Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 20 39
Rank change year-on-year -12 +19 -11
Contract jobs citing User Experience 5 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.50% 5.12% 0.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.20% 15.00% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 1
Slough median daily rate £445 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.11% +16.13% +3.33%
10th Percentile £340 £306 £369
90th Percentile £603 £483 £406
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £34.00 - £28.50

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 119 100 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 35.74% 34.13% 36.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 61 69
Slough median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.59% -2.67%
10th Percentile £127 £231 £225
90th Percentile £550 £525 £472
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Slough median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £17.25 £13.73 £12.10
90th Percentile £17.75 £17.50 £31.53
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +33.33% -14.29% -4.38%

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

User Experience
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in Slough over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for User Experience in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) B2B
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Billing
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Scaled Agile Framework

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 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) QA Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Senior QA Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) B2B
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle