Period
to 1 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Adobe XD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Adobe XD over the 6 months to 1 August 2021 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.

Adobe XD
England > London
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 473 351 567
Rank change year-on-year -122 +216 +70
Contract jobs citing Adobe XD 50 26 25
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.17% 0.062%
As % of the Applications category 2.51% 2.19% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 18
10th Percentile £266 £261 £321
25th Percentile £381 £338 £353
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £438 £425 £413
Median % change year-on-year +2.94% +3.03% -8.33%
75th Percentile £528 £495 £531
90th Percentile £573 £509 £575
England median daily rate £425 £406 £450
% change year-on-year +4.62% -9.72% +14.65%

Adobe XD is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1,994 1,187 3,128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 6.62% 7.53% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,251 799 2,124
10th Percentile £245 £160 £163
25th Percentile £350 £275 £263
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £425 £400
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
75th Percentile £575 £538 £518
90th Percentile £675 £650 £600
England median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.60% +0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 52 135
10th Percentile £13.41 £12.52 £11.36
25th Percentile £16.21 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate £26.25 £20.29 £19.00
Median % change year-on-year +29.41% +6.76% -5.00%
75th Percentile £39.39 £30.23 £23.84
90th Percentile £52.40 £40.00 £38.85
England median hourly rate £17.75 £18.21 £16.50
% change year-on-year -2.53% +10.36% -

Adobe XD
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Adobe XD as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe XD in London

Adobe XD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Adobe XD in London.

Daily rate trend for Adobe XD in London

Adobe XD
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Adobe XD in London over the 6 months to 1 August 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Adobe XD in London

Adobe XD
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe XD within the London region over the 6 months to 1 August 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
East London - 3 £400 - 2
Central London -26 2 £450 +80.00% 1
West London -2 1 £500 +2.56% 1
North London - 1 £375 -
South London - 1 £625 -
Adobe XD
England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe XD 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 London region with a requirement for Adobe XD.

1 46 (92.00%) Adobe
2 35 (70.00%) Sketch
3 33 (66.00%) InVision
4 30 (60.00%) User Experience
5 28 (56.00%) Zeplin
6 27 (54.00%) User Research
7 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (44.00%) Usability Testing
8 22 (44.00%) Axure RP
9 21 (42.00%) Accessibility
10 19 (38.00%) Workshop Facilitation
10 19 (38.00%) Data Analysis
11 17 (34.00%) WCAG
11 17 (34.00%) Photoshop
11 17 (34.00%) User Stories
12 16 (32.00%) Wireframes
12 16 (32.00%) Adobe Illustrator
13 15 (30.00%) Service Design
14 14 (28.00%) HTML
14 14 (28.00%) Customer-Centricity
15 13 (26.00%) Acceptance Criteria
15 13 (26.00%) Backlog Management
15 13 (26.00%) Android
15 13 (26.00%) Apple iOS
16 11 (22.00%) Design Thinking
17 10 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
17 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
17 10 (20.00%) CSS
17 10 (20.00%) Mobile App
18 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills

Adobe XD
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (4.00%) CMS
1 2 (4.00%) WordPress
2 1 (2.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 35 (70.00%) Sketch
2 33 (66.00%) InVision
3 28 (56.00%) Zeplin
4 17 (34.00%) Photoshop
5 16 (32.00%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (18.00%) Figma
7 3 (6.00%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (4.00%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (2.00%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (2.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (2.00%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (2.00%) InDesign
9 1 (2.00%) Marvel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Magento
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Hybris
1 1 (2.00%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Azure
1 4 (8.00%) npm
2 3 (6.00%) GitHub
3 2 (4.00%) SaaS
4 1 (2.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (2.00%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.00%) Google Docs
4 1 (2.00%) Power Platform
4 1 (2.00%) Yarn
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) MySQL
1 1 (2.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 22 (44.00%) Axure RP
2 3 (6.00%) gulp
2 3 (6.00%) JIRA
2 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.00%) Balsamiq
3 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (2.00%) webpack
General
1 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.00%) Social Skills
3 5 (10.00%) Finance
4 4 (8.00%) Presentation Skills
5 3 (6.00%) Law
5 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (6.00%) Marketing
5 3 (6.00%) Police
6 2 (4.00%) Public Sector
6 2 (4.00%) Retail
7 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (72.00%) Designer
2 17 (34.00%) UX Designer
3 12 (24.00%) UI Designer
4 11 (22.00%) Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Lead Designer
5 7 (14.00%) UI/UX Designer
6 5 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Designer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior UI Designer
8 3 (6.00%) Digital Designer
9 2 (4.00%) Web Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Analyst
10 1 (2.00%) Creative Designer
10 1 (2.00%) Design Engineer
10 1 (2.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 1 (2.00%) Junior Designer
10 1 (2.00%) Senior UX Designer
10 1 (2.00%) User Experience Architect
10 1 (2.00%) UX Developer
10 1 (2.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.00%) HTML
2 10 (20.00%) CSS
3 8 (16.00%) Material Design
4 7 (14.00%) Sass
5 6 (12.00%) Ajax
5 6 (12.00%) jQuery
5 6 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (10.00%) .NET
6 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
6 5 (10.00%) Semantic HTML
7 4 (8.00%) HTML5
8 2 (4.00%) CSS3
8 2 (4.00%) React
9 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.00%) D3.js
9 1 (2.00%) JSON
9 1 (2.00%) REST
9 1 (2.00%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 30 (60.00%) User Experience
2 10 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 5 (10.00%) W3C
4 3 (6.00%) SCORM
5 2 (4.00%) Graphic Design
6 1 (2.00%) Animation
6 1 (2.00%) Digital TV
6 1 (2.00%) e-Learning
6 1 (2.00%) Legacy Code
6 1 (2.00%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (2.00%) Photography
6 1 (2.00%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (2.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) Android
1 13 (26.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (54.00%) User Research
2 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (44.00%) Usability Testing
4 19 (38.00%) Data Analysis
4 19 (38.00%) Workshop Facilitation
5 17 (34.00%) User Stories
6 16 (32.00%) Wireframes
7 15 (30.00%) Service Design
8 14 (28.00%) Customer-Centricity
9 13 (26.00%) Acceptance Criteria
9 13 (26.00%) Backlog Management
10 11 (22.00%) Design Thinking
11 10 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (18.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
12 9 (18.00%) Prototyping
13 8 (16.00%) Customer Journey Map
13 8 (16.00%) Human-Centred Design
14 7 (14.00%) Front End Development
14 7 (14.00%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
15 6 (12.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (42.00%) Accessibility
2 17 (34.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 46 (92.00%) Adobe
2 9 (18.00%) Google
3 1 (2.00%) Capita
3 1 (2.00%) hybris
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.00%) Sitecore