Period
to 21 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 53 102
Rank change year-on-year +9 +49 -27
Contract jobs citing User Experience 155 101 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.80% 3.76% 1.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.27% 12.07% 4.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 80 17
Surrey median daily rate £475 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% -2.94% +9.68%
10th Percentile £401 £325 £313
90th Percentile £575 £525 £540
South East median daily rate £425 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +7.32% +5.60% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 1
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £27.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +64.38% -
10th Percentile £39.88 £42.50 £26.19
90th Percentile £49.78 £48.75 £28.56
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £27.38
% change year-on-year - +64.38% +56.43%

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 1,086 837 737
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 33.65% 31.17% 31.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 770 551 484
Surrey median daily rate £463 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £290 £263 £188
90th Percentile £606 £550 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 49 46
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £25.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.00% +19.05% +11.11%
10th Percentile £14.00 £11.25 £15.88
90th Percentile £51.88 £47.50 £46.00
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £19.30 £21.16
% change year-on-year +81.39% -8.79% +20.89%

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 October 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 October 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 -20 21 £494 +3.95% 3
Reigate -5 13 £513 +2.50% 2
Redhill +8 9 £475 +46.15% 5
Guildford -14 9 £450 +5.88% 2
Woking +11 8 £405 +8.00% 5
Leatherhead -4 6 - - 6
Sunbury-on-Thames -9 5 £578 +2.81%
Chertsey +8 3 £448 +123.75% 2
Epsom - 2 £213 -
Camberley - 2 £531 - 2
Tadworth - 1 £500 -
Weybridge - 1 £275 - 4
User Experience
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 75 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (47.74%) CSS
3 67 (43.23%) HTML
4 61 (39.35%) JavaScript
5 50 (32.26%) AngularJS
6 45 (29.03%) Node.js
7 38 (24.52%) Axure RP
8 33 (21.29%) Wireframes
9 31 (20.00%) Front End Development
9 31 (20.00%) JIRA
10 29 (18.71%) Finance
11 28 (18.06%) QA
12 26 (16.77%) Scrum
13 25 (16.13%) Git (software)
13 25 (16.13%) InVision
14 24 (15.48%) Angular 2
15 23 (14.84%) Marketing
16 22 (14.19%) HTML5
17 20 (12.90%) Sass
18 19 (12.26%) Analytical Skills
19 18 (11.61%) Problem-Solving
19 18 (11.61%) CSS3
19 18 (11.61%) Confluence
19 18 (11.61%) Banking
19 18 (11.61%) Project Management
20 17 (10.97%) TDD
20 17 (10.97%) Cucumber
20 17 (10.97%) Protractor
21 16 (10.32%) Mentoring
21 16 (10.32%) Information Architecture

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 18 (11.61%) Confluence
2 5 (3.23%) CMS
3 3 (1.94%) EPiServer
4 2 (1.29%) CICS
4 2 (1.29%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.29%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.65%) Marvel
5 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.65%) WordPress
Applications
1 25 (16.13%) InVision
2 14 (9.03%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (1.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.65%) InDesign
4 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.65%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.45%) BrowserStack
2 8 (5.16%) Lucidchart
2 8 (5.16%) SaaS
3 7 (4.52%) Serverless
4 6 (3.87%) Adobe Analytics
4 6 (3.87%) Google Analytics
4 6 (3.87%) npm
5 5 (3.23%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (1.94%) IaaS
7 3 (1.94%) PaaS
8 1 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.94%) HTTP
1 3 (1.94%) SSL
2 2 (1.29%) SMS
3 1 (0.65%) Extranet
3 1 (0.65%) Internet
3 1 (0.65%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.52%) Relational Database
2 6 (3.87%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.23%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (1.94%) CouchDB
4 3 (1.94%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.94%) Qlik Sense
4 3 (1.94%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.29%) DB2
6 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.65%) GIS
6 1 (0.65%) MySQL
6 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (24.52%) Axure RP
2 31 (20.00%) JIRA
3 25 (16.13%) Git (software)
4 17 (10.97%) Cucumber
4 17 (10.97%) Protractor
5 14 (9.03%) Jasmine
6 11 (7.10%) Mocha
7 10 (6.45%) Travis CI
8 8 (5.16%) Jenkins
9 7 (4.52%) Grunt
9 7 (4.52%) JMeter
9 7 (4.52%) Subversion
10 6 (3.87%) gulp
10 6 (3.87%) Selenium
11 4 (2.58%) webpack
12 3 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (1.94%) Mercurial
12 3 (1.94%) MSBuild
12 3 (1.94%) YouTrack
13 2 (1.29%) SoapUI
General
1 29 (18.71%) Finance
2 23 (14.84%) Marketing
3 18 (11.61%) Banking
4 9 (5.81%) Back Office
5 8 (5.16%) Retail
6 5 (3.23%) Automotive
7 3 (1.94%) Legal
8 1 (0.65%) Arabic Language
8 1 (0.65%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 62 (40.00%) Developer
2 54 (34.84%) Designer
3 50 (32.26%) UX Designer
4 28 (18.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 19 (12.26%) Angular Developer
6 15 (9.68%) UI Designer
7 13 (8.39%) UI/UX Designer
8 11 (7.10%) Node.js Developer
8 11 (7.10%) Senior Designer
8 11 (7.10%) Senior UX Designer
8 11 (7.10%) UI Developer
8 11 (7.10%) UX Developer
9 9 (5.81%) Software Engineer
10 8 (5.16%) Project Manager
10 8 (5.16%) UI/UX Developer
11 6 (3.87%) Full Stack Developer
11 6 (3.87%) Mobile Designer
11 6 (3.87%) Mobile UX Designer
11 6 (3.87%) Product Owner
12 5 (3.23%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (47.74%) CSS
2 67 (43.23%) HTML
3 50 (32.26%) AngularJS
4 45 (29.03%) Node.js
5 24 (15.48%) Angular 2
6 22 (14.19%) HTML5
7 20 (12.90%) Sass
8 18 (11.61%) CSS3
9 16 (10.32%) REST
10 12 (7.74%) Web Services
11 10 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (5.81%) jQuery
13 7 (4.52%) RESTful
14 6 (3.87%) SOAP
15 5 (3.23%) .NET
15 5 (3.23%) Ajax
15 5 (3.23%) Chai
15 5 (3.23%) RAML
16 4 (2.58%) React
16 4 (2.58%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.26%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.52%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.87%) Driving Licence
4 5 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.94%) Mashup
5 3 (1.94%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.29%) Fintech
6 2 (1.29%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.29%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (1.29%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.29%) Social Media
6 2 (1.29%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.65%) Animation
7 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.65%) EPoS
7 1 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.65%) NHS
7 1 (0.65%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.65%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.58%) Android
2 3 (1.94%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (21.29%) Wireframes
3 31 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 26 (16.77%) Scrum
5 18 (11.61%) Problem-Solving
5 18 (11.61%) Project Management
6 17 (10.97%) TDD
7 16 (10.32%) Information Architecture
7 16 (10.32%) Mentoring
8 15 (9.68%) Analytics
8 15 (9.68%) OO
8 15 (9.68%) Prototyping
8 15 (9.68%) Software Engineering
9 14 (9.03%) Test Automation
9 14 (9.03%) Usability Testing
10 12 (7.74%) Asset Management
10 12 (7.74%) Collaborative Working
11 11 (7.10%) PRINCE2
12 10 (6.45%) E-Commerce
12 10 (6.45%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 61 (39.35%) JavaScript
2 13 (8.39%) TypeScript
3 11 (7.10%) Java
4 7 (4.52%) C#
4 7 (4.52%) SQL
5 5 (3.23%) C
5 5 (3.23%) C++
5 5 (3.23%) Python
6 4 (2.58%) ES6
7 3 (1.94%) Go
8 2 (1.29%) COBOL
8 2 (1.29%) Perl
8 2 (1.29%) PL/1
8 2 (1.29%) REXX
8 2 (1.29%) VB
8 2 (1.29%) VBScript
9 1 (0.65%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (5.81%) Degree
2 6 (3.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (1.94%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.29%) ISEB
4 2 (1.29%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.29%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.29%) PMP
4 2 (1.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (18.06%) QA
2 2 (1.29%) PMO
3 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.65%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (7.10%) Docker
2 2 (1.29%) ACF2
2 2 (1.29%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (1.29%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 11 (7.10%) Adobe
2 9 (5.81%) Atlassian
3 8 (5.16%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (3.87%) ClickTale
4 6 (3.87%) Cypress Semiconductor
4 6 (3.87%) MuleSoft
5 5 (3.23%) Workday
6 2 (1.29%) HP
6 2 (1.29%) IBM
7 1 (0.65%) hybris
7 1 (0.65%) Nintex