Period
to 4 December 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 4 December 2021 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 45 35 51
Rank change year-on-year -10 +16 0
Contract jobs citing User Experience 19 6 36
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.64% 1.88% 3.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.86% 7.32% 10.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 24
10th Percentile £465 £443 "
25th Percentile £500 £450 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -10.00%
75th Percentile £547 £506 £489
90th Percentile £550 £510 £566
East of England median daily rate £525 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +10.53% +11.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
East of England median hourly rate £41.23 £21.50 -
% change year-on-year +91.77% - -

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 175 82 349
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 24.27% 25.71% 29.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 56 196
10th Percentile £315 £237 £216
25th Percentile £363 £312 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £494 £413 £450
Median % change year-on-year +19.70% -8.33% +5.88%
75th Percentile £538 £541 £550
90th Percentile £588 £600 £648
East of England median daily rate £425 £390 £425
% change year-on-year +8.97% -8.24% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 10 45
10th Percentile £12.05 £17.42 £9.65
25th Percentile £14.25 £21.44 £15.25
Median hourly rate £14.50 £39.75 £42.50
Median % change year-on-year -63.52% -6.47% +21.43%
75th Percentile £16.25 £47.13 £47.50
90th Percentile £36.75 £53.75 £51.00
East of England median hourly rate £26.00 £45.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -42.22% +150.00% -6.49%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing User Experience as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Cambridgeshire

User Experience
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing User Experience in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for User Experience in Cambridgeshire

User Experience
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing User Experience in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for User Experience in Cambridgeshire

User Experience
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing User Experience in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for User Experience in Cambridgeshire

User Experience
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 4 December 2021. 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
Cambridge -6 15 £525 +7.69% 17
Peterborough - 3 - - 2
User Experience
East of England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
1 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
1 10 (52.63%) React
2 8 (42.11%) Python
3 7 (36.84%) Java
3 7 (36.84%) Analytics
4 6 (31.58%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) Degree
4 6 (31.58%) JIRA
4 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
4 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
4 6 (31.58%) Scala
5 5 (26.32%) Azure
5 5 (26.32%) Linux
5 5 (26.32%) C#
5 5 (26.32%) Social Skills
5 5 (26.32%) Go
6 4 (21.05%) Front End Development
6 4 (21.05%) HTML
6 4 (21.05%) CSS
6 4 (21.05%) Scrum
6 4 (21.05%) AWS
7 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
7 3 (15.79%) Confluence
7 3 (15.79%) iPad
7 3 (15.79%) Puppet
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft 365
7 3 (15.79%) Perl
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (15.79%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Azure
2 4 (21.05%) AWS
3 3 (15.79%) GCP
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft 365
3 3 (15.79%) Yarn
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
4 1 (5.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
1 6 (31.58%) JIRA
2 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.79%) webpack
3 2 (10.53%) Artifactory
3 2 (10.53%) Gerrit
3 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (26.32%) Social Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Organisational Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) React Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (10.53%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) SAP Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Site Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Designer
6 1 (5.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) UI Designer
6 1 (5.26%) User Experience Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) React
2 4 (21.05%) CSS
2 4 (21.05%) HTML
3 3 (15.79%) GraphQL
3 3 (15.79%) Jest
3 3 (15.79%) Next.js
4 2 (10.53%) WPF
5 1 (5.26%) .NET
5 1 (5.26%) CSS3
5 1 (5.26%) HTML5
5 1 (5.26%) Node.js
5 1 (5.26%) React Native
5 1 (5.26%) Redux
5 1 (5.26%) REST
5 1 (5.26%) Spring
5 1 (5.26%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) iPad
1 3 (15.79%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
2 7 (36.84%) Analytics
3 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
4 4 (21.05%) Front End Development
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.79%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
5 3 (15.79%) Requirements Gathering
5 3 (15.79%) User Stories
6 2 (10.53%) Dashboard Development
6 2 (10.53%) DevOps
6 2 (10.53%) Full Stack Development
6 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.53%) MVVM
6 2 (10.53%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
2 8 (42.11%) Python
3 7 (36.84%) Java
4 6 (31.58%) Scala
5 5 (26.32%) C#
5 5 (26.32%) Go
6 3 (15.79%) ES6
6 3 (15.79%) Perl
6 3 (15.79%) TypeScript
7 2 (10.53%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) Accessibility
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Ansible
1 3 (15.79%) Kubernetes
1 3 (15.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow