Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 46 94
Rank change year-on-year -10 +48 -2
Contract jobs citing User Experience 125 104 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.12% 4.58% 2.06%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.59% 14.07% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 88 23
Surrey median daily rate £475 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -11.76% +21.60%
10th Percentile £282 £309 £270
90th Percentile £575 £488 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £368 £375
% change year-on-year +12.93% -2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £13.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +246.15% -66.67% +73.33%

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 993 739 983
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 32.75% 32.53% 38.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 668 467 592
Surrey median daily rate £475 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% -2.94% +10.75%
10th Percentile £250 £239 £251
90th Percentile £600 £559 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 23 107
Surrey median hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.23% +13.04% +21.69%
10th Percentile £10.40 £13.62 £11.81
90th Percentile £54.50 £47.50 £53.94
South East median hourly rate £30.00 £16.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year +81.82% -28.26% +38.55%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -2 30 £475 +2.70% 4
Sunbury-on-Thames -2 19 £495 -1.10%
Reigate -19 15 £538 +65.38% 2
Farnham - 9 £300 - 2
Redhill +10 4 £500 +42.86% 2
Guildford -4 4 £450 +16.13% 4
Leatherhead -3 3 £425 +21.43% 3
Epsom - 3 £300 - 4
Woking +1 1 £375 - 2
Chertsey - 1 £450 -
Weybridge - 1 £400 -
User Experience
South East

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 72 (57.60%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (43.20%) CSS
3 53 (42.40%) HTML
4 47 (37.60%) JavaScript
5 39 (31.20%) Scrum
6 30 (24.00%) Wireframes
7 28 (22.40%) AngularJS
8 25 (20.00%) HTML5
9 24 (19.20%) Java
10 23 (18.40%) Test Automation
10 23 (18.40%) CSS3
11 22 (17.60%) REST
11 22 (17.60%) Axure RP
11 22 (17.60%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (17.60%) Salesforce.com
12 20 (16.00%) Degree
12 20 (16.00%) DevOps
13 19 (15.20%) Front End Development
13 19 (15.20%) Git (software)
13 19 (15.20%) Node.js
14 18 (14.40%) Selenium
14 18 (14.40%) Finance
15 17 (13.60%) Software Engineering
15 17 (13.60%) BDD
15 17 (13.60%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (12.80%) Problem-Solving
16 16 (12.80%) Balsamiq Mockups
16 16 (12.80%) Adobe
17 15 (12.00%) SQL
17 15 (12.00%) Photoshop

