Period
to 14 December 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 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 > Slough
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 22 35
Rank change year-on-year +2 +13 +6
Contract jobs citing User Experience 22 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 6.32% 4.55% 1.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.47% 13.54% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 4
Slough median daily rate £250 £456 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.21% +14.06% +3.23%
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
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 Slough with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 113 96 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 32.47% 33.57% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 61 45
Slough median daily rate £400 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +8.97% +0.65%
10th Percentile £151 £256 £235
90th Percentile £550 £588 £483
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Slough median hourly rate £17.50 - £19.63
10th Percentile £17.25 - £15.31
90th Percentile £17.75 - £35.14
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 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 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for User Experience in Slough

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 Slough region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 16 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (59.09%) Vue.js
2 13 (59.09%) Visualisation
2 13 (59.09%) Data Visualisation
2 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
3 12 (54.55%) B2B
3 12 (54.55%) Adobe
3 12 (54.55%) Graphic Design
3 12 (54.55%) Typography
3 12 (54.55%) Infographics
3 12 (54.55%) Prototyping
3 12 (54.55%) InVision
3 12 (54.55%) Analytics
3 12 (54.55%) Analytical Mindset
3 12 (54.55%) Interaction Design
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (18.18%) Asset Management
5 4 (18.18%) Service Management
5 4 (18.18%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (18.18%) Finance
5 4 (18.18%) Tableau
5 4 (18.18%) ServiceNow
6 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
6 3 (13.64%) .NET
7 2 (9.09%) ISEB
7 2 (9.09%) Legal
7 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.09%) Scrum
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
7 2 (9.09%) Web Services

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 12 (54.55%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Legal
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Designer
2 8 (36.36%) UI Designer
3 2 (9.09%) QA Tester
3 2 (9.09%) Senior QA Tester
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Tester
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Tester
4 1 (4.55%) Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Data Visualisation Expert
4 1 (4.55%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) Vue.js
2 3 (13.64%) .NET
3 2 (9.09%) React
3 2 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.55%) D3.js
4 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (54.55%) Analytical Mindset
2 12 (54.55%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Android
1 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Data Visualisation
1 13 (59.09%) Visualisation
2 12 (54.55%) Analytics
2 12 (54.55%) B2B
2 12 (54.55%) Infographics
2 12 (54.55%) Interaction Design
2 12 (54.55%) Prototyping
2 12 (54.55%) Typography
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Asset Management
4 4 (18.18%) Knowledge Management
4 4 (18.18%) Service Management
5 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
6 2 (9.09%) Functional Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Lean Software Development
6 2 (9.09%) Programme Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
1 2 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Adobe
2 4 (18.18%) ServiceNow
2 4 (18.18%) Tableau
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle