The table below looks at the statistics for Axure RP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 18 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Axure RP
Rank 140 117 121
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +4
Contract jobs citing Axure RP 13 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% 0.042% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.44% 0.39% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 4
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£375 - £288
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 - £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 - £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 South West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
533 255 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.17% 10.83% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 163 159
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £433 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 15 41
Average hourly rate £47.50 £31.90 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.90% -20.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £20.15 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.90 £50.00
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 the South West

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

Axure RP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Axure RP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Axure RP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Axure RP
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 18 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -9 3 £375 -
Somerset - - - -
Axure RP
England

Axure RP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 14 (82.35%) User Experience
2 12 (70.59%) Photoshop
3 10 (58.82%) HTML
4 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 8 (47.06%) CSS
5 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (41.18%) Android
5 7 (41.18%) Apple iOS
5 7 (41.18%) HTML5
6 6 (35.29%) Information Architecture
7 5 (29.41%) CSS3
7 5 (29.41%) Ajax
7 5 (29.41%) Scrum
8 4 (23.53%) Use Case
8 4 (23.53%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (17.65%) Business Process Improvement
9 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (17.65%) Banking
9 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
9 3 (17.65%) Finance
9 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
10 2 (11.76%) Adobe
10 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
10 2 (11.76%) Workflow
10 2 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (11.76%) InDesign
10 2 (11.76%) Business Development
10 2 (11.76%) jQuery
10 2 (11.76%) Usability Testing

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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.

Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Photoshop
2 4 (23.53%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
4 2 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (11.76%) InDesign
4 2 (11.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 3 (17.65%) Banking
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Designer
2 5 (29.41%) Architect
3 4 (23.53%) UX Designer
4 3 (17.65%) Information Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Interface Designer
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) UI Designer
5 2 (11.76%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Lead Architect
5 2 (11.76%) User Experience Architect
5 2 (11.76%) User Experience Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) HTML
2 8 (47.06%) CSS
3 7 (41.18%) HTML5
4 5 (29.41%) CSS3
4 5 (29.41%) Ajax
5 2 (11.76%) jQuery
5 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (82.35%) User Experience
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Ergonomics
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Android
1 7 (41.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Information Architecture
3 5 (29.41%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) Use Case
5 3 (17.65%) Business Process Improvement
5 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.76%) Workflow
6 2 (11.76%) Business Development
6 2 (11.76%) Usability Testing
6 2 (11.76%) User Stories
6 2 (11.76%) Web Accessibility
7 1 (5.88%) Competitor Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) WAI
2 1 (5.88%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Adobe