Period
to 25 February 2018

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 February 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 East > Surrey
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 51 56
Rank change year-on-year +11 +5 +32
Contract jobs citing User Experience 148 80 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 5.11% 3.86% 3.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.26% 12.36% 10.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 60 57
Surrey median daily rate £495 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.35% - -
10th Percentile £315 £313 £309
90th Percentile £550 £489 £538
South East median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £14.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +239.29% -37.78% -20.35%

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 970 647 938
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 33.48% 31.18% 36.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 688 390 533
Surrey median daily rate £450 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £216 £210 £244
90th Percentile £578 £538 £550
South East median daily rate £403 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +0.63% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 42 83
Surrey median hourly rate £32.50 £18.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.68% -15.91% +4.76%
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.56 £10.85
90th Percentile £51.25 £42.00 £54.79
South East median hourly rate £29.25 £17.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year +64.79% -31.73% +55.60%

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 February 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in Surrey over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 February 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
Staines +5 35 £475 - 4
Sunbury-on-Thames +2 33 £495 -1.10% 2
Reigate - 17 £531 - 4
Farnham - 8 £300 - 1
Leatherhead +1 5 £425 +21.43% 3
Redhill +1 4 £500 +42.86% 3
Guildford +7 2 £443 +24.21% 1
Epsom - 2 £300 - 2
Chertsey - 1 £450 -
Dorking - 1 £500 -
Weybridge - 1 £400 -
User Experience
South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Surrey region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 87 (58.78%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (41.22%) CSS
3 58 (39.19%) HTML
4 56 (37.84%) Scrum
5 55 (37.16%) JavaScript
6 37 (25.00%) Java
7 34 (22.97%) HTML5
7 34 (22.97%) Wireframes
8 33 (22.30%) Salesforce.com
9 30 (20.27%) AngularJS
10 28 (18.92%) BDD
10 28 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (18.92%) Kanban
11 26 (17.57%) Selenium
11 26 (17.57%) Node.js
11 26 (17.57%) CSS3
11 26 (17.57%) Web Services
12 25 (16.89%) jQuery
13 24 (16.22%) Test Automation
13 24 (16.22%) SOAP
13 24 (16.22%) Maven
14 22 (14.86%) Jenkins
15 21 (14.19%) Front End Development
16 20 (13.51%) Axure RP
16 20 (13.51%) Git (software)
16 20 (13.51%) Degree
17 19 (12.84%) System Testing
17 19 (12.84%) REST
17 19 (12.84%) Finance
17 19 (12.84%) OO

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 10 (6.76%) WebLogic
2 7 (4.73%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.70%) Confluence
4 2 (1.35%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon Alexa
5 1 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.68%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (10.14%) Photoshop
2 11 (7.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 8 (5.41%) InDesign
4 3 (2.03%) InVision
5 2 (1.35%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.68%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 3 (2.03%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.68%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.41%) Google Analytics
3 7 (4.73%) Adobe Analytics
4 6 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (3.38%) SaaS
6 4 (2.70%) BrowserStack
7 3 (2.03%) Firebase
7 3 (2.03%) npm
8 2 (1.35%) Lucidchart
9 1 (0.68%) Heroku
9 1 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.70%) Network Security
2 2 (1.35%) Intranet
3 1 (0.68%) HTTP
3 1 (0.68%) Internet
3 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.73%) MySQL
2 5 (3.38%) Power BI
3 4 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.03%) Data Lake
4 3 (2.03%) SQLite
5 2 (1.35%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.68%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.68%) Big Data
6 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.68%) Lumira
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (17.57%) Selenium
2 24 (16.22%) Maven
3 22 (14.86%) Jenkins
4 20 (13.51%) Axure RP
4 20 (13.51%) Git (software)
5 13 (8.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 7 (4.73%) Mocha
7 6 (4.05%) JIRA
7 6 (4.05%) Subversion
8 4 (2.70%) gulp
8 4 (2.70%) JSUnit
8 4 (2.70%) JUnit
8 4 (2.70%) Protractor
8 4 (2.70%) Travis CI
9 3 (2.03%) Bower
9 3 (2.03%) PostCSS
10 1 (0.68%) Babel
10 1 (0.68%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.68%) webpack
General
1 19 (12.84%) Finance
2 11 (7.43%) Marketing
3 7 (4.73%) Banking
4 2 (1.35%) Publishing
5 1 (0.68%) Advertising
5 1 (0.68%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 62 (41.89%) Developer
2 24 (16.22%) Designer
3 23 (15.54%) UX Designer
4 22 (14.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 17 (11.49%) Analyst
5 17 (11.49%) Salesforce Developer
6 14 (9.46%) DevOps Developer
6 14 (9.46%) DevOps Engineer
6 14 (9.46%) UX Analyst
7 13 (8.78%) UI Developer
7 13 (8.78%) UI Engineer
7 13 (8.78%) UI/UX Developer
7 13 (8.78%) UX Developer
8 12 (8.11%) Architect
8 12 (8.11%) Business Analyst
8 12 (8.11%) UX Engineer
9 10 (6.76%) Salesforce Architect
9 10 (6.76%) Technical Leader
10 9 (6.08%) Salesforce Technical Architect
10 9 (6.08%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (41.22%) CSS
2 58 (39.19%) HTML
3 34 (22.97%) HTML5
4 30 (20.27%) AngularJS
5 26 (17.57%) CSS3
5 26 (17.57%) Node.js
5 26 (17.57%) Web Services
6 25 (16.89%) jQuery
7 24 (16.22%) SOAP
8 19 (12.84%) REST
9 16 (10.81%) React
10 14 (9.46%) Spring
11 10 (6.76%) EJB
11 10 (6.76%) JBoss Seam
11 10 (6.76%) JSF
11 10 (6.76%) Sass
11 10 (6.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (5.41%) Hibernate
13 7 (4.73%) Ajax
13 7 (4.73%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.43%) Mobile App
3 8 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.05%) Fintech
4 6 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (3.38%) RIA
6 4 (2.70%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.35%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.68%) Blog
8 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.68%) W3C
8 1 (0.68%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.73%) Android
1 7 (4.73%) Windows
2 3 (2.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (58.78%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (37.84%) Scrum
3 34 (22.97%) Wireframes
4 28 (18.92%) BDD
4 28 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (18.92%) Kanban
5 24 (16.22%) Test Automation
6 21 (14.19%) Front End Development
7 19 (12.84%) DevOps
7 19 (12.84%) OO
7 19 (12.84%) System Testing
8 18 (12.16%) Project Management
9 17 (11.49%) Translating Business Requirements
10 16 (10.81%) Continuous Delivery
10 16 (10.81%) Software Engineering
11 15 (10.14%) Prototyping
11 15 (10.14%) Release Management
11 15 (10.14%) Usability Testing
11 15 (10.14%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (9.46%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (37.16%) JavaScript
2 37 (25.00%) Java
3 14 (9.46%) SQL
4 12 (8.11%) Python
5 10 (6.76%) C++
6 8 (5.41%) C
7 7 (4.73%) C#
8 6 (4.05%) Go
9 4 (2.70%) Apex Code
9 4 (2.70%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.70%) Ruby
10 3 (2.03%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.35%) R
12 1 (0.68%) ES6
12 1 (0.68%) JSX
12 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.68%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (13.51%) Degree
2 6 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.70%) CCIE
3 4 (2.70%) CCIE Routing and Switching
3 4 (2.70%) CCNA
3 4 (2.70%) CCSP
3 4 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.35%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.68%) CBAP
5 1 (0.68%) IIBA
5 1 (0.68%) MCP
5 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.05%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.03%) Docker
Vendors
1 33 (22.30%) Salesforce.com
2 12 (8.11%) Adobe
3 7 (4.73%) ClickTale
4 4 (2.70%) Cisco
5 3 (2.03%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.03%) SAP
6 2 (1.35%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.35%) Tableau
7 1 (0.68%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.68%) Citrix
7 1 (0.68%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.68%) Cognos
7 1 (0.68%) Google
7 1 (0.68%) Informatica
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle
7 1 (0.68%) Platfora
7 1 (0.68%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.68%) Workday