Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 864 885 881
Rank change year-on-year +21 -4 +15
Contract jobs citing UXPin 18 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.014% 0.007%
As % of the Applications category 0.21% 0.16% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 6
UK median daily rate £500 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% +66.67%
10th Percentile £359 £300 £250
90th Percentile £530 £575 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £308 £400
% change year-on-year +30.08% -23.13% +77.78%
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 8,681 9,010 9,436
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.26% 8.79% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,118 5,526 5,522
UK median daily rate £374 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.86% - -
10th Percentile £143 £142 £150
90th Percentile £556 £566 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +6.06% +1.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 778 735 934
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.11 £10.16
90th Percentile £37.88 £36.09 £39.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.30 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +5.52% -3.33% +3.38%

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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 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UXPin in the UK

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Top 6 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 10 December 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 -26 18 £500 +25.00% 6
UK excluding London -19 14 £400 +30.08% 2
South East -11 10 - - 1
London +8 4 £500 - 4
North West -10 4 £400 +33.33%
North of England -13 4 £400 +33.33%

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 18 (100.00%) Axure RP
1 18 (100.00%) User Experience
2 12 (66.67%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
3 11 (61.11%) Prototyping
4 10 (55.56%) Wireframes
5 8 (44.44%) Scrum
6 7 (38.89%) Photoshop
6 7 (38.89%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 7 (38.89%) OmniGraffle
6 7 (38.89%) InVision
7 6 (33.33%) Service Design
7 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
7 6 (33.33%) Usability Testing
8 5 (27.78%) HTML5
8 5 (27.78%) CSS
8 5 (27.78%) HTML
8 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
8 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (27.78%) User Stories
8 5 (27.78%) Mobile First
8 5 (27.78%) CSS3
8 5 (27.78%) Framer.js
8 5 (27.78%) Guerrilla Testing
9 4 (22.22%) A/B Testing
9 4 (22.22%) Cognitive Psychology
9 4 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (22.22%) ProtoShare
9 4 (22.22%) Heuristic Analysis
9 4 (22.22%) Industrial Design
9 4 (22.22%) Adobe

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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 7 (38.89%) InVision
1 7 (38.89%) OmniGraffle
1 7 (38.89%) Photoshop
2 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 18 (100.00%) Axure RP
2 7 (38.89%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 4 (22.22%) ProtoShare
General
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Designer
2 13 (72.22%) UX Designer
3 5 (27.78%) UI Designer
3 5 (27.78%) UI/UX Designer
4 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Mobile Designer
4 3 (16.67%) Mobile UI Designer
4 3 (16.67%) Mobile UI/UX Designer
4 3 (16.67%) Mobile UX Designer
4 3 (16.67%) User Experience Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Payments Designer
6 1 (5.56%) Digital Designer
6 1 (5.56%) Digital UX Designer
6 1 (5.56%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) CSS
1 5 (27.78%) CSS3
1 5 (27.78%) Framer.js
1 5 (27.78%) HTML
1 5 (27.78%) HTML5
2 3 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (100.00%) User Experience
2 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 4 (22.22%) Graphic Design
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Android
1 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
2 11 (61.11%) Prototyping
3 10 (55.56%) Wireframes
4 8 (44.44%) Scrum
5 6 (33.33%) Service Design
5 6 (33.33%) Usability Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (27.78%) Guerrilla Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Mobile First
6 5 (27.78%) User Stories
7 4 (22.22%) A/B Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Cognitive Psychology
7 4 (22.22%) Heuristic Analysis
7 4 (22.22%) Industrial Design
7 4 (22.22%) Information Architecture
7 4 (22.22%) Psychology
7 4 (22.22%) Rapid Prototyping
7 4 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (16.67%) Qualitative Research
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Adobe
2 3 (16.67%) Google