Period
to 14 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 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
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 17 22
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5 -
Contract jobs citing User Experience 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 1.06% 1.15% 2.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.13% 3.33% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Worcestershire median daily rate £425 £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +70.00% -28.57% -
10th Percentile £413 £225 £285
90th Percentile £438 £275 £390
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +15.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £33.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year - +34.69% -42.35%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Worcestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32 30 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 34.04% 34.48% 43.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 40
Worcestershire median daily rate £438 £208 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +110.59% -35.08% -20.00%
10th Percentile £413 £138 £209
90th Percentile £488 £324 £397
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £385 £388
% change year-on-year +3.90% -0.65% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 8
Worcestershire median hourly rate £16.50 - £13.25
10th Percentile £11.14 - £11.72
90th Percentile £17.60 - £16.69
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £15.64 £15.50
% change year-on-year +1.34% +0.90% -11.43%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Worcestershire

User Experience
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Experience in Worcestershire

User Experience
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

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 Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 14 November 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
Worcester +8 1 £425 +70.00% 3
User Experience
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Game Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (100.00%) Java 8

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Java 8
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript