The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Axure RP
Rank 430 476 484
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +8
Contract jobs citing Axure RP 160 87 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.28% 1.48% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 65 52
Average daily rate
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£375 £338 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £313 £363
% change year-on-year
+11.60% -13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7028 5881 6128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.87% 11.50% 10.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4513 3693 3592
Average daily rate £388 £388 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 143 218
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -

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 29 July 2014.

Axure RP Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 July 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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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 +52 149 £375 +11.11% 41
London +20 91 £400 +14.28% 24
South East +27 43 £346 +3.35% 10
Berkshire +30 27 £325 -13.33% 4
City of London +29 22 £375 +15.38% 6
Surrey +9 11 £348 +42.56% 2
Bracknell - 8 £313 -
North West +4 7 £278 -11.20% 4
East of England -33 5 £275 -
Wales - 4 £400 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £345 - 1
Manchester -1 2 £375 +20.00% 1
Hampshire -8 2 £463 +32.14% 2
Oxford - 2 £345 - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
Reading +10 1 £313 -2.34%
Hertfordshire -11 1 - -
Watford - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £450 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
East Yorkshire - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
South Wales - - - -
South West - - - - 2
Farnborough - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Gloucester - - - -
Havant - - - -

Axure RP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

1 151 (41.71%) HTML
2 133 (36.74%) OmniGraffle
3 132 (36.46%) Adobe
4 130 (35.91%) CSS
5 118 (32.60%) Photoshop
6 99 (27.35%) Adobe Illustrator
7 82 (22.65%) Agile Software Development
7 82 (22.65%) Information Architecture
8 78 (21.55%) Usability Testing
9 67 (18.51%) JavaScript
10 58 (16.02%) Mobile App
11 55 (15.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 55 (15.19%) MS Visio
12 49 (13.54%) Scrum
13 48 (13.26%) HTML5
13 48 (13.26%) Apple iOS
13 48 (13.26%) User Experience Design
13 48 (13.26%) Android
14 47 (12.98%) E-Commerce
15 43 (11.88%) Degree
16 39 (10.77%) jQuery
17 34 (9.39%) Dreamweaver
18 33 (9.12%) Flash
18 33 (9.12%) Finance
19 31 (8.56%) Web Development
20 30 (8.29%) CSS3
21 28 (7.73%) Stakeholder Management
22 26 (7.18%) InDesign
22 26 (7.18%) Retail
23 24 (6.63%) Banking

