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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Axure RP
Rank 471 471 424
Rank change year-on-year
0 -47
Contract jobs citing Axure RP 169 166 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.30% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.05% 2.29% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 97 146
Average daily rate £450 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.80% -3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £175.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £175.00 - -

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
8246 7238 6813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.76% 12.98% 12.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5599 4635 4364
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 142 132
Average hourly rate £42.37 £37.04 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.38% -2.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.40 £26.47 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.20 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -2.01%

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 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Axure RP within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -13 155 £450 +20.00% 36
London +47 119 £475 +26.66% 16
City of London +43 16 £400 -5.88% 5
Scotland -8 13 £338 +3.84% 2
Yorkshire +3 10 £375 +25.00% 3
East of England +7 9 £400 +6.66% 1
Edinburgh -1 9 £425 +30.76% 2
West Yorkshire -3 9 £375 +28.20% 3
South East -45 7 £375 +7.14% 5
Leeds - 7 £375 - 3
Hertfordshire +2 4 £300 -20.00%
North West -18 4 £325 -16.12% 5
West Midlands -18 4 £340 -2.85% 2
Worcestershire - 4 £333 -
Surrey - 4 £375 - 1
Worcester - 4 £333 -
Bedfordshire - 4 £450 -
Stirling +14 3 £325 -
Watford +7 3 £300 -20.00%
Cheshire -6 3 £325 -32.46% 1
Berkshire -19 3 £375 +10.29% 1
Staines - 3 - -
East Midlands +7 2 £350 -12.50% 2
Luton - 2 £450 -
Croydon - 2 - -
Knutsford - 2 £325 -
Norfolk -4 1 £400 -
Manchester -13 1 £450 +12.50% 2
Reading -15 1 £375 - 1
Peterborough - 1 £400 -

Axure RP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 299 (97.39%) User Experience
2 154 (50.16%) HTML
3 137 (44.63%) Adobe
4 124 (40.39%) Agile Software Development
5 116 (37.79%) CSS
6 106 (34.53%) Usability Testing
7 84 (27.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 78 (25.41%) Photoshop
9 75 (24.43%) OmniGraffle
10 74 (24.10%) Information Architecture
11 73 (23.78%) Psychology
12 69 (22.48%) Degree
13 66 (21.50%) JavaScript
14 62 (20.20%) MS Visio
14 62 (20.20%) Project Management
15 59 (19.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 56 (18.24%) Human Factors
17 53 (17.26%) Adobe Illustrator
18 52 (16.94%) Marketing
19 49 (15.96%) Web Development
20 45 (14.66%) Finance
20 45 (14.66%) Product Management
21 39 (12.70%) Mentoring
22 38 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
22 38 (12.38%) Mobile App
22 38 (12.38%) E-Commerce
23 33 (10.75%) RIA
24 31 (10.10%) Software Engineering
25 30 (9.77%) Workflow
26 29 (9.45%) Industrial Design

Axure RP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 13 (4.23%) CMS
2 11 (3.58%) Sitecore CMS
3 7 (2.28%) Confluence
4 5 (1.63%) Drupal
5 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 78 (25.41%) Photoshop
2 75 (24.43%) OmniGraffle
3 62 (20.20%) MS Visio
4 59 (19.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 53 (17.26%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (1.95%) MS Office
7 4 (1.30%) Fireworks
7 4 (1.30%) MS Excel
8 3 (0.98%) InDesign
8 3 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.33%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) BigMachines
1 1 (0.33%) Eloqua
1 1 (0.33%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.56%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.30%) Lucidchart
3 3 (0.98%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 3 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.98%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.63%) Internet
1 5 (1.63%) Intranet
2 1 (0.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.98%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 84 (27.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 18 (5.86%) JIRA
3 5 (1.63%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (0.98%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.33%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.33%) Subversion
General
1 52 (16.94%) Marketing
2 45 (14.66%) Finance
3 20 (6.51%) Retail
4 19 (6.19%) Banking
5 11 (3.58%) Back Office
5 11 (3.58%) French Language
5 11 (3.58%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.61%) Multimedia
7 7 (2.28%) Legal
8 6 (1.95%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.63%) Games
10 2 (0.65%) Brand Awareness
10 2 (0.65%) Interactive Media
10 2 (0.65%) Publishing
10 2 (0.65%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.33%) Advertising
11 1 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 180 (58.63%) Designer
2 155 (50.49%) UX Designer
3 62 (20.20%) Architect
3 62 (20.20%) User Experience Architect
4 33 (10.75%) UI Designer
5 25 (8.14%) UI/UX Designer
6 23 (7.49%) User Researcher
7 22 (7.17%) Consultant
7 22 (7.17%) Senior User Researcher
7 22 (7.17%) User Experience Consultant
8 21 (6.84%) Senior Designer
9 20 (6.51%) Senior UX Designer
10 16 (5.21%) User Experience Researcher
11 15 (4.89%) Senior Architect
11 15 (4.89%) Senior User Experience Architect
11 15 (4.89%) Senior User Experience Researcher
12 14 (4.56%) Business Analyst
12 14 (4.56%) Mobile Designer
12 14 (4.56%) Mobile UX Designer
13 13 (4.23%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (50.16%) HTML
2 116 (37.79%) CSS
3 27 (8.79%) HTML5
4 18 (5.86%) Flash
4 18 (5.86%) jQuery
5 17 (5.54%) CSS3
6 11 (3.58%) AngularJS
6 11 (3.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (1.63%) Web Services
8 3 (0.98%) Apache Flex
8 3 (0.98%) D3.js
8 3 (0.98%) Django
8 3 (0.98%) XML
9 2 (0.65%) .NET
9 2 (0.65%) Ajax
9 2 (0.65%) Highcharts JS
9 2 (0.65%) LESS
9 2 (0.65%) WAP
10 1 (0.33%) XHTML
10 1 (0.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 299 (97.39%) User Experience
2 73 (23.78%) Psychology
3 38 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (12.38%) Mobile App
4 33 (10.75%) RIA
5 26 (8.47%) W3C
6 15 (4.89%) Graphic Design
7 12 (3.91%) Visualisation
8 11 (3.58%) Fixed Income
8 11 (3.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (2.61%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.98%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.98%) Copywriting
10 3 (0.98%) Smart Energy
10 3 (0.98%) Taxonomies
11 2 (0.65%) Blog
11 2 (0.65%) Interactive TV
11 2 (0.65%) iPhone
11 2 (0.65%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.65%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (9.12%) Android
2 24 (7.82%) Apple iOS
3 5 (1.63%) Windows
4 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (40.39%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (34.53%) Usability Testing
3 74 (24.10%) Information Architecture
4 62 (20.20%) Project Management
5 56 (18.24%) Human Factors
6 49 (15.96%) Web Development
7 45 (14.66%) Product Management
8 39 (12.70%) Mentoring
9 38 (12.38%) E-Commerce
10 31 (10.10%) Software Engineering
11 30 (9.77%) Workflow
12 29 (9.45%) Industrial Design
13 26 (8.47%) Web Design
14 24 (7.82%) Scrum
15 23 (7.49%) UX Design
16 22 (7.17%) Front End Development
17 21 (6.84%) User Stories
17 21 (6.84%) Web Accessibility
18 20 (6.51%) Analytics
18 20 (6.51%) Ethnography
Programming Languages
1 66 (21.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (0.98%) Java
2 3 (0.98%) Python
3 2 (0.65%) C
4 1 (0.33%) Apex Code
4 1 (0.33%) PHP
4 1 (0.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 69 (22.48%) Degree
2 6 (1.95%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.65%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.33%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.56%) QA
2 6 (1.95%) WCAG
3 2 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.33%) WAI
Vendors
1 137 (44.63%) Adobe
2 12 (3.91%) Google
3 11 (3.58%) Sitecore
4 7 (2.28%) Microsoft
5 6 (1.95%) Atlassian
6 5 (1.63%) Optimizely
7 3 (0.98%) ClickTale
8 2 (0.65%) Hotjar
8 2 (0.65%) Omniture
8 2 (0.65%) Twitter
8 2 (0.65%) Usabilla
9 1 (0.33%) Facebook
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle
9 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.33%) SAP
9 1 (0.33%) Siebel
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