Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 27 37
Rank change year-on-year -31 +10 +32
Contract jobs citing User Experience 180 262 278
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.67% 6.19% 4.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.53% 19.42% 14.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 172 177
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - -
10th Percentile £313 £275 £310
90th Percentile £500 £552 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 - £37.50
10th Percentile £16.25 - £36.25
90th Percentile £18.75 - £38.75
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -0.68%

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 1,436 1,349 1,894
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 29.31% 31.88% 32.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 924 845 1,213
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £268 £263 £263
90th Percentile £569 £556 £565
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 47 53
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £13.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -5.11% +5.38%
10th Percentile £10.90 £9.11 £9.52
90th Percentile £35.00 £26.25 £19.80
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +8.11%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -19 140 £413 +3.77% 71
South Yorkshire -35 27 £398 -11.67% 14
North Yorkshire +4 8 £275 -26.67% 11
East Yorkshire +3 4 £625 +98.41% 4
User Experience
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 90 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (31.11%) HTML
3 48 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 45 (25.00%) CSS
5 34 (18.89%) Wireframes
6 31 (17.22%) E-Commerce
6 31 (17.22%) Scrum
7 24 (13.33%) Finance
8 23 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
9 20 (11.11%) Mobile App
10 19 (10.56%) User Stories
10 19 (10.56%) Prototyping
11 17 (9.44%) Front End Development
11 17 (9.44%) Degree
12 16 (8.89%) Adobe
13 15 (8.33%) React
13 15 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
14 14 (7.78%) SDLC
14 14 (7.78%) Test Automation
15 13 (7.22%) UX Design
15 13 (7.22%) .NET
15 13 (7.22%) C#
15 13 (7.22%) AngularJS
16 12 (6.67%) Microservices
16 12 (6.67%) Docker
16 12 (6.67%) Java
16 12 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
17 11 (6.11%) MVC
17 11 (6.11%) Tomcat
17 11 (6.11%) Linux

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 11 (6.11%) Tomcat
2 9 (5.00%) CMS
3 6 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (1.67%) Confluence
4 3 (1.67%) nginx
4 3 (1.67%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.11%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.56%) Apache
6 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (4.44%) InVision
3 4 (2.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (2.22%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.67%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (1.11%) UXPin
6 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.11%) Magento
1 2 (1.11%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.56%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.22%) npm
1 4 (2.22%) Office 365
1 4 (2.22%) SaaS
2 2 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.11%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (1.11%) GitHub
2 2 (1.11%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.11%) Slack
3 1 (0.56%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.56%) Google Tag Manager
3 1 (0.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.22%) SMS
2 2 (1.11%) DNS
3 1 (0.56%) Internet
3 1 (0.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.89%) MySQL
3 3 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.11%) Big Data
4 2 (1.11%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.11%) Redis
4 2 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.56%) DTS
5 1 (0.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (5.00%) Selenium
2 8 (4.44%) HP UFT
2 8 (4.44%) webpack
3 6 (3.33%) Axure RP
3 6 (3.33%) JIRA
4 4 (2.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 4 (2.22%) gulp
5 3 (1.67%) Babel
6 2 (1.11%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.11%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.56%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.56%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.56%) git-flow
7 1 (0.56%) PostCSS
7 1 (0.56%) Subversion
7 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (13.33%) Finance
2 7 (3.89%) Marketing
3 6 (3.33%) Retail
4 5 (2.78%) Banking
5 3 (1.67%) Publishing
6 2 (1.11%) Games
6 2 (1.11%) Legal
7 1 (0.56%) Back Office
7 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 52 (28.89%) Designer
2 48 (26.67%) Developer
3 45 (25.00%) UX Designer
4 17 (9.44%) Analyst
4 17 (9.44%) User Researcher
5 16 (8.89%) Business Analyst
6 10 (5.56%) Product Owner
7 9 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 9 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 9 (5.00%) User Experience Researcher
8 8 (4.44%) E-Commerce Analyst
8 8 (4.44%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 8 (4.44%) Java Developer
9 7 (3.89%) Product Manager
9 7 (3.89%) UI Designer
9 7 (3.89%) UI/UX Designer
10 6 (3.33%) HTML Developer
10 6 (3.33%) Mobile Designer
10 6 (3.33%) Mobile UX Designer
11 5 (2.78%) Content Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (31.11%) HTML
2 45 (25.00%) CSS
3 15 (8.33%) React
4 13 (7.22%) .NET
4 13 (7.22%) AngularJS
5 11 (6.11%) HTML5
6 10 (5.56%) CSS3
7 9 (5.00%) ASP.NET
7 9 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (5.00%) jQuery
8 7 (3.89%) Node.js
8 7 (3.89%) Redux
9 6 (3.33%) Vue.js
10 5 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (2.78%) React Native
10 5 (2.78%) RESTful
10 5 (2.78%) Sass
11 4 (2.22%) REST
12 3 (1.67%) Spring
12 3 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.78%) iPhone
4 4 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.67%) Blog
5 3 (1.67%) Minimum Viable Product
5 3 (1.67%) NHS
6 2 (1.11%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.11%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.56%) Life Science
7 1 (0.56%) Social Media
7 1 (0.56%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.11%) Linux
2 9 (5.00%) Android
3 6 (3.33%) Windows
4 4 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (18.89%) Wireframes
3 31 (17.22%) E-Commerce
3 31 (17.22%) Scrum
4 19 (10.56%) Prototyping
4 19 (10.56%) User Stories
5 17 (9.44%) Front End Development
6 15 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (7.78%) SDLC
7 14 (7.78%) Test Automation
8 13 (7.22%) UX Design
9 12 (6.67%) Microservices
9 12 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (6.11%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (6.11%) MVC
10 11 (6.11%) Service Design
11 10 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
11 10 (5.56%) Software Engineering
11 10 (5.56%) Web Application Development
12 9 (5.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 48 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 13 (7.22%) C#
3 12 (6.67%) Java
4 9 (5.00%) SQL
5 5 (2.78%) PHP
5 5 (2.78%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.22%) TypeScript
7 3 (1.67%) C
7 3 (1.67%) ES6
7 3 (1.67%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.11%) Apple Swift
8 2 (1.11%) Go
9 1 (0.56%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.56%) Ruby
9 1 (0.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (9.44%) Degree
2 5 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.56%) APMG
4 1 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.56%) CBAP
4 1 (0.56%) ISEB
4 1 (0.56%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.56%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.56%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.56%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (6.67%) Docker
2 1 (0.56%) KVM
2 1 (0.56%) Varnish
2 1 (0.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (5.00%) Rancher
2 2 (1.11%) Prometheus
3 1 (0.56%) Ansible
3 1 (0.56%) Grafana
3 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.56%) Puppet
3 1 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (8.89%) Adobe
2 10 (5.56%) Splunk
3 8 (4.44%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.89%) Sitecore
5 4 (2.22%) Google
5 4 (2.22%) Oracle
5 4 (2.22%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.67%) Cadence
6 3 (1.67%) Capita
6 3 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.67%) SAP
7 2 (1.11%) hybris
7 2 (1.11%) Tableau
7 2 (1.11%) VMware
8 1 (0.56%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.56%) Apple
8 1 (0.56%) Ariba
8 1 (0.56%) Cisco
8 1 (0.56%) Pega