Period
to 23 February 2018

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 23 February 2018 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 850 844 856
Rank change year-on-year -6 +12 +1
Contract jobs citing UserZoom 21 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.006% 0.019%
As % of the Applications category 0.24% 0.069% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 13
UK median daily rate £350 £438 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -12.50% +42.86%
10th Percentile £263 £339 £352
90th Percentile £400 £514 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £363 £450
% change year-on-year -0.69% -19.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
UK median hourly rate £27.11 £27.65 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.95% +14.11% -
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 8,863 8,668 10,794
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.74% 9.03% 9.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,428 5,131 6,356
UK median daily rate £350 £350 £350
10th Percentile £142 £145 £155
90th Percentile £559 £538 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 775 884 993
UK median hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.61% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.00 £9.99
90th Percentile £36.69 £40.59 £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.75 £15.38
% change year-on-year -1.69% -4.10% +6.07%

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 23 February 2018.

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 5 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 23 February 2018. 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 -6 21 £350 -20.00% 3
London -34 11 £325 -33.33% 1
Midlands +12 10 £360 -0.69% 1
East Midlands +9 10 £360 -0.69%
UK excluding London +5 10 £360 -0.69% 2

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, 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 21 (100.00%) User Experience
2 17 (80.95%) Ethnography
2 17 (80.95%) Usability Testing
3 13 (61.90%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (57.14%) Axure RP
5 10 (47.62%) Ethnographic Research
5 10 (47.62%) Guerrilla Testing
5 10 (47.62%) Psychology
5 10 (47.62%) Benchmarking
5 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (42.86%) Human Factors
6 9 (42.86%) Wireframes
7 8 (38.10%) Prototyping
7 8 (38.10%) InVision
7 8 (38.10%) Rapid Prototyping
7 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (33.33%) Legal
8 7 (33.33%) Marketing
8 7 (33.33%) Degree
8 7 (33.33%) Android
8 7 (33.33%) Apple iOS
8 7 (33.33%) Analytics
8 7 (33.33%) User Stories
8 7 (33.33%) Cognitive Psychology
8 7 (33.33%) Co-Creation
8 7 (33.33%) Task Model
9 6 (28.57%) Confluence
9 6 (28.57%) B2B
10 5 (23.81%) Adobe
10 5 (23.81%) HTML

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (28.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) InVision
2 2 (9.52%) Adobe Premiere
2 2 (9.52%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (4.76%) SurveyMonkey
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Axure RP
2 5 (23.81%) JIRA
General
1 7 (33.33%) Legal
1 7 (33.33%) Marketing
2 5 (23.81%) Finance
3 4 (19.05%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Games
4 1 (4.76%) Publishing
4 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) User Experience Researcher
2 5 (23.81%) User Researcher
3 1 (4.76%) Designer
3 1 (4.76%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) CSS
1 5 (23.81%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (100.00%) User Experience
2 13 (61.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Android
1 7 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Ethnography
1 17 (80.95%) Usability Testing
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) Benchmarking
2 10 (47.62%) Ethnographic Research
2 10 (47.62%) Guerrilla Testing
2 10 (47.62%) Psychology
3 9 (42.86%) Human Factors
3 9 (42.86%) Wireframes
4 8 (38.10%) Prototyping
4 8 (38.10%) Rapid Prototyping
4 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (33.33%) Analytics
5 7 (33.33%) Co-Creation
5 7 (33.33%) Cognitive Psychology
5 7 (33.33%) Task Model
5 7 (33.33%) User Stories
6 6 (28.57%) B2B
7 5 (23.81%) Qualitative Research
8 4 (19.05%) Quantitative Research
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) Actionable Recommendations
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Adobe
1 5 (23.81%) CA Agile Central