Period
to 22 May 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 22 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 37 50
Rank change year-on-year -4 +13 -7
Contract jobs citing User Experience 16 26 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.83% 3.91% 2.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.47% 13.13% 6.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 13
Swindon median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £360 £304 £310
90th Percentile £530 £470 £448
Wiltshire median daily rate £375 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -9.09% +3.13% +6.67%
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 169 198 246
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 29.86% 29.77% 36.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 145 166
Swindon median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -9.31%
10th Percentile £303 £268 £254
90th Percentile £575 £595 £524
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £425 £369
% change year-on-year +5.88% +15.25% -7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 11
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £34.43 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.17% +175.44% -25.86%
Wiltshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.86 £16.50
% change year-on-year +26.26% -16.00% -5.71%

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 22 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for User Experience in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 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 Swindon region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) CSS
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 2 (12.50%) React
4 2 (12.50%) HTML5
4 2 (12.50%) CSS3
4 2 (12.50%) JIRA
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 2 (12.50%) WCF
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) .NET
4 2 (12.50%) Banking
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.25%) Retail
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow Management
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Balanced Scorecard
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 1 (6.25%) IIS
5 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) SOAP

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 1 (6.25%) Confluence
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) Marvel
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (6.25%) InVision
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Jasmine
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Mocha
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Designer
2 8 (50.00%) UX Designer
3 3 (18.75%) Content Designer
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Content Designer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Designer
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (12.50%) React Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Programme Test Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Test Programme Manager
5 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) CSS
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (12.50%) CSS3
2 2 (12.50%) HTML5
2 2 (12.50%) React
2 2 (12.50%) WCF
3 1 (6.25%) Enzyme
3 1 (6.25%) Jest
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) JSON
3 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (6.25%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.25%) Prototyping
4 1 (6.25%) Scorecard
4 1 (6.25%) Service Design
4 1 (6.25%) System Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (6.25%) Test Management
4 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) User Stories
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft