The table below looks at the statistics for Axure RP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Axure RP over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Axure RP
Rank 435 388 473
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +85
Contract jobs citing Axure RP 159 222 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.39% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.19% 3.23% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 165 59
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£375 £400 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £275 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £500 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7264 6877 5491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.00% 12.20% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4638 4378 3472
Average daily rate £400 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 122 150
Average hourly rate £37.50 £39.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £31.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £71.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.27 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.64% +5.33%

Axure RP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Axure RP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Axure RP
Daily Rate Trend

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

Axure RP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Axure RP
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Axure RP within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Axure RP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Axure RP
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Axure RP within the UK.

Axure RP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Axure RP
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
England -63 140 £375 -6.25% 44
London -67 58 £375 -9.09% 16
South East -33 36 £345 -13.75% 10
Berkshire +7 28 £320 -20.00% 5
City of London +17 18 £425 +7.59% 5
Wales - 15 £424 - 2
East of England +21 11 £375 +2.73%
North West -12 11 £375 -16.66% 9
Hertfordshire +13 10 £375 -
Reading - 10 - - 2
West Midlands -8 8 £350 - 2
Yorkshire -12 8 £300 +100.00%
Manchester - 7 £400 - 2
West Yorkshire -7 6 £293 +95.00%
South West +1 4 £340 +4.61% 4
Birmingham - 4 £413 -
Slough -2 3 - - 3
East Sussex - 3 £375 -
Bradford - 3 £275 -
Crewe - 2 £388 - 3
Buckinghamshire - 2 £325 -
East Midlands - 2 £400 - 1
Cheshire - 2 £388 - 7
Wiltshire +8 1 £340 +12.39% 3
Middlesex +4 1 - -
Warwickshire -1 1 £500 - 1
Surrey -6 1 - - 2
Oxford -14 1 £425 +13.33% 1
Oxfordshire -19 1 £425 +41.66% 1
Norfolk - 1 - -

Axure RP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 314 (92.35%) User Experience
2 186 (54.71%) HTML
3 169 (49.71%) CSS
4 118 (34.71%) Agile Software Development
5 106 (31.18%) Photoshop
6 99 (29.12%) JavaScript
7 87 (25.59%) Adobe
8 78 (22.94%) OmniGraffle
9 69 (20.29%) Information Architecture
10 67 (19.71%) Adobe Illustrator
11 66 (19.41%) Finance
12 65 (19.12%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 63 (18.53%) jQuery
14 58 (17.06%) MS Visio
15 50 (14.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 46 (13.53%) E-Commerce
16 46 (13.53%) Usability Testing
17 43 (12.65%) Rapid Prototyping
17 43 (12.65%) W3C
18 37 (10.88%) HTML5
19 34 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 31 (9.12%) Use Case
21 30 (8.82%) User Stories
21 30 (8.82%) Business Analysis
21 30 (8.82%) Microsoft
21 30 (8.82%) .NET
22 29 (8.53%) Ajax
22 29 (8.53%) Retail
22 29 (8.53%) Marketing
22 29 (8.53%) Degree

Axure RP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 25 (7.35%) CMS
2 18 (5.29%) IIS
3 14 (4.12%) Confluence
4 3 (0.88%) Node.js
4 3 (0.88%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.29%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 106 (31.18%) Photoshop
2 78 (22.94%) OmniGraffle
3 67 (19.71%) Adobe Illustrator
4 58 (17.06%) MS Visio
5 50 (14.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 20 (5.88%) InDesign
7 13 (3.82%) MS Excel
8 7 (2.06%) Fireworks
9 5 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (0.88%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (0.59%) MS Project
11 2 (0.59%) Edge Animate
12 1 (0.29%) MS Office
12 1 (0.29%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 3 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.47%) Intranet
2 2 (0.59%) Internet
2 2 (0.59%) Broadband
3 1 (0.29%) VoIP
3 1 (0.29%) SWIFTNet
3 1 (0.29%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.29%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 65 (19.12%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 24 (7.06%) Dreamweaver
3 20 (5.88%) JIRA
4 19 (5.59%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.47%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.18%) ProtoShare
7 2 (0.59%) Subversion
7 2 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.29%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.29%) Xcode
8 1 (0.29%) Selenium
8 1 (0.29%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.29%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.29%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.29%) Sublime Text
8 1 (0.29%) Android Studio
General
1 66 (19.41%) Finance
2 29 (8.53%) Retail
2 29 (8.53%) Marketing
3 19 (5.59%) Games
4 17 (5.00%) Banking
4 17 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 16 (4.71%) Publishing
6 13 (3.82%) Interactive Media
7 3 (0.88%) Electronics
7 3 (0.88%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.59%) iGaming
8 2 (0.59%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.29%) Advertising
9 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.29%) Billing
9 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 222 (65.29%) Designer
2 193 (56.76%) UX Designer
3 41 (12.06%) Developer
4 38 (11.18%) UI Designer
5 32 (9.41%) Architect
6 31 (9.12%) Analyst
7 29 (8.53%) Business Analyst
8 28 (8.24%) Senior Designer
9 27 (7.94%) User Experience Architect
10 26 (7.65%) Senior UX Designer
11 21 (6.18%) Consultant
12 16 (4.71%) CMS Developer
13 15 (4.41%) User Experience Consultant
14 11 (3.24%) Lead Designer
15 8 (2.35%) Systems Analyst
15 8 (2.35%) Interface Designer
15 8 (2.35%) User Experience Researcher
16 7 (2.06%) UI Programmer
16 7 (2.06%) UX Developer
16 7 (2.06%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (54.71%) HTML
2 169 (49.71%) CSS
3 63 (18.53%) jQuery
4 37 (10.88%) HTML5
5 34 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 30 (8.82%) .NET
7 29 (8.53%) Ajax
8 27 (7.94%) XML
9 26 (7.65%) XHTML
10 23 (6.76%) CSS3
11 22 (6.47%) XSLT
11 22 (6.47%) Web Services
12 20 (5.88%) ASP.NET
13 19 (5.59%) XSD
14 14 (4.12%) Flash
15 5 (1.47%) SOAP
15 5 (1.47%) PhoneGap
15 5 (1.47%) Sass
16 3 (0.88%) Apache Cordova
16 3 (0.88%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 314 (92.35%) User Experience
2 43 (12.65%) W3C
3 22 (6.47%) Web 2.0
3 22 (6.47%) Mobile App
4 18 (5.29%) Graphic Design
5 9 (2.65%) Visualisation
5 9 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.35%) Online Games
6 8 (2.35%) Psychology
7 7 (2.06%) Digital Media
8 6 (1.76%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.76%) Human Factors
8 6 (1.76%) RIA
9 5 (1.47%) Open Source
10 4 (1.18%) iPhone
11 3 (0.88%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.88%) DTV
12 2 (0.59%) Ergonomics
12 2 (0.59%) Online Banking
12 2 (0.59%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 26 (7.65%) Apple iOS
2 22 (6.47%) Android
3 2 (0.59%) Windows
4 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (34.71%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (20.29%) Information Architecture
3 46 (13.53%) Usability Testing
3 46 (13.53%) E-Commerce
4 43 (12.65%) Rapid Prototyping
5 31 (9.12%) Use Case
6 30 (8.82%) User Stories
6 30 (8.82%) Business Analysis
7 26 (7.65%) Web Accessibility
8 25 (7.35%) Web Development
9 23 (6.76%) Content Management
10 21 (6.18%) Responsive Web Design
11 20 (5.88%) UX Design
11 20 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (5.59%) Scrum
13 18 (5.29%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (5.29%) OOP
14 17 (5.00%) Web Design
14 17 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
15 16 (4.71%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 99 (29.12%) JavaScript
2 25 (7.35%) SQL
3 5 (1.47%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 5 (1.47%) PHP
4 4 (1.18%) ActionScript
5 3 (0.88%) XPath
6 2 (0.59%) Objective-C
6 2 (0.59%) Ruby
6 2 (0.59%) C#
6 2 (0.59%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (8.53%) Degree
2 18 (5.29%) Security Cleared
3 16 (4.71%) ISEB
3 16 (4.71%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.18%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.35%) QA
2 3 (0.88%) WAI
3 1 (0.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 87 (25.59%) Adobe
2 30 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 19 (5.59%) OpenText
3 19 (5.59%) RedDot
3 19 (5.59%) Google
4 8 (2.35%) Capita
5 3 (0.88%) SAP
6 2 (0.59%) Oracle
6 2 (0.59%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.29%) Twitter
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