Period
to 4 July 2020

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 4 July 2020 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
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 457 562 578
Rank change year-on-year +105 +16 +4
Contract jobs citing Axure RP 125 301 346
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.32% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.65% 1.64% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 185 209
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £308 £336 £325
90th Percentile £562 £575 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 7,571 18,404 20,576
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.33% 19.71% 19.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,938 12,137 14,125
Median daily rate £500 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +8.14%
10th Percentile £328 £333 £315
90th Percentile £670 £638 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 306 239
Median hourly rate £37.50 £43.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.79% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £21.25 £23.63 £26.08
90th Percentile £60.00 £53.75 £61.50
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -6.98% +1.18% -

Axure RP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Axure RP in the UK

Axure RP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Axure RP.

Daily rate trend for Axure RP in the UK

Axure RP
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Axure RP over the 6 months to 4 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Axure RP in the UK

Axure RP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Axure RP.

Hourly rate trend for Axure RP in the UK

Axure RP
Top 14 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 4 July 2020. 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 +111 99 £450 - 15
London +100 69 £450 - 10
UK excluding London +134 53 £450 +5.88% 5
Scotland +60 20 £450 +12.50%
South East +119 13 £431 -3.09% 3
North of England +93 6 £393 -12.78% 1
Yorkshire +78 5 £390 -26.42% 1
South West +62 5 £438 +12.90%
Midlands +81 3 £310 -32.97% 1
East of England +65 3 £550 -3.51%
West Midlands +63 3 £310 -27.06%
Wales +35 3 £430 +2.99%
Work from Home +1 3 £315 - 1
North West +56 1 £450 +7.46%

For the 6 months to 4 July 2020, 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.

1 112 (89.60%) User Experience
2 84 (67.20%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (60.00%) Wireframes
4 66 (52.80%) Sketch
5 61 (48.80%) Prototyping
6 56 (44.80%) InVision
7 46 (36.80%) Adobe
8 44 (35.20%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
9 35 (28.00%) HTML
10 26 (20.80%) CSS
11 22 (17.60%) HTML5
12 21 (16.80%) Balsamiq
13 20 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
13 20 (16.00%) Adobe XD
13 20 (16.00%) Degree
14 18 (14.40%) JavaScript
14 18 (14.40%) Finance
15 17 (13.60%) Figma
16 16 (12.80%) Banking
17 15 (12.00%) Adobe Illustrator
17 15 (12.00%) W3C
17 15 (12.00%) Usability Testing
18 14 (11.20%) Problem-Solving
19 13 (10.40%) Scrum
20 12 (9.60%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
20 12 (9.60%) Quantitative Research
20 12 (9.60%) Qualitative Research
20 12 (9.60%) Front End Development
21 11 (8.80%) OmniGraffle
21 11 (8.80%) CSS3