Axure RP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 7 (1.93%) CMS
2 3 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.28%) Drupal
4 1 (0.28%) WordPress
4 1 (0.28%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (0.28%) TeamSite
Applications
1 133 (36.74%) OmniGraffle
2 118 (32.60%) Photoshop
3 99 (27.35%) Adobe Illustrator
4 55 (15.19%) MS Visio
5 26 (7.18%) InDesign
6 17 (4.70%) Fireworks
7 16 (4.42%) Acrobat
7 16 (4.42%) MS Office
8 14 (3.87%) Adobe After Effects
9 13 (3.59%) MS PowerPoint
10 6 (1.66%) MS Excel
10 6 (1.66%) MS Project
11 2 (0.55%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 2 (0.55%) WebTrends
1 2 (0.55%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.21%) Internet
2 2 (0.55%) SAN
3 1 (0.28%) Intranet
3 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.28%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.38%) Big Data
2 3 (0.83%) MongoDB
2 3 (0.83%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 55 (15.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 34 (9.39%) Dreamweaver
3 12 (3.31%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 9 (2.49%) Microsoft Blend
5 5 (1.38%) ProtoShare
6 4 (1.10%) Subversion
7 3 (0.83%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.55%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.28%) Grunt
General
1 33 (9.12%) Finance
2 26 (7.18%) Retail
3 24 (6.63%) Banking
4 23 (6.35%) Marketing
5 17 (4.70%) Publishing
6 12 (3.31%) Telecoms
7 11 (3.04%) Automotive
8 10 (2.76%) Advertising
9 9 (2.49%) Interactive Media
10 6 (1.66%) Games
11 5 (1.38%) Legal
12 3 (0.83%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.83%) Law
12 3 (0.83%) iGaming
13 2 (0.55%) Front Office
14 1 (0.28%) Electronics
14 1 (0.28%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 244 (67.40%) Designer
2 185 (51.10%) User Experience Designer
3 48 (13.26%) Architect
4 40 (11.05%) User Experience Architect
5 38 (10.50%) Developer
6 33 (9.12%) UI Designer
7 30 (8.29%) Senior Designer
8 25 (6.91%) Senior User Experience Designer
9 22 (6.08%) Interaction Designer
10 19 (5.25%) Consultant
11 18 (4.97%) User Experience Consultant
12 16 (4.42%) Visual Designer
12 16 (4.42%) Front-End Developer
13 14 (3.87%) Web Developer
14 10 (2.76%) Senior Architect
15 9 (2.49%) Analyst
16 8 (2.21%) Lead Designer
16 8 (2.21%) Front-End Web Developer
17 7 (1.93%) Business Analyst
17 7 (1.93%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (41.71%) HTML
2 130 (35.91%) CSS
3 48 (13.26%) HTML5
4 39 (10.77%) jQuery
5 33 (9.12%) Flash
6 30 (8.29%) CSS3
7 22 (6.08%) XML
8 10 (2.76%) XHTML
8 10 (2.76%) WPF
9 9 (2.49%) Silverlight
10 6 (1.66%) Ajax
11 4 (1.10%) JSP
11 4 (1.10%) .NET
11 4 (1.10%) Sass
12 3 (0.83%) LESS
12 3 (0.83%) Backbone.js
12 3 (0.83%) Web Services
12 3 (0.83%) NHibernate
12 3 (0.83%) Java EE
12 3 (0.83%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 58 (16.02%) Mobile App
2 20 (5.52%) Visualisation
3 16 (4.42%) Graphic Design
4 12 (3.31%) Smartphone
5 8 (2.21%) Psychology
6 6 (1.66%) Human Factors
7 5 (1.38%) RIA
7 5 (1.38%) W3C
7 5 (1.38%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.10%) Online Banking
8 4 (1.10%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (1.10%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.83%) Online Games
9 3 (0.83%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.83%) Copywriting
9 3 (0.83%) Social Network
10 2 (0.55%) AS400
10 2 (0.55%) STB
10 2 (0.55%) NHS
10 2 (0.55%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 48 (13.26%) Android
1 48 (13.26%) Apple iOS
2 10 (2.76%) Windows
3 4 (1.10%) Windows Phone
4 3 (0.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (22.65%) Agile Software Development
1 82 (22.65%) Information Architecture
2 78 (21.55%) Usability Testing
3 49 (13.54%) Scrum
4 48 (13.26%) User Experience Design
5 47 (12.98%) E-Commerce
6 31 (8.56%) Web Development
7 28 (7.73%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (5.80%) Responsive Web Design
8 21 (5.80%) Analytics
9 18 (4.97%) Industrial Design
10 15 (4.14%) Rapid Prototyping
11 14 (3.87%) Use Case
11 14 (3.87%) Web Design
12 12 (3.31%) Project Management
12 12 (3.31%) User Stories
13 11 (3.04%) Validation
14 10 (2.76%) Workflow
14 10 (2.76%) Competitor Analysis
14 10 (2.76%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 67 (18.51%) JavaScript
2 7 (1.93%) PHP
2 7 (1.93%) Java
3 4 (1.10%) SQL
4 2 (0.55%) Python
4 2 (0.55%) XPath
5 1 (0.28%) C
5 1 (0.28%) C#
5 1 (0.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 43 (11.88%) Degree
2 12 (3.31%) SC Cleared
2 12 (3.31%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.28%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.10%) WCAG
2 2 (0.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 132 (36.46%) Adobe
2 22 (6.08%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.31%) Appcelerator
4 9 (2.49%) Orchard
5 6 (1.66%) Apple
6 4 (1.10%) SAP
6 4 (1.10%) EPiServer
7 3 (0.83%) Oracle
8 2 (0.55%) Mercator
8 2 (0.55%) Twitter
9 1 (0.28%) iRise
9 1 (0.28%) Facebook
9 1 (0.28%) FatWire
9 1 (0.28%) Google
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