Period
to 18 January 2020

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 18 January 2020 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
18 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 49 53 37
Rank change year-on-year +4 -16 -14
Contract jobs citing User Experience 119 193 212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.76% 3.97% 4.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.07% 13.80% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 131 181
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03% +8.55%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £304
90th Percentile £544 £525 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £46.95 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +38.08% -2.86% +6.55%

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 986 1,399 1,314
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 31.18% 28.79% 29.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 605 871 868
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +0.61% +2.50%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £218
90th Percentile £575 £538 £557
England median daily rate £473 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -0.53% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 70 48
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.70 £16.40 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.02% +2.50% +7.64%
10th Percentile £10.16 £10.40 £9.81
90th Percentile £35.00 £24.83 £39.48
England median hourly rate £23.66 £21.00 £20.66
% change year-on-year +12.68% +1.67% +3.28%

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 18 January 2020.

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 18 January 2020. 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 -3 95 £430 +7.50% 46
South Yorkshire +6 9 £533 +25.29% 12
North Yorkshire +2 9 £450 - 3
East Yorkshire +4 1 - - 1
User Experience
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2020, 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 72 (60.50%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (24.37%) JavaScript
3 28 (23.53%) Git (software)
4 27 (22.69%) Scrum
5 22 (18.49%) CSS
6 20 (16.81%) HTML
7 19 (15.97%) REST
8 18 (15.13%) Java
8 18 (15.13%) React
9 17 (14.29%) Apple iOS
9 17 (14.29%) Jenkins
9 17 (14.29%) Mobile App
10 16 (13.45%) Node.js
10 16 (13.45%) Wireframes
10 16 (13.45%) InVision
11 15 (12.61%) Public Sector
11 15 (12.61%) Analytics
11 15 (12.61%) E-Commerce
12 14 (11.76%) Test Automation
12 14 (11.76%) AWS
12 14 (11.76%) Sketch
13 13 (10.92%) Prototyping
13 13 (10.92%) Azure
13 13 (10.92%) Android
13 13 (10.92%) JIRA
13 13 (10.92%) iOS Development
14 12 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (10.08%) Apple Swift
15 11 (9.24%) Android Development
15 11 (9.24%) GitHub

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 10 (8.40%) Confluence
2 7 (5.88%) Apache Spark
2 7 (5.88%) OpenStack
3 5 (4.20%) CMS
4 2 (1.68%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.84%) Drupal
Applications
1 16 (13.45%) InVision
2 14 (11.76%) Sketch
3 6 (5.04%) Figma
3 6 (5.04%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (4.20%) Photoshop
5 3 (2.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (1.68%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (1.68%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.84%) Marvel
7 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.52%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.84%) Magento
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.76%) AWS
2 13 (10.92%) Azure
3 11 (9.24%) GitHub
4 10 (8.40%) Slack
5 9 (7.56%) GCP
6 7 (5.88%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (1.68%) Office 365
8 1 (0.84%) Google Tag Manager
8 1 (0.84%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.68%) Skype
2 1 (0.84%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.40%) MongoDB
2 7 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (5.88%) Apache Hive
2 7 (5.88%) Big Data
2 7 (5.88%) Flink
2 7 (5.88%) Hadoop
2 7 (5.88%) HBase
2 7 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.52%) MySQL
4 1 (0.84%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 17 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 13 (10.92%) JIRA
4 11 (9.24%) Axure RP
4 11 (9.24%) Xcode
5 10 (8.40%) Sonatype Nexus
6 8 (6.72%) webpack
7 6 (5.04%) Babel
7 6 (5.04%) Balsamiq
8 5 (4.20%) Bitbucket
9 4 (3.36%) git-flow
9 4 (3.36%) Maven
10 3 (2.52%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (1.68%) gulp
11 2 (1.68%) MSTest
11 2 (1.68%) NUnit
12 1 (0.84%) Dreamweaver
12 1 (0.84%) GitLab
12 1 (0.84%) Karma Test Runner
12 1 (0.84%) Protractor
General
1 15 (12.61%) Public Sector
2 10 (8.40%) Finance
3 7 (5.88%) Marketing
4 6 (5.04%) Banking
5 5 (4.20%) Financial Institution
5 5 (4.20%) Retail
6 2 (1.68%) Games
7 1 (0.84%) Back Office
7 1 (0.84%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (32.77%) Developer
2 28 (23.53%) Designer
3 20 (16.81%) UX Designer
4 14 (11.76%) Architect
5 12 (10.08%) React Developer
6 10 (8.40%) Android Developer
7 9 (7.56%) Product Owner
8 8 (6.72%) Analyst
9 7 (5.88%) Data Architect
9 7 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 6 (5.04%) Big Data Architect
10 6 (5.04%) Business Analyst
10 6 (5.04%) Lead Architect
11 5 (4.20%) E-Commerce Product Owner
11 5 (4.20%) iOS Developer
11 5 (4.20%) JavaScript Developer
11 5 (4.20%) User Experience Architect
12 4 (3.36%) Digital Product Owner
12 4 (3.36%) UI Developer
12 4 (3.36%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (18.49%) CSS
2 20 (16.81%) HTML
3 19 (15.97%) REST
4 18 (15.13%) React
5 16 (13.45%) Node.js
6 11 (9.24%) JSON
7 8 (6.72%) Jest
8 7 (5.88%) Kafka
8 7 (5.88%) Redux
9 6 (5.04%) .NET
9 6 (5.04%) CSS3
9 6 (5.04%) Semantic HTML
9 6 (5.04%) Tailwind CSS
10 5 (4.20%) RESTful
11 4 (3.36%) ASP.NET
11 4 (3.36%) HTML5
11 4 (3.36%) React Native
11 4 (3.36%) Spring
11 4 (3.36%) Spring Boot
12 3 (2.52%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 12 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.88%) Public Cloud
4 6 (5.04%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.52%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.52%) NHS
5 3 (2.52%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.52%) W3C
6 2 (1.68%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (1.68%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.68%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.84%) Animation
7 1 (0.84%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.84%) iPhone
7 1 (0.84%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 13 (10.92%) Android
3 2 (1.68%) Linux
3 2 (1.68%) Unix
3 2 (1.68%) Windows
3 2 (1.68%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.68%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.84%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (60.50%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (22.69%) Scrum
3 16 (13.45%) Wireframes
4 15 (12.61%) Analytics
4 15 (12.61%) E-Commerce
5 14 (11.76%) Test Automation
6 13 (10.92%) iOS Development
6 13 (10.92%) Prototyping
7 11 (9.24%) Android Development
8 10 (8.40%) Front End Development
8 10 (8.40%) Kanban
8 10 (8.40%) SEO
8 10 (8.40%) Service Design
9 9 (7.56%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (7.56%) Qualitative Research
9 9 (7.56%) Software Engineering
9 9 (7.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (7.56%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
10 8 (6.72%) Microservices
10 8 (6.72%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (24.37%) JavaScript
2 18 (15.13%) Java
3 12 (10.08%) Apple Swift
4 9 (7.56%) SQL
5 8 (6.72%) Python
6 7 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 7 (5.88%) Go
6 7 (5.88%) Kotlin
6 7 (5.88%) Perl
6 7 (5.88%) Scala
7 6 (5.04%) PHP
8 5 (4.20%) C#
9 4 (3.36%) Java 8
10 3 (2.52%) ES8
10 3 (2.52%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.68%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.84%) C
12 1 (0.84%) ES6
12 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.84%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (2.52%) Degree
2 2 (1.68%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.84%) ISEB
3 1 (0.84%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.84%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.84%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.36%) QA
2 1 (0.84%) P3O
2 1 (0.84%) SLA
2 1 (0.84%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (5.88%) HDFS
2 3 (2.52%) Docker
3 2 (1.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (5.88%) Hadoop YARN
1 7 (5.88%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.84%) Rancher
2 1 (0.84%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 7 (5.88%) Tableau
2 6 (5.04%) Oracle
3 4 (3.36%) Adobe
3 4 (3.36%) AppDynamics
3 4 (3.36%) Google
3 4 (3.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.36%) Splunk
4 2 (1.68%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.84%) Hotjar
5 1 (0.84%) Xamarin