Period
to 28 May 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 28 May 2020 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 39 67 62
Rank change year-on-year +28 -5 -9
Contract jobs citing User Experience 18 20 53
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.59% 1.88% 3.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.95% 6.45% 12.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 40
Median daily rate £450 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.42% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £407 £325 £306
90th Percentile £607 £513 £454
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £451 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.83% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £30.00 - -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 129 310 425
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 25.75% 29.11% 26.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 175 257
Median daily rate £416 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.06% - +1.20%
10th Percentile £275 £213 £208
90th Percentile £574 £560 £543
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +2.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 30 9
Median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +44.00% -19.35%
10th Percentile £12.98 £12.50 £10.30
90th Percentile £35.90 £47.63 £18.30
Median hourly rate £16.00 £18.75 £22.93
% change year-on-year -14.67% -18.24% +47.95%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing User Experience as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Milton Keynes

User Experience
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing User Experience in Milton Keynes.

Daily rate trend for User Experience in Milton Keynes

User Experience
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing User Experience in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 28 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for User Experience in Milton Keynes

User Experience
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing User Experience in Milton Keynes.

Hourly rate trend for User Experience in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 May 2020, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 9 (50.00%) Public Sector
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (27.78%) Service Design
4 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
4 5 (27.78%) Psychology
4 5 (27.78%) Usability Testing
4 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
4 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
5 4 (22.22%) CSS
5 4 (22.22%) HTML
6 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 3 (16.67%) Adobe
6 3 (16.67%) Web Usability
6 3 (16.67%) Sketch
6 3 (16.67%) InVision
7 2 (11.11%) Zeplin
7 2 (11.11%) HTML5
7 2 (11.11%) CSS3
7 2 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (11.11%) WCAG
7 2 (11.11%) Web Services
7 2 (11.11%) Windows
7 2 (11.11%) Migration
7 2 (11.11%) Scrum
7 2 (11.11%) Wireframes
7 2 (11.11%) Design Thinking
8 1 (5.56%) Emotional Intelligence
8 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2019

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 3 (16.67%) InVision
1 3 (16.67%) Sketch
2 2 (11.11%) Zeplin
3 1 (5.56%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
2 1 (5.56%) AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.56%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
1 1 (5.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Axure RP
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Grunt
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) Mocha
1 1 (5.56%) webpack
General
1 9 (50.00%) Public Sector
2 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Designer
2 3 (16.67%) Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Platform Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Junior
3 2 (11.11%) Junior Designer
3 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) UI Designer
3 2 (11.11%) UX Designer
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) CRM Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Security Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) CSS
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) CSS3
2 2 (11.11%) HTML5
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
3 1 (5.56%) Chai
3 1 (5.56%) Enzyme
3 1 (5.56%) Express
3 1 (5.56%) Jest
3 1 (5.56%) Mongoose
3 1 (5.56%) Node.js
3 1 (5.56%) PhoneGap
3 1 (5.56%) React
3 1 (5.56%) React Native
3 1 (5.56%) Redux
3 1 (5.56%) REST
3 1 (5.56%) Sass
3 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) CESG
1 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Android
2 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (27.78%) Psychology
3 5 (27.78%) Service Design
3 5 (27.78%) Usability Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Web Usability
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Design Thinking
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Wireframes
6 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (5.56%) MVVM
6 1 (5.56%) Open Source
6 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) User Stories
6 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) Apple Swift
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) ES6
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) Kotlin
2 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) WCAG
2 1 (5.56%) NCSC
2 1 (5.56%) NIST
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Adobe
2 1 (5.56%) Capita
2 1 (5.56%) OutSystems
2 1 (5.56%) Xamarin