Period
to 22 April 2019

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 April 2019 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 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 194 182 196
Rank change year-on-year -12 +14 +32
Contract jobs citing Axure RP 13 34 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.23% 0.59% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.16% 2.97% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 1
North West median daily rate £450 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +33.33% -6.98%
10th Percentile £355 £351 £275
90th Percentile £484 £419 £325
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
North West median hourly rate - - £40.00
England median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 1,120 1,146 902
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.21% 19.86% 16.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 743 741 597
North West median daily rate £438 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £285 £263
90th Percentile £606 £563 £525
England median daily rate £500 £475 £435
% change year-on-year +5.26% +9.20% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 25 52
North West median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -5.33% +5.63%
10th Percentile £33.84 £32.00 £36.28
90th Percentile £48.38 £56.14 £50.00
England median hourly rate £43.00 £43.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +4.88% -2.96%

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
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 April 2019. 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 -2 8 £350 -12.50% 3
Cheshire -3 4 £450 +20.00%
Lancashire -10 1 £475 +19.50%
Axure RP
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Axure RP 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 North West region with a requirement for Axure RP.

1 13 (100.00%) User Experience
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) CSS
3 8 (61.54%) HTML
4 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (46.15%) HTML5
5 6 (46.15%) CSS3
5 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
5 6 (46.15%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (46.15%) jQuery
5 6 (46.15%) Java
5 6 (46.15%) Wireframes
6 5 (38.46%) Front End Development
6 5 (38.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
7 4 (30.77%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (30.77%) Photoshop
7 4 (30.77%) Adobe
7 4 (30.77%) JIRA
7 4 (30.77%) Protractor
7 4 (30.77%) LESS
8 3 (23.08%) Adaptive Web Design
8 3 (23.08%) Marvel
8 3 (23.08%) Banking
8 3 (23.08%) Web Design
8 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
8 3 (23.08%) Scrum
8 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
8 3 (23.08%) Finance
8 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management

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 3 (23.08%) Marvel
2 2 (15.38%) CMS
2 2 (15.38%) Drupal
2 2 (15.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (30.77%) Photoshop
3 1 (7.69%) Fireworks
3 1 (7.69%) InVision
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) npm
2 1 (7.69%) Yarn
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
1 4 (30.77%) JIRA
1 4 (30.77%) Karma Test Runner
1 4 (30.77%) Protractor
2 3 (23.08%) Grunt
3 2 (15.38%) Bitbucket
3 2 (15.38%) Bower
3 2 (15.38%) Mercurial
4 1 (7.69%) gulp
4 1 (7.69%) Mocha
General
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Designer
2 6 (46.15%) Developer
3 5 (38.46%) UI Designer
3 5 (38.46%) UX Designer
4 3 (23.08%) UI/UX Designer
5 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 2 (15.38%) UI Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (7.69%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) CSS
2 8 (61.54%) HTML
3 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
3 6 (46.15%) CSS3
3 6 (46.15%) HTML5
3 6 (46.15%) jQuery
4 5 (38.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (30.77%) LESS
6 2 (15.38%) Handlebars
6 2 (15.38%) React
6 2 (15.38%) REST
7 1 (7.69%) Ajax
7 1 (7.69%) Angular 2
7 1 (7.69%) Chai
7 1 (7.69%) Node.js
7 1 (7.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 3 (23.08%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Android
1 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Wireframes
3 5 (38.46%) Front End Development
4 3 (23.08%) Adaptive Web Design
4 3 (23.08%) Information Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Web Design
5 2 (15.38%) B2B
5 2 (15.38%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
5 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) UX Design
5 2 (15.38%) Workflow
6 1 (7.69%) Kanban
6 1 (7.69%) Product Management
6 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) Lua
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Adobe
2 2 (15.38%) hybris