Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 856 855 887
Rank change year-on-year -1 +32 -9
Contract jobs citing UserZoom 25 12 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.013% 0.027%
As % of the Applications category 0.29% 0.14% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 28
UK median daily rate £410 £375 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% -28.57% +31.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £375 £600
% change year-on-year +8.00% -37.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
UK median hourly rate - £50.00 £24.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +107.34% -
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 8,599 8,406 10,135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.40% 8.79% 9.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,097 4,923 6,011
UK median daily rate £373 £353 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.82% +4.29% +0.15%
10th Percentile £145 £150 £150
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £342 £330 £323
% change year-on-year +3.64% +2.33% -0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 759 690 886
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £16.12 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.36% -2.30% +10.00%
10th Percentile £10.73 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £38.75 £43.75 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - -6.06% +13.79%

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 15 August 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 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 15 August 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 -8 25 £410 +9.33%
UK excluding London -6 21 £405 +8.00%
Midlands -9 13 £393 +4.67%
East Midlands - 12 £410 -
South East -15 8 £413 -
London -24 4 £450 +28.57%
West Midlands -26 1 £375 -

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 25 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 25 (100.00%) Axure RP
1 25 (100.00%) User Experience
2 23 (92.00%) Ethnography
3 22 (88.00%) Prototyping
4 21 (84.00%) Ethnographic Research
5 20 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (72.00%) Wireframes
8 17 (68.00%) Guerrilla Testing
8 17 (68.00%) InVision
8 17 (68.00%) Benchmarking
8 17 (68.00%) Rapid Prototyping
9 16 (64.00%) Task Model
9 16 (64.00%) User Stories
10 15 (60.00%) HTML
10 15 (60.00%) CSS
10 15 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (52.00%) Psychology
11 13 (52.00%) Co-Creation
12 12 (48.00%) Cognitive Psychology
12 12 (48.00%) Apple iOS
12 12 (48.00%) Human Factors
12 12 (48.00%) Degree
12 12 (48.00%) Android
13 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
13 10 (40.00%) Analytics
14 9 (36.00%) Marketing
14 9 (36.00%) CA Agile Central
14 9 (36.00%) Finance

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 9 (36.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 17 (68.00%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Adobe Analytics
Development Applications
1 25 (100.00%) Axure RP
2 9 (36.00%) JIRA
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
1 9 (36.00%) Marketing
2 8 (32.00%) Legal
3 2 (8.00%) Publishing
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Law
4 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) User Experience Researcher
2 8 (32.00%) User Researcher
3 6 (24.00%) Designer
3 6 (24.00%) UX Designer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Designer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) CSS
1 15 (60.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (100.00%) User Experience
2 20 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Android
1 12 (48.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Usability Testing
2 23 (92.00%) Ethnography
3 22 (88.00%) Prototyping
4 21 (84.00%) Ethnographic Research
5 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (72.00%) Wireframes
7 17 (68.00%) Benchmarking
7 17 (68.00%) Guerrilla Testing
7 17 (68.00%) Rapid Prototyping
8 16 (64.00%) Task Model
8 16 (64.00%) User Stories
9 15 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (52.00%) Co-Creation
10 13 (52.00%) Psychology
11 12 (48.00%) Cognitive Psychology
11 12 (48.00%) Human Factors
12 10 (40.00%) Analytics
13 8 (32.00%) B2B
14 5 (20.00%) Quantitative Research
14 5 (20.00%) Remote Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe
2 1 (4.00%) Capita
2 1 (4.00%) Hotjar