Period
to 19 March 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 19 March 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 50 47 19
Rank change year-on-year -3 -28 +43
Contract jobs citing User Experience 182 213 305
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.88% 4.53% 6.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.39% 15.63% 20.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 177 173
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £405 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.85% -4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £313
90th Percentile £538 £502 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £32.00 £43.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year -25.58% +8.86% -6.51%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,359 1,363 1,455
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 29.00% 28.97% 32.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 860 889 892
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £256 £250 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £575
England median daily rate £475 £463 £438
% change year-on-year +2.70% +5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 52 69
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.86 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.66% +20.69% -6.45%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.81 £9.80
90th Percentile £26.00 £43.63 £29.60
England median hourly rate £20.25 £21.79 £19.63
% change year-on-year -7.09% +11.03% -1.88%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Yorkshire

User Experience
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Experience in Yorkshire

User Experience
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for User Experience in Yorkshire

User Experience
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for User Experience in Yorkshire

User Experience
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 March 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
West Yorkshire -5 123 £400 - 79
South Yorkshire -14 43 £462 +1.54% 24
North Yorkshire -1 9 £488 +30.00% 12
User Experience
England

For the 6 months to 19 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 108 (59.34%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (32.97%) HTML
3 58 (31.87%) CSS
4 56 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 42 (23.08%) Scrum
6 31 (17.03%) Node.js
7 29 (15.93%) Service Design
8 28 (15.38%) Mobile App
8 28 (15.38%) Git (software)
9 26 (14.29%) Finance
10 25 (13.74%) AngularJS
11 24 (13.19%) .NET
11 24 (13.19%) C#
12 23 (12.64%) Java
12 23 (12.64%) HTML5
12 23 (12.64%) JSON
12 23 (12.64%) React
12 23 (12.64%) Front End Development
13 22 (12.09%) Jenkins
13 22 (12.09%) REST
13 22 (12.09%) TDD
14 21 (11.54%) SQL
15 20 (10.99%) Sass
16 19 (10.44%) Prototyping
16 19 (10.44%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
16 19 (10.44%) ASP.NET
16 19 (10.44%) E-Commerce
16 19 (10.44%) jQuery
17 18 (9.89%) CMS
17 18 (9.89%) User Stories

