Period
to 25 April 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 25 April 2019 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 East > Surrey
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 60 50 48
Rank change year-on-year -10 -2 +39
Contract jobs citing User Experience 90 142 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.28% 4.80% 4.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.45% 14.42% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 116 76
Surrey median daily rate £488 £495 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.42% +23.63% -5.88%
10th Percentile £292 £300 £313
90th Percentile £575 £575 £494
South East median daily rate £444 £415 £375
% change year-on-year +6.93% +10.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 0
Surrey median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year - +284.62% -68.10%

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 Surrey with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 723 985 709
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 26.34% 33.27% 31.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 535 671 431
Surrey median daily rate £470 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.05% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £263 £239 £231
90th Percentile £611 £588 £565
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 34 25
Surrey median hourly rate £50.00 £22.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +127.27% +4.76% -8.70%
10th Percentile £11.83 £10.71 £12.68
90th Percentile £53.50 £51.75 £46.54
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -16.28% +30.30% -32.65%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Surrey

User Experience
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Experience in Surrey

User Experience
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in Surrey over the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for User Experience in Surrey

User Experience
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for User Experience in Surrey

User Experience
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 25 April 2019. 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
Staines +4 26 £450 -10.00% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames -6 20 £492 -0.51%
Chertsey -3 5 £500 +11.11%
Guildford -5 4 £278 -38.33% 3
Redhill +13 2 £575 +15.00%
Reigate +1 2 £494 -8.14% 12
Egham - 2 £325 -
Woking - 2 £425 -
Weybridge +13 1 £450 +12.50%
Farnham -1 1 £400 +33.33% 1
Leatherhead -3 1 £550 +29.41% 3
Cobham - 1 £375 -
User Experience
South East

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 49 (54.44%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (34.44%) CSS
3 26 (28.89%) Scrum
4 23 (25.56%) HTML
4 23 (25.56%) JavaScript
5 18 (20.00%) Node.js
6 16 (17.78%) Wireframes
7 15 (16.67%) Prototyping
7 15 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
7 15 (16.67%) DevOps
7 15 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (15.56%) JIRA
8 14 (15.56%) Project Management
9 13 (14.44%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (14.44%) User Stories
9 13 (14.44%) Design Thinking
10 12 (13.33%) AngularJS
10 12 (13.33%) Analytics
10 12 (13.33%) Git (software)
10 12 (13.33%) Change Management
11 11 (12.22%) CRM
12 10 (11.11%) Web Services
12 10 (11.11%) Photoshop
12 10 (11.11%) QA
12 10 (11.11%) Google Analytics
12 10 (11.11%) Axure RP
12 10 (11.11%) Front End Development
13 9 (10.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 9 (10.00%) Workday
13 9 (10.00%) Bitbucket Server

