Period
to 18 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

UX
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 61 76
Rank change year-on-year -7 +15 +11
Contract jobs citing User Experience 64 50 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.93% 2.88% 1.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.77% 9.54% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 22 38
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £325 £325 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.45% -8.33%
10th Percentile £253 £263 £263
90th Percentile £453 £538 £441
South East median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £60.00 - £16.68
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £15.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +216.67% -33.33% -20.35%

User Experience is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 501 524 723
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 22.91% 30.20% 31.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 277 331
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £189 £254 £250
90th Percentile £538 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 21 31
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +23.92% +7.60%
10th Percentile £10.00 £11.06 £9.23
90th Percentile £48.68 £40.00 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £29.13 £18.50 £24.93
% change year-on-year +57.43% -25.78% +51.06%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing User Experience as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Buckinghamshire

User Experience
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing User Experience in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for User Experience in Buckinghamshire

User Experience
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for User Experience in Buckinghamshire

User Experience
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for User Experience in Buckinghamshire

User Experience
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 18 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -8 50 £350 +13.64% 7
Aylesbury +1 6 £325 - 8
High Wycombe -5 2 £350 +3.70% 2
User Experience
South East

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing User Experience also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 30 (46.88%) CSS
2 28 (43.75%) HTML
3 27 (42.19%) Wireframes
4 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
4 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (31.25%) HTML5
6 17 (26.56%) CSS3
7 16 (25.00%) Web Development
8 15 (23.44%) Adobe
9 14 (21.88%) Front End Development
10 13 (20.31%) AngularJS
11 12 (18.75%) jQuery
12 9 (14.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (12.50%) Finance
13 8 (12.50%) Banking
13 8 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 7 (10.94%) Android
14 7 (10.94%) Scrum
14 7 (10.94%) Graphic Design
14 7 (10.94%) Marketing
14 7 (10.94%) Photoshop
15 6 (9.38%) .NET
15 6 (9.38%) MySQL
15 6 (9.38%) Java
15 6 (9.38%) MVC
15 6 (9.38%) Web Design
15 6 (9.38%) Git (software)
15 6 (9.38%) Apple iOS
15 6 (9.38%) Mobile App
15 6 (9.38%) Sass

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 3 (4.69%) CMS
2 2 (3.13%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.56%) Apache
3 1 (1.56%) Drupal
3 1 (1.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (10.94%) Photoshop
3 4 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (3.13%) GIMP
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Eloqua
1 1 (1.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (3.13%) Office 365
2 2 (3.13%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.56%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.56%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.56%) SaaS
3 1 (1.56%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) MySQL
2 3 (4.69%) DB2
3 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.69%) git-flow
2 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.13%) Axure RP
3 2 (3.13%) gulp
3 2 (3.13%) JUnit
3 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.56%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.56%) ClearQuest
4 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.56%) Grunt
4 1 (1.56%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.56%) JIRA
4 1 (1.56%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.56%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.56%) Selenium
4 1 (1.56%) Xcode
General
1 8 (12.50%) Banking
1 8 (12.50%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Marketing
3 1 (1.56%) Law
3 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.56%) Retail
3 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (39.06%) Designer
2 21 (32.81%) Developer
3 19 (29.69%) UI Designer
4 18 (28.13%) UX Designer
5 12 (18.75%) UI/UX Designer
6 11 (17.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 9 (14.06%) Analyst
8 5 (7.81%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (7.81%) Web Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Business Analyst
9 4 (6.25%) HTML Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Senior Applications Designer
9 4 (6.25%) Senior Designer
9 4 (6.25%) Senior UI Designer
9 4 (6.25%) Senior UI/UX Designer
9 4 (6.25%) Senior UX Designer
10 3 (4.69%) Angular Developer
10 3 (4.69%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (4.69%) PHP Developer
10 3 (4.69%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (46.88%) CSS
2 28 (43.75%) HTML
3 20 (31.25%) HTML5
4 17 (26.56%) CSS3
5 13 (20.31%) AngularJS
6 12 (18.75%) jQuery
7 9 (14.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (9.38%) .NET
8 6 (9.38%) Sass
9 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET
9 4 (6.25%) LESS
9 4 (6.25%) Material Design
10 3 (4.69%) Ajax
10 3 (4.69%) Node.js
10 3 (4.69%) REST
11 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (3.13%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (3.13%) Laravel
11 2 (3.13%) Spring
11 2 (3.13%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Graphic Design
2 6 (9.38%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.25%) iPhone
4 3 (4.69%) W3C
5 2 (3.13%) Augmented Reality
5 2 (3.13%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.13%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.56%) Animation
6 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.56%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.56%) Fintech
6 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.56%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.56%) Social Media
6 1 (1.56%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.94%) Android
2 6 (9.38%) Apple iOS
3 4 (6.25%) Windows
3 4 (6.25%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.13%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.19%) Wireframes
2 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (25.00%) Web Development
4 14 (21.88%) Front End Development
5 7 (10.94%) Scrum
6 6 (9.38%) MVC
6 6 (9.38%) Web Design
7 5 (7.81%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 5 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (6.25%) Change Management
8 4 (6.25%) E-Commerce
8 4 (6.25%) OO
8 4 (6.25%) Product Management
8 4 (6.25%) User Stories
9 3 (4.69%) Analytics
9 3 (4.69%) Competitor Analysis
9 3 (4.69%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (4.69%) SEO
9 3 (4.69%) SOA
9 3 (4.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
2 6 (9.38%) Java
3 4 (6.25%) PHP
4 3 (4.69%) C#
4 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.13%) Apple Swift
5 2 (3.13%) C++
5 2 (3.13%) Objective-C
5 2 (3.13%) SQL
5 2 (3.13%) VBScript
6 1 (1.56%) C
6 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.56%) ISEB
3 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) PMO
1 2 (3.13%) QA
1 2 (3.13%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.13%) BitLocker
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (3.13%) XenApp
2 2 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) SCCM
2 2 (3.13%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (23.44%) Adobe
2 5 (7.81%) Apple
3 3 (4.69%) HP
3 3 (4.69%) SAP
4 2 (3.13%) Citrix
4 2 (3.13%) Computacenter
4 2 (3.13%) IBM
4 2 (3.13%) Ivanti
4 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.13%) Splunk
4 2 (3.13%) Symantec
5 1 (1.56%) Google
5 1 (1.56%) hybris
5 1 (1.56%) Planview
5 1 (1.56%) Sencha
5 1 (1.56%) Twitter
5 1 (1.56%) Xamarin