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 8 (6.40%) Confluence
2 3 (2.40%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.60%) WordPress
4 1 (0.80%) Amazon Alexa
4 1 (0.80%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.80%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (12.00%) Photoshop
2 11 (8.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 8 (6.40%) InDesign
4 5 (4.00%) InVision
5 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (2.40%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (2.40%) UXPin
6 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.80%) Adobe Analytics
3 6 (4.80%) Google Analytics
4 4 (3.20%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (3.20%) Force.com
4 4 (3.20%) Google Play
5 3 (2.40%) BrowserStack
5 3 (2.40%) Firebase
5 3 (2.40%) npm
5 3 (2.40%) SaaS
6 2 (1.60%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (1.60%) Lucidchart
6 2 (1.60%) PaaS
7 1 (0.80%) Heroku
7 1 (0.80%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.60%) SMS
2 1 (0.80%) HTTP
2 1 (0.80%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.20%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.00%) MySQL
2 5 (4.00%) Power BI
2 5 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.20%) Amazon Redshift
3 4 (3.20%) Data Lake
3 4 (3.20%) MySQL Workbench
3 4 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.40%) SQLite
5 2 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.80%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.80%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 22 (17.60%) Axure RP
2 19 (15.20%) Git (software)
3 18 (14.40%) Selenium
4 16 (12.80%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 12 (9.60%) Jenkins
5 12 (9.60%) JIRA
6 10 (8.00%) Maven
6 10 (8.00%) Subversion
7 5 (4.00%) JSUnit
7 5 (4.00%) JUnit
8 4 (3.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (3.20%) gulp
9 3 (2.40%) Bower
9 3 (2.40%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (2.40%) PostCSS
9 3 (2.40%) Protractor
9 3 (2.40%) Travis CI
10 2 (1.60%) Grunt
10 2 (1.60%) JMeter
10 2 (1.60%) Mocha
General
1 18 (14.40%) Finance
2 13 (10.40%) Marketing
3 7 (5.60%) Banking
4 2 (1.60%) Publishing
4 2 (1.60%) Retail
5 1 (0.80%) Automotive
5 1 (0.80%) Electronics
5 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 42 (33.60%) Developer
2 29 (23.20%) Designer
3 25 (20.00%) UX Designer
4 17 (13.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 15 (12.00%) Analyst
5 15 (12.00%) UI Engineer
6 14 (11.20%) UX Engineer
7 13 (10.40%) UX Analyst
8 11 (8.80%) Salesforce Developer
8 11 (8.80%) Software Engineer
8 11 (8.80%) UI Developer
9 10 (8.00%) Angular Developer
9 10 (8.00%) Business Analyst
10 9 (7.20%) Architect
10 9 (7.20%) DevOps Developer
10 9 (7.20%) DevOps Engineer
10 9 (7.20%) UI/UX Developer
10 9 (7.20%) UX Developer
11 7 (5.60%) Business Systems Analyst
11 7 (5.60%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (43.20%) CSS
2 53 (42.40%) HTML
3 28 (22.40%) AngularJS
4 25 (20.00%) HTML5
5 23 (18.40%) CSS3
6 22 (17.60%) REST
7 19 (15.20%) Node.js
8 15 (12.00%) jQuery
9 13 (10.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (10.40%) Web Services
10 11 (8.80%) JSON
10 11 (8.80%) React
10 11 (8.80%) SOAP
11 9 (7.20%) .NET
11 9 (7.20%) Sass
11 9 (7.20%) Visualforce
12 8 (6.40%) Angular 2
12 8 (6.40%) D3.js
12 8 (6.40%) XML
13 7 (5.60%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.60%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.40%) Mobile App
3 9 (7.20%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (6.40%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.80%) Fintech
6 5 (4.00%) RIA
7 3 (2.40%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (2.40%) Social Media
8 2 (1.60%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.80%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.80%) Blog
9 1 (0.80%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.40%) Android
2 4 (3.20%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.80%) Unix
3 1 (0.80%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (57.60%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (31.20%) Scrum
3 30 (24.00%) Wireframes
4 23 (18.40%) Test Automation
5 22 (17.60%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (16.00%) DevOps
7 19 (15.20%) Front End Development
8 17 (13.60%) BDD
8 17 (13.60%) Software Engineering
9 16 (12.80%) Problem-Solving
10 14 (11.20%) Project Management
10 14 (11.20%) Prototyping
11 13 (10.40%) E-Commerce
11 13 (10.40%) Kanban
11 13 (10.40%) Release Management
11 13 (10.40%) Usability Testing
12 11 (8.80%) Information Architecture
12 11 (8.80%) OO
13 10 (8.00%) Analytics
13 10 (8.00%) Psychology
Programming Languages
1 47 (37.60%) JavaScript
2 24 (19.20%) Java
3 15 (12.00%) SQL
4 10 (8.00%) Python
5 9 (7.20%) Apex Code
5 9 (7.20%) C#
6 8 (6.40%) C++
7 6 (4.80%) C
8 5 (4.00%) PL/SQL
8 5 (4.00%) Ruby
9 4 (3.20%) Go
9 4 (3.20%) TypeScript
10 3 (2.40%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.80%) JSX
11 1 (0.80%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.80%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (16.00%) Degree
2 6 (4.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.40%) Master's Degree
3 3 (2.40%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (1.60%) ISEB
5 1 (0.80%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.80%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.20%) Docker
Vendors
1 22 (17.60%) Salesforce.com
2 16 (12.80%) Adobe
3 6 (4.80%) ClickTale
3 6 (4.80%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.00%) Oracle
4 5 (4.00%) SAP
5 4 (3.20%) Google
6 2 (1.60%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.80%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.80%) hybris
7 1 (0.80%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.80%) Tableau
7 1 (0.80%) Xamarin