Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 32 28
Rank change year-on-year -24 -4 +30
Contract jobs citing User Experience 188 221 323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.82% 5.21% 5.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.69% 16.72% 17.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 167 201
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £313 £286 £306
90th Percentile £481 £543 £519
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year +18.06% +12.50% +30.00%

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 1,482 1,322 1,852
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 30.09% 31.15% 33.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 934 865 1,151
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £252 £259 £258
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 55 62
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.20 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.15% +1.43% +4.40%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.20 £10.78
90th Percentile £27.41 £26.25 £27.78
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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -12 154 £400 +3.23% 82
South Yorkshire -30 16 £400 -19.03% 13
North Yorkshire +9 13 £350 -9.68% 12
East Yorkshire +1 3 £625 +98.41% 2
User Experience
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 93 (49.47%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (30.32%) JavaScript
3 52 (27.66%) HTML
4 50 (26.60%) CSS
5 30 (15.96%) Wireframes
6 28 (14.89%) AngularJS
6 28 (14.89%) React
7 26 (13.83%) E-Commerce
7 26 (13.83%) Scrum
8 25 (13.30%) Mobile App
9 24 (12.77%) Microservices
10 23 (12.23%) Node.js
11 22 (11.70%) Adobe
11 22 (11.70%) C#
11 22 (11.70%) .NET
11 22 (11.70%) webpack
12 20 (10.64%) Prototyping
13 19 (10.11%) Finance
13 19 (10.11%) Android
14 18 (9.57%) Front End Development
15 17 (9.04%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (8.51%) REST
16 16 (8.51%) CMS
16 16 (8.51%) MVC
17 15 (7.98%) SQL Server
17 15 (7.98%) Apple iOS
17 15 (7.98%) Problem-Solving
18 14 (7.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
18 14 (7.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 14 (7.45%) Degree

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 16 (8.51%) CMS
2 10 (5.32%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (1.60%) nginx
4 2 (1.06%) Confluence
4 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.06%) Kentico
4 2 (1.06%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.06%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.06%) WordPress
5 1 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.53%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (7.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (3.19%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (3.19%) InVision
2 6 (3.19%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.06%) InDesign
4 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.53%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Magento
2 2 (1.06%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.53%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.38%) npm
2 4 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.60%) Office 365
4 2 (1.06%) SaaS
5 1 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.53%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.60%) SMS
2 2 (1.06%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.98%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.26%) MySQL
3 3 (1.60%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.60%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (1.60%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.06%) Redis
4 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.53%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.53%) Power BI
5 1 (0.53%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 22 (11.70%) webpack
2 13 (6.91%) Babel
3 10 (5.32%) IntelliJ
4 8 (4.26%) Git (software)
4 8 (4.26%) gulp
5 4 (2.13%) Axure RP
5 4 (2.13%) JIRA
6 3 (1.60%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (1.06%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.06%) Subversion
7 2 (1.06%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.53%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.53%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.53%) git-flow
8 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.53%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.53%) PostCSS
8 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.53%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.53%) Xcode
General
1 19 (10.11%) Finance
2 13 (6.91%) Banking
3 10 (5.32%) Marketing
4 5 (2.66%) Publishing
5 4 (2.13%) Legal
5 4 (2.13%) Retail
6 3 (1.60%) Law
7 2 (1.06%) Games
8 1 (0.53%) Back Office
8 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 61 (32.45%) Designer
2 57 (30.32%) Developer
3 48 (25.53%) UX Designer
4 16 (8.51%) Analyst
5 14 (7.45%) UI Developer
5 14 (7.45%) User Researcher
6 12 (6.38%) Business Analyst
7 10 (5.32%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (4.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 8 (4.26%) React Developer
9 7 (3.72%) Content Designer
9 7 (3.72%) Product Owner
9 7 (3.72%) Sitecore Developer
9 7 (3.72%) User Experience Researcher
10 6 (3.19%) Full Stack Developer
10 6 (3.19%) HTML CSS Developer
10 6 (3.19%) HTML Developer
10 6 (3.19%) Senior Designer
10 6 (3.19%) UI Designer
10 6 (3.19%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (27.66%) HTML
2 50 (26.60%) CSS
3 28 (14.89%) AngularJS
3 28 (14.89%) React
4 23 (12.23%) Node.js
5 22 (11.70%) .NET
6 16 (8.51%) REST
7 14 (7.45%) jQuery
7 14 (7.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 13 (6.91%) HTML5
8 13 (6.91%) JSON
9 12 (6.38%) ASP.NET
9 12 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (6.38%) Redux
10 11 (5.85%) Jest
11 10 (5.32%) CSS3
11 10 (5.32%) DOM
12 9 (4.79%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (4.26%) Vue.js
14 7 (3.72%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.30%) Mobile App
2 17 (9.04%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.19%) iPhone
4 5 (2.66%) Graphic Design
5 3 (1.60%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.60%) NHS
5 3 (1.60%) Social Media
6 2 (1.06%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.06%) Photography
7 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.53%) CMDB
7 1 (0.53%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.53%) Life Science
7 1 (0.53%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.11%) Android
2 15 (7.98%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.06%) Windows
4 1 (0.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (49.47%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (15.96%) Wireframes
3 26 (13.83%) E-Commerce
3 26 (13.83%) Scrum
4 24 (12.77%) Microservices
5 20 (10.64%) Prototyping
6 18 (9.57%) Front End Development
7 16 (8.51%) MVC
8 15 (7.98%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (6.91%) iOS Development
9 13 (6.91%) TDD
10 12 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (5.85%) DevOps
11 11 (5.85%) Rapid Prototyping
12 10 (5.32%) Benchmarking
12 10 (5.32%) SOLID
12 10 (5.32%) Translating Business Requirements
12 10 (5.32%) Web Application Development
12 10 (5.32%) Workflow
13 9 (4.79%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 57 (30.32%) JavaScript
2 22 (11.70%) C#
3 14 (7.45%) SQL
4 8 (4.26%) PHP
4 8 (4.26%) T-SQL
5 7 (3.72%) TypeScript
6 5 (2.66%) Java
7 4 (2.13%) Objective-C
8 3 (1.60%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.06%) Go
10 1 (0.53%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.53%) ES6
10 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.53%) Python
10 1 (0.53%) Ruby
10 1 (0.53%) Scala
10 1 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (7.45%) Degree
2 3 (1.60%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.06%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.53%) APMG
4 1 (0.53%) CBAP
4 1 (0.53%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.53%) ISEB
4 1 (0.53%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.60%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.06%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.53%) PMO
3 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.60%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.06%) Prometheus
2 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.53%) SCOM
2 1 (0.53%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.53%) WMI
Vendors
1 22 (11.70%) Adobe
2 10 (5.32%) Sitecore
3 5 (2.66%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.13%) Oracle
4 4 (2.13%) ServiceNow
5 3 (1.60%) Sony
6 2 (1.06%) Apple
6 2 (1.06%) hybris
6 2 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.06%) SAP
7 1 (0.53%) Alteryx
7 1 (0.53%) Cisco
7 1 (0.53%) Google
7 1 (0.53%) HP
7 1 (0.53%) Pega
7 1 (0.53%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.53%) Tableau
7 1 (0.53%) VMware