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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Axure RP over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Axure RP
Rank 142 132 144
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Contract jobs citing Axure RP 1 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.034% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.24% 1.14% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £340 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £175.00 - -
Axure RP
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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
411 439 438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.93% 14.19% 14.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 274 291
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £483 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 31 35
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £32.79 £33.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £43.98 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

Axure RP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Axure RP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Axure RP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Axure RP.

1 6 (100.00%) Wireframes
2 5 (83.33%) User Experience
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) Usability Testing
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (33.33%) B2B
4 2 (33.33%) Adobe
4 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Information Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (16.67%) Use Case
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) IBM

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) User Experience Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior UX Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Wireframes
2 3 (50.00%) Usability Testing
3 2 (33.33%) B2B
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Information Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) IBM