The table below looks at the statistics for the UX Designer role 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 UX Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 111 126 106
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -20
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 16 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.60% 0.44% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.48% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £365 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -14.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2516 2736 2186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 94.37% 93.25% 93.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1423 1530 1136
Average daily rate £400 £368 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 218 241
Average hourly rate £16.50 £22.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

UX Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

UX Designer
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 UX Designer across the East of England region.

UX Designer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

UX Designer
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 UX Designer across the East of England region.

UX Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

UX Designer
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 UX Designer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +5 10 £375 - 1
Norfolk - 5 £400 -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
UX Designer
England

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 24 (100.00%) User Experience
2 17 (70.83%) Axure RP
3 14 (58.33%) HTML
4 12 (50.00%) CSS
5 9 (37.50%) Photoshop
6 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (29.17%) Information Architecture
8 6 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
8 6 (25.00%) OmniGraffle
9 5 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
9 5 (20.83%) jQuery
9 5 (20.83%) Marketing
9 5 (20.83%) Competitor Analysis
9 5 (20.83%) Validation
10 4 (16.67%) Retail
11 3 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
12 2 (8.33%) Web Design
12 2 (8.33%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (8.33%) Graphic Design
12 2 (8.33%) Web Development
12 2 (8.33%) Scrum
12 2 (8.33%) Adobe
12 2 (8.33%) Flash
12 2 (8.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 2 (8.33%) Web Accessibility
13 1 (4.17%) Usability Testing
13 1 (4.17%) Visualisation

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Photoshop
2 6 (25.00%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (8.33%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 17 (70.83%) Axure RP
2 2 (8.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 5 (20.83%) Marketing
2 4 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) HTML
2 12 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (20.83%) jQuery
3 5 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (8.33%) Flash
5 1 (4.17%) XHTML
5 1 (4.17%) JSTL
5 1 (4.17%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (100.00%) User Experience
2 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.33%) Graphic Design
4 1 (4.17%) Psychology
4 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.17%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) Information Architecture
3 6 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
4 5 (20.83%) Competitor Analysis
4 5 (20.83%) Validation
5 2 (8.33%) Web Development
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) Web Design
5 2 (8.33%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (4.17%) CRM
6 1 (4.17%) Usability Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Adobe
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft