The table below looks at the statistics for UX 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 UX Design over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience (UX) Design
Rank 192 196 196
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing UX Design 8 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.18% 0.065%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.23% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £288
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +30.43%
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 Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4402 5249 4652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.02% 77.21% 75.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3470 3862 3529
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 57 88
Average hourly rate £18.50 £23.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.27% -32.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £52.82 £107.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

UX Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

UX Design Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

UX 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 UX Design across the City of London region.

UX Design Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

UX Design
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UX Design across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

UX Design Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

UX Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing UX 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 UX Design.

1 33 (100.00%) User Experience
2 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (36.36%) HTML
3 12 (36.36%) Axure RP
4 11 (33.33%) CSS
5 8 (24.24%) Mobile App
6 6 (18.18%) REST
6 6 (18.18%) HTML5
6 6 (18.18%) Internet
6 6 (18.18%) Usability Testing
7 5 (15.15%) CMS
7 5 (15.15%) Scrum
7 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
7 5 (15.15%) CSS3
8 4 (12.12%) Analytics
8 4 (12.12%) jQuery
8 4 (12.12%) Adobe
8 4 (12.12%) Photoshop
8 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
8 4 (12.12%) Finance
8 4 (12.12%) Degree
9 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
9 3 (9.09%) Apache Flex
9 3 (9.09%) Banking
9 3 (9.09%) Ruby
9 3 (9.09%) Perl
9 3 (9.09%) ActionScript
9 3 (9.09%) Java
9 3 (9.09%) Windows
9 3 (9.09%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing UX 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 UX Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (15.15%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.06%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.03%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Axure RP
2 3 (9.09%) Grunt
2 3 (9.09%) Bower
3 2 (6.06%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (3.03%) Subversion
4 1 (3.03%) MSBuild
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) German Language
4 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Advertising
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (72.73%) Designer
2 20 (60.61%) UX Designer
3 10 (30.30%) Senior Designer
4 8 (24.24%) Senior UX Designer
5 6 (18.18%) Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Web Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Android Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Interaction Designer
8 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
8 2 (6.06%) Photoshop Designer
8 2 (6.06%) UI Designer
9 1 (3.03%) Senior Photoshop Designer
9 1 (3.03%) Senior Project Manager
9 1 (3.03%) Senior Manager
9 1 (3.03%) Project Manager
9 1 (3.03%) Junior
9 1 (3.03%) Senior UI Designer
9 1 (3.03%) Prototyper
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) HTML
2 11 (33.33%) CSS
3 6 (18.18%) REST
3 6 (18.18%) HTML5
4 5 (15.15%) CSS3
5 4 (12.12%) jQuery
6 3 (9.09%) Apache Flex
7 2 (6.06%) Android SDK
7 2 (6.06%) SOAP
7 2 (6.06%) Web Services
8 1 (3.03%) Ajax
8 1 (3.03%) Flash
8 1 (3.03%) Backbone.js
8 1 (3.03%) Sass
8 1 (3.03%) LESS
8 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 33 (100.00%) User Experience
2 8 (24.24%) Mobile App
3 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.09%) Visualisation
3 3 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (3.03%) Graphic Design
4 1 (3.03%) Psychology
4 1 (3.03%) Human Factors
4 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.03%) Online Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.03%) New Media
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
1 3 (9.09%) Android
2 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.18%) Usability Testing
3 5 (15.15%) Scrum
3 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
4 4 (12.12%) Analytics
5 3 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.06%) Android Development
6 2 (6.06%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (6.06%) Information Architecture
6 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.06%) Web Development
7 1 (3.03%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.03%) Content Management
7 1 (3.03%) Industrial Design
7 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) MVC
7 1 (3.03%) SEO
7 1 (3.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.09%) Ruby
2 3 (9.09%) Perl
2 3 (9.09%) ActionScript
2 3 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Adobe
2 2 (6.06%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) EPiServer
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