Period
to 15 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 15 October 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
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 31 19
Rank change year-on-year -13 -12 +20
Contract jobs citing User Experience 125 135 223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 5.19% 6.22% 8.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.34% 19.12% 23.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 112 129
Leeds median daily rate £400 £388 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -0.64% -2.50%
10th Percentile £325 £275 £310
90th Percentile £475 £538 £493
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £380
% change year-on-year +3.23% +1.97% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate £17.50 - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 - -

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 Leeds with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 721 706 952
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 29.94% 32.53% 34.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 520 601
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +12.58%
10th Percentile £313 £269 £294
90th Percentile £575 £565 £565
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £411
% change year-on-year +3.13% -2.74% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 15 16
Leeds median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.63% +30.61% -18.33%
10th Percentile £9.15 £10.99 £9.04
90th Percentile £25.00 £21.05 £16.05
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.82 £14.85 £12.82
% change year-on-year -6.95% +15.83% -4.40%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Leeds

User Experience
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Experience in Leeds

User Experience
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in Leeds over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for User Experience in Leeds

User Experience
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for User Experience in Leeds

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 Leeds region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 74 (59.20%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (32.80%) JavaScript
3 25 (20.00%) React
3 25 (20.00%) HTML
4 24 (19.20%) Microservices
4 24 (19.20%) AngularJS
5 23 (18.40%) E-Commerce
6 22 (17.60%) CSS
6 22 (17.60%) Wireframes
7 20 (16.00%) .NET
8 19 (15.20%) Scrum
8 19 (15.20%) webpack
8 19 (15.20%) Node.js
9 16 (12.80%) Mobile App
9 16 (12.80%) Android
9 16 (12.80%) C#
10 15 (12.00%) Adobe
10 15 (12.00%) CMS
10 15 (12.00%) Apple iOS
11 14 (11.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 14 (11.20%) MVC
12 13 (10.40%) Finance
12 13 (10.40%) iOS Development
13 12 (9.60%) Prototyping
13 12 (9.60%) REST
13 12 (9.60%) jQuery
13 12 (9.60%) JSON
14 11 (8.80%) Banking
14 11 (8.80%) ASP.NET
14 11 (8.80%) ASP.NET MVC

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 15 (12.00%) CMS
2 10 (8.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (1.60%) Kentico
4 1 (0.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.80%) Confluence
4 1 (0.80%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (5.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (2.40%) InVision
3 2 (1.60%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.60%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.80%) npm
2 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.60%) SaaS
3 1 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.80%) GitHub
3 1 (0.80%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.20%) MySQL
3 3 (2.40%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.60%) Redis
5 1 (0.80%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.80%) Power BI
5 1 (0.80%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (15.20%) webpack
2 11 (8.80%) Babel
3 10 (8.00%) IntelliJ
4 8 (6.40%) gulp
5 5 (4.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.40%) Axure RP
7 2 (1.60%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.80%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.80%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.80%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.80%) JIRA
8 1 (0.80%) Subversion
8 1 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.80%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.80%) Xcode
General
1 13 (10.40%) Finance
2 11 (8.80%) Banking
3 5 (4.00%) Marketing
4 4 (3.20%) Legal
5 3 (2.40%) Law
6 2 (1.60%) Games
7 1 (0.80%) Back Office
7 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.80%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.80%) Publishing
7 1 (0.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (35.20%) Developer
2 33 (26.40%) Designer
3 28 (22.40%) UX Designer
4 14 (11.20%) UI Developer
5 11 (8.80%) User Researcher
6 10 (8.00%) Analyst
7 7 (5.60%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (5.60%) Sitecore Developer
8 6 (4.80%) Business Analyst
8 6 (4.80%) Product Owner
8 6 (4.80%) React Developer
9 5 (4.00%) .NET Developer
9 5 (4.00%) Agile Product Owner
9 5 (4.00%) Digital Product Owner
9 5 (4.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (4.00%) iOS Developer
9 5 (4.00%) User Experience Researcher
10 4 (3.20%) Angular Developer
10 4 (3.20%) E-Commerce Analyst
10 4 (3.20%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (20.00%) HTML
1 25 (20.00%) React
2 24 (19.20%) AngularJS
3 22 (17.60%) CSS
4 20 (16.00%) .NET
5 19 (15.20%) Node.js
6 14 (11.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 12 (9.60%) jQuery
7 12 (9.60%) JSON
7 12 (9.60%) REST
8 11 (8.80%) ASP.NET
8 11 (8.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (8.80%) Redux
9 10 (8.00%) DOM
9 10 (8.00%) HTML5
9 10 (8.00%) Jest
10 9 (7.20%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (6.40%) Vue.js
12 6 (4.80%) Sass
13 5 (4.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.80%) Mobile App
2 9 (7.20%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.40%) iPhone
4 2 (1.60%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.60%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.80%) CMDB
5 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.80%) Life Science
5 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.80%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.80%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.80%) Android
2 15 (12.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.80%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (59.20%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (19.20%) Microservices
3 23 (18.40%) E-Commerce
4 22 (17.60%) Wireframes
5 19 (15.20%) Scrum
6 14 (11.20%) MVC
7 13 (10.40%) iOS Development
8 12 (9.60%) Prototyping
9 11 (8.80%) DevOps
10 10 (8.00%) Benchmarking
10 10 (8.00%) SOLID
10 10 (8.00%) TDD
10 10 (8.00%) Translating Business Requirements
10 10 (8.00%) Workflow
11 9 (7.20%) Android Development
11 9 (7.20%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (7.20%) Front End Development
11 9 (7.20%) OOP
11 9 (7.20%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (7.20%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 41 (32.80%) JavaScript
2 16 (12.80%) C#
3 10 (8.00%) SQL
4 8 (6.40%) T-SQL
5 6 (4.80%) TypeScript
6 5 (4.00%) PHP
7 4 (3.20%) Objective-C
8 3 (2.40%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.60%) Go
10 1 (0.80%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.80%) Java
10 1 (0.80%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.80%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (7.20%) Degree
2 3 (2.40%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.60%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.80%) APMG
4 1 (0.80%) CBAP
4 1 (0.80%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.80%) ISEB
4 1 (0.80%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.60%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.40%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.60%) Prometheus
2 1 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.80%) SCOM
2 1 (0.80%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.80%) WMI
Vendors
1 15 (12.00%) Adobe
2 10 (8.00%) Sitecore
3 4 (3.20%) ServiceNow
4 3 (2.40%) Sony
5 2 (1.60%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.80%) Alteryx
6 1 (0.80%) Apple
6 1 (0.80%) Cisco
6 1 (0.80%) HP
6 1 (0.80%) Pega
6 1 (0.80%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.80%) Tableau
6 1 (0.80%) VMware