The first table below looks at the demand for User Experience Design skills 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 Design over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience Design
Rank 201 187 217
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +30
Contract jobs citing User Experience Design 14 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.29% 0.049%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.38% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 3
Average daily rate £400 £433 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.51% +57.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £356 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £625 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £325 £115
% change year-on-year
+8.46% +182.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £34.00
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5041 4725 5880
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.08% 74.88% 72.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3685 3616 4145
Average daily rate £450 £450 £454
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 52 93
Average hourly rate £25.00 £135.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.48% +440.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.52 £16.40 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £135.00 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
User Experience Design
London

User Experience Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Experience Design across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Experience Design Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

User Experience Design
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 Design across the City of London region.

User Experience Design Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

User Experience Design
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Experience Design across the City of London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

User Experience Design Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing User Experience Design also 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 that cited User Experience Design.

1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
2 4 (19.05%) HTML
2 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
2 4 (19.05%) Internet
3 3 (14.29%) CSS
3 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (14.29%) HTML5
3 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 3 (14.29%) Android
4 2 (9.52%) REST
4 2 (9.52%) CSS3
4 2 (9.52%) Axure RP
4 2 (9.52%) Workflow
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) Ajax
4 2 (9.52%) Marketing
4 2 (9.52%) JSON
4 2 (9.52%) Java EE
4 2 (9.52%) XPath
4 2 (9.52%) jQuery
4 2 (9.52%) Usability Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Java
4 2 (9.52%) XML
4 2 (9.52%) DOM
4 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing User Experience Design also 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 that cited User Experience Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.76%) Maven
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Front Office
4 1 (4.76%) Games
4 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) User Experience Designer
1 9 (42.86%) Designer
2 4 (19.05%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) User Experience Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Senior User Experience Designer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Designer
4 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Web Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) HTML
2 3 (14.29%) CSS
2 3 (14.29%) HTML5
3 2 (9.52%) REST
3 2 (9.52%) CSS3
3 2 (9.52%) Ajax
3 2 (9.52%) JSON
3 2 (9.52%) Java EE
3 2 (9.52%) jQuery
3 2 (9.52%) XML
3 2 (9.52%) DOM
4 1 (4.76%) Web Services
4 1 (4.76%) Middleware
4 1 (4.76%) Flash
4 1 (4.76%) MEAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Equities
2 1 (4.76%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 3 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
1 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
2 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) Workflow
3 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (9.52%) Usability Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) MVC
4 1 (4.76%) UML
4 1 (4.76%) CRM
4 1 (4.76%) SOA
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.76%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (4.76%) Market Research
4 1 (4.76%) Use Case
4 1 (4.76%) Email Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.52%) XPath
2 2 (9.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) JBoss
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe
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