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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UX Design over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Experience (UX) Design
London / City of London
Rank 147 144 179
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +35
Contract jobs citing UX Design 1 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% 0.47% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.040% 0.54% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 15 10
Median daily rate £475 £300 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -28.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £360 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
2475 2787 4253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.85% 86.90% 82.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1964 2211 3314
Median daily rate £500 £485 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 32
Median hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

UX Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing UX Design as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing UX Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for UX Design.

1 8 (100.00%) User Experience
2 5 (62.50%) Wireframes
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (25.00%) Puppet
3 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (25.00%) GitHub
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (25.00%) RESTEasy
3 2 (25.00%) Vagrant
3 2 (25.00%) Grunt
3 2 (25.00%) Docker
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Dropwizard
3 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (25.00%) Scala
3 2 (25.00%) RSpec
3 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (25.00%) Maven
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
3 2 (25.00%) Selenium
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) CSS

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

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Grunt
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (25.00%) Maven
1 2 (25.00%) RSpec
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
1 2 (25.00%) Vagrant
1 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (12.50%) Axure RP
2 1 (12.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Designer
1 4 (50.00%) UX Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior UX Designer
2 2 (25.00%) UX Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) Dropwizard
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) JSON
1 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (25.00%) RESTEasy
1 2 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) CSS3
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Fintech
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Wireframes
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Brand Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Guerrilla Research
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
3 1 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (25.00%) Scala
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe