Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 6 months to 22 November 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
England > North West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 211 230
Rank change year-on-year +19 +19 -45
Contract jobs citing Axure RP 14 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.25% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.42% 0.70% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 10
North West median daily rate £338 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -4.11% -2.41%
10th Percentile £225 £319 £307
90th Percentile £438 £409 £476
England median daily rate £425 £406 £388
% change year-on-year +4.62% +4.84% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Axure RP is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 987 1003 1155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 17.29% 14.62% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 673 675 692
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £289 £300 £263
90th Percentile £538 £500 £526
England median daily rate £455 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +7.06% +5.59% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 27 45
North West median hourly rate £41.13 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.81% +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £35.00 £34.85 £27.30
90th Percentile £51.25 £44.30 £40.60
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

Axure RP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Axure RP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Axure RP in the North West

Axure RP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Axure RP in the North West

Axure RP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Axure RP in the North West over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Axure RP in the North West

Axure RP
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Axure RP within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Manchester +18 5 £425 +21.43% 1
Lancashire - 3 £250 - 1
Cheshire +7 1 - - 3
Axure RP
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 North West region with a requirement for Axure RP.

1 14 (100.00%) User Experience
2 11 (78.57%) CSS
2 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 11 (78.57%) Wireframes
3 8 (57.14%) OmniGraffle
4 7 (50.00%) Photoshop
5 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) Typography
6 4 (28.57%) Prototyping
7 3 (21.43%) Iconography
7 3 (21.43%) Analytics
7 3 (21.43%) Smartphone
7 3 (21.43%) Interactive Media
7 3 (21.43%) jQuery
7 3 (21.43%) Information Architecture
7 3 (21.43%) Games
7 3 (21.43%) Adobe
8 2 (14.29%) W3C
8 2 (14.29%) Windows
8 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
8 2 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (14.29%) Web Design
8 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (14.29%) SEO
8 2 (14.29%) CMS
8 2 (14.29%) hybris
8 2 (14.29%) WordPress
8 2 (14.29%) Android

Axure RP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (14.29%) CMS
1 2 (14.29%) Kentico
1 2 (14.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) OmniGraffle
2 7 (50.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Games
2 3 (21.43%) Interactive Media
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Designer
1 12 (85.71%) UX Designer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Designer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior UX Designer
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.14%) HTML CSS Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) CSS
1 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) jQuery
3 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.14%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (21.43%) Smartphone
3 2 (14.29%) W3C
4 1 (7.14%) Graphic Design
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Android
1 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Wireframes
2 4 (28.57%) Prototyping
2 4 (28.57%) Typography
3 3 (21.43%) Analytics
3 3 (21.43%) Iconography
3 3 (21.43%) Information Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 2 (14.29%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
4 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (14.29%) SEO
4 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 2 (14.29%) Web Design
5 1 (7.14%) B2C
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Adobe
2 2 (14.29%) hybris