Period
to 19 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Adobe XD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Adobe XD over the 6 months to 19 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Adobe XD
UK
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 781 873 834
Rank change year-on-year +92 -39 -
Contract jobs citing Adobe XD 66 24 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.071% 0.023% 0.005%
As % of the Applications category 0.85% 0.27% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 15 4
UK median daily rate £450 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £325 £278 £338
90th Percentile £588 £488 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £380 £450
% change year-on-year +21.71% -15.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Adobe XD is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 7,744 8,877 8,427
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.31% 8.58% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,563 5,312 4,908
UK median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +2.19%
10th Percentile £148 £145 £150
90th Percentile £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £344 £330
% change year-on-year +1.82% +4.17% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 653 801 736
UK median hourly rate £16.74 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.42% +3.13% -3.03%
10th Percentile £10.81 £10.75 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.07 £39.50 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.31 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year +3.52% +5.00% -9.09%

Adobe XD
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Adobe XD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe XD in the UK

Adobe XD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Adobe XD.

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe XD in the UK

Adobe XD
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe XD over the 6 months to 19 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Adobe XD in the UK

Adobe XD
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe XD within the UK over the 6 months to 19 July 2019. 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
England +101 65 £450 +11.80% 46
UK excluding London +25 39 £463 +21.71% 32
London +62 26 £400 -11.11% 14
South East +42 19 £500 - 12
South West -4 13 £388 +55.00% 3
North of England +27 4 £200 -40.67% 11
North West +13 4 £200 -40.67% 8
East of England - 2 £450 - 1
East Midlands +23 1 - - 1
Midlands +20 1 - - 5

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe XD 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 with a requirement for Adobe XD.

1 65 (98.48%) Adobe
2 62 (93.94%) User Experience
3 37 (56.06%) Sketch
4 31 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (46.97%) Wireframes
5 30 (45.45%) HTML
6 28 (42.42%) Photoshop
6 28 (42.42%) CSS
7 27 (40.91%) JavaScript
8 24 (36.36%) InVision
9 23 (34.85%) Prototyping
10 20 (30.30%) Axure RP
11 18 (27.27%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
12 16 (24.24%) Balsamiq
13 14 (21.21%) Adobe Illustrator
14 11 (16.67%) Degree
14 11 (16.67%) JIRA
15 10 (15.15%) TDD
15 10 (15.15%) Analytics
15 10 (15.15%) TypeScript
15 10 (15.15%) React Native
15 10 (15.15%) React
16 9 (13.64%) Java
17 8 (12.12%) Scrum
17 8 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
17 8 (12.12%) Figma
17 8 (12.12%) Framer.js
18 7 (10.61%) Greenfield Project
18 7 (10.61%) Problem-Solving
18 7 (10.61%) Zeplin

Adobe XD
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (3.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (56.06%) Sketch
2 28 (42.42%) Photoshop
3 24 (36.36%) InVision
4 14 (21.21%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (12.12%) Figma
6 7 (10.61%) Zeplin
7 5 (7.58%) UXPin
8 2 (3.03%) Fireworks
8 2 (3.03%) Marvel
9 1 (1.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (1.52%) Flinto
9 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.52%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 5 (7.58%) Lucidchart
2 3 (4.55%) GitHub
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.52%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 20 (30.30%) Axure RP
2 16 (24.24%) Balsamiq
3 11 (16.67%) JIRA
4 7 (10.61%) Visual Studio
5 6 (9.09%) Visual Studio Code
6 4 (6.06%) Git (software)
6 4 (6.06%) GitLab
6 4 (6.06%) gulp
6 4 (6.06%) Jasmine
6 4 (6.06%) Jenkins
6 4 (6.06%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (6.06%) webpack
7 3 (4.55%) git-flow
8 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (7.58%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.55%) Marketing
4 2 (3.03%) Law
5 1 (1.52%) Back Office
5 1 (1.52%) Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Games
5 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (65.15%) Designer
2 34 (51.52%) UX Designer
3 19 (28.79%) UI Designer
4 18 (27.27%) Developer
5 13 (19.70%) UI/UX Designer
6 10 (15.15%) React Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Web Designer
7 5 (7.58%) Web UI Designer
8 4 (6.06%) Digital Designer
8 4 (6.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (4.55%) Android Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Architect
9 3 (4.55%) AWS Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Designer
9 3 (4.55%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) User Experience Architect
9 3 (4.55%) UX Developer
10 2 (3.03%) Web UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (45.45%) HTML
2 28 (42.42%) CSS
3 10 (15.15%) React
3 10 (15.15%) React Native
4 8 (12.12%) Framer.js
5 7 (10.61%) HTML5
6 6 (9.09%) Jest
6 6 (9.09%) Node.js
6 6 (9.09%) Redux
6 6 (9.09%) Vue.js
7 5 (7.58%) AngularJS
8 4 (6.06%) Ionic Framework
8 4 (6.06%) Sass
9 3 (4.55%) Apache Cordova
9 3 (4.55%) CSS3
9 3 (4.55%) JSON
10 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.52%) Ajax
10 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (1.52%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 62 (93.94%) User Experience
2 7 (10.61%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.06%) Digital Media
4 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.55%) Graphic Design
5 3 (4.55%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (3.03%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.52%) Motion Graphics
7 1 (1.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.09%) Android
2 3 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (46.97%) Wireframes
2 23 (34.85%) Prototyping
3 18 (27.27%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 10 (15.15%) Analytics
4 10 (15.15%) TDD
5 8 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (12.12%) Scrum
6 7 (10.61%) Competitor Analysis
6 7 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (10.61%) Epics
6 7 (10.61%) Front End Development
6 7 (10.61%) Market Research
6 7 (10.61%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (10.61%) Product Management
6 7 (10.61%) Psychology
6 7 (10.61%) Software Engineering
6 7 (10.61%) Usability Testing
7 6 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
7 6 (9.09%) Guerrilla Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.91%) JavaScript
2 10 (15.15%) TypeScript
3 9 (13.64%) Java
4 6 (9.09%) C++
5 2 (3.03%) PHP
6 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (16.67%) Degree
2 6 (9.09%) Master's Degree
3 5 (7.58%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
Vendors
1 65 (98.48%) Adobe
2 4 (6.06%) Cypress Semiconductor
3 2 (3.03%) Google
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.03%) OutSystems
4 1 (1.52%) Apple
4 1 (1.52%) Hotjar