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 22 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Axure RP
Rank 402 423 491
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +68
Contract jobs citing Axure RP 187 153 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.30% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.59% 2.55% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 104 57
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£375 £388 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £277 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £484 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.58 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.58 - -

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
7229 5991 5794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.26% 11.63% 11.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4985 3838 3584
Average daily rate £400 £385 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 147 232
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £20.00 £25.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.80 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +2 183 £375 -3.84% 37
London +7 79 £375 -3.22% 23
South East 0 51 £300 -31.81% 8
Berkshire +29 30 £375 -3.22% 1
City of London 0 19 £388 +1.97% 11
North West -9 14 £375 +31.57% 3
South West -18 13 £375 -
East Sussex - 13 £175 - 3
Brighton - 13 £175 - 3
Reading - 10 £300 - 1
East of England -8 9 £375 -28.05% 1
Tyne and Wear - 9 £450 - 1
North East - 9 £450 - 1
Manchester -7 8 £375 +14.06% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £463 - 1
Hertfordshire +4 5 £375 -28.05% 1
Yorkshire -5 4 £385 -31.40% 1
Leeds -9 2 - - 1
West Yorkshire -14 2 - - 1
Hounslow - 2 £338 -
Surrey -18 1 - - 2
Hampshire -20 1 £375 -11.76%
Oxford - 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 1
Somerset - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 1
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
Hertford - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -

Axure RP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 351 (93.10%) User Experience
2 205 (54.38%) HTML
3 178 (47.21%) CSS
4 143 (37.93%) Photoshop
5 121 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
6 110 (29.18%) Adobe
7 101 (26.79%) Adobe Illustrator
8 99 (26.26%) OmniGraffle
9 84 (22.28%) JavaScript
10 81 (21.49%) Information Architecture
11 71 (18.83%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 61 (16.18%) jQuery
13 51 (13.53%) Finance
14 50 (13.26%) E-Commerce
14 50 (13.26%) Apple iOS
15 48 (12.73%) HTML5
16 47 (12.47%) Usability Testing
17 46 (12.20%) Mobile App
18 45 (11.94%) MS Visio
19 40 (10.61%) Android
20 39 (10.34%) UX Design
20 39 (10.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
21 34 (9.02%) Scrum
21 34 (9.02%) CSS3
22 33 (8.75%) W3C
23 32 (8.49%) Ajax
23 32 (8.49%) Rapid Prototyping
24 31 (8.22%) Retail
24 31 (8.22%) Web Accessibility
25 30 (7.96%) Degree

Axure RP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 23 (6.10%) CMS
2 12 (3.18%) IIS
3 4 (1.06%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 143 (37.93%) Photoshop
2 101 (26.79%) Adobe Illustrator
3 99 (26.26%) OmniGraffle
4 45 (11.94%) MS Visio
5 39 (10.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 17 (4.51%) InDesign
7 14 (3.71%) Fireworks
8 13 (3.45%) MS Office
9 6 (1.59%) Acrobat
10 4 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
11 2 (0.53%) MS Excel
11 2 (0.53%) Adobe Premiere
11 2 (0.53%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.18%) Intranet
2 8 (2.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 71 (18.83%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 25 (6.63%) Dreamweaver
3 21 (5.57%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 4 (1.06%) ProtoShare
6 3 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.53%) Xcode
7 2 (0.53%) JIRA
7 2 (0.53%) Android Studio
General
1 51 (13.53%) Finance
2 31 (8.22%) Retail
3 26 (6.90%) Banking
4 23 (6.10%) Marketing
5 18 (4.77%) Interactive Media
6 16 (4.24%) Telecoms
7 13 (3.45%) Games
8 11 (2.92%) Publishing
9 6 (1.59%) Automotive
9 6 (1.59%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.53%) Advertising
10 2 (0.53%) iGaming
10 2 (0.53%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.27%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 236 (62.60%) Designer
2 190 (50.40%) UX Designer
3 58 (15.38%) Architect
4 53 (14.06%) User Experience Architect
5 51 (13.53%) Developer
6 39 (10.34%) Senior Designer
7 37 (9.81%) Senior UX Designer
8 30 (7.96%) UI Designer
9 29 (7.69%) Consultant
10 27 (7.16%) User Experience Consultant
11 13 (3.45%) Lead Designer
12 12 (3.18%) Front-End Developer
13 11 (2.92%) CMS Developer
13 11 (2.92%) Web Developer
14 8 (2.12%) Photoshop Designer
14 8 (2.12%) UX Developer
14 8 (2.12%) User Experience Researcher
14 8 (2.12%) Interaction Designer
15 6 (1.59%) Web Designer
15 6 (1.59%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (54.38%) HTML
2 178 (47.21%) CSS
3 61 (16.18%) jQuery
4 48 (12.73%) HTML5
5 34 (9.02%) CSS3
6 32 (8.49%) Ajax
7 25 (6.63%) XML
7 25 (6.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 24 (6.37%) .NET
9 22 (5.84%) ASP.NET
9 22 (5.84%) XHTML
10 21 (5.57%) Flash
11 18 (4.77%) XSLT
12 16 (4.24%) Web Services
13 13 (3.45%) XSD
14 9 (2.39%) JSON
15 6 (1.59%) Sass
16 5 (1.33%) WSDL
16 5 (1.33%) SOAP
17 4 (1.06%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 351 (93.10%) User Experience
2 46 (12.20%) Mobile App
3 33 (8.75%) W3C
4 19 (5.04%) Visualisation
5 18 (4.77%) Web 2.0
5 18 (4.77%) Graphic Design
6 11 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.65%) Smartphone
8 9 (2.39%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.86%) Psychology
9 7 (1.86%) Online Games
9 7 (1.86%) Digital Media
10 6 (1.59%) Open Source
11 5 (1.33%) RIA
11 5 (1.33%) Computer Science
12 4 (1.06%) Mobile Banking
13 3 (0.80%) Mobile Payment
13 3 (0.80%) NHS
13 3 (0.80%) Online Banking
14 2 (0.53%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 50 (13.26%) Apple iOS
2 40 (10.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (21.49%) Information Architecture
3 50 (13.26%) E-Commerce
4 47 (12.47%) Usability Testing
5 39 (10.34%) UX Design
6 34 (9.02%) Scrum
7 32 (8.49%) Rapid Prototyping
8 31 (8.22%) Web Accessibility
9 23 (6.10%) Web Development
10 19 (5.04%) Responsive Web Design
11 18 (4.77%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (4.51%) Content Management
13 14 (3.71%) Web Design
14 13 (3.45%) Project Management
15 12 (3.18%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (3.18%) OOP
16 11 (2.92%) Competitor Analysis
17 10 (2.65%) Workflow
18 9 (2.39%) MVC
18 9 (2.39%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 84 (22.28%) JavaScript
2 13 (3.45%) SQL
3 10 (2.65%) C#
4 5 (1.33%) XPath
5 1 (0.27%) ActionScript
5 1 (0.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (7.96%) Degree
2 3 (0.80%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.27%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.86%) QA
2 3 (0.80%) WAI
3 1 (0.27%) WCAG
Vendors
1 110 (29.18%) Adobe
2 26 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 13 (3.45%) Open Text
3 13 (3.45%) RedDot
4 12 (3.18%) Google
5 6 (1.59%) Capita
6 5 (1.33%) Appcelerator
7 3 (0.80%) Twitter
8 2 (0.53%) Apple
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle
9 1 (0.27%) iRise
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