Period
to 23 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Axure RP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Axure RP over the 6 months to 23 August 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.

Axure RP
UK
6 months to
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 560 564 544
Rank change year-on-year +4 -20 +103
Contract jobs citing Axure RP 272 353 323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.35% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.61% 1.68% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 232 235
UK median daily rate £445 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +1.19% -1.18%
10th Percentile £337 £327 £306
90th Percentile £580 £538 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
UK median hourly rate - £17.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -56.25% -77.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -56.25% -

Axure RP is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 16,918 21,014 17,347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.72% 20.58% 18.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,994 14,389 11,883
UK median daily rate £475 £473 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.53% +5.00% +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £320 £310
90th Percentile £638 £613 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 267 224 297
UK median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +1.19% -0.59%
10th Percentile £25.30 £26.58 £28.75
90th Percentile £55.40 £52.50 £58.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.38 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.06% -0.29% +1.19%

Axure RP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Axure RP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Axure RP in the UK

Axure RP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Axure RP in the UK

Axure RP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Axure RP over the 6 months to 23 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Axure RP in the UK

Axure RP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Axure RP.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Axure RP in the UK

Axure RP
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Axure RP within the UK over the 6 months to 23 August 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 0 242 £450 +5.88% 44
London +58 160 £450 +5.88% 18
UK excluding London -47 111 £425 - 29
South East +11 34 £445 +4.71% 7
Scotland +33 25 £425 +6.25% 2
North of England -3 19 £450 +5.88% 9
South West -11 15 £388 -13.89% 4
North West -17 10 £381 -7.01% 7
East of England +19 7 £425 -5.56% 2
Midlands -2 7 £475 +5.56% 4
Yorkshire +19 6 £530 +24.71% 1
East Midlands +7 4 £525 +10.53% 4
North East +16 3 £450 +5.88% 1
West Midlands +9 3 £419 -2.90%
Northern Ireland - 3 £488 -
Wales +8 1 £418 +3.09% 1

For the 6 months to 23 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Axure RP 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 Axure RP.

1 261 (95.96%) User Experience
2 207 (76.10%) Sketch
3 192 (70.59%) Wireframes
4 158 (58.09%) Agile Software Development
5 138 (50.74%) Prototyping
6 105 (38.60%) InVision
7 98 (36.03%) Adobe
8 89 (32.72%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
9 81 (29.78%) HTML
9 81 (29.78%) Finance
10 76 (27.94%) CSS
11 72 (26.47%) Information Architecture
12 61 (22.43%) JavaScript
13 55 (20.22%) Usability Testing
14 51 (18.75%) Analytics
15 50 (18.38%) Photoshop
16 47 (17.28%) Mobile App
17 39 (14.34%) JIRA
18 36 (13.24%) Adobe Illustrator
18 36 (13.24%) Scrum
18 36 (13.24%) Responsive Web Design
19 33 (12.13%) Workshop Facilitation
20 32 (11.76%) Balsamiq
21 31 (11.40%) OmniGraffle
21 31 (11.40%) Apple iOS
21 31 (11.40%) Banking
22 30 (11.03%) Web Design
22 30 (11.03%) E-Commerce
22 30 (11.03%) Android
23 28 (10.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud

Axure RP
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 8 (2.94%) CMS
2 6 (2.21%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.47%) Confluence
4 3 (1.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.74%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.74%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.37%) Drupal
6 1 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 207 (76.10%) Sketch
2 105 (38.60%) InVision
3 50 (18.38%) Photoshop
4 36 (13.24%) Adobe Illustrator
5 31 (11.40%) OmniGraffle
6 23 (8.46%) Zeplin
7 19 (6.99%) Marvel
8 17 (6.25%) Adobe XD
9 16 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 12 (4.41%) MS Visio
11 10 (3.68%) Figma
11 10 (3.68%) UXPin
12 7 (2.57%) Flinto
13 5 (1.84%) UserZoom
14 2 (0.74%) Adobe After Effects
14 2 (0.74%) Adobe Premiere
14 2 (0.74%) Camtasia
15 1 (0.37%) InDesign
15 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Eloqua
1 1 (0.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 28 (10.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 13 (4.78%) Google Analytics
3 7 (2.57%) Adobe Analytics
4 5 (1.84%) SaaS
5 3 (1.10%) Azure
5 3 (1.10%) Office 365
6 2 (0.74%) Lucidchart
6 2 (0.74%) SurveyMonkey
7 1 (0.37%) G Suite
7 1 (0.37%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.74%) DB2
1 2 (0.74%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.37%) Big Data
2 1 (0.37%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (0.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 39 (14.34%) JIRA
2 32 (11.76%) Balsamiq
3 6 (2.21%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.47%) Subversion
5 2 (0.74%) Ant
5 2 (0.74%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.74%) JUnit
5 2 (0.74%) Maven
6 1 (0.37%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.37%) Grunt
6 1 (0.37%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.37%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.37%) Protractor
6 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 81 (29.78%) Finance
2 31 (11.40%) Banking
3 26 (9.56%) Retail
4 22 (8.09%) Public Sector
5 20 (7.35%) Marketing
6 13 (4.78%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.21%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.47%) Electronics
8 4 (1.47%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.47%) Legal
8 4 (1.47%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.74%) Publishing
10 1 (0.37%) Front Office
10 1 (0.37%) Games
10 1 (0.37%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 220 (80.88%) Designer
2 195 (71.69%) UX Designer
3 52 (19.12%) UI Designer
4 42 (15.44%) UI/UX Designer
5 28 (10.29%) Senior Designer
6 24 (8.82%) Senior UX Designer
7 15 (5.51%) User Experience Researcher
8 12 (4.41%) Developer
9 11 (4.04%) Digital Designer
10 9 (3.31%) Consultant
10 9 (3.31%) Mobile Designer
10 9 (3.31%) User Experience Consultant
11 8 (2.94%) Architect
11 8 (2.94%) Mobile UX Designer
11 8 (2.94%) User Experience Architect
12 7 (2.57%) Web Designer
13 6 (2.21%) Lead Designer
14 5 (1.84%) Digital UX Designer
14 5 (1.84%) Interaction Designer
14 5 (1.84%) Lead UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (29.78%) HTML
2 76 (27.94%) CSS
3 13 (4.78%) CSS3
4 12 (4.41%) HTML5
5 7 (2.57%) Framer.js
6 6 (2.21%) AngularJS
6 6 (2.21%) jQuery
6 6 (2.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (1.47%) .NET
7 4 (1.47%) React
7 4 (1.47%) Sass
7 4 (1.47%) SVG
7 4 (1.47%) XML
8 3 (1.10%) Material Design
8 3 (1.10%) REST
8 3 (1.10%) XHTML
8 3 (1.10%) XSLT
9 2 (0.74%) Java SE
9 2 (0.74%) Node.js
9 2 (0.74%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 261 (95.96%) User Experience
2 47 (17.28%) Mobile App
3 18 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.31%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.31%) Taxonomies
5 8 (2.94%) Graphic Design
6 7 (2.57%) Digital Media
7 6 (2.21%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.84%) Blog
8 5 (1.84%) Tandem
9 4 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.47%) Internet of Things
9 4 (1.47%) Mobile Banking
9 4 (1.47%) W3C
10 3 (1.10%) Photography
10 3 (1.10%) RIA
11 2 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.74%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.74%) Life Science
11 2 (0.74%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 31 (11.40%) Apple iOS
2 30 (11.03%) Android
3 2 (0.74%) Linux
4 1 (0.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (70.59%) Wireframes
2 158 (58.09%) Agile Software Development
3 138 (50.74%) Prototyping
4 89 (32.72%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 72 (26.47%) Information Architecture
6 55 (20.22%) Usability Testing
7 51 (18.75%) Analytics
8 36 (13.24%) Responsive Web Design
8 36 (13.24%) Scrum
9 33 (12.13%) Workshop Facilitation
10 30 (11.03%) E-Commerce
10 30 (11.03%) Web Design
11 26 (9.56%) Psychology
12 23 (8.46%) B2B
12 23 (8.46%) Rapid Prototyping
13 22 (8.09%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
13 22 (8.09%) Service Design
14 20 (7.35%) Visualisation
15 19 (6.99%) Collaborative Working
15 19 (6.99%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (22.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (1.47%) Java
3 3 (1.10%) SQL
4 1 (0.37%) C#
4 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.37%) XAML
Qualifications
1 26 (9.56%) Degree
2 3 (1.10%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.94%) WCAG
2 6 (2.21%) Actionable Recommendations
3 3 (1.10%) WAI
4 1 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) Docker
1 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.37%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.37%) Terraform
Vendors
1 98 (36.03%) Adobe
2 12 (4.41%) Google
3 6 (2.21%) ClickTale
4 5 (1.84%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.47%) Omniture
5 4 (1.47%) Qualtrics
5 4 (1.47%) SAP
6 3 (1.10%) Hotjar
6 3 (1.10%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.10%) VocaLink
7 2 (0.74%) IBM
7 2 (0.74%) iRise
8 1 (0.37%) hybris
8 1 (0.37%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.37%) Xamarin