The table below looks at the statistics for Axure RP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Axure RP over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Axure RP
Rank 516 501 470
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -31
Contract jobs citing Axure RP 118 164 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.28% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.35% 2.03% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 110 120
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £294 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £345
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £29.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.50 -

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
8745 8062 7301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.40% 13.82% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5886 5288 4656
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 160 137
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.75 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Axure RP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 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 27 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Axure RP within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -8 113 £425 +13.33% 34
London +15 80 £429 +7.18% 18
South East -13 9 £400 +11.11% 4
City of London +21 6 £450 +12.50% 3
North West +10 6 £350 -4.10% 3
South West +2 6 £425 +6.25%
Bristol -3 5 £425 -
Yorkshire +4 4 £388 +21.09% 1
Manchester -7 4 £350 -4.10% 2
West Midlands -28 4 £425 -4.49% 2
Oxfordshire - 4 £400 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £388 - 1
Leeds - 4 £388 - 1
Berkshire -4 3 £375 +4.16% 1
Scotland -7 3 £350 -1.75% 1
East Midlands - 3 £375 - 1
Coventry - 3 £425 -
Glasgow +11 2 - - 1
Cheshire +9 2 £325 -17.46% 1
Reading +5 2 £375 +4.16%
Canary Wharf +4 2 £381 -3.48%
Docklands, London - 2 - -
Oxford - 2 £400 -
Leicestershire - 2 - - 1
Chester - 2 £325 - 1
Leicester - 2 - - 1
East of England +22 1 £425 +7.45% 3
Plymouth +12 1 £450 +20.00%
Devon +11 1 £450 +20.00%
Livingston +8 1 £350 -

Axure RP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 with a requirement for Axure RP.

1 251 (94.72%) User Experience
2 176 (66.42%) Wireframes
3 114 (43.02%) HTML
4 103 (38.87%) OmniGraffle
5 100 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
6 99 (37.36%) Adobe
7 90 (33.96%) CSS
8 66 (24.91%) Information Architecture
8 66 (24.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 63 (23.77%) Prototyping
10 57 (21.51%) Usability Testing
11 55 (20.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 51 (19.25%) Degree
13 49 (18.49%) MS Visio
14 46 (17.36%) JavaScript
15 43 (16.23%) Photoshop
15 43 (16.23%) Psychology
16 42 (15.85%) E-Commerce
17 41 (15.47%) Finance
18 39 (14.72%) Human Factors
19 38 (14.34%) Project Management
20 36 (13.58%) Adobe Illustrator
20 36 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
20 36 (13.58%) Mobile App
21 35 (13.21%) Web Development
22 32 (12.08%) Product Management
22 32 (12.08%) Marketing
23 28 (10.57%) Android
24 26 (9.81%) Apple iOS
24 26 (9.81%) Analytics

