Period
to 21 May 2019

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 21 May 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.

UXPin
UK
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 821 855 810
Rank change year-on-year +34 -45 +76
Contract jobs citing UXPin 24 30 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.030% 0.014%
As % of the Applications category 0.32% 0.34% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 7
UK median daily rate £495 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.21% +26.67% -9.09%
10th Percentile £373 £416 £285
90th Percentile £575 £550 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £538 £288
% change year-on-year -7.91% +86.96% +27.78%
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 7,481 8,860 8,008
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.22% 8.80% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,407 5,352 4,665
UK median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.74% +4.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £143 £145 £150
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 620 759 729
UK median hourly rate £16.74 £16.22 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.25% +1.34% -
10th Percentile £10.80 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £44.50 £38.75 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%

UXPin
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for UXPin in the UK

UXPin
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

UXPin
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UXPin over the 6 months to 21 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UXPin in the UK

UXPin
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 21 May 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 +24 23 £495 +4.21% 3
UK excluding London +11 12 £495 -7.91% 1
London +47 11 £488 +2.63% 2
South East +18 7 - - 1
North of England +24 3 £530 -5.78%
Yorkshire +9 3 £530 -5.78%
South West -18 2 £350 +11.11%

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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 24 (100.00%) User Experience
2 21 (87.50%) Wireframes
3 16 (66.67%) Axure RP
3 16 (66.67%) Sketch
4 13 (54.17%) Balsamiq
5 12 (50.00%) Prototyping
5 12 (50.00%) CSS
5 12 (50.00%) HTML
5 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (33.33%) Framer.js
7 8 (33.33%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 7 (29.17%) InVision
8 7 (29.17%) Usability Testing
9 6 (25.00%) Adobe
9 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (25.00%) OmniGraffle
9 6 (25.00%) Adobe XD
10 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
10 5 (20.83%) Lucidchart
10 5 (20.83%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 5 (20.83%) Mobile First
10 5 (20.83%) HTML5
10 5 (20.83%) Rapid Prototyping
10 5 (20.83%) Photoshop
10 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
10 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
11 4 (16.67%) Project Management
11 4 (16.67%) CSS3
11 4 (16.67%) Heuristic Analysis

UXPin
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 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 16 (66.67%) Sketch
2 7 (29.17%) InVision
3 6 (25.00%) Adobe XD
3 6 (25.00%) OmniGraffle
4 5 (20.83%) Photoshop
5 1 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 5 (20.83%) Lucidchart
Development Applications
1 16 (66.67%) Axure RP
2 13 (54.17%) Balsamiq
3 1 (4.17%) Ant
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) Mocha
General
1 1 (4.17%) Banking
1 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
1 1 (4.17%) Prime Brokerage
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Designer
1 21 (87.50%) UX Designer
2 6 (25.00%) UI Designer
2 6 (25.00%) UI/UX Designer
3 2 (8.33%) Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Designer
3 2 (8.33%) Senior UX Designer
4 1 (4.17%) Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (4.17%) Graphic Designer
4 1 (4.17%) PowerPoint Designer
4 1 (4.17%) User Experience Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) CSS
1 12 (50.00%) HTML
2 8 (33.33%) Framer.js
3 5 (20.83%) HTML5
4 4 (16.67%) CSS3
5 3 (12.50%) jQuery
6 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.17%) Chai
6 1 (4.17%) JSON
6 1 (4.17%) Redux
6 1 (4.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (100.00%) User Experience
2 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
3 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.50%) Social Media
4 2 (8.33%) iPad
5 1 (4.17%) Fintech
5 1 (4.17%) Fixed Income
5 1 (4.17%) Graphic Design
5 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Wireframes
2 12 (50.00%) Prototyping
3 9 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (33.33%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 7 (29.17%) Usability Testing
6 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.83%) Mobile First
7 5 (20.83%) Rapid Prototyping
8 4 (16.67%) A/B Testing
8 4 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
8 4 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 4 (16.67%) Heuristic Analysis
8 4 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (16.67%) Project Management
9 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
9 3 (12.50%) Guerrilla Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Psychology
9 3 (12.50%) Scrum
9 3 (12.50%) User Stories
9 3 (12.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) ES6
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Adobe