Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington with a requirement for User-Centered Design (UCD) skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited User-Centered Design (UCD) over the 6 months to 12 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.

User-Centered Design (UCD)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 31 46
Rank change year-on-year +1 +15 +8
Contract jobs citing User-Centered Design (UCD) 6 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.76% 2.18% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 2.68% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 2
Warrington median daily rate £410 £715 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.66% +68.24% -10.53%
Cheshire median daily rate £410 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -6.29% +2.94% -8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

User-Centered Design (UCD) is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 186 224 362
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 85.71% 81.45% 88.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 151 266
Warrington median daily rate £363 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.44% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £197 £155 £225
90th Percentile £571 £663 £694
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 7
Warrington median hourly rate £35.00 £11.71 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +198.89% -21.93% -11.76%
10th Percentile £13.99 £8.38 £9.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £33.40 £33.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.42 £20.14
% change year-on-year +13.49% -23.45% +13.35%

User-Centered Design (UCD)
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

Job postings citing User-Centered Design (UCD) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Warrington.

Job vacancy trend for User-Centered Design (UCD) in Warrington

User-Centered Design (UCD)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing User-Centered Design (UCD) in Warrington.

Contractor daily rate trend for User-Centered Design (UCD) in Warrington

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing User-Centered Design (UCD) 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 across the Warrington region with a requirement for User-Centered Design (UCD).

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (83.33%) Analytics
2 5 (83.33%) Qualitative Research
2 5 (83.33%) Cognitive Psychology
2 5 (83.33%) Quantitative Research
2 5 (83.33%) Decision-Making
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Psychology
2 5 (83.33%) Blog
2 5 (83.33%) Market Research
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis

User-Centered Design (UCD)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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:

Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) User Researcher
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Analytics
2 5 (83.33%) Cognitive Psychology
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (83.33%) Decision-Making
2 5 (83.33%) Market Research
2 5 (83.33%) Psychology
2 5 (83.33%) Qualitative Research
2 5 (83.33%) Quantitative Research
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree