The first table below looks at the demand for User Experience Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Experience Design over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East of England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience Design
Rank 141 116 133
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +17
Contract jobs citing User Experience Design 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.095% 0.089% 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.13% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £375 - £115
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £325 £115
% change year-on-year
+8.07% +182.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £34.00
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2277 1543 2150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 72.22% 68.52% 68.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1291 851 1067
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 120 199
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £16.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
User Experience Design
England

User Experience Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Experience Design across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Experience Design Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

User Experience Design
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing User Experience Design across the East of England region.

User Experience Design Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

User Experience Design
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing User Experience Design across the East of England region.

User Experience Design Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

User Experience Design
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience Design within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -7 3 £375 -
Norfolk - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
User Experience Design
England

User Experience Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing User Experience Design also 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 that cited User Experience Design.

1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) Web Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Advertising
2 2 (66.67%) Product Management
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Benchmarking
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) W3C
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
3 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (33.33%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Insight
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management

User Experience Design
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing User Experience Design also 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 that cited User Experience Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (33.33%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SiteCatalyst
General
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Advertising
2 2 (66.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Product Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Designer
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior User Experience Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) XHTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) Web Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Product Management
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Benchmarking
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Insight
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Usability Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) WAI
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe