Period
to 20 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 61 20 37
Rank change year-on-year -41 +17 -2
Contract jobs citing User Experience 20 41 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.14% 6.40% 3.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.54% 23.30% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 33 19
Swindon median daily rate £419 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.69% -3.03% +28.91%
10th Percentile £377 £332 £328
90th Percentile £553 £466 £471
Wiltshire median daily rate £438 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +9.38% -3.03% +28.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Swindon with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 306 176 220
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 32.69% 27.46% 32.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 128 161
Swindon median daily rate £425 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% -1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £306 £311 £172
90th Percentile £638 £575 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £463 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +8.82% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 0
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £38.27 £28.25 £13.00
% change year-on-year +35.45% +117.31% -23.52%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

Job postings citing User Experience as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swindon.

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Swindon

User Experience
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing User Experience in Swindon.

Contractor daily rate trend for User Experience in Swindon

User Experience
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in Swindon over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for User Experience in Swindon

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 9 (45.00%) HTML
2 8 (40.00%) CSS
3 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (35.00%) HTML5
3 7 (35.00%) Sass
4 6 (30.00%) .NET
4 6 (30.00%) Banking
4 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (25.00%) SQL
5 5 (25.00%) jQuery
6 4 (20.00%) Wireframes
6 4 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking
6 4 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (20.00%) Retail Banking
7 3 (15.00%) CMS
7 3 (15.00%) Use Case
7 3 (15.00%) Copywriting
7 3 (15.00%) Web Development
7 3 (15.00%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (15.00%) Sitecore
7 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (15.00%) UX Design
7 3 (15.00%) Oracle
7 3 (15.00%) ATM
7 3 (15.00%) Adobe
7 3 (15.00%) MVC
7 3 (15.00%) Commercial Awareness
7 3 (15.00%) Prototyping
7 3 (15.00%) gulp

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 3 (15.00%) CMS
1 3 (15.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) ATM
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) MySQL
1 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.00%) gulp
2 2 (10.00%) Axure RP
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (5.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (5.00%) WebStorm
General
1 6 (30.00%) Banking
2 4 (20.00%) Retail Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Designer
3 3 (15.00%) Content Designer
3 3 (15.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (15.00%) UX Designer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) UI Developer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Project Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) VBA Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) HTML
2 8 (40.00%) CSS
3 7 (35.00%) HTML5
3 7 (35.00%) Sass
4 6 (30.00%) .NET
5 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (25.00%) jQuery
6 3 (15.00%) LESS
6 3 (15.00%) Node.js
6 3 (15.00%) Razor View Engine
6 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (10.00%) .NET Core
7 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
7 2 (10.00%) LINQ
7 2 (10.00%) RESTful
8 1 (5.00%) React
8 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Online Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
2 4 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking
2 4 (20.00%) Wireframes
3 3 (15.00%) Analytics
3 3 (15.00%) Commercial Awareness
3 3 (15.00%) Copywriting
3 3 (15.00%) DevOps
3 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (15.00%) MVC
3 3 (15.00%) Prototyping
3 3 (15.00%) Use Case
3 3 (15.00%) UX Design
3 3 (15.00%) Web Development
4 2 (10.00%) Business Transformation
4 2 (10.00%) Information Security
4 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) User Stories
4 2 (10.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) TypeScript
4 2 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) VB
5 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.00%) VB6
5 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Adobe
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
1 3 (15.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (10.00%) Siebel