Period
to 25 October 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 25 October 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
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 506 337 531
Rank change year-on-year -169 +194 +111
Contract jobs citing Adobe XD 53 32 32
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.23% 0.088%
As % of the Applications category 2.12% 3.42% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 28 17
10th Percentile £257 £350 £341
25th Percentile £364 £372 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £475 £418
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% +13.77% +1.83%
75th Percentile £500 £500 £438
90th Percentile £590 £516 £469
England median daily rate £450 £475 £400
% change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% +6.67%

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 2,502 937 2,828
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 6.96% 6.62% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,673 635 1,952
10th Percentile £213 £160 £160
25th Percentile £340 £288 £263
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £425 £400
Median % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
75th Percentile £588 £525 £500
90th Percentile £675 £638 £594
England median daily rate £420 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +10.53% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 30 135
10th Percentile £13.63 £12.71 £12.44
25th Percentile £16.26 £15.00 £14.40
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.70 £19.33
Median % change year-on-year +26.94% +1.91% +1.71%
75th Percentile £36.25 £34.88 £22.25
90th Percentile £53.15 £39.60 £30.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57% +6.06%

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 25 October 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 25 October 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
Central London -57 4 £388 - 8
East London - 3 £400 - 3
West London -23 1 £475 -5.00% 2
Adobe XD
England

For the 6 months to 25 October 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 47 (88.68%) Adobe
2 41 (77.36%) User Experience
3 36 (67.92%) Sketch
4 33 (62.26%) User Research
5 28 (52.83%) InVision
6 25 (47.17%) Wireframes
6 25 (47.17%) Usability Testing
7 24 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (45.28%) Axure RP
7 24 (45.28%) Zeplin
8 21 (39.62%) Data Analysis
9 19 (35.85%) Workshop Facilitation
10 18 (33.96%) Accessibility
10 18 (33.96%) Prototyping
11 17 (32.08%) Service Design
12 13 (24.53%) Figma
13 12 (22.64%) Design Thinking
13 12 (22.64%) HTML
14 11 (20.75%) Photoshop
14 11 (20.75%) CSS
14 11 (20.75%) User Stories
15 10 (18.87%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
16 9 (16.98%) Product Strategy
16 9 (16.98%) Problem-Solving
16 9 (16.98%) Apple iOS
16 9 (16.98%) Android
17 8 (15.09%) Adobe Illustrator
17 8 (15.09%) Customer-Centricity
17 8 (15.09%) Social Skills
17 8 (15.09%) Customer Journey Map

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 3 (5.66%) CMS
2 1 (1.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 36 (67.92%) Sketch
2 28 (52.83%) InVision
3 24 (45.28%) Zeplin
4 13 (24.53%) Figma
5 11 (20.75%) Photoshop
6 8 (15.09%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (9.43%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (5.66%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (3.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (3.77%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (3.77%) InDesign
10 1 (1.89%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (1.89%) Chatbot
10 1 (1.89%) Marvel
10 1 (1.89%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Magento
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Hybris
1 1 (1.89%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) GitHub
2 3 (5.66%) Azure
3 2 (3.77%) Power Platform
4 1 (1.89%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.89%) AWS
4 1 (1.89%) Azure Logic Apps
4 1 (1.89%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.89%) GCP
4 1 (1.89%) MailChimp
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (1.89%) Miro
4 1 (1.89%) npm
4 1 (1.89%) Power Automate
4 1 (1.89%) PowerApps
4 1 (1.89%) SaaS
4 1 (1.89%) Yarn
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) Power BI
2 1 (1.89%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 24 (45.28%) Axure RP
2 4 (7.55%) JIRA
3 2 (3.77%) Balsamiq
4 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.89%) webpack
General
1 8 (15.09%) Social Skills
2 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.43%) Presentation Skills
4 4 (7.55%) Finance
5 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.66%) Marketing
6 2 (3.77%) Retail
7 1 (1.89%) Advertising
7 1 (1.89%) Front Office
7 1 (1.89%) Influencing Skills
7 1 (1.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 43 (81.13%) Designer
2 29 (54.72%) UX Designer
3 12 (22.64%) UI Designer
4 10 (18.87%) UI/UX Designer
5 8 (15.09%) Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Lead Designer
7 2 (3.77%) Digital Designer
7 2 (3.77%) Junior
7 2 (3.77%) React Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Designer
7 2 (3.77%) UX Developer
7 2 (3.77%) UX Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Creative Graphic Designer
8 1 (1.89%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Email Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Junior UI/UX Designer
8 1 (1.89%) Junior UX Designer
8 1 (1.89%) Lead UX Designer
8 1 (1.89%) Power BI Developer
8 1 (1.89%) UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.64%) HTML
2 11 (20.75%) CSS
3 4 (7.55%) HTML5
4 3 (5.66%) Material Design
4 3 (5.66%) React
5 2 (3.77%) jQuery
5 2 (3.77%) Sass
5 2 (3.77%) Vue.js
6 1 (1.89%) Ajax
6 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.89%) CSS3
6 1 (1.89%) D3.js
6 1 (1.89%) Framer.js
6 1 (1.89%) JSON
6 1 (1.89%) Material-UI
6 1 (1.89%) Node.js
6 1 (1.89%) React Native
6 1 (1.89%) REST
6 1 (1.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 41 (77.36%) User Experience
2 6 (11.32%) Mobile App
3 5 (9.43%) Photography
4 3 (5.66%) Graphic Design
5 2 (3.77%) W3C
6 1 (1.89%) Animation
6 1 (1.89%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.89%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.89%) Legacy Code
6 1 (1.89%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Android
1 9 (16.98%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (62.26%) User Research
2 25 (47.17%) Usability Testing
2 25 (47.17%) Wireframes
3 24 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (39.62%) Data Analysis
5 19 (35.85%) Workshop Facilitation
6 18 (33.96%) Prototyping
7 17 (32.08%) Service Design
8 12 (22.64%) Design Thinking
9 11 (20.75%) User Stories
10 10 (18.87%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
11 9 (16.98%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (16.98%) Product Strategy
12 8 (15.09%) Customer Journey Map
12 8 (15.09%) Customer-Centricity
13 7 (13.21%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
14 6 (11.32%) A/B Testing
14 6 (11.32%) Acceptance Criteria
14 6 (11.32%) Backlog Management
14 6 (11.32%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.89%) PHP
2 1 (1.89%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
1 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (33.96%) Accessibility
2 6 (11.32%) WCAG
3 1 (1.89%) GxP
3 1 (1.89%) QA
Vendors
1 47 (88.68%) Adobe
2 3 (5.66%) Google
3 1 (1.89%) Capita
3 1 (1.89%) hybris
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.89%) SAP
3 1 (1.89%) Sitecore