Period
to 12 December 2018

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 12 December 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 36 24
Rank change year-on-year -18 -12 +25
Contract jobs citing User Experience 181 205 323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.63% 4.61% 6.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.26% 15.37% 18.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 165 196
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £325 £309 £303
90th Percentile £488 £538 £531
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 - -
England median hourly rate £34.00 £33.76 £32.35
% change year-on-year +0.71% +4.37% +29.39%

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 1,476 1,334 1,702
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 29.63% 29.99% 31.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 929 874 1,055
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.61% +2.50% +3.90%
10th Percentile £259 £238 £225
90th Percentile £550 £562 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 55 73
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.88 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.78% +10.34% +5.00%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.20 £9.80
90th Percentile £24.91 £34.92 £28.75
England median hourly rate £20.25 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.24% +2.50% +5.26%

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 12 December 2018.

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 12 December 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
West Yorkshire -4 144 £400 +3.23% 73
South Yorkshire -27 21 £425 -10.53% 16
North Yorkshire +1 12 £388 +3.33% 8
East Yorkshire 0 2 £638 +70.00% 3
User Experience
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 97 (53.59%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (34.25%) JavaScript
3 50 (27.62%) HTML
4 49 (27.07%) CSS
5 35 (19.34%) Scrum
6 33 (18.23%) AngularJS
7 28 (15.47%) C#
7 28 (15.47%) .NET
7 28 (15.47%) E-Commerce
8 27 (14.92%) React
9 25 (13.81%) Node.js
10 24 (13.26%) Microservices
10 24 (13.26%) Wireframes
11 23 (12.71%) Mobile App
12 22 (12.15%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
12 22 (12.15%) Finance
13 21 (11.60%) MVC
13 21 (11.60%) Adobe
14 20 (11.05%) REST
14 20 (11.05%) webpack
15 19 (10.50%) SQL
16 18 (9.94%) ASP.NET
16 18 (9.94%) SQL Server
16 18 (9.94%) jQuery
17 17 (9.39%) Android
17 17 (9.39%) Degree
17 17 (9.39%) CMS
17 17 (9.39%) TDD
17 17 (9.39%) Prototyping
17 17 (9.39%) Front End Development

