Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 43 107
Rank change year-on-year -22 +64 -13
Contract jobs citing User Experience 107 104 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.30% 4.15% 1.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.04% 13.33% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 88 14
Surrey median daily rate £475 £375 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -18.92% +23.33%
10th Percentile £355 £313 £331
90th Percentile £580 £500 £551
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Surrey median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £27.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +64.38% -
10th Percentile £37.25 £42.50 £26.19
90th Percentile £48.80 £47.50 £28.56
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +40.63% -20.00%

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 1,066 780 878
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 32.86% 31.09% 34.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 709 499 579
Surrey median daily rate £463 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% - +11.84%
10th Percentile £288 £263 £213
90th Percentile £610 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 32 55
Surrey median hourly rate £35.00 £31.75 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.24% +38.04% +21.69%
10th Percentile £11.00 £14.12 £13.99
90th Percentile £51.25 £47.50 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £30.00 £18.26 £23.00
% change year-on-year +64.29% -20.61% +33.57%

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 21 August 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
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 21 August 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 -16 23 £550 +17.33% 6
Guildford -11 8 £475 +11.76% 3
Sunbury-on-Thames -11 7 £578 +2.76%
Woking 0 6 £404 +7.67% 1
Reigate -18 6 £475 +46.15%
Leatherhead -8 4 - - 4
Redhill +8 3 £475 +39.71%
Chertsey 0 3 £448 +123.75%
Epsom - 1 £225 -
Farnham - 1 £425 - 2
User Experience
South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 48 (44.86%) CSS
2 45 (42.06%) HTML
2 45 (42.06%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (40.19%) JavaScript
4 27 (25.23%) Scrum
5 25 (23.36%) AngularJS
6 22 (20.56%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (19.63%) Git (software)
7 21 (19.63%) Node.js
8 20 (18.69%) REST
9 19 (17.76%) JIRA
10 18 (16.82%) Java
11 17 (15.89%) HTML5
12 16 (14.95%) Axure RP
12 16 (14.95%) CSS3
12 16 (14.95%) Web Services
12 16 (14.95%) Front End Development
12 16 (14.95%) Wireframes
13 15 (14.02%) Finance
13 15 (14.02%) Project Management
14 14 (13.08%) Software Engineering
15 13 (12.15%) jQuery
15 13 (12.15%) Angular 2
15 13 (12.15%) Problem-Solving
16 12 (11.21%) Prototyping
16 12 (11.21%) Test Automation
16 12 (11.21%) Salesforce.com
17 11 (10.28%) Sass
17 11 (10.28%) Analytics
18 10 (9.35%) User Stories