Axure RP
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (5.66%) CMS
2 12 (4.53%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (1.89%) Drupal
4 1 (0.38%) Marvel
4 1 (0.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 103 (38.87%) OmniGraffle
2 66 (24.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 49 (18.49%) MS Visio
4 43 (16.23%) Photoshop
5 36 (13.58%) Adobe Illustrator
6 19 (7.17%) InVision
7 17 (6.42%) UserZoom
8 8 (3.02%) InDesign
9 7 (2.64%) MS Excel
10 6 (2.26%) MS Office
11 5 (1.89%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.38%) Final Cut Pro
12 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
12 1 (0.38%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Eloqua
1 1 (0.38%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.79%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.51%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 4 (1.51%) Google Apps
3 4 (1.51%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.89%) Internet
2 4 (1.51%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.13%) Big Data
2 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 55 (20.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 15 (5.66%) JIRA
3 6 (2.26%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (1.13%) Jasmine
5 2 (0.75%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.75%) Grunt
5 2 (0.75%) gulp
6 1 (0.38%) Bower
6 1 (0.38%) Mocha
6 1 (0.38%) Sinon.JS
6 1 (0.38%) webpack
General
1 41 (15.47%) Finance
2 32 (12.08%) Marketing
3 15 (5.66%) Banking
3 15 (5.66%) Retail
4 9 (3.40%) French Language
5 8 (3.02%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.64%) Games
7 5 (1.89%) Multimedia
8 4 (1.51%) Advertising
9 3 (1.13%) Legal
10 2 (0.75%) Front Office
10 2 (0.75%) Interactive Media
10 2 (0.75%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.38%) Back Office
11 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 172 (64.91%) Designer
2 151 (56.98%) UX Designer
3 35 (13.21%) Architect
4 33 (12.45%) User Experience Architect
5 31 (11.70%) UI Designer
6 25 (9.43%) Senior Designer
6 25 (9.43%) UI/UX Designer
7 22 (8.30%) Senior UX Designer
8 16 (6.04%) User Researcher
9 15 (5.66%) Senior User Researcher
10 14 (5.28%) Developer
11 11 (4.15%) Analyst
11 11 (4.15%) Business Analyst
11 11 (4.15%) Senior Architect
11 11 (4.15%) Senior User Experience Architect
12 9 (3.40%) Mobile Designer
12 9 (3.40%) Mobile UX Designer
12 9 (3.40%) User Experience Researcher
13 8 (3.02%) Interaction Designer
13 8 (3.02%) Senior User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (43.02%) HTML
2 90 (33.96%) CSS
3 24 (9.06%) HTML5
4 15 (5.66%) CSS3
5 10 (3.77%) jQuery
6 8 (3.02%) Flash
7 7 (2.64%) XML
8 6 (2.26%) .NET
9 5 (1.89%) AngularJS
9 5 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (1.89%) Sass
9 5 (1.89%) WPF
10 4 (1.51%) Node.js
10 4 (1.51%) Web Services
10 4 (1.51%) XSLT
11 3 (1.13%) Ajax
11 3 (1.13%) LESS
11 3 (1.13%) React
12 2 (0.75%) Backbone.js
12 2 (0.75%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 251 (94.72%) User Experience
2 43 (16.23%) Psychology
3 36 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (13.58%) Mobile App
4 24 (9.06%) RIA
5 15 (5.66%) W3C
6 12 (4.53%) Digital Media
7 9 (3.40%) Graphic Design
8 8 (3.02%) Taxonomies
8 8 (3.02%) Visualisation
9 6 (2.26%) Social Media
10 5 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.51%) Interactive TV
12 3 (1.13%) Fintech
13 2 (0.75%) iPhone
13 2 (0.75%) Mobile Banking
13 2 (0.75%) Online Banking
13 2 (0.75%) Smartphone
14 1 (0.38%) Copywriting
14 1 (0.38%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.57%) Android
2 26 (9.81%) Apple iOS
3 13 (4.91%) Windows
4 4 (1.51%) Windows 8
4 4 (1.51%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (0.75%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (66.42%) Wireframes
2 100 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (24.91%) Information Architecture
4 63 (23.77%) Prototyping
5 57 (21.51%) Usability Testing
6 42 (15.85%) E-Commerce
7 39 (14.72%) Human Factors
8 38 (14.34%) Project Management
9 35 (13.21%) Web Development
10 32 (12.08%) Product Management
11 26 (9.81%) Analytics
11 26 (9.81%) Mentoring
11 26 (9.81%) Software Engineering
12 22 (8.30%) Industrial Design
12 22 (8.30%) Scrum
13 20 (7.55%) Competitor Analysis
13 20 (7.55%) Responsive Web Design
14 19 (7.17%) Web Design
15 18 (6.79%) Benchmarking
16 16 (6.04%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 46 (17.36%) JavaScript
2 9 (3.40%) Java
3 5 (1.89%) C#
3 5 (1.89%) PHP
4 4 (1.51%) XAML
5 3 (1.13%) Python
6 1 (0.38%) C++
6 1 (0.38%) Ruby
6 1 (0.38%) Scala
6 1 (0.38%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 51 (19.25%) Degree
2 1 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.02%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.38%) WAI
2 1 (0.38%) WCAG
Vendors
1 99 (37.36%) Adobe
2 18 (6.79%) Google
3 16 (6.04%) Microsoft
4 12 (4.53%) Sitecore
5 5 (1.89%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.13%) BT
7 1 (0.38%) ClickTale
7 1 (0.38%) Cognos
7 1 (0.38%) Facebook
7 1 (0.38%) HP
7 1 (0.38%) IBM
7 1 (0.38%) Maxymiser
7 1 (0.38%) Omniture
7 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.38%) Twitter
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