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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience Designer
Rank 130 117 162
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +45
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 31 42 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.98% 1.21% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.27% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 42 36
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £338 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £523 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £368 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -8.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00
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
3042 3318 5613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.72% 95.67% 95.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2419 2637 4295
Median daily rate £488 £475 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +9.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 49 107
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £13.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £41.50 £22.54
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 53 (100.00%) User Experience
2 33 (62.26%) Wireframes
3 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (30.19%) HTML
4 16 (30.19%) Prototyping
5 14 (26.42%) CSS
6 13 (24.53%) Photoshop
7 12 (22.64%) Information Architecture
7 12 (22.64%) Banking
7 12 (22.64%) Adobe
8 10 (18.87%) Adobe Illustrator
9 9 (16.98%) Mobile App
10 8 (15.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 8 (15.09%) Finance
10 8 (15.09%) JavaScript
11 7 (13.21%) Axure RP
11 7 (13.21%) Visualisation
12 6 (11.32%) UX Design
12 6 (11.32%) Data Visualisation
12 6 (11.32%) E-Commerce
12 6 (11.32%) WPF
13 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
14 4 (7.55%) TeamCity
14 4 (7.55%) DevExpress
14 4 (7.55%) Product Management
14 4 (7.55%) snoop
14 4 (7.55%) Apple iOS
14 4 (7.55%) Managed Extensibility Framework
14 4 (7.55%) MVVM
14 4 (7.55%) Responsive Web Design

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 (3.77%) Marvel
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Photoshop
2 10 (18.87%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (7.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (7.55%) InVision
4 3 (5.66%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (3.77%) Flinto
6 1 (1.89%) 3ds Max
6 1 (1.89%) GIMP
6 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
6 1 (1.89%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) snoop
2 1 (1.89%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) Intranet
2 1 (1.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 7 (13.21%) Axure RP
3 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
4 4 (7.55%) Bitbucket
4 4 (7.55%) NCrunch
4 4 (7.55%) NUnit
4 4 (7.55%) ReSharper
4 4 (7.55%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.77%) Dreamweaver
General
1 12 (22.64%) Banking
2 8 (15.09%) Finance
3 4 (7.55%) Front Office
4 3 (5.66%) Marketing
4 3 (5.66%) Publishing
5 2 (3.77%) Advertising
6 1 (1.89%) Games
6 1 (1.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.19%) HTML
2 14 (26.42%) CSS
3 6 (11.32%) WPF
4 4 (7.55%) .NET
4 4 (7.55%) jQuery
4 4 (7.55%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 3 (5.66%) Framer.js
6 1 (1.89%) CSS3
6 1 (1.89%) HTML5
6 1 (1.89%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 53 (100.00%) User Experience
2 9 (16.98%) Mobile App
3 7 (13.21%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.77%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.77%) Graphic Design
4 2 (3.77%) iPad
4 2 (3.77%) iPhone
4 2 (3.77%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Animation
5 1 (1.89%) Ergonomics
5 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) Motion Graphics
5 1 (1.89%) NHS
5 1 (1.89%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) Android
1 4 (7.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (62.26%) Wireframes
2 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (30.19%) Prototyping
4 12 (22.64%) Information Architecture
5 6 (11.32%) Data Visualisation
5 6 (11.32%) E-Commerce
5 6 (11.32%) UX Design
6 4 (7.55%) Garbage Collection
6 4 (7.55%) MVVM
6 4 (7.55%) Product Management
6 4 (7.55%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (7.55%) Typography
7 3 (5.66%) Guerrilla Research
7 3 (5.66%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
8 2 (3.77%) Android Development
8 2 (3.77%) Exploratory Testing
8 2 (3.77%) Iconography
8 2 (3.77%) iOS Development
8 2 (3.77%) Rapid Prototyping
8 2 (3.77%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.09%) JavaScript
2 4 (7.55%) C#
2 4 (7.55%) XAML
3 1 (1.89%) ActionScript
3 1 (1.89%) Java
3 1 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Adobe
2 4 (7.55%) DevExpress
2 4 (7.55%) IBM
2 4 (7.55%) Infragistics
2 4 (7.55%) Telerik
3 1 (1.89%) Google
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
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