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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience Designer
Rank 135 179 137
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -42
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 31 37 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.91% 0.63% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.66% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 31 48
Median daily rate £425 £378 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.58% -5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £225 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
3252 5610 5467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.62% 94.78% 94.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2639 4365 3971
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 89 95
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.60 £25.60 £35.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 73 (100.00%) User Experience
2 42 (57.53%) Wireframes
3 20 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (21.92%) Information Architecture
5 15 (20.55%) HTML
6 13 (17.81%) Axure RP
7 12 (16.44%) CSS
7 12 (16.44%) E-Commerce
7 12 (16.44%) Finance
8 11 (15.07%) Mobile App
9 9 (12.33%) Prototyping
9 9 (12.33%) UX Design
9 9 (12.33%) Competitor Analysis
10 8 (10.96%) Android
10 8 (10.96%) Apple iOS
11 7 (9.59%) OmniGraffle
11 7 (9.59%) Photoshop
11 7 (9.59%) JavaScript
12 6 (8.22%) Publishing
12 6 (8.22%) Scrum
12 6 (8.22%) Adobe Illustrator
12 6 (8.22%) Responsive Web Design
13 5 (6.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 5 (6.85%) jQuery
13 5 (6.85%) Usability Testing
13 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (6.85%) Games
13 5 (6.85%) Adobe
14 4 (5.48%) CRM
14 4 (5.48%) Retail

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 1 (1.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (9.59%) OmniGraffle
1 7 (9.59%) Photoshop
2 6 (8.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (4.11%) InVision
4 2 (2.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.37%) 3ds Max
5 1 (1.37%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.37%) GIMP
5 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) Network Security
2 1 (1.37%) Internet
Development Applications
1 13 (17.81%) Axure RP
2 5 (6.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (16.44%) Finance
2 6 (8.22%) Publishing
3 5 (6.85%) Games
4 4 (5.48%) Retail
5 3 (4.11%) Advertising
5 3 (4.11%) Banking
5 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.74%) Legal
7 1 (1.37%) Electronics
7 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.37%) Law
7 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.37%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.55%) HTML
2 12 (16.44%) CSS
3 5 (6.85%) jQuery
4 3 (4.11%) HTML5
5 2 (2.74%) CSS3
6 1 (1.37%) .NET
6 1 (1.37%) Ajax
6 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 73 (100.00%) User Experience
2 11 (15.07%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.11%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.74%) Fintech
5 2 (2.74%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.37%) Animation
6 1 (1.37%) Biotechnology
6 1 (1.37%) Blog
6 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.37%) iPhone
6 1 (1.37%) Life Science
6 1 (1.37%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.96%) Android
1 8 (10.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (57.53%) Wireframes
2 20 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (21.92%) Information Architecture
4 12 (16.44%) E-Commerce
5 9 (12.33%) Competitor Analysis
5 9 (12.33%) Prototyping
5 9 (12.33%) UX Design
6 6 (8.22%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (8.22%) Scrum
7 5 (6.85%) Usability Testing
8 4 (5.48%) Business Analysis
8 4 (5.48%) CRM
9 3 (4.11%) Workflow
10 2 (2.74%) ERP
10 2 (2.74%) Product Management
10 2 (2.74%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (2.74%) Supplier Management
10 2 (2.74%) User Stories
10 2 (2.74%) Web Design
10 2 (2.74%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.59%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.74%) Java
2 2 (2.74%) PHP
3 1 (1.37%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.11%) Degree
2 2 (2.74%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.37%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (6.85%) Adobe
2 1 (1.37%) Facebook
2 1 (1.37%) Twitter
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