Period
to 14 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in contract job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 59 63
Rank change year-on-year +5 +4 -21
Contract jobs citing User Experience 48 37 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.04% 2.90% 2.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.26% 8.45% 8.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 31 29
Reading median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £353 £263 £168
90th Percentile £503 £530 £445
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Reading median hourly rate £32.50 - £12.79
10th Percentile £28.25 - £10.76
90th Percentile £34.75 - £14.59
Berkshire median hourly rate £34.00 - £12.79

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 Reading with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 468 438 465
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 29.68% 34.30% 31.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 246 239
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £185 £209 £188
90th Percentile £616 £550 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 21
Reading median hourly rate £40.00 £15.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +166.67% -58.33% +121.54%
10th Percentile £8.21 £10.55 £15.75
90th Percentile £48.63 £38.50 £55.65
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £12.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +66.67% -40.00% +9.59%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing User Experience as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Reading

User Experience
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Experience in Reading

User Experience
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in Reading over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for User Experience in Reading

User Experience
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for User Experience in Reading

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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 Reading region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.92%) HTML
2 11 (22.92%) CSS
2 11 (22.92%) Wireframes
3 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 7 (14.58%) Cisco
5 7 (14.58%) HTML5
5 7 (14.58%) CSS3
5 7 (14.58%) React
6 6 (12.50%) User Stories
6 6 (12.50%) Front End Development
6 6 (12.50%) Sass
6 6 (12.50%) ERP
6 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
7 5 (10.42%) Scrum
7 5 (10.42%) Product Management
7 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
7 5 (10.42%) SAP
8 4 (8.33%) ABAP
8 4 (8.33%) ITIL
8 4 (8.33%) Windows
8 4 (8.33%) CRM
8 4 (8.33%) BMC
8 4 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (8.33%) Remedy
8 4 (8.33%) SAP ERP
8 4 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (8.33%) jQuery
8 4 (8.33%) SAP Implementation

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (6.25%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.08%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) InVision
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.17%) UXPin
3 1 (2.08%) GIMP
3 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
1 4 (8.33%) SAP ERP
2 3 (6.25%) SAP PP
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (2.08%) Primavera
3 1 (2.08%) SAP EWM
3 1 (2.08%) SAP MM
3 1 (2.08%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.08%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) BGP
1 3 (6.25%) DECT
1 3 (6.25%) DNS
1 3 (6.25%) FTP
1 3 (6.25%) HTTP
1 3 (6.25%) HTTPS
1 3 (6.25%) Internet
1 3 (6.25%) LAN
1 3 (6.25%) MPLS
1 3 (6.25%) NetScreen
1 3 (6.25%) OSPF
1 3 (6.25%) PBX
1 3 (6.25%) SMTP
1 3 (6.25%) SNMP
1 3 (6.25%) SSL
1 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 3 (6.25%) VPN
1 3 (6.25%) WAN
1 3 (6.25%) Wireless
1 3 (6.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) Power BI
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Axure RP
2 3 (6.25%) webpack
General
1 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.17%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Publishing
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Developer
2 8 (16.67%) Consultant
2 8 (16.67%) Designer
2 8 (16.67%) UX Designer
3 7 (14.58%) Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Product Owner
5 4 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) Agile Product Owner
6 3 (6.25%) Applications Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Applications Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) iOS Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.17%) SAP PP Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Designer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior UX Designer
7 2 (4.17%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.92%) CSS
1 11 (22.92%) HTML
2 7 (14.58%) CSS3
2 7 (14.58%) HTML5
2 7 (14.58%) React
3 6 (12.50%) Sass
4 4 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 4 (8.33%) IDoc
4 4 (8.33%) jQuery
4 4 (8.33%) LESS
5 3 (6.25%) Vue.js
6 2 (4.17%) Ajax
6 2 (4.17%) Backbone.js
6 2 (4.17%) Durandal
6 2 (4.17%) Framer.js
6 2 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (4.17%) Redux
6 2 (4.17%) RESTful
7 1 (2.08%) Java EE
7 1 (2.08%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.08%) Fintech
3 1 (2.08%) NHS
3 1 (2.08%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.92%) Wireframes
3 6 (12.50%) ERP
3 6 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 6 (12.50%) User Stories
4 5 (10.42%) Product Management
4 5 (10.42%) Scrum
5 4 (8.33%) CRM
5 4 (8.33%) Data Migration
5 4 (8.33%) ITIL
5 4 (8.33%) Migration
5 4 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
5 4 (8.33%) TDD
6 3 (6.25%) Business Continuity
6 3 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 3 (6.25%) Data Management
6 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.25%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.25%) Matrix Management
6 3 (6.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 4 (8.33%) ABAP
3 2 (4.17%) TypeScript
4 1 (2.08%) C#
4 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) CCDA
3 3 (6.25%) CCNA
3 3 (6.25%) CCVP
3 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.08%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) Data Quality
1 3 (6.25%) SLA
2 2 (4.17%) QA
3 1 (2.08%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.08%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Cisco
2 5 (10.42%) SAP
3 4 (8.33%) BMC
3 4 (8.33%) Remedy
3 4 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (6.25%) Adobe
4 3 (6.25%) Avaya
4 3 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 3 (6.25%) Google
4 3 (6.25%) Juniper
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.25%) Nortel
5 1 (2.08%) Apple
5 1 (2.08%) IFS
5 1 (2.08%) JDA
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle
5 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.08%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.08%) Xamarin