The table below looks at the statistics for Axure RP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Axure RP over the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Axure RP
Rank 141 125 117
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -8
Contract jobs citing Axure RP 10 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.21% 0.043%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.45% 2.10% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 0
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£381 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.27% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
408 286 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 11.19% 9.99% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 146 87
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £267 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 5
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £29.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £14.49 £25.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £50.00 £85.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £38.15 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-1.70% +3.10%

Axure RP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Axure RP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Axure RP
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Axure RP Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Axure RP
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Axure RP across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Axure RP Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Axure RP
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Manchester -8 8 £400 +6.66% 4
Cheshire - - - - 4
Axure RP
England

Axure RP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (79.17%) User Experience
2 18 (75.00%) HTML
2 18 (75.00%) CSS
3 13 (54.17%) jQuery
4 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
5 8 (33.33%) CSS3
6 7 (29.17%) Adobe
6 7 (29.17%) Finance
6 7 (29.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 6 (25.00%) Photoshop
7 6 (25.00%) SOA
7 6 (25.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 6 (25.00%) Degree
8 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
8 5 (20.83%) Web 2.0
8 5 (20.83%) XPath
8 5 (20.83%) HTML5
8 5 (20.83%) Open Source
8 5 (20.83%) WSDL
8 5 (20.83%) Dreamweaver
8 5 (20.83%) XHTML
8 5 (20.83%) SOAP
8 5 (20.83%) Web Services
8 5 (20.83%) XML
8 5 (20.83%) XSLT
8 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (20.83%) Ajax
8 5 (20.83%) Apple iOS
8 5 (20.83%) Sass
9 4 (16.67%) Apache Cordova

Axure RP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (25.00%) Photoshop
3 4 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (8.33%) Fireworks
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 5 (20.83%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Designer
2 10 (41.67%) UX Designer
3 6 (25.00%) Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Consultant
4 5 (20.83%) User Experience Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) iOS Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (8.33%) UI Designer
5 2 (8.33%) Creative Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) UI Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Web Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Photoshop Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Creative Web Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Interaction Designer
6 1 (4.17%) User Experience Architect
6 1 (4.17%) UI Programmer
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) CSS
1 18 (75.00%) HTML
2 13 (54.17%) jQuery
3 8 (33.33%) CSS3
4 5 (20.83%) Sass
4 5 (20.83%) SOAP
4 5 (20.83%) Web Services
4 5 (20.83%) XML
4 5 (20.83%) XSLT
4 5 (20.83%) XHTML
4 5 (20.83%) WSDL
4 5 (20.83%) Ajax
4 5 (20.83%) HTML5
5 4 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (8.33%) PhoneGap
6 2 (8.33%) .NET
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (79.17%) User Experience
2 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.83%) Open Source
2 5 (20.83%) Web 2.0
3 3 (12.50%) NHS
3 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 2 (8.33%) Graphic Design
5 1 (4.17%) W3C
5 1 (4.17%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) SOA
2 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) UX Design
3 4 (16.67%) iOS Development
4 3 (12.50%) Web Design
5 2 (8.33%) Mobile Development
5 2 (8.33%) Usability Testing
5 2 (8.33%) MVC
5 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.17%) UML
6 1 (4.17%) Workflow
6 1 (4.17%) Information Architecture
6 1 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.83%) XPath
3 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Adobe
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Twitter
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