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 18 (9.89%) CMS
2 10 (5.49%) Confluence
3 9 (4.95%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (2.20%) Drupal
5 4 (2.20%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (1.65%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (1.65%) Kentico
6 3 (1.65%) Mule
6 3 (1.65%) WordPress
7 2 (1.10%) Jadu
7 2 (1.10%) TYPO3
8 1 (0.55%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 8 (4.40%) InVision
2 5 (2.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.10%) InDesign
3 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.10%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (1.10%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.10%) UXPin
4 1 (0.55%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.10%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (1.10%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (1.10%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 2 (1.10%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (1.10%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) Magento
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.04%) GitHub
3 10 (5.49%) Slack
4 6 (3.30%) Office 365
5 5 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (2.20%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (2.20%) OneDrive
7 3 (1.65%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 3 (1.65%) npm
8 1 (0.55%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.55%) IaaS
8 1 (0.55%) PaaS
8 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.20%) Firewall
1 4 (2.20%) Skype
2 2 (1.10%) Bluetooth
2 2 (1.10%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.10%) SAN
3 1 (0.55%) Internet
3 1 (0.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.34%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.40%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (4.40%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 6 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.75%) SAP HANA
5 3 (1.65%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.55%) Big Data
6 1 (0.55%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.55%) MySQL
6 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.55%) Power BI
6 1 (0.55%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.55%) Redis
Development Applications
1 28 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 22 (12.09%) Jenkins
3 15 (8.24%) Sonatype Nexus
4 14 (7.69%) Maven
5 13 (7.14%) JIRA
6 10 (5.49%) webpack
7 9 (4.95%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 9 (4.95%) Xcode
8 8 (4.40%) gulp
9 5 (2.75%) Artifactory
9 5 (2.75%) GitLab
9 5 (2.75%) SonarQube
9 5 (2.75%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.65%) Babel
10 3 (1.65%) IntelliJ
10 3 (1.65%) JUnit
10 3 (1.65%) Mockito
10 3 (1.65%) Selenium
11 2 (1.10%) Axure RP
11 2 (1.10%) git-flow
General
1 26 (14.29%) Finance
2 8 (4.40%) Banking
3 6 (3.30%) Marketing
4 3 (1.65%) Publishing
5 2 (1.10%) Back Office
5 2 (1.10%) Games
6 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Law
6 1 (0.55%) Legal
6 1 (0.55%) Military
6 1 (0.55%) Retail
6 1 (0.55%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (40.66%) Developer
2 47 (25.82%) Designer
3 34 (18.68%) UX Designer
4 19 (10.44%) Analyst
5 15 (8.24%) .NET Developer
5 15 (8.24%) Business Analyst
6 14 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 12 (6.59%) iOS Developer
8 11 (6.04%) User Researcher
9 9 (4.95%) Architect
9 9 (4.95%) Technical Architect
10 8 (4.40%) Agile Business Analyst
10 8 (4.40%) UI Designer
11 7 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
11 7 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
11 7 (3.85%) UI/UX Designer
11 7 (3.85%) Web Developer
12 6 (3.30%) React Developer
12 6 (3.30%) UI Developer
13 5 (2.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (32.97%) HTML
2 58 (31.87%) CSS
3 31 (17.03%) Node.js
4 25 (13.74%) AngularJS
5 24 (13.19%) .NET
6 23 (12.64%) HTML5
6 23 (12.64%) JSON
6 23 (12.64%) React
7 22 (12.09%) REST
8 20 (10.99%) Sass
9 19 (10.44%) ASP.NET
9 19 (10.44%) jQuery
10 16 (8.79%) CSS3
11 15 (8.24%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (8.24%) Spring
12 14 (7.69%) LESS
12 14 (7.69%) Spring Boot
13 13 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
13 13 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (5.49%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 13 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.75%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (2.75%) Social Media
4 4 (2.20%) Blog
4 4 (2.20%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.65%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.65%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.10%) Photography
7 1 (0.55%) CMDB
7 1 (0.55%) Fintech
7 1 (0.55%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.55%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.89%) Apple iOS
2 12 (6.59%) Android
3 1 (0.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (59.34%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (23.08%) Scrum
3 29 (15.93%) Service Design
4 23 (12.64%) Front End Development
5 22 (12.09%) TDD
6 19 (10.44%) E-Commerce
6 19 (10.44%) Prototyping
6 19 (10.44%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 18 (9.89%) User Stories
8 17 (9.34%) iOS Development
8 17 (9.34%) MVC
8 17 (9.34%) Web Development
9 13 (7.14%) DevOps
9 13 (7.14%) Kanban
9 13 (7.14%) Microservices
9 13 (7.14%) Wireframes
10 12 (6.59%) Responsive Web Design
11 11 (6.04%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (6.04%) Rapid Prototyping
11 11 (6.04%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 56 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 24 (13.19%) C#
3 23 (12.64%) Java
4 21 (11.54%) SQL
5 11 (6.04%) Java 8
6 10 (5.49%) Apple Swift
7 7 (3.85%) PHP
7 7 (3.85%) T-SQL
7 7 (3.85%) TypeScript
8 5 (2.75%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.65%) Python
10 1 (0.55%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.55%) Ruby
10 1 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (6.59%) DBS Check
2 10 (5.49%) Degree
3 8 (4.40%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.30%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.65%) ISEB
5 3 (1.65%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.55%) APMG
6 1 (0.55%) CBAP
6 1 (0.55%) MCP
6 1 (0.55%) MCSA
6 1 (0.55%) MCSE
6 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.20%) Actionable Recommendations
2 3 (1.65%) GDPR
2 3 (1.65%) QA
2 3 (1.65%) SLA
3 2 (1.10%) COSO
3 2 (1.10%) ISO 31000
4 1 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.55%) P3O
4 1 (0.55%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (3.85%) Docker
2 4 (2.20%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (3.85%) Puppet
2 3 (1.65%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.55%) SCOM
3 1 (0.55%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.55%) WMI
Vendors
1 17 (9.34%) Adobe
2 12 (6.59%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.95%) AppDynamics
3 9 (4.95%) Splunk
4 8 (4.40%) SAP
4 8 (4.40%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.65%) Cisco
5 3 (1.65%) IronPort
5 3 (1.65%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.10%) Apple
6 2 (1.10%) Oracle
7 1 (0.55%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.55%) CyberArk
7 1 (0.55%) Google
7 1 (0.55%) HP
7 1 (0.55%) SolarWinds