Period
to 25 August 2019

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 25 August 2019 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
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 63 60 76
Rank change year-on-year -3 +16 -16
Contract jobs citing User Experience 22 51 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.12% 3.43% 2.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.94% 12.53% 8.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 34 20
Milton Keynes median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33% -9.09%
10th Percentile £326 £308 £255
90th Percentile £520 £450 £450
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £394 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +1.61% +3.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £34.00 - -

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 277 407 466
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 26.69% 27.37% 27.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 222 247
Milton Keynes median daily rate £445 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.25% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £285 £226 £225
90th Percentile £558 £556 £571
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £440 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.56% -4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 11
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.50 £14.05 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.44% -14.85% +17.86%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £11.75
90th Percentile £23.73 £16.40 £20.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% +17.86%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing User Experience as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Experience in Milton Keynes

User Experience
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 25 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for User Experience in Milton Keynes

User Experience
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for User Experience in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, 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 11 (50.00%) HTML
1 11 (50.00%) CSS
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 10 (45.45%) Banking
2 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 8 (36.36%) Scrum
4 7 (31.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (31.82%) React
4 7 (31.82%) HTML5
4 7 (31.82%) CSS3
4 7 (31.82%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (27.27%) jQuery
6 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
6 5 (22.73%) Sass
7 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 4 (18.18%) Node.js
7 4 (18.18%) User Stories
7 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
7 4 (18.18%) Wireframes
7 4 (18.18%) Degree
7 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
7 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
7 4 (18.18%) JIRA
7 4 (18.18%) Drupal
7 4 (18.18%) C#
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 4 (18.18%) Sketch
7 4 (18.18%) Zeplin

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Sketch
1 4 (18.18%) Zeplin
2 2 (9.09%) InVision
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
3 1 (4.55%) UserZoom
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 3 (13.64%) AWS
1 3 (13.64%) Azure
1 3 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (13.64%) npm
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon S3
2 2 (9.09%) Google Analytics
3 1 (4.55%) GitHub
3 1 (4.55%) Google Tag Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
2 3 (13.64%) MySQL
2 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
2 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 4 (18.18%) JIRA
2 3 (13.64%) Axure RP
2 3 (13.64%) Grunt
2 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.64%) webpack
3 2 (9.09%) Maven
3 2 (9.09%) Mocha
4 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio Code
4 1 (4.55%) Xcode
General
1 10 (45.45%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (18.18%) Designer
3 4 (18.18%) Drupal Developer
4 3 (13.64%) HTML CSS Developer
4 3 (13.64%) HTML Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Junior
4 3 (13.64%) Junior Designer
4 3 (13.64%) React Developer
4 3 (13.64%) UI Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Developer
5 2 (9.09%) UX Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) CSS
1 11 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (31.82%) CSS3
2 7 (31.82%) HTML5
2 7 (31.82%) React
2 7 (31.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (27.27%) jQuery
4 5 (22.73%) Sass
5 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 4 (18.18%) Node.js
6 3 (13.64%) Apache Cordova
6 3 (13.64%) Express
6 3 (13.64%) JSON
6 3 (13.64%) Mongoose
6 3 (13.64%) PhoneGap
6 3 (13.64%) React Native
6 3 (13.64%) REST
6 3 (13.64%) RESTful
6 3 (13.64%) SOAP
6 3 (13.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Android
1 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 8 (36.36%) Scrum
3 7 (31.82%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
6 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
6 4 (18.18%) User Stories
6 4 (18.18%) Wireframes
7 3 (13.64%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (13.64%) Prototyping
7 3 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
8 2 (9.09%) Analytics
8 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
8 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 2 (9.09%) Minimum Viable Product
8 2 (9.09%) MVVM
8 2 (9.09%) Open Source
8 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 4 (18.18%) C#
3 3 (13.64%) ES6
4 2 (9.09%) Apple Swift
4 2 (9.09%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) Kotlin
4 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.55%) SQL
5 1 (4.55%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 2 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Adobe
2 2 (9.09%) Google
2 2 (9.09%) OutSystems
2 2 (9.09%) Xamarin
3 1 (4.55%) Maxymiser