Period
to 17 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 17 November 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
South West > Somerset
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 39 37
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2 +20
Contract jobs citing User Experience 11 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.25% 3.26% 2.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.46% 13.08% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 3
Somerset median daily rate £425 £294 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.68% -16.07% -
10th Percentile £329 £221 £245
90th Percentile £464 £471 £375
South West median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Somerset median hourly rate - £40.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +0.63% -8.57%
South West median hourly rate - £37.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -7.50% -8.57%

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 Somerset with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 96 130 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 19.67% 24.95% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 82 49
Somerset median daily rate £378 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.93% -3.78%
10th Percentile £150 £110 £105
90th Percentile £538 £473 £538
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 38
Somerset median hourly rate £40.25 £45.75 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.02% +101.10% -50.14%
10th Percentile £36.70 £11.41 £11.03
90th Percentile £43.35 £50.00 £40.50
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year +7.59% +49.06% -29.33%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Somerset

User Experience
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Experience in Somerset

User Experience
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in Somerset over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for User Experience in Somerset

User Experience
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for User Experience in Somerset

User Experience
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Yeovil +2 4 - - 1
Bath - 4 £369 - 4
User Experience
South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Somerset region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 5 (45.45%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Time Management
2 4 (36.36%) C++
2 4 (36.36%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) UML
2 4 (36.36%) OO
2 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) MySQL
4 2 (18.18%) PHP
4 2 (18.18%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) WordPress
4 2 (18.18%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) Google Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Google
4 2 (18.18%) hybris
4 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) React
4 2 (18.18%) RxJS
4 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
4 2 (18.18%) NoSQL

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (18.18%) WordPress
2 1 (9.09%) Marvel
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) InVision
2 1 (9.09%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Google Analytics
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
1 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) UI Designer
4 1 (9.09%) UI Developer
4 1 (9.09%) UI/UX Designer
4 1 (9.09%) UI/UX Developer
4 1 (9.09%) User Experience Manager
4 1 (9.09%) UX Designer
4 1 (9.09%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) jQuery
2 2 (18.18%) React
2 2 (18.18%) RxJS
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (9.09%) Framer.js
3 1 (9.09%) Handlebars
3 1 (9.09%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) OO
1 4 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (36.36%) Scrum
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
1 4 (36.36%) Time Management
1 4 (36.36%) UML
2 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
3 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (9.09%) API Development
4 1 (9.09%) Co-Creation
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Service Design
4 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) C++
2 4 (36.36%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Google
1 2 (18.18%) hybris
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe