Period
to 16 February 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in contract job vacancies advertised in West Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 16 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

UX
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 35 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 - +13
Contract jobs citing User Experience 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 0.56% 2.90% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.56% 12.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
West Wales median daily rate - £375 -
Wales median daily rate £425 £463 £438
% change year-on-year -8.11% +5.71% +11.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - £108.00 -

User Experience is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 39 31 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 21.79% 22.46% 18.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 26
West Wales median daily rate £500 £508 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.48% +1.50% +70.21%
10th Percentile £321 £127 £240
90th Percentile £789 £635 £638
Wales median daily rate £425 £383 £386
% change year-on-year +11.11% -0.97% +7.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
West Wales median hourly rate - £26.91 -
Wales median hourly rate £16.25 £31.89 £19.50
% change year-on-year -49.04% +63.54% +21.88%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

Job postings citing User Experience as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Wales.

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in West Wales

User Experience
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing User Experience in West Wales.

Contractor daily rate trend for User Experience in West Wales

User Experience
Contract Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience within the West Wales region over the 6 months to 16 February 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
Swansea -4 1 - - 2
User Experience
Wales

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing User Experience 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 West Wales region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) IT Governance
1 1 (100.00%) OAuth
1 1 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) CQRS
1 1 (100.00%) OAuth2
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (100.00%) The Twelve-Factor App
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Leadership

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Wales 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) OAuth
1 1 (100.00%) OAuth2
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) CQRS
1 1 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (100.00%) IT Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Leadership
1 1 (100.00%) The Twelve-Factor App
1 1 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes