Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 2018 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 203 193 211
Rank change year-on-year -10 +18 +29
Contract jobs citing Axure RP 17 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.28% 0.28% 0.092%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.38% 1.54% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 6
North West median daily rate £425 £358 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.88% +2.14% -4.11%
10th Percentile £403 £278 £319
90th Percentile £558 £438 £409
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £17.50 - -

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 1,233 1,042 979
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.55% 18.39% 15.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 862 715 664
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £282 £289
90th Percentile £588 £550 £500
England median daily rate £475 £463 £430
% change year-on-year +2.70% +7.56% +4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 32 24
North West median hourly rate £39.25 £41.88 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.27% +4.69% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29.25 £36.89 £34.18
90th Percentile £47.88 £55.00 £43.70
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 14 December 2018.

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 14 December 2018. 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 -12 12 £425 - 6
Cheshire -2 5 £488 +33.56% 2
Axure RP
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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 17 (100.00%) User Experience
2 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 16 (94.12%) CSS
3 14 (82.35%) HTML
3 14 (82.35%) HTML5
4 10 (58.82%) jQuery
4 10 (58.82%) CSS3
4 10 (58.82%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (58.82%) Front End Development
4 10 (58.82%) Karma Test Runner
5 9 (52.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (52.94%) AngularJS
6 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
6 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (47.06%) JIRA
6 8 (47.06%) Java
6 8 (47.06%) Adobe
6 8 (47.06%) Protractor
7 6 (35.29%) UX Design
7 6 (35.29%) Bitbucket
7 6 (35.29%) Workflow
7 6 (35.29%) Scrum
7 6 (35.29%) Handlebars
7 6 (35.29%) Bower
8 5 (29.41%) Service Design
8 5 (29.41%) Prototyping
8 5 (29.41%) Photoshop
8 5 (29.41%) TDD
9 4 (23.53%) Industrial Design
9 4 (23.53%) Degree

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 (11.76%) CMS
1 2 (11.76%) Drupal
1 2 (11.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (29.41%) Photoshop
3 4 (23.53%) MS Visio
3 4 (23.53%) OmniGraffle
3 4 (23.53%) UXPin
4 2 (11.76%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Google Analytics
2 2 (11.76%) npm
2 2 (11.76%) Yarn
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Karma Test Runner
2 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
2 8 (47.06%) JIRA
2 8 (47.06%) Protractor
3 6 (35.29%) Bitbucket
3 6 (35.29%) Bower
4 4 (23.53%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 4 (23.53%) Grunt
4 4 (23.53%) ProtoShare
5 2 (11.76%) gulp
5 2 (11.76%) Mercurial
5 2 (11.76%) Mocha
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Designer
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) UX Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior UX Designer
3 2 (11.76%) UI Developer
4 1 (5.88%) UI Designer
4 1 (5.88%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) CSS
2 14 (82.35%) HTML
2 14 (82.35%) HTML5
3 10 (58.82%) CSS3
3 10 (58.82%) jQuery
4 9 (52.94%) AngularJS
4 9 (52.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (35.29%) Handlebars
6 4 (23.53%) LESS
7 2 (11.76%) Ajax
7 2 (11.76%) Chai
7 2 (11.76%) Node.js
7 2 (11.76%) React
7 2 (11.76%) REST
7 2 (11.76%) Sass
8 1 (5.88%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 17 (100.00%) User Experience
2 4 (23.53%) Graphic Design
3 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
4 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
5 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Android
1 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Front End Development
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) Scrum
3 6 (35.29%) UX Design
3 6 (35.29%) Workflow
4 5 (29.41%) Prototyping
4 5 (29.41%) Service Design
4 5 (29.41%) TDD
5 4 (23.53%) Cognitive Psychology
5 4 (23.53%) Industrial Design
5 4 (23.53%) Information Architecture
5 4 (23.53%) Psychology
5 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
5 4 (23.53%) User Stories
6 3 (17.65%) Analytics
6 3 (17.65%) Copywriting
6 3 (17.65%) Qualitative Research
6 3 (17.65%) Quantitative Research
6 3 (17.65%) SEO
6 3 (17.65%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 8 (47.06%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Adobe
2 3 (17.65%) Google
3 2 (11.76%) hybris