Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for UXPin skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited UXPin over the 6 months to 18 October 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.

UXPin
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 864 851 888
Rank change year-on-year -13 +37 +11
Contract jobs citing UXPin 20 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.016% 0.006%
As % of the Applications category 0.23% 0.18% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 5
UK median daily rate £500 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.93% +3.57% -17.65%
10th Percentile £379 £300 £245
90th Percentile £565 £463 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £308 £388
% change year-on-year +38.21% -20.65% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

UXPin 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 8,639 8,737 9,722
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.38% 8.79% 9.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,138 5,256 5,699
UK median daily rate £366 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.64% +4.48% -4.29%
10th Percentile £145 £145 £148
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +7.69% +1.56% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 794 674 966
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £40.72 £38.00 £40.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year +3.33% -7.69% +12.07%

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Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for UXPin in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UXPin in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UXPin over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UXPin in the UK

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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 UXPin within the UK over the 6 months to 18 October 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 +3 20 £500 +37.93% 12
UK excluding London -14 14 £425 +38.21% 4
South East -3 9 - - 3
London -17 6 £500 +25.00% 8
North West -17 4 £400 +33.33%
North of England -28 4 £400 +33.33% 1
South West -14 1 £450 +40.63%

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing UXPin 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 UXPin.

1 20 (100.00%) User Experience
2 18 (90.00%) Axure RP
3 10 (50.00%) Scrum
4 9 (45.00%) InVision
4 9 (45.00%) Prototyping
5 8 (40.00%) Wireframes
5 8 (40.00%) Service Design
5 8 (40.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 8 (40.00%) OmniGraffle
5 8 (40.00%) Photoshop
5 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (35.00%) Usability Testing
6 7 (35.00%) Guerrilla Testing
7 5 (25.00%) Graphic Design
7 5 (25.00%) HTML
8 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 4 (20.00%) CSS
8 4 (20.00%) MS Visio
8 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (20.00%) Psychology
8 4 (20.00%) Industrial Design
8 4 (20.00%) Google
8 4 (20.00%) Information Architecture
8 4 (20.00%) HTML5
8 4 (20.00%) User Stories
8 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
8 4 (20.00%) ProtoShare
8 4 (20.00%) CSS3
8 4 (20.00%) Framer.js
8 4 (20.00%) Cognitive Psychology

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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 9 (45.00%) InVision
2 8 (40.00%) OmniGraffle
2 8 (40.00%) Photoshop
3 4 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 18 (90.00%) Axure RP
2 8 (40.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 4 (20.00%) ProtoShare
General
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Designer
2 14 (70.00%) UX Designer
3 3 (15.00%) Payments Designer
3 3 (15.00%) UI Designer
3 3 (15.00%) UI/UX Designer
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Digital Designer
4 2 (10.00%) Mobile Designer
4 2 (10.00%) Mobile UI Designer
4 2 (10.00%) Mobile UI/UX Designer
4 2 (10.00%) Mobile UX Designer
4 2 (10.00%) User Experience Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Digital UX Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Designer
5 1 (5.00%) User Experience Manager
5 1 (5.00%) User Experience Practitioner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) CSS
2 4 (20.00%) CSS3
2 4 (20.00%) Framer.js
2 4 (20.00%) HTML5
3 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (5.00%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 20 (100.00%) User Experience
2 5 (25.00%) Graphic Design
3 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Scrum
2 9 (45.00%) Prototyping
3 8 (40.00%) Service Design
3 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (40.00%) Wireframes
4 7 (35.00%) Guerrilla Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Usability Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) Cognitive Psychology
5 4 (20.00%) Industrial Design
5 4 (20.00%) Information Architecture
5 4 (20.00%) Psychology
5 4 (20.00%) User Stories
6 3 (15.00%) A/B Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Analytics
6 3 (15.00%) Copywriting
6 3 (15.00%) Qualitative Research
6 3 (15.00%) Quantitative Research
6 3 (15.00%) Rapid Prototyping
6 3 (15.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Google
2 3 (15.00%) Adobe
3 1 (5.00%) Apple