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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 130 116 129
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 11 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.39% 0.33% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.35% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £331 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +1.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £17.50
UX Designer
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
2663 2274 2621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.80% 93.77% 93.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1687 1216 1374
Average daily rate £380 £338 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.59% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 273 286
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UX Designer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

UX Designer Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 December 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
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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 +2 7 £375 +36.36% 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
UX Designer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) User Experience
2 18 (81.82%) Axure RP
3 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (50.00%) Information Architecture
5 10 (45.45%) HTML
6 9 (40.91%) Photoshop
7 7 (31.82%) Marketing
8 6 (27.27%) CSS
8 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
8 6 (27.27%) OmniGraffle
9 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
9 5 (22.73%) Adobe
10 4 (18.18%) Product Marketing
10 4 (18.18%) Competitor Analysis
10 4 (18.18%) CMS
10 4 (18.18%) Scrum
10 4 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (18.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
10 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
11 3 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (13.64%) Validation
11 3 (13.64%) Web Design
11 3 (13.64%) jQuery
11 3 (13.64%) Degree
12 2 (9.09%) Graphic Design
12 2 (9.09%) Web Accessibility
12 2 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
12 2 (9.09%) Web Development
12 2 (9.09%) Adobe After Effects

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Photoshop
2 6 (27.27%) OmniGraffle
3 4 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (9.09%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 18 (81.82%) Axure RP
2 4 (18.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 7 (31.82%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) HTML
2 6 (27.27%) CSS
3 3 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (13.64%) jQuery
4 2 (9.09%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 22 (100.00%) User Experience
2 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
3 2 (9.09%) Graphic Design
4 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.55%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Information Architecture
3 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 4 (18.18%) Product Marketing
4 4 (18.18%) Competitor Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) Scrum
5 3 (13.64%) Validation
5 3 (13.64%) Web Design
6 2 (9.09%) Web Accessibility
6 2 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (9.09%) Web Development
6 2 (9.09%) Project Management
7 1 (4.55%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Adobe
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft