The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Axure RP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Axure RP over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Axure RP
England / South West
Rank 133 134 143
Rank change year-on-year +1 +9  
Contract jobs citing Axure RP 2 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.078% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.39% 0.76% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £400 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.55%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £57.50

Axure RP is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 514 396 431
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 20.13% 13.81% 13.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 237 274
Median daily rate £385 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.77% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £313 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 43 27
Median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.84% +9.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £31.40 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £46.20 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.67% +11.46%  

Axure RP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Axure RP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Axure RP in the South West

Axure RP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Axure RP in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Axure RP in the South West

Axure RP
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Axure RP within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Devon - 2 £400 - 1
Axure RP
England

Axure RP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Axure RP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Axure RP.

1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) User Experience
3 7 (70.00%) Typography
4 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (40.00%) Photoshop
5 4 (40.00%) jQuery
5 4 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (40.00%) Prototyping
6 3 (30.00%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (30.00%) Rapid Prototyping
6 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (20.00%) Adobe
7 2 (20.00%) Usability Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Time Management
7 2 (20.00%) InDesign
7 2 (20.00%) Workflow
7 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
7 2 (20.00%) HTML5
7 2 (20.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (20.00%) CSS3
7 2 (20.00%) D3.js
7 2 (20.00%) Highcharts JS
7 2 (20.00%) Infographics
7 2 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (20.00%) Wireframes

Axure RP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (40.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (30.00%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (20.00%) InDesign
4 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Designer
1 7 (70.00%) UX Designer
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Designer
2 2 (20.00%) Digital UX Designer
2 2 (20.00%) UI Designer
2 2 (20.00%) UI/UX Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience Architect
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (20.00%) CSS3
3 2 (20.00%) D3.js
3 2 (20.00%) Highcharts JS
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) WPF
4 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Typography
3 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (40.00%) Prototyping
5 3 (30.00%) Rapid Prototyping
6 2 (20.00%) Infographics
6 2 (20.00%) Time Management
6 2 (20.00%) Usability Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
6 2 (20.00%) Wireframes
6 2 (20.00%) Workflow
7 1 (10.00%) Analytics
7 1 (10.00%) B2B
7 1 (10.00%) B2C
7 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
7 1 (10.00%) MVC
7 1 (10.00%) SEO
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) XAML
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Xamarin