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 4 (4.44%) CMS
1 4 (4.44%) Confluence
1 4 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (3.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.44%) Chatbot
3 2 (2.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.22%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) SessionCam
2 1 (1.11%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.11%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.11%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.11%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.11%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.11%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.11%) Google Analytics
2 9 (10.00%) SaaS
2 9 (10.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 6 (6.67%) Adobe Analytics
3 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.33%) BrowserStack
4 3 (3.33%) Lucidchart
5 2 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.11%) npm
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.22%) Power BI
2 1 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.11%) DTS
2 1 (1.11%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.11%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 14 (15.56%) JIRA
2 12 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 10 (11.11%) Axure RP
4 9 (10.00%) Bitbucket Server
4 9 (10.00%) Subversion
5 8 (8.89%) Cucumber
5 8 (8.89%) Jasmine
5 8 (8.89%) Protractor
6 5 (5.56%) Eclipse
7 4 (4.44%) Jenkins
8 3 (3.33%) Selenium
9 2 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.22%) Travis CI
9 2 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (1.11%) JMeter
10 1 (1.11%) TestRail
10 1 (1.11%) YouTrack
General
1 9 (10.00%) Marketing
2 6 (6.67%) Finance
3 5 (5.56%) Banking
4 3 (3.33%) Electronics
5 2 (2.22%) Advertising
5 2 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.11%) Back Office
6 1 (1.11%) Front Office
6 1 (1.11%) Law
6 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (23.33%) Designer
1 21 (23.33%) UX Designer
2 16 (17.78%) Developer
3 9 (10.00%) Product Owner
4 8 (8.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (8.89%) JavaScript Engineer
4 8 (8.89%) UI Designer
4 8 (8.89%) UI Engineer
4 8 (8.89%) UI/UX Designer
4 8 (8.89%) UX Engineer
5 7 (7.78%) Analyst
5 7 (7.78%) Architect
5 7 (7.78%) Web Engineer
6 4 (4.44%) Data Architect
7 3 (3.33%) Angular Developer
7 3 (3.33%) Digital Analyst
7 3 (3.33%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.33%) Senior Designer
7 3 (3.33%) Senior UX Designer
7 3 (3.33%) Service Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (34.44%) CSS
2 23 (25.56%) HTML
3 18 (20.00%) Node.js
4 12 (13.33%) AngularJS
5 10 (11.11%) Web Services
6 9 (10.00%) React
6 9 (10.00%) REST
6 9 (10.00%) Sass
6 9 (10.00%) SOAP
6 9 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (8.89%) HTML5
8 7 (7.78%) CSS3
9 6 (6.67%) jQuery
10 2 (2.22%) Django
11 1 (1.11%) .NET Framework
11 1 (1.11%) RESTful
11 1 (1.11%) Spring
11 1 (1.11%) Task Parallel Library
11 1 (1.11%) WAP
11 1 (1.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.22%) Cloud Native
4 2 (2.22%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.22%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.22%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.11%) BYOD
5 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.11%) Life Science
5 1 (1.11%) Mashup
5 1 (1.11%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.11%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.11%) Social Media
5 1 (1.11%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.67%) Windows
2 3 (3.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.22%) Android
3 2 (2.22%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.22%) Linux
4 1 (1.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (54.44%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (28.89%) Scrum
3 16 (17.78%) Wireframes
4 15 (16.67%) DevOps
4 15 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (16.67%) Prototyping
5 14 (15.56%) Project Management
6 13 (14.44%) Design Thinking
6 13 (14.44%) User Stories
7 12 (13.33%) Analytics
7 12 (13.33%) Change Management
8 11 (12.22%) CRM
9 10 (11.11%) Front End Development
10 9 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
10 9 (10.00%) E-Commerce
10 9 (10.00%) Project Planning
10 9 (10.00%) Service Delivery
10 9 (10.00%) Validation
11 8 (8.89%) Mobile Development
11 8 (8.89%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (25.56%) JavaScript
2 3 (3.33%) Python
2 3 (3.33%) SQL
3 1 (1.11%) C#
3 1 (1.11%) ES6
3 1 (1.11%) Go
3 1 (1.11%) Java
3 1 (1.11%) PHP
3 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (2.22%) CCIE
1 2 (2.22%) CCNP
1 2 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (2.22%) Degree
1 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 3 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) HP ALM
1 1 (1.11%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 13 (14.44%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (10.00%) Workday
3 6 (6.67%) ClickTale
4 5 (5.56%) Adobe
4 5 (5.56%) Google
5 4 (4.44%) Genesys
6 3 (3.33%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.33%) SAP
7 2 (2.22%) Apple
7 2 (2.22%) Cisco
7 2 (2.22%) Facebook
8 1 (1.11%) Ariba
8 1 (1.11%) Freshdesk
8 1 (1.11%) HP
8 1 (1.11%) IBM
8 1 (1.11%) Instagram
8 1 (1.11%) OpenText
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle
8 1 (1.11%) Reuters