The table below looks at the statistics for the UX Designer role 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 Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 180 148 190
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +42
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 28 51 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.88% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.96% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 38 33
Average daily rate
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£378 £400 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.62% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £324 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
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 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
5406 5340 6577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.33% 92.01% 92.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4192 3896 4823
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £257 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 89 172
Average hourly rate £17.98 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £12.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £32.11 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UX Designer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 31 July 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited UX Designer in their job title 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 with UX Designer in their job title.

1 64 (100.00%) User Experience
2 22 (34.38%) HTML
3 19 (29.69%) CSS
4 18 (28.13%) Axure RP
5 17 (26.56%) Photoshop
5 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
7 15 (23.44%) JavaScript
7 15 (23.44%) Mobile App
8 13 (20.31%) E-Commerce
9 12 (18.75%) Adobe
9 12 (18.75%) Usability Testing
9 12 (18.75%) Information Architecture
10 11 (17.19%) Banking
10 11 (17.19%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (17.19%) Finance
11 8 (12.50%) Retail
12 5 (7.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 5 (7.81%) Fireworks
13 4 (6.25%) Degree
13 4 (6.25%) UX Design
13 4 (6.25%) Visualisation
14 3 (4.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 3 (4.69%) Android
14 3 (4.69%) Customer Engagement
14 3 (4.69%) Scrum
14 3 (4.69%) jQuery
14 3 (4.69%) Internet
14 3 (4.69%) Advertising
14 3 (4.69%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited UX Designer in their job title 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 with UX Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 17 (26.56%) Photoshop
2 16 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (7.81%) Fireworks
3 5 (7.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.56%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.56%) SaaS
2 1 (1.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) Internet
2 2 (3.13%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 18 (28.13%) Axure RP
2 3 (4.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 11 (17.19%) Finance
1 11 (17.19%) Banking
2 8 (12.50%) Retail
3 3 (4.69%) Advertising
4 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.13%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.13%) Marketing
5 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.56%) Electronics
5 1 (1.56%) Publishing
5 1 (1.56%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (34.38%) HTML
2 19 (29.69%) CSS
3 3 (4.69%) jQuery
4 2 (3.13%) HTML5
4 2 (3.13%) Middleware
5 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 64 (100.00%) User Experience
2 15 (23.44%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.25%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.13%) Online Banking
4 2 (3.13%) Graphic Design
4 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.56%) DTV
5 1 (1.56%) Copywriting
5 1 (1.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.69%) Android
1 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.31%) E-Commerce
3 12 (18.75%) Usability Testing
3 12 (18.75%) Information Architecture
4 11 (17.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (6.25%) UX Design
6 3 (4.69%) Scrum
6 3 (4.69%) Project Management
6 3 (4.69%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (4.69%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (3.13%) Analytics
7 2 (3.13%) B2B
7 2 (3.13%) Web Design
7 2 (3.13%) Product Management
7 2 (3.13%) Content Management
7 2 (3.13%) Industrial Design
8 1 (1.56%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (1.56%) Logistics
8 1 (1.56%) Performance Testing
8 1 (1.56%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (18.75%) Adobe
2 1 (1.56%) Atlassian
2 1 (1.56%) Facebook
2 1 (1.56%) Twitter
2 1 (1.56%) Green Hat
2 1 (1.56%) SAP
2 1 (1.56%) IBM
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