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 17 (9.39%) CMS
2 11 (6.08%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (2.76%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.21%) WordPress
5 3 (1.66%) Kentico
5 3 (1.66%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.10%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.55%) Apache
7 1 (0.55%) Confluence
7 1 (0.55%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (6.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (2.21%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (2.21%) InDesign
2 4 (2.21%) InVision
2 4 (2.21%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.55%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (1.66%) Magento
2 2 (1.10%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.52%) npm
2 7 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.31%) Office 365
4 3 (1.66%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.66%) OneDrive
5 2 (1.10%) GitHub
6 1 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.55%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.66%) Firewall
1 3 (1.66%) Skype
2 2 (1.10%) Bluetooth
2 2 (1.10%) DNS
2 2 (1.10%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.21%) MySQL
3 3 (1.66%) Redis
3 3 (1.66%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.10%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.55%) Power BI
5 1 (0.55%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (11.05%) webpack
2 11 (6.08%) Babel
3 10 (5.52%) gulp
3 10 (5.52%) IntelliJ
4 7 (3.87%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.76%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.21%) Axure RP
7 3 (1.66%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 3 (1.66%) git-flow
7 3 (1.66%) Xcode
8 2 (1.10%) JIRA
9 1 (0.55%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.55%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.55%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.55%) Grunt
9 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.55%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.55%) Subversion
9 1 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.55%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (12.15%) Finance
2 12 (6.63%) Banking
3 11 (6.08%) Marketing
4 4 (2.21%) Law
4 4 (2.21%) Legal
5 3 (1.66%) Publishing
5 3 (1.66%) Retail
6 2 (1.10%) Back Office
6 2 (1.10%) Games
7 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 63 (34.81%) Developer
2 51 (28.18%) Designer
3 40 (22.10%) UX Designer
4 19 (10.50%) Analyst
5 15 (8.29%) UI Developer
6 13 (7.18%) Business Analyst
7 11 (6.08%) .NET Developer
8 10 (5.52%) Product Owner
9 9 (4.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 9 (4.97%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (4.42%) User Researcher
10 8 (4.42%) Web Developer
11 7 (3.87%) React Developer
11 7 (3.87%) Sitecore Developer
12 6 (3.31%) Agile Product Owner
12 6 (3.31%) Angular Developer
12 6 (3.31%) Digital Product Owner
12 6 (3.31%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
12 6 (3.31%) iOS Developer
12 6 (3.31%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (27.62%) HTML
2 49 (27.07%) CSS
3 33 (18.23%) AngularJS
4 28 (15.47%) .NET
5 27 (14.92%) React
6 25 (13.81%) Node.js
7 20 (11.05%) REST
8 18 (9.94%) ASP.NET
8 18 (9.94%) jQuery
9 16 (8.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (8.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 15 (8.29%) HTML5
11 14 (7.73%) JSON
12 13 (7.18%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (6.63%) Redux
14 11 (6.08%) Jest
15 10 (5.52%) DOM
15 10 (5.52%) Vue.js
16 9 (4.97%) CSS3
17 8 (4.42%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.71%) Mobile App
2 10 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.87%) Graphic Design
4 6 (3.31%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.76%) Social Media
6 4 (2.21%) Photography
7 3 (1.66%) iPhone
8 2 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.55%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.55%) CMDB
9 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.55%) Life Science
9 1 (0.55%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.39%) Android
2 16 (8.84%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.10%) Linux
3 2 (1.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (53.59%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (19.34%) Scrum
3 28 (15.47%) E-Commerce
4 24 (13.26%) Microservices
4 24 (13.26%) Wireframes
5 22 (12.15%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 21 (11.60%) MVC
7 17 (9.39%) Front End Development
7 17 (9.39%) Prototyping
7 17 (9.39%) TDD
8 16 (8.84%) SDLC
9 14 (7.73%) iOS Development
10 13 (7.18%) Problem-Solving
10 13 (7.18%) Web Development
11 12 (6.63%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (6.63%) Service Design
11 12 (6.63%) User Stories
12 11 (6.08%) DevOps
12 11 (6.08%) OOP
12 11 (6.08%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 62 (34.25%) JavaScript
2 28 (15.47%) C#
3 19 (10.50%) SQL
4 9 (4.97%) PHP
4 9 (4.97%) T-SQL
4 9 (4.97%) TypeScript
5 5 (2.76%) Apple Swift
5 5 (2.76%) Java
6 4 (2.21%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.66%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.10%) Go
9 1 (0.55%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.55%) ES6
9 1 (0.55%) Python
9 1 (0.55%) Ruby
9 1 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (9.39%) Degree
2 3 (1.66%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.10%) APMG
3 2 (1.10%) CBAP
3 2 (1.10%) ISEB
3 2 (1.10%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.55%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.55%) MCP
4 1 (0.55%) MCSA
4 1 (0.55%) MCSE
4 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.21%) Actionable Recommendations
2 2 (1.10%) COSO
2 2 (1.10%) GDPR
2 2 (1.10%) ISO 31000
2 2 (1.10%) QA
3 1 (0.55%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (3.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.10%) Prometheus
1 2 (1.10%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.55%) SCOM
2 1 (0.55%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.55%) WMI
Vendors
1 21 (11.60%) Adobe
2 11 (6.08%) Sitecore
3 9 (4.97%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.21%) ServiceNow
5 3 (1.66%) Cisco
5 3 (1.66%) Sony
6 2 (1.10%) Apple
6 2 (1.10%) hybris
6 2 (1.10%) IronPort
6 2 (1.10%) SAP
7 1 (0.55%) Alteryx
7 1 (0.55%) Google
7 1 (0.55%) HP
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle
7 1 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.55%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.55%) Tableau
7 1 (0.55%) VMware
7 1 (0.55%) Xamarin