The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had UX Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience Designer
Rank 120 152 172
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +20
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 39 43 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.13% 0.78% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.82% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 36 40
Median daily rate £400 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £106.25 - -
UX Designer
London

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
3273 5234 5946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.95% 95.51% 94.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2658 3967 4354
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 81 87
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.60 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.52% -7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £27.50 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured UX Designer in the job title.

UX Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

UX Designer
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 Designer across the City of London region.

UX Designer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

UX Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UX Designer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

UX Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

UX Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UX Designer across the City of London region.

UX Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, UX Designer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 92 (100.00%) User Experience
2 29 (31.52%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (22.83%) HTML
4 19 (20.65%) Photoshop
4 19 (20.65%) Finance
5 18 (19.57%) UX Design
6 17 (18.48%) Information Architecture
6 17 (18.48%) CSS
6 17 (18.48%) E-Commerce
6 17 (18.48%) Adobe Illustrator
7 14 (15.22%) Axure RP
8 12 (13.04%) Competitor Analysis
8 12 (13.04%) Adobe
9 11 (11.96%) Project Management
9 11 (11.96%) JavaScript
9 11 (11.96%) Retail
10 10 (10.87%) Use Case
10 10 (10.87%) User Stories
10 10 (10.87%) Mobile App
11 9 (9.78%) Apple iOS
11 9 (9.78%) Android
11 9 (9.78%) Fireworks
11 9 (9.78%) Electronics
12 8 (8.70%) Games
13 7 (7.61%) HTML5
14 6 (6.52%) Front End Development
14 6 (6.52%) Publishing
15 5 (5.43%) Scrum
15 5 (5.43%) Web Design
15 5 (5.43%) jQuery

UX Designer Skill Set
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.17%) Node.js
2 1 (1.09%) CMS
2 1 (1.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (20.65%) Photoshop
2 17 (18.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (9.78%) Fireworks
4 4 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (3.26%) MS Visio
5 3 (3.26%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (2.17%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (1.09%) InDesign
7 1 (1.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 14 (15.22%) Axure RP
2 5 (5.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.09%) gulp
General
1 19 (20.65%) Finance
2 11 (11.96%) Retail
3 9 (9.78%) Electronics
4 8 (8.70%) Games
5 6 (6.52%) Publishing
6 4 (4.35%) Banking
6 4 (4.35%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.17%) Back Office
7 2 (2.17%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.09%) Front Office
8 1 (1.09%) Law
8 1 (1.09%) Legal
8 1 (1.09%) Marketing
8 1 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (22.83%) HTML
2 17 (18.48%) CSS
3 7 (7.61%) HTML5
4 5 (5.43%) jQuery
5 4 (4.35%) AngularJS
6 3 (3.26%) CSS3
7 2 (2.17%) Silverlight
8 1 (1.09%) .NET
8 1 (1.09%) Ajax
8 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.09%) Flash
8 1 (1.09%) Sass
8 1 (1.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 92 (100.00%) User Experience
2 10 (10.87%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.35%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.17%) Fintech
5 2 (2.17%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.09%) Blog
6 1 (1.09%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.09%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.78%) Android
1 9 (9.78%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (31.52%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (19.57%) UX Design
3 17 (18.48%) E-Commerce
3 17 (18.48%) Information Architecture
4 12 (13.04%) Competitor Analysis
5 11 (11.96%) Project Management
6 10 (10.87%) Use Case
6 10 (10.87%) User Stories
7 6 (6.52%) Front End Development
8 5 (5.43%) Scrum
8 5 (5.43%) Web Design
9 4 (4.35%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (4.35%) Usability Testing
10 3 (3.26%) Business Analysis
10 3 (3.26%) CRM
10 3 (3.26%) Kanban
10 3 (3.26%) Workflow
11 2 (2.17%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (2.17%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.96%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.17%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.09%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (13.04%) Adobe
2 1 (1.09%) Facebook
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.09%) Twitter
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: Circa £400/ day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £275 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago