Period
to 23 June 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in contract job vacancies advertised in Slough. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 23 June 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 > Slough
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 25 36
Rank change year-on-year -8 +11 -6
Contract jobs citing User Experience 4 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.45% 2.50% 1.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.92% 9.33% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 6
Slough median daily rate £550 £381 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.26% +32.61% -4.17%
10th Percentile £520 £306 £150
90th Percentile £610 £450 £434
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Slough median hourly rate - - £175.00
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £32.00

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 Slough with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 102 75 170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 36.96% 26.79% 44.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 49 103
Slough median daily rate £399 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.24% +11.84% +1.33%
10th Percentile £130 £246 £225
90th Percentile £538 £525 £475
Berkshire median daily rate £415 £424 £400
% change year-on-year -2.06% +5.94% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 7
Slough median hourly rate - £14.20 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -18.86% -
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.81 £14.20 £18.00
% change year-on-year +4.26% -21.11% +2.86%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Slough

User Experience
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Experience in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Slough region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) Validation
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 3 (75.00%) OmniGraffle
1 3 (75.00%) Axure RP
1 3 (75.00%) CSS3
1 3 (75.00%) User Stories
1 3 (75.00%) Wireframes
1 3 (75.00%) Prototyping
1 3 (75.00%) UXPin
1 3 (75.00%) InVision
1 3 (75.00%) Framer.js
1 3 (75.00%) Customer-Centricity
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (25.00%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Billing
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) InVision
1 3 (75.00%) OmniGraffle
1 3 (75.00%) UXPin
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Axure RP
1 3 (75.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Designer
1 3 (75.00%) User Experience Researcher
1 3 (75.00%) UX Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) CSS3
1 3 (75.00%) Framer.js
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Customer-Centricity
1 3 (75.00%) Prototyping
1 3 (75.00%) User Stories
1 3 (75.00%) Validation
1 3 (75.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft