The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 98 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 -  
Contract jobs citing Axure RP 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.15% 0.16% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.93% 1.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £425 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -  
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 Manchester with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 216 217 132
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 15.69% 11.84% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 146 80
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +3.12% +9.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 0
Median hourly rate £38.75 £36.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.63% -  
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 Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Axure RP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Axure RP in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for Axure RP.

1 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (90.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) User Experience
3 7 (70.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (70.00%) HTML5
3 7 (70.00%) CSS3
4 6 (60.00%) Wireframes
4 6 (60.00%) Prototyping
5 5 (50.00%) Adobe
5 5 (50.00%) Scrum
5 5 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (40.00%) Web Development
6 4 (40.00%) SVG
6 4 (40.00%) JIRA
6 4 (40.00%) Use Case
6 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
7 3 (30.00%) Ionic Framework
7 3 (30.00%) Apache Cordova
7 3 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (30.00%) jQuery
8 2 (20.00%) Information Architecture
8 2 (20.00%) PhoneGap
8 2 (20.00%) Backbone.js
8 2 (20.00%) RESTful
8 2 (20.00%) JSON
8 2 (20.00%) OO
8 2 (20.00%) Photoshop
8 2 (20.00%) Sass

Axure RP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (20.00%) InVision
2 2 (20.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) Skype
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) Grunt
2 2 (20.00%) gulp
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Games
1 1 (10.00%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Designer
2 4 (40.00%) UX Designer
3 3 (30.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (30.00%) UX Developer
4 2 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (20.00%) HTML Developer
4 2 (20.00%) UI Designer
4 2 (20.00%) UI/UX Designer
4 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Angular Developer
5 1 (10.00%) UI Developer
5 1 (10.00%) UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) CSS
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) AngularJS
2 7 (70.00%) CSS3
2 7 (70.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) SVG
4 3 (30.00%) Apache Cordova
4 3 (30.00%) Ionic Framework
4 3 (30.00%) jQuery
4 3 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (20.00%) Backbone.js
5 2 (20.00%) Ember.js
5 2 (20.00%) Express
5 2 (20.00%) LESS
5 2 (20.00%) PhoneGap
5 2 (20.00%) React
5 2 (20.00%) RequireJS
5 2 (20.00%) Sass
5 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (20.00%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) User Experience
2 2 (20.00%) Fintech
3 1 (10.00%) Internet of Things
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Prototyping
2 6 (60.00%) Wireframes
3 5 (50.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
4 4 (40.00%) Use Case
4 4 (40.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) Information Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) OO
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) DevOps
6 1 (10.00%) Iconography
6 1 (10.00%) Kanban
6 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development
6 1 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (10.00%) Typography
6 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) hybris