The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Axure RP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Axure RP over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Axure RP
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 93 78
Rank change year-on-year +16 -15  
Contract jobs citing Axure RP 7 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.58% 0.37% 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.22% 2.34% 6.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 5
Median daily rate £400 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.55%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +3.33% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £175.00 -

Axure RP is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 166 214 129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 13.82% 15.75% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 104 80
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £269 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +3.12% +9.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £43.39 £40.00 £40.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.47% -1.84%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +1.19% +13.51%  

Axure RP
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Axure RP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Axure RP in Edinburgh

Axure RP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Axure RP in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Axure RP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Axure RP.

1 8 (100.00%) User Experience
2 7 (87.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 6 (75.00%) Prototyping
4 5 (62.50%) Wireframes
5 4 (50.00%) Google Analytics
5 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (50.00%) Google
5 4 (50.00%) Analytics
5 4 (50.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 3 (37.50%) HTML
6 3 (37.50%) CSS
7 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
7 2 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (12.50%) React
8 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (12.50%) Qualitative Analysis
8 1 (12.50%) CSS3
8 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 1 (12.50%) InVision
8 1 (12.50%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
8 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
8 1 (12.50%) HTML5
8 1 (12.50%) Web Design
8 1 (12.50%) jQuery
8 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 1 (12.50%) WCAG

Axure RP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (12.50%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Consultant
1 5 (62.50%) User Experience Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Designer
2 2 (25.00%) UX Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Head of User Experience
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) CSS3
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) React
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Prototyping
2 5 (62.50%) Wireframes
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Analytics
3 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
4 1 (12.50%) Human Factors
4 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Qualitative Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) WCAG
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Google