11.20% 3
East of England -32 5 £275 -2.22% 1
Yorkshire - 2 - -
South West - - - - 2
West Midlands - - - -
Axure RP
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Axure RP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 144 (42.73%) HTML
2 131 (38.87%) Adobe
3 130 (38.58%) OmniGraffle
4 123 (36.50%) CSS
5 118 (35.01%) Photoshop
6 100 (29.67%) Adobe Illustrator
7 80 (23.74%) Information Architecture
8 78 (23.15%) Usability Testing
9 74 (21.96%) Agile Software Development
10 60 (17.80%) JavaScript
11 56 (16.62%) Mobile App
12 49 (14.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 49 (14.54%) MS Visio
13 48 (14.24%) Scrum
13 48 (14.24%) Android
13 48 (14.24%) Apple iOS
14 46 (13.65%) HTML5
14 46 (13.65%) E-Commerce
15 45 (13.35%) User Experience Design
16 41 (12.17%) Degree
17 36 (10.68%) jQuery
18 34 (10.09%) Flash
19 33 (9.79%) Finance
20 32 (9.50%) Dreamweaver
21 30 (8.90%) CSS3
22 29 (8.61%) Stakeholder Management
23 28 (8.31%) Web Development
24 27 (8.01%) Retail
24 27 (8.01%) InDesign
25 24 (7.12%) Banking

Axure RP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 7 (2.08%) CMS
2 2 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.30%) Drupal
3 1 (0.30%) WordPress
3 1 (0.30%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (0.30%) TeamSite
Applications
1 130 (38.58%) OmniGraffle
2 118 (35.01%) Photoshop
3 100 (29.67%) Adobe Illustrator
4 49 (14.54%) MS Visio
5 27 (8.01%) InDesign
6 18 (5.34%) Fireworks
7 17 (5.04%) MS Office
8 16 (4.75%) Acrobat
9 14 (4.15%) Adobe After Effects
10 9 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
11 6 (1.78%) MS Excel
11 6 (1.78%) MS Project
12 2 (0.59%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 2 (0.59%) WebTrends
1 2 (0.59%) Google Analytics
1 2 (0.59%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.48%) Internet
2 1 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.30%) Broadband
2 1 (0.30%) SAN
2 1 (0.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.48%) Big Data
2 3 (0.89%) MongoDB
2 3 (0.89%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 49 (14.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 32 (9.50%) Dreamweaver
3 12 (3.56%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 9 (2.67%) Microsoft Blend
5 5 (1.48%) ProtoShare
6 4 (1.19%) Subversion
7 3 (0.89%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.59%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.30%) JIRA
9 1 (0.30%) Grunt
General
1 33 (9.79%) Finance
2 27 (8.01%) Retail
3 24 (7.12%) Banking
4 21 (6.23%) Marketing
5 15 (4.45%) Publishing
6 12 (3.56%) Telecoms
7 11 (3.26%) Automotive
8 9 (2.67%) Advertising
8 9 (2.67%) Interactive Media
9 6 (1.78%) Games
10 5 (1.48%) Legal
11 4 (1.19%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.89%) Law
12 3 (0.89%) Front Office
12 3 (0.89%) iGaming
13 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.30%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 238 (70.62%) Designer
2 180 (53.41%) User Experience Designer
3 37 (10.98%) Architect
4 36 (10.68%) Developer
5 34 (10.09%) User Experience Architect
6 32 (9.50%) UI Designer
7 29 (8.61%) Senior Designer
8 24 (7.12%) Senior User Experience Designer
9 22 (6.53%) Interaction Designer
10 19 (5.64%) Consultant
11 18 (5.34%) User Experience Consultant
12 16 (4.75%) Visual Designer
12 16 (4.75%) Web Developer
13 15 (4.45%) Front-End Developer
14 9 (2.67%) Front-End Web Developer
15 8 (2.37%) Senior Architect
15 8 (2.37%) Lead Designer
16 7 (2.08%) UI Developer
17 5 (1.48%) Information Architect
17 5 (1.48%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (42.73%) HTML
2 123 (36.50%) CSS
3 46 (13.65%) HTML5
4 36 (10.68%) jQuery
5 34 (10.09%) Flash
6 30 (8.90%) CSS3
7 20 (5.93%) XML
8 10 (2.97%) WPF
9 9 (2.67%) Silverlight
9 9 (2.67%) XHTML
10 5 (1.48%) Ajax
11 4 (1.19%) JSP
11 4 (1.19%) .NET
11 4 (1.19%) Sass
12 3 (0.89%) LESS
12 3 (0.89%) NHibernate
12 3 (0.89%) JSTL
12 3 (0.89%) Web Services
13 2 (0.59%) Django
13 2 (0.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 56 (16.62%) Mobile App
2 20 (5.93%) Visualisation
3 15 (4.45%) Graphic Design
4 12 (3.56%) Smartphone
5 6 (1.78%) Psychology
6 5 (1.48%) RIA
6 5 (1.48%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.19%) Online Banking
7 4 (1.19%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (1.19%) Human Factors
7 4 (1.19%) W3C
7 4 (1.19%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.89%) Copywriting
8 3 (0.89%) Social Network
8 3 (0.89%) Online Games
9 2 (0.59%) Open Source
9 2 (0.59%) iPad
9 2 (0.59%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.59%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.59%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 48 (14.24%) Android
1 48 (14.24%) Apple iOS
2 10 (2.97%) Windows
3 4 (1.19%) Windows Phone
4 3 (0.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (23.74%) Information Architecture
2 78 (23.15%) Usability Testing
3 74 (21.96%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (14.24%) Scrum
5 46 (13.65%) E-Commerce
6 45 (13.35%) User Experience Design
7 29 (8.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 28 (8.31%) Web Development
9 22 (6.53%) Analytics
10 18 (5.34%) Responsive Web Design
11 16 (4.75%) Industrial Design
12 14 (4.15%) Web Design
12 14 (4.15%) Rapid Prototyping
13 12 (3.56%) Project Management
14 11 (3.26%) Validation
14 11 (3.26%) Competitor Analysis
15 10 (2.97%) Customer Insight
15 10 (2.97%) Use Case
16 9 (2.67%) Product Management
16 9 (2.67%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 60 (17.80%) JavaScript
2 7 (2.08%) PHP
3 4 (1.19%) SQL
3 4 (1.19%) Java
4 2 (0.59%) XPath
4 2 (0.59%) Python
5 1 (0.30%) Ruby
5 1 (0.30%) C#
Qualifications
1 41 (12.17%) Degree
2 8 (2.37%) SC Cleared
2 8 (2.37%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.30%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 131 (38.87%) Adobe
2 22 (6.53%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.56%) Appcelerator
4 9 (2.67%) Orchard
5 6 (1.78%) Apple
6 4 (1.19%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.59%) Google
7 2 (0.59%) Mercator
7 2 (0.59%) Twitter
8 1 (0.30%) Facebook
8 1 (0.30%) FatWire
8 1 (0.30%) iRise
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