Period
to 25 October 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 25 October 2020 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 Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
25 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 20 41 41
Rank change year-on-year +21 0 +3
Contract jobs citing User Experience 4 18 35
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.74% 3.04% 4.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.33% 10.11% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 29
Median daily rate £372 £370 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.47% -8.64% +1.25%
10th Percentile £309 £256 £343
90th Percentile £569 £450 £553
South Wales median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

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 Cardiff with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 48 178 214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 32.88% 30.07% 26.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 124 171
Median daily rate £313 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.89% -1.25% +13.96%
10th Percentile £124 £252 £220
90th Percentile £493 £630 £575
South Wales median daily rate £361 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -9.69% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Median hourly rate £30.00 £38.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.58% +55.00% +9.84%
10th Percentile £20.35 £22.40 £17.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £44.63 £138.00
Median hourly rate £21.90 £18.70 £20.03
% change year-on-year +17.14% -6.64% -42.79%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Cardiff

User Experience
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Daily rate trend for User Experience in Cardiff

User Experience
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing User Experience in Cardiff over the 6 months to 25 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for User Experience in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 October 2020, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (50.00%) Twitter
1 2 (50.00%) Xamarin
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (25.00%) SAPUI5
2 1 (25.00%) Concur
2 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (25.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (25.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
2 1 (25.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) ABAP

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (25.00%) SAP HANA
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Xamarin Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) UI Designer
2 1 (25.00%) UI/UX Designer
2 1 (25.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (25.00%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (25.00%) User Stories
1 1 (25.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
1 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (25.00%) ABAP
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Twitter
1 2 (50.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (25.00%) Concur
2 1 (25.00%) SAP