Period
to 7 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for UserZoom skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited UserZoom over the 6 months to 7 December 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.

UserZoom
UK
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 776 876 890
Rank change year-on-year +100 +14 +10
Contract jobs citing UserZoom 16 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.021% 0.010%
As % of the Applications category 0.23% 0.25% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 7
UK median daily rate £350 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.32% +46.15% -23.53%
10th Percentile £213 £411 £248
90th Percentile £538 £514 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £475 £350
% change year-on-year -26.32% +35.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £27.11
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

UserZoom 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 6,985 8,784 9,166
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.70% 8.39% 8.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,100 5,184 5,624
UK median daily rate £365 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £140 £145 £143
90th Percentile £550 £557 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £330
% change year-on-year -2.86% +6.06% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 673 783 747
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £46.95 £39.32 £35.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.30 £14.50
% change year-on-year +14.38% +5.52% -3.33%

UserZoom
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for UserZoom in the UK

UserZoom
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UserZoom in the UK

UserZoom
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UserZoom over the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UserZoom in the UK

UserZoom
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UserZoom in the UK

UserZoom
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UserZoom within the UK over the 6 months to 7 December 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 +104 16 £350 -26.32%
UK excluding London +93 10 £350 -26.32%
London +99 6 £525 +31.25%
South West - 4 £436 -
South East +66 3 £238 -36.67%
North West - 3 £350 -
North of England - 3 £350 -

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing UserZoom 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 UserZoom.

1 16 (100.00%) User Experience
2 8 (50.00%) Axure RP
3 7 (43.75%) InVision
3 7 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (43.75%) Sketch
3 7 (43.75%) Zeplin
4 6 (37.50%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 6 (37.50%) Analytics
4 6 (37.50%) CSS
4 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 6 (37.50%) Adobe
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (31.25%) Google
5 5 (31.25%) Google Analytics
5 5 (31.25%) Product Management
5 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (31.25%) Decision-Making
6 4 (25.00%) Cognitive Science
6 4 (25.00%) Design Thinking
6 4 (25.00%) Ethnography
6 4 (25.00%) Cognitive Psychology
6 4 (25.00%) A/B Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Material Design
6 4 (25.00%) Psychology
6 4 (25.00%) Ergonomics
6 4 (25.00%) Human Factors
6 4 (25.00%) Apple
6 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (18.75%) B2B

UserZoom
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:

Applications
1 7 (43.75%) InVision
1 7 (43.75%) Sketch
1 7 (43.75%) Zeplin
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (6.25%) Camtasia
2 1 (6.25%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Google Analytics
2 3 (18.75%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) SurveyMonkey
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Designer
2 5 (31.25%) User Experience Researcher
3 4 (25.00%) Senior User Experience Researcher
3 4 (25.00%) UX Designer
4 3 (18.75%) Junior
4 3 (18.75%) Junior Designer
4 3 (18.75%) UI Designer
5 2 (12.50%) Architect
5 2 (12.50%) User Experience Architect
5 2 (12.50%) User Experience Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior User Researcher
6 1 (6.25%) Senior UX Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
6 1 (6.25%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) CSS
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) Material Design
3 3 (18.75%) CSS3
3 3 (18.75%) HTML5
3 3 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) User Experience
2 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (6.25%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (37.50%) Analytics
2 6 (37.50%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) Decision-Making
3 5 (31.25%) Product Management
3 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (25.00%) A/B Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Cognitive Psychology
4 4 (25.00%) Cognitive Science
4 4 (25.00%) Design Thinking
4 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (25.00%) Ergonomics
4 4 (25.00%) Ethnography
4 4 (25.00%) Human Factors
4 4 (25.00%) Psychology
5 3 (18.75%) Actionable Insight
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (18.75%) Prototyping
5 3 (18.75%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Actionable Recommendations
1 3 (18.75%) WCAG
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Adobe
2 5 (31.25%) Google
3 4 (25.00%) Apple
4 3 (18.75%) Qualtrics