Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 31 54
Rank change year-on-year -22 +23 -14
Contract jobs citing User Experience 23 31 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.82% 4.58% 1.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.10% 14.69% 6.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 8
Swindon median daily rate £425 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +6.90% -6.45%
10th Percentile £388 £319 £312
90th Percentile £600 £472 £450
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -3.23%
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 324 211 186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 39.71% 31.17% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 148 126
Swindon median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -3.03%
10th Percentile £271 £311 £246
90th Percentile £600 £575 £544
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £450 £375
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 0
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £18.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.25 £32.00 £12.36
% change year-on-year +32.03% +158.90% -43.82%

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 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for User Experience in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 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 Swindon region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 12 (52.17%) HTML
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
2 11 (47.83%) CSS
2 11 (47.83%) HTML5
3 10 (43.48%) Sass
3 10 (43.48%) Wireframes
4 8 (34.78%) Prototyping
4 8 (34.78%) LESS
5 7 (30.43%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (26.09%) Service Design
6 6 (26.09%) Docker
6 6 (26.09%) React
6 6 (26.09%) CSS3
6 6 (26.09%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (26.09%) Adobe
6 6 (26.09%) Finance
6 6 (26.09%) Web Design
6 6 (26.09%) jQuery
7 5 (21.74%) Scrum
7 5 (21.74%) TDD
7 5 (21.74%) REST
7 5 (21.74%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (17.39%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (17.39%) Separation of Concerns
8 4 (17.39%) Kubernetes
8 4 (17.39%) API Development
8 4 (17.39%) ES6
8 4 (17.39%) Handlebars
8 4 (17.39%) WebDriver

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 2 (8.70%) CMS
1 2 (8.70%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Fireworks
1 4 (17.39%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (8.70%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Internet
2 2 (8.70%) ATM
3 1 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MySQL
1 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Hudson
1 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
1 4 (17.39%) JIRA
1 4 (17.39%) Maven
1 4 (17.39%) Selenium
1 4 (17.39%) WebDriver
2 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.70%) Axure RP
3 2 (8.70%) gulp
3 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (4.35%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.35%) WebStorm
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) UI Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Designer
3 5 (21.74%) React Developer
4 3 (13.04%) UX Designer
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Project Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) HTML
2 11 (47.83%) CSS
2 11 (47.83%) HTML5
3 10 (43.48%) Sass
4 8 (34.78%) LESS
5 6 (26.09%) CSS3
5 6 (26.09%) jQuery
5 6 (26.09%) React
6 5 (21.74%) REST
7 4 (17.39%) .NET
7 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
7 4 (17.39%) Handlebars
7 4 (17.39%) Mustache
7 4 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (8.70%) .NET Core
8 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
8 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
8 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (8.70%) Entity Framework
8 2 (8.70%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Android
1 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Wireframes
3 8 (34.78%) Prototyping
4 7 (30.43%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (26.09%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (26.09%) Service Design
5 6 (26.09%) Web Design
6 5 (21.74%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (21.74%) Scrum
6 5 (21.74%) TDD
7 4 (17.39%) API Development
7 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
7 4 (17.39%) Functional Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Kanban
7 4 (17.39%) MVC
7 4 (17.39%) Pair Programming
7 4 (17.39%) SEO
7 4 (17.39%) Separation of Concerns
8 3 (13.04%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
2 4 (17.39%) ES6
2 4 (17.39%) Java
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) TypeScript
4 1 (4.35%) VB
4 1 (4.35%) VB6
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Adobe
2 4 (17.39%) Google
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) Siebel
3 2 (8.70%) Sitecore