Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 2017 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
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 89 66
Rank change year-on-year +47 -23 +18
Contract jobs citing User Experience 116 41 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.15% 1.84% 3.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.26% 6.23% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 26 64
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +3.03% -2.94%
10th Percentile £333 £350 £333
90th Percentile £550 £494 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 0
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £27.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.38% - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £26.19 £16.68
% change year-on-year +71.84% +57.00% -24.32%

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 875 658 933
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 31.31% 29.60% 33.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 591 429 531
Surrey median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £250 £188 £238
90th Percentile £560 £575 £531
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 39 46
Surrey median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +9.50% -7.52%
10th Percentile £11.00 £14.22 £10.75
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.27 £48.13
South East median hourly rate £21.25 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.41% +10.00% +17.65%

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 12 December 2017.

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 12 December 2017.

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 12 December 2017. 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 +30 33 £488 +8.33%
Sunbury-on-Thames -2 23 £500 -
Leatherhead +5 11 £375 -16.67% 1
Reigate - 6 £525 -
Guildford -2 3 £435 +33.85%
Redhill - 2 £494 -
Chertsey - 1 £200 -
Dorking - 1 £500 -
Weybridge - 1 £400 -
User Experience
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing User Experience also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 72 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (44.83%) CSS
3 50 (43.10%) HTML
3 50 (43.10%) JavaScript
4 42 (36.21%) Scrum
5 41 (35.34%) Java
6 32 (27.59%) Node.js
7 30 (25.86%) HTML5
8 29 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 24 (20.69%) CSS3
9 24 (20.69%) Wireframes
10 23 (19.83%) Git (software)
10 23 (19.83%) Web Services
11 21 (18.10%) SOAP
11 21 (18.10%) Salesforce.com
12 20 (17.24%) jQuery
12 20 (17.24%) BDD
13 19 (16.38%) Kanban
13 19 (16.38%) System Testing
14 16 (13.79%) Analytics
14 16 (13.79%) React
14 16 (13.79%) Maven
14 16 (13.79%) Web Development
15 15 (12.93%) Spring
15 15 (12.93%) Sass
15 15 (12.93%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (12.93%) Front End Development
16 14 (12.07%) Android
17 13 (11.21%) Test Automation
17 13 (11.21%) User Acceptance Testing

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 (8.62%) WebLogic
2 7 (6.03%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.59%) Confluence
4 2 (1.72%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.86%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (9.48%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.72%) InDesign
4 1 (0.86%) InVision
4 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.86%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Eloqua
1 1 (0.86%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.48%) SaaS
2 10 (8.62%) npm
3 9 (7.76%) Firebase
4 7 (6.03%) Google Analytics
5 6 (5.17%) Adobe Analytics
6 3 (2.59%) BrowserStack
7 2 (1.72%) Lucidchart
8 1 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.45%) Network Security
2 2 (1.72%) Intranet
3 1 (0.86%) Internet
3 1 (0.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.03%) MySQL
2 5 (4.31%) Power BI
2 5 (4.31%) Spotfire
2 5 (4.31%) SQLite
3 1 (0.86%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.86%) Big Data
3 1 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.86%) Lumira
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (19.83%) Git (software)
2 16 (13.79%) Maven
3 13 (11.21%) Jenkins
3 13 (11.21%) Selenium
4 10 (8.62%) Axure RP
4 10 (8.62%) Bower
4 10 (8.62%) gulp
5 9 (7.76%) PostCSS
6 7 (6.03%) Karma Test Runner
6 7 (6.03%) Mocha
7 5 (4.31%) Subversion
8 4 (3.45%) Gradle
8 4 (3.45%) JIRA
9 3 (2.59%) Protractor
9 3 (2.59%) Travis CI
10 2 (1.72%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 1 (0.86%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.86%) SonarQube
11 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (10.34%) Finance
2 5 (4.31%) Marketing
3 2 (1.72%) Publishing
4 1 (0.86%) Advertising
4 1 (0.86%) Back Office
4 1 (0.86%) Electronics
4 1 (0.86%) Games
4 1 (0.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (49.14%) Developer
2 17 (14.66%) Designer
2 17 (14.66%) UX Designer
3 15 (12.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 12 (10.34%) Android Developer
4 12 (10.34%) Architect
5 10 (8.62%) Java Developer
5 10 (8.62%) JavaScript Developer
5 10 (8.62%) Salesforce Architect
5 10 (8.62%) Technical Leader
6 9 (7.76%) Angular Developer
6 9 (7.76%) Salesforce Technical Architect
6 9 (7.76%) Technical Architect
7 8 (6.90%) Lead Architect
8 7 (6.03%) Salesforce Developer
9 6 (5.17%) DevOps Developer
9 6 (5.17%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (5.17%) Senior Android Developer
9 6 (5.17%) UI Developer
9 6 (5.17%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (44.83%) CSS
2 50 (43.10%) HTML
3 32 (27.59%) Node.js
4 30 (25.86%) HTML5
5 29 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 24 (20.69%) CSS3
7 23 (19.83%) Web Services
8 21 (18.10%) SOAP
9 20 (17.24%) jQuery
10 16 (13.79%) React
11 15 (12.93%) Sass
11 15 (12.93%) Spring
12 11 (9.48%) REST
13 10 (8.62%) .NET
13 10 (8.62%) Angular 2
13 10 (8.62%) Apache Cordova
13 10 (8.62%) ASP.NET
13 10 (8.62%) Ionic Framework
13 10 (8.62%) JBoss Seam
13 10 (8.62%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.17%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.31%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.59%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.72%) RIA
5 2 (1.72%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.72%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.86%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.86%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.86%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.86%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.86%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.07%) Android
2 7 (6.03%) Windows
3 3 (2.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (36.21%) Scrum
3 24 (20.69%) Wireframes
4 20 (17.24%) BDD
5 19 (16.38%) Kanban
5 19 (16.38%) System Testing
6 16 (13.79%) Analytics
6 16 (13.79%) Web Development
7 15 (12.93%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (12.93%) Front End Development
8 13 (11.21%) Prototyping
8 13 (11.21%) Test Automation
8 13 (11.21%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (10.34%) Android Development
9 12 (10.34%) Usability Testing
10 11 (9.48%) Data Analytics
10 11 (9.48%) Information Architecture
10 11 (9.48%) OO
10 11 (9.48%) Project Management
11 9 (7.76%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (43.10%) JavaScript
2 41 (35.34%) Java
3 11 (9.48%) ECMAScript
4 10 (8.62%) Bash Shell
4 10 (8.62%) C#
5 5 (4.31%) ES6
5 5 (4.31%) Python
6 4 (3.45%) C
6 4 (3.45%) C++
6 4 (3.45%) Go
6 4 (3.45%) TypeScript
7 3 (2.59%) SQL
8 1 (0.86%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.86%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.86%) R
8 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (9.48%) Degree
2 4 (3.45%) CCIE
2 4 (3.45%) CCIE Routing and Switching
2 4 (3.45%) CCNA
2 4 (3.45%) CCSP
2 4 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.86%) CBAP
3 1 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.86%) IIBA
3 1 (0.86%) MCP
3 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.17%) QA
2 2 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.72%) Docker
Vendors
1 21 (18.10%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (5.17%) ClickTale
3 5 (4.31%) Tableau
4 4 (3.45%) Cisco
5 3 (2.59%) Adobe
5 3 (2.59%) Google
5 3 (2.59%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.72%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.72%) SAP
7 1 (0.86%) Citrix
7 1 (0.86%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.86%) Cognos
7 1 (0.86%) Informatica
7 1 (0.86%) Platfora
7 1 (0.86%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.86%) Workday