The table below looks at the statistics for the User Experience Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Experience Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Architect
Rank - 208 200
Contract jobs requiring a User Experience Architect 0 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.079% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.086% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Average daily rate
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- £344 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -19.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £425 £338
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5034 5813 5919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.74% 92.36% 93.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3801 4226 4345
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £273 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 81 120
Average hourly rate £17.87 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.97% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.41 £39.51 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

User Experience Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Experience Architect in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

User Experience Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

User Experience Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing User Experience Architect across the City of London region.

User Experience Architect Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

User Experience Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited User Experience Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with User Experience Architect in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (25.00%) Axure RP
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Industrial Design
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Psychology
3 1 (25.00%) Human Factors
3 1 (25.00%) RIA
3 1 (25.00%) Usability Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management

User Experience Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited User Experience Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with User Experience Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (25.00%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (25.00%) Psychology
3 1 (25.00%) Human Factors
3 1 (25.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Information Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Industrial Design
2 1 (25.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe