The table below looks at the statistics for Axure RP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Axure RP over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Axure RP
Rank - 82 73
Contract jobs citing Axure RP 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.16% 0.100%
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.61% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £316
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
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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 Manchester region.

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
131 124 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 8.55% 10.05% 10.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 79 67
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £262 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £409 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.23% +63.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

Axure RP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Axure RP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Axure RP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Axure RP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Axure RP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 8 (100.00%) User Experience
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) UX Design
5 2 (25.00%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (12.50%) Adobe
6 1 (12.50%) W3C
6 1 (12.50%) Fireworks
6 1 (12.50%) Web Design
6 1 (12.50%) Retail
6 1 (12.50%) Taxonomies
6 1 (12.50%) Graphic Design
6 1 (12.50%) Usability Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (12.50%) CSS3
6 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap

Axure RP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Fireworks
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Consultant
1 5 (62.50%) User Experience Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) Designer
3 3 (37.50%) UX Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Creative Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) W3C
2 1 (12.50%) Taxonomies
2 1 (12.50%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) UX Design
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Usability Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe