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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Axure RP
Rank 411 413 465
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +52
Contract jobs citing Axure RP 181 146 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.31% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.73% 2.68% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 98 56
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£375 £389 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.53% -1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £282 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.58 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.58 - -
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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
6641 5443 5392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.17% 11.52% 11.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4666 3566 3365
Average daily rate £405 £390 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 125 230
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £19.10 £25.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.60 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
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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 +9 79 £375 -3.22% 25
South East -1 49 £250 -43.97% 8
South West -10 13 £375 -
North West -11 12 £375 +31.57% 4
East of England -13 11 £375 -27.88% 1
North East - 9 £450 -
Yorkshire -8 4 £385 -31.40% 2
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Axure RP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 341 (92.92%) User Experience
2 197 (53.68%) HTML
3 170 (46.32%) CSS
4 140 (38.15%) Photoshop
5 120 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
6 107 (29.16%) Adobe
7 99 (26.98%) Adobe Illustrator
8 97 (26.43%) OmniGraffle
9 82 (22.34%) Information Architecture
10 78 (21.25%) JavaScript
11 71 (19.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 60 (16.35%) jQuery
13 50 (13.62%) Apple iOS
14 48 (13.08%) Usability Testing
14 48 (13.08%) E-Commerce
15 47 (12.81%) Finance
16 46 (12.53%) HTML5
17 45 (12.26%) Mobile App
18 44 (11.99%) MS Visio
19 39 (10.63%) Android
20 38 (10.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
21 36 (9.81%) UX Design
22 33 (8.99%) CSS3
23 32 (8.72%) Rapid Prototyping
23 32 (8.72%) Scrum
24 31 (8.45%) Retail
24 31 (8.45%) Ajax
24 31 (8.45%) W3C
25 29 (7.90%) Web Accessibility
25 29 (7.90%) Degree

Axure RP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 23 (6.27%) CMS
2 11 (3.00%) IIS
3 4 (1.09%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 140 (38.15%) Photoshop
2 99 (26.98%) Adobe Illustrator
3 97 (26.43%) OmniGraffle
4 44 (11.99%) MS Visio
5 38 (10.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 17 (4.63%) InDesign
7 13 (3.54%) MS Office
8 12 (3.27%) Fireworks
9 6 (1.63%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.54%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.54%) Adobe Premiere
10 2 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (0.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.00%) Intranet
2 6 (1.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 71 (19.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 25 (6.81%) Dreamweaver
3 20 (5.45%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.36%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 4 (1.09%) ProtoShare
6 3 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.54%) Xcode
7 2 (0.54%) JIRA
7 2 (0.54%) Android Studio
General
1 47 (12.81%) Finance
2 31 (8.45%) Retail
3 25 (6.81%) Banking
4 23 (6.27%) Marketing
5 18 (4.90%) Interactive Media
6 16 (4.36%) Telecoms
7 13 (3.54%) Games
8 10 (2.72%) Publishing
9 6 (1.63%) Automotive
9 6 (1.63%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.54%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.54%) Advertising
10 2 (0.54%) iGaming
11 1 (0.27%) Front Office
11 1 (0.27%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 231 (62.94%) Designer
2 187 (50.95%) UX Designer
3 57 (15.53%) Architect
4 52 (14.17%) User Experience Architect
5 46 (12.53%) Developer
6 39 (10.63%) Senior Designer
7 37 (10.08%) Senior UX Designer
8 30 (8.17%) Consultant
8 30 (8.17%) UI Designer
9 28 (7.63%) User Experience Consultant
10 13 (3.54%) Lead Designer
11 12 (3.27%) Front-End Developer
12 11 (3.00%) Web Developer
13 10 (2.72%) CMS Developer
14 8 (2.18%) Photoshop Designer
14 8 (2.18%) Interaction Designer
14 8 (2.18%) User Experience Researcher
15 6 (1.63%) Lead Architect
16 5 (1.36%) UI Programmer
16 5 (1.36%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (53.68%) HTML
2 170 (46.32%) CSS
3 60 (16.35%) jQuery
4 46 (12.53%) HTML5
5 33 (8.99%) CSS3
6 31 (8.45%) Ajax
7 24 (6.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 23 (6.27%) XML
8 23 (6.27%) .NET
9 21 (5.72%) ASP.NET
9 21 (5.72%) Flash
9 21 (5.72%) XHTML
10 17 (4.63%) XSLT
11 15 (4.09%) Web Services
12 12 (3.27%) XSD
13 9 (2.45%) JSON
14 6 (1.63%) Sass
15 5 (1.36%) WSDL
15 5 (1.36%) SOAP
16 4 (1.09%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 341 (92.92%) User Experience
2 45 (12.26%) Mobile App
3 31 (8.45%) W3C
4 19 (5.18%) Visualisation
5 17 (4.63%) Graphic Design
5 17 (4.63%) Web 2.0
6 11 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.72%) Smartphone
8 9 (2.45%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.91%) Digital Media
9 7 (1.91%) Online Games
9 7 (1.91%) Psychology
10 6 (1.63%) Open Source
11 5 (1.36%) RIA
11 5 (1.36%) Computer Science
12 4 (1.09%) Mobile Banking
13 3 (0.82%) Mobile Payment
13 3 (0.82%) NHS
13 3 (0.82%) Online Banking
14 2 (0.54%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 50 (13.62%) Apple iOS
2 39 (10.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (22.34%) Information Architecture
3 48 (13.08%) Usability Testing
3 48 (13.08%) E-Commerce
4 36 (9.81%) UX Design
5 32 (8.72%) Rapid Prototyping
5 32 (8.72%) Scrum
6 29 (7.90%) Web Accessibility
7 21 (5.72%) Web Development
8 18 (4.90%) Responsive Web Design
8 18 (4.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (4.36%) Content Management
10 13 (3.54%) Project Management
10 13 (3.54%) Web Design
11 11 (3.00%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (3.00%) OOP
11 11 (3.00%) Competitor Analysis
12 9 (2.45%) MVC
13 8 (2.18%) Workflow
13 8 (2.18%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 78 (21.25%) JavaScript
2 12 (3.27%) SQL
3 10 (2.72%) C#
4 5 (1.36%) XPath
5 1 (0.27%) PHP
5 1 (0.27%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 29 (7.90%) Degree
2 3 (0.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.27%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.91%) QA
2 3 (0.82%) WAI
3 1 (0.27%) WCAG
Vendors
1 107 (29.16%) Adobe
2 26 (7.08%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.27%) Open Text
3 12 (3.27%) RedDot
4 11 (3.00%) Google
5 5 (1.36%) Appcelerator
5 5 (1.36%) Capita
6 3 (0.82%) Twitter
7 2 (0.54%) Apple
8 1 (0.27%) iRise
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle
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