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 5 (4.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (4.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.20%) Confluence
3 1 (0.80%) Apache
3 1 (0.80%) Moodle
3 1 (0.80%) WordPress
Applications
1 66 (52.80%) Sketch
2 56 (44.80%) InVision
3 20 (16.00%) Adobe XD
4 17 (13.60%) Figma
5 15 (12.00%) Adobe Illustrator
6 11 (8.80%) OmniGraffle
6 11 (8.80%) Zeplin
7 8 (6.40%) Photoshop
8 7 (5.60%) UserZoom
9 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Office
9 6 (4.80%) MS Visio
10 5 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 4 (3.20%) Adobe Premiere
11 4 (3.20%) Camtasia
12 3 (2.40%) UXPin
13 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
13 1 (0.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.80%) Azure
1 6 (4.80%) GitHub
2 5 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 4 (3.20%) SurveyMonkey
4 2 (1.60%) Heroku
5 1 (0.80%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.00%) DB2
2 3 (2.40%) Big Data
3 1 (0.80%) GIS
3 1 (0.80%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (16.80%) Balsamiq
2 10 (8.00%) JIRA
3 7 (5.60%) Subversion
4 6 (4.80%) Jasmine
4 6 (4.80%) Karma Test Runner
4 6 (4.80%) Visual Studio
5 5 (4.00%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.60%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.60%) Grunt
7 1 (0.80%) Ant
7 1 (0.80%) JUnit
7 1 (0.80%) Maven
7 1 (0.80%) SpecFlow
General
1 18 (14.40%) Finance
2 16 (12.80%) Banking
3 11 (8.80%) Public Sector
3 11 (8.80%) Retail
4 10 (8.00%) Investment Banking
5 8 (6.40%) Corporate Banking
5 8 (6.40%) Marketing
5 8 (6.40%) Retail Banking
6 4 (3.20%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.40%) Publishing
7 3 (2.40%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.60%) Games
9 1 (0.80%) Military
9 1 (0.80%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 95 (76.00%) Designer
2 80 (64.00%) UX Designer
3 28 (22.40%) UI Designer
4 19 (15.20%) UI/UX Designer
5 16 (12.80%) Developer
6 12 (9.60%) Senior Designer
6 12 (9.60%) Senior UX Designer
7 9 (7.20%) UX Developer
8 8 (6.40%) UI Developer
9 7 (5.60%) UI/UX Developer
9 7 (5.60%) User Experience Researcher
10 6 (4.80%) Architect
11 5 (4.00%) Visual Designer
12 4 (3.20%) Digital Designer
12 4 (3.20%) User Experience Architect
13 3 (2.40%) Digital UX Designer
13 3 (2.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 3 (2.40%) HTML Developer
13 3 (2.40%) Lead Architect
13 3 (2.40%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (28.00%) HTML
2 26 (20.80%) CSS
3 22 (17.60%) HTML5
4 11 (8.80%) CSS3
5 7 (5.60%) Sass
6 6 (4.80%) REST
6 6 (4.80%) RESTful
6 6 (4.80%) Swagger
7 5 (4.00%) AngularJS
7 5 (4.00%) Node.js
8 4 (3.20%) Web Services
9 3 (2.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (1.60%) Framer.js
10 2 (1.60%) jQuery
10 2 (1.60%) SOAP
10 2 (1.60%) XML
11 1 (0.80%) J2EE
11 1 (0.80%) Java SE
11 1 (0.80%) JSON
11 1 (0.80%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 112 (89.60%) User Experience
2 20 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (12.00%) W3C
4 11 (8.80%) Mobile App
5 6 (4.80%) Data Structures
6 5 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (3.20%) Graphic Design
7 4 (3.20%) Video Editing
8 2 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.60%) Video\Live Streaming
9 1 (0.80%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.80%) Derivative
9 1 (0.80%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.80%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.00%) Android
1 10 (8.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (5.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (67.20%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (60.00%) Wireframes
3 61 (48.80%) Prototyping
4 44 (35.20%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 15 (12.00%) Usability Testing
6 14 (11.20%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (10.40%) Scrum
8 12 (9.60%) Front End Development
8 12 (9.60%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
8 12 (9.60%) Qualitative Research
8 12 (9.60%) Quantitative Research
9 11 (8.80%) E-Commerce
9 11 (8.80%) Mobile First
9 11 (8.80%) User Stories
10 10 (8.00%) Ergonomics
10 10 (8.00%) Information Architecture
10 10 (8.00%) Service Design
11 9 (7.20%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (7.20%) UX Design
12 8 (6.40%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (14.40%) JavaScript
2 6 (4.80%) C#
3 3 (2.40%) Java
4 2 (1.60%) SQL
5 1 (0.80%) ES6
Qualifications
1 20 (16.00%) Degree
2 8 (6.40%) SC Cleared
2 8 (6.40%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.40%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.80%) CIPD
4 1 (0.80%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.80%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.80%) QA
2 4 (3.20%) WCAG
3 2 (1.60%) WAI
Vendors
1 46 (36.80%) Adobe
2 5 (4.00%) IBM
2 5 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.80%) Atlassian
3 1 (0.80%) Curam
3 1 (0.80%) Google
3 1 (0.80%) Salesforce.com