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 9 (8.41%) Confluence
2 4 (3.74%) CMS
3 3 (2.80%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.80%) EPiServer
4 2 (1.87%) CICS
4 2 (1.87%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.87%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.87%) WordPress
5 1 (0.93%) Marvel
5 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (8.41%) Photoshop
2 7 (6.54%) InVision
3 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.80%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.87%) UXPin
5 1 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.61%) Adobe Analytics
1 6 (5.61%) Google Analytics
1 6 (5.61%) Serverless
2 5 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.67%) SaaS
2 5 (4.67%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 4 (3.74%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (3.74%) Force.com
3 4 (3.74%) Google Play
3 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.80%) BrowserStack
5 2 (1.87%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 2 (1.87%) Lucidchart
6 1 (0.93%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.87%) SMS
2 1 (0.93%) Extranet
2 1 (0.93%) Internet
2 1 (0.93%) Intranet
2 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.41%) Relational Database
2 6 (5.61%) MySQL
2 6 (5.61%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.67%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.74%) Amazon Redshift
4 4 (3.74%) MySQL Workbench
5 3 (2.80%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.80%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.87%) DB2
7 1 (0.93%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.93%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 21 (19.63%) Git (software)
2 19 (17.76%) JIRA
3 16 (14.95%) Axure RP
4 9 (8.41%) Subversion
5 7 (6.54%) Selenium
6 6 (5.61%) Cucumber
6 6 (5.61%) Protractor
7 5 (4.67%) Jenkins
7 5 (4.67%) JMeter
7 5 (4.67%) Mocha
8 4 (3.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (3.74%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 3 (2.80%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (2.80%) Travis CI
9 3 (2.80%) webpack
10 2 (1.87%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.87%) JUnit
10 2 (1.87%) YouTrack
11 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.93%) HP UFT
General
1 15 (14.02%) Finance
2 10 (9.35%) Marketing
3 5 (4.67%) Automotive
4 4 (3.74%) Back Office
4 4 (3.74%) Retail
5 3 (2.80%) Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Electronics
6 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (32.71%) Developer
2 28 (26.17%) Designer
3 25 (23.36%) UX Designer
4 14 (13.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 11 (10.28%) Angular Developer
6 9 (8.41%) UI Designer
6 9 (8.41%) UI/UX Designer
7 8 (7.48%) Software Engineer
8 7 (6.54%) Project Manager
9 6 (5.61%) Product Owner
10 5 (4.67%) Architect
10 5 (4.67%) JavaScript Engineer
10 5 (4.67%) UI Engineer
10 5 (4.67%) UX Engineer
11 4 (3.74%) Analyst
11 4 (3.74%) Implementation Manager
11 4 (3.74%) Salesforce Architect
11 4 (3.74%) Systems Manager
11 4 (3.74%) UI Developer
11 4 (3.74%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (44.86%) CSS
2 45 (42.06%) HTML
3 25 (23.36%) AngularJS
4 21 (19.63%) Node.js
5 20 (18.69%) REST
6 17 (15.89%) HTML5
7 16 (14.95%) CSS3
7 16 (14.95%) Web Services
8 13 (12.15%) Angular 2
8 13 (12.15%) jQuery
9 11 (10.28%) Sass
10 9 (8.41%) SOAP
11 8 (7.48%) React
11 8 (7.48%) RESTful
12 7 (6.54%) .NET
12 7 (6.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (5.61%) JSON
14 5 (4.67%) Chai
14 5 (4.67%) D3.js
14 5 (4.67%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.56%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.41%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.74%) Driving Licence
3 4 (3.74%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.80%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.80%) Mashup
4 3 (2.80%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.80%) Social Media
5 2 (1.87%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (1.87%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.93%) EPoS
6 1 (0.93%) Fintech
6 1 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.93%) NHS
6 1 (0.93%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.67%) Android
2 4 (3.74%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.93%) Linux
3 1 (0.93%) Unix
3 1 (0.93%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (42.06%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (25.23%) Scrum
3 16 (14.95%) Front End Development
3 16 (14.95%) Wireframes
4 15 (14.02%) Project Management
5 14 (13.08%) Software Engineering
6 13 (12.15%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (11.21%) Prototyping
7 12 (11.21%) Test Automation
8 11 (10.28%) Analytics
9 10 (9.35%) OO
9 10 (9.35%) TDD
9 10 (9.35%) User Stories
10 9 (8.41%) Migration
11 8 (7.48%) Artificial Intelligence
11 8 (7.48%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (7.48%) PRINCE2
12 7 (6.54%) BDD
12 7 (6.54%) Psychology
12 7 (6.54%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (40.19%) JavaScript
2 18 (16.82%) Java
3 7 (6.54%) SQL
4 6 (5.61%) C++
4 6 (5.61%) TypeScript
5 5 (4.67%) Apex Code
5 5 (4.67%) C
5 5 (4.67%) Python
6 4 (3.74%) C#
7 3 (2.80%) ES6
8 2 (1.87%) COBOL
8 2 (1.87%) Go
8 2 (1.87%) Perl
8 2 (1.87%) PL/1
8 2 (1.87%) REXX
8 2 (1.87%) VB
8 2 (1.87%) VBScript
9 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.93%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (9.35%) Degree
2 4 (3.74%) ISEB
2 4 (3.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (2.80%) Master's Degree
3 3 (2.80%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (1.87%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.87%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.87%) PMP
5 1 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.93%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.35%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) GDPR
2 1 (0.93%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (3.74%) Docker
2 2 (1.87%) ACF2
2 2 (1.87%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (1.87%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 12 (11.21%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (5.61%) ClickTale
3 5 (4.67%) Adobe
3 5 (4.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.67%) Workday
4 4 (3.74%) Google
4 4 (3.74%) Oracle
4 4 (3.74%) SAP
5 2 (1.87%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.87%) HP
5 2 (1.87%) IBM
6 1 (0.93%) hybris
6 1 (0.93%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.93%) Xamarin